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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…

Pillay gathering Weliweriya info
11 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Pillay gathering Weliweriya info »

The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) Navi Pillay has been alerted over the violent incidents which took place Read more…

Monks claim Temple attacked
11 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Monks claim Temple attacked »

The Sihala Ravaya said that a Buddhist Temple in Jaffna came under a grenade attack this evening.

According to the media unit Read more…

Police curfew imposed in Grandpass
10 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Police curfew imposed in Grandpass »

A police curfew was imposed in the Grandpass and surrounding areas this evening (Aug 10) after clashes between two factions left at Read more…

Grandpass Muslim center attacked
10 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Grandpass Muslim center attacked »

A Muslim prayer center (Masjid) in Grandpass came under an attack late this evening, the police said.

Reports from the area said Read more…

Grandpass Muslim center attacked
10 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Grandpass Muslim center attacked »

A Muslim prayer center (Masjid) in Grandpass came under an attack late this evening, the police said.

Reports from the area said Read more…

Over 60 pre-polls violations
10 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Over 60 pre-polls violations »

The Department of Elections has recorded over 60 polls related violations so far, the elections department said.

According to the election violations Read more…

Over 80 asylum seekers arrested
10 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Over 80 asylum seekers arrested »

The navy arrested over 80 asylum seekers off the southern seas today, the navy said.

Navy spokesman Kosala Warnakulasuriya said that 88 Read more…

Sri Lanka: Investigate ‘Clean Water’ Protest Deaths
10 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka: Investigate ‘Clean Water’ Protest Deaths »

The Sri Lankan government should stop issuing misleading information and promptly create an independent and transparent inquiry into the deaths of protesters Read more…

Alert on abuse of state resources
10 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Alert on abuse of state resources »

With 17 close relatives of central government politicians contesting the elections to the three provincial councils, election monitors have alerted the Elections Read more…

Massive Gampola cutout removed
10 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Massive Gampola cutout removed »

The Campaign for Free and Fair Elections (CaFFE) says that the large election cutout of UPFA candidate Anuradha Jayarathne, erected at the Read more…