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Fairway Galle Literary Festival 2017 gets underway

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January 13, 2017 05:12 pm

The Fairway Galle Literary Festival 2017 opened on the evening of Wednesday, January 11 with invitees and participants being treated to a grand display of Sri Lankan dance ...


‘Gosha- Beat to Beat’ ; Evening of percussion drums, songs

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January 09, 2017 11:58 am

‘Gosha – Beat to Beat’, an evening of percussion drums, songs and serenity presented by Limini Weerasinghe will come alive at the Bishops College Auditorium on...


Princess Diana letter about troublesome son Harry sold at auction

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January 06, 2017 12:00 pm

LONDON A collection of handwritten notes by the late Princess Diana, one of which reveals that her younger son Prince Harry was constantly in trouble at school, went under the h...


New Year's Eve celebrations

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January 04, 2017 12:05 pm

Captured here are New Year's Eve celebrations which took place around the island. The following were captured at the Mount Lavinia hotel, Kingsbury Hotel and at Jetwing Blue...


New Additions at the Galle Lit Fest, Win Free Festival Passes

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January 03, 2017 10:57 am

The organisers of the Fairway Literary Galle festival have announced  three new additions to the programme,” the release states: “Kate Tempest is a...


Battery Dance Company in Sri Lanka

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December 28, 2016 03:31 pm

Jonathan Hollander of  New York’s world renowned Battery Dance Company took centre stage at a talk for fellow dancers at the American Center on December 9. The vetera...


Pop singer George Michael dies at 53

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December 26, 2016 06:42 pm

The news of George Michael’s untimely death dominated traditional and online news titles around the globe as many millions of people were still relaxing with fam...


Galle Face Christmas tree unveiled at ceremonial tree lighting

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December 26, 2016 06:30 pm

The construction of the World's tallest artificial Christmas tree at Galle Face despite delays was ceremonially unveiled this evening over the weekend. The 57-meter ...


VoetLights dinner at the Cinnamon Grand

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December 23, 2016 06:37 pm

The Bar Association’s annual VoetLights dinner was held with full attendance by the legal fraternity at the Cinnamon Grand Hotel last week.  Pix by Nilan Mali...


Pop singer Richard Marx uses rope to restrain unruly flight passenger

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December 23, 2016 02:48 pm

American singer Richard Marx has said he had to restrain a fellow passenger on a Korean Air flight, after the man allegedly attacked others onboard, BBC reported The inc...


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Fairway Galle Literary Festival 2017 gets underway

The Fairway Galle Literary Festival 2017 opened on the evening of Wednesday, January 11 with invitees and partic...

‘Gosha- Beat to Beat’ ; Evening of percussion drums, songs

‘Gosha – Beat to Beat’, an evening of percussion drums, songs and serenity presented by Limini Weer...

Princess Diana letter about troublesome son Harry sold at auction

LONDON A collection of handwritten notes by the late Princess Diana, one of which reveals that her younger son Prince...

New Year's Eve celebrations

Captured here are New Year's Eve celebrations which took place around the island. The following were captured at ...



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