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Sri Lanka parliament ‘votes against newly appointed PM Rajapaksa’

Sri Lanka parliament ‘votes against newly appointed PM Rajapaksa’

Sri lanka’s parliament passed a no-confidence motion against newly appointed Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and his government on Wednesday, throwing the country deeper Read more…

Sovereignty of Legislature prevailed: TNA

Sovereignty of Legislature prevailed: TNA

The Sovereignty of the Legislature prevailed today with 122 MPs signing a motion against the new Government and its Prime Minister, who was appointed unconstitutionally, Read more…

Two prominent Bhikkhu organisations urged President to hold referendum

Two prominent Bhikkhu organisations urged President to hold referendum

Two prominent Bhikkhu organisations yesterday urged President Maithripala Sirisena to hold a referendum immediately to let the people decide whether they approved of the dissolution Read more…

Parliament sittings adjourned till tomorrow after tense situation

Parliament sittings adjourned till tomorrow after tense situation

Parliament sittings were adjourned till tomorrow after a tense situation arose in Parliament today.

The tense situation arose when the Government Read more…

State Minister Vadivel Suresh to also resign

State Minister Vadivel Suresh to also resign

State Minister Vadivel Suresh also says that he will resign from his ministerial portfolio and support the United National Party (UNP).

He had held talks Read more…

Once again tense situation reported at Weliweriya
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Once again tense situation reported at Weliweriya »

Once again tense situation reported from Rathupaswala, Weliweriya after a group of villagers led by the venerable Theripaha Siridhamma Thero launched a Read more…

AI tells Lanka to probe missing
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

AI tells Lanka to probe missing »

As the world marks the International Day of the Disappeared today the London based human rights group Amnesty International (AI) called on Read more…

India says Lanka owns island
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India says Lanka owns island »

The Indian Ministry of External Affairs has opposed the DMK’s attempt to force a discussion on the sensitive issue of India’s agreement Read more…

Military meddling in Sri Lanka elections: What will the UN do?-J. S. Tissainayagam
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Military meddling in Sri Lanka elections: What will the UN do?-J. S. Tissainayagam »

The Sri Lanka Army has said it will vacate camps in the country’s northern Jaffna Peninsula before crucial provincial elections in September. Read more…

Bangladesh looks at monk’s death
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Bangladesh looks at monk’s death »

Bangladesh is to gather information into the death of a Bangladeshi Buddhist monk in Sri Lanka after he was reportedly assaulted in Read more…

Train service to K’chchi to resume after 23 years
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Train service to K’chchi to resume after 23 years »

Sri Lanka Railways would officially recommence the train service on the Northern line, up to Kilinochchi, after a lapse of 23 years, Read more…

UNP candidate Thuwarakeswaran faces security therats
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UNP candidate Thuwarakeswaran faces security therats »

United National Party General Secretary Tissa Attanayake said Thiyagarasa Thuwarakeswaran, contest under the UNP ticket in the northern provincial council election face Read more…

We will implement UPR report soon: Government
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

We will implement UPR report soon: Government »

The government says it will make all preparations to ensure there is further progress on the human rights front ahead of the Read more…

Namal rubbishes allegations
29 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Namal rubbishes allegations »

Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa has rubbished the allegations raised against him over the break-in at the Bambalapitiya residence of journalist Mandana Ismail Abeywickrema.

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TNA election conversing at Mullaitivu
29 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA election conversing at Mullaitivu »

Tamil National Alliance holds successful election campaign meeting at the Mullaitivu town last evening.

People ignored military threatening at attend the meeting Read more…