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Buddhism does not belong only to Sinhalese:Mangala

Buddhism does not belong only to Sinhalese:Mangala

Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera told parliament today that he would not call himself a Buddhist but a person who follows the Buddhist Philosophy.

“There is Read more…

Over 300,000 in the North affected by dry weather

Over 300,000 in the North affected by dry weather

The Disaster Management Centre states that over 300,000 people are still affected due to the dry weather in the Northern province.

Assistant Director at the Read more…

One of the World’s Hottest Destinations. Now It’s Eerily Empty

One of the World’s Hottest Destinations. Now It’s Eerily Empty

Having landed a few minutes earlier here at Colombo’s international airport, our jam-packed flight from the Maldives is disembarking its crammed cabin, passengers marching down Read more…

MK Stalin -led DMK Coalition Prevents Modi-led BJP Juggernaut From Rolling Into Tamil Nadu State by Winning 37 of 39 Lok Sabha Seats

MK Stalin -led DMK Coalition Prevents Modi-led BJP Juggernaut From Rolling Into Tamil Nadu State by Winning 37 of 39 Lok Sabha Seats

But with party not cutting through in bypolls, change in govt. is unlikely The DMK’s well-oiled campaign machinery, led by party president M.K. Stalin, on Read more…

Sri Lankan with possible links to Easter attacks arrested in Myanmar

Sri Lankan with possible links to Easter attacks arrested in Myanmar

A Sri Lankan man, believed to have connections with those involved in the Easter bombings that killed at least 250 people, was arrested in Myanmar Read more…

Another resolution?
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Another resolution? »

The United States of America and India are exploring the possibilities of ‘passing another resolution’ on Sri Lanka at the next UN Human Read more…

KP opened Chencholai children home
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

KP opened Chencholai children home »

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Kumaran Pathmanadan alias KP opened the Chencholai children home at Iraanamadhu area at Killinochchie today.Killinochchie district secretary Rupawathi Kethiswaran and several other officials Read more…

Sri Lankan government to discuss issues over re-demarcation of the East
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lankan government to discuss issues over re-demarcation of the East »

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The Public Administration Ministry of Sri Lanka is to hold a meeting with parliamentarians from the Eastern Province to resolve the crisis over Read more…

Internatio​nal terrorist movements operating in North and East
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Internatio​nal terrorist movements operating in North and East »

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Government announced that international terrorist organizations are operating in the northern and Eastern part of the island. Government decided to take strict action Read more…

Jaffna students being “monitored”
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Jaffna students being “monitored” »

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Students attached to the Jaffna university are being monitored by the police and military intelligence officers, the ‘We are Sri Lankan’ organization said.Convener Read more…

Hakeem slams hate campaign against Muslims
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Hakeem slams hate campaign against Muslims »

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Leader of Sri Lanka Muslim Congress and Minister of Justice Rauff Hakeem has slammed the hate campaign being carried out by some Buddhist Read more…

Increase of destitute children in Jaffna
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Increase of destitute children in Jaffna »

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In the Jaffna district, the number of children abandoned by their parents have increased, according to the Jaffna District secretary’s Office.  In 2010, Read more…

List of registered political parties to be announced on the 31st
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

List of registered political parties to be announced on the 31st »

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Commissioner General of Elections Mahinda Deshapriya states that the gazette notification which makes it compulsory for political parties to extend their party registrations Read more…

Coalition party of Sri Lankan government to re-launch agitations against power devolution
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Coalition party of Sri Lankan government to re-launch agitations against power devolution »

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Sri Lanka’s government coalition party National Freedom Front (NFF) plans to re-launch the agitations to call for abolishing the 13th Amendment to the Read more…

US officials’ visit to Sri Lanka not related to recent events – Foreign Secretary
20 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

US officials’ visit to Sri Lanka not related to recent events – Foreign Secretary »

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A visit of three high ranking officials of the United States government to Sri Lanka in the backdrop of recent changes to the Read more…