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India welcomes UN Peacebuilding Commission work in Sri Lanka

India welcomes UN Peacebuilding Commission work in Sri Lanka

India has welcomed the work of the UN Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) in Sri Lanka and elsewhere.

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We want to walk hand-in-hand with SL: Keshap

We want to walk hand-in-hand with SL: Keshap

Outgoing US Ambassador Atul Keshap has said his country wants to walk hand-in-hand with all Sri Lankans to see the dream of a brighter future Read more…

Did Army use ‘poison gas’ on Vanni east front? Former UNP MP flays TNA for not seeking clarification from govt.

Did Army use ‘poison gas’ on Vanni east front? Former UNP MP flays TNA for not seeking clarification from govt.

Former UNP MP and media personality J. Sri Ranga has accused the four-party Tamil National Alliance (TNA) and other Tamil MPs of conveniently remaining silent Read more…

India invites applications for Self-Financing Professional Course

India invites applications for Self-Financing Professional Course

India is inviting applications from Sri Lankan students (excluding PIO, OCI card holders & NRIs) for nomination to undergraduate course in MBBS, BDS, BE, B.Tech, Read more…

New UNICEF, Pay&Go service enables Sri Lankans to donate to UNICEF’s work for children

New UNICEF, Pay&Go service enables Sri Lankans to donate to UNICEF’s work for children

Sri Lankans across the country are now able to directly donate to the United Nations Children’s Fund’s (UNICEF) work for children and young people, though Read more…

Ananthi Goes To Oslo For Talks With Norwegian Officials
18 Dec
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Ananthi Goes To Oslo For Talks With Norwegian Officials »

Ananthi Sasitharan, the Tamil National Alliance’s only elected female Member of the Northern Provincial Council met with Norway Parliamentarians and Ministry of Read more…

The Western and Southern Provincial Councils would be dissolved within the next two or three weeks
18 Dec
2013
Written by TELOMedia

The Western and Southern Provincial Councils would be dissolved within the next two or three weeks »

The Western and Southern Provincial Councils would be dissolved within the next two or three weeks, Minister Susil Premajayantha told parliament a Read more…

Gota Requests US Law Enforcement Assistance To Address Civilian: Military Issues
18 Dec
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Gota Requests US Law Enforcement Assistance To Address Civilian: Military Issues »

“Highlighting a reduction in civilian casualties as ‘the one thing to improve,’ Sri Lankan Secretary of Defense Gota Raja colombotelegraphGotabaya Rajapaksa requested Read more…

British Prime Minister listens to the comments made by the LTTE supportive parties
18 Dec
2013
Written by TELOMedia

British Prime Minister listens to the comments made by the LTTE supportive parties »

British Prime Minister listens to the comments made by the LTTE supportive parties, minister John Senaviratne said today.

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UNP to take night races to Bribery Commission
18 Dec
2013
Written by TELOMedia

UNP to take night races to Bribery Commission »

The main opposition United National Party (UNP) charged that last weekend’s Colombo night races were conducted in an illegal manner and therefore Read more…

South Indian cement companies test Lankan waters
18 Dec
2013
Written by TELOMedia

South Indian cement companies test Lankan waters »

Leading cement manufacturers from South India have started exports to Sri Lanka or are increasing their monthly dispatches, in a bid to Read more…

Defence Ministry against discussion on training of Sri Lankan personnel
18 Dec
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Defence Ministry against discussion on training of Sri Lankan personnel »

As MPs from Tamil Nadu protested the government’s move to train Sri Lankan defence personnel in the country and sought a discussion Read more…

Tamil Eelam is not far away: Yashwant Sinha, BJP
17 Dec
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Tamil Eelam is not far away: Yashwant Sinha, BJP »

Tamil Eelam is not far away”, declared BJP se­nior Yashwant Sinha at a well-attended party meeting held at a marriage hall in Read more…

Police officers ordered to stop prayers services at three mosques
17 Dec
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Police officers ordered to stop prayers services at three mosques »

Police officers have ordered to stop prayers services at three mosques the suburbs of Colombo.

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Minister Rambukwella refused to comment on PM’s involvement in heroin importation
17 Dec
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Minister Rambukwella refused to comment on PM’s involvement in heroin importation »

The Minister of Mass Media and Communication Kehiliya Rambukwella refused to comment on recent news report on Prime Minister’s involvement on importing Read more…