Schema-Root.org logo

 

  cross-referenced news and research resources about

 president of Sri Lanka

Schema-Root.org logo
images:  google   yahoo YouTube
spacer

updated Tue. May 23, 2017

-
Yusuffali MA said he will also be holding meetings with Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe to update them about Lulu's future plans in the country.
In the past few weeks, India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi has met his Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe in New Delhi and, more recently, in Colombo.

Modi visited Sri Lanka on May 11 and 12 at the invitation of President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to inaugurate the International Wesak Ceremony, the country's main Buddhist festival.
May 23, Colombo: Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena vehemently condemned the terrorist attack on a Manchester musical concert, that claimed the lives of 22 civilians and injured scores more.
Expressing condolences over the Manchester terror attack, President Maithripala Sirisena today said killing innocent civilians for political gain was heinous.
US President Donald Trump is to meet the leader of the Palestinian Authority, Mahmoud Abbas, on the final day of his visit to the Middle East.

Colombo: Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena has ordered the law enforcement agencies to take stern action against those responsible for carrying out the current spate of attacks against Muslims and damaging their places of worship.
The issue of people smugglers will be among the topics of discussion during a three-day visit to Australia by Sri Lanka's president. Maithripala Sirisena is due to arrive on Wednesday and will spend time in Sydney and Canberra. It's the first time a ...
May 22, Colombo: The petition filed by two civilians against the president of the government Medical Officers Association Dr.
Muslim Ministers and MPs in the government would meet President Maitripala Sirisena to discuss action that should be taken against anti-Muslim sentiments, which they said was rising once again.
Sri Lankan president to begin visit to Australia today. Mon, May 22, 2017, 11:20 am SL Time, ... on 23rd May, will conclude on 26th May.
Former Sri Lankan president Chandrika Kumaratunga to deliver lecture in Dhaka on good governance ... May 22, Colombo: Former Sri Lankan president Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga has arrived in Dhaka Sunday morning on a four-day visit.
May 20, Colombo: Sri Lanka's president Maithripala Sirisena today said the government will take measures to inspect all locations, which are alleged to be holding individuals said to be gone missing, if the authorities are provided with the information ...
Around the same time, President Maithripala Sirisena reiterated that his government remained committed to protecting the foremost place accorded to Buddhism in Sri Lanka's Constitution. Both the President and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe have ...
It came after he hinted to Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) ministers that no Cabinet meetings would take place until the reshuffle was made.
Saturday, May 20 - President Maithripala Sirisena has spoken of establishing a special commission to look into missing persons in the Norther Province.
The most recent government-appointed panel the Paranagama Commission in 2013 said nearly 19000 people have disappeared.

Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena, center, speaks during a ceremony to pay homage at the national war heroes memorial in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Friday, May 19, 2017. Sri Lanka marked the eighth anniversary of the end of its bloody civil war on ...
Sri+Lankan+artists+meet+President+Sirisena. Friday, 19 May 2017 - 16:15. Sri Lankan artists meet President Sirisena.
The chairpersons, secretaries and members of Public Service Commission, elections Commission, National police Commission, Audit Commission, Sri Lanka human rights Commission, finance Commission, Delimitation Commission and National ...
The world leader in suicide attacks from the 1980s through the early 2000s, the Tigers killed a sitting Sri Lankan president, an Indian Prime Minister, and thousands of Sinhalese, Muslims and Tamils they considered threats. Known for their zealous ...
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Nepalese president Bidhya Devi Bhandari joined Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena at United Nations Vesak Day celebrations in Sri Lanka. Held from May 11-14 on the theme of "Buddhism, sustainable ...
A special discussion was held under the patronage of Secretary to the President P. B. Abeykoon to look into the issues of the internally displaced persons and resettle the displaced persons in the Mannar district, at the Presidential Secretariat ...
Following a request from the Dutch government for Sri Lanka to provide services of Sri Lankan navy for the Netherland Navy brigade serving in Indian Ocean off Somali coast on a payment basis, President Maithripala Sirisena as the Minister of Defense ...
Beijing: Sri Lanka, which attended the just concluded Belt and Road Forum in Beijing, has backed India's concern over the Kashmir issue, saying it is difficult for New Delhi to accept the $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) as it goes ...
May 16, Colombo: Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena today sought a concerted effort from all quarters cooperating with the government to fight the ...
"Two years into President Sirisena's term, Sri Lanka's fragile hopes for lasting peace and cooperation across party and ethnic lines are imperilled," ICG stated in its report "Sri Lanka's Transition to Nowhere." Sirisena came to power in January 2015 ...
Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena (left) welcomes Nepali President Bidya Devi Bhandari during a tea reception organised by the former in his official residence in Kandy of Sri Lanka on Monday, May 15, 2016. Photo: RSS. Kathmandu: President ...
Sri Lanka lost the EU concession in 2010 after then-president Mahinda Rajapaksa rejected demands from the international community to address human rights abuses allegedly committed during a 2009 offensive to crush a Tamil insurgency.
The European Union announced Tuesday it is restoring a preferential tax concession for goods imported from Sri Lanka that it withdrew seven years ago over ...
Chinese President Xi Jinping today assured Sri Lanka development assistance as the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation drew to a close in the Chinese capital.
May 16, Singapore: President of Singapore Tony Tan has inspected the two Sri Lankan navy ships which are currently berthed at the Port of Changi yesterday (May 15).
The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) faction in the government has decided to appoint its own Cabinet spokesman, indicating the increasing differences it has with the United National Party (UNP).
May 15, Beijing: China has pledged to fully support the development efforts of Sri Lanka including the development of its ports and shipping sector as the island nation plays a significant role in international maritime transport.
During the last weekend, President Xi Jinping unveiled his pet project, presented in a rather confusing jargon, 'One Belt One Road', in Beijing.
The Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka, Qatar Chapter held its Annual Members' Night 2017 titled "CONGREGARE 2017" on May 11 in Doha.
May 15, Colombo: President Maithripala Sirisena has summoned the presidential task force appointed to combat dengue to convene immediately to discuss means and ways to combat and control the rapidly spreading mosquito-borne disease.
May 15, Colombo: President Maithripala Sirisena says if anyone is dreaming to form governments in the wake of people brought by buses to fill a ground then it ...
Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena on April 27 cracked open one of the most horrendous problems confronting mankind-the world's endless wars.
May 14, Kandy: Nepal and Sri Lanka are excellent pearls hung in the Indian Ocean which should have greater connectivity, said Nepal President Bidhya Devi Bhandari Sunday addressing the closing ceremony of the 14th UN Vesak Day Celebrations.
Paris - Before the just-concluded French presidential election, the United States' National Public Radio (NPR) requested that I give an interview about the outcome.
MR not for destabilizing PCs: Isura, Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa does not want to destabilize the Provincial Councils (PCs) administered by the United ...
May 13, Colombo: Sri Lanka' President Maithripala Sirisena said the country's health sector is facing problems due to unrestricted leaving of doctors and nurses for foreign jobs.
Upon arrival at Bandaranaike International Airport, President Bhandari was welcomed by Sri Lankan Minister for Justice and Buddha Sasana, Wijayadasa ...
Colombo, May 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena here ahead of the "International Vesak Day" celebrations where the Indian leader will be the chief guest.
Denying attempts to form a "small group" of nations taking part in the Belt and Road initiative of which the $50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is a part, President Xi said China plans to build it as a road to peace and link his country to ...
May 13, Colombo: There will be a cabinet reshuffle that is favorable to the country, a government minister has said. Minister of Health and Cabinet ...
"Delighted to meet President @MaithripalaS in Colombo," tweeted Modi, who arrived here earlier on a two-day visit aimed at reinforcing the traditional connect between India and Sri Lanka at a time when China is seeking to make inroads in the island nation.
Colombo, May 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena here ahead of the "International Vesak Day" celebrations where the Indian leader will be the chief guest.
During the visit, she will hold a meeting with Sri Lankan president Sirisena. While in Thailand, President Bhandari will pay respect to the Late King Bhumibol Adulyadej by presenting condolences wreath at the royal funeral urn at the Grand Palace in ...


spacer