Home » Page 1888
China has invested heavily because of the country’s location

China has invested heavily because of the country’s location

Dr. Satoru Nagao, a Japanese expert on maritime security who is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Hudson Institute in Washington DC, says that Sri Read more…

41 Page Confidential Report Compiled by South Africa Based International Truth and Justice Project Claims UN has Deployed Alleged War Criminals from Sri Lanka as Peace Keepers.

41 Page Confidential Report Compiled by South Africa Based International Truth and Justice Project Claims UN has Deployed Alleged War Criminals from Sri Lanka as Peace Keepers.

The UN has been sending alleged war criminals to act as peacekeepers in conflict zones, a confidential report claims.

The document, seen by the Observer, Read more…

Launch of Islandwide expansion of free 1990 Suwaseriya Emergency Ambulance Service

Launch of Islandwide expansion of free 1990 Suwaseriya Emergency Ambulance Service

Prime Minister of India Mr. Narendra Modi joined Prime Minister of Sri Lanka through a live video conferencing from New Delhi for the launch of Read more…

President Says He Will Not Reverse Decision On Death Penalty Despite Objections Raised By Some Parties

President Says He Will Not Reverse Decision On Death Penalty Despite Objections Raised By Some Parties

President Maithripala Sirisena said the government would not reverse its decision to impose death penalty on drug dealers.

Addressing a public gathering in Polonnaruwa, Read more…

Mahinda to visit Delhi

Mahinda to visit Delhi

Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa will visit New Delhi in September to speak on India-Sri Lanka relations, the Sunday Island has learnt.

Disclosing this, Read more…

Champika to submit motion on 13A »

Government Minister and Jathika Hela Urumaya leader Patali Champika Ranawaka is to submit a private member’s motion in parliament this week against Read more…

Army to shift most camps to Palaly
21 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Army to shift most camps to Palaly »

The army will shift most of the camps in the Jaffna peninsula to Palaly, Army Commander Lieutenant General Jagath Jayasuriya said today.

Read more…

Lankan in Chennai murders family
21 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Lankan in Chennai murders family »

A 48-year-old Sri Lankan Tamil settled in Chennai killed his mother, wife and daughter by slitting their throats before committing suicide by Read more…

Two Japanese warships In Colombo
21 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Two Japanese warships In Colombo »

Two Japan Maritime Self Defence Force (JMSDF) ships, “Suzunami” and “Kirisame” arrived at the Port of Trincomalee today on a goodwill and Read more…

Differences over Sampur resolved
21 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Differences over Sampur resolved »

With differences over the operation and maintenance (O&M) charges and the gross heat rate issues in the power purchase agreement (PPA) sorted Read more…

Court to hear land acquisition case
21 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Court to hear land acquisition case »

The Court of Appeal yesterday decided to hear the case filed against the acquisition of civilian land by the government in Jaffna.

Accordingly the case Read more…

US says Muslims in Lanka discriminated
21 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

US says Muslims in Lanka discriminated »

The US State Department says intolerance of, and discrimination against, Muslims by some Buddhists saw an increase in Sri Lanka last year.

Read more…

Aussie MPs put pressure on Lanka
20 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Aussie MPs put pressure on Lanka »

A delegation of Labor MPs in Australia have approached Australian Foreign Minister Bob Carr and urged him to take a tougher line on alleged Read more…

Accident kills two in Eravur
20 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Accident kills two in Eravur »

A motorbike crashed into a lorry while overtaking another vehicle in Eravur last night killing both people on the motorbike, the police media unit Read more…

Karuna disapproves of ban on pro-Tamil Eelam meeting
20 May
2013
Written by TELOMedia

Karuna disapproves of ban on pro-Tamil Eelam meeting »

DMK president M Karunanidhi today disapproved of government action of banning a pro-Tamil Eelam public meeting at Cuddalore besides clamping prohibitory orders Read more…