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Maritime Silk Road cultural event kicks off in Sri Lanka

Maritime Silk Road cultural event kicks off in Sri Lanka

A cultural event showcasing the Maritime Silk Road has started in Sri Lanka’s capital Colombo, strengthening the cultural ties between Sri Lanka and China.

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Chief Minister candidate for the North would be announced at the right time

Chief Minister candidate for the North would be announced at the right time

Leader of the Opposition and Tamil National Alliance (TNA) R. Sampanthan says that the next Chief Minister candidate for the North would be announced at Read more…

CC remain defunct as no quorum

CC remain defunct as no quorum

The Constitutional Council (CC), which makes recommendations for the appointments of Independent Commissions and key appointments in the State sector, remain defunct virtually as six Read more…

Solution to devaluation crisis, within a month: PM

Solution to devaluation crisis, within a month: PM

Sri Lanka cannot increase its interest rates as a precaution to the devaluation of the rupee as done by many other countries to save their Read more…

Tamil diaspora to protest President Sirisena’s speech at the UNGA

Tamil diaspora to protest President Sirisena’s speech at the UNGA

The TGTE of the Sri Lankan Tamil Diaspora, US Tamil Political Action Council (USTPAC) and various other Non-Governmental organizations and activist groups propose to hold Read more…

Sirisena to contest 2020 Presidential elections: Duminda
18 Sep
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Sirisena to contest 2020 Presidential elections: Duminda »

President Maithripala Sirisena would be contesting the 2020 Presidential elections, a senior SLFP Minister revealed yesterday.

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MR ready to work with India despite troubled past – GL
18 Sep
2018
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MR ready to work with India despite troubled past – GL »

The Joint Opposition (JO) yesterday declared that it was ready to work with India in spite of misconceptions that may have led to Read more…

JHU wants general amnesty for military personnel, LTTE cadres
18 Sep
2018
Written by TELO Admin

JHU wants general amnesty for military personnel, LTTE cadres »

The Jathika Hela Urumaya(JHU), an ally of the government, today called for a general amnesty to all the military personnel and LTTE cadres charged for Read more…

Speaker promises new era of Sri Lanka-Tamil Nadu ties
18 Sep
2018
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Speaker promises new era of Sri Lanka-Tamil Nadu ties »

For the first time in the past several decades, a high-level delegation from Sri Lanka is likely to visit Chennai soon “to carry Read more…

Treat Indian fishers humanely: India to Sri Lankan
18 Sep
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Treat Indian fishers humanely: India to Sri Lankan »

The Union government has informed the Madras high court that through various mechanism, the government of Sri Lanka was impressed upon to treat Read more…

Rajapaksa Family Politics and Gotabaya’s Presidential Candidacy By D.B.S. Jeyaraj
17 Sep
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Rajapaksa Family Politics and Gotabaya’s Presidential Candidacy By D.B.S. Jeyaraj »

Former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s interview to the influential Indian English daily “The Hindu” has caused quite a splash among political circles Read more…

Thank God, Adam’s Bridge is spared! By Sulochana Ramiah Mohan
17 Sep
2018
Written by TELO Admin

Thank God, Adam’s Bridge is spared! By Sulochana Ramiah Mohan »

The legendary Adam’s Bridge or Rama’s Bridge that’s made up of 16 sandy islets, stretched like a string of pearls, located between the Read more…

Rajapaksa Govt Ex-ministers S.B.Dissanayake and Dilan Perera Admit That Some LTTE Members and Tamil Civilians Who Surrendered to the Armed Forces Were Killed.
17 Sep
2018
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Rajapaksa Govt Ex-ministers S.B.Dissanayake and Dilan Perera Admit That Some LTTE Members and Tamil Civilians Who Surrendered to the Armed Forces Were Killed. »

Two former ministers who served during the Rajapaksa regime have admitted that LTTE members including Tamils who had surrendered to the Army had been killed.

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Sri Lanka’s ex-president denies naming ‘Gota’ as successor
17 Sep
2018
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Sri Lanka’s ex-president denies naming ‘Gota’ as successor »

Former president Mahinda Rajapaksa denied he had suggested in India that his brother Gotabhaya could be the next presidential candidate as a succession battle escalated Read more…

Country will be rid of debt burden by 2025, says PM
17 Sep
2018
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Country will be rid of debt burden by 2025, says PM »

The country has achieved macroeconomic stability and by 2025 it will put behind the debt burden which the country has been grappling with all these Read more…