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Week of July 15, 2018

The winning children’s choir team
Soundarie David Rodrigo’s, Soul Sounds Academy...
“Art enables us to find ourselves and lose...
Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre, High...
‘Enchantment galore’ upon the senses of...
The Janakaraliya drama duo ‘Thittha Kahata’ and ‘...
Kavi Mal Uyana (A Flower Garden of Poetry)Author...
Trade Finance Association of Bankers – Council for 2018/2019 Seated  from left: Senaka De Silva (NDB Bank)- Editor, K R Naguleswaran (DFCC  Bank)- Assistant Secretary, Thushy David (Deutsche Bank) - (Council  Member, Sanjeewa Jayasooriya (Standard Chartered Bank) - Secretary  General,A S M W Kumarasiri (People’s Bank),- Vice President,Susantha  Fernando (Seylan Bank) -President, Manoji Hettigoda (Sampath Bank)  Senior Vice President,Lawrian Somanader (Commercial Bank) -  Treasurer,Manjula Gunawardana (NDB B
The 21st Annual General Meeting of the Trade...
Sri Lanka will be able to access an enormous pool...
A program on Strategies on Debt Recoveries and...
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) is proud to announce the...
An aerial view of the Combined Cycle Power Plant at Kerawalapitiya
Countering the views of Power and Energy Ministry...
Construct 2018 Exhibition is one of the leading...
Acclivity Training will carry out a one-day...
AIA research reveals Sri Lankans facing critical...
Newly refurbished Singer Plus Buttala showroom...
The presentation of the final report on the ‘...
 (From left) Chandimaooray, Chief Digital Officer, Hemas Holdings PLC; Dr. Chamila Ariyananda, Chief Operating Officer,ayubo.life; Jude Fernando, Director and Chief Executive Officer, Janashakthi Insurance PLC and Tharaka Mudalige, Head of Partnership Development, Janashakthi Insurance PLC
Janashakthi Life is partnering with ayubo.life to...
The enthusiasm displayed by the private sector to...
No.138, Colombo Road, Kurunegala is now the...
HNB PLC has been crowned first among Sri Lankan...
Metropolitan Computers (Pvt) Ltd launched the...
Dr. Sisira Ranatunga
The future of the island’s rubber industry...
e-Swabhimani is an initiative of the Information...
The panel discussion in progress
The fifth edition of the Sri Lanka Robotics...
The Sri Lanka Export Development Board (EDB) with...
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) and the...
Ninewells Hospital top brass at the media briefing Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
Ninewells Hospital, which specialises in mother...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe greets Ms....
It’s rewards time for Commercial Bank’s Credit...
The National Chamber of Exporters (NCE) will...
Governor, Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Dr....
An innovative and interesting seminar on ‘Women...
Asia has seen a surge in the number of trade...
The well established Swedish IT-analyst...
A. G. Weerasinghe and Murali Prakash
Subsequent to the transformation and...
The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon (EFC) and...
This era undoubtedly is one of the most...
Sri Lanka could look forward to many positives in...
Uswatte Confectionery Works (Pvt) Ltd., Chairman and Managing Director Quintus Perera presents a sample of the new range of Uswatte Golden Biscuits to Speaker Karu Jayasuriya. Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
Uswatte Confectionery Works, Sri Lanka’s oldest...
LIOC officials at the media briefing
Lanka IOC will invest between Rs. 750 to Rs. 1...
Portmeirion Choices collection
A tableware collection from Portmeirion,...
Basic Income Sri Lanka (BISL) has initiated a...
Perera & Sons (P&S) provides desks and...
Asia’s frontier markets are pushing ahead with...
The sixth EU-Sri Lanka investor dialogue was held...
Resort hotel, KumbukRiver, now features in its...
Wall and floor tile manufacturer, Lankatiles...
The establishment of the Colombo Vocational...
From left:  Andrew McCartney, Lead,South Asia Financial Institutions Group Advisory Services, IFC; Amena Arif, Country Manager IFC Sri Lanka & Maldives, Dimantha Seneviratne, Director/Group CEO NDB; Buwaneka Perera, Vice President, Corporate Banking NDB at the signing of the agreement.
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has...
One of the most common issues that consumers face...
A DMS official receives the award from the Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Entrust Datacard in London.
Data Management Systems (Pvt) Ltd (DMS) Sri Lanka...
Tuli Cooray    Pic: Shan Rupassara
The country’s apparel industry is heading in the...
Deputy General Manager, Operations, Dinusha Ihalalanda,  Assistant General Manager, Operations, Maheel Kuragama, Senior Regional  Manager, Janaka Mohotty and Manager, Habaraduwa Branch, Niroshan  Karunaratne at the opening of the branch.
Sampath Bank’s Harbaraduwa Branch, previously...
Leading pump manufacturer, Grundfos has launched...
All roads in Mannar led to the Mobitel Cash...
The Chamber of Young Lankan Entrepreneurs (COYLE...
Secretary, Ministry of Finance and Mass Media, Dr. R.H.S. Samaratunga and Chief Representative of JICA Sri Lanka office Fusato Tanaka exchange copies of the agreement.
Non Communicable Disease’s (NCDs) such as...
Bakamuna products on a bullock cart
Bakamuna, a mixed media lifestyle design brand,...
Finance & Leasing Services - VehiclesMinimum...
Professional Consultancy ServicesAccounting,​...
Business Premises - For Sale/LeaseDehiwala -...
Furniture For SaleCarpet,​Wardrobe,​flooding...
It was only last week that we wrote in these...
The installation of taxi meters with the capability of issuing printed bills would be compulsory from August 1
A taxi, by definition, is a vehicle for hire that...
The ‘death penalty’ is defined as the deliberate...
The Premier Professional Association for Cardiac...
Sri Lanka as a destination for resort-wear was...
Chinese workers relaxing aftre their lunch near Shangri-La, Colombo  Pix: Sudam Gunasinghe
Astoria, Colombo, is a massive building under...
The Government is not following the Mahinda...
P. U. Ratnayake
The Tourism Industry is a major player in...
As the rains have now replenished the once...
Scene of crime at brinjal field
On June 21, in a brinjal field surrounded by...
The Joint Opposition (JO) front liners say that...
Fake News! The label may be new, but the...
Amitha Priyanthi (Pic: Courtesy lankamirror.com)
Amitha Priyanthi, a human rights activist looks...
A permanent solution to human/elephant...
Balasubramaniam SurendraHe never lost the common...
In spite of a spate of brutal murders reported...
Parking meter
According to the Ministry of Transport and Civil...
Tamil Nadu Global Food Expo and Summit 2018...
Gishan Bandaratilleke, owner of Barracuda...
Purple Night 2018 - Dinner Dance, a fundraiser...
Airarabia, a member of Nawaloka Holdings hosted a...
Mental illness and its fallout were recently the...
The Health Ministry has introduced a special...
Could a ‘smelly eyesore’ where everybody disposes...
My pen pal is a girl She sends me letters As it...
The feelings what I think And my mind is also...
Gateway College, Primary School (Key Stage 2)...
I am Wijerathnalage Nimthara Sewwandi Wijerathne...
My name is Hetti Arachchilage Kalindi Chakrangi....
I am U.V. Uchitha Sulakshani. I study in Grade...
My name is Yogya Upamali. I study in Grade Six at...
My favourite sport is karate. It is also called...
Trees are a special part of the environment. They...
There are so many forests in Sri Lanka. Sinharaja...
When I was small I saw a little puppy near my...
Biography:Ferdinand Magellan led the first...
My favourite cricket team is the Sri Lanka...
A training programme was conducted to educate...
My mother’s name is Achala. She is thirty five...
Colombo Musaeus College, Junior Dancing group won...
My father is my hero. He is very intelligent. He...
Instagram says that it now has more than one...
 Sigiriya which is located in the Matale...
May, June and July It's summer Let's go to the...
The coconut tree is very tall. It grows mostly in...
Sun gives us light and warmth It is a hot ball I...
I got my holidays on April 6. It was one of my...
About our daughter Tamil Christian resides in...
GB/​European dual citizen 46 yrs. 5’5” kind...
South African cricket team captain Faf du Plessis...
At the World Choir Games in Tswane (Pretoria),...
Asith Muthukumarana, a teacher of Daluwa St....
The Office of Missing Persons held public...
President Maithripala Sirisena left for Europe...
As families of the disappeared in the North and...
The Indian Foreign Secretary, Vijay Gokhale met...
Putting an end to any uncertainty pertaining to...
The Government will inaugurate its rapid rural...
The Government is skeptical of fully disclosing...
Cabinet permission is being sought to allocate a...
The Annual Susan George Pulimood Memorial Oration...
Former State Minister of Child Affairs’...
The 69th Annual General Meeting of the Deaf...
Farmers from Rajanganaya will petition Supreme...
Anuththara Adhikari of Samudradevi Balika...
The much awaited report of the constitutional...
A recorded public talk on ‘The Relationship Of...
Sri Lanka’s Prison Department is planning to hire...
The Revd. Robert Meyor the first missionary to...
The cost for duty travel overseas incurred by the...
The Navy has been advised to emphasise on anti-...
The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) will launch...
Senior DIG Crimes, Organised Crime, Narcotics...
CHONG TUNG CHANG (CT) - Old Boy of St. Thomas’...
Human poo has been mysteriously falling from the...
Cigarette:A suspected drunken driver went back to...
If books could kill … scientists in Denmark have...
The Avozilla is around four times the size of the regular avocado, weighs an average of 1.2 kg and costs $12 each.
The ‘Avozilla’, which is being farmed in...
A Linyphia male spider on the lookout on its web  Getty Images
Research published July 5 ended the long running...
Indian River County, Florida:A Florida man came...
The Government ‘was compelled to revise fuel...
After allocutus the lights and fans of the Court...
The Social Services League of Sri Lanka Law...
As part of the U.S. government’s support for a...
On June 23, 1976, J.M. Chandradasa became the...
Yala is undoubtedly one of the most exotic...
Today is World Cup football final day in Russia....
As football fever took hold in Sri Lanka, large...
Dilruwan Perera(left) shows the ball and at right Man of the Match Dimuth Karunaratne with his trophy Pix: Saman Mendis
South Africa gave one of their worst batting...
The Maliyadeva College rugby squad: Lahiru Daulagala, Himanka Dhananjaya, Dilshan Atapattu, Yeshan Madhushitha, Ishara Herath, Kelum Madhushanka, Malith Wijesundera, Sanju Herath, Pramujith Piyaratne, Rasith Sanjeewa, Gajitha Amerasinghe, Thakshila Piyatissa, Kaveen Dahanaka, Kaushalya Gunaweera, Danushka Ranasinghe, Shenal Tennakoon, Tharindu Indraratne, Bawantha Weerasekera, Mudujith Ekanayake, Sakun Jayasinghe, Deshan Pathiraja, Tharindu Didulanga, Sachintha Pallegedera, Hirush Wijekoon and Vikum Illanko
They had no backstage expertise and no proper...
Kylian Mbappe
MOSCOW AFP: A month on and 63 games later, the...
Radhika Hettiarachchi is seen here with the Nepal National players
Former Sri Lanka national rugby captain cum...
Council member Sri Lanka Golf Union Niloo Jayatilleke, president of the Sri Lanka Golf Union, Air Chief Marshal Harsha Abeywickrema and Chief Executive Officer HSBC, Mark Prothero at the media launch
The Sri Lanka Golf Union, the governing body for...
Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic
MOSCOW AFP: Ecstatic Croatia coach Zlatko Dalic...
The winners of last year’s tournament, Levon Niyarepola (left), Nirekh Tejwani, Taniya Minel Balasuriya and KvahnTejwani
Sri Lanka’s most popular junior golf tournament...
Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic
ZAGREB AFP: Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-...
Kerber celebrates victory
Germany's Angelique Kerber shattered Serena...
The champion Meththa team comprising Udayangani, Shiromi, Dilani, Sadali, Hansi, Nisansala and Jayathri pose with their trophy presented by distinguished old girl Rohini Yapa
The Old Girls’ Association of Ananda Balika...
The Sri Lanka Basketball Federation said it is...
Ashendra Siriwardena
Ashendra Siriwardena, an Under-15 cricketer from...
The second stage of the ‘Shoes of Hope Program’...
Hasitha Boyagoda
Sri Lanka Under-19 cricketer and record breaker...
The touring Indian Under 19 cricket team drew...
Malik the PatronThere has been a change at the...
CEO of SLT Mobitel, Nalin Perera
Chief Executive Officer of the Sri Lanka Telecom...
France team members and Croatia team members
All eyes will be on first time finalist at the...
Saturday – South African captain Faf du Plessis...
Vincent Kompany (right) from Belgium competes for the ball against England’s Raheem Sterling
England suffered another defeat as Belgium won...
The champion St. Mary’s College Veyangoda squad: Front row from left:  Kaveesha Ranketh, Vidhura Dheneth, Manuja Sathsara, Janindhu Theekshana, Pathmika Bhashvara, Aruna Pabasara, Hesandhu Savanjith and Ranindhu Dheshan. Back row from left: Kaveesha Nimsara, Sanjana Nuwantha, Senura Dhamsara, Rashmika Shehan, Kasun Sandheepa, Aadhitha Kalana, Anuhas Bandara, Chamodh Kalhara and Yalan Sasindhu
St. Mary’s College, Veyangoda won the Gampaha...
Does every day feel like the same boring routine?...
Young people around the world will celebrate...
Singer Justin Bieber and model Hailey Baldwin got...
“We want our viewers to feel that they are a part...
Ben Stiller’s latest role will have the actor...
The humble action of these youth is a testament...
Situated in the lower central hills of Sri Lanka...
So I decided to give up netball, and got...
Young Vinitha, during a meeting in Polonnaruwa...
Louise Thompson reveals her anxiety used to leave...
Today’s narrative is a follow up to last week’s...
The game of cricket once dominated by boys, now...
Modern history tells us that consumers’...
Although most students do not study Greek, Roman...
 GLIMPESES OF HORRIBLE EVENT: The steel pillars of the old ‘Whitehouse Palama’ where the crime took place on the bridge.
The “Whitehouse Murder” which took place in 1948...

Week of July 15, 2018