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Closing date for postal vote applications on Sept 30

Closing date for postal vote applications on Sept 30

Polls chief Mahinda Deshapriya has informed that the closing date to accept postal vote applications for the presidential elections would be on September 30.The Election Read more…

Northern Governor discusses land issue with Army Chief

Northern Governor discusses land issue with Army Chief

Governor of the Northern Province Dr. Suren Raghavan discussed the land issue with the Commander of the Army Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva, the Governor’s Secretariat Read more…

Fmr CJ responds to claims on running for president

Fmr CJ responds to claims on running for president

Former Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake says if she is to venture into politics, it would happen solely on the will of the general public.

She Read more…

UNP MPs protest against new appointments to Working Committee

UNP MPs protest against new appointments to Working Committee

UNP MPs have protested against the appointment of new members to the UNP Working Committee. Parliamentarian Hesha Widanage said that this move is done at Read more…

‘GermanTech North catalyst to expand vocational training’

‘GermanTech North catalyst to expand vocational training’

The ‘GermanTech North’ has helped Sri Lanka in its journey towards realizing the government’s “Vision 2025” and achieving important targets connected to Sustainable Development Goal Read more…

UNP says law and order weak
1 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UNP says law and order weak »

The main opposition United National Party (UNP) says the law and order system in Sri Lanka is weak and needs to be Read more…

Jaliya for Canada, diplomatic tussle for post in Washington
1 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Jaliya for Canada, diplomatic tussle for post in Washington »

Jaliya Wickremesuriya, Sri Lanka’s Ambassador to the United States, will be the country’s new High Commissioner in Canada. He has served in Read more…

Embassy official drowned
1 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Embassy official drowned »

The Sri Lankan Saudi Arabian Embassy Accountant drowned in a pool at an apartment and was pronounced dead after admission to a Read more…

Sri Lanka’s Western Provincial Council likely to be dissolved in January
1 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka’s Western Provincial Council likely to be dissolved in January »

The Chief Minister of Western Province of Sri Lanka Prasanna Ranatunga has said that the Western Provincial Council is likely to be Read more…

Moratuwa uni bans face veil
1 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Moratuwa uni bans face veil »

The Moratuwa university says it has banned Muslim students from wearing the face veil owing to security concerns.

The Vice Chancellor of Read more…

MPs want no confidence motion against TNA MP
1 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

MPs want no confidence motion against TNA MP »

Members of Parliament are agitating for a no confidence motion against TNA MP S. Sritharan for violating the Constitution in an attempt Read more…

The Human Rights Commission is currently streamlining the case to consider Anandi’s complaint
1 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

The Human Rights Commission is currently streamlining the case to consider Anandi’s complaint »

The Human Rights Commission (HRC) of Sri Lanka is streamlining the case lodged by Northern Provincial Council member Anandi Sasitharan, the wife Read more…

Britain waiting for SL’s word on preventing sexual violence
1 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Britain waiting for SL’s word on preventing sexual violence »

Britain said that it is awaiting Sri Lanka’s reply on whether the latter will support the issue of preventing sexual violence in Read more…

Geoffrey Dobbs leaves country amidst probe on national flag fiasco
1 Dec
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Geoffrey Dobbs leaves country amidst probe on national flag fiasco »

The chief architect of the annual Galle Literary Festival (GLF), British born naturalised Australian Geoffrey Dobbs has been identified as the foreigner Read more…

UNP MP urges legalising of Maveerar Day
30 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UNP MP urges legalising of Maveerar Day »

UNP National List parliamentarian R. Yogarajan said in Parliament yesterday that the Tamil people should be permitted to commemorate the Maveerar Day.

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