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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…

Tamil Politicians Became Media Oppressors
1 Sep
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Tamil Politicians Became Media Oppressors »

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In Sri Lanka there are few Tamil newspapers that have both local and international reputations. “Virakesari” is one of these and also one Read more…

‘Mastermind’ behind Sri Lanka cricket team attack arrested
1 Sep
2012
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‘Mastermind’ behind Sri Lanka cricket team attack arrested »

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One of Pakistan’s most notorious suspected extremist leaders has been arrested in Lahore after returning from a pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia, according to Read more…

China offers Sri Lanka Rs. 1.5 billion grant to construct auditorium for military academy
1 Sep
2012
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China offers Sri Lanka Rs. 1.5 billion grant to construct auditorium for military academy »

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China has pledged about 1.56 billion rupees in grant money to construct a state-of-the-art auditorium complex at Sri Lanka Military Academy (SLMA) in Read more…

State institutions not implementing language policy, will face the music
1 Sep
2012
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State institutions not implementing language policy, will face the music »

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The Ministry of National Languages and Social Integration (MNLSI) yesterday warned that legal action would be taken against state institutions which failed to Read more…

Cancel bank loans obtain by the Vanni farmers: MP Selvam Adaikalana​than
31 Aug
2012
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Cancel bank loans obtain by the Vanni farmers: MP Selvam Adaikalana​than »

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Tamil National Alliance parliamentarian Selvam Adaikalanathan urges President Mahinda Rajapaksa to cancel the bank loans granted to the farmers in the Vanni district.Farmers Read more…

Minister sitting tight as ‘Aussie’ Tamil seeks his family cinema
31 Aug
2012
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Minister sitting tight as ‘Aussie’ Tamil seeks his family cinema »

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IN its 1970s heyday – before war and poverty made movie theatres a luxury northern Sri Lankans could ill afford – the Sridhar Read more…

A disappearance every five days in post-war Sri Lanka
31 Aug
2012
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A disappearance every five days in post-war Sri Lanka »

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On 21st at 2.31pm, August 2012, 32 year old Vasanthamala sent a sms from her mobile to her relatives saying she had been Read more…

Sri Lanka’s universities – Shuttered
31 Aug
2012
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Sri Lanka’s universities – Shuttered »

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THE Buddhist monk, staring intently at the smoke rising from an incense stick, said the government was destroying state-provided education because it was Read more…

Sri Lanka to restructure diplomatic relations with India
31 Aug
2012
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Sri Lanka to restructure diplomatic relations with India »

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The Sri Lankan government has proposed to restructure diplomatic relations with India by expanding its presence in that country.Sri Lanka’s External Affairs Minister Read more…

Fonseka meets the Mahanayake of the Malwathu Chapter
30 Aug
2012
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Fonseka meets the Mahanayake of the Malwathu Chapter »

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Former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka accompanied by a delegation called on the Mahanayake of the Malwathu Chapter, the Most Venerable Thibbotuwawe Sri Sumangala Read more…