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Rs. 400 Mn in donations to RC Church for Easter terror victims

Rs. 400 Mn in donations to RC Church for Easter terror victims

The Roman Catholic Church yesterday provided details of the disbursement of a total of Rs. 400 million in donations received by the Archbishop of Colombo Read more…

Namal Says Plans Are Afoot To Postpone Presidential Election: Calls On Govt. To Dissolve Parliament If It Cannot Hold Elections On Time

Namal Says Plans Are Afoot To Postpone Presidential Election: Calls On Govt. To Dissolve Parliament If It Cannot Hold Elections On Time

Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa accused the government of attempting to postpone the Presidential election.

Rajapaksa said plans were afoot to postpone the Presidential election in the Read more…

JVP to go it alone at presidential polls

JVP to go it alone at presidential polls

Common candidate was a term that no longer had any political value in the country thanks to the Sirisena-Wickremesinghe government, JVP Kalutara District MP Dr. Read more…

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister to sue two private TV channels and Buddhist monk for false allegations

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister to sue two private TV channels and Buddhist monk for false allegations

Sri Lanka’s Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera has announced that he will be taking legal action against two privately owned television channels and a well-known Buddhist Read more…

Rs. 429m Japanese grant for Human Resource Development Scholarship project

Rs. 429m Japanese grant for Human Resource Development Scholarship project

The Government of Japan has provided a grant aid worth approximately Rs.429 million for the Human Resource Development Scholarship (JDS) project to enhance the capacity Read more…

India briefs court on island
31 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India briefs court on island »

The Indian Union government has informed India’s Supreme Court that the question of retrieval of Kachchatheevu from Sri Lanka did not arise Read more…

DEW has faith in TNA
31 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

DEW has faith in TNA »

Government Minister DEW Gunasekera feels the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) will set a good example if it wins the Northern Provincial Council Read more…

Tight security outside UN
31 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Tight security outside UN »

Tight security has been placed outside the UN office in Colombo ahead of a scheduled press conference by the UN High Commissioner Read more…

Navaneetham Pillay Is The Most Famous South African Tamil Of Our Times-D.B.S. Jeyaraj
31 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Navaneetham Pillay Is The Most Famous South African Tamil Of Our Times-D.B.S. Jeyaraj »

Navi Pillai is a name which has become very familiar to most Sri Lankans in recent times.The past week has seen the Read more…

Japan backs reconciliation
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Japan backs reconciliation »

Japan says it encourages Sri Lanka’s efforts for national reconciliation as a means of sustaining long-term development in the country.

As a Read more…

MR tells Pillay incidents isolated
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

MR tells Pillay incidents isolated »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has told the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay that some incidents raised by her are “isolated Read more…

EU for credible probe on missing
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

EU for credible probe on missing »

The European Union (EU) Delegation in Sri Lanka today called for credible and transparent investigations into disappearances consistent with international standards.

The Read more…

Pillay says misuse of religion ‘disturbing’
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Pillay says misuse of religion ‘disturbing’ »

Addressing the third session of the Sri Lanka Youth Parliament, UN rights chief called on the country’s youth to set aside differences Read more…

Once again tense situation reported at Weliweriya
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Once again tense situation reported at Weliweriya »

Once again tense situation reported from Rathupaswala, Weliweriya after a group of villagers led by the venerable Theripaha Siridhamma Thero launched a Read more…

AI tells Lanka to probe missing
30 Aug
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

AI tells Lanka to probe missing »

As the world marks the International Day of the Disappeared today the London based human rights group Amnesty International (AI) called on Read more…