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Concerns raised over  Sri Lanka’s draft counter terrorism law

Concerns raised over Sri Lanka’s draft counter terrorism law

Sri Lanka’s draft counter terrorism law significantly improves upon the current, abusive Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) but needs further safeguards against rights Read more…

President’s Associate Mahinda Amaraweera Makes Shocking Statement: “Four Sri Lankan Cabinet Ministers Are RAW Spies”

President’s Associate Mahinda Amaraweera Makes Shocking Statement: “Four Sri Lankan Cabinet Ministers Are RAW Spies”

UPFA General Secretary Mahinda Amaraweera, making another shocking statement yesterday, said four Sri Lankan Cabinet ministers were giving information to India’s Research and Analysis Wing Read more…

IMF expects strong Budget 2019

IMF expects strong Budget 2019

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects a strong 2019 Budget given Sri Lanka’s medium-term challenges amidst aspirations to accelerate socio-economic growth.

“Sri Lanka would need Read more…

RAW doesn’t need to assassinate politicians of neighboring countries – Fonseka

RAW doesn’t need to assassinate politicians of neighboring countries – Fonseka

Minister of Sustainable Development, Wildlife and Regional Development Field Marshall Sarath Fonseka says that he doesn’t believe that a professional organization such as India’s Research Read more…

Elections should be held when they are due: Germany

Elections should be held when they are due: Germany

German Ambassador Jörn Rohde said yesterday the elections should be held in any democracy when they are due, and not be delayed.

He said the Read more…

Pope announces possible trip to SL
9 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Pope announces possible trip to SL »

Pope Francis on Saturday told a group of Sri Lankan immigrants living in Italy that he welcomes the invitation to visit Sri Read more…

India weak on Lanka says Modi
9 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India weak on Lanka says Modi »

The Prime Ministerial candidate of the Indian opposition BJP, Narendra Modi today said that India is weak when dealing with its neighbors, Read more…

Cameron held talks with Tamil groups before CHOGM-UK
8 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Cameron held talks with Tamil groups before CHOGM-UK »

Britain said that Prime Minister David Cameron held discussions with representatives of several leading Tamil groups in UK, including Global Tamil Forum Read more…

Journo Says Lanka Misinterpreted His Mission
8 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Journo Says Lanka Misinterpreted His Mission »

A young journalist from Tamil Nadu, who was deported from Sri Lanka in December last year for alleged visa violation, has denied Read more…

Push for ban on some groups
8 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Push for ban on some groups »

Government Minister Wimal Weerawansa has supported calls to ban any group that speaks or publicly supports separatism which wimalcould lead to the Read more…

War crime claims re-emerge in Sri Lanka
8 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

War crime claims re-emerge in Sri Lanka »

When troops crushed the Tamil Tigers, allegations of mass killings arose, but officials reject calls for an inquiry.

In March 2009, in Read more…

Sangaree urges Sampanthan to go to Geneva
8 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sangaree urges Sampanthan to go to Geneva »

Former Tamil National Alliance (TNA) parliamentarian and TULF General Secretary V. Anandasangaree yesterday urged TNA leader R. Sampanthan to take a strong Read more…

CBK says she pushed for talks
8 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

CBK says she pushed for talks »

Former president of Sri Lanka Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga says she always tried her best for peace despite the military conflict with the Read more…

Court issues notice on Ranil and Tissa
8 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Court issues notice on Ranil and Tissa »

Colombo District Court Judge, Pradeep Hettiarachchi, after considering plaints filed by several United National Party (UNP) Pradeshiya Sabha (PS) members, issued notice Read more…

All acquitted in LTTE terror bust case
8 Feb
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

All acquitted in LTTE terror bust case »

What the Tamil Nadu police built as a case of major terror bust collapsed in a heap of contradictions when a city Read more…