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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…

Ten Lankans in British Army
14 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ten Lankans in British Army »

Some ten Sri Lankan nationals are serving in the British armed forces, UK Parliament was informed recently.

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MPs go ‘MIA’ as millions in public funds revealed to suffer similar fate
14 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

MPs go ‘MIA’ as millions in public funds revealed to suffer similar fate »

With less than two weeks to go for the Uva Provincial Council elections, the two days of Parliamentary sittings this week saw Read more…

New Silk Road crucial for Sri Lanka’s development: president
13 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Admin

New Silk Road crucial for Sri Lanka’s development: president »

 Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has hailed Chinese President Xi Jinping’s initiative of 21st Century Maritime Silk Road, saying the economic corridor bears Read more…

Lankan’s arrest triggers security alert
13 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lankan’s arrest triggers security alert »

Heightened security arrangements are in place at vital installations across Tamil Nadu consequent to the arrest of S. Arun, a Sri Lankan Read more…

Reports Of Election Violence In Moneragala A Hoax – Shashindra Featured
13 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Reports Of Election Violence In Moneragala A Hoax – Shashindra Featured »

Former Chief Minister of Uva Province and UPFA Chief Ministerial candidate Shashindra Rajapaksa said that election violence in Moneragala is an illusion Read more…

Speculation Rife in Sri Lanka Over Modi-Rajapaksa Meet in New York
13 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Speculation Rife in Sri Lanka Over Modi-Rajapaksa Meet in New York »

There is speculation here as to whether SL President Mahinda Rajapaksa will meet PM Narendra Modi at the open-ended meeting of Commonwealth Read more…

MR given green light
13 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

MR given green light »

The President, it is learnt, has inquired from one of the highest echelons of the judiciary, the legality of him contesting a Read more…

ISI spy was bartender in 2009 Army party in Chennai
13 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

ISI spy was bartender in 2009 Army party in Chennai »

This spy story is getting heady. Arun Selvarajan, the suspected ISI agent from Colombo arrested by National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday Read more…

Fishermen rule out immediate end to bottom-trawling
13 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Fishermen rule out immediate end to bottom-trawling »

Upset at Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s remarks that his government will not free the trawlers in its custody, fishermen fear his Read more…

Mother And Son Arrested For Abduction Of Four Year Old From Wellawa
12 Sep
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Mother And Son Arrested For Abduction Of Four Year Old From Wellawa »

A mother and her son were arrested by the police a few moments ago for the kidnapping of a four year old Read more…