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Failure new Consitution will lead to further divisions among communities

Failure new Consitution will lead to further divisions among communities

TNA leader Sampanthan says that ” We cannot entertain any further undue delays in this matter the draft Constitution must be presented to parliament and Read more…

US will push SL to honour its promises – Dhanapala

US will push SL to honour its promises – Dhanapala

Former UN Under-Secretary-General for Disarmament Jayantha Dhanapala, commenting on the United States of America (US) quitting the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), said “The Read more…

India expresses concern over huge Chinese housing project in NE

India expresses concern over huge Chinese housing project in NE

India has raised concern at the highest levels of the Sri Lankan Government about the manner in which a contract to build 40,000 houses in Read more…

Putting the ‘Tamil House’ in order

Putting the ‘Tamil House’ in order

Waking up like the proverbial Rip van Winkle so to say, Northern Province’s TNA (?) Chief Minister C V Wigneswaran has sought a ‘through probe’ Read more…

Real Threat Posed by Gotabaya Rajapaksa is the Replacement of the Present Weak Democratic Regime by a Hard Authoritarian Regime, with Popular Support By  Jayadeva Uyangoda

Real Threat Posed by Gotabaya Rajapaksa is the Replacement of the Present Weak Democratic Regime by a Hard Authoritarian Regime, with Popular Support By Jayadeva Uyangoda

Is Sri Lanka ready for an elected dictator? This is the latest question to enter the country’s current political debate. Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s preparations Read more…

US Congress holds discussion on Sri Lanka’s human rights situation
21 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

US Congress holds discussion on Sri Lanka’s human rights situation »

The Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations of the US Committee on Foreign Affairs heard evidence on “Human Read more…

UN chief admits UN was not equipped to deal with Sri Lanka war
21 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

UN chief admits UN was not equipped to deal with Sri Lanka war »

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has admitted that the UN was not equipped to deal with the Sri Lanka war.

Guterres told reporters at a Read more…

US Will Continue To Engage With Sri Lanka Over US – Sri Lanka Co-sponsored UN Resolutions 30/1 and 34/1 – UN Envoy Atul Keshap assures Sri Lanka Govt.
21 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

US Will Continue To Engage With Sri Lanka Over US – Sri Lanka Co-sponsored UN Resolutions 30/1 and 34/1 – UN Envoy Atul Keshap assures Sri Lanka Govt. »

In the wake of US quitting the UNHRC, US embassy in Colombo said that the US would continue to closely follow progress made by Sri Read more…

Government wants details with ITPJ on missing shared with OMP
21 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Government wants details with ITPJ on missing shared with OMP »

he attention of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has been drawn to a list of names published online by the ITJP (International Truth Read more…

Indian team, TNA, to assess need for reconstruction
21 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Indian team, TNA, to assess need for reconstruction »

A team of experts sent by the Indian government will visit the North to assess the need for road development in the province, Highways and Read more…

China pays final tranche in first investment for Hambantota Port
21 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

China pays final tranche in first investment for Hambantota Port »

The final tranche of the investment value for the Hambantota Port concession was released by China Merchant Port Holdings Limited (CM Port) on Wednesday(20).

The Read more…

Senior Buddhist Monk Publicly Advises Gota To Launch Into Hitler-like Military Rule And Build Up Country
21 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Senior Buddhist Monk Publicly Advises Gota To Launch Into Hitler-like Military Rule And Build Up Country »

A senior Buddhist monk yesterday advised former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa to launch into a military rule ‘like Hitler’.

The monk, Vendauwe Upali thera, Read more…

IMF urges Sri Lanka to let Rupee slide
21 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

IMF urges Sri Lanka to let Rupee slide »

The International Monetary Fund urged Sri Lanka to let its rupee keep sliding and not intervene further to bolster the ailing currency as it fell Read more…

SLFP, UNP in dire straits after LG polls debacle
20 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

SLFP, UNP in dire straits after LG polls debacle »

Megapolis and Western Province Development Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka says the SLFP and the UNP haven’t taken steps to shore up the yahapalana administration even Read more…

Policemen Who Shot a Tamil Civilian Yet to be Arrested
20 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Policemen Who Shot a Tamil Civilian Yet to be Arrested »

The policemen involved in the shooting of the 32 years old Tamil civilian V.Sutharsan, on Sunday 17th night, at the Sagaya Madha Temple located on Read more…