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Scrapping 19th Amendment will give rise to a dictator: Bandara

Scrapping 19th Amendment will give rise to a dictator: Bandara

United National Party(UNP) Parliamentarian Palitha Range Bandara said that the government’s attempt to abolish the 19th Amendment will give rise to a dictator.

UNP has Read more…

Ranjan’s ‘Wikileaks’ Style Exposures: Will They Fade Away Or Awaken Public Conscience? By Lakmal Harischandra

Ranjan’s ‘Wikileaks’ Style Exposures: Will They Fade Away Or Awaken Public Conscience? By Lakmal Harischandra

Film star turned ‘one shot’ politician Ranjan Ramanayake has rocked the political, legal and law enforcement establishments with the release of dozens of audio recordings Read more…

Support from the Canadian Government to uplift Sri Lanka’s inland fisheries industry

Support from the Canadian Government to uplift Sri Lanka’s inland fisheries industry

The Canadian government has agreed to further enhance Sri Lanka’s inland freshwater fisheries industry, state media reported.

The support to uplift the inland fisheries industry Read more…

What happened to the Ranjan CDs?

What happened to the Ranjan CDs?

Did MP Ranjan Ramanayake really hand over the tapes in his possession? This was discussed at several instances in Parliament today. Deputy Speaker notified the Read more…

Sri Lanka to outsource visa service for Chinese tourists

Sri Lanka to outsource visa service for Chinese tourists

Sri Lanka has decided to outsource visa services for Chinese tourists to a sub-agent in China.

The Government said that the move will help draw Read more…

Fishermen meet Narayanasamy, seek early release of their boats
30 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Fishermen meet Narayanasamy, seek early release of their boats »

Fishermen from Karaikal and Nagapattinam met Union Minister of State for the Prime Minister’s Office V. Narayanasamy on Sunday to discuss the Read more…

Vasu wants land powers devolved
29 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Vasu wants land powers devolved »

Minister of National Languages and Social Integration, Vasudeva Nanayakkara, plans to present the proposal made by the All Party Representative Committee (APRC) Read more…

Sri Lanka’s Election Commissioner is ‘powerless’- Gopalaswamy
29 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka’s Election Commissioner is ‘powerless’- Gopalaswamy »

Former Chief Elections Commissioner of India, N. Gopalaswami, who headed the Mission of International Election Observers in the recently held provincial elections Read more…

Sri Lanka received strong cross-regional support
28 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka received strong cross-regional support »

Sri Lanka received strong cross-regional support in the Human Rights Council from countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America on Thursday which Read more…

Harper should help Tamils by going to Sri Lanka – Globe and Mail
28 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Harper should help Tamils by going to Sri Lanka – Globe and Mail »

The stunning results of the provincial election in northern Sri Lanka last week are cause for cautious optimism. With the Tamil National Read more…

Lanka not on CMAG agenda
28 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lanka not on CMAG agenda »

Sri Lanka was not part of the agenda of the Commonwealth Ministerial Action Group (CMAG), which met in New York yesterday (Friday).

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Lankans in court over cash machine frauds in UK
27 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lankans in court over cash machine frauds in UK »

Four men have appeared in court in connection with a series of cash machine scams around Gloucestershire in UK.

Basheer Mustafa Ebrahim, Read more…

Suresh Sriskandarajah, Canadian Who Helped Tamil Tigers, Faces 15-Year Sentence
27 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Suresh Sriskandarajah, Canadian Who Helped Tamil Tigers, Faces 15-Year Sentence »

Prosecutors in the U.S. are asking for a Canadian man to serve the maximum sentence of 15 years after he admitted to Read more…

Increase in post polls violence
27 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Increase in post polls violence »

The frequency and gravity of post election violence have increased in the last few days, election monitors said today.

The election monitoring Read more…

Peace in Sri Lanka only after de-militarisation: Vasan
27 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Peace in Sri Lanka only after de-militarisation: Vasan »

India will help create a conducive situation for the Sri Lankan army to withdraw from the island’s Northern Province as there can Read more…