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Jaffna violent incidents: 41 arrested

Jaffna violent incidents: 41 arrested

At least 41 suspects had been arrested during raids carried out in Jaffna following the recent sword attack incidents in the peninsula region, Police Spokesman Read more…

Gopu’s tenure as Editor of the Eelanadu newspaper came to an end with hooligans setting on fire the newspaper

Gopu’s tenure as Editor of the Eelanadu newspaper came to an end with hooligans setting on fire the newspaper

Veteran Journalist, S.M. Gopalaratnam, popularly known as Gopu and known by his initials as SMG, is no more. Gopalaratnam passed away at the age of Read more…

NPC Education Minister shuns national flag Sarveshwaran was Chief Guest at school event

NPC Education Minister shuns national flag Sarveshwaran was Chief Guest at school event

Northern Province Minister of Education S. Sarveshwaran who had recently attended an event at a Sinhala school in Vanuniya as the Chief Guest had reportedly Read more…

To the need for urgent solutions, A PROBLEM – The Telegraph

To the need for urgent solutions, A PROBLEM – The Telegraph

He was once referred to as ‘rajarshi’, or the wise one. Today, four years into his term as chief minister of the island nation’s Northern Read more…

Norway provides Rs. 150mn for resettlement in North

Norway provides Rs. 150mn for resettlement in North

Ambassador of Norway to Sri Lanka and Maldives, Thorbjørn Gaustadsæther and Country Director of United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Sri Lanka, Jørn Sørensen signed Read more…

Canada urges Britain to boycott CHOGM
17 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Canada urges Britain to boycott CHOGM »

British Prime Minister David Cameron is being urged to follow Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s example and threaten to boycott next year’s Commonwealth leaders’ Read more…

Canada Welcomes UN Report on Sri Lanka
15 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Canada Welcomes UN Report on Sri Lanka »

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird speaks to the release of the UN Secretary General’s Internal Review Panel Report on Sri Lanka:“This report details Read more…

Tamils seek probe after U.N. faults itself in Sri Lanka war report
15 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Tamils seek probe after U.N. faults itself in Sri Lanka war report »

A major Tamil opposition party in Sri Lanka called Thursday for an international investigation after a U.N. report criticized the international body’s own Read more…

Sri Lanka Opposition Leader asks government to explain joint statements with the UN and India
15 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka Opposition Leader asks government to explain joint statements with the UN and India »

Opposition Leader of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremasinghe has called on the government to explain the joint statements issued with the UN in 2009 Read more…

Sri Lanka: UN admits it failed to protect civilians
15 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka: UN admits it failed to protect civilians »

A UN report on its failure to protect civilians in Sri Lanka’s civil war will have “profound implications” for the global body, UN Read more…

Ellalan Force of Tamil Eelam warns migrated Tamil organisations
12 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Ellalan Force of Tamil Eelam warns migrated Tamil organisations »

Ellalan Force of Tamil Eelam as sent special warning on email towards Tamil organisations operated by the migrated Tamil people.The Email says,This was Read more…

NFF withdraws petition against 13th amendment
12 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

NFF withdraws petition against 13th amendment »

The petition due to be filed at the Supreme Court today by the National Freedom Front repealing the 13th amendment to the constitution Read more…

LTTE commander shot dead in France
10 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

LTTE commander shot dead in France »

Nadarajah Mathinthiran alias Parithi, an ex-LTTE commander who had left the movement in the early 90’s and later coordinated LTTE political activities in Read more…

TESO decision handed over to Navanethem Pillay
8 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

TESO decision handed over to Navanethem Pillay »

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navanethem Pillay had said that she would head a team to Sri Lanka in January next year Read more…

Spain urges Lanka to brief on rejecting 100 recommendations
6 Nov
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Spain urges Lanka to brief on rejecting 100 recommendations »

Sri Lanka has rejected 98 recommendations submitted by countries at the Universal Periodic Review (UPR) in Geneva, the troika tasked with serving as Read more…