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New ambassadors nominated for 5 countries

New ambassadors nominated for 5 countries

The names of five new designated Ambassadors and High Commissioners have been referred to the Committee on High Posts in Parliament. Deputy Secretary-General of Parliament Read more…

SL has a very strategic position in the world – French Senator

SL has a very strategic position in the world – French Senator

Nine years into the post-war era Sri Lanka is making slow and steady progress as a developing country. However, much needs to be Read more…

Why The Indian Govt As Well As The Tamil National Alliance Object To The Chinese Housing Project in the North and East of Sri Lanka

Why The Indian Govt As Well As The Tamil National Alliance Object To The Chinese Housing Project in the North and East of Sri Lanka

India and the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) have told the Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe that his government’s decision to award to a Chinese Read more…

“Pohottuwa Will Win Next Presidential Election Even If Wimalaweera Dissanayake Becomes Candidate:” Basil Rajapaksa

“Pohottuwa Will Win Next Presidential Election Even If Wimalaweera Dissanayake Becomes Candidate:” Basil Rajapaksa

Former Minister Basil Rajapaksa said the Sri Lanka Podujana Party could win the next Presidential election even if Ampara district MP Wimalaweera Dissanayake became the Read more…

NEW CONSTITUTION DREAM PERSISTS, DESPITE MISINFORMATION

NEW CONSTITUTION DREAM PERSISTS, DESPITE MISINFORMATION

As a campaign of misinformation subsumes the constitution-making process that has been in gridlock for several months now, officials working in the Parliamentary office coordinating Read more…

strengthening laws against people smuggling
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

strengthening laws against people smuggling »

The government is looking at strengthening laws against people smuggling by amendments the Immigration and Emigrants Act.

Top officials from Australian and Sri Lanka Read more…

Rising Muslim-Buddhist tensions in Sri Lanka
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Rising Muslim-Buddhist tensions in Sri Lanka »

An increasing number of Muslim Sri Lankans, who make up around 9 percent of the population, are feeling uneasy amid fears of Read more…

US wants accountability in Lanka
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

US wants accountability in Lanka »

The United Sates says it is looking for Sri Lanka to proceed with accountability and genuine reconciliation and will be watching “very Read more…

Faizer, Thambimuttu make case for dilution of 13A
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Faizer, Thambimuttu make case for dilution of 13A »

Sri Lanka Freedom Party strongmen yesterday lent their voices to growing calls from far right factions of the ruling UPFA coalition for Read more…

Rajapaksa Government is discussing an alternate plan
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Rajapaksa Government is discussing an alternate plan »

The Mahinda Rajapaksa Government is discussing an alternate plan in the event that it is unable to pass the amendment to Read more…

severe weather advisory
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

severe weather advisory »

The department of meteorology has issued a severe weather advisory for the next 24 hours.

The advisory said that another rain spell Read more…

Christine Robichon has been briefed on land issues
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Christine Robichon has been briefed on land issues »

Christine Robichon, the Ambassador of France to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, has been briefed on land issues in the Eastern Province, Read more…

Manmohan Singh to reopen and review the 1974 agreement -Vijayakant
12 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Manmohan Singh to reopen and review the 1974 agreement -Vijayakant »

DMDK founder and Leader of Opposition in the Tamil Nadu assembly A. Vijayakant has urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to reopen and Read more…

Ranil’s convoy attacked in Balapitiya
11 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Ranil’s convoy attacked in Balapitiya »

The convoy of UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe was attacked in Balapitiya this evening, party sources said.

Wickremesinghe had gone to visit the Read more…

Ranil’s convoy attacked in Balapitiya
11 Jun
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Ranil’s convoy attacked in Balapitiya »

The convoy of UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe was attacked in Balapitiya this evening, party sources said.

Wickremesinghe had gone to visit the Read more…