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 condoles Japan landslide deaths
Thu, Aug 21, 2014, 10:25 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Aug 21, Colombo: Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday mourned the loss of lives and destruction due to the devastating landslides that struck Hiroshima, Japan on Wednesday .

"My thoughts go out to the families of those killed and affected by the landslides in Hiroshima, Japan, yesterday," President Rajapaksa said in a twitter message.

At least 39 people, including at least three children, have been confirmed dead after a series of landslides struck Hiroshima in the pre-dawn hours Wednesday.

"Sri Lankans also suffer from landslides. Thatís why the collaboration between our countries on this specific issue is so important," the President said.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Four Indian Navy ships arrive at Sri Lanka's Trincomalee Port on a training mission
-- [38 minutes ago]
India, Sri Lanka agree to extend ongoing project assisting war-affected women in East
-- [50 minutes ago]
Deputy FM denies China's claim that Sri Lanka agreed to resume port project
-- [1 hour and 11 minutes ago]
Suspected attacker of Sri Lankan President's brother remanded
-- [1 hour and 44 minutes ago]
Sri Lankan PM tours Tamil heartland in a reconciliation bid
-- [3 hours ago]
Former chief of Sri Lanka Air Force questioned on controversial MIG aircraft deal
-- [4 hours ago]
Fitch Affirms HSBC Sri Lanka Branch at 'AAA(lka)'; Outlook Stable
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lankan Prime Minister says decision on proposed electoral reforms within 10 days
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lankan legislator blames former defence secretary for editor's murder
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Freedom Party senior says disciplinary action against party members who attended Ratnapura rally
-- [5 hours ago]

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.