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Remembering Nagalingam Sanmugathasan, Sri Lanka’s first and only hardline communist By Veeragathy Thanabalasingham/newsin.asia

Remembering Nagalingam Sanmugathasan, Sri Lanka’s first and only hardline communist By Veeragathy Thanabalasingham/newsin.asia

Many of Sri Lanka’s Leftist leaders began their political life in the early part of the last century with the laudable intention of bringing about Read more…

Sri Lanka ‘assures’ India on Colombo Port project despite opposition pressure ahead of polls -The Print

Sri Lanka ‘assures’ India on Colombo Port project despite opposition pressure ahead of polls -The Print

Sri Lanka has “assured” India that the high-profile Colombo Port project will remain with New Delhi despite opposition pressure to review the $500-million deal, ThePrint Read more…

Democracy Threatened: Impunity, Political Patronage & Rollback Of Devolution By Ratnajeevan H. Hoole

Democracy Threatened: Impunity, Political Patronage & Rollback Of Devolution By Ratnajeevan H. Hoole

R. Sasilan: Assistant Commissioner of Elections

Today we are opening new living quarters for our Election Commission’s man-in-charge in Batticaloa. I am so glad because Read more…

Talks between India and Sri Lanka for debt relief sees progress

Talks between India and Sri Lanka for debt relief sees progress

India said it was holding talks with Sri Lanka over its request for postponement of repayment of debt. “The matter has progressed and technical level Read more…

Tiran Alles and three others acquitted from RADA case

Tiran Alles and three others acquitted from RADA case

Former Chairman of Reconstruction and Development Agency (RADA) Tiran Alles and the three other defendants were acquitted from the Rs. 200 million fraud case today.

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Gota slams Cameron for politicking in Colombo to placate LTTE rump back home
17 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Gota slams Cameron for politicking in Colombo to placate LTTE rump back home »

Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa yesterday alleged that UK Premier David Cameron was playing politics in Colombo to placate the LTTE rump back Read more…

After CHOGM, Rajapaksa Regime faces fresh challenges- Sunday Times
17 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

After CHOGM, Rajapaksa Regime faces fresh challenges- Sunday Times »

Indo-Lanka relations on collision course again, consequences could be disastrous GL’s ‘Look Africa’ policy fails as Africa is not looking at Lanka; Read more…

Sri Lankan restaurant in UK attacked by suspected Tamil youth
17 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lankan restaurant in UK attacked by suspected Tamil youth »

A gang armed with bats and metal bars smashed up the exterior of a Sri Lankan restaurant in London, while terrified customers Read more…

Cameron issues ultimatum on SL
16 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Cameron issues ultimatum on SL »

British Prime Minister David Cameron said today that he will “fully back an international investigation” into alleged war crimes, if Sri Lanka Read more…

I wanted my PM to go there first, says Khurshid
16 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

I wanted my PM to go there first, says Khurshid »

External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid on Friday expressed regret that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh could not visit Jaffna, a feat undertaken by Read more…

President wants more time
16 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

President wants more time »

President Mahinda Rajapaksa has told British Prime Minister David Cameron that Sri Lanka needs more time to overcome all major challenges.

Cameron, Read more…

Sri Lanka: Cameron in ‘robust’ talks over human rights
16 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Sri Lanka: Cameron in ‘robust’ talks over human rights »

David Cameron has clashed with the president of Sri Lanka as he pushed for action to protect the rights of its minority Read more…

Muzammil ignores UNP directive to boycott CHOGM inauguration
16 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Muzammil ignores UNP directive to boycott CHOGM inauguration »

Colombo Mayor A. J. M. Muzammil yesterday attended the inauguration of the 22nd edition of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), Read more…

Hague: ‘War crimes’ inquiry is needed
16 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Hague: ‘War crimes’ inquiry is needed »

There should be an investigation into alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka “because there is a great deal of evidence”, Foreign Secretary Read more…

Karuna not optimistic about Khurshid’s Lanka visit
16 Nov
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Karuna not optimistic about Khurshid’s Lanka visit »

Indicating that earlier rounds of talks between India and Sri Lanka over a series of issues had not yielded desired results, DMK Read more…