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::

* President congratulates Sri Lankan cricket team for winning Asia Cup
Sun, Mar 9, 2014, 09:42 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Mar 09, Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa congratulated the Sri Lanka team over winning the Asia Cup by beating Pakistan by five wickets in the final played in Dhaka yesterday.

The President personally telephoned the Sri Lanka team in the Bangladesh capital, immediately after the final match last night.

"Congratulations on your great victory, you have once again made Sri Lanka proud. All Sri Lankans join me in extending the warmest greetings to the members of our national team. We wish you similar success at the T20 World Cup tournament as well," he told the Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews.

Sri Lanka remained unbeaten throughout the five-nation championship tournament.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Australia sends Sri Lankan boatpeople home
-- [2 hours ago]
NDBIB becomes Lanka's first investment bank to manage offshore IPO
-- [2 hours ago]
Tamil Nadu CM writes to Indian PM seeking immediate release of fishermen 'abducted' by Sri Lanka Navy
-- [3 hours ago]
French Naval Ships 'Mistral' and 'Courbet' leave Sri Lanka
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lanka state doctors' union insists on abolishing SAITM, will resort to strike if demands not met
President opens pharmaceutical production plant of Celogen Lanka in Kandy
Sri Lankan President says will not allow disrespecting Buddhist monks through social media
Charges for dengue laboratory tests revised island wide
Ramazan celebrated with a deep sense of fellowship and co-existence - PM
Sri Lankan Airlines ranked 81st among top 100 airlines

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.