Tag: President

Afghan ambassador calls on President

Afghan ambassador calls on President

Dec 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to Sri Lanka M. Ashraf Haidari has called on ... Read More

MIDDLE EAST ENVOYS CALL ON PRESIDENT

MIDDLE EAST ENVOYS CALL ON PRESIDENT

Dec 10, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Envoys belonging to the Middle East Ambassadors’ Forum called on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential ... Read More

President returns from India

President returns from India

Dec 1, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - President Gotabaya Rajapaksa arrived in the country last night from India after concluding his first official ... Read More

Sri Lanka votes for president in shadow of Easter Sunday attack

Sri Lanka votes for president in shadow of Easter Sunday attack

Nov 16, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Sri Lankans are going to the polls to choose their new leader, seven months after a ... Read More

President defends pardoning Royal Park murder convict

President defends pardoning Royal Park murder convict

Nov 12, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Royal Park murder convict was granted presidential pardon following many requests made by religious leaders, former ... Read More

Bolivian President Evo Morales resigns amid fraud poll protests

Bolivian President Evo Morales resigns amid fraud poll protests

Nov 11, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Bolivian President Evo Morales has resigned amid turmoil following his disputed re-election last month. On Sunday, ... Read More

President to join Emperor Naruhito’s enthronement ceremony

President to join Emperor Naruhito’s enthronement ceremony

Oct 22, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - President Maithripala Sirisena, who is currently in Japan on an official tour, is set to attend ... Read More

President set to leave for Japan on official tour

President set to leave for Japan on official tour

Oct 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - President Maithripala Sirisena is set to leave for Japan this evening on an official tour. President ... Read More

Catalan protests: Region’s president urges immediate halt to violence

Catalan protests: Region’s president urges immediate halt to violence

Oct 17, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The president of Spain's Catalonia region has called for an immediate halt to violence, as protests ... Read More

Hong Kong protests: President Xi warns of ‘bodies smashed’

Hong Kong protests: President Xi warns of ‘bodies smashed’

Oct 14, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - China's president has issued a warning against dissent, saying any attempt to divide China will end ... Read More

“President forgot support rendered by the UNP” – Navin Dissanayake

“President forgot support rendered by the UNP” – Navin Dissanayake

Oct 14, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Minister Navin Dissanayake says President Maithripala Sirisena has forgotten the support rendered by the United National ... Read More

President calls for SLFP Executive Committee meeting tomorrow

President calls for SLFP Executive Committee meeting tomorrow

Oct 3, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) leader President Maithripala Sirisena has called for a SLFP Executive Committee ... Read More

President, Gotabaya, MR & Basil to meet for talks

President, Gotabaya, MR & Basil to meet for talks

Sep 28, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A special discussion will take place between the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa, ... Read More

Laffeer elected President of Veterans TT for 19th time

Laffeer elected President of Veterans TT for 19th time

Sep 23, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Veteran TT player M.M.M. Laffeer was elected President of the Veterans Table Tennis Association of Sri ... Read More

Egyptians protest against President Fattah al-Sisi

Egyptians protest against President Fattah al-Sisi

Sep 21, 2019

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Tear gas has been fired to disperse demonstrators in Egypt, at some of the first protests ... Read More