Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lanka youth have an enormous responsibility to ensure success of reconciliation - MP
Mon, Jan 14, 2013, 11:09 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 14, Colombo: Governing party parliamentarian of Sri Lanka Namal Rajapaksa says that the youth have an enormous responsibility to ensure the success of post war reconciliation.

Addressing a conference on youth and reconciliation, Rajapaksa has explained that the government has endeavored through its 3Rs programme - Rebuilding, Rehabilitation and Reconciliation to win the hearts and minds of people, of all ethnic groups in the country.

"The 3 R's approach has enabled us to build bridges among different ethnic groups," he has said.

"I am certain that our youth will ensure that incidents such as the ones that destroyed our nation will never happen in the future because our youth today are empowered to lead this nation, as one united team," he has added.

Rajapaksa has pointed out that the youth are the life blood of a country and the perceptions they carry into their adulthood will determine whether, that nation will prosper or not.



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
SriLankan Airlines suspends flights to Paris and Frankfurt as it continues to re-structure and review its network
-- [18 minutes ago]
Sacred Buddha relics returns to Pakistan after month long exposition in Sri Lanka
-- [29 minutes ago]
U.S. government trains Sri Lankan officials on counterproliferation of weapons of mass destruction
-- [1 hour and 5 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka International Gem and Jewellery show, FACETS 2016 in September
-- [8 hours ago]
Deputy Minister Eran Wickramaratne speculated to be next Central Bank Governor
-- [9 hours ago]
All lands in the North held by forces except the strategically important ones will be returned - Defense Secretary
-- [9 hours ago]
Sri Lanka, India's AP governments to work together to promote tourism
Tamil Nadu police seize abandoned boat used to ferry Sri Lankan refugees
Beverages to be color coded according to the sugar content
Government subcommittee recommends changes to the management of Sri Lanka's national carrier

Copyright © 2000, 2012 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.