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Crisis in Jaffna Teaching Hospital

Crisis in Jaffna Teaching Hospital

The Teaching Hospital, Jaffna, is faced with a general crisis stemming from the shortage of medical officers and nurses.

Director of Read more…

UNHRC: Sri Lanka’s countermove fails

UNHRC: Sri Lanka’s countermove fails

Days ahead of the UN Human Rights Council’s 40th sessions in Geneva, the behind-the-scenes goings-on in Colombo were tense.

Last Sunday Read more…

UNP favours abolishing Executive Presidency – PM

UNP favours abolishing Executive Presidency – PM

The United National Party (UNP) is in favour of abolishing the Executive Presidency, and the views of other parties in the United National Read more…

Consensus Resolution on Sri Lanka Passed by UNHRC Gives Colombo the Right to Decide What Would be Implemented and To What Extent a Recommendation Would be Implemented

Consensus Resolution on Sri Lanka Passed by UNHRC Gives Colombo the Right to Decide What Would be Implemented and To What Extent a Recommendation Would be Implemented

The UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC)’s resolution on the rights situation in Sri Lanka, which was passed in Geneva on Thursday through consensus, Read more…

US notes timely action in Sri Lanka will be good for future

US notes timely action in Sri Lanka will be good for future

The United States has noted that timely action in Sri Lanka on the human rights issue will be good for the future of Read more…

Gota and Khurshid in key talks
30 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Gota and Khurshid in key talks »

In an extremely low-profile visit, defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa was in Delhi for a short visit this week, which was largely kept Read more…

UNP to meet opposition parties
30 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UNP to meet opposition parties »

The UNP Leadership Council yesterday decided to hold talks with other opposition political parties to reach a consensus to work against the Read more…

Norway appreciates government’s efforts to restore normalcy in the North
30 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Norway appreciates government’s efforts to restore normalcy in the North »

The Ambassador of Norway to Sri Lanka Ms. Grete Lochen paid a courtesy call on President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the President’s House Read more…

TN fishermen arrested for violating maritime boundary: Lanka
30 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TN fishermen arrested for violating maritime boundary: Lanka »

Sri Lanka today said its navy had arrested Indian fishermen for allegedly violating the international maritime boundary, a thorny issue in bilateral Read more…

India to train Sri Lankan navy
29 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India to train Sri Lankan navy »

The Indian navy has offered to train Sri Lankan Navy officers, the President’s office said today.

The offer was made when the Read more…

Don’t make it worse says TNA
29 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Don’t make it worse says TNA »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) told parliament today it was bewildered at the reaction of the government on a speech made by Read more…

Petition against Kariyawasam rejected in India
29 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Petition against Kariyawasam rejected in India »

A division bench in the Madras High Court bench in Madurai, Tamil Nadu on Thursday dismissed a public interest litigation filed seeking Read more…

Nimal Siripala to be next Prime Minister
29 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Nimal Siripala to be next Prime Minister »

The President Mahinda Rajapaksa is to appoint a senior member of Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva as Read more…

Trincomalee police commenced investigations on threatening issued against catholic priest
29 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Trincomalee police commenced investigations on threatening issued against catholic priest »

Trincomalee police officials have commenced investigations on threatening issued against catholic priest in Trincomalee recently.

Group of unidentified personals have threatened Rev.Fr. Read more…

Family members of Prabhakaran would not be included in the island wide survey on dead and disappeared
29 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Family members of Prabhakaran would not be included in the island wide survey on dead and disappeared »

Commissioner of the Department of Census , D.W.D.Gunawardene announced family members of LTTE leader Vellupillai Prabhakaran would not be included in the Read more…