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Rs. 400 Mn in donations to RC Church for Easter terror victims

Rs. 400 Mn in donations to RC Church for Easter terror victims

The Roman Catholic Church yesterday provided details of the disbursement of a total of Rs. 400 million in donations received by the Archbishop of Colombo Read more…

Namal Says Plans Are Afoot To Postpone Presidential Election: Calls On Govt. To Dissolve Parliament If It Cannot Hold Elections On Time

Namal Says Plans Are Afoot To Postpone Presidential Election: Calls On Govt. To Dissolve Parliament If It Cannot Hold Elections On Time

Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa accused the government of attempting to postpone the Presidential election.

Rajapaksa said plans were afoot to postpone the Presidential election in the Read more…

JVP to go it alone at presidential polls

JVP to go it alone at presidential polls

Common candidate was a term that no longer had any political value in the country thanks to the Sirisena-Wickremesinghe government, JVP Kalutara District MP Dr. Read more…

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister to sue two private TV channels and Buddhist monk for false allegations

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister to sue two private TV channels and Buddhist monk for false allegations

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera has announced that he will be taking legal action against two privately owned television channels and a well-known Buddhist Read more…

Rs. 429m Japanese grant for Human Resource Development Scholarship project

Rs. 429m Japanese grant for Human Resource Development Scholarship project

The Government of Japan has provided a grant aid worth approximately Rs.429 million for the Human Resource Development Scholarship (JDS) project to enhance the capacity Read more…

Rs. 400 Mn in donations to RC Church for Easter terror victims
18 Jul
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Rs. 400 Mn in donations to RC Church for Easter terror victims »

The Roman Catholic Church yesterday provided details of the disbursement of a total of Rs. 400 million in donations received by the Archbishop of Colombo Read more…

Namal Says Plans Are Afoot To Postpone Presidential Election: Calls On Govt. To Dissolve Parliament If It Cannot Hold Elections On Time
18 Jul
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Namal Says Plans Are Afoot To Postpone Presidential Election: Calls On Govt. To Dissolve Parliament If It Cannot Hold Elections On Time »

Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa accused the government of attempting to postpone the Presidential election.

Rajapaksa said plans were afoot to postpone the Presidential election in the Read more…

JVP to go it alone at presidential polls
18 Jul
2019
Written by TELO Admin

JVP to go it alone at presidential polls »

Common candidate was a term that no longer had any political value in the country thanks to the Sirisena-Wickremesinghe government, JVP Kalutara District MP Dr. Read more…

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister to sue two private TV channels and Buddhist monk for false allegations
18 Jul
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister to sue two private TV channels and Buddhist monk for false allegations »

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera has announced that he will be taking legal action against two privately owned television channels and a well-known Buddhist Read more…

Rs. 429m Japanese grant for Human Resource Development Scholarship project
18 Jul
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Rs. 429m Japanese grant for Human Resource Development Scholarship project »

The Government of Japan has provided a grant aid worth approximately Rs.429 million for the Human Resource Development Scholarship (JDS) project to enhance the capacity Read more…

UNP MPs Meet Diplomats From European Nations To Brief Them On Controversy Surrounding Death Penalty
18 Jul
2019
Written by TELO Admin

UNP MPs Meet Diplomats From European Nations To Brief Them On Controversy Surrounding Death Penalty »

A group of UNP MPs namely Bandula Lal Bandarigoda, Kavinda Jayawardena, Hector Appuhamy and Mujibur Rahunan briefed Heads of Mission of France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Read more…

EU renews calls for abolishing death penalty
18 Jul
2019
Written by TELO Admin

EU renews calls for abolishing death penalty »

Heads of Missions (HoMs) of the European Union in Sri Lanka called for the abolishment of the death penalty on Thursday after meeting a group Read more…

US Ambassador goes online to encounter misinformation
18 Jul
2019
Written by TELO Admin

US Ambassador goes online to encounter misinformation »

U.S. Embassy Colombo, Sri Lanka: Thank you for joining me. Though the circumstances that surrounded our last live chat in May were difficult, I enjoyed Read more…

India helping upgrade Northern Railway line
18 Jul
2019
Written by TELO Admin

India helping upgrade Northern Railway line »

India is helping Sri Lanka upgrade the train tracks from Maho to Omanthai on the Northern Line, a project costing more than US$ 90 million.

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Tamils protest Kanniya Hindu temple destruction despite Sinhalese assaults and security force obstructions
17 Jul
2019
Written by TELO Admin

Tamils protest Kanniya Hindu temple destruction despite Sinhalese assaults and security force obstructions »

Hundreds of Tamils from across the North-East travelled to Kanniya in Trincomalee to protest the destruction of a Hindu temple to make way for a Read more…