Home » Page 2
Transparency International Sri Lanka calls for public disclosure of documents on presidential pardon

Transparency International Sri Lanka calls for public disclosure of documents on presidential pardon

Transparency International Sri Lanka (TISL) has called upon the government to publicly disclose all relevant documents in the case of the presidential pardon afforded to Read more…

SriLankan Airlines to temporarily suspend all flights

SriLankan Airlines to temporarily suspend all flights

SriLankan Airlines said that it has been compelled to temporarily suspend all its flights from 8th April 2020 to 21st of April 2020 in view Read more…

All pharmacies in the island will be open today, tomorrow and on 6th

All pharmacies in the island will be open today, tomorrow and on 6th

All pharmacies in the island will be open for senior citizens today (02) and tomorrow (03) and on Monday, April 06, police headquarters said.

Director Read more…

Sri Lanka reports third COVID-19 death

Sri Lanka reports third COVID-19 death

Another patient who tested positive for the Coronavirus has died, marking the third death reported in Sri Lanka due to COVID-19, according to hospital sources.

Read more…

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission expresses deep concern over presidential pardon to Sunil Ratnayake

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission expresses deep concern over presidential pardon to Sunil Ratnayake

The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) has written to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa expressing its deep concern over the presidential pardon to former Army Read more…

Curfew in several areas lifted
1 Apr
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Curfew in several areas lifted »

Curfew imposed in the Southern, Eastern, Uva, Sabaragamuwa and the North-Central provinces and in the Nuwara-Eliya, Matale, Kurunegala, Mannar, Vavuniya, Mullaitivu and Kilinochchi Districts has Read more…

UNP MPs to meet President today on COVID-19 pandemic
1 Apr
2020
Written by TELO Admin

UNP MPs to meet President today on COVID-19 pandemic »

A group of former parliamentarians of the United National Party (UNP) are scheduled to meet President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa today (01) to discuss the prevailing situation Read more…

WHO Chief calls Gota, thanks for mobilizing govt. to fight COVID-19
1 Apr
2020
Written by TELO Admin

WHO Chief calls Gota, thanks for mobilizing govt. to fight COVID-19 »

Director general of the World Health Organization (WHO), Dr Tedros Adhanom, has phoned President Gotabaya Rajapaksa today and thanked him for mobilizing the entire government Read more…

Why Did Gota Pardon Sunil Ratnayake? By Kumar David
31 Mar
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Why Did Gota Pardon Sunil Ratnayake? By Kumar David »

Many of Gota’s actions in the use of state power (except containment of the coronavirus) are wrong. But I understand them in the sense that Read more…

CSE to remain closed until curfew is lifted
31 Mar
2020
Written by TELO Admin

CSE to remain closed until curfew is lifted »

The Colombo Stock Exchange will remain closed from Wednesday until the curfew is lifted in the Colombo District.

The curfew which has been imposed in Read more…

Sri Lanka COVID19 cases rises to 129 as 7 more cases are reported
31 Mar
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka COVID19 cases rises to 129 as 7 more cases are reported »

The number of confirmed cases of COVID19 in Sri Lanka rose to129 today as seven more cases were reported officials said.

No details have been Read more…

Lanka’s economy can’t recover until the global economy recovers from the COVID-19 trauma
31 Mar
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Lanka’s economy can’t recover until the global economy recovers from the COVID-19 trauma »

Global communities and financial institutions must unite to put the world economy back in order amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a senior Sri Lankan economic expert Read more…

Foreigners sell Sri Lankan bonds worth Rs. 28 b in 20 days
31 Mar
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Foreigners sell Sri Lankan bonds worth Rs. 28 b in 20 days »

Foreign investors have pulled out a whopping Rs. 28.12 billion worth of investments from Sri Lanka’s Treasury bills and bonds in the first three weeks Read more…

Temporary restrictions on issuing curfew permits
31 Mar
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Temporary restrictions on issuing curfew permits »

Head of Police Media Deputy Inspector General of Police Ajith Rohana in charge of disciplinary affairs announced that the issuing of curfew permits will be Read more…

22 civil society organisations criticise Presidential pardon
30 Mar
2020
Written by TELO Admin

22 civil society organisations criticise Presidential pardon »

A number of 22 civil society organisations yesterday issued a collective statement contending that the Presidential pardon extended to convicted Army officer after his sentence Read more…