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“How Could The LTTE Have Killed Those Who Surrendered to the Army After the War Ended?” Family Members of Persons Reported Missing Question President Gotabaya  Recent Statement to UN Resident Coordinator in Colombo

“How Could The LTTE Have Killed Those Who Surrendered to the Army After the War Ended?” Family Members of Persons Reported Missing Question President Gotabaya Recent Statement to UN Resident Coordinator in Colombo

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s recent remarks that those reported missing from the time of the civil war were “actually dead” have sparked concern among families of Read more…

President’s power to perform duties of a Cabinet Minister questioned

President’s power to perform duties of a Cabinet Minister questioned

Minister Bandula Gunawardena is saying that according to the 19th amendment when there is no subject minister appointed the President can take over the powers Read more…

Sri Lanka’s first floating solar plant opens in Kilinochchi with Norwegian assistance

Sri Lanka’s first floating solar plant opens in Kilinochchi with Norwegian assistance

The Norwegian Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Trine Jøranli Eskedal, opened Sri Lanka’s first floating solar plant in Kilinochchi Friday. The launch of the 42KW floating Read more…

Sri Lanka faces EU ire after government breaks UN war obligations – Nikkei

Sri Lanka faces EU ire after government breaks UN war obligations – Nikkei

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa faces his first test of diplomacy three months into his inaugural term, as he seeks to dilute the country’s postwar Read more…

Tamil journalists targeted with threat of execution

Tamil journalists targeted with threat of execution

TAMIL journalists in Sri Lanka were issued with death threats on Thursday in leaflets posted under the door of their office.

Threatening leaflets were left Read more…

PAFFREL against giving nominations to priests
22 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

PAFFREL against giving nominations to priests »

Executive Director of People’s Action for Free and Fair Elections (PAFFREL) Rohana Hettiarachchi, addressing a seminar in Kandy, said that clergy should not be given Read more…

Lankan Prez says Tamil-majority North will be developed whether Tamil parties support him or not
22 Jan
2020
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Lankan Prez says Tamil-majority North will be developed whether Tamil parties support him or not »

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, told the UN Resident Coordinator Hanaa Singer here on Friday, that whether he gets the support of the Tamil political Read more…

Ranjan to table all audios, videos which have not been leaked
22 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Ranjan to table all audios, videos which have not been leaked »

UNP parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake yesterday(21) said he will table in parliament all conversations and videos that have not been leaked.

“I will table in parliament Read more…

Sri Lanka seeks more interaction with Iran, envoy says
22 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka seeks more interaction with Iran, envoy says »

Iran’s new ambassador to Sri Lanka, Hashem Ashjam Zadehsaid on Wednesday that the South Asian country seeks increased interaction with Iran in different fields.

In Read more…

Norwegian Ambassador to open Sri Lanka’s first floating solar plant in Kilinochchi
22 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Norwegian Ambassador to open Sri Lanka’s first floating solar plant in Kilinochchi »

The Norwegian Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Trine Jøranli Eskedal, will open Sri Lanka’s first floating solar plant in Kilinochchi on Friday.

The launch of the Read more…

UNP MP Jayampathy Wickramaratne resigns
22 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

UNP MP Jayampathy Wickramaratne resigns »

UNP National List MP Dr. Jayampathi Wickremaratne has resigned from his post as MP with effect from January 20, 2020, Deputy Speaker Ananda Kumarasiri announced Read more…

Letter From US President Trump to President Gotabaya and Conveys “message”That Washington will not Tolerate any Weakening of the Military and Political Relations it Built-up over Four Years
21 Jan
2020
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Letter From US President Trump to President Gotabaya and Conveys “message”That Washington will not Tolerate any Weakening of the Military and Political Relations it Built-up over Four Years »

US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice G. Wells delivered a letter from President Donald Trump to President Gotabhaya Read more…

UNP crisis will be resolved democratically- Sajith
21 Jan
2020
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UNP crisis will be resolved democratically- Sajith »

Leader of the Opposition Sajith Premadasa says the on-going issues surrounding the leadership of the United National Party will be resolved democratically.

Speaking to media Read more…

Will Sri Lanka lose GSP+ after 2023?
21 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Will Sri Lanka lose GSP+ after 2023? »

The government announced that the European Union reassured that it will continue the GSP+ concessions to Sri Lanka till 2023 while noting that there will Read more…

EU Ambassador visits the Northern Province
21 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

EU Ambassador visits the Northern Province »

Ambassador of the Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Sri Lanka Denis Chaibi visited the Northern Province from 15 to 17 January.

Ambassador Chaibi Read more…