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Sri Lanka polls close with over 70-pct turnout in most districts

Sri Lanka polls close with over 70-pct turnout in most districts

Voting in Sri Lanka’s general elections closed at 1700 hours on August 05, with over 70 percent turnout being reported in most districts as people Read more…

General Elections 2020: Voter turnout at 2pm

General Elections 2020: Voter turnout at 2pm

General Elections 2020 voter turnout at 2pm is as below;

Nuwara Eliya 65%,

Kalutara 60%,

Hambantota 60%,

Matale 58%,

Monaragala 56%,

Kandy 55%,

Galle 55%,

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General Election 2020: Voter turnout at 12 noon

General Election 2020: Voter turnout at 12 noon

General Election 2020 voter turnout at 12 noon is as followers.

Colombo 34%, Gampaha 35%, Kalutara 35%, Kandy 35%, Matale 46%, Nuwara Eliya 48%, Galle Read more…

Sri Lanka general election voting picking up after slow start, Colombo 26-pct: officials

Sri Lanka general election voting picking up after slow start, Colombo 26-pct: officials

Sri Lanka’s voters are turning out to vote in the 2020 general elections by mid morning amid Coronavirus health rules after an initial slow start Read more…

Sri Lanka is voting, China is smiling – Gzeromedia

Sri Lanka is voting, China is smiling – Gzeromedia

Voters in the island nation of Sri Lanka, located in the Indian Ocean just off the coast of India, head to the polls today in Read more…

Bodu Bala Sena insists Lanka not multiracial
24 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Bodu Bala Sena insists Lanka not multiracial »

The Bodu Bala Sena (BBS) says Sri Lanka is not a multiracial or multi-religious country but a Sinhala Budhist country.Speaking at the Bodu Read more…

US ambassador sends warning signal to Sri Lanka
24 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

US ambassador sends warning signal to Sri Lanka »

The United States Ambassador to Sri Lanka Michele Sison speaking of the next steps following the adoption of the second resolution on Sri Read more…

First LG polls under new ward system in B’caloa
24 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

First LG polls under new ward system in B’caloa »

The nine local government bodies in the Batticaloa district whose term of office ceased on March 17 will be the first local government Read more…

Preparations being made to hold elections for Sri Lanka’s Northern PC
24 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Preparations being made to hold elections for Sri Lanka’s Northern PC »

A Sri Lankan government minister says that preparations are being made to hold the Northern Provincial Council elections this year.Governing United People’s Freedom Read more…

US warns of international action
23 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

US warns of international action »

The United States has warned that international action maybe initiated on Sri Lanka if the island fails to implement the latest resolution adopted Read more…

Australia criticised over Sri Lanka war crimes vote
23 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Australia criticised over Sri Lanka war crimes vote »

Human Rights Watch has criticised the Federal Government for waiting until the last minute to endorse a UN Human Rights Council resolution calling Read more…

Indian govt. agrees to bring resolution on SL In a bid to placate a combative Karunanidhi
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Indian govt. agrees to bring resolution on SL In a bid to placate a combative Karunanidhi »

Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh’s United Progressive Alliance (UPA) today decided to bring a resolution on the Sri Lankan Tamil issue in Parliament Read more…

CPI(M) for full autonomy for Sri Lankan Tamils
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

CPI(M) for full autonomy for Sri Lankan Tamils »

Describing as “state of uncertainty” the situation at the Centre in the aftermath of DMK’s pullout decision from UPA, CPI(M) on Tuesday said Read more…

Sonia demands credible inquiry into human rights violations in Lanka
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sonia demands credible inquiry into human rights violations in Lanka »

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday demanded an “independent and credible” inquiry into the violation of human rights in Sri Lanka even as Read more…

India key ally DMK pulls out of government over SL issue
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

India key ally DMK pulls out of government over SL issue »

A key regional ally has pulled out of India’s ruling coalition over the government’s failure to condemn alleged atrocities against Sri Lankan Tamils.The Read more…