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The crisis and constitutional violations by Victor Ivon

The crisis and constitutional violations by Victor Ivon

Sri Lanka was in a deep and complex crisis even before the outbreak of the Easter Sunday attacks. Now, in the wake of the Easter Read more…

Ten years after War’s end, Sri Lankan Tamils may never get back land

Ten years after War’s end, Sri Lankan Tamils may never get back land

Government forces may never return swathes of land taken from ethnic Tamils during a decades-long Civil War, land and human rights experts said on Friday, Read more…

British Government says will support transitional justice in Sri Lanka

British Government says will support transitional justice in Sri Lanka

The British Government says it will support transitional justice in Sri Lanka, as the country marks 10 years since the end of the war.

Minister Read more…

Cyber attack on foreign embassy and other web sites in Sri Lanka

Cyber attack on foreign embassy and other web sites in Sri Lanka

A foreign embassy in Sri Lanka and several other web sites have come under a cyber-attack, the Sri Lanka Computer Emergency Readiness Team (SLCERT) said.

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SF as Law and Order Minister : 98 MPs sign petition to President

SF as Law and Order Minister : 98 MPs sign petition to President

A petition is to be handed over to President Maithripala Sirisena on Tuesday, calling for Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka to be appointed as Law and Read more…

Jaffna troops further reduced »

The army says more troops have been pulled out from parts of Jaffna and transferred to the Palaly Cantonment.

Army spokesman Brigadier Read more…

My leader is Mahinda Rajapaksa: Dayasiri
24 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

My leader is Mahinda Rajapaksa: Dayasiri »

UNP MP Dayasiri Jayasekara announcing his resignation as an MP said he would contest the elections to the NWP on the UPFA Read more…

Asylum boat with Lankans sinks
24 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Asylum boat with Lankans sinks »

Australian and Indonesian media reported that a boat carrying some 170 asylum seekers, mostly Sri Lankans and Iranians, to Australia sank last Read more…

Albright report slams Lanka
24 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Albright report slams Lanka »

A report compiled by a committee chaired by former US Secretary of State Madeleine K. Albright has criticised the international reaction to Read more…

Vasu to contest with UNF
23 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Vasu to contest with UNF »

A new political front was formed today, which includes some government members, with the intention of contesting the upcoming provincial council elections Read more…

COPE says public sector weak
23 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

COPE says public sector weak »

The parliament Committee on Public Enterprises, also known as COPE, has recommended in its report submitted to parliament today, that the public Read more…

Deeds of army-vacated lands to owners next month
23 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Deeds of army-vacated lands to owners next month »

Jaffna Security Forces Commander Mahinda Hathurusinghe said the deeds of lands once occupied by the Army would be handed over to the Read more…

UK MPs meet TNA in Jaffna
23 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UK MPs meet TNA in Jaffna »

A visiting British parliamentary delegation has had talks with the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) on the current developments in the North as Read more…

Boat with 70 people missing
23 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Boat with 70 people missing »

A boat with at least 70 people is reported to have gone missing after it left Mirissa and was heading to Australia Read more…

Hambantota in history says JVP
23 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Hambantota in history says JVP »

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) says Hambantota has gone into the history books for all the wrong reasons.

JVP leader Somawansa Amarasinghe Read more…