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Sri Lanka informs UNHRC on withdrawal from resolution

Sri Lanka informs UNHRC on withdrawal from resolution

Foreign Relations Minister Dinesh Gunawardena today formally informed the UN Human Rights Council on Sri Lanka’s decision to withdraw from co-sponsoring the UN Resolution on Read more…

Protest by principals and teachers trade unions

Protest by principals and teachers trade unions

The protest has been organized by principals and teacher trade unions.

Teachers and principals went on a sick leave strike and launched trade union action, Read more…

General Election between 25th April & 05th May ?

General Election between 25th April & 05th May ?

The National Elections Commission said the 2020 Parliamentary Elections would most likely take place between the 25th of April and the 04th of May.

Chairman Read more…

How fear set in overnight in Sri Lanka – BBC

How fear set in overnight in Sri Lanka – BBC

It took years for Sandya Ekneligoda to get a real investigation into the disappearance of her husband, a political cartoonist in Sri Lanka. But when Read more…

Money not allocated for the parliamentary election yet – Deshapriya

Money not allocated for the parliamentary election yet – Deshapriya

Chairman of the Elections Commission (EC) Mahinda Deshapriya is saying that the cash needed to run the upcoming parliamentary elections money has not yet been Read more…

New Miss Teen Canada Abissheka has Lankan roots
2 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

New Miss Teen Canada Abissheka has Lankan roots »

New Miss Teen Canada Abissheka has Lankan rootsBorn to Sri Lankan parents, visited mother’s school in Vavuniya last year

Abissheka Lloydson was Read more…

US backs Pillay on Lanka
2 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

US backs Pillay on Lanka »

The US State Department says the US backs the oral report and comments made on Sri Lanka by the UN High Commissioner Read more…

Ambassador Dr. Palitha Kohona Elected Chairman of the Sixth Committee (Legal) of the UN General Assembly
2 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ambassador Dr. Palitha Kohona Elected Chairman of the Sixth Committee (Legal) of the UN General Assembly »

The United Nations General Assembly today elected the Permanent Representative of Sri Lanka, Ambassador Dr. Palitha Kohona, as Chair of the Sixth Read more…

Indian court directed the central Indian government to respond on Sri lanka
2 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Indian court directed the central Indian government to respond on Sri lanka »

An Indian court today directed the central Indian government to respond on a controversial sale of two naval warships to Sri Lanka. Read more…

SLMC threatens to withdraw support to EPC administration
1 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

SLMC threatens to withdraw support to EPC administration »

Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) has warned that it would withdraw its support to the current administration of the Eastern Provincial Council Read more…

Embassy open despite shutdown
1 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Embassy open despite shutdown »

The US Embassy in Colombo will remain open despite the US government shutdown today, an Embassy spokesman said.

The spokesman said that Read more…

First robbery on the K’nochchi – Colombo night train
1 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

First robbery on the K’nochchi – Colombo night train »

The first robbery in the Colombo bound train from Kilinochchi took place on Monday (30 September).

Rs 150,000 in cash and a Read more…

Minister Rambukwella unaware on law order – M.A.Sumandhiran »

TNA parliamentarian M.A.Sumandhiran said government cabinet media spokesman and the minister Kehiliya Rambukwella unaware on law and order of this country. Commenting Read more…

Wigneswaran receives CM appointment letter
1 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Wigneswaran receives CM appointment letter »

Former Supreme Court judge C.V. Wigneswaran received his Chief Ministerial appointment letter from the Northern Province Governor G.A.Chandrasiri at 10.00 am today, Read more…

Eastern Provincial Council votes to strengthen 13th amendment
1 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Eastern Provincial Council votes to strengthen 13th amendment »

The Eastern Provincial Council (EPC) today voted in favor of the 13th Amendment to the constitution despite opposition raised by the Chief Read more…