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Japanese defense ship arrives at Hambantota port

Japanese defense ship arrives at Hambantota port

Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force ship ‘Ikazuchi’ has arrived at the port of Hambantota today (15) on a goodwill visit, Sri Lanka Navy Read more…

“Since Eastern Province Has No Chief Minister, Ministers or Council, the Governor Can Take Over Powers of the Chief Minister, Ministers or Council To Solve Issues” Says New Eastern Governor MLAM Hizbullah

“Since Eastern Province Has No Chief Minister, Ministers or Council, the Governor Can Take Over Powers of the Chief Minister, Ministers or Council To Solve Issues” Says New Eastern Governor MLAM Hizbullah

Newly-appointed Governor of the Eastern Province, M.L.A.M. Hizbullah, in an interview with Ceylon Today says, “I created a problem by being selected as Read more…

Committee rejects MoU for defence pact with US

Committee rejects MoU for defence pact with US

A committee has rejected most of the content in a memorandum of understanding submitted by the US government to the Sri Lankan defence Read more…

Bank of China offers Sri Lanka $300 million loan, option to raise to $1 billion – Report

Bank of China offers Sri Lanka $300 million loan, option to raise to $1 billion – Report

Bank of China, one of the four biggest state-owned commercial banks in China, has offered Sri Lanka a loan of $300 million which Read more…

SLPP rejects Steering Committee report on new Constitution

SLPP rejects Steering Committee report on new Constitution

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) yesterday said it rejects the Steering Committee report presented to the Constitutional Assembly (CA) and would work Read more…

Urgent bill to dilute 13A powers
13 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Urgent bill to dilute 13A powers »

An urgent bill which seeks to change a clause in the 13th Amendment to the constitution, will be submitted to Parliament soon.

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President to visit Killinochchi
13 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

President to visit Killinochchi »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa is to undertake a visit to Killinochchi on Saturday, the EPDP media unit said today.

The EPDP said that Read more…

Appoint civilian instead of Rtd. Military officer as NP Governor – Ranil
13 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Appoint civilian instead of Rtd. Military officer as NP Governor – Ranil »

In a letter to President Mahinda Rajapaksa, Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremasinghe today called for the appointment of a civilian instead of a Read more…

13A dilution bid worries India
13 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

13A dilution bid worries India »

India is deeply worried about the seemingly determined efforts being made by the Sri Lankan government to dilute provisions of the 13th Read more…

Australia to free Tamil family
13 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Australia to free Tamil family »

A family of five Tamil refugees – including a toddler born in detention almost three years ago – have been cleared for Read more…

Rudrakumar wants ties with India
13 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Rudrakumar wants ties with India »

Former LTTE member and peace negotiator V. Rudrakumar, who is now the self appointed ‘Prime Minister’ of the Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam Read more…

DIG Vaas remanded over murder
13 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

DIG Vaas remanded over murder »

Police DIG Vaas Gunawardena has been remanded over the murder of a businessman from Bambalapitiya.

He was ordered to be remanded till Read more…

UN gives all clear for Sri Lanka
13 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UN gives all clear for Sri Lanka »

Sri Lanka is no more included in the UN Secretary General’s annual report on children in armed conflict, the office of the Read more…

UNP and the JHU had decided to continue dialogue
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UNP and the JHU had decided to continue dialogue »

The opposition UNP and the JHU had decided to continue dialogue in order to reach a consensus on the amendments to the Read more…

No changes to the 13 amendment
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

No changes to the 13 amendment »

The President last week gave one week ultimatum to discuss the 2 clauses of the 13th Amendment after government coalition members Ministers Read more…