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Christmas Celebrations 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 01 December 2016 18:48

Christmas Celebrations 2016

Last Updated on Thursday, 01 December 2016 18:51
 
Sri Lanka winners to receive special award from Her Majesty The Queen PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 30 November 2016 17:55
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Queens young leaders

The Queen’s Young Leaders Programme is today delighted to reveal that 60 young people from across the Commonwealth, including Rakitha Malewana and Senel Wanniarachchi from Sri Lanka, have been selected to receive a prestigious Queen’s Young Leaders Award.

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Last Updated on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 18:09
 
New Sri Lankan High Commissioner Amari Wijewardene presents credentials to Queen Elizabeth II PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 16 November 2016 17:43

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Sri Lanka's new High Commissioner to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Amari Mandika Wijewardene presented her Letter of Credentials to Queen Elizabeth II on 15 November 2016 at a ceremonial event held at the Buckingham Palace.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 06 December 2016 20:30
 
Deepavali, 'festival of lights' celebrated in London PDF Print E-mail
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The High Commission of Sri Lanka in London celebrated Deepavali on 31 October 2016 amidst a large gathering of the Sri Lankan community.

The event commenced with the blessings conducted by Rev. Ramanada Kurukkal. Addressing the gathering, Rev. Ramanada kurukkal appreciated the High Commission's efforts in organizing the event to celebrate this important Hindu cultural festival.

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The contemporary relevance of the legacy of Anagarika Dharmapala and its contribution to the spread of Buddhism PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 29 September 2016 12:47
Keynote address delivered on the occasion of the 90th Anniversary of the London Buddhist Vihara & the 152nd birth anniversary of Anagarika Dharmapala on 17th September 2016 at the London Buddhist Vihara by Sugeeshwara Gunaratna, Deputy High Commissioner -Sri Lanka High Commission, London. (Transcript of Speech)
 
 
Last Updated on Thursday, 29 September 2016 13:08
 
Sri Lanka promotes high-end gems & jewellery at the biggest jewellery show in London PDF Print E-mail
Sunday, 11 September 2016 17:44

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Sri Lanka showcased a premium collection of gems and jewellery items during the 2016 edition of the International Jewellery London (IJL), the biggest jewellery show in the United Kingdom, which was held from 4th to 6th September at Olympia Exhibition Centre, London. The display took place under a national pavilion organised by the National Gem & Jewellery Authority and the High Commission of Sri Lanka in London with the aim promoting Sri Lankan gems and jewellery in the international market with special emphasis on the UK.

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Last Updated on Sunday, 11 September 2016 17:56
 
Ifthar hosted at the High Commission PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 05 July 2016 11:06

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The Acting High Commissioner, Sugeeshwara Gunaratna hosted an Ifthar (breaking fast) for the Sri Lankan Islamic community members living in the UK, on 30th June 2016 at the High Commission.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 05 July 2016 11:30
 
Restrictions on issuing passports to Sri Lankan Citizens lifted PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 06 June 2016 11:59

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The Government has today, 1 June 2016, issued a circular ending the restrictions placed in March 2011 on the issuance of passports to Sri Lankan citizens resident abroad who, at different times, were compelled to leave Sri Lanka due to conflict or political reasons. 

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Last Updated on Monday, 06 June 2016 12:06
 
Sri Lanka High Commission in London commemorates Vesak PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 19 May 2016 16:57

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The Sri Lanka High Commission in London held a Pirith chanting ceremony on 18th May 2016 followed by a Heel Dana the following day to commemorate the festival of Vesak.

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During the religious ceremony, blessings were invoked on the war heroes who had laid down their lives in defence of the motherland and all those affected during the recent floods and landslides.

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Last Updated on Thursday, 19 May 2016 17:17
 
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