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Invitation - Ifthar PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 23 June 2016 11:57

Invitation Ifthar 2016

Last Updated on Monday, 27 June 2016 13:43
 
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
 
URGENT APPEAL PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 20 May 2016 13:29

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URGENT APPEAL

Sri Lanka Flood Relief

As a result of heavy rain prevailing in Sri Lanka over the last few days resulting in floods and landslides, a large number of people in Sri Lanka have been displaced and many lives lost.  The relief and rescue operations are being conducted by the Ministry of Disaster Management with the support of the tri-forces and other agencies.

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Last Updated on Monday, 06 June 2016 12:07
 
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
 
Visit of His Excellency Maithripala Sirisena, President of Sri Lanka to attend the Anti-Corruption Summit in London 11-12 May 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 16 May 2016 17:41
Deputy Lieutenant to Her Majesty the Queen Bruce Holder receiving the President Mathripala Sirisena on arrival at London Heathrow President Maithripala Sirisena Meeting Prime Minister of the United Kingdom David Cameron

President Maithripala Sirisena arrived in London on 11th May 2016 and was received on arrival by Deputy Lieutenant to Her Majesty the Queen, Bruce Holder, Special Representative of the Secretary of State for Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs, Kathryn Colvin, Acting High Commissioner Sugeeshwara Gunaratna and the staff of the High Commission.

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Last Updated on Monday, 16 May 2016 18:07
 
Sri Lanka’s Participation at International Sport Tournaments & Games/ Championships PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 09 May 2016 19:35

As you may be aware that Sri Lanka is taking part in various international sportsevents being held in different countries and regions.  The Ministry of Sports has identified the major events due to take place in the next three years as follows:

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Last Updated on Monday, 09 May 2016 19:40
 
Sri Lanka Cricket Team Welcomed in London PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 05 May 2016 17:58

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The Sri Lanka Cricket Team received a warm welcome at the London Heathrow Airport as they embarked on a two-month tour of England and Ireland.  The team was welcomed by the Acting High Commissioner Sugeeshwara Gunaratna; John Carr, Director, England Cricket Operations, England and Wales Cricket Board; Manoj Warnapala, Counsellor of the Sri Lanka High Commission and other officials.

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Last Updated on Thursday, 05 May 2016 18:08
 
Sri Lanka High Commission hosts Chevening Scholars from Sri Lanka PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 09:16

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The Sri Lankan High Commission,on 8th April 2016,held a reception to felicitate Chevening Scholars from Sri Lanka.Currently, there are six Chevening Scholars from Sri Lanka studying in various Universities in the UK. Representatives from the Chevening Secretariat also attended the reception.

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Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 April 2016 09:24
 
Online Submissions for Design of Reconciliation Mechanisms Now Live PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 31 March 2016 14:47

The Consultations Task Force on Reconciliation Mechanisms, appointed by the Prime Minister, has opened online submissions in order to seek the views of stakeholders, experts and the general public on the design of the reconciliation mechanisms.

The reconciliation mechanisms planned by the Government of Sri Lanka include an Office of Missing Persons; a Truth, Reconciliation, Justice and Non-Recurrence Commission, an accountability mechanism and an Office of Reparations.

The online submission questionnaire is now live on the tri-lingual website of the Secretariat for Coordinating Reconciliation Mechanisms, “www.scrm.gov.lk”. In addition to the online submissions process, face-to-face consultations will take place in all districts of the Island via town-hall meetings, focus group discussions and structured interviews.

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Last Updated on Monday, 18 April 2016 10:00
 
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