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International call for immediate release of detained Tamil Journalist

International call for immediate release of detained Tamil Journalist

A Tamil Journalist in detention for nearly fifty days should be released immediately, Reporters without Borders (RSF) has demanded.

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Sri Lankan parliament has seen the unseating of top-notch personalities

Sri Lankan parliament has seen the unseating of top-notch personalities

The Gampaha District Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) Member of Parliament Ranjan Ramanayake, who was sentenced to four-years Rigorous Imprisonment on Tuesday (January 12), will lose Read more…

Sri Lanka reports four more COVID-19 deaths Friday, toll rises to 255

Sri Lanka reports four more COVID-19 deaths Friday, toll rises to 255

Sri Lanka confirmed four more deaths on Friday due to COVID -19 raising the death toll from the viral disease to 255, according to health Read more…

Pillaiyan’s acquittal emblematic of the State’s failure to ensure accountability : ICJ

Pillaiyan’s acquittal emblematic of the State’s failure to ensure accountability : ICJ

The International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) in a statement yesterday (14) deplored the comprehensive failure of the Sri Lankan authorities to ensure accountability for conflict-

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UN Urged to Refer Sri Lanka to International Criminal Court (ICC) by Tamil Families of the Disappeared – EINPresswire

UN Urged to Refer Sri Lanka to International Criminal Court (ICC) by Tamil Families of the Disappeared – EINPresswire

The Association for Relatives of Enforced Disappearances in the North and East Provinces of Sri Lanka, urged UN Human Rights Council to Refer Sri Lanka Read more…

Lankan Navy Snapped Fishing Nets of TN Fishermen
23 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lankan Navy Snapped Fishing Nets of TN Fishermen »

Sri Lankan Navy snapped fishingnets of Tamil Nadu fishermen in more than 20 boats when theywere fishing near Katchatheevu today, official sources Read more…

Provincial Minister invites Minister Wimal and Patali to discuss 13A
23 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Provincial Minister invites Minister Wimal and Patali to discuss 13A »

Education Minister of the Eastern Province Wimalaweera Dissanayeke has invited ministers Wimal Weerawansa & Patali Champika Ranawaka to a debate on the Read more…

Ebrahim Ebrahim to meet the TNA
23 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ebrahim Ebrahim to meet the TNA »

South Africa’s Deputy Foreign Minister Ebrahim Ebrahim is scheduled to hold talks with the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) tomorrow on the political Read more…

India wants 13A in ‘present form’ -Ceylon Today
23 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India wants 13A in ‘present form’ -Ceylon Today »

Indian National Security Adviser, Shiv Shankar Menon, who is scheduled to arrive in Colombo, will apprise the government about the Indian position Read more…

Lanka, Canada in diplomatic dispute over ambassadors
23 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Lanka, Canada in diplomatic dispute over ambassadors »

Sri Lanka and Canada, which is calling upon member nations to boycott the Commonwealth summit in Colombo, are locked in a diplomatic Read more…

Military Governor replaced prior to Northern PC Election-TNA
23 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Military Governor replaced prior to Northern PC Election-TNA »

The Tamil National Alliance(TNA) yesterday called for the Northern Province Governor Major General (Rtd) G.A.Chandrasiri to be replaced with a civilian ahead Read more…

£3,000 bond for Lankans to enter Britain -The Sun
23 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

£3,000 bond for Lankans to enter Britain -The Sun »

Foreigners from “high risk” countries including Sri Lanka will have to pay a £3,000 cash bond to enter Britain under a tough Read more…

Indian pressure forces Govt. to put off crucial amendments
23 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Indian pressure forces Govt. to put off crucial amendments »

Speculation that New Delhi threatens to boycott C’wealth summit if 13 A is diluted Parliamentary Select Committee to study major devolution issues, Read more…

Bishop Rayappu condemns Keheliya’s comments
22 Jun
2013
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Bishop Rayappu condemns Keheliya’s comments »

Mannar Bishop, Rt. Rev. Rayappu Joseph, condemning the comments made against him by Cabinet Spokesperson, Minister Keheliya Rambukwella, at the weekly press Read more…

Leftist parties to boycott PSC
22 Jun
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Leftist parties to boycott PSC »

The leftist parties of the ruling United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) have decided to boycott the proposed Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) on Read more…