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The term cabinet derives from the name for a small, private room used as a study. In the U....


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The Annual Festival of Carols of KPMG was held at the Parish Hall of Christ Church, Galle ....


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December is a month that people always look forward to. From Christmas to New Year’s....


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My wife and I watched the much delayed, long awaited movie According to Matthew at the M....


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Chandran Ratnam’s ‘Matthew’, based on Fr. Matthew Pieris/Dalrene Ingra....


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Elephants, the once treasured beings of the wild, have become a threat to mankind as of ....


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I confess, I can’t dance. I know of dance and its evolution, of course. But there ha....


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“Nags” as his family of friends spanning 40 years fondly called him, would hav....


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The star that shone over Bethlehem when Christ was born came to us in the prelude to Chris....


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Multi-religious Sri Lanka celebrates once again the great historical festival of Christmas....


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