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SLPP raises objections over 13th constitutional amendment

SLPP raises objections over 13th constitutional amendment

The ruling Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) has said it would not bring back the 13th constitutional amendment, that saw power devolution among provinces.

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UK announces first sanctions under new global human rights regime

UK announces first sanctions under new global human rights regime

Forty-nine individuals and organisations involved in some of the most notorious human rights violations and abuses in recent years have been designated for sanctions under Read more…

Security in the North tightened with discovery of bombs in Kilinochchi

Security in the North tightened with discovery of bombs in Kilinochchi

The Security forces have stepped up security in the North following the discovery of locally manufactured bombs in Kilinochchi.

The security forces have focused their Read more…

Government’s debts have ballooned by Rs. 1,000 bn in first four months of the year – Harsha

Government’s debts have ballooned by Rs. 1,000 bn in first four months of the year – Harsha

Former MP Harsha de Silva is saying that the government’s debt had increased by Rs 1000 bn within the first four months of 2020.

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India remains interested in developing ECT

India remains interested in developing ECT

India remains interested in taking stake in a joint venture to develop the East Container Terminal (ECT) of the Colombo Port in conformity with the Read more…

Non-state actors a concern for Lanka
28 Nov
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Non-state actors a concern for Lanka »

The Government says activities of non-state actors and incidence of transnational crime in particular need to be closely monitored and guarded against Read more…

UN urged to closely monitor Sri Lanka
28 Nov
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UN urged to closely monitor Sri Lanka »

The London based Amnesty International has called on the United Nations to closely monitor Sri Lanka, particularly before the Presidential elections.

In Read more…

Abdul Cader Threatened By Anonymous Call
28 Nov
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Abdul Cader Threatened By Anonymous Call »

In a complaint to the Kollupitiya police, Deputy Minister of Environment and Renewable Energy Abdul Cader has alleged that an anonymous caller Read more…

Political Party Leader Urges Court To Appoint Him As The President Of Sri Lanka
28 Nov
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Political Party Leader Urges Court To Appoint Him As The President Of Sri Lanka »

Rathna Bandara, Leader of the National Sinhalese Buddhist People’s Party, today filed a writ petition in Court of Appeal urging the court Read more…

MR’s third-term bid SC Opinion controversial – Lawyers
28 Nov
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

MR’s third-term bid SC Opinion controversial – Lawyers »

Lawyers for Democracy (LfD) and Lawyers’ Collective (LC) claimed the Supreme Court (SC) Opinion that said there was no legal impediment for Read more…

Ex-CJ at exclusive Navy House
28 Nov
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ex-CJ at exclusive Navy House »

Many an eyebrow has been raised over former Chief Justice Sarath Nanda Silva staying at ‘Navy House’ at Kankesanthurai high security zone.

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“JHU Won’t Support MR; Willing To Support Maithri If He Accepts JHU Proposals”
27 Nov
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

“JHU Won’t Support MR; Willing To Support Maithri If He Accepts JHU Proposals” »

“JHU Won’t Support MR; Willing To Support Maithri If He Accepts JHU Proposals”

The JHU General Secretary Patali Champika Ranawaka today confirmed Read more…

UNP Challenges MR To Take Action On “Files”
27 Nov
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UNP Challenges MR To Take Action On “Files” »

The United National Party today alleged that President Mahinda Rajapaksa was covering up malpractices and corruption by not taking action on “files” Read more…

BBS Officially Supports President Rajapaksa From Today
27 Nov
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

BBS Officially Supports President Rajapaksa From Today »

The Bodu Bala Sena organization today officially extended its support to President Mahinda Rajapaksa for the forthcoming presidential election.

Addressing a Read more…

Maj. Gen, Jagath Alwis new Jaffna Commander
27 Nov
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Maj. Gen, Jagath Alwis new Jaffna Commander »

Major General Jagath Alwis has been appointed as the Commander of the Security Forces in Jaffna with immediate effect, Army Media Director Read more…