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SJB to oppose removal of 19th constitutional amendment

SJB to oppose removal of 19th constitutional amendment

The Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) has stressed it would oppose moves to remove the 19th constitutional amendment in Parliament.

“The 19th amendment established certain organizations Read more…

New Cabinet likely to be sworn-in after 11th August; says SLPP General Secretary

New Cabinet likely to be sworn-in after 11th August; says SLPP General Secretary

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna announced on Saturday (08) the new Cabinet of Minister will be sworn in, only after the National List is published Read more…

Increasing suppression of dissent in Sri Lanka- HRW

Increasing suppression of dissent in Sri Lanka- HRW

The Sri Lankan government of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa is waging a campaign of fear and intimidation against human rights activists, journalists, lawyers, and others challenging Read more…

Gnanasara Thero likely to win Buddhist Monks’ tussle over National List seat

Gnanasara Thero likely to win Buddhist Monks’ tussle over National List seat

Ultra Right-Wing Buddhist Monk Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thero will be nominated to be in Parliament by a small party called Our Power of People Party Read more…

US citizens advised to reconsider travel to Sri Lanka 

US citizens advised to reconsider travel to Sri Lanka 

The United States has revised a global travel advisory in which US citizens have been told to reconsider travel to Sri Lanka.

In close coordination Read more…

BBS threatens legal action against SLMC
16 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

BBS threatens legal action against SLMC »

The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) said they would take legal action against the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC), if its Deputy General Read more…

Upcoming presidential elections should not derail papal visit, Sri Lanka cardinal says
16 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Upcoming presidential elections should not derail papal visit, Sri Lanka cardinal says »

Catholic church leaders in Sri Lanka are pushing ahead with preparations for Pope Francis’ Jan. 13-15 trip to their country, banking on Read more…

‘No devolution possible under Rajapaksa’
16 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

‘No devolution possible under Rajapaksa’ »

Sri Lanka’s Northern Tamils cannot expect powers to be devolved as long as President Mahinda Rajapaksa is in power, according to Rajitha Read more…

Govt prints booklet defaming Sajith
16 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Govt prints booklet defaming Sajith »

Jathika Pavura, a faction of the UNP, revealed that a booklet has been published, by the govt, to defame UNP Deputy Leader Read more…

‘Rishad Bathiudeen Assaults Sri Ranga During Dinner Party’!
16 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

‘Rishad Bathiudeen Assaults Sri Ranga During Dinner Party’! »

Several Tamil news portals have reported that Minister Rishad Bathiudeen had assaulted MP J. Sri Ranga in the presence of a few Read more…

Ex-Sri Lanka leader warns of election ‘skullduggery’
16 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ex-Sri Lanka leader warns of election ‘skullduggery’ »

Sri Lanka’s former president warned Tuesday that her successor may resort to “skullduggery” to secure an unprecedented third term, calling for outside Read more…

Clash erupts at Jaffna meeting
16 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Clash erupts at Jaffna meeting »

A clash broke out at the Jaffna Kachcheri during the Jaffna District Coordinating Committee (DCC) meeting this morning resulting in some officials Read more…

Schoolboy dies after being hit in the stomach by football during PE lesson
16 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Schoolboy dies after being hit in the stomach by football during PE lesson »

A father today paid tribute to his “amazing” son who died from an injury in a freak incident when he was hit Read more…

BBS fear eastern terror groups
16 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

BBS fear eastern terror groups »

The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) today warned of terror groups operating in the eastern province and urged the government to take action to Read more…

Sirisena’s aide receives threatening calls
16 Dec
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sirisena’s aide receives threatening calls »

Common Opposition Presidental Candidate (COPC) Maithripala Sirisena’s Coordinating Secretary Atterney-at-Law Rajika Kodituwakku had been threatened with his life and the lives of Read more…