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EC asks Prez to consult SC on election date

EC asks Prez to consult SC on election date

The Election Commission has requested for making a reference to the Supreme Court on the next election date , informed sources said. The Commission has Read more…

Premadasa to ensure Sri Lanka’s relationship with India is kept at best possible level

Premadasa to ensure Sri Lanka’s relationship with India is kept at best possible level

In the midst of preparing for elections in Sri Lanka, main Opposition leader and former minister and presidential hopeful Sajith Premadasa speaks to The New Read more…

Toll of COVID-19 cases rises 159

Toll of COVID-19 cases rises 159

The number of COVID – 19 patients in the country has risen to 159, health officials said, after eight persons tested positive for the virus Read more…

Sri Lanka and World Bank sign deal on $128.6M financial assistance to battle Covid-19

Sri Lanka and World Bank sign deal on $128.6M financial assistance to battle Covid-19

The International Development Association (IDA) and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) of the World Bank Group agreed to provide financing assistance amounting Read more…

Amnesty urges final rites of minority groups be respected

Amnesty urges final rites of minority groups be respected

Sri Lanka’s authorities must respect the right of religious minorities to carry out the final rites of their relatives in accordance with their own traditions Read more…

Diaspora unable to cope with LTTE’s defeat
7 Sep
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Diaspora unable to cope with LTTE’s defeat »

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Minister of External Affairs, Prof. G.L. Peiris, expressed his regret that unfortunately sections of the Diaspora that cannot accept the military defeat of Read more…

State-owned TV stations told to stop polls propaganda
7 Sep
2012
Written by TELO Admin

State-owned TV stations told to stop polls propaganda »

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The state-owned TV channels,  compelled to cancel some of their programmes on the provincial council elections after the Elections Department intervened in this Read more…

Fonseka-Backer Tiran To Be Appointed Minister Of Civil Aviation And Airport Services?’
7 Sep
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Fonseka-Backer Tiran To Be Appointed Minister Of Civil Aviation And Airport Services?’ »

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Speculation is rife that Democratic National Alliance (DNA) National List MP Tiran Alles has resigned from his position as General Secretary of the Read more…

Sri Lanka and Tamil Nadu: A Messy Situation By B. Raman
5 Sep
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka and Tamil Nadu: A Messy Situation By B. Raman »

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If the political parties in Tamil Nadu do not conduct themselves with a sense of balance and responsibility and indulge in competitive exploitation Read more…

Rishard’s objections rejected: hearing on Feb. 13
5 Sep
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Rishard’s objections rejected: hearing on Feb. 13 »

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The court of appeal today (Sept. 05) disallowed objections raised by minister Rishad Bathiudeen in a contempt of court case filed against him.The Read more…

Karunanidhi joins Jayalalithaa’s anti-Lanka chorus
5 Sep
2012
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Karunanidhi joins Jayalalithaa’s anti-Lanka chorus »

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The DMK and the ruling AIADMK in Tamil Nadu stand united over the issue of training given to Sri Lankan soldiers on Indian Read more…

The decision of the East is in my hands – Says Hakeem Death threats to Jayantha Wijeysekara
5 Sep
2012
Written by TELO Admin

The decision of the East is in my hands – Says Hakeem Death threats to Jayantha Wijeysekara »

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The election battle for the provincial council elections scheduled to be held on the 8th of this month has become intense and the Read more…

PC election campaigning in Sri Lanka ends midnight today
5 Sep
2012
Written by TELO Admin

PC election campaigning in Sri Lanka ends midnight today »

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The campaigning activities for the election of three Provincial Councils in Sri Lanka come to an end midnight Wednesday.All major political parties have Read more…

Attack on pilgrims most unfortunate: Congress
5 Sep
2012
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Attack on pilgrims most unfortunate: Congress »

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Congress on Tuesday described as “most unfortunate” the attack on Sri Lankan pilgrims in Tamil Nadu by activists of Tamil outfits and said Read more…

Government would be defeated in the eastern province: CID reports
4 Sep
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Government would be defeated in the eastern province: CID reports »

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Government would be defeated in the upcoming eastern provincial council election, government CID organizations conform, Colombo based English media reports.CID reports stated opposition Read more…