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Synonyms for Colombo

the capital and largest city of Sri Lanka

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He added in the last five years, the fares to Colombo from GCC states had dropped by almost 40-50 per cent.
Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces, a subsidiary of India-based Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) (BOM: 500850), has announced the change of name of Taj Airport Garden Hotel, Colombo, to The Gateway Hotel Airport Garden Colombo.
Some 440 millimeters of rain lashed the capital Colombo by Thursday morning, leaving most parts of the city under floods.
Mumbai services will depart at 02:10 and arrive in Colombo at 04:45, the return service will leave at 20:45 and arrive back in Mumbai at 23:20.
Speaking at a press conference in Colombo, Majali said the new service will provide added connectivity from Colombo to Bahrain and thereby to other Middle Eastern destinations.
AaAaAa Peter Hill Oman Air's Chief Executive Officer said that Oman Air operating flights to Colombo is part of the company's plans and strategies to promote tourism activity in the Sultanate by connecting Muscat with a number of international tourism capitals and countries in a bid to make Oman, a tourist destination while going to or coming back from these cities.
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate the 42nd Consultative Committee Meeting (CCM) of Colombo Plan here today.
THE CONTEXT FROM WHICH Gianni Colombo (1937-1993) emerged was that of late-'50s Milan, where, after the period of art informel, artists were attempting to make work that reflected new ideas about how we perceive time and space, drawing not only on the legacy of Futurism but also on Gestalt theory and scientific studies.
Aquamarine, a luxury cruise ship, belonging to Louis Cruise Line of Cyprus, the fifth largest cruise operator in the world, on its maiden voyage, with 500 passengers, berthed in Colombo recently.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Colombo officials have called on the Iranian companies to launch wide-scale activity in projects in the northern parts of Sri Lanka to help the South Asian nation reconstruct the country, Iran's envoy to Colombo announced on Saturday.
Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, is to resume flights to Colombo in Sri Lanka, starting in January 2010.
At least two people have been killed and 44 others injured after two Tamil Tiger aircraft attacked the Sri Lankan capital Colombo, officials say.
One officer and five other members of Sri Lanka's Civil Defense Force were killed Sunday in a suicide attack on a small CDF office at Wattala in a northern suburb of Colombo, police and the military said.
The new schedules will allow Kingfisher to provide London-originating passengers with through flights to Colombo via Bangalore.
A packed crowd watched the cruel spectacle in which the gentle giant also had to dance to music and play instruments at an animal park in the Sri Lankan capital Colombo.