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Black and white beauties

In commemoration of International Photography Day which falls on August 19, veteran photographer L. H.R. Wijetunga will present an exhibition of 30 portraits in black and white. The exhibition will be held on August 19, 20 and 21 at the Lionel Wendt.

Urgent need of a kidney

N. Shamendra Michael Gunewardena, 47 years, who is suffering from end-stage renal disease is in urgent need of a kidney for a transplantation to save his life. Shamendra’s blood group is A+ (positive), but according to his doctors a kidney from a donor with A- or O+ could also be used after matching.
Any kind donor who is interested in donating a kidney to save his life may please call : 0776215361 or 011-2775697.

Representing Sri Lanka in Bhutan

Senior Minister for Urban Affairs A.H.M. Fowzie represented Sri Lanka at the SAARC Home Ministers’ conference held in Thimpu, Bhutan recently. He is seen here with the Bhutanese King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wanchvck and his fiancée.

Rukshan back on stage with his originals

Rukshan Perera will take the stage once again with yet another concert of his original compositions.
‘Rukshan Perera Live in Concert II’ will be held on August 28, at the Bishop’s College auditorium.
This concert is in aid of “Colours of Courage Trust” that is raising funds to build a Cancer Hospital in Jaffna. Tickets are now available at Torana (Liberty Plaza, and Majestic City), Park Street Mews, Commons, and Video International (Nawala). For further information please call 0773057220 or 0777744950.

Guest speaker at the Asian Entrepreneurs’ Association meeting

Dr. Russell Sage from Perth, Australia will be the guest speaker at the Asian Entrepreneurs’ Association meeting on Tuesday, August 16 at the NCC Hall, 59, E.S. Fernando Mawatha, Colombo 6 at 6.30 p.m. He will speak on Biblical prophecies, the current world recession etc.

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