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Pompeo will not have his way in Sri Lanka

Pompeo will not have his way in Sri Lanka

Officials say President, PM will politely reject his gratuitous advice; tell him government decisions guided by electoral mandates, law and the Constitution

The US Secretary Read more…

Appeal against LTTE ban: Lanka’s London HC offers help to Home Office to rectify flaws

Appeal against LTTE ban: Lanka’s London HC offers help to Home Office to rectify flaws

While a Sri Lankan Tamil diaspora organisation hopefully awaits a formal lifting of the British Government’s 20-year ban on the LTTE, the Home Office here Read more…

Postal services halted in several areas

Postal services halted in several areas

The Department of Posts has decided to temporarily suspend postal services in several areas due to the prevailing COVID-19 risk in the country.

Issuing a Read more…

TGTE Urges UN Human Rights Council to Take Strong Action Against Sri Lanka Despite China’s Pledge to Protect Sri Lanka – EINPresswire.com

TGTE Urges UN Human Rights Council to Take Strong Action Against Sri Lanka Despite China’s Pledge to Protect Sri Lanka – EINPresswire.com

The Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE) condemns the pledge of Chinese diplomats during their meeting with the Sri Lankan government to defend Sri Lanka Read more…

As U.S. campaigns against China, a growing welcome in India – Japan Times

As U.S. campaigns against China, a growing welcome in India – Japan Times

WASHINGTON – When the United States tried to seal a defense deal seven years ago with the Maldives, a sprawling and strategic archipelago, its plans Read more…

Armed groups in the East? -Army says ‘no’, TNA says ‘yes’
4 Aug
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Armed groups in the East? -Army says ‘no’, TNA says ‘yes’ »

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As the election fever heats up in the Eastern Province, reports of paramilitary groups operating have surfaced and the military vehemently denies such Read more…

Eastern PC need to own CM work to own land and police powers: Sambantha​n
4 Aug
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Eastern PC need to own CM work to own land and police powers: Sambantha​n »

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Leader of the Tamil National Alliance R.Sambanthan stated eastern province need to appoint a Chief Minister who could work hard to receive land Read more…

Carder complaints to Saudi Arabia against Fowzie
4 Aug
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Carder complaints to Saudi Arabia against Fowzie »

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The Deputy Minister of Environment Abdul Cadar has sent a written complaint to the minister in Saudi Arabia in charge of Mecca against Read more…

Sri Lanka ruling party to begin its election campaign on 18th »

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Sri Lanka’s ruling party will begin its propaganda campaign for the upcoming provincial council elections on the 18th of this month in Anuradhapura Read more…

India to set up dedicated economic zone in Sri Lanka’s Trincomalee district
4 Aug
2012
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India to set up dedicated economic zone in Sri Lanka’s Trincomalee district »

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India has agreed to set-up a dedicated economic zone and to build a pharmaceutical hub in Sri Lanka as part of bilateral ties Read more…

Buddhists Behaving Badly
4 Aug
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Buddhists Behaving Badly »

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In Sri Lanka last September, a Sinhalese mob led by some 100 Buddhist monks demolished a Muslim shrine in the ancient city of Read more…

Sri Lanka – Massacre of Aid Workers Goes Unpunished
4 Aug
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka – Massacre of Aid Workers Goes Unpunished »

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The Sri Lankan government’s failure to hold accountable those responsible for the execution-style slaying of 17 aid workers six years ago is indicative Read more…

Solution must come from within the country and no solution could be imposed from outside
4 Aug
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Solution must come from within the country and no solution could be imposed from outside »

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Head of a nine-member British Parliamentary delegation, James Wharton, has said a solution to the Lankan ethnic question should be found within the Read more…

CBK denies
4 Aug
2012
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CBK denies »

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Former President Chandrika Kumaratunga has denied categorically that UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe, met her during the Presidential Election Campaign of 1994 and provided Read more…

US welcomes LLRC national action plan
2 Aug
2012
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US welcomes LLRC national action plan »

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The US has welcomed the release of the national action plan by the Sri Lankan government to implement LLRC recommendations with indicators and Read more…