Janaka Perera, wife's ashes interred
Kapila Somaratne Panadura Group corr.
The ashes of Major General Janaka Perera and his wife Vajira, were
interred at the Panadura Minuwanpitiya Public cemetery on October 30 by
their children. Janaka Perera was born in Panadura.
SP new Governor assumes duties
Ranil Kumara, Rakwana group corr.
New Governor of the Sabaragamuwa Provincial Council Saliya Ellawala
will assume duties today. He is the sixth Governor of the Sabaragamuwa
Lanka-Australia discuss tsunami monitoring technology
Resettlement and Disaster Relief Services Minister Rishad Bathiudeen
discussed a range of issues related to natural disaster management
including exchange of knowledge and technology on tsunami monitoring
with senior Australian officials on Monday.
The Minister on a visit to Canberra had discussions with Peter Koob,
Acting Director General of Emergency Management Australia attached to
the Attorney General's Department.
The meeting was organised and coordinated by the Sri Lanka High
Commission in Canberra.
Medicina Alternativa anniversary
The 46th Anniversary of the Medicina Alternativa (Scientific
methology and integrated medicines) will be marked by a ceremony at the
BMICH at 3 p.m on November 7.
This will be followed by workshops and presentations by eminent
scientists and clinicians until Nov 9, held under the aegis of the world
congress of medicines.
A Bharatanatyam recital by the dance students of the Indian Cultural
Centre will be held on November 7 at 6.00 p.m. at the Centre's premises
at 133, Bauddhaloka Mawatha, Colombo - 04.
International photo exhibition third leg
The third leg of the international photo exhibition on Tiger
atrocities was held at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris yesterday.
Brigadier General, Alain Hamballe, a senior officer at the French
National Security Secretariat and an expert on South Asian Affairs was
the Chief Guest at the occasion.
Kegalu Maha Vidyala Old Boys' Association's, Colombo branch annual
general meeting will be held on November 9 at 'Sawsiripaya -
Auditorium,' Wijerama Road, Colombo 7 at 10.00 a.m. The Old Boys and
teachers are invited for this event.
The annual prize giving of the Colombo South International College,
Kalubowila, Dehiwala will be held on November 7 at the Bishops's College
Auditorium, Colombo 03, from 4.00 p.m. Chief Guest will be John Fry,
Country Examinations Manager of the British Council and Mrs. Fry.
Colombo Race Course Morning Walkers have arranged their Annual
Get-together at the Royal Colombo Golf Club, 'Ridgeways Restaurant' on
Art Exhibition & Prize Giving
Royal College, Colombo Art Exhibition will be held at Colombo Art
Gallery, November 7 at 10.00 a.m. Housing and Common Amenities Minister
Ferial Ashraff will be the Chief Guest.
Royal College's art competition prize giving will held at the Nawa
Rangahala Hall on November 10 at 2,30 p.m. Minister Ferial Ashraff is
also participating at this function as a Chief Guest.
Mawanella Jamathe Islami Foundation has organised a blood donation
campaign to be held at Raliya Reception Hall, Mawanella from 8.00 a.m.
next Sunday 9th November 2008.
The organisers of the Foundation request those interested from the
area to donate blood at this centre.
The Welfare Association of the Maganeguma road construction and
engineering company has organised a blood donation campaign at their
head office at No. 50, Station Road, Angulana, commencing at 8.00 a.m.
on November 07.