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General Election before August end – EC Chairman

General Election before August end – EC Chairman

The Chairman of the Election Commission Mahinda Deshapriya says that the 2020 General Election will be held before the end of the month of August.

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Canada grants CDN$400,000 to strengthen Sri Lanka’s response to COVID-19 pandemic

Canada grants CDN$400,000 to strengthen Sri Lanka’s response to COVID-19 pandemic

The High Commissioner of Canada to Sri Lanka, David McKinnon, and Representative of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Sri Lanka, Ms. Ritsu Nacken, signed Read more…

‘We continue to underline the importance of accountability, justice and reconciliation’ in Sri Lanka says UK minister

‘We continue to underline the importance of accountability, justice and reconciliation’ in Sri Lanka says UK minister

UK Minister said that the British government continues “to underline the importance of accountability, justice and reconciliation in its engagement with the government of Sri Read more…

Sri Lankan Presidential Task Forces are “grounded in Sinhala-Buddhist nationalist ethos” and signal deepening militarisation – PEARL

Sri Lankan Presidential Task Forces are “grounded in Sinhala-Buddhist nationalist ethos” and signal deepening militarisation – PEARL

PEARL strongly condemns this week’s establishment of two presidential task forces in Sri Lanka, which sets the country on a firm course to autocratic governance.

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UN human rights chief raises concerns on Sri Lanka

UN human rights chief raises concerns on Sri Lanka

UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet expressed alarm at the clampdown on freedom of expression in parts of the Asia-Pacific, including in Sri Read more…

Resolution against Murali
22 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Resolution against Murali »

A resolution condemning the statement made by former National Cricket Player Muttiah Muralitharan was unanimously passed at the monthly meeting of the Read more…

Old Market Road in Matara re-named as Sir Ponnambalam Ramanathan
22 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Old Market Road in Matara re-named as Sir Ponnambalam Ramanathan »

Naming roads in the south with the names of Tamil leaders of the calibre of Sir Ponnambalam Ramanathan and the roads in Read more…

UK MP demands justice
22 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UK MP demands justice »

British Parliamentarian Simon Danczuk has reiterated calls for justice for British tourist Khuram Shaikh who was killed in Tangalle in 2011 as Read more…

A CHOGM Without Indian PM
22 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

A CHOGM Without Indian PM »

Much has been written about Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s participation in the just-concluded CHOGM-2013 in Colombo in recent weeks and months Read more…

Sri Lanka must punish human rights violators: P Chidambaram
21 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka must punish human rights violators: P Chidambaram »

Joining international demands for a proper inquiry into the alleged human rights violations during the war against the LTTE, Finance Minister P Read more…

Pope Francis to visit SriLanka
21 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Pope Francis to visit SriLanka »

SriLankan high commissioner in Rome Nawalage Bernad Kurey announced Pope Francis schedule to visit SriLanka on March, 2014.

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Viper found in Ranil’s office at parliament
21 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Viper found in Ranil’s office at parliament »

A viper was discovered from the Opposition leader’s office at the Parliament complex today.

A phone repairman had first spotted the reptile Read more…

Ravana Balaya’ protest infront of British High Commission
21 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ravana Balaya’ protest infront of British High Commission »

The ‘Rawana Balaya’ conducted a protest march this morning to hand over a petition to the British High Commission in Colombo. More Read more…

Who will be the next female opossition common candidate?
21 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Who will be the next female opossition common candidate? »

Opposition politicians are holding secret talks to name one out of three lady candidates as common candidate of the opposition if a Read more…

Man abducted in Killinochchie phoned to his relatives
21 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Man abducted in Killinochchie phoned to his relatives »

A group of unidentified persons arrive in the white van abducted man during day light at Kandawalai area in Killinochchie on 15.11.2013, Read more…