Month: July 2015

It is surprising that even 8 years after the war, the situation remains the same in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka. The ICRC’s micro economic initiative for persons affected by the conflict, particularly the women-led household programme is trying to bring lives of directly and indirectly conflict-affected people to as normal as possible. The…

Asian School Chess winners meet President

Students who won silver and bronze medals at the 11th Asian School Chess Championship met President Maithripala Sirisena today (July 23) at the President’s Official Residence. The President expressed admiration for their talents to win the tournament held in Singapore with the participation of 19 Asian countries. President Sirisena also presented gifts to the winners.…

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