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SJB to oppose removal of 19th constitutional amendment

SJB to oppose removal of 19th constitutional amendment

The Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) has stressed it would oppose moves to remove the 19th constitutional amendment in Parliament.

“The 19th amendment established certain organizations Read more…

New Cabinet likely to be sworn-in after 11th August; says SLPP General Secretary

New Cabinet likely to be sworn-in after 11th August; says SLPP General Secretary

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna announced on Saturday (08) the new Cabinet of Minister will be sworn in, only after the National List is published Read more…

Increasing suppression of dissent in Sri Lanka- HRW

Increasing suppression of dissent in Sri Lanka- HRW

The Sri Lankan government of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa is waging a campaign of fear and intimidation against human rights activists, journalists, lawyers, and others challenging Read more…

Gnanasara Thero likely to win Buddhist Monks’ tussle over National List seat

Gnanasara Thero likely to win Buddhist Monks’ tussle over National List seat

Ultra Right-Wing Buddhist Monk Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thero will be nominated to be in Parliament by a small party called Our Power of People Party Read more…

US citizens advised to reconsider travel to Sri Lanka 

US citizens advised to reconsider travel to Sri Lanka 

The United States has revised a global travel advisory in which US citizens have been told to reconsider travel to Sri Lanka.

In close coordination Read more…

Macrae refused Indian visa
5 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Macrae refused Indian visa »

The Nobel Prize nominated director of the film No Fire Zone: the Killing Fields of Sri Lanka has expressed concern and surprise Read more…

Ganguly and Gavaskar join Botham in charity walk  Colombo leg of the walk today
5 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ganguly and Gavaskar join Botham in charity walk Colombo leg of the walk today »

Sir Ian Botham chats to former Indian captains Sunil Gavaskar and Sourav Ganguly yesterday.

Former Indian cricket captains Sourav Ganguly and Sunil Read more…

Sharma refuses to back probe
4 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sharma refuses to back probe »

Commonwealth Secretary General Kamalesh Sharma refused to agree to calls for an international investigation on Sri Lanka over alleged human rights abuses.

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Two more ministers want PM not to attend CHOGM
4 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Two more ministers want PM not to attend CHOGM »

Voices within the Cabinet grew lounder against Prime Minister Manmohan Singh visiting Sri Lanka with two more ministers saying today that he Read more…

Tamil National Parameshwaran commenced fast unto death protest in London
4 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tamil National Parameshwaran commenced fast unto death protest in London »

Tamil National Parameshwaran commenced fast unto death protest at No.10 Downing street 5.30 pm today on demanding British Prime Minister to boycott Read more…

TNA to hold protests during the time of CHOGM
4 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA to hold protests during the time of CHOGM »

Tamil National Alliance decided to hold massive protests during the time of Commonwealth Heads of State meeting 15th November -20th November in Read more…

Lankan refugees injured in clash
4 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lankan refugees injured in clash »

A group of Sri Lankan refugees were injured during a clash in Nilakottai in Tamil Nadu last night, the Hindu newspaper reported Read more…

Douglas writes to MR on video
3 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Douglas writes to MR on video »

Government Minister and EPDP leader Douglas Devananda has written to President Mahinda Rajapaksa calling for an independent investigation into the Channel 4 Read more…

Demolition to be challenged
3 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Demolition to be challenged »

The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) is to petition court over the army demolishing houses and carrying out new constructions on Read more…

UK scraps plans for security bond on ‘high risk’ visitors
3 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UK scraps plans for security bond on ‘high risk’ visitors »

A scheme forcing some UK visitors to pay a £3,000 security bond to deter them from overstaying their visa has been abandoned, Read more…