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Kalmunai Municipal Council to be divided into four Pradeshiya Sabhas

Kalmunai Municipal Council to be divided into four Pradeshiya Sabhas

A decision was taken to divide the Kalmunai Municipal Council into four Pradeshiya Sabhas, said Minister of Provincial Councils and Local Government Faiszer Mustapha.

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Sri Lanka Army chief ordered to appear in court over disappearances

Sri Lanka Army chief ordered to appear in court over disappearances

A Sri Lankan court has summoned the commander of the country’s over the disappearance of 24 Tamils since their arrest in 1996 by security forces Read more…

LG polls nominations begin on Nov. 27

LG polls nominations begin on Nov. 27

Returning Officers have been notified by the Elections Commission to publish notices calling for nominations from November 27, Additional Elections Commissioner M.M. Mohamed said yesterday.

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Gintota situation under control after overnight curfew

Gintota situation under control after overnight curfew

The situation in Gintota in Galle was under control following an overnight curfew, the Police said.

The Government meanwhile called for calm and urged the Read more…

Minor incident being escalated into racial issue in Galle:  Vajira Abeywardena

Minor incident being escalated into racial issue in Galle: Vajira Abeywardena

Home Affairs Minister Vajira Abeywardena today expressed his utmost regret on behalf of the government with regard to a minor incident in Ginthota, Galle escalating Read more…

India to help create a platform for talks between Sri Lankan government and Tamil party
1 Oct
2012
Written by TELOadmin

India to help create a platform for talks between Sri Lankan government and Tamil party »

The Indian government has said that it would help create a platform to restart stalled talks between the Sri Lankan government and the Read more…

Rear Admiral Weerasekara seeks early retirement
1 Oct
2012
Written by TELOadmin

Rear Admiral Weerasekara seeks early retirement »

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Rear Admiral (RA)Thusith Weerasekara has sent in his retirement papers. The Commandant of the Volunteer Naval Force announced his retirement plans in the Read more…

Will do utmost to ensure rights of east’s people – Daya Gamage
1 Oct
2012
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Will do utmost to ensure rights of east’s people – Daya Gamage »

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Daya Gamage, the eastern provincial councillor and national organizer of the UNP, today (Oct. 01) pledged to do his utmost towards ensuring the Read more…

TNA will oppose Divi Naguma Bill
30 Sep
2012
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TNA will oppose Divi Naguma Bill »

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TNA Leader R. Sambandan said the party would oppose the Draft of the Divi Naguma Bill when it is presented for approval in Read more…

EU probes China’s alleged bicycle dumping via Lanka
30 Sep
2012
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EU probes China’s alleged bicycle dumping via Lanka »

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The European Union has lodged a protest with Sri Lanka over Colombo being used as a base for export of Chinese-made bicycles to Read more…

Maj. Susena to be discharged from military?
30 Sep
2012
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Maj. Susena to be discharged from military? »

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The Army major who had been assaulted at JAIC Hilton hotel three weeks ago is likely to be punished, even face a dishonourable Read more…

SLMC activists want Hakeem to return to ‘sort out issues’ From ongoing US visit
30 Sep
2012
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SLMC activists want Hakeem to return to ‘sort out issues’ From ongoing US visit »

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A section of the SLMC is pushing Justice Minister Rauff Hakeem who is now on an official visit to the USA to return Read more…

Japan to feed North war zone school kids
29 Sep
2012
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Japan to feed North war zone school kids »

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Japan will provide 120 million yen (180 million rupees) through the World Food program to provide meal at school to children in the Read more…

GTF hold talks with South Africa on Sri Lanka
29 Sep
2012
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GTF hold talks with South Africa on Sri Lanka »

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The Global Tamil Forum (GTF) has had fresh rounds of discussions with the South African government regarding the situation in Sri Lanka, GTF Read more…

Swearing-i​n ceremony of TNA candidates at Trincomale​e
29 Sep
2012
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Swearing-i​n ceremony of TNA candidates at Trincomale​e »

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Tamil National Alliance candidates achieved victory in eastern provincial council swearing-in as eastern provincial council members at the Trincomalee municipal council on Friday.TNA Read more…