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Yahapalana Govt Dodging The Provincial Councils Ball, SLPP Plays Along

Yahapalana Govt Dodging The Provincial Councils Ball, SLPP Plays Along

The Government which tried all kinds of ruses to get out of holding the local government elections is adopting a similar strategy with respect to Read more…

Investigations into LTTE murder of Rajiv still not complete

Investigations into LTTE murder of Rajiv still not complete

As India on Monday paid tributes to Rajiv Gandhi on his death anniversary, the investigation in the assassination of the former Prime Minister Read more…

Joint opposition requests for special debate in Parliament

Joint opposition requests for special debate in Parliament

The Joint Opposition has requested the Speaker of Parliament to hold a special debate, on the current disaster situation in the country and the rising Read more…

Mankulam filling station robbed at knifepoint

Mankulam filling station robbed at knifepoint

Two unidentified persons robbed a fuel filling station at Maankulam yesterday early morning and made off with Rs. 186,000.

The two persons came in a Read more…

JVP’s 20A to Parliament today?

JVP’s 20A to Parliament today?

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) yesterday (21) said, it would present the proposed 20th Amendment to the Constitution, which seeks the abolition of the Executive Read more…

India seeks urgent meeting with TNA
11 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

India seeks urgent meeting with TNA »

The Indian government has sought an urgent meeting with the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) on the 13th Amendment to the constitution, the Read more…

UK introduces new fast-track visa service in SL
11 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

UK introduces new fast-track visa service in SL »

Britain has introduced a new fast-track Visa service in Sri Lanka with effect from June 24, 2013, the British High Commission in Read more…

Second asylum-seeker boat may have capsized
11 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Second asylum-seeker boat may have capsized »

Another asylum seeker boat is feared to have capsized off Australia, with authorities searching for a missing vessel since yesterday.

Australian Maritime Read more…

Manmohan Singh Angered By Mahinda Rajapaksa’s
11 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Manmohan Singh Angered By Mahinda Rajapaksa’s »

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is “extremely annoyed”by Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s recent subtle efforts to undermine the quantum of devolution Read more…

Vote as you wish on 13A says MR
11 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Vote as you wish on 13A says MR »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa told the coalition partners of the United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) that they can vote as they wish in Read more…

Move to dilute 13-A: Friday Forum urges political parties to resist
10 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Move to dilute 13-A: Friday Forum urges political parties to resist »

The Friday Forum has urged political parties and civil society groups to oppose government moves to dilute the 13th Amendment to the Read more…

Eknaligoda’s wife willing to debate MP
10 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Eknaligoda’s wife willing to debate MP »

Missing journalist Prageeth Eknaligoda’s wife Sandhya today urged MP Arundhika Fernando to come forward and debate her to validate the recent statements Read more…

Homagama judge freed on bail
10 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Homagama judge freed on bail »

Homagama District Court Judge Sunil Abeysinghe was freed on bail today by the Colombo Chief Magistrate.

He is alleged to have solicited a Read more…

Catholic Bishops’ Conference requests govt. to discuss new Constitution
10 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Catholic Bishops’ Conference requests govt. to discuss new Constitution »

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Sri Lanka requested the government not to proceed with amending the 13th amendment but to discuss with Read more…

UK’s Most Influential Trade Unions To Support ‘Tamil Freedom Struggle’
10 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

UK’s Most Influential Trade Unions To Support ‘Tamil Freedom Struggle’ »

“The union representatives recounted the role the unions have historically played in bringing global injustices – such as Apartheid in South Africa Read more…