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PM instructs not to rush to announce a UNP Presidential candidate

PM instructs not to rush to announce a UNP Presidential candidate

Prime Minster and United National Party (UNP) leader has advised the UNP parliamentary group not to be hasty to announce a name of the Presidential Read more…

Economy in Sri Lanka continues to bleed

Economy in Sri Lanka continues to bleed

While the people of this country are suffering from not being able to fulfil their basic requirements, the economic situation in the country continues to Read more…

Yesterday Tamils, today Muslims and tomorrow who?

Yesterday Tamils, today Muslims and tomorrow who?

From the time of S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike’s election victory in 1956, one and only one issue had dominated political party campaigns in this country; and that Read more…

Major General Shavendra Silva’s service extended

Major General Shavendra Silva’s service extended

President Maithripala Sirisena in his capacity as the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces has extended the service of Major General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Staff Read more…

SL sign agreement to send unlimited skilled workers to Japan

SL sign agreement to send unlimited skilled workers to Japan

An agreement will be signed by the Sri Lankan and Japanese governments tomorrow (19), enabling Sri Lanka to send an unlimited number of skilled workers Read more…

Karu Jayasuriya for presidential candidate?
17 Jun
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Karu Jayasuriya for presidential candidate? »

In the local political arena thoughts are shared on the who will be the presidential candidate of the United National Party for the upcoming election.

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JVP to field presidential candidate: Lal Kantha
17 Jun
2019
Written by TELO Admin

JVP to field presidential candidate: Lal Kantha »

Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) will field its own candidate for next presidential election, JVP Politbureau member K D Lal Kantha said today.

He told a Read more…

Sixth Round Of Discussions Between SLPP And SLFP Postponed Till June 26
17 Jun
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Sixth Round Of Discussions Between SLPP And SLFP Postponed Till June 26 »

The 6th round of discussions between the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) has been postponed to June 26.

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Rishad obtained signatures on blank documents for land fraud?
17 Jun
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Rishad obtained signatures on blank documents for land fraud? »

An investigation has been launched on a case of former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen transferring state land to other parties through fake deeds.

Ven. Theeniyawala Palitha Read more…

Petition seeking to hold PC polls taken up in Sept
17 Jun
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Petition seeking to hold PC polls taken up in Sept »

The Supreme Court has decided to take up the petition filed by ‘Sathya Gaveshakayo’ organization requesting that Provincial Council polls be held on the 9th Read more…

SLPP slams idea of referendum
17 Jun
2019
Written by TELO Admin

SLPP slams idea of referendum »

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) today pooh-poohed the idea of seeking the approval of people by a referendum to conduct a snap parliamentary election.

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Two European airlines to start winter flights to Colombo
17 Jun
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Two European airlines to start winter flights to Colombo »

Signalling a much needed reversal of fortunes for the tourism industry, two international airlines have formally expressed interest in commencing flights to Sri Lanka in Read more…

Army meets Muslims in North
17 Jun
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Army meets Muslims in North »

The Army deployed in the North is engaged in a project to improve its relations with the Muslim community resident there. In line with this Read more…

The ulterior motive behind the 19th amendment to the constitution
16 Jun
2019
Written by TELO Admin

The ulterior motive behind the 19th amendment to the constitution »

If the two main political parties come together to govern the country, what impact will it have on the country? It is without a doubt Read more…

Muslims ‘targeted with arbitrary arrests’ after Easter massacre – Al Jazeera
16 Jun
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Muslims ‘targeted with arbitrary arrests’ after Easter massacre – Al Jazeera »

Hasalaka, Sri Lanka – On May 17, police in central Sri Lanka arrested Abdul Raheem Mazahina, a soft-spoken 47-year-old grandmother, because of the pattern on Read more…