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PM instructs not to rush to announce a UNP Presidential candidate

PM instructs not to rush to announce a UNP Presidential candidate

Prime Minster and United National Party (UNP) leader has advised the UNP parliamentary group not to be hasty to announce a name of the Presidential Read more…

Economy in Sri Lanka continues to bleed

Economy in Sri Lanka continues to bleed

While the people of this country are suffering from not being able to fulfil their basic requirements, the economic situation in the country continues to Read more…

Yesterday Tamils, today Muslims and tomorrow who?

Yesterday Tamils, today Muslims and tomorrow who?

From the time of S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike’s election victory in 1956, one and only one issue had dominated political party campaigns in this country; and that Read more…

Major General Shavendra Silva’s service extended

Major General Shavendra Silva’s service extended

President Maithripala Sirisena in his capacity as the Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces has extended the service of Major General Shavendra Silva, Chief of Staff Read more…

SL sign agreement to send unlimited skilled workers to Japan

SL sign agreement to send unlimited skilled workers to Japan

An agreement will be signed by the Sri Lankan and Japanese governments tomorrow (19), enabling Sri Lanka to send an unlimited number of skilled workers Read more…

‘I am still the Chief Justice’
15 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

‘I am still the Chief Justice’ »

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While asserting that she is still the legitimate Chief Justice of the country, Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake, who vacated her official residence this evening, Read more…

Sri Lanka in crisis after justice’s ouster
15 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka in crisis after justice’s ouster »

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Sri Lanka faced constitutional turmoil after President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s dismissal of the island nation’s Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake.Rajapaksa’s government, already under pressure from Read more…

Undermining judiciary would impact foreign investment in Sri Lanka, US warns
15 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Undermining judiciary would impact foreign investment in Sri Lanka, US warns »

The United States warned Sri Lanka today that undermining the independence of judiciary would impact the country’s ability to attract foreign investment.Responding to Read more…

Sri Lankan President swears in former Attorney General as 44th Chief Justice
15 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lankan President swears in former Attorney General as 44th Chief Justice »

Sri Lanka’s 44th Chief Justice, former Attorney General and a legal adviser to the Cabinet, Mohan Peiris took oaths Tuesday before Sri Lankan Read more…

A cabinet reshuffle; Three names for the post of Prime Minister.
14 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

A cabinet reshuffle; Three names for the post of Prime Minister. »

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According to the reports, President Mahinda Rajapaksa has decided to conduct a cabinet reshuffle on the 18th of January.Accordingly, several ministerial and deputy Read more…

Police security for Shirani withdrawn
14 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Police security for Shirani withdrawn »

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Government has removed the police protection given to Chief Justice Prof.Shirani Bandaranayake from yesterday is according to information. Consequently Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake Read more…

Sencholai children’s home under KP
14 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sencholai children’s home under KP »

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A new Sencholai children home has now come up at the same place where the old children home stood at Iranamadu in Kilinochchi, Read more…

Sri Lanka constitutional crisis deepens as lawyers refuse to accept a new Chief Justice
14 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka constitutional crisis deepens as lawyers refuse to accept a new Chief Justice »

The constitutional crisis created by the controversial dismissal of the Chief Justice in Sri Lanka by the President deepened today as the country’s Read more…

Sri Lanka Army opens two holiday resorts in North
14 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka Army opens two holiday resorts in North »

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Sri Lanka Army has opened two new holiday resorts in the Jaffna Peninsula of Northern Province for the welfare of its troops.Commander of Read more…

Canada condemns dismissal of Sri Lankan Chief Justice, urges Commonwealth action
14 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Canada condemns dismissal of Sri Lankan Chief Justice, urges Commonwealth action »

Canada has called on the Sri Lankan government to respect the country’s constitution and the independence of its judiciary. While expressing deep concern Read more…