Bandaranaike


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Bandaranaike

1. Chandrika. See Chandrika Kumaratunga
2. Sirimavo . 1916--2000, prime minister of Sri Lanka, formerly Ceylon (1960--65; 1970--77; 1994--2000); the world's first woman prime minister
3. her husband, Solomon. 1899--1959, prime minister of Ceylon (1956--59); assassinated
References in periodicals archive ?
A welcoming committee including the Sri Lanka China Cultural Center, the Sri Lanka-China Friendship Association, the Yachting Association of Sri Lanka, the Confucius Institute at the University of Colombo, the Bandaranaike International Research Center and Colombo Male Branch, among other institutions, were on hand dockside to greet the arriving fleet.
1960: Sirimavo Bandaranaike is elected prime minister of Ceylon (Sri Lanka) - the world's first elected female head of government.
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.
Sri Lankan medical experts have taken steps to conduct medical checks on passengers arriving at the Bandaranaike International Airport from Monday.
his arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport from the
He was welcomed at the Bandaranaike International Airport by his Sri Lankan counterpart, the Commander of the Sri Lanka Air Force Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke.
Kamburawala Kankanamge and Don Somathilaka Ranaweera of Sri Lanka's Bandaranaike Memorial Ayurveda Research Institute, India's Anil Kumar Tripathi of the CSIR-Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants and Ibrahim Jantan of Universiti Kebangsn Malaysia proposed to host IORA medicinal plant and herbal medicine technology meetings later this year as well as in 2015.
Sri Lankan police said Naomi Coleman, aged 37, was arrested at Bandaranaike International Airport in the capital, Colombo, after she arrived from India.
No further details were given for Coleman, who flew in to the capital Colombo's Bandaranaike international airport from India on Monday.
The Sri Lankan police said Naomi Coleman was arrested at Bandaranaike international airport in Colombo, after she arrived from India.
A Mahatma Gandhi B King Faisal II of Iraq C Hendrik Verwoerd D Solomon Bandaranaike A Puffin B Penguin C Guillemot D Albatross A Clover B Flax C Shamrock D Honeysuckle All puzzles in this supplement are supplied by Sirius Media Services.