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Japanese defense ship arrives at Hambantota port

Japanese defense ship arrives at Hambantota port

Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force ship ‘Ikazuchi’ has arrived at the port of Hambantota today (15) on a goodwill visit, Sri Lanka Navy Read more…

“Since Eastern Province Has No Chief Minister, Ministers or Council, the Governor Can Take Over Powers of the Chief Minister, Ministers or Council To Solve Issues” Says New Eastern Governor MLAM Hizbullah

“Since Eastern Province Has No Chief Minister, Ministers or Council, the Governor Can Take Over Powers of the Chief Minister, Ministers or Council To Solve Issues” Says New Eastern Governor MLAM Hizbullah

Newly-appointed Governor of the Eastern Province, M.L.A.M. Hizbullah, in an interview with Ceylon Today says, “I created a problem by being selected as Read more…

Committee rejects MoU for defence pact with US

Committee rejects MoU for defence pact with US

A committee has rejected most of the content in a memorandum of understanding submitted by the US government to the Sri Lankan defence Read more…

Bank of China offers Sri Lanka $300 million loan, option to raise to $1 billion – Report

Bank of China offers Sri Lanka $300 million loan, option to raise to $1 billion – Report

Bank of China, one of the four biggest state-owned commercial banks in China, has offered Sri Lanka a loan of $300 million which Read more…

SLPP rejects Steering Committee report on new Constitution

SLPP rejects Steering Committee report on new Constitution

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) yesterday said it rejects the Steering Committee report presented to the Constitutional Assembly (CA) and would work Read more…

Once again Tamils were attacked infront of international community
15 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Once again Tamils were attacked infront of international community »

Once again Tamils were attacked infront of international representatives.

Police anti riots vice squad attacked family members of disappeared persons stage protest Read more…

Military personals have threw crude oil against people arrive to protest at Valikamam North
15 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Military personals have threw crude oil against people arrive to protest at Valikamam North »

Military personals have threw crude oil against people arrive to take part in the hunger strike protest at Valikamam North.

Military personals Read more…

CHOGM representatives not permitted to visit Valikamam North
15 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

CHOGM representatives not permitted to visit Valikamam North »

50 CHOGM representatives arrive in SriLanka to attend Civil Community Conference paid two days visit to Northern Province.

Representatives reached Jaffna on Read more…

Channel-4 journalists not permitted to record President’s speech
15 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Channel-4 journalists not permitted to record President’s speech »

Tense situation reported when Channel-4 journalists including Callum Macrae entered to the CHOGM media zone at BMICH today.

Journalists continuously raised questions Read more…

India’s CBI wants to quiz KP
15 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India’s CBI wants to quiz KP »

The Central Bureau India (CBI) is waiting for an official response from the Sri Lankan government on the formal questioning of a Read more…

The dangers of reporting on human rights in Sri Lanka
15 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

The dangers of reporting on human rights in Sri Lanka »

When world leaders disembark in Colombo for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) this week, they will have to look beyond Read more…

David Cameron promises Sri Lanka ‘tough message’ on alleged war crimes
15 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

David Cameron promises Sri Lanka ‘tough message’ on alleged war crimes »

David Cameron has promised to send a “tough message” to Sri Lanka’s government over alleged war crimes after it warned him not Read more…

Sri Lankan navy officer accused of being key player in people-smuggling racket
15 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lankan navy officer accused of being key player in people-smuggling racket »

The alleged linchpin of Sri Lanka’s biggest people-smuggling racket is a decorated naval officer who briefed Australia’s border protection chief and its Read more…

Julie Bishop denies going soft on Sri Lanka’s human rights record
15 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Julie Bishop denies going soft on Sri Lanka’s human rights record »

JULIE Bishop has denied the Australian government was going soft on alleged human rights violations in Sri Lanka in return for Colombo’s Read more…

On a wing and a prayer in Sri Lanka: David Cameron ventures on to a diplomatic sticky wicket over country’s human rights record
15 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

On a wing and a prayer in Sri Lanka: David Cameron ventures on to a diplomatic sticky wicket over country’s human rights record »

As diplomatic ice-breakers go, talking about your host country’s favourite son is a good place to start. So David Cameron’s loosener with Read more…