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Namal Confirms Mahinda Rajapaksa’s Resignation: MR To Make Official Announcement Tomorrow

Namal Confirms Mahinda Rajapaksa’s Resignation: MR To Make Official Announcement Tomorrow

Former Presidnet Mahinda Rajapaksa has tendered his letter of resignation from the premiership.

His son Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa confirmed that Rajapaksa has decided to Read more…

Final decision after president meets UPFA MPs tonight

Final decision after president meets UPFA MPs tonight

President Maithripala Sirisena is to take a final decision on the course of future politics following yet another meeting with the UPFA parliamentary Read more…

Supreme Court begins hearing MR appeal on post of PM

Supreme Court begins hearing MR appeal on post of PM

The Supreme Court is currently considering the appeal filed against the Interim Order given by the Court of Appeal which restricts Mahinda Rajapaksa Read more…

Need an election, but not by hook or by crook – By M.S.M.Ayub

Need an election, but not by hook or by crook – By M.S.M.Ayub

Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa, the son of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, has exclaimed in his twitter feed as to why those who make a Read more…

JVP to push for 20-A and then dissolve Parliament

JVP to push for 20-A and then dissolve Parliament

he Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) says it will push for the 20th Amendment to the Constitution to abolish the executive powers of the Read more…

Mannar mass grave: Skeletal remains of 21 children unearthed
12 Dec
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Mannar mass grave: Skeletal remains of 21 children unearthed »

Three skeletal remains uncovered at the mass grave found in Mannar appear to have been tied with some substance, according to the Judicial Read more…

Sri Lanka: Deposed PM’s opponents seek to bar him from parliament – AL JAZEERA
12 Dec
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka: Deposed PM’s opponents seek to bar him from parliament – AL JAZEERA »

Sri Lanka’s deposed Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is facing a lawsuit challenging his right to hold a seat in parliament amid a bitter Read more…

TNA Turns Down President’s Request To Withdraw Support
12 Dec
2018
Written by TELO Admin

TNA Turns Down President’s Request To Withdraw Support »

MPs of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) have reportedly held a meeting with President Maithripala Sirisena this morning.

The meeting had taken place at Read more…

Mano wondering whether to ally with JVP
12 Dec
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Mano wondering whether to ally with JVP »

Tamil Progressive Alliance (TPA) Leader and MP Mano Ganesan said he was wondering whether his party should change its stance and join the Janatha Vimukthi Read more…

UPFA to boycott parliament today
12 Dec
2018
Written by TELO Admin

UPFA to boycott parliament today »

UPFA MP’s have decided to boycott today’s Parliamentary session.

The decision was made during a meeting held at the Presidential Secretariat Read more…

Singapore FTA temporarily suspended
12 Dec
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Singapore FTA temporarily suspended »

The implementation of the Sri Lanka-Singapore Free Trade Agreement has been temporarily suspended.

The suspension will be in effect till the Read more…

MR And Purported Government : Court Of Appeal Postpones Case Until January 16
12 Dec
2018
Written by TELO Admin

MR And Purported Government : Court Of Appeal Postpones Case Until January 16 »

The hearing of the Writ of Quo Warranto against former President Mahinda Rajapaksa and his purported government has been postponed to January 16, 17 and Read more…

Estate sector workers to end strike from today after President’s intervention
12 Dec
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Estate sector workers to end strike from today after President’s intervention »

The Ceylon Workers’ Congress chairman Arumugam Thondaman says that the strike action launched by plantation workers for the past eight days will end Read more…

Parties discuss feasibility of holding general election
12 Dec
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Parties discuss feasibility of holding general election »

Discussions are underway among political parties to approve a resolution in Parliament with two-thirds majority calling for its dissolution in case the Supreme Read more…

The government has no budget from January 2019
11 Dec
2018
Written by TELO Admin

The government has no budget from January 2019 »

What is the current status of government expenditure and government affairs?

When News 1st spoke to Secretary to the Prime Minister Read more…