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No social distancing at election meetings -CaFFE

No social distancing at election meetings -CaFFE

The Campaign for Free and Fair Election says a majority of political parties do not practice social distancing, in the least by a centimetre, during Read more…

Guidelines issued for postal voting

Guidelines issued for postal voting

The National Election Commission has issued guidelines to be followed when marking postal ballots for the upcoming General Election.

The Parliamentary election 2020 will be Read more…

India’s Colombo Port East Container Terminal project in trouble – India Today

India’s Colombo Port East Container Terminal project in trouble – India Today

India’s East Container Terminal (ECT) project in Colombo is in trouble after it was put on hold by the Sri Lankan government, a year after Read more…

Use vote for a clean Parliament -AKD

Use vote for a clean Parliament -AKD

Leader of the National People’s Power Anura Kumara Dissanayake has urged the public to use their vote for a clean Parliament that will not be Read more…

Sri Lanka central bank approves Rs53bn in re-financed Covid-19 credit

Sri Lanka central bank approves Rs53bn in re-financed Covid-19 credit

Sri Lanka’s central bank has approved 58 billion rupees of subsidized credit from re-finance (printed money), for Coronavirus affected businesses while import controls have been Read more…

Tamil parties shocked by Supreme Court’s decision
26 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tamil parties shocked by Supreme Court’s decision »

Political parties wedded to Tamil nationalism on Friday expressed “shock and disappointment” at the Supreme Court’s decision to extend the stay on Read more…

Lanka slams inclusion in UN report
26 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lanka slams inclusion in UN report »

The Government has opposed the decision taken by UN Secretary General Ban ki-moon to include Sri Lanka in this year’s report on Read more…

“Women and peace and security”,Sri Lanka Reply- Statement by Ambassador Major General Shavendra Silva
26 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

“Women and peace and security”,Sri Lanka Reply- Statement by Ambassador Major General Shavendra Silva »

“Women and peace and security” UN Security Council Open Debate

Mr. President, Let me join the previous speakers in thanking the delegation Read more…

Wigneswaran’s step forward towards reconciliation
26 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Wigneswaran’s step forward towards reconciliation »

A few days after Senior Minister, Prof. Tissa Vitarana, who chaired the All Party Representative Committee (APRC) expressed his disappointment over the Read more…

UK not for sanctions on Sri Lanka
26 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UK not for sanctions on Sri Lanka »

Economic sanctions on Sri Lanka are not in the interests of his country, and movers of a UN resolution are expecting progress Read more…

Packer’s project approved
25 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Packer’s project approved »

The two gazette notifications on mega projects by Australia’s business tycoon James Packer and JKH Waterfronts were passed in Parliament with a Read more…

China assures Lanka support at UN
25 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

China assures Lanka support at UN »

China has assured Sri Lanka its continued support at the UN following talks between President Mahinda Rajapaksa and Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Read more…

Mental health nurse receives apology over Sri Lanka arrest
25 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Mental health nurse receives apology over Sri Lanka arrest »

A British nurse has been offered a holiday in Sri Lanka by way of an apology, after she was arrested in the Read more…

Two Japanese Naval Ships arrive at the Port of Colombo
25 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Two Japanese Naval Ships arrive at the Port of Colombo »

Two Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force (JMSDF) ships, Samidare DD-106 and Sazanami DD-113 arrived at the Port of Colombo for a goodwill Read more…

BBS-Rishad clash over ‘Wilpattu squatters’  President to meet warring parties separately, set up new police unit to tackle conflicts
25 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

BBS-Rishad clash over ‘Wilpattu squatters’ President to meet warring parties separately, set up new police unit to tackle conflicts »

Having acknowledged that ongoing religious tensions could destabilise the country, President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday announced the setting up of a special law Read more…