Home » Featured Headlines (Page 2370)
Power highly centralized in the government : Dr Jayatilleka

Power highly centralized in the government : Dr Jayatilleka

A former Sri Lankan ambassador has blamed the government over a power monopoly, citing that power has been highly centralized in the administration.

“…I caution Read more…

SLPP prepared to renegotiate agreements with other countries

SLPP prepared to renegotiate agreements with other countries

The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) is prepared to renegotiate agreements Sri Lanka has already signed with other countries, SLPP founder Basil Rajapaksa said today.

Read more…

Work on 10 Colombo Port City bridges expedited

Work on 10 Colombo Port City bridges expedited

As per Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa’s instructions the Urban Development, Water Supply and Housing Facilities Ministry has expedited the construction of 10 bridges within the Read more…

Rathana Thera calls for banning burka, madrasas

Rathana Thera calls for banning burka, madrasas

Leader of the Ape Jana Bala Party Ven. Aturaliye Rathana Thera, yesterday, asked the government to ban madrasas, burka and Kathi courts within one week. Read more…

“If President Rajapaksa signs the MCC agreement he will commit political suicide” – Federation of National Organisations

“If President Rajapaksa signs the MCC agreement he will commit political suicide” – Federation of National Organisations

A Nationalist organisation is saying that if President Gotabaya Rajapaksa signs the controversial Millennium Challenge Compact (MCC) he will “be committing political suicide.”

Addressing a Read more…

Tamil Diaspora Delegation Meets Norwegians To Discuss Military Occupation And Sinhala-Settler Colonialism
4 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tamil Diaspora Delegation Meets Norwegians To Discuss Military Occupation And Sinhala-Settler Colonialism »

“The end of war does not guarantee peace. The conflict in the island is far from over and violence continues to happen Read more…

Lanka asks US to lift travel advisory
4 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lanka asks US to lift travel advisory »

The Ministry of External Affairs held a meeting held on Tuesday with a delegation from the United States Embassy at which time Read more…

Buddhadasa vows to go to SC against Wimal
4 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Buddhadasa vows to go to SC against Wimal »

Mayor of the Kaduwela Municipal Council, G.H. Buddhadasa, alleged yesterday Housing Minister, Wimal Weerawansa, has gifted travelling bags and mobile phones to Read more…

HRW goes Sinhalese
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

HRW goes Sinhalese »

A leading international human rights group, Human Rights Watch (HRW), has launched a Sinhalese language website with content targeting readers in Sri Read more…

Expelled German NGO in talks with TNA, TNPF, GTF
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Expelled German NGO in talks with TNA, TNPF, GTF »

A German NGO expelled from Sri Lanka, at the height of the Vanni offensive, is pushing the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) and Read more…

My son is not alcoholic-Keheliya
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

My son is not alcoholic-Keheliya »

While claiming that his son is not alcoholic, Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella had said that he had sought the British Airways report Read more…

Tamil Canadian Facing U.S. Terrorism Charges Pleads Guilty To Aiding Tamil Tigers
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tamil Canadian Facing U.S. Terrorism Charges Pleads Guilty To Aiding Tamil Tigers »

A Canadian engineering graduate from Waterloo, Ont., pleaded guilty in New York Tuesday to being part of a terrorist procurement cell securing Read more…

We should not listen to India on 13 A — Gotabaya
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

We should not listen to India on 13 A — Gotabaya »

Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa said today that Sri Lanka should not listen to India with regard to the implementation of the 13th Read more…

UK warns of gangs in Lanka
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UK warns of gangs in Lanka »

The British Foreign Office has warned visitors to Sri Lanka to be mindful of organised and armed gangs known to operate in Read more…

Three Lankans arrested in Kent
3 Jul
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Three Lankans arrested in Kent »

Three illegal workers from Sri Lanka have been arrested following a raid on a garage in Sittingbourne, Kent in England.

Acting on Read more…