20 of the world’s most beautiful World Heritage Sites

May 1, 2013 at 10:53 am

(CNN) – You heard of the two guys who recently opted in to a two-year, $1.5 million holiday? These are some of the sights they’ll be privy to. Luxury website VeryFirstTo.com unveiled its £990,000...

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Ambassador Wickramasuriya meets with Chair of US House Foreign Affairs Committee

April 30, 2013 at 4:34 pm

Ambassador Jaliya Wickramasuriya on Friday (April 26, 2013) met with Congressman Ed Royce, the Chairman of the United Sates House Foreign Affairs Committee in Washington. Ambassador briefed Rep. Royce...

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Sri Lanka Embassy Celebrates Avurudu – Traditional Sinhala & Tamil New Year

April 27, 2013 at 6:09 pm

Members of the Embassy Staff and their families celebrated the traditional Sinhala & Tamil New Year on April 14, 2013 at the Sri Lanka Residence, Washington DC. Ambassador Jaliya Wickramasuriya and...

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April 26, 2013 at 3:23 pm

External Affairs Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris had discussions at Marlborough House in London with Mr. Kamalesh Sharma, Secretary General of the Commonwealth, about the arrangements well under way for the...

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Terrorism is terrorism, understand its true nature – President

April 26, 2013 at 7:45 am

The only way to eliminate the scourge of terrorism from the world is to understand its true nature and fight it for what it is, instead of giving terrorism various definitions and tags, President Mahinda...

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It’s Time For U.S. Policy Toward Sri Lanka To Be More Symmetrical

April 24, 2013 at 1:40 pm

By Ajith Nivard Cabraal Sri Lanka’s economy is growing at about a 7.5% annual clip, with low inflation and a per capita income of US$ 2,923. We are striving towards a per capita income of over $4,000...

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