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Sri Lanka’s Rajapaksa restoration is complete. What comes next? nikkei.com

Sri Lanka’s Rajapaksa restoration is complete. What comes next? nikkei.com

Razeen Sally is visiting associate professor at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore. He is author of Read more…

Mahinda Rajapaksa assumes duties as Prime Minister

Mahinda Rajapaksa assumes duties as Prime Minister

Mahinda Rajapaksa on Tuesday (11) officially assumed duties as the 13th Prime Minister of Sri Lanka at Temple Trees.

The leader of Sri Lanka Podujana Read more…

Sirisena Tipped To Be Appointed Cabinet Minister Tomorrow: Mahinda Yapa Expected To Be New Speaker

Sirisena Tipped To Be Appointed Cabinet Minister Tomorrow: Mahinda Yapa Expected To Be New Speaker

Former President Maithripala Sirisena is tipped to be appointed a Cabinet Minister tomorrow, informed government sources said.

Sirisena will be the first retired President in Read more…

Chinese embassy clarifies on ‘China SW’ image on Google Map

Chinese embassy clarifies on ‘China SW’ image on Google Map

The Chinese embassy in Colombo has responded to reports on the google map image multiple buildings in Hambantota spelling out ‘CHINA SW’, which has since Read more…

Pillayan invited to accept Ministerial post

Pillayan invited to accept Ministerial post

Former LTTE fighter and leader of the Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Pullikal (TMVP, Sivanesathurai Chandrakanthan alias Pillayan has been invited to attend the swearing-in ceremony in 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…

Sri Lankan President swears in former Attorney General as 44th Chief Justice
15 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lankan President swears in former Attorney General as 44th Chief Justice »

Sri Lanka’s 44th Chief Justice, former Attorney General and a legal adviser to the Cabinet, Mohan Peiris took oaths Tuesday before Sri Lankan Read more…

Sri Lanka constitutional crisis deepens as lawyers refuse to accept a new Chief Justice
14 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka constitutional crisis deepens as lawyers refuse to accept a new Chief Justice »

The constitutional crisis created by the controversial dismissal of the Chief Justice in Sri Lanka by the President deepened today as the country’s Read more…

Canada condemns dismissal of Sri Lankan Chief Justice, urges Commonwealth action
14 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Canada condemns dismissal of Sri Lankan Chief Justice, urges Commonwealth action »

Canada has called on the Sri Lankan government to respect the country’s constitution and the independence of its judiciary. While expressing deep concern Read more…

Sri Lanka President removes Chief Justice
14 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka President removes Chief Justice »

Sri Lanka’s President Mahinda Rajapakse Sunday removed the country’s first female Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake by ratifying Friday’s parliamentary vote to impeach Read more…

US deeply concerned
11 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

US deeply concerned »

The US embassy in a statement said it remains deeply concerned by the Impeachment Proceedings against Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake.

The Read more…

Sri Lanka parliament impeaches Chief Justice
11 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka parliament impeaches Chief Justice »

Sri Lanka parliament following a two-day debate voted today to impeach the country’s first female Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayke who has been Read more…

Fail to provide solution Tamils expect: Jaffna bishop informs French delegates
9 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Fail to provide solution Tamils expect: Jaffna bishop informs French delegates »

Jaffna Bishop Rev.Thomas Saundranayakam informed French representatives that Lankan government which achieved war victory has failed to grant solution expect by Tamils of Read more…

UK parliament debates Lankan HR issues
9 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

UK parliament debates Lankan HR issues »

The British parliament, both the House of Commons and House of Lords, Tuesday discussed the post war situation in Sri Lanka.The debate on Read more…