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By giving a ‘war criminal’ the top Army post, Sri Lanka proves Tamil lives don’t matter By Taylor Dibbert

By giving a ‘war criminal’ the top Army post, Sri Lanka proves Tamil lives don’t matter By Taylor Dibbert

President Sirisena has made it abundantly clear that the Sri Lankan military will not be held accountable for wartime violations.

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TNA to get ‘formal say’ in N-E development

TNA to get ‘formal say’ in N-E development

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe agreed to introduce a mechanism to ensure a ‘formal say’ for the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) in the execution Read more…

Maithri, only qualified candidate – Piyadasa

Maithri, only qualified candidate – Piyadasa

Incumbent Maithripala Sirisena has been named as the SLFP’s candidate at the next presidential election as the entire country calls for a leadership Read more…

UK wants Sri Lanka to deliver on commitments made to UNHRC

UK wants Sri Lanka to deliver on commitments made to UNHRC

The United Kingdom (UK) wants Sri Lanka to deliver on the commitments it made to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva.

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President and PM informed to prepare for PC polls

President and PM informed to prepare for PC polls

The Elections Commission has called for President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to make the necessary arrangements to hold the Provincial Read more…

Sri Lanka Tamil party MP threatens to launch fast unto death demanding political solution
27 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka Tamil party MP threatens to launch fast unto death demanding political solution »

Parliamentarian of Sri Lanka’s major Tamil political party, the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) and TELO President Selvam Adaikalanathan has threatened to commence a Read more…

TNA MP and TELO President Selvam MP tells international community to halt aid to Lanka
26 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

TNA MP and TELO President Selvam MP tells international community to halt aid to Lanka »

Tamil National Alliance yesterday called upon the international community, especially the US and India, to terminate their assistance to Sri Lanka until the Read more…

UNHRC next session – US to talk to TNA
26 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

UNHRC next session – US to talk to TNA »

Ahead of the next session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva, the United States (US) had decided to hold Read more…

Executive presidency root cause of crises – Editorial Daily Mirror
24 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Executive presidency root cause of crises – Editorial Daily Mirror »

The time has come for the people and civic action groups to come forward, speak out and campaign actively for the abolition of Read more…

Muslim Congress opposes abolishing of 13th amendment
21 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Muslim Congress opposes abolishing of 13th amendment »

While opposing the abolishing of the 13th Constitutional Amendment, the    Sri Lanka Muslim Congress is preparing to submit a written explanation to President Read more…

We failed to stop massacre of 120,000 Tamils: Miliband
21 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

We failed to stop massacre of 120,000 Tamils: Miliband »

Former British Foreign Secretary David Miliband says he regrets the failure by the government during his tenure to stop the war in Sri Read more…

UN could intervene in the Tamil issue: Karuna
20 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

UN could intervene in the Tamil issue: Karuna »

DMK president M. Karunanidhi on Monday said he was hopeful that the United Nations could effectively intervene in the Sri Lankan Tamil issue, Read more…

Sri Lanka’s close allies out from UNHRC
19 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka’s close allies out from UNHRC »

Last Monday, the UN General Assembly in New York elected by secret ballot 18 member states to serve on the Human Rights Council Read more…

INDIAN OFFICIALS HAVE INTERVIEWED ME TWICE EX-LTTE CHIEF KP
17 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

INDIAN OFFICIALS HAVE INTERVIEWED ME TWICE EX-LTTE CHIEF KP »

Selvarasa  Pathmanathan alias “KP” who donned  the leadership  mantle of  the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) after the demise of Tiger supremo Read more…

Canada urges Britain to boycott CHOGM
17 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Canada urges Britain to boycott CHOGM »

British Prime Minister David Cameron is being urged to follow Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s example and threaten to boycott next year’s Commonwealth leaders’ Read more…