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US and Sri Lanka discuss defence ties

US and Sri Lanka discuss defence ties

The United States and Sri Lanka have had talks on the defense relations between both countries.

The discussion took place at Read more…

EU urges Sri Lanka to maintain moratorium on executions

EU urges Sri Lanka to maintain moratorium on executions

The European Union (EU) has reiterated its opposition to the use of the death penalty in all circumstances and encouraged Sri Lanka to Read more…

SLPP to establish main election operation centre in Battaramulla!

SLPP to establish main election operation centre in Battaramulla!

The Sri Lanka Podu Jana Peramuna (SLPP) has taken a decision to establish a central election operations centre at Nelum Mawatha, Battaramulla with the aim Read more…

World Bank South Asia VP holds talks with President

World Bank South Asia VP holds talks with President

he World Bank Vice President for South Asia, Hartwing Schafer had talks with President Maithripala Sirisena at the President”s Official Residence in Colombo.

Secretary to Read more…

Mannar mass grave: carbon dating results received

Mannar mass grave: carbon dating results received

The results of the radiocarbon dating tests carried out by a lab in the U.S. on the bone samples recovered from the mass Read more…

Manmohan Singh Angered By Mahinda Rajapaksa’s
11 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Manmohan Singh Angered By Mahinda Rajapaksa’s »

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is “extremely annoyed”by Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s recent subtle efforts to undermine the quantum of devolution Read more…

Vote as you wish on 13A says MR
11 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Vote as you wish on 13A says MR »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa told the coalition partners of the United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) that they can vote as they wish in Read more…

Move to dilute 13-A: Friday Forum urges political parties to resist
10 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Move to dilute 13-A: Friday Forum urges political parties to resist »

The Friday Forum has urged political parties and civil society groups to oppose government moves to dilute the 13th Amendment to the Read more…

Eknaligoda’s wife willing to debate MP
10 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Eknaligoda’s wife willing to debate MP »

Missing journalist Prageeth Eknaligoda’s wife Sandhya today urged MP Arundhika Fernando to come forward and debate her to validate the recent statements Read more…

Homagama judge freed on bail
10 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Homagama judge freed on bail »

Homagama District Court Judge Sunil Abeysinghe was freed on bail today by the Colombo Chief Magistrate.

He is alleged to have solicited a Read more…

Catholic Bishops’ Conference requests govt. to discuss new Constitution
10 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Catholic Bishops’ Conference requests govt. to discuss new Constitution »

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Sri Lanka requested the government not to proceed with amending the 13th amendment but to discuss with Read more…

UK’s Most Influential Trade Unions To Support ‘Tamil Freedom Struggle’
10 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UK’s Most Influential Trade Unions To Support ‘Tamil Freedom Struggle’ »

“The union representatives recounted the role the unions have historically played in bringing global injustices – such as Apartheid in South Africa Read more…

Boat with up to 60 migrants sinks
9 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Boat with up to 60 migrants sinks »

A boat carrying up to 60 asylum seekers has capsized in the Indian Ocean en route to Australia, with 13 people confirmed Read more…

India will push for 13A in full
9 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India will push for 13A in full »

India says it will push for the implementation of the 13th Amendment to the constitution in full.

Speaking to the Jaffna based Read more…

More arrests over Lankan couple case
9 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

More arrests over Lankan couple case »

Two persons, including a key accused wanted for the abduction of a Sri Lankan born British couple in Chennai recently were arrested Read more…