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Constitutional Assembly debate postponed

Constitutional Assembly debate postponed

The Constitutional Assembly debate which was scheduled to be held today (11) had to be postponed because the ten MPs who were entrusted with the Read more…

PC Amendment Act Bathiudeen unhappy

PC Amendment Act Bathiudeen unhappy

Industry and Commerce Minister Rishard Bathiudeen complains that the newly passed Provincial Council Amendment Act has many issues that further marginalize the minority communities and Read more…

“Mata Den Kathaa Karanne Naa Neh. Kathakaranna Beri Ai?(you don’t talk to me now. Why can’t you talk?):President Sirisena Telephones Basil Rajapaksa to “Join Hands for Contesting Local Polls”.

“Mata Den Kathaa Karanne Naa Neh. Kathakaranna Beri Ai?(you don’t talk to me now. Why can’t you talk?):President Sirisena Telephones Basil Rajapaksa to “Join Hands for Contesting Local Polls”.

One evening early this week, Basil Rajapaksa, a key player in the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP), was en route to his home in Battaramulla Read more…

MR says crooks who were with him are now in the Government

MR says crooks who were with him are now in the Government

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa says the crooks who were with him are now in the unity Government.

Rajapaksa told reporters today after meeting the head Read more…

Indian Air Force Chief begins 4-day visit to Sri Lanka

Indian Air Force Chief begins 4-day visit to Sri Lanka

Chief of Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Birender Singh Dhanoa began a four-day visit to Sri Lanka to explore ways to expand cooperation Read more…

TNA  Crucial talks today to finalise seats sharing arrangements
9 Dec
2017
Written by TELOadmin

TNA Crucial talks today to finalise seats sharing arrangements »

A crucial discussion is to be held between the members of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA),The leader of the opposition, as well as the leader Read more…

CC submits names of seven nominees for OMP to President
9 Dec
2017
Written by TELOadmin

CC submits names of seven nominees for OMP to President »

The Constitutional Council (CC) has selected the seven members to be appointed to the Office for Missing Persons (OMP) by President Maithripala Sirisena in keeping Read more…

TNA split – The failure of a minority -Nation.Lk  Editorial
9 Dec
2017
Written by TELOadmin

TNA split – The failure of a minority -Nation.Lk Editorial »

The Tamil Eelam Liberation Organisation (TELO) dropped a bpmbshell on the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) last week when the party’s hierarchy decided to quit the Read more…

Sri Lankans to visit Dalai Lama
9 Dec
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lankans to visit Dalai Lama »

Some Sri Lankan players and support staff were contemplating yesterday on visiting the Dalai Lama. The spiritual leader of the Tibetan people lives is Dharamsala, Read more…

Gazettes pave way for Hambantota Port handover – FT.LK
9 Dec
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Gazettes pave way for Hambantota Port handover – FT.LK »

Gazette notifications on the shareholder agreement on two joint venture entities which will operate commercial and common user facilities respectively at the Magampura Mahinda Rajapaksa Read more…

Top Japanese delegation with 100 potential investors due in SL in January
9 Dec
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Top Japanese delegation with 100 potential investors due in SL in January »

Japanese companies are looking for investment opportunities in South Asia particularly India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka which is growing at a rate of 5-6 per Read more…

Comprehensive guide for Sri Lankan exporters to export to EU under GSP Plus released
8 Dec
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Comprehensive guide for Sri Lankan exporters to export to EU under GSP Plus released »

The first comprehensive and almost step by step guide for Lankan exporters to export under European Union’s GSP Plus scheme has been released.

Welcoming the Read more…

IMF urges Sri Lanka to maintain tightening policy bias until inflation ebbs
8 Dec
2017
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IMF urges Sri Lanka to maintain tightening policy bias until inflation ebbs »

(Reuters) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has urged Sri Lanka to maintain a tightening bias on monetary policy until clear signs emerge that inflationary Read more…

Army chief seeks support for reconciliation process
8 Dec
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Army chief seeks support for reconciliation process »

Army commander Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake has sought support for the Government’s reconciliation initiatives.

The commander said that the Army can assist the reconciliation process Read more…

Tamil parties divided – a four to five cornered fight expected in the local government elections
7 Dec
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Tamil parties divided – a four to five cornered fight expected in the local government elections »

Realignment of the various Tamil groupings in the North and East, yet to take shape. As of now, it is still not clear, whether the Read more…