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India pledges to support Sri Lanka’s economic recovery

India pledges to support Sri Lanka’s economic recovery

India has agreed to increase its participation in Sri Lanka’s post-COVID-19 economic recovery, and to strengthen defence and security cooperation, the Indian High Commission to Read more…

FR petitions challenging election date to be taken up again on June 01

FR petitions challenging election date to be taken up again on June 01

The Supreme Court has postponed further consideration of the fundamental rights petitions filed challenging the election date, until 10.00 a.m. Monday (June 01).

The Supreme Read more…

Elections Department Informs Government Printers Department To Initiate Preparatory Work To Print Ballot Papers For GE

Elections Department Informs Government Printers Department To Initiate Preparatory Work To Print Ballot Papers For GE

The Elections Department has informed the Government Printers Department to initiate preparatory work to print ballot papers for the upcoming Parliamentary election.

The development comes Read more…

UNP Decides To Expel Sajith,Kabir, Harsha And 96 Others Who Handed Over Nominations From The Samagi Jana Balawegaya

UNP Decides To Expel Sajith,Kabir, Harsha And 96 Others Who Handed Over Nominations From The Samagi Jana Balawegaya

Chairman of the United National Party (UNP), Kabir Hashim, Deputy Leader of the UNP, Sajith Premadasa, and Treasurer, Harsha de Silva, are among the 99 Read more…

EC awaits final draft of health guidelines to get on with general election work

EC awaits final draft of health guidelines to get on with general election work

The Election Commission (EC) was awaiting the final draft of the health guidelines for the conduct of the general election 2020, EC Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya Read more…

CHOGM: Manmohan tells Rajapaksa he is not coming
10 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Admin

CHOGM: Manmohan tells Rajapaksa he is not coming »

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday sent a letter of regret to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa, explaining why he is not attending Read more…

Cameron to meet Wigneswaran on 15 Nov
10 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Cameron to meet Wigneswaran on 15 Nov »

British Prime Minister, David Cameron, will meet Northern Province Chief Minister, C.V. Wigneswaran, on 15 November in Jaffna.Cameron will arrive in Jaffna after Read more…

Australia and NZ MPs released after being detained in Sri Lanka
10 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Australia and NZ MPs released after being detained in Sri Lanka »

Australian Senator Lee Rhiannon has been released from the custody of Sri Lankan government officials and allowed to leave the country.She was not Read more…

Gotabhaya on war crimes allegations:  ‘Produce evidence or shut up’
9 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Gotabhaya on war crimes allegations: ‘Produce evidence or shut up’ »

Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa yesterday said that the UK-based LTTE rump had been engaged in an expensive project to embarrass Sri Lanka Read more…

Tamils ‘raped and tortured’ by Sri Lankan security forces
9 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tamils ‘raped and tortured’ by Sri Lankan security forces »

As David Cameron and other world leaders prepare to meet in Sri Lanka for the Commonwealth Heads Of Government Meeting, allegations of Read more…

Sri Lanka to set up National Inquiry on Torture, says Kamalesh Sharma
9 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka to set up National Inquiry on Torture, says Kamalesh Sharma »

The Commonwealth Secretariat will assist Sri Lanka in setting up a National Inquiry on Torture, its Secretary-General Mr. Kamalesh Sharma said in Read more…

Singh unlikely to visit Colombo
9 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Singh unlikely to visit Colombo »

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is unlikely to visit Colombo for the Commonwealth Heads of State meeting next week, bowing to pressure Read more…

Tamil comedian Chitti Babu passes away
8 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tamil comedian Chitti Babu passes away »

Tamil comedian and television anchor Chitti Babu aka Sajjadh Adeebh died in a private hospital here Friday. He was 49.

“He was Read more…

Congress top brass brainstorm on CHOGM
8 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Congress top brass brainstorm on CHOGM »

Congress top brass on Friday deliberated on India’s proposed participation in the Commonwealth Summit in Sri Lanka and the party said a Read more…

Govt split over PM’s Lanka visit, DMK makes threats
8 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Govt split over PM’s Lanka visit, DMK makes threats »

The DMK may be compelled to review its “outside support” to the UPA government if Prime Minister Manmohan Singh went ahead with Read more…