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PM addresses UN Ocean Conference

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday (5th June) addressed the United Nations Ocean Conference being held in New York from 5th – 9th June. In his ...

Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake visits India

Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake on his first visit overseas as Minister of Foreign Affairs, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and held discussions...

Floods have no adverse impact on Tourism in Sri Lanka

The floods and landsclides which caused damage to lives and properties in some parts of the country have spared the tourist areas of Sri Lanka. The floods...

Hilton Signs Landmark Deal for Six Hotels in Sri Lanka

Hilton today signed six management agreements with Melwa Hotels & Resorts Private Limited to manage three Hilton Hotels & Resorts and three Double...

Regional Consular Office of the Foreign Ministry opens in Jaffna

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs opened its Regional Consular Office in Jaffna at the District Secretariat yesterday, Thursday 26 January 2017.

The opening ...

WHO certifies Sri Lanka malaria-free


Colombo, 5 September 2016: In a remarkable public health achievement, Sri Lanka was today certified by WHO on having eliminated malaria, a lif...


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Sri Lankans in Germany celebrate Sinhala & Tamil New Year

04 May 2017
Sri Lankans in Germany celebrate Sinhala & Tamil New Year

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Berlin together with the Sri Lanka community and friends of Sri Lanka celebrated the Sinhala and Tamil New Year in a truly festive atmosphere on Saturday, 29 th April 2017 at the Embassy premises.


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Sinhala and Tamil New Year Festival organized by the Consulate General of Sri Lanka.

21 April 2015
Sinhala and Tamil New Year Festival organized by the Consulate General of Sri Lanka.

Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Frankfurt organized a Sinhala and Tamil New year festival on 18th April 2015. H.E. Karunatilaka Amunugama, Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Germany and Switzerland participated as the Chief Guest.



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