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Government’s debts have ballooned by Rs. 1,000 bn in first four months of the year – Harsha

Government’s debts have ballooned by Rs. 1,000 bn in first four months of the year – Harsha

Former MP Harsha de Silva is saying that the government’s debt had increased by Rs 1000 bn within the first four months of 2020.

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India remains interested in developing ECT

India remains interested in developing ECT

India remains interested in taking stake in a joint venture to develop the East Container Terminal (ECT) of the Colombo Port in conformity with the Read more…

Police: Bomb was to be exploded to mark Black Tiger day Kilinochchi explosion:

Police: Bomb was to be exploded to mark Black Tiger day Kilinochchi explosion:

The bomb which exploded prematurely in a house at Iyakkachchi, Kilinochchi, on Saturday, was to be taken among other things to Mullaithivu for a clandestine Read more…

SLPP pledges to hold PC Polls this year

SLPP pledges to hold PC Polls this year

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) yesterday pledged to hold the long-delayed Provincial Council (PC) Elections within this year, while assuring it would address shortcomings Read more…

Sri Lanka seeking billion dollar repo from New York Fed

Sri Lanka seeking billion dollar repo from New York Fed

Sri Lanka is seeking a billion US dollar repo from the New York Federal Reserve to boost dollar liquidity, Treasury Secretary S R Attygalle said Read more…

Dr. Dayan Jayathilaka challengers Minister Champika.
3 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Dr. Dayan Jayathilaka challengers Minister Champika. »

Former Sri Lanka Permanent Representative in Geneva Dr. Dayan Jayatilleke said that UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navaneedan Pillay’s husband Gabi Read more…

UK to put pressure on Lanka
3 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UK to put pressure on Lanka »

British Foreign Minister William Hague told the House of Commons today that Britain will use the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) Read more…

Gotabhaya Rajapaksa criticises Navi Pillay visit
3 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Gotabhaya Rajapaksa criticises Navi Pillay visit »

Sri Lanka Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa on Tuesday claimed that UN human rights chief Navi Pillay’s visit to the island nation was Read more…

TID officers questioned TNA MP
3 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TID officers questioned TNA MP »

TID officials have questioned Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian P.Ariyanendran at the TID head office in Colombo this morning.

TNA MP said TID Read more…

Relative of LTTE senior commander found dead at Magazine prison
3 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Relative of LTTE senior commander found dead at Magazine prison »

Tamil political prisoner found dead inside the Magazine prison on Monday morning. Relatives were shocked over this sudden death and also urge Read more…

Army says threats remain
3 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Army says threats remain »

Army Commander Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayaka says Tamil extremists abroad continue to pose a “clear and present” danger to Sri Lanka.

He Read more…

Alert on Muslim extremism
3 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Alert on Muslim extremism »

The government is on alert over attempts to spread Muslim extremism in Sri Lanka, a top Defence official said today.

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Swiss stop deportation of Tamils
3 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Swiss stop deportation of Tamils »

The Swiss authorities have suspended deporting Tamils back to Sri Lanka after two people who were deported were arrested, the Swiss media Read more…

Sri Lanka’s Peiris picks holes in Pillay’s report
3 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka’s Peiris picks holes in Pillay’s report »

The report on the human rights situation in Sri Lanka by United Nations Commissioner for Human Rights -Navi Pillay was “unfair, wrong Read more…

Pakistan police expected here to grill drug smuggler
3 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Pakistan police expected here to grill drug smuggler »

A team of police officers from Pakistan is expected to arrive in Colombo to interrogate the Pakistani national, now in the custody Read more…