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Remembering Nagalingam Sanmugathasan, Sri Lanka’s first and only hardline communist By Veeragathy Thanabalasingham/newsin.asia

Remembering Nagalingam Sanmugathasan, Sri Lanka’s first and only hardline communist By Veeragathy Thanabalasingham/newsin.asia

Many of Sri Lanka’s Leftist leaders began their political life in the early part of the last century with the laudable intention of bringing about Read more…

Sri Lanka ‘assures’ India on Colombo Port project despite opposition pressure ahead of polls -The Print

Sri Lanka ‘assures’ India on Colombo Port project despite opposition pressure ahead of polls -The Print

Sri Lanka has “assured” India that the high-profile Colombo Port project will remain with New Delhi despite opposition pressure to review the $500-million deal, ThePrint Read more…

Democracy Threatened: Impunity, Political Patronage & Rollback Of Devolution By Ratnajeevan H. Hoole

Democracy Threatened: Impunity, Political Patronage & Rollback Of Devolution By Ratnajeevan H. Hoole

R. Sasilan: Assistant Commissioner of Elections

Today we are opening new living quarters for our Election Commission’s man-in-charge in Batticaloa. I am so glad because Read more…

Talks between India and Sri Lanka for debt relief sees progress

Talks between India and Sri Lanka for debt relief sees progress

India said it was holding talks with Sri Lanka over its request for postponement of repayment of debt. “The matter has progressed and technical level Read more…

Tiran Alles and three others acquitted from RADA case

Tiran Alles and three others acquitted from RADA case

Former Chairman of Reconstruction and Development Agency (RADA) Tiran Alles and the three other defendants were acquitted from the Rs. 200 million fraud case today.

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US deeply concerned
11 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

US deeply concerned »

The US embassy in a statement said it remains deeply concerned by the Impeachment Proceedings against Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake.

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ICJ, condemns impeachment of Chief Justice
11 Jan
2013
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ICJ, condemns impeachment of Chief Justice »

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The International Commission of Jurists ICJ condemned the decision of Sri Lanka’s parliament today to impeach the country’s Chief Justice, Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake Read more…

Sri Lanka parliament impeaches Chief Justice
11 Jan
2013
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Sri Lanka parliament impeaches Chief Justice »

Sri Lanka parliament following a two-day debate voted today to impeach the country’s first female Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayke who has been Read more…

Sri Lankan lawyers declare today as Black Friday
11 Jan
2013
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Sri Lankan lawyers declare today as Black Friday »

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The Lawyers’ Collective of Sri Lanka has declared today as Black Friday since the impeachment motion against the Chief Justice is to be Read more…

Controversial Sri Lankan Minister resigns from electoral organizer position
11 Jan
2013
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Controversial Sri Lankan Minister resigns from electoral organizer position »

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Controversial Sri Lankan Minister of Public Relations, Mervyn Silva has handed over his letter of resignation from the post of chief organizer of Read more…

UK deplores death of Rizana Nafeek; Victim was conferred sentenced in accordance with Sharia law-says Muttur Mosque
11 Jan
2013
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UK deplores death of Rizana Nafeek; Victim was conferred sentenced in accordance with Sharia law-says Muttur Mosque »

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The British government today joined the European Union and human rights organizations worldwide to condemn the beheading of Sri Lankan housemaid Rizana Nafeek Read more…

Ban on LTTE extended by another 2 years in Tamil Nadu: Tribunal
11 Jan
2013
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Ban on LTTE extended by another 2 years in Tamil Nadu: Tribunal »

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Indian Home Ministry conformed to extend ban on LTTE another two years, Tamil Nadu state government gazette reports.LTTE was banned in India in Read more…

“Udayan” newspaper delivery employee attacked, by unidentified persons. Papers burnt.
11 Jan
2013
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“Udayan” newspaper delivery employee attacked, by unidentified persons. Papers burnt. »

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“Udayan” newspaper delivery employee was attacked by unidentified persons today morning at 5.30 a.m at Maalu junction locality and his motorbike along with Read more…

Fail to provide solution Tamils expect: Jaffna bishop informs French delegates
9 Jan
2013
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Fail to provide solution Tamils expect: Jaffna bishop informs French delegates »

Jaffna Bishop Rev.Thomas Saundranayakam informed French representatives that Lankan government which achieved war victory has failed to grant solution expect by Tamils of Read more…

French ambassador surprised over military interventi​on in civil activities in Jaffna
9 Jan
2013
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French ambassador surprised over military interventi​on in civil activities in Jaffna »

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French ambassador to SriLanka Christine Robichon said she was surprised over military intervention in civil activities in Jaffna district.Ambassador made this statement during Read more…