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Week of June 25, 2017

Authorities in Mozambique say bald men are being...
The rare 2-headed porpoise
The two-headed creature “is extremely rare,”...
The staggering sale price, said to be a world...
June 15: Good news for that friend you have who’s...
June 19: A homeowner outside Pittsburgh, Penn.,...
The annual celebration of the Queen’s Birthday...
Come June 15 and the Day of Russia became a...
The alarm faithfully goes off once daily ...
HelpAge Executive Director Samantha Liyanawaduge distributing food items to flood victims . Finance Manager Sumedha  Hastanayaka is also in the picture
A massive Emergency Response Project was launched...
Chief Guest, State Minister of Defence Ruwan Wijewardene, and Army Commander Lt. General Chrishanthe de Silva at the parade
I was in the salubrious hills of Diyatalawa where...
I read with interest the letter in your newspaper...
I am sorry’, ‘We are sorry’. These are the words...
 Dr. Chamika de Silva was handsomely...
The delegates from Skal Colombo with Skal International President David Fisher and Skal Asian President Robert Sohn
The 46th SKAL Asian Area Congress was held in...
Sri Lanka Insurance (SLIC), the pioneer in the...
The Southern District Synod of the Sri Lanka...
The keys to ‘Sovrano’, Blue Mountain Apartments’...
Korean car maker Kia unveiled its third...
The 47th Annual General Meeting and the post...
Trident with HP Inc unveiled the new HP DeskJet...
The average lunch plate of most Lankans contains...
Dondra Lighthouse
 When we desire to explore the heritage and...
If someone had told me that I could indulge in...
The culinary magic of Vietnam can be experienced...
Malinda Alahakoon
His YouTube channel is among the top most popular...
‘Rumble in the Jungle,’ the mountain biking event...
What was termed as “a unique concert” of the “...
Performed on April 2, 2017Venue: Open ir Theatre...
The Right to Information (RTI) has helped...
A Hindustani vocal performance by Pt. Birendra...
 Just as ‘one man’s meat is another man’s...
CastMeClub has a vision to bring all barriers...
Subashini Pathmanathan has completed her Doctoral...
“House Beautiful” is an internationally...
It’s now one of the most joyous times for the...
With reference to the Sunday Observer article...
The International Labour Organization (ILO) in...
Ivan Samarawickrema who passed away peacefully in...
The deadly dengue menace, spreading like wildfire...
Violence against women has remained a global...
On a recent morning, a Collective of determined...
Peter and his family are not alone, 25 other...
The government sector doctors are, again, on...
The application of glyphosate for tea plantations...
Woman, a sister organisation of the Centre for...
Twelve-year-old Warsha Malki Dissanayake of...
A recorded public talk on ‘Holistic Observation’...
Twenty-five-year old L.P. Harsha Madushan...
A resident of Pelawatta in Morawaka receives a gas cooker and cylinder.
China Machinery Import & Export Corporation (...
The Galadari Hotel’s fine dining restaurant the...
Sri Lanka Federation of University Women (SLFUW)...
“Enough is enough! We have reached our limit now...
The National Dengue Control Unit, in partnership...
The Government Medical Officers’ Association (...
Foreign Minister Ravi Karunanayake with former Finance Minister Ronnie de Mel
A people’s government cannot keep mum at a time...
  The Junior Symphony Orchestra
The Symphony Orchestra of Sri Lanka in...
The Joint Opposition (JO) yesterday said during...
Child hacked to deathA six-year-old child was...
Amnesty International (AI), while commending...
Central Bank Governor Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy...
The Meteorology Department stated that fairly...
Senior economist and author, Dr. Saman Kelegama...
A comprehensive multi-level assistance program to...
Ganesanandan Sinnadurai, former Auditor of the...
Sri Lanka has opened talks with three countries...
Sri Lanka’s overall exports to the European Union...
The six merit prize winners and the nine subject prize winners with CA Sri Lanka President Lasantha Wickremasinghe, Vice President Jagath Perera, Chief Executive Officer Aruna Alwis and Director, Examinations, Prasanna Liyanage
Thirteen students excelled at the Executive Level...
 The Arpico CSR Team distributing relief items to families in affected areas.
Arpico CSR was actively involved in helping those...
* Setback due to recent floods and drought*...
Continuing to win accolades for its spirit of...
The Bank of Ceylon invites parents of students...
Counterfeiting of goods has a detrimental effect...
A step-up fee structure with a revised threshold...
Abans recently launched LG’s newest flagship...
Binod Chaudhary, who is regarded as Nepal’s first...
Chairman of National Apprentice and Industrial Training Authority, Dr. A.U.C. Athukorala exchanging the agreement with CEO of Insee Cement, Nandana Ekanayake (on left).
Cement manufacturer, Insee Cement, recently...
Lalith A.P. Wijetunge receives the ‘IPM Lifetime Gold Award’.
Lalith A.P. Wijetunge was conferred the ‘IPM...
Singer Sri Lanka added another innovative product...
Aitken Spence Travels, Sri Lanka’s largest...
The exchange of the agreement. From left: Chairperson, Waste Management Authority, Western Province, Ms. Ruwini Dharmasiri, Chief Minister, Western Province, Isura Devapriya and Group Chief Executive Officer, Fairway Holdings, Imal Fonseka.
Fairway Waste Management (Pvt) Ltd and the Waste...
Prof. Lakshman R. Watawala
Certified Management Accountants (CMA) qualified...
Omnipro Industries Pvt Ltd won the European...
Sri Lanka’s homegrown beauty care brand, 4rever...
Seven sourcing directors representing five major...
The Padaviya reservoir
The Hydro Meteorological Information System (HMIS...
Crysbro held its Annual Get-together and Awards...
WWW.GORDENCAMPBELL.CO.UK
We all need to spend time working out exactly...
Ideal Motors and the Mahindra Group, India will...
Sampath Bank launched a digital payment platform...
Kalum Wijesooriya
Expanding on its efforts to incentivize the...
Moratuwa University undergraduates who completed the LEaD program conducted by Unilever Sri Lanka.
Unilever Sri Lanka recently marked the completion...
An LSEG official receives the certification
LSEG LiveOps, the specialised team within London...
‘It’s more exciting to be involved in the mystery, instead of just watching it unfold’
Beyond Boundaries Global (Pvt) Ltd., an...
Managing Director, Leo Burnett Sri Lanka, Ranil de Silva and Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett, South Asia, Raj Deepak Das light the oil lamp.
Leo Burnett Sri Lanka, the local office of the...
Fitch Ratings expects rising domestic interest...
Food & Nature (Pvt) Ltd., introduced its...
SriLankan Airlines will commence daily non-stop...
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has re-launched its...
hSenid Mobile Solutions (hMS) and Effective...
A Consortium of German and Sri Lankan...
A aerial view shows rescuers searching for survivors among debris at the site of a landslide
About 40 homes were destroyed in Xinmo village in...
Veteran Athlete P.S. Gamini de Zoyza established...
Dhawan stroked an assured 87 and featured in an...
Roger Federer eased closer to a ninth title at...
Plans for the full resumption of international...
As expectations and emotions peak on both sides...
Christ Church College, Matale emerged Champions...
Paralympic athlete Blake Leeper broke Oscar...
Old Josephian Romesh Abeyawickrema, who was the...
From October 1, teams will not lose a review for...
Vinul Fernando Captain of St. Joseph’s College receiving the Millo President’s Trophy from Minster of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam after beating Isipathana College 19-13 at the final. Royal College Principal B.A. Abeyratne and other officials are also in the picture.   (Picture Tilak Perera)
St. Joseph College beat the injury hit Isipathana...
Dharmaraja College,Kandy recorded 7 successive...
Sri Lanka’s cricket coach Graham Ford has quit,...
Anushka Polonowita struck a wild fire 172 not out...
Kohli, Dhoni and Shastri together
India are likely to favour a new coach who can “...
Flashback: When Charith Asalanka of Richmond College, Galle won the Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year award for the first time. Picture shows Asalanka receiving the award from former Sri Lanka Test Cricketer Russel Arnold who was the chief guest at the award ceremony held at Galadari Hotel in 2015. Also in the picture are Chairman and Managing Director of Lake House (ANCL) Kavan Ratnayake (extreme right) and Chairman of Sri Lanka Telecom Mobitel P.G.Kumarasinghe (extreme left). Picture by Lal
It’s exactly a month away from this year’s...
New Zealand’s Suzi Bates who scored an unbeaten century drives for runs on the off side watched by Sri Lanka wicket-keeper Prasadani Weerakkody in their ICC Women’s World Cup match played at Bristol on Saturday.
A spectacular batting collapse by Sri Lanka saw...
Weekly reader’s winning coupons. From left: Gamini Ramanayake ( Pictures Editor, ANCL), Eranda Vithanage (Manager, Treasury) and D.S.llesinghe ( Senior Manager Sales) picking the winning coupons. Picture by Saliya Rupasinghe
Santhush Gunatileka of St.Peter’s College,...
 AMERASINGHE GWENDOLINE FAITH (GWEN)....
The magnificent Panavitiya Ambalama stands on  four solid rock stones  planted on the ground
‘Ambalama’ is a Sinhala word for a wayside rest-...
A scene from Nidanaya
I am glad to once again get an opportunity to...
We thought the recent deluge and all the misery...
 Sabre-rattling US helpless over North Korea...
FINANCE & LEASING SERVICES - VEHICLESLowest...
BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIESNeed financial partners/...
BUSINESS PREMISES FOR SALEBeautiful Two story...
OFFICE EQUIPMENT FOR SALESinhala/English...
ESTATES FOR SALEKandy Bellwood scenic location 10...
The Borella Sunday School (Ahaddiya) organized a...
Our little island is filled with bananas of...
The House of the Seven Gables by Nathaniel...
My name is Ayathma Dahamdi. I’m eight years old....
Harry Potter is a well known name among readers...
The Count of Monte Cristo was written by...
 Eid-ul-Fitr Festival marks the end of...
The Junior Observer launches 'Junior Readers’...
I had a bunny once, In a cage all alone, Without...
The walls are dark, just like the walls in my...
The world is wonderful, The moon is beautiful,...
The purple faced leaf monkey, Hangs from a tree,...
My country’s name is Sri Lanka. It is an Island...
My mother’s name is Inoka Shriyamali. She is 35...
Many helpless people had to leave their homes...
The Poson Festival is held in Sri Lanka in the...
What is solar power?The primary source of all...
I have many leisure time activities and my...
Our school sports meet was held on the 19th of...
About our daughter resides Abroad 1982- 5’6’’,...
Academically and professionally qualified caring...

Week of June 25, 2017