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Sri Lanka informs UNHRC on withdrawal from resolution

Sri Lanka informs UNHRC on withdrawal from resolution

Foreign Relations Minister Dinesh Gunawardena today formally informed the UN Human Rights Council on Sri Lanka’s decision to withdraw from co-sponsoring the UN Resolution on Read more…

Protest by principals and teachers trade unions

Protest by principals and teachers trade unions

The protest has been organized by principals and teacher trade unions.

Teachers and principals went on a sick leave strike and launched trade union action, Read more…

General Election between 25th April & 05th May ?

General Election between 25th April & 05th May ?

The National Elections Commission said the 2020 Parliamentary Elections would most likely take place between the 25th of April and the 04th of May.

Chairman Read more…

How fear set in overnight in Sri Lanka – BBC

How fear set in overnight in Sri Lanka – BBC

It took years for Sandya Ekneligoda to get a real investigation into the disappearance of her husband, a political cartoonist in Sri Lanka. But when Read more…

Money not allocated for the parliamentary election yet – Deshapriya

Money not allocated for the parliamentary election yet – Deshapriya

Chairman of the Elections Commission (EC) Mahinda Deshapriya is saying that the cash needed to run the upcoming parliamentary elections money has not yet been Read more…

SJB to be officially launched on Mar.2
25 Feb
2020
Written by TELO Admin

SJB to be officially launched on Mar.2 »

The Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) will be officially launched on March 2, 2020, with the signing of an MOU by all allies, United National Party Read more…

unwillingness to deal with unresolved issues of the final phases of the war
25 Feb
2020
Written by TELO Admin

unwillingness to deal with unresolved issues of the final phases of the war »

The National Peace Council says that the travel restrictions imposed on Army chief Lt Gen Shavendra Silva is a continuation of a regime of international Read more…

Extremist Islamic preachers visited SL even after Easter Sunday attack
25 Feb
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Extremist Islamic preachers visited SL even after Easter Sunday attack »

The Sectoral Oversight Committee on National Security in its report to Parliament last week revealed that two leading extremist Islamic leaders from India had visited Read more…

JHU pledges allegiance to Sajith
25 Feb
2020
Written by TELO Admin

JHU pledges allegiance to Sajith »

The Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) today(25) officially announced that it will support the UNP- alliance, ‘Samagi Jana Balavegaya’.

JHU Leader Patali Champika Ranawaka announced this Read more…

Cinnamon Cultivation Project in North is a success
25 Feb
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Cinnamon Cultivation Project in North is a success »

The first ever project cultivating cinnamon as a model crop in the Northern Province has been a success. Steps have been taken to expand cinnamon Read more…

Tamil politics after UNHRC ‘exit’ By N Sathiya Moorthy
24 Feb
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Tamil politics after UNHRC ‘exit’ By N Sathiya Moorthy »

It would be interesting to know how Foreign Secretary Ravinatha Aryasinha feels about the UNHRC processes of the past decade. He was there when the Read more…

SL delegation heads to Geneva to work towards UNHRC resolution closure
24 Feb
2020
Written by TELO Admin

SL delegation heads to Geneva to work towards UNHRC resolution closure »

Sri Lanka has requested a meeting with the UN Human Rights High Commissioner Michelle Bachelet as the country begins to work towards the closure of Read more…

No alliance: SLPP to contest under the ‘flower bud’
24 Feb
2020
Written by TELO Admin

No alliance: SLPP to contest under the ‘flower bud’ »

According to the ‘Anidda’ newspaper, a party leader of the proposed alliance between the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party Read more…

TNA Expresses Disappointment With Sajith Premadasa’s Position On Travel Ban Imposed On Sri Lankan Army Commander By US
24 Feb
2020
Written by TELO Admin

TNA Expresses Disappointment With Sajith Premadasa’s Position On Travel Ban Imposed On Sri Lankan Army Commander By US »

The Tamil National Alliance expressed disappointment with Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa’s position on the US travel ban on Army Commander Shavendra Silva

The TNA said Read more…

Court re-issues summons on Karannagoda for 4th time
24 Feb
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Court re-issues summons on Karannagoda for 4th time »

The Colombo High Court trial-at-bar has ordered to issue summons on former Navy Commander Admiral of the Fleet Wasantha Karannagoda for the fourth time over Read more…