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U.S congratulates Sri Lanka on peaceful election amid COVID-19 pandemic, looks forward to work with new govt

U.S congratulates Sri Lanka on peaceful election amid COVID-19 pandemic, looks forward to work with new govt

The United States congratulating Sri Lanka on conducting a peaceful election despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 Pandemic, said it looks forward to working Read more…

Indian PM Modi congratulates Sri Lanka counterpart on election win, successful poll

Indian PM Modi congratulates Sri Lanka counterpart on election win, successful poll

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has telephoned his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa Thursday, and congratulated him on the successful conduct of parliamentary elections in Read more…

Takeaways from the Sri Lankan parliamentary elections – Newsin.asia

Takeaways from the Sri Lankan parliamentary elections – Newsin.asia

The Sri Lankan parliamentary elections, held on August 5, the results of which were unofficially out on August 7, have sent a number of politically Read more…

SLPP wins general elections with 145 seats, SJB gets 54

SLPP wins general elections with 145 seats, SJB gets 54

The election results released throughout yesterday saw the SLPP securing a landslide victory winning a greater majority of the electorates at the 2020 general election Read more…

SLPP submits names for 17-member national list

SLPP submits names for 17-member national list

The names for Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) 17-member National List was handed over to the Election Commission today, SLPP General Secretary Sagara Kariyawasam said.

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Bishop hits out at attackers
7 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Bishop hits out at attackers »

The Catholic Archbishop of Colombo Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith condemned the attack carried out by “some elements of the forces” on people who Read more…

Tamil editor MR’s coordinator
6 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tamil editor MR’s coordinator »

The editor of the Sudar Oli newspaper, R.Sivaraja has been appointed by President Mahinda Rajapaksa as the President’s co-ordinator for Tamil Affairs Read more…

Wife seeks posthumous promotion for IP abducted and killed  by Tigers
6 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Wife seeks posthumous promotion for IP abducted and killed by Tigers »

Sarala Jayaratnam, wife of slain Police Inspector T. Jayaratnam, yesterday said that she had appealed to the police top brass to consider Read more…

India meeting Lanka’s needs
6 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India meeting Lanka’s needs »

The phased approach of India’s assistance to Sri Lanka is in line with the needs and requirements of the people of Sri Read more…

AG approves Sampur project
6 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

AG approves Sampur project »

The Attorney General’s office has approved the proposed 500 mw thermal power plant at Sampur, Trincomalee, to be built by India in Read more…

Jayalalithaa slams Sri Lanka »

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa today requested Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to take immediate steps to initiate “coercive diplomacy” against “unfriendly” Read more…

Import of Kiwi milk on hold »

The Ministry of Health has decided to temporarily suspend the importing of milk powder from New Zealand.

A Health Ministry statement also Read more…

AI calls for impartial probe
6 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

AI calls for impartial probe »

The Sri Lankan authorities must not allow the army to investigate itself over allegations of excessive use of force by its members Read more…

Lankan issue at Lok Sabha »

India’s AIADMK, led by J. Jayalalithaa today demanded urgent steps by the Indian government to secure the release of Indian fishermen from Read more…

MR says war hampered progress
5 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

MR says war hampered progress »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa says past government sacrificed development as they focused on ending the war with the LTTE.

However he says his Read more…