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::

* Vatican confirms Pope's visit to Sri Lanka January 12 -15
Tue, Jul 29, 2014, 10:10 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 29, Vatican City: The Vatican today confirmed the dates for Pope Francis' trip to Sri Lanka next year.

The Holy See Press Office said in a Communiqué that accepting the invitation from the civil authorities and the Episcopate, the Pope will make an Apostolic Trip to Sri Lanka from 12 to 15 January.

Early this year Pope Francis accepted an invitation from Cardinal, Malcolm Ranjith to visit Sri Lanka.

Following the visit to Sri Lanka, the Pope will visit Philippines from 15 to 19 January 2015.

The Vatican said the program for his second Asia trip will be published shortly.

Pope Francis is scheduled to visit to South Korea from 14 to 18 August 2014.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Northern Province CM says a federal system will unite Sri Lanka and not divide
-- [1 hour and 23 minutes ago]
JCI launches BIZMEET 2016 to promote ethical business practices
-- [1 hour and 47 minutes ago]
Biggest threat to media freedom in Sri Lanka is media itself - PM
-- [2 hours ago]
Tamil Nadu CM seeks Indian PM's intervention to get 34 fishermen released from Sri Lanka
-- [3 hours ago]
Special security and traffic plan enforced in Colombo and Galle for May Day
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lankan defense delegation to DSA2016 discusses maritime security with Malaysia
-- [3 hours ago]
Norway opens market for Sri Lankan fish exports with the lifting of EU ban
-- [4 hours ago]
PM summons Media Minister and Secretary on 'joint opposition' statement
-- [4 hours ago]
Ceylon Chamber to commence third batch of Italian Language Course on May 14
Sri Lanka political parties gear up to mark the May Day amid heavy security

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.