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 declares Social Integration Week from tomorrow to promote national unity
Sun, Jul 13, 2014, 12:50 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 13, Colombo: The Sri Lankan government for the 3rd consecutive year has declared the week from July 14 to 20 as Social Integration Week to promote social integration and co-existence to create a united nation.

This year's Social Integration Week will be held under the theme 'National Unity through Social Integration' by the Ministry of National Languages and Social Integration.

Last year the Ministry had successfully carried out activities island-wide with the assistance of the government Institutions and other stakeholders under theme "Education for Social Integration".

This year also several activities and programs such as Kite Festival, Launching of Trilingual Magazine, Inter-School Speech Competitions etc., will be held during the Social Integration week.

Under the scheduled programs, two provincial centers for the Northern and Sabaragamuwa provinces will be opened. The center for the Northern Province is at Kilinochchi and the Sabaragamuwa center at Kuruvita.

The inauguration ceremony will be held tomorrow at the Royal residence of King Parakumbahu (Wijayanthi Prasada) in Polonnaruwa.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Australian company invests US$ 10.5 million in Sri Lanka to manufacture oats based products
-- [9 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka Tamil party discusses resolving ethnic issue with Indian Foreign Minister
-- [27 minutes ago]
Sri Lankan government purchases potato harvest from Uva Province farmers
-- [1 hour and 12 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka's main opposition UNP appoints electoral organizers
-- [1 hour and 21 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka introduces new low sulphur Super Diesel to the market
-- [1 hour and 49 minutes ago]
New Zealand Bar Association concerned over Sri Lanka top lawyer's security
-- [7 hours ago]
Sri Lanka suspends on-arrival visa facility for four Ebola-affected countries
-- [8 hours ago]
Junior heath sector workers of Sri Lanka state hospitals call off the strike
-- [8 hours ago]
Vietnamese parliamentary delegation visits Sri Lanka parliament
Sri Lanka condoles with Japanese people on landslide tragedy

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.