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China has invested heavily because of the country’s location

China has invested heavily because of the country’s location

Dr. Satoru Nagao, a Japanese expert on maritime security who is currently a Visiting Fellow at the Hudson Institute in Washington DC, says that Sri Read more…

41 Page Confidential Report Compiled by South Africa Based International Truth and Justice Project Claims UN has Deployed Alleged War Criminals from Sri Lanka as Peace Keepers.

41 Page Confidential Report Compiled by South Africa Based International Truth and Justice Project Claims UN has Deployed Alleged War Criminals from Sri Lanka as Peace Keepers.

The UN has been sending alleged war criminals to act as peacekeepers in conflict zones, a confidential report claims.

The document, seen by the Observer, Read more…

Launch of Islandwide expansion of free 1990 Suwaseriya Emergency Ambulance Service

Launch of Islandwide expansion of free 1990 Suwaseriya Emergency Ambulance Service

Prime Minister of India Mr. Narendra Modi joined Prime Minister of Sri Lanka through a live video conferencing from New Delhi for the launch of Read more…

President Says He Will Not Reverse Decision On Death Penalty Despite Objections Raised By Some Parties

President Says He Will Not Reverse Decision On Death Penalty Despite Objections Raised By Some Parties

President Maithripala Sirisena said the government would not reverse its decision to impose death penalty on drug dealers.

Addressing a public gathering in Polonnaruwa, Read more…

Mahinda to visit Delhi

Mahinda to visit Delhi

Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa will visit New Delhi in September to speak on India-Sri Lanka relations, the Sunday Island has learnt.

Disclosing this, Read more…

EU says no to Death penalty
16 Jul
2018
Written by TELOadmin

EU says no to Death penalty »

The heads of diplomatic missions of the European Union (EU) countries would convey their displeasure to President Maithripala Sirisena on the move to execute death Read more…

Sri Lanka BOI says investment projects worth over $16 bn under discussion with Singapore
16 Jul
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Sri Lanka BOI says investment projects worth over $16 bn under discussion with Singapore »

The investment promotion agency of Sri Lanka Board of Investment, (BOI) says Sri Lanka is gearing to reap the benefits of the Free Read more…

ARMY MOVES TO RELOCATE TROOPS INTO JAFFNA FORT MEETS STIFF RESISTANCE
16 Jul
2018
Written by TELOadmin

ARMY MOVES TO RELOCATE TROOPS INTO JAFFNA FORT MEETS STIFF RESISTANCE »

The historic Dutch Fort of Jaffna, recently restored at a cost of Rs 104 million is emerging as a bone of contention, with Read more…

India unfazed by Sri Lankan navy’s proposed shift to Hambantota port run by Chinese
15 Jul
2018
Written by TELOadmin

India unfazed by Sri Lankan navy’s proposed shift to Hambantota port run by Chinese »

The proposed shifting of Sri Lanka’s Southern Naval Area from Galle to the strategic port of Hambantota, run by the Chinese, is being monitored by Read more…

“If Hitler Comes To Power People Will Disappear At Night And Even Police Won’t Know About Their Plight:” Welgama
15 Jul
2018
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“If Hitler Comes To Power People Will Disappear At Night And Even Police Won’t Know About Their Plight:” Welgama »

Joint Opposition Stalwart Kumara Welgama again hit out at those clamouring for former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa’s candidature for the next Presidential election.

“Vijayakala Read more…

From ‘Cold War’ to ‘cash war’? By N Sathiya Moorthy
15 Jul
2018
Written by TELOadmin

From ‘Cold War’ to ‘cash war’? By N Sathiya Moorthy »

Not many politicians in Third World nations, including Sri Lanka, are known to do a lot of research or maintain archival information that Read more…

NEW CONSTITUTION : ‘ZERO DRAFT’ READY TO GO
15 Jul
2018
Written by TELOadmin

NEW CONSTITUTION : ‘ZERO DRAFT’ READY TO GO »

The much awaited report of the constitutional Expert Panel, also known as the ‘Zero draft’, which is expected to form the basis for the final Read more…

Indian Airports Authority to take over Mattala Airport
15 Jul
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Indian Airports Authority to take over Mattala Airport »

In a move seen as offsetting China’s mounting presence in Sri Lanka, the Airports Authority of India (AAI) is set to take over a controlling Read more…

Gotabaya prepared to contest the next Presidential elections
15 Jul
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Gotabaya prepared to contest the next Presidential elections »

Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa says he is prepared to contest the next Presidential elections.

Rajapaksa has said this in an Read more…

Tamils boycott OMP’s Jaffna sitting
15 Jul
2018
Written by TELOadmin

Tamils boycott OMP’s Jaffna sitting »

People in the Jaffna Peninsula, who have shown complete distrust in the Office of the Missing Persons’ (OMP) mission, staged a protest at Read more…