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Heated Arguments Between Pro Military group and TELO Chairman Sivajilingam at side meeting in Geneva

Heated Arguments Between Pro Military group and TELO Chairman Sivajilingam at side meeting in Geneva

A heated argument occurred between pro-Sri Lanka military group of activists attending the side events relating to the 40th session of the United Nations Read more…

Sri Lanka media rights activists decry new anti-terror laws

Sri Lanka media rights activists decry new anti-terror laws

Media rights activists are urging the Sri Lankan government to withdraw proposed anti-terror legislation, calling it is a set of draconian laws aimed Read more…

The High Commissioner’s Report & The UNHRC Resolution: The Two Are Not One By Jehan Perera

The High Commissioner’s Report & The UNHRC Resolution: The Two Are Not One By Jehan Perera

The presentation of the Report of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights on ‘Promoting reconciliation, accountability and human rights in Sri Lanka’ Read more…

SL Army open to probe war crimes allegations – report

SL Army open to probe war crimes allegations – report

Sri Lanka is open to any investigation into alleged human rights violations in northeastern Sri Lanka during the civil war, the country’s top Read more…

Prez polls : Sagala is Ranil’s campaign manager!

Prez polls : Sagala is Ranil’s campaign manager!

Ranil Wickremesinghe who is preparing to contest the upcoming Presidential elections as the UNF candidate, has appointed his Chief of Staff Sagala Ratnayake Read more…

TNA writes to the President
10 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA writes to the President »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has written to President Mahinda Rajapaksa urging him to ensure the provincial council elections in the North Read more…

US to help address issues
9 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

US to help address issues »

The United States, through the US Embassy in Colombo, is to help Sri Lanka fight gender based violence and address socially-critical issues.

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Mental health cost borne by families of missing in Sri Lanka-Analysis
9 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Mental health cost borne by families of missing in Sri Lanka-Analysis »

Sri Lanka has yet to address the psychological trauma suffered by family members of thousands of missing persons, even decades after their Read more…

Council members slam Lanka
9 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Council members slam Lanka »

Several members of the UN Human Rights Council today slammed Sri Lanka over the alleged threats faced by people who met the Read more…

Indian National Defence College Team visits SLN Headquarters
9 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Indian National Defence College Team visits SLN Headquarters »

A fifteen-member team from the National Defence College (NDC) of India visited the SLN Headquarters in Colombo on 09th September 2013. The Read more…

JHU decides not to participate in future sittings of PSC on national question
9 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

JHU decides not to participate in future sittings of PSC on national question »

The Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) has decided not to participate at future sittings of the Special Parliamentary Select Committee to resolve the Read more…

Peiris briefs envoys on Pillay
9 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Peiris briefs envoys on Pillay »

External Affairs Minister Professor G.L. Peiris, at a meeting today with Ambassadors and High Commissioners accredited to Colombo, made a point by Read more…

Postal voting begins today
9 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Postal voting begins today »

Postal voting in the ten Districts of the Northern, Northwestern and Central Provincial Council election will be held today and tomorrow at Read more…

Polls chief tells police to act
9 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Polls chief tells police to act »

Elections Commissioner Mahinda Deshapriya has instructed the police to seize any government vehicle for election related work.

He has also warned heads Read more…

Ranjini’s case ‘very unusual’, says review judge
9 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ranjini’s case ‘very unusual’, says review judge »

A Tamil refugee’s time as an 11-year-old runaway who joined Sri Lanka’s civil war was ”surprising and, presumably, very unusual”, according to Read more…