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JVP Fully Supports Amendments To PC Elections

JVP Fully Supports Amendments To PC Elections

JVP Fully Supports Amendments To PC Elections: Says Elections Were No Different To a Mega Teledrama During Rajapaksa Era

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GTF leader visits Sri Lanka for talks

GTF leader visits Sri Lanka for talks

GTF leader is in Sri Lanka for the first time since a ban on him and his organisation was lifted.

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Steering Committee Interim Report Wants “Unitary”in English Replaced by “Aikeeya Raajyaya” in Sinhala and “Orumiththa Naadu” in Tamil

Steering Committee Interim Report Wants “Unitary”in English Replaced by “Aikeeya Raajyaya” in Sinhala and “Orumiththa Naadu” in Tamil

The Steering Committee, tasked with drafting a new constitution has raised the hackles of some of its members by proposing that the term, Read more…

PC delimitation to be completed in four months

PC delimitation to be completed in four months

The Government yesterday denied that elections reforms were targeted at delaying polls and emphasised it would work to hold elections as soon as Read more…

UN says many still face discrimination and hate in Sri Lanka

UN says many still face discrimination and hate in Sri Lanka

The United Nations (UN) says many still face discrimination and hate in Sri Lanka, despite the end of the war.

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SL top military officers cut short India visit
17 Jul
2012
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SL top military officers cut short India visit »

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Two senior Sri Lankan defence officials today left here cutting short their visit to the Defence Services Staff College in Wellington, India in Read more…

Fitch Rates Sri Lanka’s Upcoming Bond ‘BB-(exp)’
17 Jul
2012
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Fitch Rates Sri Lanka’s Upcoming Bond ‘BB-(exp)’ »

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Fitch Ratings has assigned Sri Lanka’s upcoming USD-denominated global bonds due 2022 an expected ‘BB-(exp)’ rating, a statement released today said.The final rating Read more…

Sri Lanka government coalition party led by Minister Weerawansa to contest Eastern PC separately
17 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka government coalition party led by Minister Weerawansa to contest Eastern PC separately »

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Sri Lanka’s government coalition party National Freedom Front (NFF) led by Minister Wimal Weerawansa has decided to contest the Eastern Provincial Council election Read more…

TNA hands in nominations for Trincomalee
16 Jul
2012
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TNA hands in nominations for Trincomalee »

Several parties including the Tamil National Alliance is reported to have submitted nominations for the three provincial councils which were dissolved recently. The Read more…

TNA to accommodate Muslim candidates
16 Jul
2012
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TNA to accommodate Muslim candidates »

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In what appeared to be a new political dimension, the Tamil National Alliance (TNA), the largest Tamil party, has decided to accommodate Muslim Read more…

Drop Tamil Eelam agenda: Chidambaram to Karunanidhi
16 Jul
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Drop Tamil Eelam agenda: Chidambaram to Karunanidhi »

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Union home minister P Chidambaram on Sunday reportedly conveyed to DMK chief M Karunanidhi the central government’s displeasure over a move by the Read more…

Muslim Congress calls sudden meeting
16 Jul
2012
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Muslim Congress calls sudden meeting »

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The crisis within the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) deepened further last night, with the party high command summoning an emergency meeting without Read more…

Norwegian attempt to forge TNA-SLMC alliance fails
16 Jul
2012
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Norwegian attempt to forge TNA-SLMC alliance fails »

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An attempt by Norway to persuade the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) and the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) to coalesce to contest the Read more…

Sri Lanka’s nationalist party not to contest the PC election
16 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka’s nationalist party not to contest the PC election »

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Sri Lanka’s Sinhala Buddhist political party Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) has decided not to contest the upcoming Provincial Council elections for North Central, Read more…

Another letter from Jaya to Manmohan
16 Jul
2012
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Another letter from Jaya to Manmohan »

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Once again condemning the Centre for its alleged callous and adamant attitude in imparting training for Sri Lankan Air Force personnel, Tamil Nadu Read more…