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 observes Earth Hour
Sat, Mar 29, 2014, 08:54 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Mar 29, Colombo: Sri Lanka will join the world and observe the Earth Hour tonight to show its commitment with the world to save the planet by raising awareness about global warming and encouraging public to control fossil fuel combustion.

Joining the countries of the eastern hemisphere of the world, Sri Lanka will switch off non-essential lights at 8:30 p.m. local time for an hour.

The organizers of the event say Earth Hour 2014 aims to show the actions that people, businesses and governments world-wide are taking to reduce their environmental impact. Thereby establishing and encouraging others to join an interconnected global community engaged in dialogue and resource sharing that generates real solutions to environmental challenges.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Leo Burnett Sri Lanka named 'Agency of the Year' at the Effie Awards
-- [15 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka President emphasizes need to further consolidate relationship with Pakistan
-- [39 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Cricket revises Dhanushka Gunathilaka's ban
-- [1 hour and 2 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka to strengthen the laws against Indian fishermen poaching in Sri Lankan territorial waters
-- [8 hours ago]
Education Minister warns the teachers inciting students against the Teacher Transfer program
New prison complex complying with international standards opened in deep South
Sri Lanka's Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy named Central Bank Governor of the Year South Asia
President says all programs to protect environment will be implemented expeditiously
Sri Lanka SEC to enforce more stringent stock market rules from next year
Sri Lanka Cricket confirms Pakistan T20 to be played in Lahore

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.