capital of Sri Lanka

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the capital and largest city of Sri Lanka

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Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India] Aug 04 ( ANI ): Prime Minister Narendra Modi's promise to Sri Lankan Tamils was fulfilled on Friday when national carrier Air India on Friday connected two historical destinations- Varanasi and Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka.
Khartoum, 20 September (SUNA) - The Secretary-General of the Council of African Parties Dr .Nafie Ali Nafie met Saturday with the Sri Lankan President of as part of the reception organized for heads of delegations and dignitaries participating in the meetings of the Third Session of the General Assembly of the International Conference of the Asian Political Parties held in Colombo, capital of Sri Lanka during 18 - 21 of the current September.
The portal Beatona will be honored at a special ceremony to be held in Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka in October, to be attended by that country's head of state.
The Great Chronicle, the Mahawamsa, describing the life and times of our people, traces back the local government systems to the reign of King Pandukabhaya in the 4th Century BC, during which period, Anuradhapura was established as the first capital of Sri Lanka. Two systems of local government were put in place to administer the city and the villages.
The airport can accommodate Airbus A-380, the biggest passenger liner in service, and is part of ambitious plans to turn the district of Hambantota, the home constituency of President Mahinda Rajapakse, into the new commercial capital of Sri Lanka.
On day four, guests will head to Polonnaruwa, the medieval capital of Sri Lanka, to visit a wood-carving factory followed by an afternoon elephant safari at the Chena Cultivation.
Additionally, among the many varied and astute Sri Lankans who have taken the time to meet Solamon's visiting executives were the General Manager of Sri Lanka Energies, Mr SC Diddeniya; the Chairman of the Sri Lanka Sustainable Energy Authority, Dr Kithsiri Dissanayake, and its Director General, Dr Thusitha Sugathapala in Colombo, the picturesque capital of Sri Lanka, which translated in English means Blessed Island.
In accordance with IDB's keenness in promoting Islamic finance, it approved some $3.9 million as a contribution to the paid-up capital of Sri Lanka's first Islamic commercial bank.
Ban Ki-moon made the remarks shortly after arriving in Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, late on Friday.
A large group of 30 monks from Rakhine led by Ven.Santanat and Lokarak-khapuggali arrived in Sirivaddhanapuri, the then capital of Sri Lanka. It was 1697 A.D.
In Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, it was business as usual.
On a weekend excursion to Kandy, an ancient capital of Sri Lanka before the colonial era, we visited the Don Bosco Institute.
A very powerful bomb blast at Rajagiriya on Friday, about 1.5 kilometers from the administrative capital of Sri Lanka, apparently targeted the country's central bank, which is temporarily housed in the area, witnesses said.
The Prince of Wales was shocked and saddened last night after terrorists bombed the capital of Sri Lanka just hours after he left the city for Nepal.
Clarke last night denied the allegations in a statement from his home in Colombo, capital of Sri Lanka.