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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…

Lanka court postpones Tamil prisoner’s funeral rites case
18 Jul
2012
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Lanka court postpones Tamil prisoner’s funeral rites case »

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A petition filed by the parents of a deceased Tamil prisoner demanding his funeral to be held at their native place was postponed Read more…

Sri Lanka police tear gas fishermen protesting over fishing harbour in Mannar
18 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka police tear gas fishermen protesting over fishing harbour in Mannar »

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Sri Lanka Police today tear gassed a protest held in Mannar by fishermen over the rights to a fisheries harbor in the area.The Read more…

Two TNA candidates withdraw due to threats
18 Jul
2012
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Two TNA candidates withdraw due to threats »

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Two TNA candidates belong to ITAK party have withdrawn their candidacy due to threats by an unknown gang in the Batticaloa district, former Read more…

Sri Lanka police arrest former LTTE leader of Batticaloa
18 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka police arrest former LTTE leader of Batticaloa »

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An LTTE cadre who had fled the country during the war was arrested at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) when he returned from Read more…

SLMC provides explanations
18 Jul
2012
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SLMC provides explanations »

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The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress states that the parties stance to contest for the Eastern Province independently during the upcoming provincial polls was Read more…

Sri Lanka Muslim Congress reverses decision to contest Eastern PC election with governing party
18 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka Muslim Congress reverses decision to contest Eastern PC election with governing party »

The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) today reversed its decision to contest the forthcoming Eastern provincial Council election with the governing United People’s Read more…

Norway denies trying to form TNA-SLMC alliance
17 Jul
2012
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Norway denies trying to form TNA-SLMC alliance »

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Apropos our front-page story, Norwegian attempt to forge TNA-SLMC alliance fails, on July 16, the Norwegian embassy has sent us the following statement: Read more…

SLMC betrays Muslim community: Azath Salley
17 Jul
2012
Written by TELOadmin

SLMC betrays Muslim community: Azath Salley »

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With only two days away for the nominations for the 3 provincial council elections, Muslim civil society organization and religious groups are concerned Read more…

Houses of Tamil National Front members attacked in Jaffna
17 Jul
2012
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Houses of Tamil National Front members attacked in Jaffna »

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Group of unidentified person carried out attack against the house of Tamil National Front in Jaffna today.Houses of Kajendira Kumar and Kadipan located Read more…

Mahanayake expresses dissatisfaction with situation in country
17 Jul
2012
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Mahanayake expresses dissatisfaction with situation in country »

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The Ven Thibbotuwawe Sri Siddhartha Sumangala Thera, the Mahanayake of the Malwatta Chapter, yesterday, expressed his dissatisfaction with the situation in the country Read more…