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For Sri Lanka’s Bickering Leaders, Election Hopes Dim After Terrorist Attack

For Sri Lanka’s Bickering Leaders, Election Hopes Dim After Terrorist Attack

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Even before the coordinated bombings that killed 250 people last month, Sri Lanka’s president and prime minister were in trouble — Read more…

Did Saudi Arabia have inkling about Lanka blasts

Did Saudi Arabia have inkling about Lanka blasts

Even as DNA tests conclusively proved that Zahran Hashim, chief suspect of the Easter Sunday blasts in Sri Lanka, died in the attacks, India worries Read more…

Who Is Going To Protect The Lives Of Tamils In Sri Lanka? By Kumarathasan Rasingam

Who Is Going To Protect The Lives Of Tamils In Sri Lanka? By Kumarathasan Rasingam

The Easter Sunday serial bomb blasts in the Churches in Colombo, Negombo and Batticaloa took away the lives of 253, most of the affected victims Read more…

‘Tamils of Lanka’ –  Showcasing history, culture and politics

‘Tamils of Lanka’ – Showcasing history, culture and politics

An exhibition was held by the Tamil Information Centre this weekend, showcasing the history, culture and politics of the Tamil people on the island in Read more…

UK ban on the LTTE to be challenged before tribunal

UK ban on the LTTE to be challenged before tribunal

Britain’s terrorism ban on the Tamil Tigers (LTTE) will be challenged a decade after the rebel group was militarily defeated in Sri Lanka’s civil war, Read more…

TNA wants maximum devolution
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA wants maximum devolution »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) would want the maximum amount of exercise of power, should it lead Sri Lanka’s Northern Provincial Council Read more…

Government makes proposals on 13A
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Government makes proposals on 13A »

The government has made some proposals on the 13th Amendment to the constitution, Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella said today.

He said that Read more…

Angulana Christian church attacked
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Angulana Christian church attacked »

A Christian church in Angulana was attacked last night, police sources told the Colombo Gazette.

The police said that an unidentified group Read more…

Cops arrested over murder
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Cops arrested over murder »

A police Sub Inspector (SI) and two other policemen were arrested over the murder of a businessman from Bambalapitiya.

The police officers Read more…

CID must question Arundika on Eknaligoda – UNP
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

CID must question Arundika on Eknaligoda – UNP »

The United National Party (UNP) today called for the questioning of UPFA MP Arundika Fernando, regarding his statement on the whereabouts of Read more…

Preferential vote bane of SL politics – Ranil »

UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe said yesterday that a future government, formed by it, would change the Preferential Voting (PV) system in a Read more…

Govt.’s proposed Code of Media Ethics
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Govt.’s proposed Code of Media Ethics »

The government is in the process of introducing a Code of Media Ethics to all Print and Electronic media with a series Read more…

Govt. not worried if TNA wins NPC elections: Wimal
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Govt. not worried if TNA wins NPC elections: Wimal »

If the Tamils in the North vote the TNA to victory in the scheduled September PC polls it would not be of Read more…

Trouble For Muslim And Left Parties Over New Amendment
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Trouble For Muslim And Left Parties Over New Amendment »

The proposed amendment to the 13th Amendment of the Constitution to dilute the powers of Provincial Councils has already begun to make ripples in the Read more…

HC reserves judgment on closure of High Commission in Sri Lanka
6 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

HC reserves judgment on closure of High Commission in Sri Lanka »

A Division Bench of the Madras High Court here has reserved its judgment on a petition seeking review of an earlier order Read more…