Special cabinet meeting to discuss landslide tragedy

October 30, 2014 at 12:06 pm

Government to care for surviving children A special cabinet meeting will be chaired by President Mahinda Rajapaksa to discuss the Mihiriyabedda landslide that killed scores of people and destroyed more...

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President visits landslide affected area

October 30, 2014 at 12:05 pm

President Mahinda Rajapaksa visited landslide affected Miriyabedda area in Haldummulla this morning (October 30). He visited the landslide affected area with Minister of Disaster Management, Mahinda Amaraweera...

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Commonwealth encourages Sri Lanka to accelerate efforts towards sustainable reconciliation

October 30, 2014 at 12:04 pm

Secretary General of Commonwealth Kamalesh Sharma said the Commonwealth is encouraging the Sri Lankan government to accelerate its efforts towards sustainable reconciliation and consolidation of its “successful...

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“The Gathering” – the unknown story

October 30, 2014 at 12:02 pm

BY SRILAL MITHTHAPALA, ETN SRI LANKA CORRESPONDENT “The Gathering” (of elephants) at Minneriya National Park takes place from around June to October each year, and has today become a well-known phenomenon...

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October 29, 2014 at 12:13 am

Senior officials of the Governments of the United States and Sri Lanka met recently in Colombo to continue their dialogue on trade and investment issues and for evaluating the progress under the Trade...

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Commonwealth Secretary-General calls on President

October 27, 2014 at 10:16 am

Commonwealth Secretary-General Mr. Kamalesh Sharma called on President Mahinda Rajapaksa at Temple Trees this morning to brief the current Commonwealth Chair-in-Office on the ongoing work and progress...

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