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Concerns raised over  Sri Lanka’s draft counter terrorism law

Concerns raised over Sri Lanka’s draft counter terrorism law

Sri Lanka’s draft counter terrorism law significantly improves upon the current, abusive Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) but needs further safeguards against rights Read more…

President’s Associate Mahinda Amaraweera Makes Shocking Statement: “Four Sri Lankan Cabinet Ministers Are RAW Spies”

President’s Associate Mahinda Amaraweera Makes Shocking Statement: “Four Sri Lankan Cabinet Ministers Are RAW Spies”

UPFA General Secretary Mahinda Amaraweera, making another shocking statement yesterday, said four Sri Lankan Cabinet ministers were giving information to India’s Research and Analysis Wing Read more…

IMF expects strong Budget 2019

IMF expects strong Budget 2019

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects a strong 2019 Budget given Sri Lanka’s medium-term challenges amidst aspirations to accelerate socio-economic growth.

“Sri Lanka would need Read more…

RAW doesn’t need to assassinate politicians of neighboring countries – Fonseka

RAW doesn’t need to assassinate politicians of neighboring countries – Fonseka

Minister of Sustainable Development, Wildlife and Regional Development Field Marshall Sarath Fonseka says that he doesn’t believe that a professional organization such as India’s Research Read more…

Elections should be held when they are due: Germany

Elections should be held when they are due: Germany

German Ambassador Jörn Rohde said yesterday the elections should be held in any democracy when they are due, and not be delayed.

He said the Read more…

Kiwis want milk issue solved
24 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Kiwis want milk issue solved »

New Zealand’s Minister of Economic Development says consumer worries in Sri Lanka about Fonterra milk powder are a local issue but the Read more…

Pillay assures fair judgment
24 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Pillay assures fair judgment »

The United Nations human rights chief Navi Pillay said on Friday she has an “open mind” and will not be “pre-judging anything” Read more…

Pakistan will back Sri Lanka at UN
24 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Pakistan will back Sri Lanka at UN »

Pakistan Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif, says Pakistan will continue extending support to Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council and UN Read more…

Indian editor wants SL media to intervene
24 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Indian editor wants SL media to intervene »

A top rung Indian website Editor and a President of a regional journalists’ body, on Tuesday night, passionately implored Editors and other Read more…

Sharma gets reports on Shirani
23 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sharma gets reports on Shirani »

Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma has received a number of reports and opinions on the removal of the former Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake.

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Fonterra suspends Sri Lanka operations after protests
23 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Fonterra suspends Sri Lanka operations after protests »

Fonterra says it has suspended its consumer operations in Sri Lanka, where sales of its products have been temporarily banned, because of Read more…

New Law and Order Ministry
23 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

New Law and Order Ministry »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has setup a new Law and Order Ministry which will function under him.

Major General (Retired) Nanda Mallawarachchi, a Read more…

Delay in fishermen’s release may cause friction »

The government on Thursday said the delay in the Sri Lankan Navy releasing the detained Tamil Nadu fishermen could cast a shadow Read more…

Sri-Lankan Northern Province: ‘the army is there to assist, not to oppress’ – Peiris
22 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri-Lankan Northern Province: ‘the army is there to assist, not to oppress’ – Peiris »

In an exclusive interview with the Voice of Russia Vickram Bahl Foreign Minister of Sri Lanka, Professor G. L. Peiris talks about Read more…

Civil society to meet Navi Pillay
22 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Civil society to meet Navi Pillay »

Members of civil society who will be meeting United Nations Human Rights Commissioner, Navi Pillay, during her visit in Sri Lanka next Read more…