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Week of May 27, 2018

Do you need that big brake kit? When should you...
Kelsie Murphy, from Kent, thought she had passed her driving test with just six minors (Image: Triangle News)
May 23:A new mum was overjoyed to ‘pass’ her...
Ashok Ferrey (left) at the publishers’ with Editor Marie-Pierre Bey
Since the quirky and humorous characters of...
Hypnotik in action
Staying in the limelight is undoubtedly one of...
We notice that many of the Lankan writers writing...
Dancer Malathi getting ready for her arangetram in Chennai on Friday.  (Photo: V. Ganesan)
Age is no deterrent for these senior citizens,...
Minister of Finance and Mass Media, Mangala...
CMN Distributors Lanka is headed by Hasitha Goonasekera
Snap-On Tools is a premium professional tool and...
The Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB) is a leading...
Rajendra Thiagaraja
It is time for the government to demonstrate...
Hemas Holdings PLC (HHL) reported full year...
May Saps Holdings, specialists in health and...
The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce in association...
The National Insurance Trust Fund Board (NITF)...
Eureka Technology Partners (Pvt) Ltd, in...
Spa Ceylon will mark Global Wellness Day with the...
The SLASSCOM Innovation Summit and Awards ‘...
Popular corporate personality Kishu Gomes has...
Piramal Glass Ceylon PLC (PGC) completes yet...
The Gem & Jewelry Industry of Sri Lanka gears...
The winners - Plant Doc (Team Scorpion). From left: StartupX Foundry Program Manager Aloka Gunasekara, Director at Informatics International Limited, Hiran Wickramasinghe, Creately Co-Founder, CTO and Chief Architect Hiraash Thawfeek, members of the winning team, Principal at BOV Capital Kishan Nadarajah, and Frontier Research Founder/CEO Amal Sanderatne.
The Informatics Institute of Technology (IIT), a...
Desirable and effective securities regulations...
Elephant House Beverages has introduced sugar...
The quality of  liquid milk is a crucial issue
The country’s dairy industry has huge potential...
Chinese Ambassador Cheng Xueyuan speaks at the symposium Pic : Chandani Jayatilleke
Why is China willing to help Sri Lanka? Chinese...
Sri Lanka needs to promote the consumption of...
Dr. Neranjan, Supun and Prasad
Seylan Bank hosted its corporate clients to an...
Ramya Holdings, the holding company of Trendywear...
NCE President Ramal Jasinghe and Shiham Marikar,...
The Bank of Ceylon (BOC) relaunches its...
Unless an organisation does something to break down silos, the challenge will only get worse
Silo Mentality is the mindset of individuals or...
Laugfs Group Managing Director Thilak de Silva and senior management open the Laugfs Supermarket Outlet in Negombo.
Laugfs Supermarkets recently announced the...
J.M.S. Brito and Harry Jayawardena
Aitken Spence PLC recorded a steady financial...
The Effie Awards which recognise the aspiring...
People’s Bank’s Weliweriya Service Centre was...
The head table.  Picture by Chaminda Niroshana
Epic Technology Group which provides disruptive...
CICT General Manager Marketing and Commercial Catriona Jayasundera receives the AFLAS 2018 award on behalf of CICT.
The CMPort managed Colombo International...
Minister Mangala Samaraweera
Even after 70 years of independence, Sri Lanka...
Mohan Pandithage and Dhammika Perera
Building on a strong momentum gathered over the...
One Galle Face, Colombo’s internationally...
President Maithipala Sirisena applauds as...
Pradeep Moraes
million in FDI says CDASL Chairman Less than 10...
Dananjaya Hettiarachchi
Mitra Innovation announced that Dananjaya...
A Sri Lanka Retailers’ Association (SLRA)...
The head table at the launch of Women in Management Awards. Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
Even though the economy in Sri Lanka is expanding...
Lahiru Pathmalal and Adil Mansoor
Lankan Angel Network (LAN) is network of business...
Lounge and Restaurant
Platinum1 announced recently the commencement of...
Chairman, Selyn Exports, Mrs. Sandra Wanduragala opens the ‘Kids Club’ day care at one of the weaving centres.
There is a new trend in the global business world...
AIA Insurance has been recognised as one of LIMRA...
A range designed to transform your home into the...
ASUS laptop launch   Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
Singer Sri Lanka PLC, a consumer durables...
In a shocking turn of events that stunned the...
SLT Customer Club - Ratnapura together with the...
Prof. Ricardo Hausmann
Director of the Centre for International...
The sports club of MCB Bank Sri Lanka (MCBSL)...
Finance & Leasing Services - VehiclesMinimum...
Business OpportunitiesWanted person to provide a...
Business Premises - For SaleWater Bottle Plant...
Furnituree - For SaleAntique almirah Brass item...
Estates WantedWanted 5-20 acre upcountry estate...
The global tobacco epidemic kills more than seven...
Last week the country ‘commemorated’ the end of...
Last week, judicial history was made when the...
The hush hush secret that was under wraps was...
Music fans were lured to soak in the vibes of...
The 25th, Day of Africa was celebrated in grand...
“Dengue infects mostly in active blood and that...
In 2016, Sri Lanka established the National...
The Northern event was mired in controversy even...
“Footsteps to Freedom is important because we get...
BBS General Secretary outside Homagama court in 2016
When the General Secretary of the Bodu Bala Sena...
The inaugural dance workshop presented by Year-3...
Asha de Vos - Winner of British Council’s Global Alumni Award for the Professional Achievement category    Pic:Oceanswell
Following prestigious national awarding...
Asoka Raddalgoda An epitome of sincerityBorn as...
Borouge, a leading petrochemicals company and a...
U.S. Ambassador to Sri Lanka and Maldives...
The largest trade exhibition conducted by China...
Ramola Sivasundaram, representative for Trinity...
Samples of patients from the Karapitiya Teaching...
Steeped in myths and prejudices, misunderstood...
As the Southwestern monsoon inundated Sri Lanka’s...
The Chefs’ Guild of Lanka announced the launch of...
The Global Towers Management (Pvt) Ltd. which...
Chef Rukshan Idamalgoda (R) with Chef Chiara
The ancient Greek- Sicilian writer Archestratus...
Arabian Knights, Colombo’s premier Middle Eastern...
Born in Oxfordto Frank and Isabelle HawkingHe was...
Once I was young, nice and lustyBut now I'm dusty...
You are one of the luckiest mothers in the world...
It is like paradise in the eveningSun sets down...
My best friend is Dulari. She lives in Ganegoda....
I am a cloudI don't like to shoutBut when I am...
Animals too have a right to like people. Animals...
William Shakespeare was an English poet,...
My pet is a puppy. Its name is Rex. It’s brown in...
Beaten by disease and society, leprosy patients...
Daniel Boone* Occupation: Pioneer and Explorer*...
Australia electric fence protect endangered animals
May 23: The world’s largest cat-proof fence has...
We live and die again and again. In Buddhism this...
One year after the student health insurance...
An endangered animal is a species which is at...
The six Sri Lankan medal winners of the...
Hortan Plains is a very popular place among both...
The opening ceremony of Zahira College Colombo’s...
An American man has set a new world record after...
The little star in Matara is the Star Fort...
Oscar Wilde’s The Importance of Being Ernest is...
The British School in Colombo (BSC) added another...
Matilda is a world famous novel written by an...
I’m a boy. My name is Pahan. I’m in Grade 3. I’m...
My favourite book is Madol Doova. It is written...
I went to Nuwara Eliya with my family last week....
About our pretty daughter,​fair complexioned 5’...
Respectable Buddhist Govi professionally...
Deshamanya Dharmadasa Siriwardhana retired from...
The incidence of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs...
Regional Manager, Coconut Cultivation Board,...
The De La Salle Brothers will mark their 150th...
Rev. Fr. (Dr.) Fraccid Anthony Fernando OMI...
A new translation of the four Pali nikayas has...
Former State Minister, Hemal Gunasekera assumed...
The Rifai Thareeq Association of Sri Lanka (Inc...
The Chinese Government has approved US$ 1 billion...
A recorded public talk on ‘Is There Thinking...
The government’s previous plan to build prefabricated steel houses as modeled above by a Luxembourg-based firm Arcelor Mittal headed by Indian billionaire, Lakshmi Niwas Mittal has been scrapped
Government decision to finalize a deal with a...
Political opponents slammed former Sports...
In spite of being favourable to the draft of 20th...
The government will ensure a maximum payment of...
Commenting on the legal battle against JO...
Sri Lanka Navy personnel evacuate residents...
Lawyers representing the victims and witnesses of...
The Rajapaksa faction has flatly refused Finance...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will visit...
Due to the heavy rains prevailing from last week...
APA - SHAMALEE - Beloved wife of Amal,​ loving...
NYPD Officer Michael Colangelo (right) and his wife Katherine Berger.                                                                         NYPD Officer Michael Colangelo (right) and his wife Katherine Berger.- Facebook
May 21:An NYPD officer who had just gotten...
May 17: A Japanese rail company has...
Adriana Hernandez-Aguilar swabbing leaf in nest for microbes.
May 16:Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) appear to...
Kelly Cochran pleads guilty to 2nd murder for smothering her husband
May 16:Kelly M. Cochran, already serving a life...
This pig was following a man in Ohio as he walked home. Police thought the man was “obviously drunk,” until they saw for themselves.
May 21:About 5 a.m. on Saturday, a police...
Sri Lankan mountaineer Johann Peiris reached the...
Dr. Ahilan Kadirgamar
Sri Lanka’s former-war wrecked Northern region is...
Former Sports Minister and UPFA Kurunegala...
Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus Germanicus was the...
At long last, the gauntlet thrown down during the...
Devotees tie coins in cloths around the Bo tree branch making their vows (bhara) to deities
I look around Vedihitikanda in the distance, and...
Mahamaya Girls College, Kandy won the team...
Trinity College, Kandy beat more fancied...
Ranjan Ramanayake grimaces at a Press conference questioning the upcoming cricket election  Pic:Saliya Rupasinghe
Deputy Minister and crusader against corruption...
Colombo University won the Inter University Beach...
Amateurish school rugby officials have been found...
Sunil Hettirachchi(right) secretary Ministry of  Education receiving the copy of rule and regulation of track and field from Sunil Jayaweera.
Pioneer sports administrator and present special...
The current Indian Premier League has exposed the...
Dinesh Chandimal-Kusal Mendis
The 2009 Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of...
Plea for Bogambara stadiumKandy’s one and only...
Gamini Wijesinghe
Audit General HM Gamini Wijesinghe revealed...
No matter how and to what extent rugby referees...
The success of the Olympic Football Tournament...
The Cycling Federation’s District Cycling...
Sachin Silva continues to lead in the vote count...
The Kandy District Cricket Association held its...
LONDON AFP: Mohammad Amir took two wickets in...
It has been reported in the newspapers that the...
China has pledged to back Sri Lanka’s medal...
Sri Lanka’s cricket board will not replace...
Sriyani Kulawansa and Damayanthi Dharsha
The Olympic Day Run organised by the National...
The International Cricket Council said Saturday...
RIO AFP JANEIRO: Three weeks to World Cup kick-...
Sri Lanka Cricket has appointed a retired judge...
Sri Lanka will contest a netball Invitational...
  For the second time the German Buzz, a joint initiative of the German Embassy, the Goethe-Institut, the GIZ and TAFA toured Sri Lanka and promoted sporting activities in the Batticaloa district visiting under-privileged schools in the area. The group numbering 30 volunteers and professionals visited four schools and reached out to more than one thousand students and donated football equipment with a coaching camp. Here members of the group contest a tug-o-war event during their mission
DirectFN won the Championship Trophy of the Hit...
The under-17 basketball team of St. Anthony’s...
Players from the Sunrises Hyderabad team celebrate at the IPL 2018. They have entered today’s final against Chennai Super Kings
NEW DELHI AFP: Asian nations are clamping down on...
The Sri Lanka badminton administration is once...
Dilroy Fernando the CEO and Director of Agoal International makes a presentation to a representative of one of the schools on behalf of the Bahrain Rugby Football Club.
Bahrain RFC which toured Sri Lanka to play two...
Communication skills are critical when it comes...
Raising future kings and queens is ‘not’ always...
A fierce advocate of self-love and never giving a...
The L.A.B (Lounge & Bar) at the Hilton...
Ishan
As the vocal trainer of ‘THE VOICE BY ISHAN DE...
Have you ever even considered the notion of...
What does your dream life look like? What’s...
As the tourism industry is making significant...
Following years of tradition, the much-awaited...
Miss and Mrs Sri Lanka 2018 for USA were...
PHOTOGRAPH BY VIPULA AMARASINGHE
Field of Butterflies Samanalayaya, the annual...
An exhibition of oil and watercolour paintings by...
Are you aware what is meant by a Type-A person or...
Leonardo da Vinci
If somebody asks you who the most versatile man...

Week of May 27, 2018