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::

* Journalist shot in Sri Lanka
Sat, Feb 16, 2013, 05:00 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Feb 16, Colombo: An unidentified group of men have reportedly shot Sunday Leader journalist Faraz Shauketaly, Friday night.

Local media reported that Shauketaly was admitted to Kalubowila Hospital and is being treated for gunshot injuries. He is reportedly in a stable condition.

The motive for the shooting is not known and no one has been arrested yet. Police are conducting investigations into the shooting.



ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka's Marxist party asks people to make relief provided in interim budget permanent
-- [1 minutes ago]
Sri Lankan government revokes a US$ 16 million order for a new aircraft for presidential use
-- [45 minutes ago]
No 'His Excellency' for Sri Lankan President
-- [2 hours ago]
Protesters block upcountry train service in Sri Lanka
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Housing Minister orders independent audit at his ministry to detect fraud
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Army recruits Tamil youth as tradesman
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's controversial Chief Justice says he has not retired, resigned or vacated his office
Sri Lanka Bar Association defends removal of Mohan Peiris from Chief Justice post
A leak reported in Sri Lanka's main oil pipeline
Sri Lankan government to introduce fuel pricing formula in line with market prices

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.