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Gotabaya will sit on the President’s chair – Rohitha Abeygunawardene

Gotabaya will sit on the President’s chair – Rohitha Abeygunawardene

Speaking at a press briefing of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP), UPFA MP Rohitha Abeygunawardene commented on the presidential elections.

He claimed that the Read more…

Who will be the UNP’s presidential candidate?

Who will be the UNP’s presidential candidate?

Speaking on the presidential candidate to be put forward by the United National Party, the General Secretary of UNP Akila Viraj Kariyawasam said that the Read more…

Red Notice leads to arrest of Sri Lanka bombings suspect

Red Notice leads to arrest of Sri Lanka bombings suspect

Ahamed Milhan Hayathu Mohamed, a 29-year-old Sri Lankan national, wanted on charges including terrorism and murder, was today extradited to Sri Lanka, along with four Read more…

Sri Lanka insists ISIS not directly linked to Easter attacks

Sri Lanka insists ISIS not directly linked to Easter attacks

Sri Lanka has insisted that the Islamic State (IS) or ISIS were not directly involved in the Easter Sunday attacks.

A Sri Lanka intelligence officer Read more…

Muslim MPs to hold talks on re-accepting ministerial posts

Muslim MPs to hold talks on re-accepting ministerial posts

The Muslim Members of Parliament who resigned from their ministerial portfolios have decided to meet and discuss the request made by the Mahanayake Theros of Read more…

Influence Lanka to protect citizens’ rights: Amnesty to India
28 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Influence Lanka to protect citizens’ rights: Amnesty to India »

Amnesty International India (AII) has appealed to Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh to influence Sri Lanka to protect the rights of its citizens Read more…

Minister Weerawansa forming an alliance to abolish 13th amendment
28 Oct
2012
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Minister Weerawansa forming an alliance to abolish 13th amendment »

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Sri Lanka Minister of Housing, Constructions and Common Amenities Wimal Weerawansa’s party has sent letters to other political parties to rally to pressure Read more…

Boy dies in Mullaitivu blast
28 Oct
2012
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Boy dies in Mullaitivu blast »

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A boy, aged 10 years, was killed in an explosion while cleaning his home garden at Anandapuram in Mullaitivu yesterday (Oct. 27), police Read more…

SL engaged in legal means to stop overseas LTTE ops-Gota
28 Oct
2012
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SL engaged in legal means to stop overseas LTTE ops-Gota »

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Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa said that the Sri Lankan government is looking at seeking legal mean of stopping existing illegal operation of the Read more…

LTTE coordinator seeks lifting of ban on outfit
28 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

LTTE coordinator seeks lifting of ban on outfit »

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An affidavit by a Switzerland-based coordinator on behalf of the LTTE before a tribunal sought the lifting of the ban on the outfit.Chennai-based Read more…

India Must Inform INTERPOL On KP – Police
28 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

India Must Inform INTERPOL On KP – Police »

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The Police say the warrant issued on Kumaran Pathmanathan (KP) by INTERPOL can only be withdrawn by India and not Sri Lanka.Police Spokesman Read more…

US vessels block entry to Iran’s territory
28 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

US vessels block entry to Iran’s territory »

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The US State Department two weeks ago, in writing, warned the Sri Lankan government to completely stop all dealings with Iran. The Sapugaskanda Read more…

New York police arrest Sri Lankan men over phony ATM cards
28 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

New York police arrest Sri Lankan men over phony ATM cards »

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Two men were under arrest in New York for allegedly carrying hundreds of fraudulent ATM cards and $55,000 in cash, New York police Read more…

Sri Lanka must remain committed to devolution and the 13th Amendment
27 Oct
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka must remain committed to devolution and the 13th Amendment »

In a troubling development that can sour ties between New Delhi and Colombo, calls for repealing the 13th Amendment to the Sri Lankan Read more…

Norwegian Embassy in Sri Lanka warns against visa agents, suspends work visas
27 Oct
2012
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Norwegian Embassy in Sri Lanka warns against visa agents, suspends work visas »

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The Norwegian Embassy in Colombo has advised against private agents charging fees for assistance with visa applications to Norway.Deputy Chief of Mission Mr. Read more…