OMLANKA

Latest Headlines

 

Desmond Tutu turns 87

Desmond-Tutu-turns-87-700-01

Former South African archbishop Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu has turned 87 years old. He is currently undergoing treatment in a hospital in Cape Town for prostate cancer. Birthday greetings from all parts of the world were received by him at the hospital.

He is hailed by Nelson Mandela as "our voice of conscience."

Tutu's office had said he was in good spirits and hoped to go home in a few days. On Saturday, the foundation named after Tutu and his wife Leah wished him a "speedy" recovery.

nanthi-travels-ad-300-06

Father of Jaffna Co-operative Movement Veerasingam remembered

A simple ceremony was held in Jaffna to commemorate the 54 th death anniversary of the Father of the Jaffna Co-operative Movement V.Veerasingam. President of...
Read more

UN officials in Mullaitheewu meet civil society activists

United Nations officials visited Mullaitivu on Wednesday and met civil society activists and held discussions about their problems. They also met with the members of...
Read more

Governor Cooray orders probe into financial fraud by Ananthi Sasitharan

Governor of Northern Province Reginald Cooray has appointed a three member committee to probe a financial fraud allegedly committed by former Minister of the Northern...
Read more

EP Governor pays last respect to slain police constable in...

EP Governor Rohitha Bogollagama paid last respect to slain Police Constable late Ganesh Dinesh who was killed in Vavunatheewu recently. His funeral was held at...
Read more

Vanakkam23

© 2018 OMLANKA. All Rights Reserved.

Please publish modules in offcanvas position.