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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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Canadian minister biased and ill informed: GL
8 Jan
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Canadian minister biased and ill informed: GL »

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External Affairs Minister G.L Peries said the statements made by the visiting Canadian Minister Jason Kenney were “biased and unbalanced”.“Sri Lankan Government will Read more…

Canada urged Sri Lanka to address HR issues
8 Jan
2013
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Canada urged Sri Lanka to address HR issues »

The Canadian government yesterday urged Sri Lanka to address human rights concerns, until which Prime Minister Stephen Harper will not reconsider his decision Read more…

Five arrested over killing of PS member
8 Jan
2013
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Five arrested over killing of PS member »

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Five suspects were arrested in connection with the murder of the Kelaniya Pradeshiya Sabha member Hasitha Madawala by the Criminal Investigation Department, police Read more…

Jethmalani backs Vaiko’s fight against atrocities on Lankan Tamils
6 Jan
2013
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Jethmalani backs Vaiko’s fight against atrocities on Lankan Tamils »

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Suspended BJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Ram Jethmalani on Saturday announced his support to MDMK leader Vaiko’s struggle for justice for Sri Read more…

TNA to vote against Divi Neguma Bill
6 Jan
2013
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TNA to vote against Divi Neguma Bill »

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The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has decided to vote against the Divi Neguma Bill when it will be taken up for debate in Read more…

UK Maintains Travel Advice On Sri Lanka
6 Jan
2013
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UK Maintains Travel Advice On Sri Lanka »

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The British Foreign Ministry has not removed the travel advice on Sri Lanka which states that the end of the military conflict in Read more…

Dual citizenship applicants to be interviewed by Gota
6 Jan
2013
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Dual citizenship applicants to be interviewed by Gota »

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The Government is set to resume the dual citizenship system this month, but applicants will face a tough screening procedure including a face-to-face Read more…

Basil tries to lure opposition MPs to support Divi Neguma
6 Jan
2013
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Basil tries to lure opposition MPs to support Divi Neguma »

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Minister Basil Rajapaksa is trying to lure certain opposition MPs to support the Divi Neguma draft bill in order secure a two-third majority Read more…

Kelaniya PS chairman complains of death threats
6 Jan
2013
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Kelaniya PS chairman complains of death threats »

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Kelaniya Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman Prasanna Ranaweera said today that there had been repeated death threats made to him and 12 other members of Read more…

UPFA Member of the Kelaniya Pradeshiya Sabha shot dead in front of his residence
6 Jan
2013
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UPFA Member of the Kelaniya Pradeshiya Sabha shot dead in front of his residence »

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UPFA Member of the Kelaniya Pradeshiya Sabha Hasitha Madawala was shot dead in front of his residence last evening.The Police Media Spokespersons office Read more…