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Sunday, July 1, 2007
Vol. 42 - No 05
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Century-old prison going to Pallekelle
The 131 year-old Bogambara Prison will finally be relocated in Pallekelle with construction to begin in the near future. The total cost of the project is estimated to cost Rs.3,500 million while the prison would have all modern facilities. The Cabinet has approved a memorandum submitted by Justice and Law Reforms Minister Amarasiri Dodangoda in this regard.
Gampola being an ancient city and by gone days it was known as Gangasiripura (Town with river beauty). Gampola is almost as important as Kandy. Being a popular tourist destination, Kandy has many hotels catering to up market clientele and also for various walks of life. But leaving Kandy on the Gampola-Nuwara Eliya Road, there are no top hotels till you reach Nuwara Eliya.
Poson at Sri Dalada Maligawa
The Temple of the Tooth Relic of the Buddha, the Sri Dalada Maligawa is a hallowed place of worship for all Buddhists the world over. Yesterday, as Sri Lankans marked Poson Purapasaloswaka Poya, The Sunday Times visited the Sri Dalada Maligawa to witness the special Poson programme. Poson Poya is significant because it was on such a full moon Poya day that Mahinda Maha Thera set foot in Sri Lanka.
Paradise lost
The Kandy Times spoke to a few former Trinity rugby stalwarts to obtain their views on the 2007 Bradby since they had lost the custody of the coveted Trophy after two years. Ajith Abeyratne – The second leg was a fantastic game. Royal played in characteristic style with their forwards and kept it tight. They had the character to stick to their game plan even when things were going against them.

Artists of repute: Are they a dying breed?
SLT to monitor untangling phone lines from trees
Takeover of estate hospitals continuing
Masks soon for school traffic cops
Courts round
Workshops for field veterinarians
Few teachers, little English for students
Teachers complain of indifferent regional officers
Road going to pieces, say residents
Waste disposal pump house draws protests
Chambers moving ahead with Kandy development
Tough Central Bank regulation compel stringent rules on lending
CIMA opens new office in Kandy
Sanford – improving education quality in the hills
NOLIMIT’s “Win Your Wheels” promo in Kandy
Kandy Perahera in July open the door for good winter traffic
Three decades of Hezonite
Kandy’s Fr. Cletus to be Bishop of Ratnapura
Why have we forgotten this great monk?
Her life was full of love and beauty
Torn between two towns
What do you do with a book like this?
Free ocular lenses for needy patients
Theli Thuda
SLC’s Kandy development programme goes on
The match that Asif sent Lanka reeling
Running into record books
Dr. Neil Halpe walks down memory lane

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