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Failure new Consitution will lead to further divisions among communities

Failure new Consitution will lead to further divisions among communities

TNA leader Sampanthan says that ” We cannot entertain any further undue delays in this matter the draft Constitution must be presented to parliament and Read more…

US will push SL to honour its promises – Dhanapala

US will push SL to honour its promises – Dhanapala

Former UN Under-Secretary-General for Disarmament Jayantha Dhanapala, commenting on the United States of America (US) quitting the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC), said “The Read more…

India expresses concern over huge Chinese housing project in NE

India expresses concern over huge Chinese housing project in NE

India has raised concern at the highest levels of the Sri Lankan Government about the manner in which a contract to build 40,000 houses in Read more…

Putting the ‘Tamil House’ in order

Putting the ‘Tamil House’ in order

Waking up like the proverbial Rip van Winkle so to say, Northern Province’s TNA (?) Chief Minister C V Wigneswaran has sought a ‘through probe’ Read more…

Real Threat Posed by Gotabaya Rajapaksa is the Replacement of the Present Weak Democratic Regime by a Hard Authoritarian Regime, with Popular Support By  Jayadeva Uyangoda

Real Threat Posed by Gotabaya Rajapaksa is the Replacement of the Present Weak Democratic Regime by a Hard Authoritarian Regime, with Popular Support By Jayadeva Uyangoda

Is Sri Lanka ready for an elected dictator? This is the latest question to enter the country’s current political debate. Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s preparations Read more…

Decision on PC polls tomorrow?
20 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Decision on PC polls tomorrow? »

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya announced yesterday that party leaders would, tomorrow, decide when to hold the next Provincial Council Election.

Jayasuriya said local government and provincial Read more…

FINAL TRANCHE FOR HAMBANTOTA PORT CM PORT TO PAY US $ 585 M THIS WEEK
20 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

FINAL TRANCHE FOR HAMBANTOTA PORT CM PORT TO PAY US $ 585 M THIS WEEK »

China Merchant Port Holdings Ltd will pay the final tranche of US$ 585 Million for the Hambantota Port this week.

Chairman of the Sri Read more…

Ex- Navy Commander harboured suspect – CID
20 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Ex- Navy Commander harboured suspect – CID »

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) yesterday (19) informed Colombo Fort Chief Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne that investigations conducted in the case, where 11 Tamil children were Read more…

US quits UN human rights council – ‘a cesspool of political bias’
20 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

US quits UN human rights council – ‘a cesspool of political bias’ »

The US is withdrawing from the United Nations human rights council, the Trump administration announced on Tuesday, calling it a “cesspool of political bias” that Read more…

Outgoing HR chief commends Sri Lanka in his final global update
19 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Outgoing HR chief commends Sri Lanka in his final global update »

The United Nations (UN) High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein today praised Sri Lanka in his last global update to the UN Read more…

Deputy Minister says MR’s portraits hang in Chinese companies
19 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Deputy Minister says MR’s portraits hang in Chinese companies »

A Government Deputy Minister today claimed that portraits of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa can be seen hanging in Chinese companies in China.

Deputy Minister Ranjan Read more…

Army returns 120.89 acres of civilian land in the North
19 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Army returns 120.89 acres of civilian land in the North »

The Army returned more civilian owned land in the North at a ceremony held in Kilinochchi, the Army media unit said.

The Army media unit Read more…

UK to explore opportunities to invest in building rural hospitals and bridges
19 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

UK to explore opportunities to invest in building rural hospitals and bridges »

Britain’s State Minister for Trade Policy Greg Hands during a discussion with the Sri Lankan Prime Minister has said that the UK expects to explore Read more…

Real Issues Ignored In Lankan Public Discourse: The Case Of Our Concealed Subservience To China By Shyamon Jayasinghe
19 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Real Issues Ignored In Lankan Public Discourse: The Case Of Our Concealed Subservience To China By Shyamon Jayasinghe »

We are unobtrusively losing our sovereignty as a nation”

Our Media Poverty

If one takes a close look at the general trend of discourse Read more…

Garrison against Gota
19 Jun
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Garrison against Gota »

The press has been full of reports that outgoing US Ambassador Atul Keshap has cautioned and advised former President Mahinda Rajapaksa that the nomination of Read more…