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India pledges to support Sri Lanka’s economic recovery

India pledges to support Sri Lanka’s economic recovery

India has agreed to increase its participation in Sri Lanka’s post-COVID-19 economic recovery, and to strengthen defence and security cooperation, the Indian High Commission to Read more…

FR petitions challenging election date to be taken up again on June 01

FR petitions challenging election date to be taken up again on June 01

The Supreme Court has postponed further consideration of the fundamental rights petitions filed challenging the election date, until 10.00 a.m. Monday (June 01).

The Supreme Read more…

Elections Department Informs Government Printers Department To Initiate Preparatory Work To Print Ballot Papers For GE

Elections Department Informs Government Printers Department To Initiate Preparatory Work To Print Ballot Papers For GE

The Elections Department has informed the Government Printers Department to initiate preparatory work to print ballot papers for the upcoming Parliamentary election.

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UNP Decides To Expel Sajith,Kabir, Harsha And 96 Others Who Handed Over Nominations From The Samagi Jana Balawegaya

UNP Decides To Expel Sajith,Kabir, Harsha And 96 Others Who Handed Over Nominations From The Samagi Jana Balawegaya

Chairman of the United National Party (UNP), Kabir Hashim, Deputy Leader of the UNP, Sajith Premadasa, and Treasurer, Harsha de Silva, are among the 99 Read more…

EC awaits final draft of health guidelines to get on with general election work

EC awaits final draft of health guidelines to get on with general election work

The Election Commission (EC) was awaiting the final draft of the health guidelines for the conduct of the general election 2020, EC Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya Read more…

Sri Lankan Arrested In India For Spying For Pakistan
11 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lankan Arrested In India For Spying For Pakistan »

A Sri Lankan national was on Wednesday arrested by National Investigation Agency (NIA) on the charge of spying on behalf of Pakistan.

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Government slams powerful nations
10 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Government slams powerful nations »

UNHRCThe Government today told the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) that “coercive tactics” unilaterally exercised by more powerful states of the international Read more…

Lanka seeks access to Maldives sea
10 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lanka seeks access to Maldives sea »

The right of passage for Sri Lankan fishermen through Maldivian waters as a means of access to the high seas was among Read more…

Beijing Ties Apart, SL Backs Japan On East China Sea Row
10 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Beijing Ties Apart, SL Backs Japan On East China Sea Row »

Despite its ever increasing ties with China, Sri Lanka has extended its support to Japan on the issue of China’s aerial and Read more…

Fishermen Seek A Court Order Against Power Transmission Line Of Norochcholai Plant
10 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Fishermen Seek A Court Order Against Power Transmission Line Of Norochcholai Plant »

Filing a writ application before Court of Appeal, fishermen of Puttalam sought an order to prevent the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) from Read more…

Harsha Praises Japanese Backed Projects Launched By MR
10 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Harsha Praises Japanese Backed Projects Launched By MR »

United National Party Parliamentarian Harsha De Silva has expressed positive sentiments on certain development projects launched by President Mahinda Rajapaksa in collaboration Read more…

Election postponement unlikely: PaFFREL
10 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Election postponement unlikely: PaFFREL »

Despite speculation that the elections to the Uva Provincial Council will be postponed if election violence continued, People’s Action for Free and Read more…

Police Chief Incompetent And Biased’ – JVP Leader
10 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Police Chief Incompetent And Biased’ – JVP Leader »

JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake challenged the Inspector General of Police to disclose any illegal party office of the JVP in Uva Read more…

Al-Qaeda not a threat: Army
10 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Al-Qaeda not a threat: Army »

While claiming Al-Qaeda had not made a threat aiming Sri Lanka, Military Spokesman Ruwan Wanigasuriya said today the Defence Ministry had made Read more…

Maldives to deny Lanka’s request
10 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Maldives to deny Lanka’s request »

Fisheries Ministry said on Wednesday that the government would not grant Sri Lankan vessels permission to cross Maldivian territorial waters without any Read more…