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58 editor President Mahinda Rajapaksa, in a letter to the South African President Jacob Zuma has expressed condolences on behalf of the Sri Lankan people on the death of former South African President Nelson Mandela. Given below the complete text
In interviews, government ministers and top officials say hosting the Commonwealth summit "signals Lanka arrives on world stage". A banner headline in the state-controlled Daily News quotes a combative President Mahinda Rajapaksa as saying he has "
The Commonwealth Summit began in Sri Lanka Friday, but the row over human rights breaches in that country will not go away. Sri Lankan President http://www.allvoices.com/
Vavuniya district took oaths yesterday before Northern Provincial Council Chief Minister C.V.Vigneswaran. He took his oaths at the Vali Southwest Pradesha Sabah head office. Inthirarasa was the last elected Northern Provincial Council Councilor to
03 editor "During my visit to all parts of the country, North, East, South, and West I was able to speak freely and openly with ministers, government officials, religious leaders, and most importantly ordinary citizens from all sections and walks
A former political proxy for Sri Lanka's defeated Tamil Tiger rebels has swept the country's northern provincial election in what is seen as a resounding call for wider regional autonomy in areas ravaged by a quarter century of civil war.
It's a fever that Sri Lankan Tamils have waited to catch for a quarter of a century. Sri Lanka's Northern Province will go to the polls on Saturday: historic elections that are almost certain to see the oppositional Tamil National Alliance (TNA) come
42 editor The UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has welcomed holding the provincial elections scheduled for 21 September in Sri Lanka, particularly in the Northern Province, where these are the first elections since the creation of Provincial
Sri Lanka will not allow any country to act against India's interest from its soil, President Mahinda Rajapaksa has said, looking to address New Delhi's concerns about China's presence in the island nation. In an exclusive interview to HT four days
Elections to the Northern, North Western and Central provincial councils of Sri Lanka will be held on September 21, it was announced in Colombo on Thursday. All political parties contesting the polls have filed their nominations. Even as debates