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 Lankan President to hold bilateral talks with Indian PM
Sun, May 25, 2014, 01:48 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 25, Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa is expected to have a one-on-one discussion with India's new Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he visits New Delhi tomorrow.

President Rajapaksa will leaves for New Delhi Monday to attend the Mr. Modi's swearing in ceremony at the Rastrapahti Bhawan.

Mr. Modi has invited all the leaders of SAARC countries and he has expressed his intention to hold bilateral talks with each of them following the ceremony.

The President is also expected to hold discussions with Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom.

He will also call on Indian President Pranab Mukherjee before returning to the country on Tuesday.

External Affairs Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris, Secretary to the President Lalith Weeratunga, Minister Arumugam Thondaman, Monitoring MP Sajin Vass Gunawardena and Foreign Secretary Kshenuka Seneviratne will accompany the President, the External Affairs Ministry officials said.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lanka to create a joint mechanism to reduce child molestation and violence against women
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's computer literacy rate is gradually increasing in all sectors- Census department report
-- [6 hours ago]
FAO launches awareness program for Sri Lankan fishermen on preventing illegal fishing
-- [7 hours ago]
All Party Conference will be convened to approve the delimitation report - Minister
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka parliamentarian Jayantha Samaraweera arrested and remanded until 5th October
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's India funded free emergency ambulance service launched in Colombo district
-- [8 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President stresses citizens' right to information in preventing fraud and corruption
-- [9 hours ago]
Court extends remand of Chanuka Ratwatte and four others
Former Sri Lankan President's son Yoshitha Rajapaksa granted permission to travel abroad
Fitch places Distilleries Company of Sri Lanka on rating watch negative

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.