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Week of February 26, 2017

Charles Henry de Soysa
Almost every country has its own patriots and...
The Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) is the best known...
The global summer fashions 2017 are...
‘A gentleman to his fingertips’, he is, that’s...
With my satchel at backAnd smiles hidden behind...
I was overwhelmed by the decision by the...
To human beings and all creatures in the...
South Asia’s leading Grande Dame, the iconic...
For over 150 years, the landmark Galle Face Hotel...
As I entered the restaurant, I noticed the large...
When the British finally broke into the King’s...
Some highlights of their visit
Mo’ Mojo, an American zydeco band, concluded its...
Indian Cultural Centre, Colombo, is organizing a...
The Indian Cultural Centre, Colombo will be...
The Monthly Theatre Chat House program for this...
“Marians Unplugged Live in Concert” with Umariya...
The Indian High Commission alongside the Indian...
Music is life! That’s how it is to all dedicated...
The Tower Hall Theatre Foundation (THTF) in its...
The interior of the Digge (Dancing Hall) of the shrine adorned with elegant designs of wood carvers of centuries ago of Embekke Devale
 The third and final destination of our...
The WHO South-East Asia Region is making rapid...
Following on the heels of a slowdown in global...
Prof. Pratap Bhanu Mehta     WWW.YOUTUBE
A new Constitution is currently in the works and...
When I met up with celebrity hairdresser Ravi De...
The surrounding areas engulfed with coal dust
The adverse repercussions on the environment...
With a view to enlighten our readers on the...
In the backdrop of rumours that Sri Lanka may be...
The boat tragedy that occurred in the seas off...
The Rotary Club of Jaela-Kandana launched its...
Infectious diseases have soared in the past two...
The Kandy Tamil Sangam organised the ‘Bharathi...
Congestion due to heavy crowds during the long...
The 82nd Annual General Meeting of the Panadura,...
All National Parks in the Island will will be...
The 26th Annual General Meeting of the Alumni...
A new railway timetable, updated after eleven...
Health Minister Dr. Rajitha Senaratne distributed...
The new ObserverJobs.lk website and the Android...
On the morning of February 19, the weather was...
The Transport and Civil Aviation Ministry with...
 Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe giving...
A third suspect has been arrested in connection...
President Maithripala Sirisena with Chief Scouts  Commissioner Dr. Nimal de Silva and Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam.Pic: Sudath Malaweera
The National Scouts Award Ceremony was held at...
Over 70 cases pending before ag:More indictments...
On receipt of information, a group of naval...
President Maitripala Sirisena yesterday...
The Department of Meteorology has announced that...
In a letter to the permanent representatives of...
Harcourts International School will hold its...
Man killed in  elephant attackA man was...
The Ministry of Finance yesterday issued a...
A recorded public talk on ‘Meditation is the...
N. U. Jayawardene’s daughter, Neiliya Perera pays her respects at his memorial, opposite his former residence at Cambridge Place, Colombo.
Yesterday was the 109th birth anniversary of the...
Managing Director of the International Monetary...
The foundation stone for the Deduru Oya Water...
The ‘Junior Observer’ readers are in for a...
President Maithripala Sirisena, a past pupil of...
The ‘Marians Golden Walk’ to mark the 150th...
In response to a request from Ven. Dr....
The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) has...
Mayhem seems to have struck the Bench and the Bar...
As a part of the community services projects by...
People’s Bank Manager, M.I.M. Hilmy, Dr. A.L.M....
People in the Keppaipilavu area in the Mulathivu...
The DFCC Bank has launched Vardhana Sahaya to...
Singer (Sri Lanka) PLC last week announced its...
The total turnover showed a growth of 6% from Rs...
Becoming an entrepreneur is one of the best...
Eguardian Lanka shed light on emerging cyber...
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC has reported...
Ambassador Kenichi Suganuma
Japan is keen to increase its trade and...
Prima Management Services (Private) Limited (PMS...
D.G.I. Dinelka receiving the Honda Navi motorbike from Dr.Kalinga Kaluperuma – Managing Director/CEO, Stafford Motor Co Pvt Ltd
Stafford Motor Co Pvt Ltd, the sole distributor...
A student presents his business plan at the competition
Royal College, Colombo recently won the Colombo B...
The ‘Top 50’ Professional and Career Women Awards...
ICT or Computer Science is a key subject in the...
We all know that the value of motivation is very...
Sri Lanka, 70 years after independence, is still...
DCS International Private Limited (DCS), the...
One of the largest backwardly integrated...
Aircraft technicians at the BIA hanger. PICTURE BY SAMANTHA WEERASIRI.
SriLankan Aviation College (SLAC) will set up...
The first Retail Mastery Program held in Sri...
Ceylinco Life’s investment in the future leaders...
It is necessary to make a conscious effort to...
Pan Asia Bank, closed its financial year ended...
Helping farmers overcome challenges through...
A group of Sri Lankan ICT companies held B2B...
The Development Lotteries Board (DLB)saw...
Fairway Holdings launched its latest apartment...
Sri Lanka welcomed the Heads of Public...
From left: Indika de Soysa, Chathura Jayawardena -  General Manager  - IT – Abans PLC, Behman Pestonjee -  Managing Director – Abans PLC, Akila Viraj Kariyawasam -  Hon Minister of Education and Hemantha Premathilake  - Additional Secretary – Ministry of Education
Last year a six year old boy from Kuliyapitiya...
The Sri Lanka Insurance Motor Plus Loyalty...
The eighth edition of Sri Lanka’s healthcare...
The Aviation Industry Corporation of China (AVIC...
Beijing Automobile International Corporation (...
The State-owned National Insurance Trust Fund has...
WSO2 repositioned its open source products to...
ACL Cables PLC, clinched two awards at the...
HNB announced a new partnership with UnionPay...
Pandanus Beach Resort nestled in the beautiful...
Changing business models and new technology...
The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce and GS1 Lanka will...
Ceylinco Life has appointed Upamalika Ratnayake...
South Asia Textiles Limited (SA Textiles), a Sri...
The shocking decision by press secretary Sean...
One-day captain Eoin Morgan says he has given up...
Lakshina Rodrigo of St.Peter’s was unmoved from...
The son of football legend Pele turned himself in...
St. Benedict’s College Kotahena beat St. Anthony’...
A son of boxing legend Muhammad Ali was held for...
Thomian skipper T. N. Dela receives the Ranil Abeynaike memorial challenge trophy from chief guest Sarada de Silva; (on left) the Best Player of the match U. Gunawardene receives his trophy. (Pix by Herbert Perera)
S. Thomas’ College Mt. Lavinia won the inaugural...
Dushmantha Priyadarshana Havelock SC captain and Roshan Weeraratne Kandy SC captain
Champagne rugby is in store as Kandy Sports Club...
Sri Lanka captain Angelo Mathews has been ruled...
The head of the Los Angeles bid for the 2024...
Dimuth Karunaratne and Sadeera Samarawickrama...
Top seed Milos Raonic booked his semi-final berth...
Newly promoted Zahira College Colombo commenced...
Australian spinner Steve O’Keefe holds the ball after taking six wickets in the Indian second innings on the third day of the first Test at Pune on Saturday. AFP
PUNE, Saturday (AFP) – Australia beat India by...
Marvan  Atapattu  of  Ananda  College Colombo who  won   the title in  1990.
The 2017 ‘Big Match’ season is around the corner...
UB Finance has come forward as the main sponsor...
Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider, Dialog...
Nick Kyrgios kept on course to defend his...
BLOK - VINITHA (nee VITHARANA) - Formerly of the...
 Many are not aware that the country’s main...
Indian Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar is no...
The above revelation was made by an ex Deputy Guv...
Just one week back, an article written by the...
FINANCE & LEASING SERVICES - VEHICLESLowest...
BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIESNeed Partners / Brokers /...
BUSINESS PREMISES - TO LET OR LEASEAvailable...
LIFTS / TRANSPORTOffice transport available from...
ESTATES FOR SALE35 acres uncultivated land in...
Please send in your poems attested by your class...
My favourite television programme is Hapan Padura...
My name is Dewangi Wijethunga. I study at...
The world’s biggest Buddhist temple is not...
My name is M. Shakhan. I am six years old. I...
I am Sanuka Sasnath. I am eleven years old. I...
Our cover shows one of the young fire ball...
I am Sewmi Bhagya. I am twelve-years-old. I study...
Moons: 63 (and growing)Mass: 318 times the mass...
Call it what you may, everyone dreams of being...
The textbooks which are used at present in the...
Martin Wickremasinghe was born in 1890 in Koggala...
Nobel House emerged the British School Inter-...
A huge coral reef system in the Amazon was...
My bed is the coziest place I enjoy being in. It...
Selected Short Stories by Leo Tolstoy is a...
Thai Pongal is a Hindu harvest festival. Pongal...
My favourite book is Five on a Treasure Island....
The Sun is the main celestial object in the solar...
The book I like the most is Charlotte’s Web. The...
There will be no life on Earth without water...
The Junior Observer launches 'Junior Readers’...
My school is Karandeniya Central College. It is...
A fox was trotting one day,And just above his...
Most Sri Lankans and Indians know a lot about...
How large unto the tiny fly,Must little thing...
My country is Sri Lanka. It is an island in the...
A mosquito starts its life in an egg,Then hatches...
Discipline means learning to obey certain...
M arvelously,O verflowing with love andT ouching...
We celebrate our Independence Day on 4th of...
About our daughter. Parents living overseas wish...
About our son kind caring religious Accounting...

Week of February 26, 2017