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Rs. 400 Mn in donations to RC Church for Easter terror victims

Rs. 400 Mn in donations to RC Church for Easter terror victims

The Roman Catholic Church yesterday provided details of the disbursement of a total of Rs. 400 million in donations received by the Archbishop of Colombo Read more…

Namal Says Plans Are Afoot To Postpone Presidential Election: Calls On Govt. To Dissolve Parliament If It Cannot Hold Elections On Time

Namal Says Plans Are Afoot To Postpone Presidential Election: Calls On Govt. To Dissolve Parliament If It Cannot Hold Elections On Time

Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa accused the government of attempting to postpone the Presidential election.

Rajapaksa said plans were afoot to postpone the Presidential election in the Read more…

JVP to go it alone at presidential polls

JVP to go it alone at presidential polls

Common candidate was a term that no longer had any political value in the country thanks to the Sirisena-Wickremesinghe government, JVP Kalutara District MP Dr. Read more…

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister to sue two private TV channels and Buddhist monk for false allegations

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister to sue two private TV channels and Buddhist monk for false allegations

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera has announced that he will be taking legal action against two privately owned television channels and a well-known Buddhist Read more…

Rs. 429m Japanese grant for Human Resource Development Scholarship project

Rs. 429m Japanese grant for Human Resource Development Scholarship project

The Government of Japan has provided a grant aid worth approximately Rs.429 million for the Human Resource Development Scholarship (JDS) project to enhance the capacity Read more…

Lankans involved in Nauru riot
20 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lankans involved in Nauru riot »

Police and security guards have restored order at the detention centre on Nauru in Australia after a full-scale riot broke out last Read more…

Mahiyangana Mosque closed after threats
20 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Mahiyangana Mosque closed after threats »

Uva Province Minister, Anura Vithanagamage, has allegedly threatened the trustee of the Mahiyangana Mosque against holding Jumma prayers, Minister Rauff Hakeeem, Leader Read more…

Call On Malaysian Prime Minister To Skip The CHOGM
20 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Call On Malaysian Prime Minister To Skip The CHOGM »

Last year end the Malaysian Government organised the 8th World Islamic Economic Forum in Johore. A total of 2100 delegates from 86 Read more…

LTTE fronts collecting funds
20 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

LTTE fronts collecting funds »

External Affairs Minister Professor G.L. Peiris said that that there are continuing fund raising activities carried out by LTTE front organizations and Read more…

EU wants 13A implemented
19 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

EU wants 13A implemented »

The European Union (EU) today called for the implementation of the 13th Amendment to the constitution.

A visiting EU delegation also said Read more…

Australia to send new migrants to Papua New Guine
19 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Australia to send new migrants to Papua New Guine »

Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has warned that all refugees who arrive in Australia by boat will be resettled on the South Read more…

UK still concerned on Lanka
19 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UK still concerned on Lanka »

The British Government says it still has some concerns on human rights related issues in Sri Lanka.

An update on Sri Lanka Read more…

CLA urges Rudd to boycott Sri Lanka
19 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

CLA urges Rudd to boycott Sri Lanka »

The president of the Commonwealth Lawyers Association (CLA) is calling on Kevin Rudd to boycott the upcoming Commonwealth Heads of Government (CHOGM) Read more…

No EU monitors for north
19 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

No EU monitors for north »

The European Union (EU) will not be sending monitors for the provincial council elections in the North, a visiting EU delegation said Read more…

Fully equipped camps for each Army battalion: Army Chief
19 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Fully equipped camps for each Army battalion: Army Chief »

Outgoing Army Commander Jagath Jayasuriya said a process was underway to provide each battalion of the Army with a fully equipped camp Read more…