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Fitch downgrades Sri Lanka as default fears loom – Reuters

Fitch downgrades Sri Lanka as default fears loom – Reuters

Ratings agency Fitch downgraded Sri Lanka’s sovereign debt to “CCC” on Friday, warning that the country was at increasing risk of missing debt payments due Read more…

Sri Lanka: Deliver justice, truth and reparation to families of the disappeared

Sri Lanka: Deliver justice, truth and reparation to families of the disappeared

Following the announcement of the release of a list of complaints and information received by the Office on Missing Persons regarding people who were disappeared Read more…

Sri Lanka’s Covid-19 death toll climbs to 99

Sri Lanka’s Covid-19 death toll climbs to 99

The Director General of Health Services has confirmed three more deaths of Covid-19 infected persons, increasing the total number of coronavirus deaths in the country Read more…

Govt. will take over Batticaloa Campus: Minister

Govt. will take over Batticaloa Campus: Minister

Education Minister Professor G. L. Peiris said today that the Government will take the Batticaloa Campus under its purview.

Responding to MP Kavinda Jayawardane in Read more…

Four suspects arrested for promoting LTTE on social media

Four suspects arrested for promoting LTTE on social media

Four suspects have been arrested for promoting the LTTE on social media, the Police said today.

Police spokesman, Deputy Inspector General (IGP) Ajith Rohana said 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…

India must take a historic stance on Tamils issue: Jayalalithaa
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

India must take a historic stance on Tamils issue: Jayalalithaa »

Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Monday joined other political leaders of the State to demand that India take a strong stand in support of Read more…

US explains human rights resolution against Sri Lanka
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

US explains human rights resolution against Sri Lanka »

The US is going ahead with its resolution against Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva as the Rajapaksa government Read more…

Centre cool to DMK’s demand for declaring civilian deaths as ‘genocide’
18 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Centre cool to DMK’s demand for declaring civilian deaths as ‘genocide’ »

The Dravida Munnetra Kazhgam’s demand for declaring the civilian deaths in the Sri Lankan conflict as genocide is an overstatement, especially in the Read more…

Sri Lanka Tamil party leader accuses government of changing demographics in north east
18 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka Tamil party leader accuses government of changing demographics in north east »

Sri Lanka’s major Tamil political party, the Tamil National Alliance (TELO,ITAK,EPRLF,TULF and PLOTE) says the government’s response to concerns raised by the international Read more…

India still to work out its stand against Sri lanka
16 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

India still to work out its stand against Sri lanka »

India is in the process of working out its stand on the UN Resolution against Sri Lanka, government on Friday said with an Read more…

U.S. disappointed over Sri Lanka’s rejection of all UPR recommendations from States
16 Mar
2013
Written by TELO Admin

U.S. disappointed over Sri Lanka’s rejection of all UPR recommendations from States »

While Sri Lanka claimed victory over the unanimous decision of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to adopt Sri Lanka’s periodic review, Read more…