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 resumes flights to Karachi after fresh attack
Wed, Jun 11, 2014, 12:45 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

June 11, Colombo: Sri Lanka's flag carrier Sri Lankan Airlines has resumed flight operations today to Karachi airport in Pakistan after suspending the service due to the fresh attack at the airport Tuesday.

Accordingly, flight UL 183sheduled to leave Tuesday 6 am will leave today at 9 am, while another flight is scheduled to leave for Karachi at 4pm today.

Gunmen on motorbikes attacked security training camp just outside the airport Tuesday, a day after the militants attacked a cargo terminal of the airport. The Sunday night gun and bomb attack left 38 dead, including 10 attackers.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lankan government not to interfere in the functions of the Central Bank
-- [4 minutes ago]
Sri Lankan government budget praised for efforts to boost exports
-- [16 minutes ago]
CPJ asks Sri Lankan President to ensure improved climate for press freedom
Sri Lanka parliament will be dissolved after April 23 - PM
Government to resolve potable water problems in Batticaloa district soon
Sri Lanka, UK seek enhanced economic and technical cooperation
Sri Lanka's Speaker calls for a special parliament sitting on Monday to debate removal of Chief Justice
Commonwealth Secretary General arrives in Sri Lanka on a three-day visit
US Assistant Secretary of State Nisha Biswal to arrive in Sri Lanka on Monday
Sri Lanka's John Keells to continue Waterfront property project without gaming facility

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.