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Exemplifying the Case for Investments on Young People on World Population Day

“A sustainable future depends on having resilient populations, which cannot be achieved without investments in young people” – Dr. Babatunde Ositomehin, UNFPA Executive Director and Under-Secretary General… 485 more words


Journeys - Part 2 by Devika Fernando

From Christina: Recently Sri Lankan writer Devika Fernando shared with us a few thoughts — and photographs — from her trip from the town of Kandy to the capital city of Colombo. 874 more words

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Colombo fort

Colombo Fort is the commercial center of Colombo district which are locations for the Colombo stock exchange, World Trade center, the headquarters of Bank of Ceylon and many other interesting places. 153 more words

Bank Of Ceylon

Shopping in Pettah Town

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I’ve never had a shopping experience like it! Even though we live in London, one of the world’s shopping hubs, it doesn’t compare to Colombo retail. 58 more words

Rajakpakse ropes in ex-UN war crime experts to probe civil strive

COLOMBO: President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Thursday directed a Commission of Inquiry appointed by him to probe the roles of Sri Lankan army and the rebel Tigers, during the nearly 30 year war, for alleged violation of international humanitarian law. 296 more words