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::

* India must enter into constructive dialogue with Sri Lanka - Janatha Party leader
Wed, May 21, 2014, 11:25 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 21, New Delhi: India's Janatha Party leader Subramanian Swamy has called on the incoming central government to closely cooperate with Sri Lanka to counter terrorism in the region, especially the threat from the Islamic fundamentalists from Pakistan.

"India must enter into constructive dialogue with Sri Lanka and on counter-terror strategy in the sub-continent particularly in view of the fact that many Pakistani trained Islamic fundamentalists from Sri Lanka are sneaking into India to carry out terrorist attack in Tamil Nadu," Swamy said in a statement.

On the 23rd death anniversary of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi, who was assassinated by LTTE, Swamy, a strong supporter of Sri Lanka, lauded the Sri Lankan government for completely wiping out the militant group from the island nation, Press Trust of India reported.

"Today the nation should compliment the Government of Sri Lanka for completely decimating the LTTE and destroying their organization."

He also called for counter-terror strategies in the sub-continent against the backdrop of the recent train blasts in in Chennai Railway Station in which one was killed and over a dozen injured.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka to launch two projects to enhance power sector capacity
-- [10 minutes ago]
India to contest Sri Lanka court's death sentences of fishermen through legal process
-- [6 hours ago]
Sri Lanka to establish a new Vessel Monitoring System (VMS) to monitor fishing boats
-- [7 hours ago]
India pledges Rs.10 million as immediate relief for Sri Lanka landslide victims
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka national carrier receives first of six new A330-300 on order
-- [8 hours ago]
New mission chiefs to Sri Lanka express condolences on Koslanda landslide
-- [9 hours ago]
Catholic Church of Sri Lanka rejects reports of president influencing the church to stop papal visit
Madhu Road - Thiruketheeswaram sector of Sri Lanka's Northern Railway line tested
Pakistan offers assistance to the Sri Lankan landslide victims
Coalition party of Sri Lanka's ruling alliance to abstain from voting for the budget

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.