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Underworld characters in this Govt: Mano Ganesan

Underworld characters in this Govt: Mano Ganesan

National Co-existence, Dialogue and Official Languages Minister Mano Ganesan said today there were those involved in underworld criminal activities and drug trafficking in this government.

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American Center closed indefinitely

American Center closed indefinitely

The American Center in Colombo which is being operated by the US government will remain closed until further notice, the US Embassy said today.

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Protests Break Out Against Uva Chief Minister In Badulla: Protesters Demand Immediate Removal Of CM

Protests Break Out Against Uva Chief Minister In Badulla: Protesters Demand Immediate Removal Of CM

A massive demonstration was held in front of the Hindu School in Badulla yesterday against Uva Province Chief Minister Chamara Sampath Dasanayaka who allegedly made Read more…

Maldives Ex-Leader Claims Chinese Land Grabbing; Government Denies

Maldives Ex-Leader Claims Chinese Land Grabbing; Government Denies

Exiled former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed, who is fighting for the right to contest a presidential poll this year, said on Monday that land grabbing Read more…

Nasheed briefs diplomats in Sri Lanka; ready to field common candidate

Nasheed briefs diplomats in Sri Lanka; ready to field common candidate

Former Maldivian President Mohamed Nasheed is in Sri Lanka where he briefed diplomats on the Presidential elections in the Maldives scheduled for this year and Read more…

An Interview with Sri Lanka’s C.V. Wigneswaran By Taylor Dibbert
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

An Interview with Sri Lanka’s C.V. Wigneswaran By Taylor Dibbert »

C.V. Wigneswaran is the chief minister of the Northern Province of Sri Lanka and a member of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA).

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JalliKattu’ in Kilinochchi
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

JalliKattu’ in Kilinochchi »

‘JalliKattu’, a traditional Tamil sport, which is played during the Thai Pongal period, was revived after several years in Kilinochchi on Monday (15). Bulls are Read more…

Struggling to keep promises of reform
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Struggling to keep promises of reform »

At the time, it was seen as an astonishing victory. In retrospect, it was also something of a Pyrrhic one. Few expected Maithripala Sirisena to Read more…

CaFFE asks if President still have faith in PM
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

CaFFE asks if President still have faith in PM »

If President Maithripala Sirisena still trusts Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, it means that he has not read the bond commission report, the Campaign for Free Read more…

MS will contest next presidential poll: SLFP
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

MS will contest next presidential poll: SLFP »

President Maithripala Sirisena will definitely contest at the next presidential election in the event the executive presidency is not abolished and the constitution is not Read more…

Rajitha quells fears of coalition rift
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Rajitha quells fears of coalition rift »

Cabinet spokesperson Rajitha Senaratne was in full damage control mode yesterday as he denied reports of President Maithripala Sirisena storming out of the Cabinet in Read more…

Jaffna Chamber wants its own candidate
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Jaffna Chamber wants its own candidate »

JAFFNA – Unheard of in Colombo, but in Jaffna, chambers of commerce pick a candidate to support at local elections.

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Jaffna International Trade Fair to commence on Jan. 26
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Jaffna International Trade Fair to commence on Jan. 26 »

The Jaffna International Trade Fair, the multi-faceted gateway to the North bringing together traders and business to a wide range of opportunities, is to take Read more…

Impressed with Kite Festival Minister promises new fishing harbour for VVT
17 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Impressed with Kite Festival Minister promises new fishing harbour for VVT »

Minister of Fisheries Mahinda Amaraweera, who was impressed with the Kite Festival in Velvettiturai (VVT) – which took place on Thai Pongal Day – has Read more…

Cabinet chaos!
17 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Cabinet chaos! »

An emotional President yesterday walked out of the Cabinet meeting after voicing disappointment over criticism levelled against him by some United National Party lawmakers.

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