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Can Chandrika Kumaratunga Save the Maithripala-Ranil Govt From Destruction in 2018? by Rajan Philips

Can Chandrika Kumaratunga Save the Maithripala-Ranil Govt From Destruction in 2018? by Rajan Philips

By all accounts the much delayed local government elections will likely be held in January 2018. It will be a couple of weeks after January Read more…

Philippines VP warns of China debt trap, cites Sri Lanka

Philippines VP warns of China debt trap, cites Sri Lanka

Philippines Vice President Leni Robredo has warned that the Philippines could face the same fate as Sri Lanka if it depend too much on China.

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CAN JANUARY 8 MANDATE BE BRUSHED UNDER THE CARPET?

CAN JANUARY 8 MANDATE BE BRUSHED UNDER THE CARPET?

The Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) into the Treasury bond issue, appointed by President Maithripala Sirisena earlier this year, has now concluded hearing Read more…

Local council polls also may be put off till March or later

Local council polls also may be put off till March or later

Election Commission chief says he is helpless till Gazette notification is issued Musthapha says Nuwara Eliya district issue could be sorted out soon Read more…

Villagers ask for return of Iranaitheevu

Villagers ask for return of Iranaitheevu

While celebrating Deepavali, the people of Iranaitheevu requested the government to expedite the release of their lands. “These are our ancestral lands which we need Read more…

Sri Lanka Muslim party will take strict action if government fails to honor agreement
24 Sep
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka Muslim party will take strict action if government fails to honor agreement »

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Governing party ally, the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) says the party would take action if the government fails to honor the agreements Read more…

India confirms support for UNHRC on Lanka war crimes
23 Sep
2012
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India confirms support for UNHRC on Lanka war crimes »

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India would definitely extend its support to the United Nations Human Rights Committee (UNHRC) when it would visit Sri Lanka to study the Read more…

Competition for Chief Minister post of Sri Lanka’s North Central PC heats up
23 Sep
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Competition for Chief Minister post of Sri Lanka’s North Central PC heats up »

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The competition for the post of Chief Minister in the North Central Provincial Council of Sri Lanka between two recently elected ruling party Read more…

SPECIAL: PAKISTANI INTELLIGENCE BASE IN COLOMBO by B.Raman
23 Sep
2012
Written by TELOadmin

SPECIAL: PAKISTANI INTELLIGENCE BASE IN COLOMBO by B.Raman »

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In an article written on June 12,2004, I had inter alia stated as follows:

“ For its intelligence-collection and covert action Read more…

Why Colombo is the key to dominating the Indian Ocean
23 Sep
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Why Colombo is the key to dominating the Indian Ocean »

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Notwithstanding the headline grabbing news of MDMK protests and an unfortunate self-immolation, the three day visit of the Sri Lankan President, Mahinda Rajapaksa, Read more…

Sri Lanka should treat Tamils with equality: CM to Rajapaksa
23 Sep
2012
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Sri Lanka should treat Tamils with equality: CM to Rajapaksa »

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In the backdrop of protests against President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s visit to Madhya Pradesh, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday said it was Read more…

India wants Sri Lanka to accept TNA as interlocutor
23 Sep
2012
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India wants Sri Lanka to accept TNA as interlocutor »

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With Sri Lanka’s human rights record coming up for review towards the end of the year, India believes that Colombo should accept the Read more…

Menik farm to close
23 Sep
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Menik farm to close »

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One of the world’s largest camps for displaced persons, Menik Farm in the Vavuniya District, will officially close this week.Minister of Resettlement, Gunaratne Read more…

Indian motor car factory to be established in Trincomalee
23 Sep
2012
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Indian motor car factory to be established in Trincomalee »

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Arrangements are being made to establish a special Indian Economic Zone in the Trincomalee area, and construct a factory which manufacture the spare Read more…

Three to leave SLMC?
23 Sep
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Three to leave SLMC? »

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According to very reliable sources a conflict has developed between SLMC Leader Rauff Hakeem and the sections against him within the party regarding Read more…