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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…

Canadian Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs visits Jaffna
12 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Canadian Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs visits Jaffna »

Canadian Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs and for International Human Rights Deepak Obhrai undertook a fact-finding mission to Jaffna Read more…

Jayalalithaa moves resolution in TN assembly to fully boycott CHOGM »

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday moved resolution in special assembly session demanding India boycott CHOGM completely. The assembly had Read more…

Mauritius PM to boycott CHOGM
12 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Mauritius PM to boycott CHOGM »

The prime minister of Mauritius says he’ll stay away from this week’s Commonwealth summit in Sri Lanka because of the host’s poor Read more…

Displaced people in the Valikamam North have commenced 5 days hunger strike protest
12 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Displaced people in the Valikamam North have commenced 5 days hunger strike protest »

Displaced people in the Valikamam North have commenced 5 days hunger strike protest at 8.30 am in front of Mawattapuram Kandasuwamy kovil Read more…

Ban notes failure in Lanka
12 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ban notes failure in Lanka »

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has one again noted the failure by the UN to take action during the final stages of Read more…

Gay rights at CHOGM
12 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Gay rights at CHOGM »

Sherman de Rose, a leading gay and lesbian rights activist says the local gay rights activists are calling on the British Prime Read more…

President Zuma to lead a delegation to the Commonwealth Heads of State and Government Meeting in Sri Lanka
12 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

President Zuma to lead a delegation to the Commonwealth Heads of State and Government Meeting in Sri Lanka »

President Jacob Zuma will lead a South African delegation to the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) that will be held in Read more…

PM has not spoken to Rajapaksa
12 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

PM has not spoken to Rajapaksa »

Contrary to reports that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will call up Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa to explain why he could not Read more…

China, Pakistan deepen Sri Lanka ties at India’s expense
12 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

China, Pakistan deepen Sri Lanka ties at India’s expense »

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s decision to skip the Commonwealth Summit in Colombo due to intense domestic political pressure is likely to give Read more…

Callum Macrae arrived in Sri Lanka
11 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Callum Macrae arrived in Sri Lanka »

Controversial Channel Four reporter Callum Macrae arrived in Sri Lanka today.

He arrives to Bandaranaike International Airport short while ago and will Read more…