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EC asks Prez to consult SC on election date

EC asks Prez to consult SC on election date

The Election Commission has requested for making a reference to the Supreme Court on the next election date , informed sources said. The Commission has Read more…

Premadasa to ensure Sri Lanka’s relationship with India is kept at best possible level

Premadasa to ensure Sri Lanka’s relationship with India is kept at best possible level

In the midst of preparing for elections in Sri Lanka, main Opposition leader and former minister and presidential hopeful Sajith Premadasa speaks to The New Read more…

Toll of COVID-19 cases rises 159

Toll of COVID-19 cases rises 159

The number of COVID – 19 patients in the country has risen to 159, health officials said, after eight persons tested positive for the virus Read more…

Sri Lanka and World Bank sign deal on $128.6M financial assistance to battle Covid-19

Sri Lanka and World Bank sign deal on $128.6M financial assistance to battle Covid-19

The International Development Association (IDA) and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) of the World Bank Group agreed to provide financing assistance amounting Read more…

Amnesty urges final rites of minority groups be respected

Amnesty urges final rites of minority groups be respected

Sri Lanka’s authorities must respect the right of religious minorities to carry out the final rites of their relatives in accordance with their own traditions Read more…

TNA team to discuss 13A with PM
17 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA team to discuss 13A with PM »

A delegation, led by TNA Member of Parliament R Sampanthan, will meet Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and external affairs minister Salman Khurshid Read more…

MR tells CMs to get ready
17 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

MR tells CMs to get ready »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has told the Chief Ministers of the Central Province and North Western Province to get ready for an election.

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BJP bats for Cauvery, Lankan Tamils
17 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

BJP bats for Cauvery, Lankan Tamils »

The state unit of the BJP has asked the Congress-led UPA government at the Centre to ‘coerce’ Sri Lanka to politically empower Read more…

Sri Lanka says Tamil Tiger fronts operate in Germany
17 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka says Tamil Tiger fronts operate in Germany »

The Tamil Tiger rebel front organizations are still operating in Germany under the guise of community organizations, the Sri Lankan External Affairs Read more…

India intensifies patrolling near SL waters
17 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India intensifies patrolling near SL waters »

In a bid to prevent fishermen from this region crossing the International Maritime Boundary Line and entering Sri Lankan waters, Indian Coast Read more…

Bodu Bala Sena at it again
17 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Bodu Bala Sena at it again »

The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) has once again criticised Muslims who wear the Niqab and Burka in Sri Lanka saying that it should not Read more…

13th Amendment – “Should go”
17 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

13th Amendment – “Should go” »

Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka of the Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) has been a vocal critic of the 13th Amendment for many years. Read more…

13th Amendment – “Must stay”
17 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

13th Amendment – “Must stay” »

The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) had opposed Government moves to dilute the 13th Amendment. The party leader, who is also the Read more…

UNP To Boycott PSC »

The main opposition United National Party (UNP) has decided to boycott the Parliament Select Committee which will look at making proposals on Read more…

North Polls On September 7 »

Elections for the Northern, North Western and Central Provincial Councils will be held on September 7,  The Sunday Leader news paper says.

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