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International call for immediate release of detained Tamil Journalist

International call for immediate release of detained Tamil Journalist

A Tamil Journalist in detention for nearly fifty days should be released immediately, Reporters without Borders (RSF) has demanded.

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Sri Lankan parliament has seen the unseating of top-notch personalities

Sri Lankan parliament has seen the unseating of top-notch personalities

The Gampaha District Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) Member of Parliament Ranjan Ramanayake, who was sentenced to four-years Rigorous Imprisonment on Tuesday (January 12), will lose Read more…

Sri Lanka reports four more COVID-19 deaths Friday, toll rises to 255

Sri Lanka reports four more COVID-19 deaths Friday, toll rises to 255

Sri Lanka confirmed four more deaths on Friday due to COVID -19 raising the death toll from the viral disease to 255, according to health Read more…

Pillaiyan’s acquittal emblematic of the State’s failure to ensure accountability : ICJ

Pillaiyan’s acquittal emblematic of the State’s failure to ensure accountability : ICJ

The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) in a statement yesterday (14) deplored the comprehensive failure of the Sri Lankan authorities to ensure accountability for conflict-

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UN Urged to Refer Sri Lanka to International Criminal Court (ICC) by Tamil Families of the Disappeared – EINPresswire

UN Urged to Refer Sri Lanka to International Criminal Court (ICC) by Tamil Families of the Disappeared – EINPresswire

The Association for Relatives of Enforced Disappearances in the North and East Provinces of Sri Lanka, urged UN Human Rights Council to Refer Sri Lanka Read more…

Expats brief GL on transfer muddle at SLHC in UK
9 Sep
2012
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Expats brief GL on transfer muddle at SLHC in UK »

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A group of Sri Lankan expatriates briefed External Affairs Minister Prof. G. L. Peiris on the “unfortunate developments at the Sri Lankan High Read more…

Sri Lanka ruling party gets majority of North Central Province
8 Sep
2012
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Sri Lanka ruling party gets majority of North Central Province »

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Sri Lanka ruling party United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) is on the way to victory in the North Central Provincial Council with a Read more…

Sri Lanka provincial council elections peaceful amid low voter turnout, eye on Eastern PC
8 Sep
2012
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Sri Lanka provincial council elections peaceful amid low voter turnout, eye on Eastern PC »

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The voting at the elections for three provincial councils in Sri Lanka ended this evening peacefully but with a low voter turnout.The Election Read more…

All systems go for today’s PC polls
7 Sep
2012
Written by TELO Admin

All systems go for today’s PC polls »

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A total of 3,073 candidates, from several political parties and independent groups are in the fray for 114 seats in three Provincial Councils Read more…

MR promises Northern PC poll soon
7 Sep
2012
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MR promises Northern PC poll soon »

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President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday said that the Northern Provincial Council elections will be held soon.Addressing newspaper editors at the Speaker’s official residence, he Read more…

Sri Lanka refuses Visas for Swiss lawyers
7 Sep
2012
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Sri Lanka refuses Visas for Swiss lawyers »

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In the case against the Tamil Tigers, Swiss Federal State Prosecutors will cross-examine witnesses this week and the next. Lawyers for the defense Read more…

Muslim Congress Assumes People can be Fooled All the Time
7 Sep
2012
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Muslim Congress Assumes People can be Fooled All the Time »

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“You are with us or against us” and many other slogans President Bush used after 9/11 to force an alliance. In the forthcoming Read more…

TNA seeks mandate for power sharing
7 Sep
2012
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TNA seeks mandate for power sharing »

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The Tamil political party seeking to control a Sri Lankan provincial assembly for the first time hopes an election victory Saturday will be Read more…

Robert O Blake to visit SL next week
7 Sep
2012
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Robert O Blake to visit SL next week »

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US Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Robert O Blake schedule to visit SriLanka next week.He arrives on 12th of September Read more…

Group attempt to stab Asath Sali
7 Sep
2012
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Group attempt to stab Asath Sali »

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Complaint filed in the Valaichchenai police station on taking efforts to stab SLMC candidate and the former deputy mayor of the Colombo municipal Read more…