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::

* Main opposition party of Sri Lanka appoints Muslim economist as Chairman
Wed, Jan 8, 2014, 10:00 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Jan 08, Colombo: Sri Lanka's main opposition United National Party (UNP) today appointed the Kegalle District parliamentarian Kabir Hashim as the Chairman of the party, UNP General Secretary Tissa Attanayake said.

The UNP Working Committee that met today has made this appointment.

MP Hashim, a consultant economist before entering politics, filled the vacancy created by former Chairman Gamini Jayawickrama Perera who resigned from the position recently.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka's 2017 Budget to fulfil development goals and peoples aspirations
-- [2 hours ago]
The latest Rum Punch collection Active POP in stores now
-- [3 hours ago]
SLFP condemns NP Chief Minister's campaign, says need to rethink powers to provinces in new constitution
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's Central Bank ensures foreign investors get full control of troubled CIFL
-- [4 hours ago]
Health Ministry agrees to demands of Heart and Lung Observers Association
-- [5 hours ago]
Two Bangladesh naval ships arrive at Sri Lanka port on goodwill visit
-- [5 hours ago]
Suspect in the murder of Lasantha Wickrematunge further remanded
-- [5 hours ago]
PM hopes to reach agreements with New Zealand benefitting Sri Lanka during visit
-- [6 hours ago]
Notices issued for over 950 premises for mosquito breeding on first day of Dengue Control Week
Sri Lanka Bar Association to take legal action against media organizations for slandering judges

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.