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Northern Sri Lanka: Road to Recovery

Between 1983 and 2009 a never-ending military conflict between the Sinhalese government forces and the paramilitaries of the LTTE (Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam), who fought for independence of the majority of Tamil inhabited areas, raged mainly in the north of Sri Lanka. 405 more words

Southeast Asia

Oi Ella

Voi tätä onnea. Onnea olla taas vuorten ympäröimänä. Vihreitä teekukkuloita silmän kantamattomiin, sumuisia vuorten huippuja , raikas tuulenvire. Voin taas hengittää. Olo on yhtä aikaa todella energinen ja seesteinen. 794 more words


Scotland, Tea and Compassion in Action

In 1852 18 year old James Taylor left Kincardineshire to be an assistant supervisor on a coffee plantation on Sri Lanka (then known as Ceylon). He learned about growing tea when he visited India, planted his first tea garden in 1867 and established the first tea factory in 1872. 515 more words



  • 200 g cuttle fish
  • 1 onion
  • 2 cloves of garlic
  • 1 tsp ginger
  • 3 tsp oil (coconut or vegetable)
  • 100 ml coconut milk
  • 1 tsp chili powder…
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Names of Sri Lanka

Throughout history Sri Lanka has been known under various names, given by different nations in time…


Lanka was the classical name bestowed on the island by the Indian epic Ramayana. 250 more words

Tourism In Sri Lanka

Sun, sea and sand in Sri Lanka's south (part one)

Having worked my way from the west coast to the east coast to the centre of Sri Lanka, it was time to head south with the other four members of The Stephens, after exploring  1,106 more words