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Printing of candidates’ preferential numbers in progress, Government Printer says

Printing of candidates’ preferential numbers in progress, Government Printer says

The printing of candidates’ preferential numbers is in progress and the preferential numbers of candidates in six districts have already been printed, Government Printer Mrs. Read more…

Azath Salley investigated for allegedly influencing police on Mawanella Buddha statues vandalism

Azath Salley investigated for allegedly influencing police on Mawanella Buddha statues vandalism

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) has commenced investigations against the then governor of the Western Province, Azath Sally, for allegedly pressurizing the police in the Read more…

Demanding compensation for Sri Lanka protest scheduled on 10 June near Chinese Embassy

Demanding compensation for Sri Lanka protest scheduled on 10 June near Chinese Embassy

Health officials have been alerted over a protest scheduled to be staged near the Chinese Embassy in Colombo next week.

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Hoole Sparks Fresh Controversy: “Journalists Supporting SLPP Publishing False Stories About Me: Don’t Vote For People Who Hoodwink The People”

Hoole Sparks Fresh Controversy: “Journalists Supporting SLPP Publishing False Stories About Me: Don’t Vote For People Who Hoodwink The People”

Member of the National Elections Commission Prof. Ratnajeevan Hoole has sparked a fresh controversy over a statement he made to a Jaffna-based TV station.

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Vaccines eventually, human rights immediately – Taylor Dibbert

Vaccines eventually, human rights immediately – Taylor Dibbert

I appreciate British High Commissioner Sarah Hulton’s piece on the UK’s hosting of a Global Vaccine Summit (‘UK hosts virtual Global Vaccine Summit’ – http://www.ft.lk/columns/UK-hosts-virtual-Global-Vaccine-Summit/4-701138).

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Hakeem slams ex-military Governors
9 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Hakeem slams ex-military Governors »

Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) leader and Justice Minister Rauff Hakeem today slammed the appointment of military Governors to the Northern and Read more…

Jaya wants permanent solution to fishermen issue
9 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Jaya wants permanent solution to fishermen issue »

In the wake of arrests of Indian fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Sunday wrote to Prime Read more…

President must be made answerable to Supreme Court
9 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

President must be made answerable to Supreme Court »

Parliamentary Group Leader of the Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU), Athuraliye Rathana Thera, said Sri Lanka successfully overcame the foremost social and political Read more…

Suspecting infidelity, man murders wife during visit
9 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Suspecting infidelity, man murders wife during visit »

Dubai Police arrest suspect within 12 hours of the murder of Sri Lankan housemaid in a villa in Arabian Ranches area.

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Shirani’s issue to be raised at UNHRC
8 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Shirani’s issue to be raised at UNHRC »

The impeachment of former Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake and the state of Sri Lanka’s judiciary is to be raised at the UN Read more…

British national deported after 29 years
8 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

British national deported after 29 years »

A British national who resided in the country illegally for 29 years was ordered to be deported by the Kandy Additional Magistrate. Read more…

New UNHRC Chief May Act Tough on Sri Lanka
8 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

New UNHRC Chief May Act Tough on Sri Lanka »

Jordan’s Prince Zeid Ra’ad Zeid al Hussein, who is expected to take over from Navi Pillay as the UN High Commissioner for Read more…

Erik Solheim ready to spill the beans…
8 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Erik Solheim ready to spill the beans… »

Former Norwegian politician and peace envoy, Erik Solheim, says he would go before the International Criminal Court or any recognized international tribunal Read more…

DEW to quit PSC
8 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

DEW to quit PSC »

Communist Party Leader, D.E.W. Gunasekera, said he has decided not to participate in future proceedings of the Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC), appointed Read more…

Kuwait Seeks Backing For UN Seat
8 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Kuwait Seeks Backing For UN Seat »

Kuwait has sought support from Sri Lanka for Kuwait’s non-permanent UN Security Council membership bid, the Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.

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