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President Publicly Urges PM Not To Weaken Him: Also Says MR Telephoned Ravi K And Congratulated

President Publicly Urges PM Not To Weaken Him: Also Says MR Telephoned Ravi K And Congratulated

President Maithripala Sirisena publicly urged Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe not to weaken him in his quest against corruption.

“Everyone in the government and the Read more…

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission summons seven people over forcing principal to kneel before Chief Minister

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission summons seven people over forcing principal to kneel before Chief Minister

The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HCSL) today has issued summons to seven individuals to appear before the Commission to record a statement in Read more…

British Council showcases “Active Citizens” projects to further promote community cohesion

British Council showcases “Active Citizens” projects to further promote community cohesion

The British Council on Monday showcased its “Active Citizens” projects to further promote community cohesion through networking and interaction, together with delegates from over 30 Read more…

US Embassy and American Center in Colombo back to normal

US Embassy and American Center in Colombo back to normal

Operations at the US Embassy in Sri Lanka has returned to normal, the US Embassy in Colombo said today.

The Embassy said that the American Read more…

Chinese Ambassador and four new envoys present credentials

Chinese Ambassador and four new envoys present credentials

The Chinese Ambassador to Sri Lanka was among five new envoys who presented their credentials to President Maithripala Sirisena today.

The new Ambassador of China Read more…

Lasantha’s killing: Mt. Lavinia Police and TID attempted to destroy evidence – CID
19 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Lasantha’s killing: Mt. Lavinia Police and TID attempted to destroy evidence – CID »

The CID yesterday told the Mount Lavinia Magistrate that their investigations into the killing of journalist Lasanth Wickramatunge had uncovered an alleged attempt by the Read more…

Wiggy wants Intl legal framework
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOMedia

Wiggy wants Intl legal framework »

Northern Chief Minister C. V. Wigneswaran stressed on the need to find a political solution for the Tamils through an International legal framework. Wigneswaran was Read more…

US, Israel, India nexus major ‘threat’ to Muslim world: Pakistan Senate Chairman
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOMedia

US, Israel, India nexus major ‘threat’ to Muslim world: Pakistan Senate Chairman »

An emerging nexus between the US, Israel and India is a major threat to the Muslim world, Pakistan’s Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani has said.

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An Interview with Sri Lanka’s C.V. Wigneswaran By Taylor Dibbert
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

An Interview with Sri Lanka’s C.V. Wigneswaran By Taylor Dibbert »

C.V. Wigneswaran is the chief minister of the Northern Province of Sri Lanka and a member of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA).

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JalliKattu’ in Kilinochchi
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

JalliKattu’ in Kilinochchi »

‘JalliKattu’, a traditional Tamil sport, which is played during the Thai Pongal period, was revived after several years in Kilinochchi on Monday (15). Bulls are Read more…

Struggling to keep promises of reform
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Struggling to keep promises of reform »

At the time, it was seen as an astonishing victory. In retrospect, it was also something of a Pyrrhic one. Few expected Maithripala Sirisena to Read more…

CaFFE asks if President still have faith in PM
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

CaFFE asks if President still have faith in PM »

If President Maithripala Sirisena still trusts Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, it means that he has not read the bond commission report, the Campaign for Free Read more…

MS will contest next presidential poll: SLFP
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

MS will contest next presidential poll: SLFP »

President Maithripala Sirisena will definitely contest at the next presidential election in the event the executive presidency is not abolished and the constitution is not Read more…

Rajitha quells fears of coalition rift
18 Jan
2018
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Rajitha quells fears of coalition rift »

Cabinet spokesperson Rajitha Senaratne was in full damage control mode yesterday as he denied reports of President Maithripala Sirisena storming out of the Cabinet in Read more…

Jaffna Chamber wants its own candidate
18 Jan
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Jaffna Chamber wants its own candidate »

JAFFNA – Unheard of in Colombo, but in Jaffna, chambers of commerce pick a candidate to support at local elections.

The Jaffna Chamber of Commerce Read more…