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US quits UNHRC: TNA to work with other countries on UN Resolution

US quits UNHRC: TNA to work with other countries on UN Resolution

Commenting on the decision by the United States to quit from the UNHRC, Tamil National Alliance (TNA) MP M. A. Sumanthiran said his party would Read more…

“Do Not Jeopardize The Lives Of Web Journalists Under The Pretext Of National Security”- National Movement of web Journalists

“Do Not Jeopardize The Lives Of Web Journalists Under The Pretext Of National Security”- National Movement of web Journalists

The national movement for web journalists strongly urges the president, prime minister and the responsible stakeholders in the government to immediately cease the effort taken Read more…

30 trade unions extend support for Postal Strike

30 trade unions extend support for Postal Strike

The Joint Postal Trade Union Collective says, trade unions from more than 30 different sectors have extended their support to the Postal strike.

Its Convenor, Read more…

Sri Lankan civil society oppose Dayan’s nomination to Russia

Sri Lankan civil society oppose Dayan’s nomination to Russia

Sri Lankan civil society activists have raised strong objections to the nomination of Dr Dayan Jayatilleke to the post of Sri Lankan Ambassador Read more…

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission organizes film festival to mark International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission organizes film festival to mark International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

The UN General Assembly in 1997 proclaimed 26 June as the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture with the ultimate aim of total Read more…

Killing Is Not The Solution: Hakeem
21 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Killing Is Not The Solution: Hakeem »

The government says the simple approach of killing individuals involved in terrorism, without addressing the key underlying factors will only create more Read more…

UPA Govt. Will protect Sri Lankan Tamils: Tamil Nadu MP
20 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

UPA Govt. Will protect Sri Lankan Tamils: Tamil Nadu MP »

The UPA Government is aware of the problems of Tamils in Sri Lanka and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is using the diplomatic Read more…

Amid CHOGM rush, Lanka blows hot for coal
20 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Amid CHOGM rush, Lanka blows hot for coal »

It was a ‘home’ and ‘home’ encounter between partners of the United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) with President Mahinda Rajapaksa being forced Read more…

Indian poaching: President convenes meeting -Wigneswaran, Devananda among those asked to attend urgent talks in Jaffna
20 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Indian poaching: President convenes meeting -Wigneswaran, Devananda among those asked to attend urgent talks in Jaffna »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has called for an immediate meeting of all stakeholders to formulate a common position on the issue of poaching Read more…

Case against Tangalle PS chairman to begin in High Court in two weeks
20 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Case against Tangalle PS chairman to begin in High Court in two weeks »

The case against the Tangalle Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman and eight others who allegedly killed British tourist Khuram Sheikh and raped his girlfriend Read more…

UNP To Brief Commonwealth
19 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

UNP To Brief Commonwealth »

The main opposition United National Party (UNP) has decided to brief Commonwealth leaders on the situation in Sri Lanka, on the sidelines Read more…

Bishop wants accountability
19 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Bishop wants accountability »

Mannar Bishop Rayappu Joseph says there needs to be accountability for 146,679 people who he claims have not been accounted for in Read more…

Prabha’s Democratic People’s Congress to contest WPC alone
19 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Prabha’s Democratic People’s Congress to contest WPC alone »

Leader of the Democratic People’s Congress MP Prabha Ganesan says his party will contest the forthcoming election for the Western Provincial Council Read more…

Commons panel asks Cameron to ‘boycott’ CHOGM
19 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Commons panel asks Cameron to ‘boycott’ CHOGM »

The House of Commons Foreign Affairs Committee in its report ‘Role and Future of the Commonwealth’ has sharply criticized the decision to Read more…

President Rajapaksa can win the Tamil Diaspora” -Professor Madhav Das Nalapat
19 Oct
2013
Written by TELOMedia

President Rajapaksa can win the Tamil Diaspora” -Professor Madhav Das Nalapat »

Professor Madhav Das Nalapat is a UNESCO Peace Chair and Director of Geopolitics and International Relations Department at Manipal University, India. A Read more…