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New ambassadors nominated for 5 countries

New ambassadors nominated for 5 countries

The names of five new designated Ambassadors and High Commissioners have been referred to the Committee on High Posts in Parliament. Deputy Secretary-General of Parliament Read more…

SL has a very strategic position in the world – French Senator

SL has a very strategic position in the world – French Senator

Nine years into the post-war era Sri Lanka is making slow and steady progress as a developing country. However, much needs to be Read more…

Why The Indian Govt As Well As The Tamil National Alliance Object To The Chinese Housing Project in the North and East of Sri Lanka

Why The Indian Govt As Well As The Tamil National Alliance Object To The Chinese Housing Project in the North and East of Sri Lanka

India and the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) have told the Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe that his government’s decision to award to a Chinese Read more…

“Pohottuwa Will Win Next Presidential Election Even If Wimalaweera Dissanayake Becomes Candidate:” Basil Rajapaksa

“Pohottuwa Will Win Next Presidential Election Even If Wimalaweera Dissanayake Becomes Candidate:” Basil Rajapaksa

Former Minister Basil Rajapaksa said the Sri Lanka Podujana Party could win the next Presidential election even if Ampara district MP Wimalaweera Dissanayake became the Read more…

NEW CONSTITUTION DREAM PERSISTS, DESPITE MISINFORMATION

NEW CONSTITUTION DREAM PERSISTS, DESPITE MISINFORMATION

As a campaign of misinformation subsumes the constitution-making process that has been in gridlock for several months now, officials working in the Parliamentary office coordinating 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…