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The Chinese Funded Port City of Colombo

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Built on a large tract of land reclaimed from the sea, the Chinese funded Port City of Colombo is part...

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Dancing to Heal

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Sri Lankan lore has it that healing of mind and body can be achieved through dancing. The country's traditional forms...

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Magnificent Dalada Perahera

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Dalada Perahera, the most colourful of all Buddhist processions, in Sri Lanka, was held recently. Our shutterbug captured these magnificent...

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Cinnamon, The Most Valuable Spice

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Considered to be superior to the other variety called cassia, Ceylon cinnamon is known internationally for its unique quality, aroma,...

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Still Number 1 On Lonely Planet

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Sri Lanka’s tourism industry, a major income generator is limping back to normalcy. Kishu Gomes, Chairman of the Sri Lanka...

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The Buddhist Convention of the Bodu Bala Sena

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The Bodu Bala Sena held its Sivu Hele Maha Samuluwa, (Buddhist Convention) at the Bogambara Grounds in Kandy on July...

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SF combatants showcase skills

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The latest passing out parade of the Sri Lanka Special Forces was held at the Maduru Oya SF training camp on...

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A Faith Strengthened

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St. Anthony's Kochchikade, was declared open after renovations following the April 21, Easter Sunday bomb blasts.  Here, the faithful gather...

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In Solidarity

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Muslims the world over will celebrate the feast of Eid-ul-Fitr in the first week of June this year.  It brings...

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To School, on the “Ele Friendly” Bus

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Living cheek by jowl with wild animals is often a tricky business.   They invade your homes in search of food...

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A Day of Deep Sorrow

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It was the holiest of days for the Christian community and the most joyous!  Easter Sunday is the culmination of...

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A Test Of Mettle

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Elite police commandos, who are leading the country’s war on drugs, from the front, held a tattoo at an STF...

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