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General Election before August end – EC Chairman

General Election before August end – EC Chairman

The Chairman of the Election Commission Mahinda Deshapriya says that the 2020 General Election will be held before the end of the month of August.

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Canada grants CDN$400,000 to strengthen Sri Lanka’s response to COVID-19 pandemic

Canada grants CDN$400,000 to strengthen Sri Lanka’s response to COVID-19 pandemic

The High Commissioner of Canada to Sri Lanka, David McKinnon, and Representative of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Sri Lanka, Ms. Ritsu Nacken, signed Read more…

‘We continue to underline the importance of accountability, justice and reconciliation’ in Sri Lanka says UK minister

‘We continue to underline the importance of accountability, justice and reconciliation’ in Sri Lanka says UK minister

UK Minister said that the British government continues “to underline the importance of accountability, justice and reconciliation in its engagement with the government of Sri Read more…

Sri Lankan Presidential Task Forces are “grounded in Sinhala-Buddhist nationalist ethos” and signal deepening militarisation – PEARL

Sri Lankan Presidential Task Forces are “grounded in Sinhala-Buddhist nationalist ethos” and signal deepening militarisation – PEARL

PEARL strongly condemns this week’s establishment of two presidential task forces in Sri Lanka, which sets the country on a firm course to autocratic governance.

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UN human rights chief raises concerns on Sri Lanka

UN human rights chief raises concerns on Sri Lanka

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet expressed alarm at the clampdown on freedom of expression in parts of the Asia-Pacific, including in Sri Read more…

General Election before August end – EC Chairman
4 Jun
2020
Written by TELO Admin

General Election before August end – EC Chairman »

The Chairman of the Election Commission Mahinda Deshapriya says that the 2020 General Election will be held before the end of the month of August.

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Canada grants CDN$400,000 to strengthen Sri Lanka’s response to COVID-19 pandemic
4 Jun
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Canada grants CDN$400,000 to strengthen Sri Lanka’s response to COVID-19 pandemic »

The High Commissioner of Canada to Sri Lanka, David McKinnon, and Representative of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Sri Lanka, Ms. Ritsu Nacken, signed Read more…

‘We continue to underline the importance of accountability, justice and reconciliation’ in Sri Lanka says UK minister
4 Jun
2020
Written by TELO Admin

‘We continue to underline the importance of accountability, justice and reconciliation’ in Sri Lanka says UK minister »

UK Minister said that the British government continues “to underline the importance of accountability, justice and reconciliation in its engagement with the government of Sri Read more…

Sri Lankan Presidential Task Forces are “grounded in Sinhala-Buddhist nationalist ethos” and signal deepening militarisation – PEARL
4 Jun
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lankan Presidential Task Forces are “grounded in Sinhala-Buddhist nationalist ethos” and signal deepening militarisation – PEARL »

PEARL strongly condemns this week’s establishment of two presidential task forces in Sri Lanka, which sets the country on a firm course to autocratic governance.

Read more…

UN human rights chief raises concerns on Sri Lanka
4 Jun
2020
Written by TELO Admin

UN human rights chief raises concerns on Sri Lanka »

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet expressed alarm at the clampdown on freedom of expression in parts of the Asia-Pacific, including in Sri Read more…

Army recovers 14 skeletal remains from Muhamalai
4 Jun
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Army recovers 14 skeletal remains from Muhamalai »

The army, on Tuesday, recovered 14 skeletal remains and three fire arms, 36 rounds of ammunition and LTTE uniforms buried in a thicket in Muhamalai.

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All occupants likely knew of attacks – witness
4 Jun
2020
Written by TELO Admin

All occupants likely knew of attacks – witness »

All residents of the house at Mahawila Gardens in Dematagoda, where two bombings took place on 21 April 2019 Easter Sunday, are likely to have Read more…

How Much Debt Does Srilanka Have to Settle?
3 Jun
2020
Written by TELO Admin

How Much Debt Does Srilanka Have to Settle? »

The latest report of the Auditor General’s has observed that there are inconsistencies between the records of the central and the finance ministry on the Read more…

Election date to be decided on June 8 : Polls Chief
3 Jun
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Election date to be decided on June 8 : Polls Chief »

Sri Lanka’s election body has said it will decide the date for the parliamentary election on Monday, June 8, after discussing a set of health Read more…

Health guidelines for the General Election compiled
3 Jun
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Health guidelines for the General Election compiled »

The health guidelines to be adhered to, when conducting the General Election has been compiled.

When inquired by NewsRadio a spokesman at the Ministry of Read more…