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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…

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…

Stab injuries on Khuram’s face were fatal: JMO
22 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Stab injuries on Khuram’s face were fatal: JMO »

Former Matara Judicial Medical Officer (JMO) Dr Kithsiri Wijeweera who is now serving in Badulla, today told that even though blood transfusion Read more…

BJP’s TN allies oppose Rajapaksa visit
22 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

BJP’s TN allies oppose Rajapaksa visit »

“With folded hands and anguish, I request you, not to permit the Sri Lankan President to take part in the event. His Read more…

British tourist demands Rs 10 M in damages
22 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

British tourist demands Rs 10 M in damages »

The British nurse who was controversially deported recently from Sri Lanka for the Buddha tattoo inscribed on her upper right arm, filed Read more…

Rajapaksa only option to discuss issues of minority Tamils: TNCC
22 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Rajapaksa only option to discuss issues of minority Tamils: TNCC »

Amidst growing opposition from Tamil Nadu parties to the invitation to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa for Narendra Modi’s swearing in as Read more…

Sri Lankan journalists protest as news websites are blocked
22 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lankan journalists protest as news websites are blocked »

Journalists in Sri Lanka have lobbied the government to reopen two news websites that were blocked this week by officials because of Read more…

US House Resolution calls on Govt., TNA to begin negotiations for a political solution
22 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

US House Resolution calls on Govt., TNA to begin negotiations for a political solution »

The United States House of Representatives has called on the Sri Lankan Government and the major Tamil party, Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Read more…

Who’ll be Modi’s point man to take decisions on SL?
22 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Who’ll be Modi’s point man to take decisions on SL? »

The way the Mahinda Rajapaksa regime thinks about India’s new Prime Minister is different. They estimate that Narendra Modi may take about Read more…

Promises Are Not To Be Kept Only as Promises, Post-Poll India Will Tell Sri Lanka
22 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Promises Are Not To Be Kept Only as Promises, Post-Poll India Will Tell Sri Lanka »

By N Sathiya Moorthy With the outgoing Congress-led UPA Government of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh having made a significant departure on the Read more…

Government must listen to youth – UN SG’s Envoy
22 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Government must listen to youth – UN SG’s Envoy »

UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth, Ahmad Alhendawi who was in Sri Lanka as a distinguished guest of the World Conference on Youth Read more…

Jaffna uni students hold memorial
21 May
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Jaffna uni students hold memorial »

Students of the Jaffna university today staged a memorial in remembrance of the civilians killed during the final stages of the war Read more…