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U.S congratulates Sri Lanka on peaceful election amid COVID-19 pandemic, looks forward to work with new govt

U.S congratulates Sri Lanka on peaceful election amid COVID-19 pandemic, looks forward to work with new govt

The United States congratulating Sri Lanka on conducting a peaceful election despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 Pandemic, said it looks forward to working Read more…

Indian PM Modi congratulates Sri Lanka counterpart on election win, successful poll

Indian PM Modi congratulates Sri Lanka counterpart on election win, successful poll

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has telephoned his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa Thursday, and congratulated him on the successful conduct of parliamentary elections in Read more…

Takeaways from the Sri Lankan parliamentary elections – Newsin.asia

Takeaways from the Sri Lankan parliamentary elections – Newsin.asia

The Sri Lankan parliamentary elections, held on August 5, the results of which were unofficially out on August 7, have sent a number of politically Read more…

SLPP wins general elections with 145 seats, SJB gets 54

SLPP wins general elections with 145 seats, SJB gets 54

The election results released throughout yesterday saw the SLPP securing a landslide victory winning a greater majority of the electorates at the 2020 general election Read more…

SLPP submits names for 17-member national list

SLPP submits names for 17-member national list

The names for Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) 17-member National List was handed over to the Election Commission today, SLPP General Secretary Sagara Kariyawasam said.

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Monk For President?
2 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Monk For President? »

A prominent Buddhist monk has been approached to contest as the common opposition candidate at the next Presidential elections. Chief incumbent of Read more…

TESO Seeks Probe into Lanka Genocide »

Reviving its demands over the Sri Lankan Tamils issue, DMK-led Tamil Eelam Supporters’ Organisation (TESO) today urged the Centre to propose an Read more…

No move to dissolve NPC
1 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

No move to dissolve NPC »

The Government says it has no intention on dissolving the Northern Provincial Council (NPC) despite the recent controversial resolutions adopted by the Read more…

Video: US not contemplating economic sanctions
1 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Video: US not contemplating economic sanctions »

The United States said today that it does not contemplate economic sanctions although a third resolution will be brought against Sri Lanka, Read more…

UN used to control Sri Lanka
1 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UN used to control Sri Lanka »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa says attempts are being made to control Sri Lanka using the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC).

Speaking at an Read more…

BJP now slams Sri Lanka
31 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

BJP now slams Sri Lanka »

The Indian opposition BJP, which had once spoken in support of Sri Lanka, has now accused the Sri Lankan Government of failing Read more…

Implementing LLRC proposals: UNP ready to support Govt.
31 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Implementing LLRC proposals: UNP ready to support Govt. »

Opposition and UNP National Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe told visiting US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Desai Read more…

Refugees enjoy an Aussie summer holiday thanks to Warrnambool families
31 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Refugees enjoy an Aussie summer holiday thanks to Warrnambool families »

Home Among the Gum Trees is a group that connects asylum seekers with people in rural communities. The idea is to give Read more…

Biswal insists US has no agenda
31 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Biswal insists US has no agenda »

Visiting US Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Nisha Biswal insists the US does not have a set Read more…

Arrests were not meant to disrupt talks-Navy.
31 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Arrests were not meant to disrupt talks-Navy. »

Sri Lanka Navy today said it was compelled to arrest the Indian fishermen as they had clearly intruded into the territorial waters Read more…