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COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka spikes to 1503 with 34 new cases on Thursday

COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka spikes to 1503 with 34 new cases on Thursday

A total of 34 new cases were reported on Thursday and 32 among them are returnees from overseas and 02 of them are Sri Lanka Read more…

PC Jayawardena requests against court hearing of Parliament dissolution petitions

PC Jayawardena requests against court hearing of Parliament dissolution petitions

President’s Counsel Sanjeewa Jayawardena said that it would be disastrous if leave to proceed is granted to the petitioners challenging the president’s proclamation dissolving parliament.

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Why Rajapaksa Has Brought Archaeology Preservation Under His Defense Secretary – Thecitizen.in

Why Rajapaksa Has Brought Archaeology Preservation Under His Defense Secretary – Thecitizen.in

Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s decision to entrust the survey and preservation of archaeological sites in the ethnically-mixed Eastern Province to a Presidential Task Force Read more…

Sri Lanka facing ‘biggest forex crisis in history’ triggering import controls: Minister

Sri Lanka facing ‘biggest forex crisis in history’ triggering import controls: Minister

Sri Lanka’s has slapped import controls multiple ways to face the ‘biggest forex crisis in history’, Information Minister Bandula Gunewardene said as the central bank Read more…

Case on petitions against polls date to continue tomorrow (29)

Case on petitions against polls date to continue tomorrow (29)

The Supreme Court today once again postponed further considerations of the Fundamental Rights (FR) petitions filed against the date set by the Elections Commission to Read more…

Sharma gets reports on Shirani
23 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sharma gets reports on Shirani »

Commonwealth Secretary-General Kamalesh Sharma has received a number of reports and opinions on the removal of the former Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake.

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Fonterra suspends Sri Lanka operations after protests »

Fonterra says it has suspended its consumer operations in Sri Lanka, where sales of its products have been temporarily banned, because of Read more…

New Law and Order Ministry »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has setup a new Law and Order Ministry which will function under him.

Major General (Retired) Nanda Mallawarachchi, a Read more…

Delay in fishermen’s release may cause friction »

The government on Thursday said the delay in the Sri Lankan Navy releasing the detained Tamil Nadu fishermen could cast a shadow Read more…

Sri-Lankan Northern Province: ‘the army is there to assist, not to oppress’ – Peiris
22 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri-Lankan Northern Province: ‘the army is there to assist, not to oppress’ – Peiris »

In an exclusive interview with the Voice of Russia Vickram Bahl Foreign Minister of Sri Lanka, Professor G. L. Peiris talks about Read more…

Civil society to meet Navi Pillay
22 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Civil society to meet Navi Pillay »

Members of civil society who will be meeting United Nations Human Rights Commissioner, Navi Pillay, during her visit in Sri Lanka next Read more…

PC Polls: Opposition has lost faith in the whole process – Karu J
22 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

PC Polls: Opposition has lost faith in the whole process – Karu J »

Blatant violation of election laws by the government in the run up to the Northern, Central and North-Western Provincial Council Elections, had Read more…

WikiLeaks: Basil Speaks Frankly About Human Rights, Wants To Buy US Bushmaster Cannons – Blake Was Happy
22 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

WikiLeaks: Basil Speaks Frankly About Human Rights, Wants To Buy US Bushmaster Cannons – Blake Was Happy »

“The Ambassador met Presidential Advisor Basil Rajapaksa, younger brother to President Mahinda Rajapaksa, on October 4. After the Ambassador reviewed US priorities Read more…

Ranil holds talks with Mukherjee
21 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ranil holds talks with Mukherjee »

Opposition UNP leader Ranil Wickramasinghe has had talks with Indian President Pranab Mukherjee on the political situation in Sri Lanka, the UNP Read more…

No Pakistan militants here
21 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

No Pakistan militants here »

The military today denied reports that Pakistan based militants were using Sri Lanka as a base to launch attacks on Southern India.

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