Reconciliation Week at Colombo Vivekanada


A simple ceremony was held at Colombo Vivekananda National School to observe the Reconciliation Week. Principal Rajamanypillai Rajalingam presided.State Minister V.Rathakrishnan was the Chief Guest. Opposition Leader R.Sampanthan was Guest of Honour.

Jaffna University holds 32 nd Convocation


The 32 nd Convocation of the Jaffna University was held at the Campus premises on Jan 10. Chancellor Emeritus Professor Dr. Pathmanathan was the Chief Guest. Vice Chnacellor Vasanthy Arasaratnam presided. 2151 students received their degrees. 164 students received post graduate degrees while 284 students were external students.

Completion of Good Governance ; Special Poojas at Thiru koneswaram


- By S.Kathiravan

Special poojas were held at sacred and historic Thirukoneswaram to invoke the blessings of Lord Siva on the completion of two years of good governance of the National Unity Government led by President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe. The special poojas were organized under the patronage of the officials of the Provincial Department of Culture.

Pakistan Maritime Security Ships in Colombo port


Two Pakistan Maritime Security Ships (PMSS) HINGOL & BASOL arrived at Colombo Port yesterday for a 4-day port call from 05-08 January 2017. The visit is a display of goodwill and aimed at strengthening and augmenting the existing strong relationship between Sri Lanka and Pakistan.






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