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Remembering Nagalingam Sanmugathasan, Sri Lanka’s first and only hardline communist By Veeragathy Thanabalasingham/newsin.asia

Remembering Nagalingam Sanmugathasan, Sri Lanka’s first and only hardline communist By Veeragathy Thanabalasingham/newsin.asia

Many of Sri Lanka’s Leftist leaders began their political life in the early part of the last century with the laudable intention of bringing about Read more…

Sri Lanka ‘assures’ India on Colombo Port project despite opposition pressure ahead of polls -The Print

Sri Lanka ‘assures’ India on Colombo Port project despite opposition pressure ahead of polls -The Print

Sri Lanka has “assured” India that the high-profile Colombo Port project will remain with New Delhi despite opposition pressure to review the $500-million deal, ThePrint Read more…

Democracy Threatened: Impunity, Political Patronage & Rollback Of Devolution By Ratnajeevan H. Hoole

Democracy Threatened: Impunity, Political Patronage & Rollback Of Devolution By Ratnajeevan H. Hoole

R. Sasilan: Assistant Commissioner of Elections

Today we are opening new living quarters for our Election Commission’s man-in-charge in Batticaloa. I am so glad because Read more…

Talks between India and Sri Lanka for debt relief sees progress

Talks between India and Sri Lanka for debt relief sees progress

India said it was holding talks with Sri Lanka over its request for postponement of repayment of debt. “The matter has progressed and technical level Read more…

Tiran Alles and three others acquitted from RADA case

Tiran Alles and three others acquitted from RADA case

Former Chairman of Reconstruction and Development Agency (RADA) Tiran Alles and the three other defendants were acquitted from the Rs. 200 million fraud case today.

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G.L takes another swipe at Pillay
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

G.L takes another swipe at Pillay »

External Affairs Minister Professor G.L Peiris yesterday took another swipe at the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay over some Read more…

Vasu expects TNA to work with the Govt.
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Vasu expects TNA to work with the Govt. »

Minister of National Language and Social Integration, Vasudeva Nanayakkara, expects the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) to work with government if the Alliance Read more…

Ranil raises red flag in P’ment over fresh deals for unreliable Chinese firm
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ranil raises red flag in P’ment over fresh deals for unreliable Chinese firm »

Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday in Parliament questioned the aptitude and reliability of China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC), a key contractor hired Read more…

References to The LTTE by The TNA in Its Electoral Manifesto are Explicit,Uncritical and Deceitful
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

References to The LTTE by The TNA in Its Electoral Manifesto are Explicit,Uncritical and Deceitful »

By DR DAYAN JAYATILLEKA

To go by its election manifesto the TNA seems completely unmindful of the massive effort that had to Read more…

CJ 43 to boycott Bribery Commission hearings
4 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

CJ 43 to boycott Bribery Commission hearings »

Chief Justice 43 Shirani Bandaranayake informed the Bribery Commission today that she would not present herself before the Commission in the future, Read more…

Ban refers to Sri Lanka
4 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ban refers to Sri Lanka »

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has made a reference to Sri Lanka in his annual report on the work of the UN.

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Mervyn’s proposal to Pillay wrong
4 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Mervyn’s proposal to Pillay wrong »

The government today apologised to the public “marriage proposal” made by Minister Mervyn Silva to the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Read more…

TNA has increased separatist rhetoric following Pillay’s visit – NFF
4 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA has increased separatist rhetoric following Pillay’s visit – NFF »

The separatist statements made by the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) have increased noticeably following the visit of UN High Commissioner for Human Read more…

HRW calls for probe on claims
4 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

HRW calls for probe on claims »

The Sri Lankan government should promptly investigate allegations that security forces harassed people who met with the visiting United Nations human rights Read more…

Foul Mouthed Mervyn Silva in Hot Water After Falling Foul of Ruling Rajapaksa Family
4 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Foul Mouthed Mervyn Silva in Hot Water After Falling Foul of Ruling Rajapaksa Family »

By. D.B.S.Jeyaraj

Hewa Koparage Mervyn Silva . Sri Lanka’s minister of public relations and public affairs is reportedly in “deep shit” at Read more…