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India welcomes UN Peacebuilding Commission work in Sri Lanka

India welcomes UN Peacebuilding Commission work in Sri Lanka

India has welcomed the work of the UN Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) in Sri Lanka and elsewhere.

“We welcome the efforts undertaken Read more…

We want to walk hand-in-hand with SL: Keshap

We want to walk hand-in-hand with SL: Keshap

Outgoing US Ambassador Atul Keshap has said his country wants to walk hand-in-hand with all Sri Lankans to see the dream of a brighter future Read more…

Did Army use ‘poison gas’ on Vanni east front? Former UNP MP flays TNA for not seeking clarification from govt.

Did Army use ‘poison gas’ on Vanni east front? Former UNP MP flays TNA for not seeking clarification from govt.

Former UNP MP and media personality J. Sri Ranga has accused the four-party Tamil National Alliance (TNA) and other Tamil MPs of conveniently remaining silent Read more…

India invites applications for Self-Financing Professional Course

India invites applications for Self-Financing Professional Course

India is inviting applications from Sri Lankan students (excluding PIO, OCI card holders & NRIs) for nomination to undergraduate course in MBBS, BDS, BE, B.Tech, Read more…

New UNICEF, Pay&Go service enables Sri Lankans to donate to UNICEF’s work for children

New UNICEF, Pay&Go service enables Sri Lankans to donate to UNICEF’s work for children

Sri Lankans across the country are now able to directly donate to the United Nations Children’s Fund’s (UNICEF) work for children and young people, though Read more…

severe weather advisory
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

severe weather advisory »

The department of meteorology has issued a severe weather advisory for the next 24 hours.

The advisory said that another rain spell Read more…

Christine Robichon has been briefed on land issues
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Christine Robichon has been briefed on land issues »

Christine Robichon, the Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, has been briefed on land issues in the Eastern Province, Read more…

Manmohan Singh to reopen and review the 1974 agreement -Vijayakant
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Manmohan Singh to reopen and review the 1974 agreement -Vijayakant »

DMDK founder and Leader of Opposition in the Tamil Nadu assembly A. Vijayakant has urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to reopen and Read more…

Ranil’s convoy attacked in Balapitiya
11 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Ranil’s convoy attacked in Balapitiya »

The convoy of UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe was attacked in Balapitiya this evening, party sources said.

Wickremesinghe had gone to visit the Read more…

Sri Lankan political party accuses India of interference
11 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Sri Lankan political party accuses India of interference »

A coalition partner of the Sri Lankan government on Tuesday accused India of attempting to interfere in Sri Lanka’s internal affairs.

The 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…