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Not in a hurry to accept portfolios: Rishad

Not in a hurry to accept portfolios: Rishad

All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC) leader and Former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen said yesterday they were not in a hurry to accept ministerial portfolios and said Read more…

Decision to implement death penalty will not be reversed: President

Decision to implement death penalty will not be reversed: President

President Maithripala Sirisena states that if a proposal to suspend the death penalty is brought to parliament, that the particular day will be marked as Read more…

Blaming Saudi Arabia won’t help Sri Lanka – Gulfnews.com

Blaming Saudi Arabia won’t help Sri Lanka – Gulfnews.com

When nine Sri Lankans blew themselves up in churches and luxury hotels and led to the deaths of more than 250 people, the ugly head Read more…

Will this be an election year ? : Elections Commission awaits go-ahead

Will this be an election year ? : Elections Commission awaits go-ahead

With the countdown to December narrowing and the election heat getting intensified, different political parties making strategies to outdo each other by hook or by Read more…

China produces new diesel trains for Sri Lanka

China produces new diesel trains for Sri Lanka

China’s rolling-stock maker CRRC Qingdao Sifang Co. Ltd. has produced nine diesel trains for Sri Lanka.

The new type of diesel trains, equipped with 90 Read more…

Sri Lanka: UN admits it failed to protect civilians
15 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka: UN admits it failed to protect civilians »

A UN report on its failure to protect civilians in Sri Lanka’s civil war will have “profound implications” for the global body, UN Read more…

Ellalan Force of Tamil Eelam warns migrated Tamil organisations
12 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Ellalan Force of Tamil Eelam warns migrated Tamil organisations »

Ellalan Force of Tamil Eelam as sent special warning on email towards Tamil organisations operated by the migrated Tamil people.The Email says,This was Read more…

NFF withdraws petition against 13th amendment
12 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

NFF withdraws petition against 13th amendment »

The petition due to be filed at the Supreme Court today by the National Freedom Front repealing the 13th amendment to the constitution Read more…

LTTE commander shot dead in France
10 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

LTTE commander shot dead in France »

Nadarajah Mathinthiran alias Parithi, an ex-LTTE commander who had left the movement in the early 90’s and later coordinated LTTE political activities in Read more…

TESO decision handed over to Navanethem Pillay
8 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

TESO decision handed over to Navanethem Pillay »

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navanethem Pillay had said that she would head a team to Sri Lanka in January next year Read more…

Spain urges Lanka to brief on rejecting 100 recommendations
6 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Spain urges Lanka to brief on rejecting 100 recommendations »

Sri Lanka has rejected 98 recommendations submitted by countries at the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in Geneva, the troika tasked with serving as Read more…

Karunanidhi requests for referendum in Sri Lanka’s North & East
4 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Karunanidhi requests for referendum in Sri Lanka’s North & East »

DMK president M. Karunanidhi said that India should prevail upon the United Nations to have a referendum under its supervision to enable Tamils Read more…

A lesson in autonomy
4 Nov
2012
Written by TELO Admin

A lesson in autonomy »

The Chinese Government has extended an invitation to the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) to tour its Guangxi  Zhuang  autonomous region, to study autonomy Read more…

Chief Prelate’s stress that 13th amendment to constitution should be abolished
29 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Chief Prelate’s stress that 13th amendment to constitution should be abolished »

Chief Prelates of the Malwathu & Asgiri Chapters assert that the provincial council system which was established in the country by late President Read more…

Influence Lanka to protect citizens’ rights: Amnesty to India
28 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Influence Lanka to protect citizens’ rights: Amnesty to India »

Amnesty International India (AII) has appealed to Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh to influence Sri Lanka to protect the rights of its citizens Read more…