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‘India to invest Rs 1 bn in East Container Terminal’

‘India to invest Rs 1 bn in East Container Terminal’

India has indicated an interest in investing over US$ 1 billion in the East Container Terminal (ECT) of the Colombo Port, along with Read more…

Party leaders to decide next week – Dayasiri Jayasekera

Party leaders to decide next week – Dayasiri Jayasekera

The date for Parliament to debate amendments to the Local Authorities Elections (Amendment) Act No. 22 of 2012 will be decided at the Read more…

ATC refutes statement made by Minister Mano Ganesan that it is safe for Tamils to return to Srilanka

ATC refutes statement made by Minister Mano Ganesan that it is safe for Tamils to return to Srilanka

Mr Ganesan wants the asylum seekers in Australia to return to Sri Lanka. He claims that it is safe for them to return, “If anyone Read more…

Brand New Constitution with Referendum or Constitutional Changes Without Referendum? Govt Still Undecided Says Ranil

Brand New Constitution with Referendum or Constitutional Changes Without Referendum? Govt Still Undecided Says Ranil

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday said the government had not yet decided whether it would go for a brand new constitution or adopt Read more…

Ananthi Sasitharan, Sarveswaran appointed Provincial Ministers

Ananthi Sasitharan, Sarveswaran appointed Provincial Ministers

Northern Provincial Council members Ananthi Sasitharan (ITAK) and K Sarveswaran (EPRLF) were today appointed Provincial Ministers.

The appointment was made by Chief Read more…

‘Heartiest greetings to all Muslims in Sri Lanka’: Opposition Leader R. Sampanthan
26 Jun
2017
Written by TELOadmin

‘Heartiest greetings to all Muslims in Sri Lanka’: Opposition Leader R. Sampanthan »

My heartiest greetings to all Muslims in Sri Lanka celebrating Ramzan Festival. As we celebrate this day which marks the end of the Read more…

Former ISI chief pledges support to Rajapaksa
26 Jun
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Former ISI chief pledges support to Rajapaksa »

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa left to Pakistan last Monday afternoon to participate, as the guest speaker, at an event held at the Pakistan Read more…

Govt. to shut diplomatic missions
26 Jun
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Govt. to shut diplomatic missions »

Several Sri Lankan Missions abroad including some of those in Europe would be closed down soon, Minister of Foreign Affairs Ravi Karunanayake said Read more…

MR Could Not Achieve A Honorable Solution For Tamils – Douglas Devananda
25 Jun
2017
Written by TELOadmin

MR Could Not Achieve A Honorable Solution For Tamils – Douglas Devananda »

Former Minister Douglas Devananda says the political situation in the country has become more democratic, tolerant and conducive for the Tamil people to express Read more…

Anura in Germany
25 Jun
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Anura in Germany »

The Leader of the JVP and the Chief Whip of the Opposition Anura Dissanayaka has left to Germany on an invitation from the Read more…

LG ELECTIONS BY SEPTEMBER?
25 Jun
2017
Written by TELOadmin

LG ELECTIONS BY SEPTEMBER? »

The Joint Opposition (JO) yesterday said during the discussions with Provincial Councils and Local Government Minister Faiszer Musthapha on Friday (June 23), he Read more…

Wijeyadasa’s Hard Hitting Statement Stuns Diplomats
25 Jun
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Wijeyadasa’s Hard Hitting Statement Stuns Diplomats »

A statement made in Parliament last week by Justice Minister Wijeyadasa Rajapakshe stunned western diplomats based in Colombo. In his statement Rajapakshe accused the Read more…

Challenges Before The National Government
25 Jun
2017
Written by TELOadmin

Challenges Before The National Government »

Talks commenced last week between the UNP and SLFP in the Joint National Council of the two parties to renew for another period Read more…

TNA jittery over TPC – C.V. Wigneswaran
25 Jun
2017
Written by TELOadmin

TNA jittery over TPC – C.V. Wigneswaran »

Following the ruckus that took place in the Northern Provincial Council (NPC) after 21 members brought in a No Faith Motion against NPC Read more…

TPC with a hidden agendaSeeks to weaken ITAK – Senathirajah
25 Jun
2017
Written by TELOadmin

TPC with a hidden agendaSeeks to weaken ITAK – Senathirajah »

Leader of the Illankai Tamil Arasu Kachchi (ITAK) Mavai Senathirajah says that the Tamil People’s Council (TPC) has a hidden agenda to weaken Read more…