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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…

Domestic it is, SL reiterates to UNHRC

Domestic it is, SL reiterates to UNHRC

Sri Lanka yesterday reiterated it remained committed to achieve reconciliation, accountability and human rights within the framework of the Sri Lankan Constitution, through a domestically-designed Read more…

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…

President Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Modi Meet in New Delhi
27 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

President Rajapaksa and Prime Minister Modi Meet in New Delhi »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa and new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met for bilateral talks this morning at the Hyderabad House in New Read more…

UN wants Lankan maids protected
27 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UN wants Lankan maids protected »

The Government of Sri Lanka must boost the efforts it has made in recent years in order to prevent exploitation and abuse Read more…

People-smugglers now eyeing New Zealand: PM
27 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

People-smugglers now eyeing New Zealand: PM »

People-smugglers are looking to target New Zealand now that Australia’s tough border protection policies have effectively “closed down” that country to asylum-seeker Read more…

LTTE suspects arrested in Malaysia brought to Sri Lanka
27 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

LTTE suspects arrested in Malaysia brought to Sri Lanka »

The three LTTE suspects who were arrested by authorities in Malaysia were brought to Sri Lanka last night and are currently in Read more…

Pope confirms to visit SL in 2015
27 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Pope confirms to visit SL in 2015 »

Pope Francis confirmed Monday that he will visit the Philippines in January next year as well as Sri Lanka for two days, Read more…

Probe on Air Force helicopter debris
26 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Probe on Air Force helicopter debris »

An investigation has been launched into the debris of an Air Force helicopter found in the seas off Chalai in Mullaitivu in Read more…

SL, India united against terrorism: MR
26 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

SL, India united against terrorism: MR »

Praising new Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “inspirational qualities of leadership”, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa said Monday that Colombo was one Read more…

CV’s rejection was grave error-Govt
26 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

CV’s rejection was grave error-Govt »

The government yesterday hit out at the Northern Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran, saying it was a pity that he rejected the invitation to Read more…

Hunt is on for more Tamil Tigers at large
26 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Hunt is on for more Tamil Tigers at large »

The Bukit Aman Special Branch Counter Terrorism Division is hunting down more suspected members of the Liberation Tigers Of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) Read more…

Sajith to mend fences with Ranil
25 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sajith to mend fences with Ranil »

Long-time heir-apparent to the United National Party’s leadership, Sajith Premadasa is actively seeking to mend fences with party leader Ranil Wickremesinghe, according Read more…