US satisfied with North & East development

March 4, 2013 at 1:35 pm

The Senior Deputy Assistant Administrator (SDAA) of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Denise Rollins expressed satisfaction at the development taking place in North and East. During...

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Important steps taken by SL Govt. since end of war – UNSG

March 4, 2013 at 1:33 pm

‘I recognized the important steps taken by the Government of Sri Lanka since the end of the conflict’, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said in reply to a question on Sri Lanka during a press briefing. Last...

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US Congressman on Sri Lanka resolution: RETRACT IT

March 1, 2013 at 12:58 pm

*Accuses administration of practising double standards *Attempt to destabilize developing nations like Sri Lanka The United States of America should find a better way forward rather than United Nations...

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Israel Firmly Committed to Sri Lanka’s Economic Development- President of Israel Tells Prof. Peiris

February 28, 2013 at 11:52 am

Mr. Shimon Peres, President of the State of Israel, congratulating Sri Lanka on her achievement in eradicating terrorism, said that Israel stands firmly committed to supporting the development of the...

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Do not apply double standards – Minister Samarasinghe at UNHRC

February 28, 2013 at 11:47 am

The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) should not embark upon or encourage either debate on or any country-specific resolution by virtue of a selective process which would run counter to the founding...

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SL should not be singled out for any disproportionate attention in UNHRC

February 27, 2013 at 10:49 am

Sri Lanka should be encouraged in its reconciliation process, rather than being singled out for any disproportionate attention in this Council, Priyanga Wicremasinghe, Counsellor of the Sri Lanka Permanent...

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