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President and TNA discuss key issues

President and TNA discuss key issues

President Maithripala Sirisena and the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) met yesterday and had talks on key issues.

The President’s office said Read more…

France and Sri Lanka sign energy financing deal

France and Sri Lanka sign energy financing deal

Sri Lanka and France have signed a Green Power Development and Energy Efficiency Improvement Investment Program financing agreement.

The Finance Ministry Read more…

Sri Lanka to revoke bikini ban

Sri Lanka to revoke bikini ban

Sri Lanka on Wednesday promised to revoke a bikini ban raising eyebrows at a popular seaside resort, as the authorities urged tourists to Read more…

India seeks clarifications from Sri Lanka over assassination plot

India seeks clarifications from Sri Lanka over assassination plot

India has sought clarifications from Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena over his reported remarks that India’s external intelligence agency was plotting to assassinate Read more…

Indian envoy meets Prez over RAW claim

Indian envoy meets Prez over RAW claim

In the wake of President Maithripala Sirisena reportedly implicating India’s Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) in the alleged assassination attempt on him, Indian Read more…

JVP calls for dissolving parliament
16 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

JVP calls for dissolving parliament »

The present crisis cannot be resolved by forming a caretaker government with Mahinda Rajapakass as the PM, the JVP says.

Addressing the Read more…

CID to seek international assistance into assassination plot
15 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

CID to seek international assistance into assassination plot »

The Criminal Investigation Department stated that they would seek international assistance to investigate into the incident where certain parts of the telephone conversation said to Read more…

Sri Lankan currency fears are overblown, Mangala tells Nikkei
15 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lankan currency fears are overblown, Mangala tells Nikkei »

The sharp decline of Sri Lanka’s currency is “not as catastrophic as people make it out to be,” Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera said Read more…

Can Maithripala Sirisena and Mahinda Rajapaksa Re-unite Politically? By D.B.S.Jeyaraj
15 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Can Maithripala Sirisena and Mahinda Rajapaksa Re-unite Politically? By D.B.S.Jeyaraj »

Ranil Wickremesinghe is Green! Mahinda Rajapaksa is Blue! President Maithripala Sirisena, Which Political Colour Are You?

Former British prime minister and Read more…

Wiggy wants TNA vote tied to release of LTTE suspects in custody Budget 2019
15 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Wiggy wants TNA vote tied to release of LTTE suspects in custody Budget 2019 »

Northern Province Chief Minister C.V. Wigneswaran said on Friday said that he had requested the TNA leaders to vote against the budget in Parliament in Read more…

It is better to resign if it’s everyone’s wish: IGP
15 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

It is better to resign if it’s everyone’s wish: IGP »

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundara said yesterday that it would be better for him to resign if it were the wish Read more…

President agreed to resolve issues of Tamil political prisoners – Sampanthan
14 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

President agreed to resolve issues of Tamil political prisoners – Sampanthan »

Opposition Leader R. Sampanthan says that the President has agreed to resolve the issue of Tamil political prisoners.

He says that he discussed this with Read more…

Sri Lanka, the land of the disappeared​ – a photo essay​ -UK Guardian
14 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka, the land of the disappeared​ – a photo essay​ -UK Guardian »

It is nearly a decade since the civil war in Sri Lanka ended, but for many families the long struggle will never be Read more…

Children of Kilinochchi walk against child abuse and violence
14 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Children of Kilinochchi walk against child abuse and violence »

Children in Kilinochchi had launched a protest walk in Kilinochchi town demanding the prevention of child violence and child abuse.

Kilinochchi district women’s organizations, civil Read more…

Swiss Air to begin Colombo-Zurich flights from Nov
14 Oct
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Swiss Air to begin Colombo-Zurich flights from Nov »

Swiss Air, operated by Edelweiss will commence direct flights from Colombo to Zurich, with effect from 4 November.

Baurs Air Services, Read more…