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Ekneligoda Disappearance: Decade of struggle for truth and justice By Ruki Fernando

Ekneligoda Disappearance: Decade of struggle for truth and justice By Ruki Fernando

January 24, 2020, was 10 years since the disappearance of journalist and cartoonist Prageeth Ekneligoda. It also marked 10 years of struggle for truth and Read more…

India waiting for Sri Lanka’s reply to its letter rogatory on Rajiv Gandhi assassination case

India waiting for Sri Lanka’s reply to its letter rogatory on Rajiv Gandhi assassination case

India is waiting for a response from Sri Lanka on a Letter Rogatory (LR) on the Rajiv Gandhi assassination. This was stated by Additional Solicitor Read more…

US, Sri Lanka share compelling interests: Alice Wells

US, Sri Lanka share compelling interests: Alice Wells

Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asian Affairs Alice Wells on Friday said the United State and Sri Lanka have compelling Read more…

SLPP at war with itself in Maha Oya

SLPP at war with itself in Maha Oya

A clash broke out in Maha Oya last evening between two factions of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna.

The Mahajana Eksath Peramuna, a constituent of Read more…

Ranil – Sajith meeting didn’t happen

Ranil – Sajith meeting didn’t happen

The meeting between Ranil Wickremesinghe and Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa, which many UNP supporters hoped would happen today has not taken place.

Tissa Attanayake, the Read more…

Rishad to remain in the Opposition
20 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Rishad to remain in the Opposition »

Parliamentarian Rishad Bathiudeen has refuted reports claiming he is making preparations to join the government.

Taking to Twitter former Minister Bathiudeen said he will continue Read more…

Throwing the baby with bath-water? By N Sathiya Moorthy
20 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Throwing the baby with bath-water? By N Sathiya Moorthy »

Independent of political positions and posturing, there is an urgent need to amend, or even do away with the controversial 19-A, which has done more Read more…

Moody’s warns Sri Lanka’s debt moratorium for SMEs unlikely to support economic recovery
20 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Moody’s warns Sri Lanka’s debt moratorium for SMEs unlikely to support economic recovery »

Moody’s has warned that Sri Lanka’s debt moratorium for Small and Midsize Enterprises (SMEs) is unlikely to support economic recovery.

On 13 January, Sri Lanka’s Read more…

The critical nature of India-Sri Lanka relations
20 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

The critical nature of India-Sri Lanka relations »

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, who is to visit New Delhi in early February at the invitation of the Indian Premier Narendra Modi, will Read more…

Ranil Wickremesinghe And Karu Jayasuriya Hold Crucial Discussions At Speaker’s Residence On UNP Leadership Crisis
20 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Ranil Wickremesinghe And Karu Jayasuriya Hold Crucial Discussions At Speaker’s Residence On UNP Leadership Crisis »

Former Prime Minister and UNP Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe held a crucial meeting with Speaker Karu Jayasuriya last night on the UNP’s leadership issue.

The meeting Read more…

PM questions Sajith’s stand on controversial MCC deal
19 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

PM questions Sajith’s stand on controversial MCC deal »

Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has questioned Opposition Leader Sajith Premadasa’s stand on the controversial Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) agreement.

In a statement today, the Prime Read more…

Trincomalee port to be turned into a industrial and tourism zone
19 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

Trincomalee port to be turned into a industrial and tourism zone »

The Ministry of Ports and Shipping stated that the Trincomalee port and surrounding areas are expected to be converted into an industrial and tourism zone Read more…

‘India shouldn’t help Sri Lanka on defence’
19 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

‘India shouldn’t help Sri Lanka on defence’ »

PMK leader criticises $50-million aid

PMK founder S. Ramadoss has criticised the BJP-led Central government over its decision to extend $50 million to the Sri Read more…

India tells Lanka, Maritime Domain Awareness system must be reviewed and expanded
19 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

India tells Lanka, Maritime Domain Awareness system must be reviewed and expanded »

India’s National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval has told the Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa that it is important that India, Sri Lanka and the Read more…

EU assures Sri Lanka will continue to have GSP Plus till 2023
19 Jan
2020
Written by TELO Admin

EU assures Sri Lanka will continue to have GSP Plus till 2023 »

The European Union (EU) has assured Sri Lanka it will continue to enjoy the GSP Plus trade concession till 2023.

Minister of Industrial Exports and Read more…