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USNS Mercy arrives in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

USNS Mercy arrives in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka

TRINCOMALEE, Sri Lanka – U.S and partner nation service members participating in Pacific Partnership 2018 arrived in Trincomalee, Sri Lanka aboard the U.S. Read more…

Exposing Sri Lanka’s Special Task Force By Taylor Dibbert

Exposing Sri Lanka’s Special Task Force By Taylor Dibbert

Security sector reform cannot come soon enough. The International Truth and Justice Project (ITJP) has recently released another valuable report. This time the Read more…

Unheard sounds and faint memories of ‘bloody’ white vans…

Unheard sounds and faint memories of ‘bloody’ white vans…

“All faults may be forgiven of him who has perfect candour”~Walt Whitman

In the questionable days of the Rajapaksa regime, the most dreadful sound, amongst Read more…

SLFP Ministers meet President after cabinet meeting

SLFP Ministers meet President after cabinet meeting

Sri Lanka Freedom Ministers (SLFP) Ministers met President Maithripala Sirisena today after the cabinet meeting.

The SLFP Ministers had discussed the future of the unity Read more…

EU Court rules tortured Sri Lankan rebel eligible for ‘subsidiary protection’

EU Court rules tortured Sri Lankan rebel eligible for ‘subsidiary protection’

Luxembourg: the Court of Justice of the European Union on Tuesday hearing a case involving a member of Sri Lanka’s terrorist group decided that a Read more…

TNA to accommodate Muslim candidates
16 Jul
2012
Written by TELOadmin

TNA to accommodate Muslim candidates »

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In what appeared to be a new political dimension, the Tamil National Alliance (TNA), the largest Tamil party, has decided to accommodate Muslim Read more…

Drop Tamil Eelam agenda: Chidambaram to Karunanidhi
16 Jul
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Drop Tamil Eelam agenda: Chidambaram to Karunanidhi »

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Union home minister P Chidambaram on Sunday reportedly conveyed to DMK chief M Karunanidhi the central government’s displeasure over a move by the Read more…

Muslim Congress calls sudden meeting
16 Jul
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Muslim Congress calls sudden meeting »

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The crisis within the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) deepened further last night, with the party high command summoning an emergency meeting without Read more…

Norwegian attempt to forge TNA-SLMC alliance fails
16 Jul
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Norwegian attempt to forge TNA-SLMC alliance fails »

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An attempt by Norway to persuade the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) and the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) to coalesce to contest the Read more…

Sri Lanka’s nationalist party not to contest the PC election
16 Jul
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka’s nationalist party not to contest the PC election »

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Sri Lanka’s Sinhala Buddhist political party Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) has decided not to contest the upcoming Provincial Council elections for North Central, Read more…

Another letter from Jaya to Manmohan
16 Jul
2012
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Another letter from Jaya to Manmohan »

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Once again condemning the Centre for its alleged callous and adamant attitude in imparting training for Sri Lankan Air Force personnel, Tamil Nadu Read more…

Karunanidhi supports extension of ban on LTTE
16 Jul
2012
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Karunanidhi supports extension of ban on LTTE »

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Former Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi (DMK) today (16) supported the Central Government’s decision to extend the ban on the Liberation Tigers Read more…

Sama Samaja Party dissatisfied
15 Jul
2012
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Sama Samaja Party dissatisfied »

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General Secretary of the Lanka Sama Samaja Party, Minister Thissa Vitharana expressed his discontent for not allowing leftist parties representing the UPFA to Read more…

Governor Chandrasir​i hospitaliz​ed
15 Jul
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Governor Chandrasir​i hospitaliz​ed »

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The Governor of the Northern Province Rtd. Major General G.A.Chandrasiri was admitted to the Jaffna Teaching Hospital 12.30 pm this afternoon after developing Read more…

Sinhala film release in Jaffna after 30 years
15 Jul
2012
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Sinhala film release in Jaffna after 30 years »

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For the first time after 30 years, a Tamil sub-titled version of a new Sinhala film will be released at Raja Cinema, Jaffna Read more…