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Release those detained under PTA: Tamil National Alliance

Release those detained under PTA: Tamil National Alliance

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) will move an adjournment motion seeking the immediate release of those held under the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA).

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Too Soon For Constitutional Change By Jehan Perera

Too Soon For Constitutional Change By Jehan Perera

The release of the Constitutional Assembly’s Steering Committee report on constitutional reform gave the hope that it would be the government’s priority in Read more…

IMF reaches agreement on third review of funding for Sri Lanka

IMF reaches agreement on third review of funding for Sri Lanka

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says it has reached a staff-level agreement with the Sri Lankan authorities on the third review under an Read more…

Election monitoring bodies to meet Deshapriya

Election monitoring bodies to meet Deshapriya

The People’s Action for Free and Fair Elections says all independent election monitoring bodies are scheduled to hold a discussion with Chairman of the Elections Read more…

A New Constitution in the Making: The Matters that Matter By Sanjeewa Fernando

A New Constitution in the Making: The Matters that Matter By Sanjeewa Fernando

The interim report of the Parliamentary Steering Committee for Constitutional Amendments has caused a stir in all quarters concerned in terms of many Read more…

TN government to construct 2500 houses for Lankan Tamils
14 Nov
2012
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TN government to construct 2500 houses for Lankan Tamils »

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Amid DMK pitching for the cause of Sri Lankan Tamils, the ruling AIADMK government today stepped up welfare measures by announcing construction of Read more…

ITAK Jaffna MP flays India for duplicity
14 Nov
2012
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ITAK Jaffna MP flays India for duplicity »

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ITAK yesterday accused India of having double standards and being discretely silent when it came to the matters of Sri Lankan Tamils.ITAK Jaffna Read more…

Sri Lanka’s Killing Fields: Eyes On The Ground
12 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka’s Killing Fields: Eyes On The Ground »

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A film by an Italian documentary maker based on Channel 4’s award-winning Sri Lanka’s Killing Fields has been made public. ITN Productions, which Read more…

Case on Palali high security zone taken at the high court today
12 Nov
2012
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Case on Palali high security zone taken at the high court today »

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Three member panel bench comprise with the Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranike decided to investigate on case file against the Palali high security zone Read more…

Ellalan Force of Tamil Eelam warns migrated Tamil organisations
12 Nov
2012
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Ellalan Force of Tamil Eelam warns migrated Tamil organisations »

Ellalan Force of Tamil Eelam as sent special warning on email towards Tamil organisations operated by the migrated Tamil people.The Email says,This was Read more…

What to do about the Thirteenth Amendment? by Dr Kumar David
12 Nov
2012
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What to do about the Thirteenth Amendment? by Dr Kumar David »

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The national question has dragged on unresolved for 65 years since independence. The country has lived through a brutal civil war where thousands Read more…

NFF withdraws petition against 13th amendment
12 Nov
2012
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NFF withdraws petition against 13th amendment »

The petition due to be filed at the Supreme Court today by the National Freedom Front repealing the 13th amendment to the constitution Read more…

Jaffna district to be fully electrified by January
12 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Jaffna district to be fully electrified by January »

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All measures have been finalised to meet the total electricity requirement of the Jaffna district by the beginning of next year, Power and Read more…

Lanka now wants to clip wings of provincial councils
12 Nov
2012
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Lanka now wants to clip wings of provincial councils »

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The Sri Lankan Government would ask the Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC), which is to be set up to draft a new devolution package, Read more…

Sri Lanka military defends killings during prison riot
12 Nov
2012
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Sri Lanka military defends killings during prison riot »

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Lanka’s military on Monday defended its soldiers who have been accused of massacring prisoners during a jail riot last week, saying the inmates Read more…