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Sinhalization of Tamil areas by building Buddhist shrines over Hindu temples -newsin.asia

Sinhalization of Tamil areas by building Buddhist shrines over Hindu temples -newsin.asia

Ever since Sri Lanka gained independence in 1948, successive Sinhala-dominated governments have been launching projects to encroach on areas dominated by the minority Tamils and Read more…

Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka calls on Northern Province Governor

Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka calls on Northern Province Governor

Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka David Holly called on Northern Province Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan on 16 July at his official residence which is Read more…

China seeks Sri Lanka’s support as allegations mount on Xinjiang issue

China seeks Sri Lanka’s support as allegations mount on Xinjiang issue

China has sought the support of Sri Lanka as allegations mount on the Xinjiang issue.

The Chinese Government has been accused of operating a large Read more…

Latest survey says Sri Lanka wants a “brand new” President

Latest survey says Sri Lanka wants a “brand new” President

An island-wide opinion survey by a Sri Lankan youth led organization and Parliamentary group showed that 28% of Sri Lankans do not want to see Read more…

Overhead cables to transmit power from TN to Sri Lanka

Overhead cables to transmit power from TN to Sri Lanka

Power supply from Tamil Nadu to Sri Lanka would happen only through overhead cables and not through cables laid along the seabed, said state power Read more…

Join us says Basil Rajapaksa
4 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Join us says Basil Rajapaksa »

Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa today invited political parties who have failed at past elections to join the government and support its Read more…

SL ranks 91 in corruption index
4 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

SL ranks 91 in corruption index »

Sri Lanka ranked 91st place on Transparency International’s corruption perception index for 2013, according to a report released on Tuesday.

Sri Lanka Read more…

Army questions ACF motives
4 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Army questions ACF motives »

The army has questioned the motives behind a French NGO releasing a report on the murder of 17 humanitarian workers in 2006 Read more…

US says patience will run out
4 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

US says patience will run out »

The United States has warned that the patience of the international community with Sri Lanka, if real progress is not seen, particularly Read more…

IMF happy with Lanka’s growth
3 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

IMF happy with Lanka’s growth »

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) says it is encouraged by Sri Lanka’s strong growth and moderating inflation, and Read more…

DMK to flag Lanka’s alleged war crimes, Katchatheevu island
3 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

DMK to flag Lanka’s alleged war crimes, Katchatheevu island »

DMK would demand a resolution for an independent inquiry into the alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka and raise the issue of Read more…

Canada seeks progress by March
3 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Canada seeks progress by March »

The Canadian government says it hopes the Sri Lankan government will show progress by the time the UN Human Rights Council meets Read more…

The United National envoy visits Jaffna hold separate discussions with CM and Governor
3 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

The United National envoy visits Jaffna hold separate discussions with CM and Governor »

The United National envoy on human rights of internally displaced personals, Chaloka Beyani paid special visit to Jaffna today.

During his five Read more…

TNA condemns LTTE atrocities
3 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA condemns LTTE atrocities »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA), seen by some in the government as LTTE proxies, today condemned the atrocities committed by the LTTE Read more…

Victoria given notice as trial begins
3 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Victoria given notice as trial begins »

Colombo High Court judge Kumudini Wickramasinghe yesterday issued notice on the girlfriend of murdered British tourist Khuram Shaikh and 11 other witnesses Read more…