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Japanese defense ship arrives at Hambantota port

Japanese defense ship arrives at Hambantota port

Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force ship ‘Ikazuchi’ has arrived at the port of Hambantota today (15) on a goodwill visit, Sri Lanka Navy Read more…

“Since Eastern Province Has No Chief Minister, Ministers or Council, the Governor Can Take Over Powers of the Chief Minister, Ministers or Council To Solve Issues” Says New Eastern Governor MLAM Hizbullah

“Since Eastern Province Has No Chief Minister, Ministers or Council, the Governor Can Take Over Powers of the Chief Minister, Ministers or Council To Solve Issues” Says New Eastern Governor MLAM Hizbullah

Newly-appointed Governor of the Eastern Province, M.L.A.M. Hizbullah, in an interview with Ceylon Today says, “I created a problem by being selected as Read more…

Committee rejects MoU for defence pact with US

Committee rejects MoU for defence pact with US

A committee has rejected most of the content in a memorandum of understanding submitted by the US government to the Sri Lankan defence Read more…

Bank of China offers Sri Lanka $300 million loan, option to raise to $1 billion – Report

Bank of China offers Sri Lanka $300 million loan, option to raise to $1 billion – Report

Bank of China, one of the four biggest state-owned commercial banks in China, has offered Sri Lanka a loan of $300 million which Read more…

SLPP rejects Steering Committee report on new Constitution

SLPP rejects Steering Committee report on new Constitution

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) yesterday said it rejects the Steering Committee report presented to the Constitutional Assembly (CA) and would work Read more…

India can’t solve Lanka’s political issues: BJP
7 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India can’t solve Lanka’s political issues: BJP »

A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led team, which is currently on a tour in Sri Lanka, has told the war-ravaged Lankan Tamils that Read more…

News Lankan journalist in UAE still at risk- CPJ
7 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

News Lankan journalist in UAE still at risk- CPJ »

Lohini Rathimohan, a former television journalist from Sri Lanka, faces an unclear future. The 28-year-old is among 15 Tamil refugees still sheltered Read more…

Sign in  Sri Lanka to water down Tamil power-sharing plan-AFP
7 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sign in Sri Lanka to water down Tamil power-sharing plan-AFP »

Sri Lanka plans to reduce the power of local councils before the first-ever provincial elections in the island’s former war zone, a Read more…

India not firm on attacks on Indian fishermen: Jayalalithaa
7 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India not firm on attacks on Indian fishermen: Jayalalithaa »

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Thursday accused the central government of not taking a firm stand on the attacks on Indian Read more…

TNA wants maximum devolution
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA wants maximum devolution »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) would want the maximum amount of exercise of power, should it lead Sri Lanka’s Northern Provincial Council Read more…

Government makes proposals on 13A
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Government makes proposals on 13A »

The government has made some proposals on the 13th Amendment to the constitution, Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella said today.

He said that Read more…

Angulana Christian church attacked
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Angulana Christian church attacked »

A Christian church in Angulana was attacked last night, police sources told the Colombo Gazette.

The police said that an unidentified group Read more…

Cops arrested over murder
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Cops arrested over murder »

A police Sub Inspector (SI) and two other policemen were arrested over the murder of a businessman from Bambalapitiya.

The police officers Read more…

CID must question Arundika on Eknaligoda – UNP
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

CID must question Arundika on Eknaligoda – UNP »

The United National Party (UNP) today called for the questioning of UPFA MP Arundika Fernando, regarding his statement on the whereabouts of Read more…

Preferential vote bane of SL politics – Ranil »

UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe said yesterday that a future government, formed by it, would change the Preferential Voting (PV) system in a Read more…