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Ranil Wickremasinghe
Ranil Wickremesinghe, MP (Sinhalese: රනිල් වික්‍රමසිංහ, Tamil: ரணில் விக்ரமசிங்க; born 24 March 1949) is a Sri Lankan politician who has served as the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka
Prime Minister of Sri Lanka
since 9 January 2015.As Leader of the United National Party
Leader of the United National Party
since 1994 and the Member of Parliament for Colombo
Colombo
District since 1977. He is also the leader of the United National Front, having been appointed head of the alliance in October 2009.[1] Wickremesinghe also previously served as prime minister from 7 May 1993 to 19 August 1994 and 9 December 2001 to 6 April 2004
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Ranil Jayawardena
Ranil Malcolm Jayawardena[1] (born 3 September 1986) is a British Conservative Party politician. Born in London, England, his early education was at the Robert May's School
Robert May's School
and Alton College. Jayawardena graduated with a BSc. in Government from the London School of Economics. After university, he worked for Lloyds Banking Group
Lloyds Banking Group
as a senior manager
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Alma Mater
Alma mater
Alma mater
(Latin: alma "nourishing/kind", mater "mother"; pl. [rarely used] almae matres) is an allegorical Latin
Latin
phrase for a university or college. In English, this is largely a U.S. usage referring to a school or university from which an individual has graduated or to a song or hymn associated with a school.[1] The phrase is variously translated as "nourishing mother", "nursing mother", or "fostering mother", suggesting that a school provides intellectual nourishment to its students.[2] Fine arts will often depict educational institutions using a robed woman as a visual metaphor. Before its current usage, Alma mater
Alma mater
was an honorific title for various Latin
Latin
mother goddesses, especially Ceres or Cybele,[3] and later in Catholicism for the Virgin Mary
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Leader Of The United National Party
Leader of the United National Party
United National Party
is the highest position of the biggest and oldest party in Sri Lanka. The leader is appointed by the majority vote of the woking committee of the party who meets at Sirikotha, when the leadership position is vacant.The United National Party
United National Party
often abbreviated as UNP (Sinhala: එක්සත් ජාතික පක්ෂය, pronounced Eksath Jathika Pakshaya, Tamil: கர்ப்பிணி தாயின் கட்சி), is a political party in Sri Lanka. It currently is the main ruling party in the government of Sri Lanka and is headed by Ranil Wickremesinghe. The UNP is considered to have right-leaning, pro-capitalist, liberal conservative policies. The party had seven leaders since 1947
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Colombo
Colombo
Colombo
(/kəˈlʌmboʊ/; Sinhalese: කොළඹ Kolamba, pronounced [ˈkəlɐmbɞ]; Tamil: கொழும்பு, translit. Koḻumpu) is the commercial capital[3] and largest city of Sri Lanka. According to the Brookings Institution, Colombo metropolitan area has a population of 5.6 million,[4][5][6][7] and 752,993[2] in the city proper. It is the financial centre of the island and a popular tourist destination. It is located on the west coast of the island and adjacent to the Greater Colombo
Greater Colombo
area which includes Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte, the legislative capital of Sri Lanka and Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia. Colombo
Colombo
is often referred to as the capital since Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte
Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte
is within the urban area of, and a suburb of, Colombo
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Dominion Of Ceylon
Between 1948 and 1972, Ceylon[1][2] was an independent country in the Commonwealth of Nations
Commonwealth of Nations
that shared a monarch with Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United Kingdom, and certain other sovereign states. In 1948, the British Colony of Ceylon was granted independence as Ceylon. In 1972, the country became a republic within the Commonwealth, and its name was changed to Sri Lanka
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Sri Lanka
Coordinates: 7°N 81°E / 7°N 81°E / 7; 81Democratic Socialist Republic
Republic
of Sri Lanka ශ්‍රී ලංකා ප්‍රජාතාන්ත්‍රික සමාජවාදී ජනරජය (Sinhalese) Srī Lankā prajātāntrika samājavādī janarajaya இலங்கை ஜனநாயக சோசலிச குடியரசு (Tamil) Ilaṅkai jaṉanāyaka sōsalisa kuṭiyarasuFlagEmblemAnthem: "Sri
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Malik Samarawickrama
Malik Devapriya Samarawickrama, MP (born 19 March 1949) is a Sri Lankan entrepreneur and politician. Current Chairman of the United National Party,[1] he was appointed to Parliament as a national list member in 2015. He was a Senior Advisor to the Prime Minister.[2] He is the current Minister of Development Strategies and International Trade of the United National Party-led national government. Educated at Royal College, Colombo, where played at the Bradby Shield Encounter. He also played rugby union for the Ceylonese Rugby & Football Club and represented Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka
in the 1960s.[3][4] He was a past president of Kandy Sports Club (rugby)
Kandy Sports Club (rugby)
and currently is the patron
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Née
A given name (also known as a first name, forename) is a part of a person's personal name.[1] It identifies a specific person, and differentiates that person from the other members of a group (typically a family or clan) who have a common surname. The term given name refers to the fact that the name usually is bestowed upon a person, normally to a child by his or her parents at or close to the time of birth. A Christian
Christian
name, a first name which historically was given at baptism, is now also typically given by the parents at birth. In informal situations, given names are often used in a familiar and friendly manner.[1] In more formal situations, a person's surname is more commonly used—unless a distinction needs to be made between people with the same surname
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Esmond Wickremesinghe
Cyril Esmond Lucien Wickremesinghe (29 May 1920 – 29 September 1985) was a Ceylonese
Ceylonese
press baron, lawyer, and a successful entrepreneur. He also played key role in defeating Sirimavo Bandaranaike
Sirimavo Bandaranaike
that bought United National Party's Dudley Senanayake
Dudley Senanayake
to power in 1965's Parliamentary Election.[1][2] He is also father of the United National Party leader and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.Contents1 Family 2 Lawyer 3 Press baron 4 King maker 5 Diplomat 6 Death 7 See also 8 ReferencesFamily[edit] Wickremesinghe was born to Cyril Leonard Wickremesinghe of the Ceylon Civil Service and Esmie Moonemalle Wickremesinghe (née Goonewardene), he married Nalini Wickremesinghe (née Wijewardena) daughter of D
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115 Fifth Lane
115 Fifth Lane
115 Fifth Lane
(commonly known as Fifth Lane) is the home of Ranil Wickremesinghe current Prime Minister of Sri Lanka. It was built by Wickremesinghe's father the press baron Esmond Wickremesinghe. Wickremesinghe has remained at Fifth Lane, using the Prime Minister's official residence, Temple Trees
Temple Trees
only for official functions.[1][2][3] The living room of the house was badly damaged when a bomb was thrown into the house and exploded moments after Dudley Senanayake[clarification needed] on 23 March 1965. During Ranil Wickremesinghe's tenure as opposition leader, he met many foreign dignitaries at Fifth Lane. See also[edit]Braemar, ColomboReferences[edit]^ Hon
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Royal College, Colombo
Blue and gold          Song School of Our FathersPublication Royal College Magazine, The RoyalistFormer pupils Old RoyalistsWebsite www.royalcollege.lkRoyal College (Sinhala: රාජකීය විද්‍යාලය Rājakīya Vidyālaya) (Tamil: றோயல் கல்லூரி Royal Kalloori) (also referred to as Royal College Colombo,[1][2] Royal College, Colombo
Colombo
7,[3][4] Colombo
Colombo
Royal College,[5][6] or simply as Royal[7][8]) is a selective entry boys' school located in Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Ranasinghe Premadasa
Sri Lankabhimanya
Sri Lankabhimanya
Ranasinghe Premadasa
Ranasinghe Premadasa
(Sinhalese: රණසිංහ ප්‍රේමදාස,Tamil: ரணசிங்க பிரேமதாசா; 23 June 1924 – 1 May 1993)[1] was the third President of Sri Lanka
President of Sri Lanka
from 2 January 1989 to 1 May 1993. Before that, he served as the Prime Minister
Prime Minister
in the government headed by J. R. Jayewardene from 6 February 1978 to 1 January 1989. He was awarded Sri Lanka's highest award to a civilian Sri Lankabhimanya
Sri Lankabhimanya
in 1986 by President Junius Richard Jayewardene, the first to receive in Sri Lankan history
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Attorneys In Sri Lanka
An Attorneys at law (or attorney-at-law) in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka
is the only legal practitioners authorized to represent others in all court of law in the island and are also authorized to give advice regarding any matter of law. Alternative terms include lawyer.Contents1 History 2 Training 3 Appointments 4 Attire 5 Regulation 6 See also 7 References 8 External linksHistory[edit] In 1833 the Supreme Court
Court
of Ceylon was allowed by Section 17 of the Charter of 1833, to "admit and enroll as Advocates and Proctors, persons of good repute and of competent knowledge and ability upon examination by one or more of the judges of the Supreme Court". Since then there were two groups of legal practitioners in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka
before 1974 as advocates and proctors, when the Administration of Justice Law was enacted by the National State Assembly
National State Assembly
in 1973
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Sinhalese Language
Sinhalese (/ˌsɪn(h)əˈliːz, ˌsɪŋ(ɡ)ə-/), known natively as Sinhala (Sinhalese: සිංහල; siṁhala [ˈsiŋɦələ]),[3] is the native language of the Sinhalese people, who make up the largest ethnic group in Sri Lanka, numbering about 16 million.[4][5][6] Sinhalese is also spoken as a second language by other ethnic groups in Sri Lanka, totalling about four million.[7] It belongs to the Indo-Aryan branch of the Indo-European languages.[5] Sinhalese is written using the Sinhalese script, which is one of the Brahmic scripts, a descendant of the ancient Indian Brahmi script
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Tamil Language
 Sri Lanka  Singapore  India:Tamil Nadu[3] Puducherry[4] Andaman & Nicobar Islands[5]Recognised minority language in Malaysia[6]  Mauritius[7]  South Africa[8]Language codesISO 639-1 taISO 639-2 tamISO 639-3 Variously: tam – Modern Tamil oty – Old Tamil ptq – Pattapu BhashaiLinguist Listoty Old TamilGlottolog tamil1289  Modern Tamil[9] oldt1248  Old Tamil[10]Linguasphere 49-EBE-aThis article contains IPA phonetic symbols. Without proper rendering support, you may see question marks, boxes, or other symbols instead of Unicode
Unicode
characters. For an introductory guide on IPA symbols, see Help:IPA.This article contains Indic text. Without proper rendering support, you may see question marks or boxes, misplaced vowels or missing conjuncts instead of Indic text.Tamil is written in a non-Latin script
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