Home » Breaking News (Page 2473)
Pompeo will not have his way in Sri Lanka

Pompeo will not have his way in Sri Lanka

Officials say President, PM will politely reject his gratuitous advice; tell him government decisions guided by electoral mandates, law and the Constitution

The US Secretary Read more…

Appeal against LTTE ban: Lanka’s London HC offers help to Home Office to rectify flaws

Appeal against LTTE ban: Lanka’s London HC offers help to Home Office to rectify flaws

While a Sri Lankan Tamil diaspora organisation hopefully awaits a formal lifting of the British Government’s 20-year ban on the LTTE, the Home Office here Read more…

Postal services halted in several areas

Postal services halted in several areas

The Department of Posts has decided to temporarily suspend postal services in several areas due to the prevailing COVID-19 risk in the country.

Issuing a Read more…

TGTE Urges UN Human Rights Council to Take Strong Action Against Sri Lanka Despite China’s Pledge to Protect Sri Lanka – EINPresswire.com

TGTE Urges UN Human Rights Council to Take Strong Action Against Sri Lanka Despite China’s Pledge to Protect Sri Lanka – EINPresswire.com

The Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE) condemns the pledge of Chinese diplomats during their meeting with the Sri Lankan government to defend Sri Lanka Read more…

As U.S. campaigns against China, a growing welcome in India – Japan Times

As U.S. campaigns against China, a growing welcome in India – Japan Times

WASHINGTON – When the United States tried to seal a defense deal seven years ago with the Maldives, a sprawling and strategic archipelago, its plans 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…

Jaffna UN branch to close
9 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Jaffna UN branch to close »

All UN branch offices in the Jaffna District are to be closed during the course of 2013, reliable sources from Jaffna said. Accordingly, Read more…

SLMC to support the Divi Neguma Bill
8 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

SLMC to support the Divi Neguma Bill »

The Divi Neguma bill is scheduled to be passed after it is taken up for debate at the parliamentary committee stage.The government accepted Read more…

Should Tamils be Loyal Sri Lankans?
8 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Should Tamils be Loyal Sri Lankans? »

Minorities are easy targets in a Sinhalese polity believing that no one else belongs. As Tisaranee Gunasekara has noted, UPFA ministers have attacked Read more…

Canada urged Sri Lanka to address HR issues
8 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Canada urged Sri Lanka to address HR issues »

The Canadian government yesterday urged Sri Lanka to address human rights concerns, until which Prime Minister Stephen Harper will not reconsider his decision Read more…

Army intervene in to education activities in North: TNA to inform international community
5 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Army intervene in to education activities in North: TNA to inform international community »

Tamil National Alliance thoroughly condemns appointing military personals to teach Sinhala language for students at Killinochchie and Mullaitivu districts. At present party decided Read more…

UK undecided on CHOGM 2013
3 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

UK undecided on CHOGM 2013 »

The British government is undecided on attending the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in Sri Lanka later this year.The British High Commissioner Read more…