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Presidential poll as planned – Vajira

Presidential poll as planned – Vajira

Whatever planned by whoever, it was necessary to hold Presidential polls between September 02nd and December 08th this year according to the Constitution, Provincial Councils Read more…

PC polls need 60 days, Prez polls need 50 – EC

PC polls need 60 days, Prez polls need 50 – EC

A period of 60 and 50 days are required to hold the Provincial Council elections and presidential election respectively, says Election Commissioner – Mahinda Deshapriya.

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President Sirisena to the post of Deputy Prime Minister if Gota wins?

President Sirisena to the post of Deputy Prime Minister if Gota wins?

Convening a media briefing today (August 16), MP Vasudeva Nanayakkara of the Democratic Left Front commented on the upcoming activities of the SLPP.

Negating claims Read more…

Sajith Officially Confirms He Will Run For Presidency: Questions Arise Whether Sajith Group Will Contest Separately If RW Refuses To Back Down

Sajith Officially Confirms He Will Run For Presidency: Questions Arise Whether Sajith Group Will Contest Separately If RW Refuses To Back Down

UNP Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa for the first time officially confirmed that he would contest the upcoming Presidential election.

In a Twitter post this morning, Read more…

Election Commission prepares to hold PC polls

Election Commission prepares to hold PC polls

Chairman of Elections Commission Mahinda Deshapriya has told the BBC Sandeshaya that the Elections Commission is ready to hold any election after the Supreme Court Read more…

SRI Lankan youth murdered in London
29 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

SRI Lankan youth murdered in London »

A SRI Lankan pizza delivery man who came to England to earn money to support his family has been murdered while out Read more…

Ranjini’s high court case will start next week
29 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ranjini’s high court case will start next week »

A High Court challenge has been launched against the indefinite detention of a Sri Lankan woman who received an adverse security assessment Read more…

India kept up the suspense on whether Prime Minister Manmohan Singh”s attend
29 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India kept up the suspense on whether Prime Minister Manmohan Singh”s attend »

India kept up the suspense on whether Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will attend CHOGM in Sri Lanka next month and at the Read more…

Military personals threatened 5 journalists in Waligamam North
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Military personals threatened 5 journalists in Waligamam North »

Military personals have threatened journalists arrive to collect news report on destroying houses at high security zone at Kattuwan area in Waligamam Read more…

UN rapp slams Lankan prisons
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UN rapp slams Lankan prisons »

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on violence against women, Rashida Manjoo says in some Sri Lankan prisons, cells are infested with rats; Read more…

Documentary film on “White van stories”
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Documentary film on “White van stories” »

White Van Stories, a documentary on enforced disappearances in Sri Lanka with never-seen-before footage, is set to be featured on Channel 4, Read more…

Vigneswaran rejects TNA call to boycott CHOGM -Lakbima news paper
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Vigneswaran rejects TNA call to boycott CHOGM -Lakbima news paper »

Chief Minister of Northern Provincial Council (NPC), C.V. Vigneswaran has rejected the call by the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) to boycott the Read more…

Rameswaram fishermen allege firing by Sri Lankan Navy
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Rameswaram fishermen allege firing by Sri Lankan Navy »

The Sri Lankan Navy had opened several rounds of fire at a fishing boat from Rameswaram on Saturday, according to fishermen who Read more…

Sangaree says TNA trying to ditch him … calls for Mannar Bishop’s intervention
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sangaree says TNA trying to ditch him … calls for Mannar Bishop’s intervention »

Having failed to secure a seat in the Tamil National Alliance (TNA)-run first Northern Provincial Council, TULF Secretary General V. Anandasangaree has Read more…

4 Sri Lankan Tamil refugees held
28 Oct
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

4 Sri Lankan Tamil refugees held »

The Danushkodi police have arrested four Sri Lankan Tamil refugees, including a couple, who tried to clandestinely leave for Talaimannar.

They were Read more…