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CID to seek international assistance into assassination plot

CID to seek international assistance into assassination plot

The Criminal Investigation Department stated that they would seek international assistance to investigate into the incident where certain parts of the telephone conversation said to Read more…

Sri Lankan currency fears are overblown, Mangala tells Nikkei

Sri Lankan currency fears are overblown, Mangala tells Nikkei

The sharp decline of Sri Lanka’s currency is “not as catastrophic as people make it out to be,” Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera said Read more…

Can Maithripala Sirisena and Mahinda Rajapaksa Re-unite Politically? By D.B.S.Jeyaraj

Can Maithripala Sirisena and Mahinda Rajapaksa Re-unite Politically? By D.B.S.Jeyaraj

Ranil Wickremesinghe is Green! Mahinda Rajapaksa is Blue! President Maithripala Sirisena, Which Political Colour Are You?

Former British prime minister and Read more…

Wiggy wants TNA vote tied to release of LTTE suspects in custody Budget 2019

Wiggy wants TNA vote tied to release of LTTE suspects in custody Budget 2019

Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran said on Friday said that he had requested the TNA leaders to vote against the budget in Parliament in Read more…

It is better to resign if it’s everyone’s wish: IGP

It is better to resign if it’s everyone’s wish: IGP

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundara said yesterday that it would be better for him to resign if it were the wish Read more…

Jaffna University students walk to Anuradhapura in protest
13 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Jaffna University students walk to Anuradhapura in protest »

A group of Jaffna University students staged a walk from Jaffna to Anuradhapura in protest over the continued detention of Tamil political prisoners.

The students Read more…

Police investigate discovery of human skeletal remains in Jaffna
13 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Police investigate discovery of human skeletal remains in Jaffna »

The Sri Lanka police have launched an investigation into the discovery of human skeletal remains in Jaffna.

The skeletal remains have been found on October Read more…

“Have Right Systems, Plans And Strategies In Place Without Worrying Too Much About Presidential Candidate:” Gota Tells JO
13 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

“Have Right Systems, Plans And Strategies In Place Without Worrying Too Much About Presidential Candidate:” Gota Tells JO »

Former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa said former President Mahinda Rajapaksa would make the final decision on the Joint Opposition’s presidential candidate as the latter was Read more…

PC Elections- Political parties to disclose stance by Oct.31
13 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

PC Elections- Political parties to disclose stance by Oct.31 »

Political parties have reportedly agreed to inform the Election Commission prior to October 31 about of their stance on the conduct of provincial council elections Read more…

Four Maldives’ election officials flee to Sri Lanka, citing threats
13 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Four Maldives’ election officials flee to Sri Lanka, citing threats »

Intimidation and threats drove four members of an election panel in the Maldives to flee the island nation, two officials said on Saturday, a day Read more…

15 MPs to propose that SLFP quits govt
13 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

15 MPs to propose that SLFP quits govt »

MP Sudarshani Fernandopulle says that a written proposal will be handed over to President Maithripala Sirisena today (13) calling for the Sri Lanka Freedom Party Read more…

India to develop 50 additional Model Villages across Sri Lanka
13 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

India to develop 50 additional Model Villages across Sri Lanka »

India and Sri Lanka signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) today for construction of 1200 houses through 50 model villages, using Indian grant Read more…

Coalition government: MR says only a proposal on the table
12 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Coalition government: MR says only a proposal on the table »

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday said at present there was only a proposal on the table to form a coalition government and re-iterated that there Read more…

Sri Lanka Dismisses Concerns About China’s Control of Hambantota
12 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka Dismisses Concerns About China’s Control of Hambantota »

Ranil Wikremesinghe, the prime minister of Sri Lanka, has pushed back against U.S. Vice President Mike Pence’s warnings of a Chinese military presence Read more…

Indian Naval Ship Rajput arrives at Sri Lanka’s Colombo Port
12 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Indian Naval Ship Rajput arrives at Sri Lanka’s Colombo Port »

The Indian Naval Ship (INS) “Rajput” arrived at the Port of Colombo on a goodwill visit on 11th October, the Navy said.

The Commanding Officer Read more…