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I was invited for tea the other day with a Sikh family in a town in a London suburb and offered a few varieties of biscuits among a few other sweets.
It is this exploration of food - both as a source of sustenance and a repository of memories - in the context of war that makes Handmade, a cookbook published by Palmera, a not-for-profit organization based in Australia, different from the other Sri ...
Kolkata: The Indian cricket board (BCCI) is banking on the support of Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Zimbabwe and the West Indies to prop up the 'Big Three' formula, which will help India get maximum revenue from world ICC's income when the world body's ...
AS THE country prepares to sever its ties with the European Union, Kingston has found itself a new Asian partner in the form of the Sri Lankan city Jaffna. Kingston Council has announced it is twinning with the city in a bid to build ... "Kingston has ...
Handmade trains its lens on 34 women from across the war-torn north, interweaving their stories of struggle and survival with recipes representative of the ...

AS THE country prepares to sever its ties with the European Union, Kingston has found itself a new Asian partner in the form of the Sri Lankan city Jaffna.
"Urban flooding poses a serious challenge to development and the lives of people, particularly the residents of the rapidly expanding towns and cities in developing countries." The occurrence of floods is known to be the most frequent among all natural ...
Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka says an Urban Development Plan that brings economic benefits has been implemented in the country.
The annual accounts of the struggling finance company, the City Finance corporation Ltd (CFCL) was rejected by shareholders for the second year in succession after directors were unable to respond convincingly to a barrage of questions over missing ...
Thousands of fishermen and their families launched a fresh protest over the Colombo Port City project last week saying their livelihoods would be affected if.
India held discussions with Sri Lanka and Bangladesh on cooperation in wide variety of energy related areas, the government said in a statement October 5. Indian oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan met Sri Lankan prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and ...
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - Raul Barrios of City Harvest came to Jaya Jayathunga's Tompkinsville store, Lanka Grocery, a few month ago.
Sri Lanka's Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has always been a friend of India even at a time when most Sinhala political leaders disliked New Delhi for its support of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam.
For this, a city's spiritual heritage will be identified, developed and marketed. All these towns will then run along a religious corridor, which can then be showcased to tourists.
Having opened operations in Sri Lanka in March, Vista Rooms has built a network of branded stays in the country with over 200 properties across 25 cities. The rapid growth in Sri Lanka is an apt testimonial to Vista Rooms' aggressive growth plans ...
The fishermen from Jegadapattinam in Pudukottai district, who had set out in two boats were fishing in Gopuratheevu off Neduntheevu in Sri Lanka, when they were arrested and taken to Kangesan port there, for inquiry, fisheries Assistant Director, Sekar ...

'Whatever the army saw, they destroyed': looting and loss in Sri Lanka's civil war. In an extract from his memoir, A Long Watch: war, ... A Tamil Tiger flag flies in the northern city of Jaffna during Sri Lanka's civil war. Photograph: In Pictures ...
New Delhi: India is working on a slew of proposals aimed at strengthening bilateral energy engagement with Sri Lanka including setting up an Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) terminal and a dedicated City Gas Distribution (CGD) network in the neighbouring ...
It's been a busy month for some of Mumbai's chefs. Pastry chef Pooja Dhingra was on a culinary adventure to Paris where she was joined by chef Manu Chandra.
Chennai: Diligently moving her hands and interweaving the reed straws to make baskets and boxes, Geethangani Perera, one of the Sri Lankan artisans at the ...
Migration will feature prominently on her trip to Sri Lanka and India. In July, the State Secretariat for Migration said it would apply more stringent criteria for granting Sri Lankan nationals - mostly ethnic Tamils - refugee status. The decision was ...
ECONOMYNEXT - A dredger has arrived in Sri Lanka to start reclaiming 269 hectares of sea off the capital Colombo. Sri Lanka's Geological Survery and Mines Bureau has issued a license for start mining sand on September 26, the firm said. China Harbour ...
At the 71st United Nations General Assembly sessions in New York President Maithripala Sirisena proudly announced that Sri Lanka is a free, independent and sovereign nation with territorial integrity, his speech also appeased the hearts of ...
About 15,000 Tamils attended a rally in Jaffna, a city in the north of Sri Lanka, on September 24, Tamilnet reported. The rally, supported by a range of Tamil ...
Go Home Home, Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000 ... Sept 29, Colombo: Sri Lanka's leading freight forwarder Expo Freight (EFL) recently received top honors for its sustainable warehousing design with accreditation as Sri Lanka's ...
28/09/2016 - Colombo, Sri Lanka: The Sri Lanka Red Cross Society's (SLRCS) Colombo Branch, in partnership with Oxfam Sri Lanka carried out yet another ...
The Singapore delegation comprised representatives from top hotels, cruise liners, attractions, airlines and Destination Management companies (DMCs), which travelled to the cities of Colombo in Sri Lanka and then to the Indian cities of Pune, Ahmedabad ...
Sri Lanka boasts vast tea plantations in the rainy hills in Nuwara Eliya and Horton Plains; luxurious beaches along the west coast in towns like Bentota, and in southern cities like Galle, along with wild, natural surfer's paradises on the east coast ...
In 2015, Singapore Tourism Board (STB) crossed a milestone of one million visitors from India. To sustain and grow tourist traffic from the Indian market, STB recently organised a 10-day, six-city road show across key markets in India and Colombo in ...
Sri Lanka boasts vast tea plantations in the rainy hills in Nuwara Eliya and Horton Plains; luxurious beaches along the west coast in towns like Bentota, and in southern cities like Galle, along with wild, natural surfer's paradises on the east coast ...
Sept 27, Galle: The United States has supported the long-term preservation of Sri Lanka's World Heritage Site of Galle Dutch Fort through a project funded by the U.S.
Colombo [Sri Lanka], Sept. 27 (ANI): Sri Lanka's national carrier, SriLankan airlines commences its services between the Pakistan's Lahore city and Colombo from today, in a bid to enhance its focus on the Asia and the Middle East region. ... Expressing ...
After meeting here with Sri Lankan Minister of international Trade Malik Samarawickrema and other officials, Sitharaman said that Sri Lanka's decision to scrap a joint venture coal power plant project will not deter India's future investment plans in ...
... nominate officials and attestation by the individuals nominated. Inner City Press has asked Ban's spokesman if Ban's son in law Siddharth Chatterjee made this attestation with regard to his activities in Sri Lanka -- without answer. We'll have more ...
Sept 27, 2016 (LBO) - Sri Lanka is pushing ahead with ambitious Megapolis development plans keeping in mind the need to strengthen public sector capacity, a senior government official said.
Ban's spokesman Stephane Dujarric has refused to provide basic information about the promotion, and about Chatterjee's military activities in Sri Lanka. Nor has he responded to Inner City Press' written request for information or to interview ...
Kigali City residents living in informal dwellings could soon acquire decent homes under a new initiative by the authorities, the real estate sector players and other key stakeholders.
Sri Lankan crime investigating police officers prepare to exhume the remains of murdered newspaper editor Lasantha Wickrematunge at a cemetery in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2016, following a court order for a fresh investigation.
The port city is located halfway between Europe, Africa and East Asia, so it could become an international business and trade hub.
Speaking at the inauguration ceremony, Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said that the Techno City was Sri Lanka's first step towards development and it will help promote Sri Lanka's strategic location in the region. He invited all Sri ...
ECONOMYNEXT - Sri Lanka's has confirmed tax breaks for an expanded China Port City, originally promised by the ousted Rajapaksa regime, under a law which the current administration has said it will not use in the future.
Cities bloom in China's economic spring. View(s): ... We were at Tiananmen Square on Sunday August 28 - hours after we arrived in Beijing on a ten-day tour organised by the Chinese embassy for 17 Sri Lankan journalists. The crowd at Tiananmen Square ...
Sept 24, Colombo: Sri Lanka's capital city of Colombo is the fourth Fastest-Growing Destination City in the world according to the annual Mastercard Global Destinations Cities Index released Thursday. According to the Index Sri Lanka's commercial hub ...
Bangkok looks certain to pip London to the title of world's most popular city for travellers, with an estimated 21.47m international overnight visitors expected by the end of the year.
Some 20 Tamil political prisoners held in Sri Lanka have gone on a hunger strike protesting against their detention, prison officials said.
Shares in Colombo City Holdings PLC (CM:PHAR) rose to 3-years highs; gaining 14.97% or 130.20 to 1000.00. Shares in CIC Holdings PLC (CM:CIC) fell to 52-week lows; falling 7.56% or 7.40 to 90.50.
EKALA, Sri Lanka -- On a weekday afternoon, a public health team attached to a mobile malaria clinic makes its way in a vehicle down a narrow street in Ekala, a congested factory town of light and heavy industry north of Colombo, the Sri Lankan capital.
Sri Lanka business and economy news as it breaks. We pioneered Online Business Media properties in Sri lanka and proud owners of the respected brands ...
Colombo: Sri Lankan Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, on Thursday launched the first phase of the construction of 'Techno City' in the outskirts of the national capital, which will be the "technological hub" of the ambitious multi-billion dollar ...


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