March 17, 2012 at 11:09 am | Lanka C News.
Parliamentarian Mr R. Sampanthan, the Leader of Tamil National Alliance has sent an epistle to Mrs Hillery Clinton the U.S. State Secretary, requesting her to follow a tough policy during the Human Rights Convention in Geneva, to do justice to the Tamil community in Sri Lanka. While appreciating U.S.A. for the service done to his community, he has mentioned that, further assistance is needed from U.S.A. in future, to fulfill justice to the Tamil People. By this letter he also expects that, U.S.A. will further assist regarding the L.L.R.C. report, and for a political solution with a reasonable division of power. Mr Sampanthan has sent this letter, following the request made by U.S.A., to take a vote on the proposal regarding Sri Lanka, on the 22nd of March during the Human Rights Convention in Geneva.
The commission of public utility has published the method of 25% from the electricity as advised by H E president Mahinda Rajapaksa. Accordingly, the fuel surcharge of 10-40% charged on domestic uses will be removed. The unit charge of all the categories have been reduced.
Sri Lanka ports authority says that in the year 2014, there have 116.861 vehicles been un-loaded in Hambantota harbour. Out of these, 19.628 vehicles are for Sri Lanka and 97,233 are for re-exporting. Hambantota harbour started its’ function in June 2012 and during the year 31 ships have come to the harbour. In 2013, 137 […]
The President Mahinda Rajapaksa is scheduled to leave to Vatican this week to invite the Pope officially for his visit to the country on the 13th January.He is scheduled to land in Katunayake International airport at 9 a.m and will leave to with Eminence Bishop , Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith to the Bishop’s house and have lunch […]
It is learnt that several Sri Lankan sportsman who had gone to participate in the Asian games had not returned. About 20 or more had got disappeared in Japan.
A Member of the Northern PC Thurairasa Ravikaran has given an account of war crimes to the UNHRC in Geneva on the 14th of this month.He had verbally given an account of war crimes about killing of civilians in north and east.He had submitted a 40 page submission.He had spoken between 2.30 and 4.00 pm […]