Bandaranaike


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Bandaranaike

(ˌbændərəˈnaɪɪkə)
n
1. (Biography) Chandrika. See Kumaratunge
2. (Biography) Sirimavo (ˌsɪrɪˈmɑːvəʊ). 1916–2000, prime minister of Sri Lanka, formerly Ceylon (1960–65; 1970–77; 1994–2000); the world's first woman prime minister
3. (Biography) her husband, Solomon. 1899–1959, prime minister of Ceylon (1956–59); assassinated
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National Construction Awards Ceremony 2017 organized in order to celebrate the progress of the construction field was held under the patronage of the president Maithripala Sirisena at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH) on Monday (26th Feb.
In 1956, the then Prime Minister Bandaranaike introduced the Sinhala language as the official language of the country.
Sri Lankan Law and Order Minister Sagala Ratnayaka, right, accompanies Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, centre, during a welcoming ceremony at the Bandaranaike International airport in Katunayake, near Colombo, yesterday.
The foreign dignitaries who had addressed joint sitting of the Parliament so far includes Shahenshah of Iran Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, President of Philippines Diodas Macapagal, President of Indonesia Dr Ahmed Soekarno, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka Bandaranaike, President of Turkey Kenan Evren, President of Palestine Yasser Arafat, President of France, Francois Mitterrand, Speaker Majlis-i-Shura-i-Islami of Iran Hujjat Ul Islam Mehdi Karroubi, President of Iran Ali Akbar Hashmi Rafsanjani, Speaker Majlis-i-Shura-i-Islami of Iran Hojjatol Islam Val Moslemin Ali Akbar Nategh Nouri, Chinese President Jiang Zemin, Queen Elizabeth-II, Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao, Prime Minister of China Li Kegiang and President of China Xi Jingping.
Bandaranaike, President of Turkey KenanEvren, President of Palestine Yasser Arafat, President of France Francois Mitterrand, Speaker Majlis-i-Shura-i-Islami of Iran Hujjat Ul Islam Mehdi Karroubi, President of Iran Ali Akbar Hashmi Rafsanjani, Speaker Majlis-i-Shura-i-Islami of Iran Hojjatol Islam Val Moslemin Ali Akbar NateghNouri, Chinese President Jiang Zemin, Queen Elizabeth-II, Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao, Prime Minister of China Li Kegiang and President of China Xi Jingping.
The Malaysian Prime Minister, accompanied by a 30-member delegation, arrived at the Bandaranaike International Airport in a Special Malaysian flight yesterday at 8.
com)-- Profood Propack & Agbiz is the largest and most comprehensive food and beverage processing and packaging exhibition, which will be held at Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Center, Colombo, Sri Lanka from 4-6 August 2017.
Tribune News Network Manama Gulf Air, the national carrier of Bahrain, on Sunday announced the addition of the Sri Lankan capital city of Colombo to its network of destinations with the scheduled launch of five weekly flights to and from Bandaranaike International Airport from January 19, 2017.
13 (BNA): Gulf Air, Bahrain's national carrier, announced that it had added the Sri Lankan capital city, Colombo, to its network of destinations with the launch of five weekly flights to Bandaranaike International Airport on January 19, 2017.
Nicknamed the "weeping widow," Bandaranaike became prime minister and extended her late husband's socialist policies, (http://news.
1960: Sirimavo Bandaranaike makes history when she becomes Ceylon's first-ever female head of government.
COLOMBO (CyHAN)- An Emirates flight flying from Dubai to Sydney was diverted to Sri Lanka's Bandaranaike International Airport on Wednesday evening due to a medical emergency onboard, a local media report said.