SRI LANKA FOUNDATION AWARDS – 2014

December 2, 2014 at 11:32 am

Keeping with its tradition, Los Angeles based Sri Lanka Foundation honored twelve exceptional Sri Lankan expatriates who have achieved success in their work and profession. This year awards ceremony gala...

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Time for SAARC to move towards result-oriented action plans – President Rajapaksa

November 26, 2014 at 8:40 pm

President Mahinda Rajapaksa emphasized the imperative need for SAARC to move towards implementing result-oriented, actionable plans, which impact directly on the lives of the people. He said that having...

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Sri Lanka launches first ever parliamentary caucus for children with UNICEF support

November 24, 2014 at 9:39 am

To mark the 25th anniversary celebrations of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC), that was ratified by Sri Lanka in 1991, Parliamentarians from all political parties Thursday launched the country’s...

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Itinerary of Pope’s visit released

November 16, 2014 at 9:38 pm

The Vatican on Friday released the itinerary for the pope’s trip to Sri Lanka, where he will canonize Sri Lanka’s first saint, the Rev. Joseph Vaz, a 17th-century missionary credited with reviving...

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Construction work on Northern expressway commenced

November 16, 2014 at 9:37 pm

President Mahinda Rajapaksa Friday launched the construction of the Northern and Kandy Expressway, the longest highway in Sri Lanka, that will cover two thirds of land extent of the country. President...

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SL ready to share its demining experience with world

November 15, 2014 at 9:34 pm

Sri Lankan Ambassador to the UN in Geneva Ravinatha Aryasinha has said Sri Lanka stands ready to share its experience in comprehensive demining as a ‘best practice’ with countries which are...

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