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‘I regret we could not spend more time with Prabhakaran,’ Erick Solheim to WION

‘I regret we could not spend more time with Prabhakaran,’ Erick Solheim to WION

Erik Solheim, the Norwegian peace mediator in the 30-year-long Sri Lanka civil war, breaks his silence on his controversial role in a conversation Read more…

International judges can’t operate in Sri Lanka: New Foreign Minister

International judges can’t operate in Sri Lanka: New Foreign Minister

International judges cannot work in Sri Lanka to hear cases of alleged war crimes blamed on the government troops and the LTTE as Read more…

As Rural Sri Lanka Dries Out, Young Farmers Look for Job Options

As Rural Sri Lanka Dries Out, Young Farmers Look for Job Options

Scorched by a 10-month drought that has killed crops and reduced residents to buying trucked-in water, Adigama’s young people are voting with their Read more…

Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah appointed as new Sri Lanka Navy Commander

Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah appointed as new Sri Lanka Navy Commander

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena as the Commander-In-Chief this morning appointed Commander Eastern Naval Area Vice Admiral Travis Sinniah as the new Commander Read more…

Wiggy blasts Thavarajah

Wiggy blasts Thavarajah

C.V. Wigneswaran yesterday (17) claimed that in order to safeguard his position in the Northern Provincial Council (NPC), Opposition Leader S. Thavarajah was Read more…

Sri Lanka Security forces release land to government and legitimate owners
17 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka Security forces release land to government and legitimate owners »

Sri Lanka security forces, in keeping with the government’s policy to release more security forces-held lands, have released over 2330 acres in Mullaitivu Read more…

IGP contemplates legal action against website
17 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

IGP contemplates legal action against website »

Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said Police Chief Pujith Jayasundare was mulling legal action against a website that published defamatory remarks about him and Read more…

TELO explaining the position of Deniswaran
16 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

TELO explaining the position of Deniswaran »

He has missed the opportunity given to him to correct it, as our party has been disciplined against Minister Deniswaran.

The TELO Politburo has again Read more…

Sampanthan calls UN for the intervention
16 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Sampanthan calls UN for the intervention »

The opposition leader R.Sampanthan sent a letter to the UN secretary and the commissioner of human rights, regarding the land issue of Northern Read more…

No one should interfere with the judiciary: BBS
16 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

No one should interfere with the judiciary: BBS »

The Judiciary and the Attorney General’s Department should be independent and should be allowed to function as such without interference from anyone, the Read more…

Rohitha Rajapaksa Questioned By FCID About Singapore Investor Funding China Built Supreme SAT Satellite Project
16 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Rohitha Rajapaksa Questioned By FCID About Singapore Investor Funding China Built Supreme SAT Satellite Project »

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s youngest son, Rohitha Rajapaksa yesterday said a satellite stationed in the sky cannot be viewed with a magnifying glass Read more…

UNF to discuss the SLFP decision on 20th amendment with President
16 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

UNF to discuss the SLFP decision on 20th amendment with President »

The United National Front has decided to hold discussions with the President on the 20th Amendment to the Constitution that seeks to hold Read more…

NEWS US notes monks yet to be prosecuted over 2014 attacks
16 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

NEWS US notes monks yet to be prosecuted over 2014 attacks »

The United States has taken note that the Government has yet to prosecute monks involved in attacks against Muslims and Christians in 2014.

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Recent increase in security has caused fear among Northerners – Ramanathan
16 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Recent increase in security has caused fear among Northerners – Ramanathan »

Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Jaffna District Organizer, Parliamentarian Angajan Ramanathan said the recent increase in security of the North has caused fear Read more…

Seven JO MPs to support President
16 Aug
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Seven JO MPs to support President »

Seven MPs presently aligned with the Joint Opposition will support President Maithripala Sirisena to further strengthen the SLFP, Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Read more…