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Learn to Play the Thammattama
2nd edition: a lesson book for beginning South Asian Drumming! Basic Patterns progressing to Solos and Duets. This is a practical lesson book for the uninitiated into Sri Lankan music who wants to learn to play but cannot currently find a teacher ...more
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Pakistan's 79th National Day celebrated in Sri Lanka
Mar 23, Colombo: The High Commission of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the Pakistani community based in Sri Lanka celebrated the 79th National Day of Pakistan on Saturday with traditional fervor and resolve to make Pakistan a strong, vibrant, progressive, democratic and welfare state....
Engineering Nexus' fourth meetup: Open Source and Beyond Building Smarter QE Platforms
Mar 23, Colombo: The fourth edition of "Engineering Nexus" is set to take place on 26 March 2019 at the Sysco LABS Engineering Center....
Sri Lanka's sovereignty and independence protected in Geneva - PM
Mar 23, Colombo: Protecting Sri Lanka's sovereignty and independence and declaring the trust in our justice system at the UNHRC in Geneva, this government clearly fulfilled Sri Lanka's first Prime Minister D.S. Senanayake's objective of an independent country, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said....
Navy arrests three persons with over 1500 kg of illegal Beedi leaves
Mar 23, Colombo: Sri Lanka Navy during a search operation in the sea has arrested three individuals in the possession of over 1500 kilograms of illegally smuggled beedi leaves. ...
SriLankan Airlines scores the second hat-trick at Golden City Gates Awards 2019
Mar 23, Colombo: SriLankan Airlines, the National Carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the oneworld alliance, reaffirming the global appeal and innovativeness of its marketing communication endeavors yet again, won three awards at Golden City Gates Awards 2019 at ITB Berlin...
Human Rights Commission thanks Finance Minister for allocation of funds to make state buildings accessible to disabled
Mar 23, Colombo: The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) expressed their appreciation to the Minister of Finance Mangala Samaraweera for considering their request and allocating funds in the 2019 Budget to make state buildings and transportation accessible to persons with disabilities....
'Wilpattu is a national treasure, punish me if I destroyed it'- Minister Bathiudeen
Mar 22, Colombo: Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen says the Wilpattu Forest is an asset to the country and a huge campaign is being waged to falsely accuse him of destroying a national treasure. ...
Sri Lanka mineral deposits in Pulmoddai will not be sold, transferred or privatized - Minister Bathiudeen
Mar 22, Colombo: Sri Lanka's famed Pulmoddai mineral deposits will not be sold, transferred or privatized and will continue to vest with the public, Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen asserted. ...
Cloud seeding over Mausakelle Reservoir successfully creates rain in central Sri Lanka
Mar 22, Colombo: The Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) today (22) launched the first cloud seeding project to successfully create artificial rain over the catchment area of Mausakelle Reservoir in central Sri Lanka. ...
Court order to detain 12 for questioning over a plot to assassinate a Tamil politician
Mar 22, Colombo: A Sri Lankan court today allowed the police to detain 12 people and question over a plot to assassinated a Tamil politician....
Sri Lanka Tamil party demands to include foreign judges in war crimes probe
Mar 22, Colombo: A day after the UN again adopted a consensus resolution granting Sri Lanka two more years to implement the commitments it made in 2015 resolution, the main Tamil party, Tamil national Alliance on Friday demanded the state to adhere to the commitments and include foreign judges in a judicial mechanism to probe the alleged war crimes. ...
JVP, UNP talk on 20th Amendment to abolish executive presidency
Mar 22, Colombo: Sri Lanka's Marxist party, Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) held talks with the ruling United National Party (UNP) today regarding the 20th Amendment to the Constitution seeking abolition of the executive presidency....
Enterprise Sri Lanka first Mobile Service on Saturday at Weligama
Mar 22, Colombo: The Finance Ministry has initiated a program to provide mobile services island wide to accelerate the generation of entrepreneurs under the Enterprise Sri Lanka program strengthened through the 2019 budget presented by the Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera. ...
ComBank wins its 19th Global Finance 'Best Bank in Sri Lanka' award
Mar 22, Colombo: The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has been adjudged Sri Lanka's Best Bank in 2019 by the USA-based Global Finance magazine, giving the Bank its 19th such accolade from this entity alone. ...
Sri Lanka signs agreement for US$ 989 million loan from EXIM Bank of China for Central Expressway project
Mar 22, Colombo: Sri Lanka today inked an agreement with the EXIM Bank of China for a concessional loan of US$ 989 million for the construction of the Section one of Central Expressway Project from Kadawatha to Meerigama. ...
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