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Vadamarachchi residents catch Sinhala fishermen illegally fishing

Vadamarachchi residents catch Sinhala fishermen illegally fishing

There was a tense situation in Vadamarachchi on Monday after Sri Lankan police threatened local fishermen, who had apprehended eight Sinhala fishermen engaged in illegal Read more…

Widespread and egregious sexual violence against Tamil men by Sri Lankan state – ITJP’s latest report

Widespread and egregious sexual violence against Tamil men by Sri Lankan state – ITJP’s latest report

Sexual violence against Tamil men by the Sri Lankan state was ‘widespread’ and ‘egregious’ both during and after the war, the International Truth Read more…

DUP MP Ian Paisley Jr avoids by-election after recall petition over Sri Lanka holiday scandal

DUP MP Ian Paisley Jr avoids by-election after recall petition over Sri Lanka holiday scandal

Ian Paisley Jr, the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) MP for North Antrim, has held on to his North Antrim seat after Westminster’s first ever recall Read more…

How Effective is The Government’s Budget?

How Effective is The Government’s Budget?

A decision has been reached to increase bus fares by 4% with effect from midnight tonight (September 20)

Discussions on the increase of bus fares Read more…

IGP’s Office Says No One Informed Pujith Jayasundara To Step Down From Office: Rubbishes Media Reports

IGP’s Office Says No One Informed Pujith Jayasundara To Step Down From Office: Rubbishes Media Reports

The IGP Pujith Jatasundara’s office said, a short while ago, that no one had informed the Policr Chief to step down from office in two Read more…

India says Lanka owns island
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India says Lanka owns island »

The Indian Ministry of External Affairs has opposed the DMK’s attempt to force a discussion on the sensitive issue of India’s agreement Read more…

Military meddling in Sri Lanka elections: What will the UN do?-J. S. Tissainayagam
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Military meddling in Sri Lanka elections: What will the UN do?-J. S. Tissainayagam »

The Sri Lanka Army has said it will vacate camps in the country’s northern Jaffna Peninsula before crucial provincial elections in September. Read more…

Bangladesh looks at monk’s death
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Bangladesh looks at monk’s death »

Bangladesh is to gather information into the death of a Bangladeshi Buddhist monk in Sri Lanka after he was reportedly assaulted in Read more…

Train service to K’chchi to resume after 23 years
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Train service to K’chchi to resume after 23 years »

Sri Lanka Railways would officially recommence the train service on the Northern line, up to Kilinochchi, after a lapse of 23 years, Read more…

UNP candidate Thuwarakeswaran faces security therats
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UNP candidate Thuwarakeswaran faces security therats »

United National Party General Secretary Tissa Attanayake said Thiyagarasa Thuwarakeswaran, contest under the UNP ticket in the northern provincial council election face Read more…

We will implement UPR report soon: Government
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

We will implement UPR report soon: Government »

The government says it will make all preparations to ensure there is further progress on the human rights front ahead of the Read more…

Namal rubbishes allegations
29 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Namal rubbishes allegations »

Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa has rubbished the allegations raised against him over the break-in at the Bambalapitiya residence of journalist Mandana Ismail Abeywickrema.

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TNA election conversing at Mullaitivu
29 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA election conversing at Mullaitivu »

Tamil National Alliance holds successful election campaign meeting at the Mullaitivu town last evening.

People ignored military threatening at attend the meeting Read more…

UNHRC commissioner to meet family members of disappeared people in Colombo
29 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UNHRC commissioner to meet family members of disappeared people in Colombo »

UNHRC commissioner Navaneetham Pillay has paid special attention on disappeared persons and scheduled to meet 300 relatives on Friday in Colombo.

Relatives Read more…

Sinhalese groups brief Pillay
28 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sinhalese groups brief Pillay »

Sinhalese civil organizations had talks with the UN High Commissioner for human Right Navi Pillay in Trincomalee today.

The Eastern Province Sinhalese Read more…