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Printing of candidates’ preferential numbers in progress, Government Printer says

Printing of candidates’ preferential numbers in progress, Government Printer says

The printing of candidates’ preferential numbers is in progress and the preferential numbers of candidates in six districts have already been printed, Government Printer Mrs. Read more…

Azath Salley investigated for allegedly influencing police on Mawanella Buddha statues vandalism

Azath Salley investigated for allegedly influencing police on Mawanella Buddha statues vandalism

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) has commenced investigations against the then governor of the Western Province, Azath Sally, for allegedly pressurizing the police in the Read more…

Demanding compensation for Sri Lanka protest scheduled on 10 June near Chinese Embassy

Demanding compensation for Sri Lanka protest scheduled on 10 June near Chinese Embassy

Health officials have been alerted over a protest scheduled to be staged near the Chinese Embassy in Colombo next week.

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Hoole Sparks Fresh Controversy: “Journalists Supporting SLPP Publishing False Stories About Me: Don’t Vote For People Who Hoodwink The People”

Hoole Sparks Fresh Controversy: “Journalists Supporting SLPP Publishing False Stories About Me: Don’t Vote For People Who Hoodwink The People”

Member of the National Elections Commission Prof. Ratnajeevan Hoole has sparked a fresh controversy over a statement he made to a Jaffna-based TV station.

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Vaccines eventually, human rights immediately – Taylor Dibbert

Vaccines eventually, human rights immediately – Taylor Dibbert

I appreciate British High Commissioner Sarah Hulton’s piece on the UK’s hosting of a Global Vaccine Summit (‘UK hosts virtual Global Vaccine Summit’ – http://www.ft.lk/columns/UK-hosts-virtual-Global-Vaccine-Summit/4-701138).

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Pope may visit Sri Lanka in January
30 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Pope may visit Sri Lanka in January »

While some media reports said Pope Francis is expected to visit Sri Lanka on January 13 next year on an invitation from the Read more…

Hakeem in official visit to Malaysia
30 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Hakeem in official visit to Malaysia »

Minister of Justice Rauff Hakeem, who is currently on an official visit to Malaysia met the Secretary General of United Malay National Organisation Read more…

‘Govt. trying to intimidate Tamil people’- Sampanthan
30 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Admin

‘Govt. trying to intimidate Tamil people’- Sampanthan »

Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Parliamentary Group Leader, R. Sampanthan says that the Tamil population in the country was opposed to the return of violence. In Read more…

‘It is your crisis too, Mangala tells Kamalesh Sharma
30 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Admin

‘It is your crisis too, Mangala tells Kamalesh Sharma »

Former foreign minister, UNP MP Mangala Samaraweera has written to Commonweawlth secretary-general Kamalesh Sharma, saying the erosion of democracy and fundamental freedoms in Read more…

ISI agent, linked to Pakistan official in Sri Lanka, held in Chennai
30 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Admin

ISI agent, linked to Pakistan official in Sri Lanka, held in Chennai »

CHENNAI: Central intelligence agencies and the Tamil Nadu police claim to have busted a major terror network with the arrest of an ISI Read more…

Rights Activist Among 65 Held in Sri Lanka
29 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Rights Activist Among 65 Held in Sri Lanka »

LTTE operative Selvanayagam Kajeepan alias Gopi who was killed on Friday by Sri Lankan government troops, was part of a plot to assassinate a high-profile Read more…

Bahrain and SL affirm bilateral cooperation
29 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Bahrain and SL affirm bilateral cooperation »

Sri Lanka and Bahrain today signed three Memorandums of Understanding on sports, culture and arts, and another between the University of Colombo and Read more…

‘Sinhalese Not Against Power Sharing’
29 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Admin

‘Sinhalese Not Against Power Sharing’ »

A survey conducted by Dr Colin Irwin of the University of Liverpool among the Sinhalese on the question of sharing state power with the Tamil Read more…

Canadian opposition demands action
29 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Canadian opposition demands action »

The Canadian opposition has written to Canadian Foreign Minister John Baird calling for action over the ban on 16 groups by the Sri Read more…

Buddha bar angers Sri Lankans, Buddha tattoos banned in Lanka
29 Apr
2014
Written by TELO Admin

Buddha bar angers Sri Lankans, Buddha tattoos banned in Lanka »

 Sri Lanka and Italy are now engaged in a diplomatic row over a bar named ‘Buddha Bar’. Sri Lankans in Italy have already Read more…