A worker of Ceylon Electricity Board shouts slogans demanding the authorities for salary increments at #Colombo, #Srilanka. CEB's economic situation has been weakening mainly due to heavy reliance on thermal power for electricity generation. According to unaudited provisional financial data, CEB recorded an operating loss of Rs. 25.5 billion in 2011 compared to a profit of Rs.4.8 billion reported in 2010.
And it rained in #Colombo yesterday !!! Loving the weather now :D
190 days ago via site
Members of #SriLanka's pro-government political party, National Freedom Front, hold placards carrying portraits of Stephen J. Rapp, an ambassador-at-large in the Office of Global Criminal Justice during a protest out side the U.S. Embassy in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. Rapp is currently visiting #SriLanka meeting ethnic Tamil politicians and religious leaders. He is scheduled to meet government leaders before leaving the island on Saturday. Placards written in Sinhalese read " Stephen Rapp Double Tongued Hypocrite "
233 days ago via site
Late night stroll along Galle Face. Busy atmosphere around the food stalls #colombo#srilanka
It's a rainy day in #Colombo! Loving the weather :') I can't stop thinking about this!!
367 days ago via site
Sri Lankan para-military Special Task Force Commandos stand guard outside the United Nations office in Colombo on August 26, 2013, during a demonstration by 'Power of Ravana' Buddhist monks denouncing UN human rights chief Navi Pillay on the first full day of her visit to Sri Lanka. The UN's top rights official began her visit to Sri Lanka on August 25, by brushing aside criticism that she overstepped her brief and vowing to raise human rights concerns with Colombo