President outlines two challenges:
Rehabilitation livelihood renewal
Sri Lanka-Myanmar sign MoU on tourism promotion :
President Mahinda Rajapaksa currently on a State
visit to Myanmar said that his latest challenge is to rehabilitate
the war torn region and bring normalcy to the lives of the people.
The 30 year old cruel war against terrorism cost 100,000 lives, he
Where Golden links entwine
Myanmar and Sri Lanka are closely linked through
the religious and cultural heritage of the two nations.
Pirates capture ship with Lankans
At least seven Sri Lankans are believed to be on
board a cargo ship hijacked by suspected Somali Pirates off the
coast of the Gulf state of Oman on Saturday.
Bodies to be brought to Lanka, compensation for kin
Arrangements have been made to bring the bodies
of five Sri Lankans who died in a major road accident in Riyadh-Dammam
Highway in Saudi Arabia on Thursday night to Sri Lanka, authorities