May 31, 2011 at 7:52 pm | Lanka C News.
Representative from Russian Federation, Konstantin Dolgov welcomed the steps taken by the Sri Lankan government to address the allegations.
Pakistani diplomat highlighting the HRC11/1 report on official development assistance to help Sri Lanka fight poverty noted that the international community owed it to Sri Lanka to assist it and to rid the country of the scourge of terrorism.
Malaysian and Bangladesh representatives also spoke in support of the post war undertakings by Sri Lanka
The tiger Diaspora is to bring a resolution to the European parliament to establish a Tamil Eelam government within Sri Lanka.This has been suggested as the LTTE ban has been lifted by the European Union together with two other proposals.
Jathika Hela Urumaya party has cautioned the government that in the event the proposals made by them are not accepted they would not support candidate Mahinda Rajapaksa in the forthcoming presidential election.The media spokesman for the party Nishantha Sri Warnaasinghe had confirmed their stand.
It is learnt that Minister Dullas Alahapperuma has been very busy canvassing for President Mahinda Rajapaksa in the forthcoming presidential election.Addressing a meeting with high officials of the government he had said that while canvassing there is no time for meals and sleep,He said that he had not had a rice meal for one […]
On the night of the Budget day Minister Wimal Weerawansa participated in the ITN channel’s Chat N Music the very popular programme and gave it a start with the song”Desa Nilipul Thema”.For the video please refer the Sinhala edition.
As the presidential election is due to be held in early January the Pope’s visit to Sri Lanka is in the balance.The Pope is scheduled to come on the 14th January. The Bishops are discussing on this to arrive at a final decision.