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 Lankan government in touch with Indian political leaders - Minister
Sun, Apr 13, 2014, 09:11 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Apr 13, Colombo: The Sri Lankan government is in touch with the leaders of political parties in India who may come to power at India's general elections, a government minister has said.

Cabinet spokesman and Mass Media and Information Minister Keheliya Rambukwella has said that the government is holding a series of talks with the leaders of India's mainstream political parties including Narendra Modi, the leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party and Prime Ministerial candidate for 2014 Lok Sabha elections.

Minister Rambukwella has told Ceylon Today that the government is holding talks with Modi as he is expected to be the next Prime Minister of India.

He has said that the government is closely monitoring the situation developing in India and setting up a political platform accordingly.

"We are having a series of dialogues with all the Parties that are contesting for the general elections in India. After all, they are our neighbors and holding discussions is a continuous process," the Minister was quoted as saying.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka needs to increase revenues to maintain current economic growth - IMF
-- [29 minutes ago]
U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka hopes to advance America's interests at the UN
-- [1 hour and 12 minutes ago]
Tamil Nadu CM writes to Indian PM again on Sri Lanka Navy arresting 50 Indian fishermen
-- [6 hours ago]
Malaysian firm to invest in a hybrid power project in Sri Lanka's North
-- [6 hours ago]
Vatican confirms Pope's visit to Sri Lanka January 12 -15
-- [8 hours ago]
Students' Collective at Open University of Sri Lanka lodges a rights complaint
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Election Commissioner to meet party secretaries tomorrow on Uva PC elections
-- [9 hours ago]
Conduct an audit regarding seized drugs, opposition asks Sri Lankan government
Malinga decides to play for Mumbai Indians at CLT20
Main opposition to visit Sri Lanka state enterprises without prior notice

Copyright © 2000, 2014 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.