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90% MOH staff cast their postal ballot

90% MOH staff cast their postal ballot

The National Election Commission says 90% of the staff at offices of Medical Officer of Health who had registered had marked their postal ballots during Read more…

Dayasiri Jayasekera proposes for election to be held before 25th July

Dayasiri Jayasekera proposes for election to be held before 25th July

General Secretary of the Sri Lanka Freedom Party Dayasiri Jayasekera said the 2020 Parliamentary Election should be held as soon as possible.

Jayasekara proposed for Read more…

Kilinochchi campus of Jaffna university shut as a precaution

Kilinochchi campus of Jaffna university shut as a precaution

The Kilinochchi Campus of the Jaffna University has been temporarily closed from last evening over fears of COVID-19.

An official from the Office of the Read more…

Postal Department Temporarily Halts Distribution Of Polling Cards In High-Risk Areas

Postal Department Temporarily Halts Distribution Of Polling Cards In High-Risk Areas

The Postal Department has temporarily suspended the distribution of polling cards in high-risk areas due to the current situation in the country.

Informed sources at Read more…

Postal voting of General Election 2020 enters day two

Postal voting of General Election 2020 enters day two

Postal voting of the General Election 2020 is continuing for the second consecutive day today (14).

The process kicked off on Monday (13) with the Read more…

EC Chairman says General election will be held as scheduled
13 Jul
2020
Written by TELO Admin

EC Chairman says General election will be held as scheduled »

Elections Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya on Sunday said the August 5 General Election would not be postponed.

“There is no need to postpone the election,” Read more…

Ampara Chief Inspector arrested for concealing evidence on Sainthamaruthu blast
13 Jul
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Ampara Chief Inspector arrested for concealing evidence on Sainthamaruthu blast »

A Chief Inspector in charge of Ampara Police garage has been arrested by the Colombo Crimes Division (CCD), stated the Police Media Spokesman.

The officer Read more…

Postal voting for General Election 2020 begins today
13 Jul
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Postal voting for General Election 2020 begins today »

Postal voting of the General Election 2020 kicks off today (13) with the staff members at the offices of Medical Officers of Health (MOH) casting Read more…

IFJ condemns Sri Lanka Police and key murder suspect obstructing photojournalist outside court
13 Jul
2020
Written by TELO Admin

IFJ condemns Sri Lanka Police and key murder suspect obstructing photojournalist outside court »

The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its affiliates Free Media Movement (FMM) and Sri Lanka Working Journalists Association (SLWJA) have condemned the obstruction of Read more…

Postal voting begins tomorrow
12 Jul
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Postal voting begins tomorrow »

Postal voting for the general election begins tomorrow.

Employees of the MOH offices will have the opportunity to vote tomorrow.

The postal voting will be Read more…

Navaly Church Bombing 25th Year Remembrance By Ruwan Laknath Jayakody
12 Jul
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Navaly Church Bombing 25th Year Remembrance By Ruwan Laknath Jayakody »

An event of remembrance was held on 9 July at the Navaly Church in Jaffna as it is 25 years since the massacre where bombs Read more…

Sri Lanka to delay reopening of airports amidst spike in coronavirus cases
12 Jul
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka to delay reopening of airports amidst spike in coronavirus cases »

Sri Lanka will delay the reopening of airports that have remained shut since March 18, amidst a surge in coronavirus cases, officials said.

Coronavirus cases Read more…

Health guidelines for poll must be gazetted : CaFFE
12 Jul
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Health guidelines for poll must be gazetted : CaFFE »

An election monitoring group has stressed that health guidelines must be gazetted before the parliamentary election on August 5.

The Campaign for Free and Fair Read more…

PC Election will be held after General Election -PM
12 Jul
2020
Written by TELO Admin

PC Election will be held after General Election -PM »

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa says the government will hold the Provincial Council Election after the conduct of the General Election.

Speaking at a rally in Read more…

Postal voting in Rajanganaya postponed
12 Jul
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Postal voting in Rajanganaya postponed »

Postal voting for public officers in the Rajanganaya area has been postponed, authorities said on Sunday.

Postal voting, for which 705,005 public officers have gained Read more…