Published on Thursday, 18 June 2015 14:37
Rakitha Malewana, a student from Nalanda College in Colombo, who developed a new method to cure HIV/AIDS, called on President Maithripala Sirisena today (18th of June, 2015) at the President’s Official Residence. President Sirisena congratulated the students who brightened the name of Motherland by discovering this new medicine. He also wished for his future endeavors and pledged to provide state patronage for him to conduct his research activities.
Scientists participated in the International Science Project Olympiad (ISPrO) Jakarta, Indonesia praised the Rakitha Malewana’s method which used Nano technology to control the spread of HIV/AIDS. Rananjaya Subhash Gamage, another Nalandian along with Rakitha Malewana managed to bag two gold medals out of four gold medals presented at the ISPr Jakarta, Indonesia.
Rakitha Malewana told President that he has no desire to enter into a foreign university, but wish to enter into the General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University to do further studies and research.
(NEWS and photos by President Media)
Published on Monday, 30 March 2015 12:31
The results of G. C. E. Ordinary Level Examination 2014 were released on 30th of March, 2015. L. Tharindu Nirmal Wickramasinghe of Nalanda College, Colombo, Sri Lanka emerged as the island first place of G. C. E. O/L 2014. Second Place went to Sanduni Nawanjana of Holly Cross College, Gampaha.
Tharindu is a talented Nalandian even also in extra curricular activities. Also he is an English announcer, violin player, chess player, an active member of astronomy society and a scout at Nalanda College.
Congratulations Nalandian. Mother Nalanda is proud of you.
Published on Friday, 14 November 2014 13:22
The Sinhala Oratory and Debating Society of Nalanda College won the championship of Senpathi Sangrama 2014, all island debating tournament organized by the Debating Society of D. S. Senanayake College, Colombo.
Published on Tuesday, 11 November 2014 01:54
Sinhala Oratory and Debating Society of Nalanda College won the debate with Rathnavali Balika Vidyalaya, Gampaha which was held on 8th November, 2014 at the TV program The Debater on Sirasa TV. With this victory, Nalandians goes to the next round of the competition.
Best debater of the debate was Chanduni Niroshani of Rathnavali Balika Vidyalaya, Gampaha.
Congratulations Nalandians. And thank you for giving the best birthday present to mother Nalanda..!
Watch the program: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jwOB6Iory7w
Published on Friday, 31 October 2014 16:11
Nalanda Walk 2014 will be starting from college grounds at 8.00 AM on 8th November, 2014.
Route: College Grounds - Punchi Borella - Maradana - Deans Road - Town Hall - Ward Place - Borella Cross Road - Maradana Road - Punchi Borella - College Grounds
T-Shirt and Caps: Available at the primary gate for Rs. 1250/=
Published on Friday, 31 October 2014 08:19
Nalanda College was started in 1924 and registered in 1925 as government school. It has rewarded great leaders and noble sons to the entire world from the start under great teachers, education and right guidance. Now mother Nalanda is celebrating her 90th anniversary. Nalanda College has planned a week starts from November 1st which celebrates 90th anniversary with different events.
Published on Wednesday, 13 August 2014 09:26
The Old Nalandians’ Silver Committee which consists of 8 age groups from 2000 to 2007, under the guidance of Nalanda College Old Boys’ Association - the Legitimate Old Boys’ Association of Nalanda College plans to organize the below as tribute to their brother and friend maestro Mahela Jayawardena at his farewell test match.
Jayawardena is one of the elite Sri Lankan cricketers who is considered as one of the magnets in the international arena and most of all one of the best paragons of Mother Nalanda. Nalanda is gathering their numbers to honour him and bestow on him a supreme send-off befitting such a worthy gentleman at the final test match of his career at the SSC grounds on 14th - 18th August.
A Spectator Stand has been organised at the SSC exclusively for all Nalandians including present and old Nalandians, past Principals, Masters-in-Charge and teachers at the ground during all 5 days. (Tokyo Cement Stand – Entrance from SSC main Gate)
All Nalandians are hereby invited to come and pay your gratitude and salute their most famous son on the verge of ending is illustrious career.
Published on Wednesday, 13 August 2014 09:04
Isuru Abeyratne of Nalanda College (Also a member of Astronomical Society of Nalanda College) has won a bronze medal at the 8th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA) 2014. This is the first time a Sri Lankan student has won a medal in an International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics. This is a huge step in Sri Lankan Astronomy history. Congratulations Isuru for bringing the glory for our Sri Lanka and Mother Nalanda.
Published on Sunday, 10 August 2014 06:07
Nalanda College under 15 cricket team has qualified for Under 15 Division 1 Semi Finals by beating De Mazenod College. Congratulations Nalandians..!