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CID to seek international assistance into assassination plot

CID to seek international assistance into assassination plot

The Criminal Investigation Department stated that they would seek international assistance to investigate into the incident where certain parts of the telephone conversation said to Read more…

Sri Lankan currency fears are overblown, Mangala tells Nikkei

Sri Lankan currency fears are overblown, Mangala tells Nikkei

The sharp decline of Sri Lanka’s currency is “not as catastrophic as people make it out to be,” Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera said Read more…

Can Maithripala Sirisena and Mahinda Rajapaksa Re-unite Politically? By D.B.S.Jeyaraj

Can Maithripala Sirisena and Mahinda Rajapaksa Re-unite Politically? By D.B.S.Jeyaraj

Ranil Wickremesinghe is Green! Mahinda Rajapaksa is Blue! President Maithripala Sirisena, Which Political Colour Are You?

Former British prime minister and Read more…

Wiggy wants TNA vote tied to release of LTTE suspects in custody Budget 2019

Wiggy wants TNA vote tied to release of LTTE suspects in custody Budget 2019

Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran said on Friday said that he had requested the TNA leaders to vote against the budget in Parliament in Read more…

It is better to resign if it’s everyone’s wish: IGP

It is better to resign if it’s everyone’s wish: IGP

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundara said yesterday that it would be better for him to resign if it were the wish Read more…

Parliament Approves Names Of Jayantha Dhanapala, Javid Yusuf And Selvakumar As Members Of Constitutional Council
12 Oct
2018
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Parliament Approves Names Of Jayantha Dhanapala, Javid Yusuf And Selvakumar As Members Of Constitutional Council »

Parliament approved the names of Dr. Jayantha Dhanapala, Javid Yusuf and N. Selvakumar as civil society members of the Constitutional Council.

They will be Read more…

Only President can make Mahinda next PM – Dilan
12 Oct
2018
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Only President can make Mahinda next PM – Dilan »

Only the incumbent President Maithripala Sirisena can appoint the former President Mahinda Rajapaksa as the Prime Minister, says United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) MP Dilan Read more…

Special meeting of JO today
11 Oct
2018
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Special meeting of JO today »

A special meeting of the party leaders’ representing the Joint Opposition is scheduled to be held today (11).

The meeting will be held at 5.30 Read more…

MS-MR meeting creates rumblings within UNP By Kelum Bandara
11 Oct
2018
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MS-MR meeting creates rumblings within UNP By Kelum Bandara »

Former Presideent Mahinda Rajapaksa still has a say in whether the joint opposition should agree to forming a caretaker govt.

All Read more…

Indo-Lanka accord has outlived its utility – Subramaniam Swamei
11 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Indo-Lanka accord has outlived its utility – Subramaniam Swamei »

Subramaniam Swamy, a stalwart of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), in an email interview with Daily Mirror, speaks about India- Sri Lanka Read more…

U.S. Embassy launches cultural heritage preservation project in Jaffna
11 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

U.S. Embassy launches cultural heritage preservation project in Jaffna »

The U.S. Embassy in Colombo recently launched a two-year project to preserve pre-historic artifacts in the collection of the University of Jaffna.

The funding is Read more…

Term of Office of another Provincial Council ends  yesterday
11 Oct
2018
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Term of Office of another Provincial Council ends yesterday »

The term of office of the North Western Provincial Council ends yesterday(10/10/18). Accordingly, the powers of the North Western provincial council will also Read more…

New law to compensate war victims in Sri Lanka
11 Oct
2018
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New law to compensate war victims in Sri Lanka »

Sri Lanka’s Parliament on Wednesday passed legislation to pay compensation to victims of the island’s brutal civil war, nearly a decade after the Read more…

Namal ready to obtain SLPP membership
11 Oct
2018
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Namal ready to obtain SLPP membership »

MP Namal Rajapaksa yesterday said that he would take the membership of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) when former President Mahinda Rajapaksa Read more…

There is more of China in Lanka! By N. Sathiya Moorthy
10 Oct
2018
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There is more of China in Lanka! By N. Sathiya Moorthy »

This Government does not need foes when friends are doing the job for them. Months after the controversy attending on the ‘Hambantota Port Read more…