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“National duty of SLFP is to accept their candidate”: S. B. Dissanayake

“National duty of SLFP is to accept their candidate”: S. B. Dissanayake

Convening a media briefing in Kandy today (August 18), SLFP MP S.B. Dissanayake commented on the on-going discussions between the SLFP and the SLPP.

He Read more…

Prez polls on Nov. 16 : PM post for Maithri?

Prez polls on Nov. 16 : PM post for Maithri?

The Presidential Election is likely to be held on November 16, reports say.

However, the Chairman of the Elections Commission had earlier stated that the Read more…

JVP declares leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake as presidential candidate

JVP declares leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake as presidential candidate

Sri Lanka’s Marxist party, Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) Sunday announced the party leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake as the presidential candidate of the National People’s Power Read more…

US suspends SOFA talks till presidential poll is over

US suspends SOFA talks till presidential poll is over

The United States has told Sri Lanka that it will suspend talks on the controversial Status of Forces Agreement (SOFA) with Sri Lanka until the Read more…

Candidate Gota: Tamil voters fear return of military rule, white vans and anti-minority policies

Candidate Gota: Tamil voters fear return of military rule, white vans and anti-minority policies

Days after the announcement of Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s presidential candidacy, a quick voice-of-the-people survey conducted on the streets of Colombo by the Sunday Observer exposed how Read more…

Solheim says denials wont help
14 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Solheim says denials wont help »

Former Norwegian Minister Erik Solheim says the blatant denials of the government on the human rights issue will only increase the resolve Read more…

PM under pressure to give Lanka visit a miss
14 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

PM under pressure to give Lanka visit a miss »

The pressure from major political parties in Tamil Nadu is likely to cast a shadow on the decision to be taken by Read more…

Shivajilingam took oaths in Mullivaikal
14 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Shivajilingam took oaths in Mullivaikal »

Tamil National Alliance (TNA) member M.K Shivajilingam took oaths in Mullivaikal this morning as a Northern Provincial Council member.

Shivajilingam said that Read more…

Matara court issued arrest warrant against Mangala Samaraweera
14 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Matara court issued arrest warrant against Mangala Samaraweera »

The Matara Magistrate Court ordered police to arrest UNP MP Mangala Samaraweera and ten others in connection with the recent incident in Read more…

Government invites Wigneswaran for cabinet meeting
14 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Government invites Wigneswaran for cabinet meeting »

Government decided to invite Northern Chief Minister C.V.Wigneswaran towards central cabinet meeting.

First session of Northern Provincial Council schedule to held on Read more…

More Earth Tremors Expected
13 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

More Earth Tremors Expected »

The Geological Survey and Mines Bureau says it expects more earth tremors in the Southern and Eastern parts of Sri Lanka.

Chairman Read more…

Wigneswaran calls for unity
13 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Wigneswaran calls for unity »

Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran has called for unity in the North, especially among the Tamils and Muslims.

Speaking after visiting Read more…

No Move To Summon Canadians
13 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

No Move To Summon Canadians »

The External Affairs Ministry says there is no immediate move to summon Canadian diplomats in Colombo over recent comments made by the Read more…

Search For C4 Journo
13 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Search For C4 Journo »

The Sunday Leader learns that defence authorities were placed on high alert last week after information was received that a Channel 4 Read more…

Hopeful of tangible results on SL Tamils issue-Indian minister
13 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Hopeful of tangible results on SL Tamils issue-Indian minister »

Shipping Minister G K Vasan today said he expected tangible results from the recent dialogue between External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid and Read more…