Britain is expected to appoint a special ‘envoy’
shortly to engage in the Sri Lanka peace process as
it seeks to play a bigger role in the search for a
political solution, highly placed political sources
Anura Bandaranaike who attacked Indian High
Commissioner Nirupama Rao, and Stassen Group
Chairman Harry Stassen Jayawardene who successfully
challenged the Indian envoy's intervention in
the purchase of the Apollo Hospital at a function
held in honour of Commonwealth Finance Ministers
this week, together with Mr. Rajan Britto, Chairman
of Aitken Spence, a company owned by the Stassen
Lotteries Pvt Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of the National
Lotteries Board (NDB), has made a thumping loss of 556
million rupees since its incorporation two and half years
ago and last week decided...
An exciting display of sevens rugby by the Sri Lankans
enabled them to enter the quarter final and meet Thailand
for a place in the semi final on the final day of the
eighth Singer SriLankan Airlines...
newly established past Benedictine Choral outfit,
Voice.Print is all set to produce Up Where We
Belong – a choral concert that will include
a variety of music encompassing the 70s, 80s and
90s right through to contemporary styles.
have all heard about Sigiriya and perhaps you
have visited it. It is a small village ten miles
off Dambulla in the district of Matale. Visitors
go there nearly everyday to climb its huge rock
of ancient fame and see the beautiful paintings
on a part of its walls as...
is well- known for his novel directorial efforts
in both cinema and the small screen.Veering
way from the usual hackneyed themes based on
family issues, this talented director has touched
upon themes relating to history, long forgotten
traditions and customs of our land.
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