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First copies of Dalada Maligawa presented to the President

The first copies of the two volumes of the books on the Dalada Maligawa – The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, written by late professor Anuradha Seneviratna were presented to President Mahinda Rajapaksa by Vijitha Yapa, Chairman of Vijitha...
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Murali celebrates farewell at Heritance Ahungalla

The Heritance Ahungalla hosted a celebratory welcome back party in honour of the first man in the world to take eight hundred career wickets in Test cricket, Muttiah Muralitharan. Upon the conclusion of the Test match in Galle, Murali returned...
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Healthy Japanese lunches at Nihonbashi

Nihonbashi has introduced hassle-free lunches especially for the busy professional, that ensure choosing what to eat is not only quick and easy, but also healthy. Located in the heart of commercial Colombo, with stylish Sushi & Tempura Bars, Nihonbashi restaurant...
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Spa Ceylon opens at Casa Colombo

Spa Ceylon has just opened their third spa at the exclusive Casa Colombo Boutique Hotel. Conveniently located in Colombo 4, Spa Ceylon Casa Colombo features traditional Sri Lankan motifs, ornate Moorish ceilings, spa suites outfitted with over-sized spa beds, antique...
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Chekhov monument unveiled at Grand Oriental Hotel

  A monument of Anton Pavlovich Chekhov, the Russian short story writer and novelist was unveiled at the Grand Oriental Hotel. This was as part of the celebrations to mark Chekhov’s 150th birth anniversary. The occasion also marked 120 years...
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European Chef Mats to create magic at the Mount Lavinia Hotel

  Chef Mats will create exciting and innovative dishes at Mount Lavinia Hotel with both colour and design totally inspired by the richness of centuries old Scandinavian culinary traditions. Scandinavian food is simple, satisfying and also healthy since locally grown...
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Second cycle of Geoffrey Bawa Awards for Architecture

The aim of the Geoffrey Bawa Awards for Architecture held once in three years is both to foster the production of good architecture and to encourage its wider appreciation in the community. The inaugural cycle took place in 2007 and...
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Amaya Lake wins Presidential Award

Amaya Lake, bagged the top spot in its category at the Presidential Awards for Travel and Tourism, 2009, winning the award for ‘Tourist Hotels Star Classified Deluxe Accommodation – 4 Star.’ This awards ceremony recognises both individuals and organisations that...
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Odel opens its initial public offer

Odel presented an opportunity for the public to share in its success as a premium lifestyle brand when they formally opened an initial public offer, becoming Sri Lanka’s first fashion retailer to go public....
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A Russian musical festival at the Galle Face Hotel

The Galle Face Hotel hosted a musical festival with soloists of the Moscow Soloists Ensemble for the 2nd consecutive year in collaboration with The Embassy of the Russian Federation and The Russian Cultural Centre in Colombo....
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