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US and Sri Lanka discuss defence ties

US and Sri Lanka discuss defence ties

The United States and Sri Lanka have had talks on the defense relations between both countries.

The discussion took place at Read more…

EU urges Sri Lanka to maintain moratorium on executions

EU urges Sri Lanka to maintain moratorium on executions

The European Union (EU) has reiterated its opposition to the use of the death penalty in all circumstances and encouraged Sri Lanka to Read more…

SLPP to establish main election operation centre in Battaramulla!

SLPP to establish main election operation centre in Battaramulla!

The Sri Lanka Podu Jana Peramuna (SLPP) has taken a decision to establish a central election operations centre at Nelum Mawatha, Battaramulla with the aim Read more…

World Bank South Asia VP holds talks with President

World Bank South Asia VP holds talks with President

he World Bank Vice President for South Asia, Hartwing Schafer had talks with President Maithripala Sirisena at the President”s Official Residence in Colombo.

Secretary to Read more…

Mannar mass grave: carbon dating results received

Mannar mass grave: carbon dating results received

The results of the radiocarbon dating tests carried out by a lab in the U.S. on the bone samples recovered from the mass Read more…

Behind every underworld leader, there’s a politician: Gammanpila
12 Feb
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Behind every underworld leader, there’s a politician: Gammanpila »

Similar to the saying ‘there is a strong woman behind every successful man’, there is a political leader behind every underworld leader, MP Read more…

Report of Radiocarbon dating of Mannar mass grave bone samples due this week
12 Feb
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Report of Radiocarbon dating of Mannar mass grave bone samples due this week »

The report of the results of radiocarbon dating tests conducted on the bone samples found from the mass grave in Mannar in Northern Read more…

Raghavan appoints committee to probe sexual harassment in North
12 Feb
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Raghavan appoints committee to probe sexual harassment in North »

Many complaints have been received by the Northern Province Governor Suren Raghavan regarding incidents of sexual harassment of females and the lack of Read more…

Basil objects to Maithri nomination : Presidential candidate only from SLPP!
12 Feb
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Basil objects to Maithri nomination : Presidential candidate only from SLPP! »

The Sri Lanka Podu Jana Peramuna (SLPP) is not prepared to nominate any other candidate for presidency other than from the SLPP, said Read more…

PM explains delay in Provincial Council elections
11 Feb
2019
Written by TELO Admin

PM explains delay in Provincial Council elections »

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe vested the four-storeyed building of the Balapitiya Divisional Secretariat with the public yesterday (Feb 10). The building was constructed Read more…

Chandrika in India for World Sustainable Development Summit
11 Feb
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Chandrika in India for World Sustainable Development Summit »

Former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga is in India on a short visit to attend the World Sustainable Development Summit 2019.

The summit is being held Read more…

Still no consensus between SLFP-SLPP
11 Feb
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Still no consensus between SLFP-SLPP »

Former Speaker and UPFA Hambantota District Parliamentarian, Chamal Rajapaksa, commenting on the selection of the next Presidential Candidate said, no consensus has been Read more…

JVP will field presidential candidate if 20-A falls through – Lal K
11 Feb
2019
Written by TELO Admin

JVP will field presidential candidate if 20-A falls through – Lal K »

The JVP would be compelled to field its own presidential candidate if it failed to secure the passage of the 20th Amendment to Read more…

The villagers who took on a navy to get back their home – BBC
11 Feb
2019
Written by TELO Admin

The villagers who took on a navy to get back their home – BBC »

Last year, a flotilla of 40 fishing boats set sail from northern Sri Lanka with a mission to seize back their island from Read more…

Presidential candidate Shiranthi : Basil protests!
11 Feb
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Presidential candidate Shiranthi : Basil protests! »

Information from the Rajapaksa family circle has suggested that there is a plan to nominate Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa’s wife Shiranthi Rajapaksa as Read more…