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New alliance undecided on party symbol; Elephant or Swan?

New alliance undecided on party symbol; Elephant or Swan?

On the other end of the platform, the UNP too undergoes conflicts internally ahead of the general elections.

General Secretary of the Samagi Jana Balawegaya, Read more…

Sri Lanka “strongly objects” to US designation of its army chief for alleged war crimes

Sri Lanka “strongly objects” to US designation of its army chief for alleged war crimes

Sri Lanka takes “strong objection” to the ban on the entry of its Army Commander Lt. Gen. Shavendra Silva and his immediate family into the Read more…

US Congressmen meet PM to discuss relations with Sri Lanka

US Congressmen meet PM to discuss relations with Sri Lanka

Visiting US Congressmen Ami Bera and George Holding met Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa in Colombo this morning (Feb. 15) and discussed ways of strengthening relations Read more…

Ranil to visit India this month

Ranil to visit India this month

Amid a deepening rift in the United National Party (UNP), party leader Ranil Wickremesinghe is expected to travel to India on a two-day visit later Read more…

US bans visits by Sri Lanka army chief over war crimes

US bans visits by Sri Lanka army chief over war crimes

The US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Friday designated Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, current Commander of the Sri Lanka Army and Acting Chief of Read more…

Ranil off to India
1 Apr
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Ranil off to India »

Amid strains on Indo-Lanka relations, India has invited Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe for talks on the present situation in Sri Lanka, political sources Read more…

Permanent settlement to Tamils will be, by north election. Cafe movement Executive Director Keerthi Tennakone notify
1 Apr
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Permanent settlement to Tamils will be, by north election. Cafe movement Executive Director Keerthi Tennakone notify »

Joining the civil social representatives,  the northern provincial council election should be held  in a democratic manner, and through this, the Tamil people Read more…

Narayanasamy asks Lankan envoy to confine to diplomatic work
1 Apr
2013
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Narayanasamy asks Lankan envoy to confine to diplomatic work »

Objecting to the reported statement of Sri Lankan High Commissioner Prasad Kariyawasam allegedly trying to instigate north Indians against the people of Tamil Read more…

Sri Lanka Muslim Congress to support government despite displeasure at inaction against racial tensions
1 Apr
2013
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Sri Lanka Muslim Congress to support government despite displeasure at inaction against racial tensions »

The high command of the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) which convened yesterday to discuss the rising tensions against the Muslims in the Read more…

UK wants physical progress in North
30 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

UK wants physical progress in North »

British Foreign and Commonwealth Office Director for South Asia, Neil Crompton says many challenges still remain in Jaffna and the destructive force of Read more…

Govt Not Taking Honest Position on Sri Lankan Issue: CPI
30 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Govt Not Taking Honest Position on Sri Lankan Issue: CPI »

CPI today accused the government of not taking an honest position on the Sri Lankan Tamils issue and asked it respond to the Read more…

Indian PM to discuss participation in CHOGM in Sri Lanka
30 Mar
2013
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Indian PM to discuss participation in CHOGM in Sri Lanka »

India Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will hold discussions with the External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid to make a decision on India’s participation in Read more…

Peiris prevent to discuss with Alliance. Government motive exposed. Rajeeva Wijeyasinghe shocking information
27 Mar
2013
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Peiris prevent to discuss with Alliance. Government motive exposed. Rajeeva Wijeyasinghe shocking information »

Concerning the activities of External Affairs Minister Prof.G.L.Peiris in the issue of political settlement plan dialog, is disappointing was said by ruling sector Read more…

If Tamils attacked, Indian government should bore the responsibility. Sinhala chauvinistic movement warns
27 Mar
2013
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If Tamils attacked, Indian government should bore the responsibility. Sinhala chauvinistic movement warns »

Oppose protest against Sri Lanka and attacks against Buddhist monks is continuously staged in Tamil Nadu, and   consequence  of this, if any incidents Read more…

Top official denies U.S. toned down UNHRC resolution at India’s behest
27 Mar
2013
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Top official denies U.S. toned down UNHRC resolution at India’s behest »

Describing as “fair and balanced” the text of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution passed last week calling on Sri Lanka Read more…