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Sri Lanka’s Parliamentary Elections: Pragmatic Tamil Leaders Should Be Elected – Eurasiareview

Sri Lanka’s Parliamentary Elections: Pragmatic Tamil Leaders Should Be Elected – Eurasiareview

With the new President Gotabaya Rajapaksa winning the election in Nov 2019 almost exclusively with the majority Sinhala-Buddhist vote, Tamil peoples struggle for justice and Read more…

Counting to commence at 7 or 8 am on 6th Aug

Counting to commence at 7 or 8 am on 6th Aug

The National Election Commission says the counting of ballots of the 2020 General Election will commence at either 0700 or 0800 on Thursday, the 6th Read more…

Sri Lanka’s ruling party rules out forming broader alliance with other parties

Sri Lanka’s ruling party rules out forming broader alliance with other parties

National Organizer of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna, Basil Rajapaksa yesterday ruled out the SLPP will form a broader alliance with other political parties if Read more…

No decision on reopening airport for foreigners

No decision on reopening airport for foreigners

A decision to reopen the country’s airports for foreigners has not yet been made by the Government despite the earlier date set for the first Read more…

Hambantota to be one of four multi-dimensional commercial cities

Hambantota to be one of four multi-dimensional commercial cities

Hambantota is to be developed to be one of four multi-dimensional commercial cities in the country, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said today.

Colombo, Jaffna, and Trincomalee Read more…

NZ on Sri Lanka war crimes probe
20 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

NZ on Sri Lanka war crimes probe »

Former New Zealand Governor-General Silvia Cartwright will be part of a United Nations panel investigating alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka in Read more…

HC allows Lankan minister to file plea after 536-day delay
20 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

HC allows Lankan minister to file plea after 536-day delay »

The Madras high court has condoned the delay of 536 days in ‘re-presenting’ the revision petition of Sri Lankan minister Douglas Devananda Read more…

President slams actions of extremists
19 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

President slams actions of extremists »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa hit out at extremists saying they cannot be allowed to destroy any religion or the country.

Speaking at an Read more…

Muslim council for hate groups ban
19 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Muslim council for hate groups ban »

The Muslim Council of Sri Lanka has urged President Mahinda Rajapaksa to immediately investigate the actions of all extremist groups and ban Read more…

Khuram murder: DNA match – Expert
19 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Khuram murder: DNA match – Expert »

The DNA of the samples in the productions provided by the Tangalle Magistrate tallied with that of former Tangalle Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman Read more…

SL 105 in Peace Index
19 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

SL 105 in Peace Index »

Sri Lanka was ranked 105 among the 162 countries in the Global Peace Index, 2014 put out by the Institute for Economics Read more…

Elderly woman who fell and broke a leg after being refused a wheelchair suing Malaysia Airlines for $250,000
19 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Elderly woman who fell and broke a leg after being refused a wheelchair suing Malaysia Airlines for $250,000 »

An elderly woman who set out on an overseas holiday to visit family in Sri Lanka ended up with a broken leg Read more…

Sitsabaiesan urges Sri Lanka to uphold constitution, protect minorities
19 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sitsabaiesan urges Sri Lanka to uphold constitution, protect minorities »

Sri Lankan-born Canadian MP Rathika Sitsabaiesan urged the Sri Lankan government to uphold its constitution by protecting its citizens in the wake Read more…

Indian files case against Srilankan air
19 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Indian files case against Srilankan air »

An Indian woman employee of SriLankan Airlines filed a petition in the Delhi high court seeking action against the airline for not Read more…

Muslims stage hartal in several areas
19 Jun
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Muslims stage hartal in several areas »

Muslims staged hartals at several locations in the country, including in Colombo, against the violence in the South.

Several Muslim owned shops Read more…