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World Bank downgrades Sri Lanka

World Bank downgrades Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka has been downgraded by the World Bank to a lower middle income country from an upper middle income one in their latest country Read more…

Election observers to monitor social media

Election observers to monitor social media

Election watchdog, the People’s Action for Free and Fair Elections has decided to deploy a special team to monitor posts and publications related to the Read more…

TUFF bargaining with government at present; says Karuna Amman

TUFF bargaining with government at present; says Karuna Amman

Vinayagamoorthy Muralitharan alias ‘Karuna Amman’, the leader of the Tamil United Freedom Front said his party is at present bargaining with the Government to decide Read more…

Each Cabinet Minister asked to submit opinion on MCC proposal

Each Cabinet Minister asked to submit opinion on MCC proposal

Each Cabinet Minister has been asked to submit their individual opinions on the proposed Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) agreement.

Cabinet co-spokesman Bandula Gunawardena said that Read more…

More security provided to Kochchikade St. Anthony’s Shrine

More security provided to Kochchikade St. Anthony’s Shrine

Defence Secretary Maj.Gen. (Retd) Kamal Gunaratne, who visited the St. Anthony’s Shrine, Kochchikade, on Tuesday (1), has taken swift measures to strengthen security and also Read more…

CJ-43 Receives “Official” Invitation To Be Opposition’s Common Candidate
26 Jul
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

CJ-43 Receives “Official” Invitation To Be Opposition’s Common Candidate »

Several political parties of the opposition have officially invited former Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake to be the common candidate of the opposition Read more…

Rudra rejects local war crimes probe
26 Jul
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Rudra rejects local war crimes probe »

Former LTTE member and peace negotiator and now head of the Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE) Visvanathan Rudrakumaran has rejected the Read more…

Tamil Nadu blames Lanka over talks
26 Jul
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tamil Nadu blames Lanka over talks »

The Tamil Nadu government is committed to continuing the talks between representatives of Tamil Nadu and Sri Lankan fishermen to resolve their Read more…

Driver of van taking journos arrested
26 Jul
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Driver of van taking journos arrested »

The driver of a van taking a group of Tamil journalists from Jaffna to Colombo was arrested at Omanthai last night for Read more…

MR invites new Indonesian President
26 Jul
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

MR invites new Indonesian President »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has invited newly elected President of Indonesia, Joko Widodo, to undertake a State visit to Sri Lanka, the External Read more…

SB sitting on King Rajasinghe’s coffer
26 Jul
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

SB sitting on King Rajasinghe’s coffer »

The remains of King Rajasinghe’s coffer is buried in the courtyard of a house in Hinguranketha, belonging to Higher Education Minister S.B. Read more…

Jayalalithaa Wants Modi To Ensure Visa For UN Probe Team »

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, seeking his intervention in the denial of visas to Read more…

Champika Opens New Facebook Page Despite Ban
26 Jul
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Champika Opens New Facebook Page Despite Ban »

Technology and Research Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka has opened a new Facebook account and a fan page after his former account and Read more…

Lanka’s navy told to act with restraint
26 Jul
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lanka’s navy told to act with restraint »

The Indian Government today said that it had repeatedly told Sri Lanka to ensure that its navy acts with restraint and that Read more…

Miliband recalls ‘Black July’ in Lanka
26 Jul
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Miliband recalls ‘Black July’ in Lanka »

British Labour Party leader Ed Miliband, in a statement released on Friday, recalled the violence which occurred in 1983 affecting thousands of Read more…