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Presidential task forces ‘risk creating parallel state’ and further entrenches ‘nepotism, patronage and militarisation’ – ITJP

Presidential task forces ‘risk creating parallel state’ and further entrenches ‘nepotism, patronage and militarisation’ – ITJP

The International Truth and Justice Project (ITJP) have published a new infographic showcasing the authoritarian hold President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has imposed in Sri Lanka through Read more…

Sri Lanka is facing a massive economic crisis: UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe

Sri Lanka is facing a massive economic crisis: UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe

Sri Lanka is facing a massive economic crisis at present, Ranil Wickremesinghe – Leader of the United National Party said on Thursday (July 9).

According Read more…

Protect 19th amendment, civil society activists urge voters

Protect 19th amendment, civil society activists urge voters

A civil society collective yesterday called for an electoral defeat of attempts by Sri Lanka’s ruling party to repeal the 19th amendment to the constitution.

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Sri Lanka tells UN to respect principle of sovereign equality

Sri Lanka tells UN to respect principle of sovereign equality

Sri Lanka has called on the United Nations, as the largest global body that is committed to ensure the rights of every human being, to Read more…

Sri Lanka likely to ban some foreign organizations and individuals for LTTE links

Sri Lanka likely to ban some foreign organizations and individuals for LTTE links

Sri Lanka is likely to re-list some foreign organizations and individuals as “terrorist” under UN Security Council (UNSC) Resolution No: 1373 following intelligence reports that Read more…

Tamil Nadu Fishermen Say SL Navy Attacked Them
14 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tamil Nadu Fishermen Say SL Navy Attacked Them »

Fishermen association representatives in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu, accuse Sri Lanka Navy personnel of allegedly attacking Indian fishing boats and damaging more than Read more…

Controversial Proposal To Be Presented To UNP Working Committee Next Week
14 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Controversial Proposal To Be Presented To UNP Working Committee Next Week »

UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayake has said the proposal to appoint Hambanthota District Parliamentarian Sajith Premadasa will be presented to the Working Read more…

Voting for BJP will not benefit TN-Jaya »

Charging BJP with adopting ‘double-standards’ on the fishermen issue, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa today said voting for the national party will Read more…

President didn’t seek SC opinion – Presidential spokesman
14 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

President didn’t seek SC opinion – Presidential spokesman »

Presidential Spokesman Mohan Samaranayake yesterday refuted reports claiming that President Mahinda Rajapaksa has referred the matter of his eligibility to contest the Read more…

Non-violent Campaign To Merge North & East – M. A. Sumanthiran
14 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Non-violent Campaign To Merge North & East – M. A. Sumanthiran »

According to Illankai Tamil Arasu Kachchi (ITAK), in the democratic aspirations of Tamil people, they have come to a point to find Read more…

Experts In First Formal Talks
14 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Experts In First Formal Talks »

The Presidential Commission for Missing Persons is to hold official discussions for the first time with the foreign experts appointed to the Read more…

Indian Coast Guard Apprehends Sri Lankan Fishing Boat And Crew
14 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Indian Coast Guard Apprehends Sri Lankan Fishing Boat And Crew »

Indian Coast Guard on Saturday apprehended two Sri Lankan boats and 10 crew members for their alleged illegal fishing in Indian waters, Read more…

Tamil Nadu Fisherman’s Body Washed Ahore Off SL Coast
14 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tamil Nadu Fisherman’s Body Washed Ahore Off SL Coast »

The body of a Tamil Nadu fisherman, who went missing after they put to sea on August 25, has been reportedly washed Read more…

Moneragala drought relief petition Polls Chief isolated
14 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Moneragala drought relief petition Polls Chief isolated »

Elections Commissioner, Mahinda Deshapriya, said he would seek a clarification from the Attorney General, on Friday’s Supreme Court ruling that allowed aid Read more…

MR seeks talks with Modi, as TNA sets January 1 deadline
14 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

MR seeks talks with Modi, as TNA sets January 1 deadline »

Both for the UPFA Government and some major Opposition parties, it appears to be transition time. What it portends with a presidential Read more…