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NEC to meet tomorrow to decide on a fresh date for the General Election

NEC to meet tomorrow to decide on a fresh date for the General Election

The National Election Commission will meet on Wednesday to decide on a fresh date for the General Election, the Chairman of the NEC Mahinda Deshapriya Read more…

Printing ballot paper for General Elections commences

Printing ballot paper for General Elections commences

The printing of 17 million ballot papers for the General Elections commenced today, Government Printer Gangani Liyanage said.

She said the typesetting and other preparations Read more…

SC dismisses FR petitions challenging election date

SC dismisses FR petitions challenging election date

The Supreme Court has refused to grant leave to proceed with the Fundamental Rights petitions filed challenging the date set by the Elections Commission for Read more…

Sri Lanka backs China on Hong Kong issue

Sri Lanka backs China on Hong Kong issue

Sri Lanka has expressed support to China on the Hong Kong issue after China continued to face mounting criticism over a planned security law for Read more…

NEC to propose new date for Parliamentary Election

NEC to propose new date for Parliamentary Election

The National Elections Commission (NEC) is to propose a new date for the Parliamentary Election.

NEC Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya said that the NEC has already Read more…

SRI Lankan youth murdered in London
29 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

SRI Lankan youth murdered in London »

A SRI Lankan pizza delivery man who came to England to earn money to support his family has been murdered while out Read more…

Ranjini’s high court case will start next week
29 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ranjini’s high court case will start next week »

A High Court challenge has been launched against the indefinite detention of a Sri Lankan woman who received an adverse security assessment Read more…

India kept up the suspense on whether Prime Minister Manmohan Singh”s attend
29 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India kept up the suspense on whether Prime Minister Manmohan Singh”s attend »

India kept up the suspense on whether Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will attend CHOGM in Sri Lanka next month and at the Read more…

Military personals threatened 5 journalists in Waligamam North
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Military personals threatened 5 journalists in Waligamam North »

Military personals have threatened journalists arrive to collect news report on destroying houses at high security zone at Kattuwan area in Waligamam Read more…

UN rapp slams Lankan prisons
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UN rapp slams Lankan prisons »

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women, Rashida Manjoo says in some Sri Lankan prisons, cells are infested with rats; Read more…

Documentary film on “White van stories”
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Documentary film on “White van stories” »

White Van Stories, a documentary on enforced disappearances in Sri Lanka with never-seen-before footage, is set to be featured on Channel 4, Read more…

Vigneswaran rejects TNA call to boycott CHOGM -Lakbima news paper
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Vigneswaran rejects TNA call to boycott CHOGM -Lakbima news paper »

Chief Minister of Northern Provincial Council (NPC), C.V. Vigneswaran has rejected the call by the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) to boycott the Read more…

Rameswaram fishermen allege firing by Sri Lankan Navy »

The Sri Lankan Navy had opened several rounds of fire at a fishing boat from Rameswaram on Saturday, according to fishermen who Read more…

Sangaree says TNA trying to ditch him … calls for Mannar Bishop’s intervention
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sangaree says TNA trying to ditch him … calls for Mannar Bishop’s intervention »

Having failed to secure a seat in the Tamil National Alliance (TNA)-run first Northern Provincial Council, TULF Secretary General V. Anandasangaree has Read more…

4 Sri Lankan Tamil refugees held
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

4 Sri Lankan Tamil refugees held »

The Danushkodi police have arrested four Sri Lankan Tamil refugees, including a couple, who tried to clandestinely leave for Talaimannar.

They were Read more…