World needs no policing by a few States – President at UNGA

September 25, 2013 at 8:57 am

The world needs no policing by a few States, particularly when the UN is mandated to ensure international security, through multilateral engagement, President Mahinda Rajapaksa said yesterday. Addressing...

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President and UN Secretary-General hold discussions in New York

September 25, 2013 at 6:24 am

President Mahinda Rajapaksa and United Nations Secretary-General Mr. Ban Ki-moon met Tuesday (24) evening (NY time) on the sidelines of 68th Session of the UN General Assembly. The President and Mr. Ban...

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Twitter Q&A with President Rajapaksa from New York

September 24, 2013 at 9:16 am

President Mahinda Rajapaksa will answer questions on a Twitter Q&A from New York following his address at the 68th session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). President Rajapaksa is scheduled...

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President arrives in New York; will address UNGA Sept. 24

September 23, 2013 at 11:50 am

President Mahinda Rajapaksa and First Lady Shiranthi Wickramasinghe Rajapaksa arrived in New York City Sunday afternoon. President Rajapaksa will attend the 68th session of the United Nations General Assembly...

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Statement on framework agreement reached between the Russian Federation and the USA on Syria

September 23, 2013 at 10:33 am

Sri Lanka welcomes the framework agreement reached between the Russian Federation and the USA on the time bound safeguarding and destruction of Syria’s chemical weapons, stockpiles, thereby seeking to...

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THE FIRST AMBASSADORS’ CRICKET CUP BRINGS THE JOY OF CRICKET TO WASHINGTON

September 13, 2013 at 11:35 pm

Ambassadors of eight cricketing nations come together to highlight diplomacy through cricket Washington DC, September 12, 2013: The Sri Lankan community cricketers in the United States had a unique opportunity...

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