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Do not recommend Sri Lanka signing MCC in its current state: review committee chair

Do not recommend Sri Lanka signing MCC in its current state: review committee chair

Sri Lanka must not sign the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) compact in its current state without major revisions and without wider public consultation, the committee Read more…

AG’s Dept. says will raise preliminary objections

AG’s Dept. says will raise preliminary objections

The Attorney General’s Department yesterday informed Supreme Court that it would raise preliminary objections against the Fundamental Rights petition filed seeking an order to immediately Read more…

Don’t allow propaganda in sacred places-PAFFREL

Don’t allow propaganda in sacred places-PAFFREL

Election monitoring body the People’s Action of Free and Fair Election has requested religious leaders and individuals in-charge of places of worship to refrain from Read more…

President appoints committee to study concerns on Colombo Port

President appoints committee to study concerns on Colombo Port

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has appointed a five-member Committee to examine and report on the concerns regarding the development of the Jaya Container Terminal (JCT) and Read more…

Fourth International does not approve ‘Bahu’ contesting general election under UNP ticket

Fourth International does not approve ‘Bahu’ contesting general election under UNP ticket

The Fourth International Bureau, the executive bureau of the Marxist movement Fourth International has disapproved the candidature of Vikramabahu “Bahu” Karunaratne, the chairperson of the Read more…

The UNP parliamentarians made an inspection visit to NOrochchole coal power plant today.
29 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

The UNP parliamentarians made an inspection visit to NOrochchole coal power plant today. »

A group of UNP parliamentarians made an inspection visit to NOrochchole coal power plant today. A team of officials from the Sri Read more…

Honeymoon with Modi? By Dharisha Bastians
29 May
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Honeymoon with Modi? By Dharisha Bastians »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa may have metaphorically leapt into new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s arms this week, but in the ning there was Sonia Gandhi Read more…

Leftist allies of Sri Lanka ruling party request discussion on abolition of executive presidency
29 May
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Leftist allies of Sri Lanka ruling party request discussion on abolition of executive presidency »

 Leftist allies of Sri Lanka ruling party have requested for a discussion with the key governing party, the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Read more…

UN under spotlight for giving refugee status to LTTE cadres
29 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UN under spotlight for giving refugee status to LTTE cadres »

An urgent review of UN procedures was necessary in the wake of the recent arrest and deportation of three LTTE cadres registered Read more…

UN concern at Malaysia’s expulsion of Tamil Tiger suspects
29 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UN concern at Malaysia’s expulsion of Tamil Tiger suspects »

The UN says it is concerned at Malaysia’s deportation of three men accused of trying to revive the Tamil Tiger rebel group Read more…

UNP offers support for devolution
28 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UNP offers support for devolution »

The main opposition United National Party (UNP) today offered support to the Government to devolve powers to the provinces.

UNP Parliamentarian Lakshman Read more…

North CM, Aussie envoy hold talks
28 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

North CM, Aussie envoy hold talks »

Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran had talks with the Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Ms Robyn Mudie in Jaffna today.

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Indian police get arrest warrant for ISI man held in Malaysia
28 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Indian police get arrest warrant for ISI man held in Malaysia »

Tamil Nadu Q branch sleuths obtained an arrest warrant on Tuesday for a Sri Lankan national and suspected operative of Pakistan’s Inter Read more…

Mahinda Rajapaksa Orders Quickening of India Power Plant Project
28 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Mahinda Rajapaksa Orders Quickening of India Power Plant Project »

Fresh from his visit to New Delhi for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s swearing-in, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa today ordered officials to Read more…

Sri Lanka: Refugees Returned From Malaysia at Grave Risk
28 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka: Refugees Returned From Malaysia at Grave Risk »

Sri Lankan authorities should ensure the safety of two refugees and an asylum seeker whom Malaysiaforcibly returned to Sri Lanka in violation Read more…