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Murali throws his weight behind Wimal’s polls campaign

Murali throws his weight behind Wimal’s polls campaign

Cricketing legend Muttiah Muralitharan is backing Minister Wimal Weerawansa’s campaign for the Parliamentary election.

Weerawansa’s media unit said that Muralitharan had organised a meeting between Read more…

‘Govt. must decide on fate of election within 72 hrs’

‘Govt. must decide on fate of election within 72 hrs’

The United National Party says the government must reach a decision within the next 72 hours whether the General Election is being postponed.

National Organiser Read more…

Japan to provide Rs.340 Mn grant to boost anti-narcotic ops

Japan to provide Rs.340 Mn grant to boost anti-narcotic ops

Japan has agreed to provide Rs.340 Million as a grant to strengthen Sri Lanka’s anti-narcotic operations.

The prevalence of drug-related activities in Sri Lanka has Read more…

First day of postal voting ends without serious incidents

First day of postal voting ends without serious incidents

The first day of postal voting for the General Election 2020 has concluded without any serious incident.

The Centre for Monitoring Election Violence (CMEV) said Read more…

EC Chairman says General election will be held as scheduled

EC Chairman says General election will be held as scheduled

Elections Commission Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya on Sunday said the August 5 General Election would not be postponed.

“There is no need to postpone the election,” Read more…

Army hindering governance inthe north, says Wigneswaran
12 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Army hindering governance inthe north, says Wigneswaran »

The Northern Provincial Council is attempting to carry out a comprehensive and professional needs assessment, C.V. Wigneswaran, Chief Minister of Sri Lanka’s Read more…

Sri Lanka to free T.N. fishermen from January 13
12 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka to free T.N. fishermen from January 13 »

In the run-up to the January 20 meeting here between fishermen from Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka, 275 Tamil fishermen lodged in Read more…

Jaya directs release of Lankan fishermen in TN prison
12 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Jaya directs release of Lankan fishermen in TN prison »

Seeking to create a favourable atmosphere for the proposed meeting of fishermen associations of India and Sri Lanka, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Read more…

As drug probe deepens, pressure mounts on PM
12 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

As drug probe deepens, pressure mounts on PM »

Sri Lanka’s largest drug bust is causing uncertainties over the future of Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne, and in a sense, the Government Read more…

UNP Against TRC
12 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

UNP Against TRC »

The United National Party said it did not have faith in a ‘Truth and Reconciliation Commission’, which has been proposed for Sri Read more…

Muslims Demand Probe
12 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Muslims Demand Probe »

The Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) has demanded a Presidential Commission to be formed to investigate the atrocities committed against the Muslims Read more…

Hardline Monks Rally Sri Lanka as Buddhist Front
12 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Hardline Monks Rally Sri Lanka as Buddhist Front »

With a bloody civil war over and a cautious peace at hand, a group of hardline Buddhist monks is rallying Sri Lankans Read more…

Human trafficking racket at MPs housing complex
11 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Human trafficking racket at MPs housing complex »

A large scale fraud has been carried out by Indika Kumara alias Sumith Ranjana, the secretary of Digamadulla District UPFA Parliamentarian Podiappuhamy Read more…

Sri Lanka should conduct independent national probe on allegations – Dayan
11 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka should conduct independent national probe on allegations – Dayan »

Sri Lanka should conduct an independent national inquiry, but with international credibility, into allegations of human right violation during final stages of Read more…

Ranil meets John over crossover claims
11 Jan
2014
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Ranil meets John over crossover claims »

Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe summoned UNP MP John Amaratunga for a meeting today over his recent trip to the Middle East with Read more…