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Gopal Bagley to be appointed as Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka

Gopal Bagley to be appointed as Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka

Foreign media has reported that Gopal Bagley is slated to be appointed as Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka.

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President Gotabaya Rajapaksa made a surprise visit to the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA)

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa made a surprise visit to the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA)

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa made a surprise visit to the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake yesterday and instructed to expedite the construction work of the Read more…

Former Navy spokesman accused over abductions promoted

Former Navy spokesman accused over abductions promoted

Former Navy spokesman D.K.P Dassanayake, who was accused over the abduction and disappearance of 11 youth, has been promoted to the rank of Rear Admiral.

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Sajith to form new alliance if no deal

Sajith to form new alliance if no deal

United National Party (UNP) Deputy Leader Sajith Premadasa will form a new alliance if an agreement is not reached on the UNP leader post.

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‘India cannot take Gotabaya for granted’ – Rediff

‘India cannot take Gotabaya for granted’ – Rediff

China would always respect Sri Lanka’s sovereignty and not allow any ‘outside interference’ in its internal affairs, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Tuesday, Read more…

Longest ballot paper: Balls, flags and what not!
26 Aug
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Longest ballot paper: Balls, flags and what not! »

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Ballot papers to be issued to voters in Ampara, Batticaloa and Trincomalee Districts on September 8 will be the longest at the forthcoming Read more…

Sri Lanka Muslim Congress leader under pressure to resign from cabinet portfolio
26 Aug
2012
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Sri Lanka Muslim Congress leader under pressure to resign from cabinet portfolio »

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Sri Lanka’s major Muslim party Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC) sources say that the party leader Rauf Hakeem is urged by the party Read more…

Yasushi Akashi meets President Rajapaksa
25 Aug
2012
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Yasushi Akashi meets President Rajapaksa »

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Japanese Special Representative Yasushi Akashi today met President Mahinda Rajapaksa at a breakfast meeting held at the President House, the Government Information Department Read more…

‘Tamil Cause Undone by Lack of Unity Among SL Groups’
25 Aug
2012
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‘Tamil Cause Undone by Lack of Unity Among SL Groups’ »

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DMK chief M Karunanidhi today reiterated that lack of unity among various groups in Sri Lanka had undone the Tamil cause and insisted Read more…

No change in British travel advisory
25 Aug
2012
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No change in British travel advisory »

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Despite protests by the Sri Lankan Government, the British Foreign Office has updated its travel advisory without any amendments to the text.“Violent crimes Read more…

Sri Lanka: Moves on the electoral chess-board  by Dr Kumar David
25 Aug
2012
Written by TELO Admin

Sri Lanka: Moves on the electoral chess-board by Dr Kumar David »

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The Lankan government suddenly and unnecessarily dissolved three provincial councils two months ago. The rumour was that it was testing the waters for Read more…

Sri Lanka not keen on CEPA with India
25 Aug
2012
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Sri Lanka not keen on CEPA with India »

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Sri Lanka has apparently informed Indian authorities it was not keen on having a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) with India, as it Read more…

Demands for inquiry into Sri Lanka ‘white van’ abductions
25 Aug
2012
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Demands for inquiry into Sri Lanka ‘white van’ abductions »

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Human rights campaigners have called on the Sri Lankan government to hold an inquiry after its own soldiers were implicated in political kidnappings Read more…

India’s missiles targeted Sri Lanka’s strategic institutions – report
22 Aug
2012
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India’s missiles targeted Sri Lanka’s strategic institutions – report »

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India stationed its long range Agni type Missile system, which can target any military or any other installation in South Asia, targeting Sri Read more…

US envoy to UN Susen Rice to visit India
22 Aug
2012
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US envoy to UN Susen Rice to visit India »

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United States Ambassador to the United Nations Susan E. Rice will undertake a visit of India this week and will meet with government Read more…