Category Archives: India News

India Looking forward to invest on Trincomalee Oil farms and renewable energy
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India Looking forward to invest on Trincomalee Oil farms and renewable energy

Over USS2 billion investments from India is envisaged within the next three to four years, said Indian Minister for State …Read the Rest

India’s $10 billion gap in foreign exchange may put rupee under pressure
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India’s $10 billion gap in foreign exchange may put rupee under pressure

The Indian banking system has left a $10-billion position unhedged amid foreign exchange deposit redemptions, making the rupee vulnerable to …Read the Rest

Solar Power and Wind Power replace Coal Power Plant in Sampur – Secretary to the Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy
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Solar Power and Wind Power replace Coal Power Plant in Sampur – Secretary to the Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy

The Secretary to the Ministry of Power and Renewable Energy stated to the media that President Maithripala Sirisena had held …Read the Rest

Indian Government will build 4000 houses for plantation workers
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Indian Government will build 4000 houses for plantation workers

The construction of 4,000 housing units for needy families in the Plantation Sector, sponsored by the Indian Government, is slated …Read the Rest

Ramayanaya tour in Sri Lanka
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Ramayanaya tour in Sri Lanka

The Ramayanaya trail will be re – launched by the Sri Lanka Convention Bureau together with SLTPB and Srilankan Airlines …Read the Rest

Sri Lankans to pay less at National Museum in New Delhi
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Sri Lankans to pay less at National Museum in New Delhi

The government of India has reduced the entrance fee to the National Museum of New Delhi for Sri Lankan nationals …Read the Rest

Why Indian visits to Sri Lanka (Few Reasons to visit Sri Lanka)
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Why Indian visits to Sri Lanka (Few Reasons to visit Sri Lanka)

Srilanka is a fast growing tourist destination in South Asian country which attracts more Sri Lanka Honeymoon Packages and Typical …Read the Rest

India’s 66th Republic Day in Sri Lanka by High Commission of India – Colombo
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India’s 66th Republic Day in Sri Lanka by High Commission of India – Colombo

On the occasion of India’s 66th Republic Day, a Hag hoisting ceremony would be held at India House (No. 86, …Read the Rest

Shipping and Air travels are plans to Commence between India to South India
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Shipping and Air travels are plans to Commence between India to South India

Plans are underway to have shipping and an air link between in India and Jaffna soon said Consul General of …Read the Rest

India become Visit Visa Country for 180 Countries around the world
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India become Visit Visa Country for 180 Countries around the world

Tourists travelling to India from 180 countries will no longer have to queue at their local consulates to obtain visas; …Read the Rest

Indians Born and Grew Microsoft New CEO Satya Nadella
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Indians Born and Grew Microsoft New CEO Satya Nadella

India on Wednesday cheered the appointment of Satya Nadella as the new chief executive of Microsoft, Nadella, who became the …Read the Rest

Asoka: Interweaving Archaeology with the Emperors Story at BMICH on 31st January 2014
Education

Asoka: Interweaving Archaeology with the Emperors Story at BMICH on 31st January 2014

BCIS in collaboration with the India-Sri Lanka Foundation is organizing a public lecture on “Asoka:Interweaving Archaeology with the Emperors Story” …Read the Rest

Pilot Vacancy for Indian at Air Asia
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Pilot Vacancy for Indian at Air Asia

The Air Asia is providing valuable services for young people. Specially the Air Asia start Hiring India based captains and …Read the Rest

Colombo – Kilinochchi Train Service Starts from Mid September 2013
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Colombo – Kilinochchi Train Service Starts from Mid September 2013

Srilanka Railway is preparing to operate railway services up to Kilinochchi from Mid September 2013, and 87% of the Omanthai …Read the Rest

India Launches its Own Air Craft Carrier Vikrant
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India Launches its Own Air Craft Carrier Vikrant

India launched its first indigenously-built aircraft carrier on Monday, a landmark moment in the $5 billion project that seeks to …Read the Rest

12 Students selected for Scholarships to study in India in 2013
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12 Students selected for Scholarships to study in India in 2013

The High Commission of India in Colombo announces there  are 12 Students were selected to continue the educations in India …Read the Rest

HSC (+2) March 2013 examination results release on 9th may 2013
Education

HSC (+2) March 2013 examination results release on 9th may 2013

Tamil Nadu, India HSC +2 March 2013 examination results will be released on 9th may 2013 at 10 am morning. …Read the Rest

Colombo –Tuticorin Passenger Ship Service will Re-starts this year – April 2013
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Colombo –Tuticorin Passenger Ship Service will Re-starts this year – April 2013

The Passenger ship service between Colombo- Tuticorin will restart with using smaller ships with a capacity of 150 to 250 …Read the Rest

Srilanka Deputy High Commission in Chennai may shift to Trivandrum, Kerala Soon
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Srilanka Deputy High Commission in Chennai may shift to Trivandrum, Kerala Soon

The Sri Lankan Government looking for possibilities to move its Deputy High Commission in Chennai, Tamil Nadu to Trivandrum, Kerala …Read the Rest

AirAsia India is Ready to Fly
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AirAsia India is Ready to Fly

AirAsia has found an Indian partner to open an AirAsia India operation in India for Domestic and International operations. The …Read the Rest

St Anthony’s Kachchathivu on February 23, 2013
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St Anthony’s Kachchathivu on February 23, 2013

The Defense and Urban Development Ministry with supervision of Sri Lanka Navy made facilitations to place to hold the annual …Read the Rest

TechCamp Mumbai 2013 – Digital Capacity of NGOs focus on Youth Development in South Asia
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TechCamp Mumbai 2013 – Digital Capacity of NGOs focus on Youth Development in South Asia

The U.S Consulate centre, Mumbai organizing TechCamp Mumbai 2013 a South Asia regional conference on February 19- 21st 2013.

India Grant Rs. 215 Million for Vocational Training Center for Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
Education

India Grant Rs. 215 Million for Vocational Training Center for Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

The India Grants Rs. 215 Million for undertake and implement Vocational Training Center for Nuwara Eliya.

Srilanka Joint hand with India on Nuclear Power Corporation – talks held
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Srilanka Joint hand with India on Nuclear Power Corporation – talks held

The Srilanka and India looking forward to make a nuclear power sharing and develop the regional strengthens as united energy consumptions.

Starbucks Open 1st Outlet in India
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Starbucks Open 1st Outlet in India

The Starbucks will open its 1st outlets in India by October in an upscale neighborhood of Mumbai. The Starbucks operating in India through a 50:50jointventure with Tata Global Beverages, with new name of TATA Starbucks ltd.

Duty Free Allowance in Srilanka for Tourists and Srilankan / Residents
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Duty Free Allowance in Srilanka for Tourists and Srilankan / Residents

The Srilanka Customs have setup a Duty FREE allowance for Tourists and Srilankan / Residents while enter to Srilanka.
This is rules are valid in Air or Sea transit to the Nation.
Duty Free Allowance in Srilanka for Tourists
Personal Clothing other essentials
2 Regular size Bottle of wine and a half a liter of Spirits
Toilet water not exceeding a Quarter Liter, and a Small quantity of Perfume and Souvenirs, Value not exceeding USD 250.0 meant for commercial purpose.
If you stay less than 90 days in aboard You can purchase Alcoholic Liquor not exceeding 2 ½ liters, wine not exceeding 2 Liters and perfumed spirits not exceeding Quarter liter and USD 125.00 worth of goods on Duty free Shop,If you don’t brought any goods from abroad can purchases up to USD 187.50

Sacred Load Buddha’s Kapilavastu exposition in Kelaniya Rajamaha Viharaya – 22nd August 2012 from 6.30Pm to 7.30 PM
Exhibition, Events and Celebrations in Srilanka

Sacred Load Buddha’s Kapilavastu exposition in Kelaniya Rajamaha Viharaya – 22nd August 2012 from 6.30Pm to 7.30 PM

It’s a great opportunity for srilankan to see Load Buddha’s Kapilavastu in Srilanka, the Sacred Load Buddha’s Kapilavastu will expose in Kelaniya Rajamaha Viharaya on 22nd August 2012 from 6.30 Pm to 7.30 Pm.
Sacred Load Buddha’s Kapilavastu Exposition schedule
Date Time Location
19th August 2012 Arrived to Srilanka
22nd August 2012
Till 6.00 Pm exposition at Manelwaththa Temple
6.30 Pm to 7.30 Pm Kelaniya Rajamaha Viharaya
After 7.30 Pm Pellmadulla Rajamaha Viharaya
23rd August 2012 Pellmadulla Rajamaha Viharaya

Creyain Thakala Tamil Agarathi (க்ரியாவின் தற்காலத் தமிழ் அகராதி)
Books, Magazines, Graphic Novels, Stationery for Sale in Srilanka

Creyain Thakala Tamil Agarathi (க்ரியாவின் தற்காலத் தமிழ் அகராதி)

The New Horizon Media introduce New Version of Creyain Thakala Tamil Agarathi (க்ரியாவின் தற்காலத் தமிழ் அகராதி) with new formatted. The New Tamil Agarathi is contant with