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Maritime Silk Road cultural event kicks off in Sri Lanka

Maritime Silk Road cultural event kicks off in Sri Lanka

A cultural event showcasing the Maritime Silk Road has started in Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo, strengthening the cultural ties between Sri Lanka and China.

The Read more…

Chief Minister candidate for the North would be announced at the right time

Chief Minister candidate for the North would be announced at the right time

Leader of the Opposition and Tamil National Alliance (TNA) R. Sampanthan says that the next Chief Minister candidate for the North would be announced at Read more…

CC remain defunct as no quorum

CC remain defunct as no quorum

The Constitutional Council (CC), which makes recommendations for the appointments of Independent Commissions and key appointments in the State sector, remain defunct virtually as six Read more…

Solution to devaluation crisis, within a month: PM

Solution to devaluation crisis, within a month: PM

Sri Lanka cannot increase its interest rates as a precaution to the devaluation of the rupee as done by many other countries to save their Read more…

Tamil diaspora to protest President Sirisena’s speech at the UNGA

Tamil diaspora to protest President Sirisena’s speech at the UNGA

The TGTE of the Sri Lankan Tamil Diaspora, US Tamil Political Action Council (USTPAC) and various other Non-Governmental organizations and activist groups propose to hold Read more…

Dialogue held on Sri Lanka
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Dialogue held on Sri Lanka »

A series of discussions have taken place in Singapore organized by the “In Transformation Initiative” (ITI) from South Africa, aimed at deepening Read more…

UK to watch NPC polls
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UK to watch NPC polls »

The British Government says it will have a close eye on the elections for the Northern Provincial Council later this month.

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Floral tribute at Mullivaikal: Gross misrepresentation, says Pillay’s Office
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Floral tribute at Mullivaikal: Gross misrepresentation, says Pillay’s Office »

The Office of UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navanethem Pillay broke its silence yesterday over Government claims that she had attempted Read more…

G.L takes another swipe at Pillay
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

G.L takes another swipe at Pillay »

External Affairs Minister Professor G.L Peiris yesterday took another swipe at the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay over some Read more…

Vasu expects TNA to work with the Govt.
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Vasu expects TNA to work with the Govt. »

Minister of National Language and Social Integration, Vasudeva Nanayakkara, expects the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) to work with government if the Alliance Read more…

Ranil raises red flag in P’ment over fresh deals for unreliable Chinese firm
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ranil raises red flag in P’ment over fresh deals for unreliable Chinese firm »

Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday in Parliament questioned the aptitude and reliability of China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC), a key contractor hired Read more…

References to The LTTE by The TNA in Its Electoral Manifesto are Explicit,Uncritical and Deceitful
5 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

References to The LTTE by The TNA in Its Electoral Manifesto are Explicit,Uncritical and Deceitful »

By DR DAYAN JAYATILLEKA

To go by its election manifesto the TNA seems completely unmindful of the massive effort that had to Read more…

CJ 43 to boycott Bribery Commission hearings
4 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

CJ 43 to boycott Bribery Commission hearings »

Chief Justice 43 Shirani Bandaranayake informed the Bribery Commission today that she would not present herself before the Commission in the future, Read more…

Ban refers to Sri Lanka
4 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ban refers to Sri Lanka »

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has made a reference to Sri Lanka in his annual report on the work of the UN.

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Mervyn’s proposal to Pillay wrong
4 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Mervyn’s proposal to Pillay wrong »

The government today apologised to the public “marriage proposal” made by Minister Mervyn Silva to the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Read more…