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Curfew in 6 districts to continue

Curfew in 6 districts to continue

The curfew in 19 districts except in Colombo, Gampaha, Kalutara, Puttalam, Kandy and Jaffna will be lifted on April 9 at 6.00 am and re-imposed Read more…

No cash, no food

No cash, no food

Sri Lanka has been under curfew for over a fortnight. The near-total lockdown and the over 10,000 violators that police have arrested have ensured that Read more…

President, PM holds talks with the Samagi Jana Balawegaya

President, PM holds talks with the Samagi Jana Balawegaya

Issuing a statement the President’s Office said, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minster Mahinda Rajapaksa held talks with the “Samagi Jana Balavegaya” today in Colombo, Read more…

Sri Lanka Rupee continues to depreciate

Sri Lanka Rupee continues to depreciate

The Sri Lanka Rupee continued to depreciate against the US Dollar (USD) today.

The Sri Lanka Rupee was selling at Rs. 199.4042 against the USD Read more…

SL to explore Ayurveda in fighting COVID-19

SL to explore Ayurveda in fighting COVID-19

The Health Ministry and the Presidential Task Force established to combat COVID – 19 have urged Ayurveda practitioners to immediately explore possibilities of finding an Read more…

Cameron and some heads will not attend commonwealth summit
22 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Cameron and some heads will not attend commonwealth summit »

The London Times said British Prime Minister David Cameron and some other unnamed  Commonwealth leaders are likely to boycott the planned meeting of Read more…

Another resolution?
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Another resolution? »

The United States of America and India are exploring the possibilities of ‘passing another resolution’ on Sri Lanka at the next UN Human Read more…

High – profile delegation from the US to visit Lanka
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

High – profile delegation from the US to visit Lanka »

A three-member high profile delegation from the United States of America is expected to arrive in the Sri Lanka in the coming weeks, Read more…

Tamils Living In ‘Oppressive Environment’ – Karunanidhi
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Tamils Living In ‘Oppressive Environment’ – Karunanidhi »

Claiming that Tamils in Sri Lanka were living in an ‘oppressive environment,’ DMK chief M Karunanidhi today sought Centre’s intervention to ‘stop this Read more…

Hartal in Batticaloa over demarcation
18 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Hartal in Batticaloa over demarcation »

A hartal was carried out in certain areas of the Batticaloa District over a proposed move to cluster certain Tamil villages with existing Read more…

EU calls on Sri Lanka to ensure safety of impeached judge
18 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

EU calls on Sri Lanka to ensure safety of impeached judge »

The European Union Friday called on the Sri Lankan government to ensure the safety of the impeached Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake and other Read more…

SL’s explanations not satisfactory: US State Department
17 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

SL’s explanations not satisfactory: US State Department »

The United States said the Sri Lankan governments ‘explanation’ on the impeachment of Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandranayake was not “satisfactory in terms Read more…

France sees signs of communal tensions in northern Sri Lanka
17 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

France sees signs of communal tensions in northern Sri Lanka »

France said Thursday that there are signs of communal tensions in northern Sri Lanka, particularly in the town of Mannar.French Ambassador to Sri Read more…

Mannar journalist​s threatened by “Siyadh movement”
15 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Mannar journalist​s threatened by “Siyadh movement” »

Three provincial journalists reported news on Mannar court attack received letter of death threats from “Siyadh movement” today.This letter has been sent to Read more…

Undermining judiciary would impact foreign investment in Sri Lanka, US warns
15 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Undermining judiciary would impact foreign investment in Sri Lanka, US warns »

The United States warned Sri Lanka today that undermining the independence of judiciary would impact the country’s ability to attract foreign investment.Responding to Read more…