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NEC to meet tomorrow to decide on a fresh date for the General Election

NEC to meet tomorrow to decide on a fresh date for the General Election

The National Election Commission will meet on Wednesday to decide on a fresh date for the General Election, the Chairman of the NEC Mahinda Deshapriya Read more…

Printing ballot paper for General Elections commences

Printing ballot paper for General Elections commences

The printing of 17 million ballot papers for the General Elections commenced today, Government Printer Gangani Liyanage said.

She said the typesetting and other preparations Read more…

SC dismisses FR petitions challenging election date

SC dismisses FR petitions challenging election date

The Supreme Court has refused to grant leave to proceed with the Fundamental Rights petitions filed challenging the date set by the Elections Commission for Read more…

Sri Lanka backs China on Hong Kong issue

Sri Lanka backs China on Hong Kong issue

Sri Lanka has expressed support to China on the Hong Kong issue after China continued to face mounting criticism over a planned security law for Read more…

NEC to propose new date for Parliamentary Election

NEC to propose new date for Parliamentary Election

The National Elections Commission (NEC) is to propose a new date for the Parliamentary Election.

NEC Chairman Mahinda Deshapriya said that the NEC has already Read more…

JHU questions Northern Tamils
26 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

JHU questions Northern Tamils »

The Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) claims the Tamils in the North did not vote out of their own free will at the Read more…

EU hails TNA win at polls
26 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

EU hails TNA win at polls »

The Chair of the EU Parliament’s South Asia Delegation today hailed the win by the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) at the Northern Read more…

GL assures Aussie FM of Lanka’s  determination to stop illegal migration
26 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

GL assures Aussie FM of Lanka’s determination to stop illegal migration »

External Affairs Minister Prof. G. L. Peiris has reiterated Sri Lanka’s commitment to stop illegal migration to Australia. The assurance was given Read more…

‘Sri Lanka drifting towards authoritarian rule’
26 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

‘Sri Lanka drifting towards authoritarian rule’ »

Four years after it crushed a long separatist rebellion, Sri Lanka may be sliding towards an authoritarian system as President Mahinda Rajapaksa Read more…

TNA claims supporters attacked
25 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

TNA claims supporters attacked »

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) claims several of its supporters have been attacked following the provincial council elections in the North.

TNA Read more…

Pillay sets deadline for Lanka
25 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Pillay sets deadline for Lanka »

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay today set a deadline for the government to address human rights concerns by Read more…

Govt. to appoint 25 District Ministers
25 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Govt. to appoint 25 District Ministers »

The Government has decided to revive the ‘District Ministerial System’and appoint 25 district ministers shortly to expedite the development process and maintain Read more…

World needs no policing – President Rajapaksa
25 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

World needs no policing – President Rajapaksa »

Citing his efforts to ensure that economic growth benefits all segments of society in his own country, Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Read more…

India welcomes polls to 3 Sri Lankan provincial councils
25 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

India welcomes polls to 3 Sri Lankan provincial councils »

Welcoming elections to three Sri Lankan provincial councils, including the Northern, India today said the government there has honoured its commitment while Read more…

Manmohan may skip CHOGM
24 Sep
2013
Written by TELO Media Team 1

Manmohan may skip CHOGM »

Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh may skip the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in November, an Indian Minister said today.

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