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Week of March 24, 2019

Directed by Sachithra Rahubadda and produced by...
Poet, literary critic, scholar, bilingual...
On Friday January 18 a film that Sri Lanka has...
Caligula, the story of the controversial Roman...
The High Commission of India has organized a...
The maiden performance by six dancers from the...
Sanni
A drama festival organised by the Drama and...
Following the performances of Stormy Weather,...
In our ignorant childhood In our curious youth In...
Sri Lanka the pearl of pearls in the Indian Ocean...
A hand that canoodled my poor heart He who came...
What’s your lucky colour? Is it one of the...
A delicious array of typical Sri Lankan food was...
Recently the Jabra Partner Event 2019 held an...
Shrine of Saint Anthony , Kochikade
All Sri Lankans are aware of the Shrine of Saint...
Skills for Inclusive Growth (S4IG), an initiative...
Sri Lanka Insurance Motor Plus is geared to...
The Institute of Industrial Technology (IIT)...
NGage Strategic Alliance (formerly known as Bates...
Recent statistics have revealed that one in four...
As local health officials met recently on World...
 Dear Readers,Today, in Sugar & Spice we...
The annual ‘Kalayaathra - 2019’ Awards Ceremony...
The Gratiaen Prize 2018 shortlist will be...
The renovated Seruvila stupa, after over thousand years in isolation which enshrines the relic of Buddha’s Lalata Dathu (forehead bone)
On our journey, in search of the beauty of...
It is strange but true that everything you have...
It’s forty years since the advent of the famous ‘...
The government’s move to set up Export Processing...
Director of Dilmah Tea and Managing Director of Resplendent  Ceylon, Malik Fernando and Executive Director Serenia Limited, Dilshan  Kodituwakku.
Serenia Residences, the luxury development of 47...
BOC officials with the award
The World HRD Congress again recognised the Bank...
The Ministry of Highways and Road Development and...
The opening of the Union Assurance Galle Regional Office.
Union Assurance (UA) relocated its Galle regional...
Interbrand, a brand consultancy, has released its...
Partner, Tax Services, Ernst & Young, Nishtar Sulaiman
The tax proposals of the 2019 Budget to promote...
The award
DFCC Bank won a merit Award at the Association of...
It’s important to understand which leadership styles and behaviour have the most impact on culture. Pic: Courtesy designerpics.com
In the new era of rapid changes and escalating...
Dee Liyanwela
London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) has appointed...
Dr. Selva Annamalai
BioClad hygienic PVC wall cladding systems and...
Lasitha Wimalaratne
HNB Assurance PLC (HNBA) appointed Lasitha...
The winner, Lohaviyasan of Batticaloa receives the prize.
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) added another feather to...
The presentation of the Platinum status to KPMG officials.
KPMG values the benefits of a foundation of...
The Sinhala and Tamil New Year brings Sri Lankans...
Chairperson of Bandaranaike National Memorial Foundation – Former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga
The BMICH, Sri Lanka’s iconic landmark, closed...
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) and the Global...
One of the frustrations for all credit...
The construction industry of Sri Lanka has become...
 Executive Creative Director Rohan Piyadasa and Client Service Manager Manik Amirthanayagam.
Marketing communication company, Holmes Pollard...
With the launch of Sri Lanka’s ‘National Export...
Pic: Courtesy dreams.metroeve.com
Bureaucracy only attends to whatever it has been...
Ecoclean Vexta, a new washing solution to remove...
Gunasiri Perera
Virtusa emerged winners in the Large Corporate...
Stressed financial profiles: Fitch Ratings...
Nations Trust Bank (NTB) American Express offers...
Life insurer, AIA’s centennial celebrations...
Author: P. Samarasiri (former Deputy Governor of...
‘SDB Uththamavi’sponsored a workshop for women in...
The Employers’ Federation of Ceylon (EFC) will...
People’s Bank CEO/GM N. Vasantha Kumar, People’s Leasing & Finance CEO Sabry Ibrahim and People’s Insurance CEO  Deepal Abeysekera present the People’s Travelsmart Insurance Policy to Finlay’s Insurance Broker’s CEO Sanjiv Keerthiratne.
People’s Insurance has launched a new travel...
Exchange of agreement between CEO, Swarnamahal, Dinesh Fernando and CEO/ Director, Kapruka, Lalith C. Perera.
Swarnamahal Jewellers, a Ben Holdings Company,...
The Volkswagen Beetle Owners Club will hold the...
Sri Lanka Insurance Motor Plus is geared up to...
Executive Director, Lakshman Kadirgarmar Institute of International  Relations and Strategic Studies, Dr. Ganeshan Wignaraja
Sri Lanka needs to have right economic decisions...
CA students engaged in outdoor activity.
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri...
Sri Lanka-Thailand Business Council President Rizan Nazeer and Thai Chamber of Commerce and Board of Trade Chairman Kalin Sarasin exchange the MoU.
The Sri Lanka-Thailand Business Council (SLTBC)...
The Export-Import Bank of China (EXIM Bank) will...
Cutting the anniversary cake: From left -...
Finance & Leasing Services - VehiclesLowest...
Domestic Aides - ServicesAAAAA We have good...
Businesss Premises to Let or LeaseBorella Cross...
Miscellaneous for SaleRoller Gate using at...
Within hours of Mahinda Rajapaksa’s historic...
Southern Province, Sri Lanka - Lochana is 10...
Ambassador Azeez chairing the UNCTAD Trade and Development Commission in Geneva, November 12-14, 2018.    (Pic: Courtesy UNCTAD)
The security landscape in most regions, as well...
With air pollution rates of many major cities in...
Trinco - 5
“Not only our actions, but also our inactions,...
At the launch of the “Cyber Resilience for...
Pumpkins being unloaded at the Dambulla Economic Centre  File pic
Even though pumpkin is not a popular vegetable...
Recently at a workshop that focused on the events...
The Police commenced an investigation this week...
“A genuine leader is not a searcher for consensus...
Ex President Rajapaksa and others take front row
Just a day after the grand tamasha that took...
Sri Lanka is my motherland. It is an island in...
The Wishing Wand and other stories by Enid Blyton...
My name is Pawan Navidu. I live in Panadura. I’m...
The latest book I read is Harry Potter and the...
Among all the books I have read, I thoroughly...
The Annual concert of Sujatha Vidyalaya, Nugegoda...
My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains My...
All are like the birds Who come only in the...
His life is full of water you never know his...
 Newspapers are a good source of information...
 My hobby is playing the violin because...
My country is Sri Lanka. It is an island in the...
My school is St. Mary’s College in Mathugama town...
My favourite book is Madol Doowa by Martin...
The sun heats water resources and its vapour goes...
Environmental pollution is a major problem in the...
Tchaikovsky's 'Swan Lake' Ballet
 Pyotr Illyich Tchaikovsky, the Russian...
My school is Sanghamitta Balika Vidyalaya in...
Nishi Uggalle
Nishi Uggalle was crowned ‘Britain’s Brightest...
Water is life giving and we cannot live without...
One of Sri Lanka's premier Rugby Sports Clubs, CH...
Academically and professionally qualified...
Academically and professionally qualified caring...
If the world continues with greenhouse gas outputs on a business as  usual terms, the temperatures would increase by three to five degrees  Celsius by the end of the Century. Pic: Courtesy wikipedia
World Meteorological Day :‘The Sun, The Earth and...
Mannar mass grave site
The Archaeological report of the mass grave site...
The Young Muslim Women’s League (YMWL) has...
Anton Perera: A father with a generous heartWords...
Ampara paddy lands being tilled for cultivation
Water will be provided for paddy cultivation in...
Four Australian ships belonging to the Royal...
The wetland walk program organised by the...
The Free Media Movement strongly condemns the...
The celebration of the fifth anniversary of the...
The annual ‘March Market’ organised by the Girls...
A recorded public talk on ‘To be utterly free of...
Lawyers who completed 50 years at the Bar were...
Following the Cabinet approval granted to the ‘...
Goblin found his wife, Whom he wished for nine...
The revised Medical Ordinance will be presented...
Additional Solicitor General and President’s...
Leader of the House and Public Enterprises,...
Legal practitioners and activists launched a free...
From (L) Dr. Sanjeewa Godakanda, Beth Schlacter, Ritsu Nacken and Dr. Janaki Vidanapathirana
Executive Director FP 2020, Beth Schlacter at a...
Certain supporting documents for the extradition...
The ‘Enterprise Sri Lanka to Your Village’ mobile...
President Maithripala Sirisena handing over a request to UN Resident Coordinator Ms.Hanaa Singer seeking World Heritage recognition to the ‘Tripitaka’ - the sacred canon of Theravada Buddhism, written in  Pali, at the Dalada Maligawa premises yesterday.
President Maithripala Sirisena has ensured that...
The start of the Thripitakabhivandana Week at Maryland Buddhist Temple, March 16, 2019
The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Washington DC, under...
The 67th death anniversary of D. S. Senanayake,...
 Who is a great teacher?A great teacher...
The Royal Commonwealth Society of Sri Lanka (...
The Government last week announced Sri Lanka’s...
Slain rugby player Wasim Thajudeen’s case was...
High Commissioner of Pakistan, Maj. Gen. (Rtd) Dr. Shahid Ahmad Hashmat and children cut the cake to mark Pakistan National Day.
The High Commission of the Islamic Republic of...
DE SILVA - CHANDRA (Former Vice Principal Girls’...
The approach of a presidential election and the...
I had promised to keep away from writing about...
Speculations about the next presidential election...
Sri Lanka emerged from the United Nations Human...
One of the 14 islands
With her tranquil lagoon opening out to the sea,...
Caster Semenya
PARIS AFP: Barring South African runner Caster...
St. Peter’s College are tipped to beat Wesley...
SHARJAH AFP: Aaron Finch’s fine century drove...
Old Rajans beat the present Rajans by three...
Isipathana College centre Manelka Ruberu is tackled by an opponent from Zahira College in their inter school rugby match at Havelock Park yesterday (Pic by Saman Mendis)
Isipathana College were made to labour hard for...
Kandy’s conduct promoted by spineless Rugby...
Isuru Udana
With nothing left to go by on what has been a...
Mahinda College won their annual limited overs...
Former Sri Lanka batsman and present Ananda...
Karandeniya Central College were one run for no...
Gihan Perera (left) CEO, P & S, Air Chief Marshal Harsha Abeywickrama President Sri Lanka Golf and Ruvini Kariyawasan, Corporate Affairs Manager, P & S during the handing over of the sponsorship cheque
Junior golfers in Sri Lanka are making vast...
Moratuwa’s second big match between Moratu...
Former India cricketer and ICC Cricket World Cup 2011 winner Virender Sehwag with the trophy
DUBAI, UAE: Emirates this week revealed its ICC...
The Sri Lanka Cricket selectors headed by...
The annual big match between St. Anne’s College...
Chinthana Vithanage
A six-member Sri Lanka weight lifting team is...
Lahiru Udayanga  (Air Force captain)-Niroshan Fernando  (Havelocks captain)
Havelock SC warmed up well on Thursday in...
The triumphant cricketers of St. Joseph’s College Johanne de Zilva, Sheran Fonseka, Shevon Daniel, Dineth Jayakody, Dilesh Perera, Dunith Wellalage, Sachintha Ravindu, Lakshan Gamage, Ashen Daniel, Shalinda Seneviratne and Ashan de Alwis celebrate with the Fr. Peter Pillai Shield after beating St. Peter’s College in their Battle of the Saints One-Day match at the SSC ground yesterday
Rain clouds hovered and poor light conditions...
File photo! Winners at the Military World Golf Championship 2017 held in Sri Lanka receive their trophies from Air Marshal Kapila Jayampathy, Commander of the Air Force
The International Military Sports Council (CISM)...
 Asian Badminton Chief Operating Officer Kenny Goh Chee Keong and Senior Event Manager Chooi Weng Sheng poses with Sri Lanka badminton head Nishantha Jayasinghe and Asian international umpire Kasun Maduranga during their visit to Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka badminton officials are holding...
This year’s Bradby Shield rugby match between...
Sri Sumangala College and Sri Rahula College were...
The annual limited overs cricket encounter...
The second stage of the Inter-Academy Football...
DEHRADUN AFP: Trailblazing bowler Rashid Khan...
The CCC School of Cricket commenced its Under 14...
Defending champions Royal College overpowered...
The 13th edition of the Oxford President’s Cup...
Rumethma Tennakoon  -Chamodya Yapabandara  -Kasundi Senanayake
Three students from Girls High School in Kandy...
Cristiano Ronaldo was fined 20,000 euros ($22,738...
Mohan Wijesinghe was elected president of the...
Rumeshika Ratnayake
Several eyebrows have been raised and questions...
Will Havelock SC bring back the Clifford Cup...
The Mediterranean mesophotic coral reef found off the coast of Italy
The first coral reef in Italy has been identified...
One of the greatest gifts bestowed on our island...
The United States is currently witnessing a...
A new poster for the live-action film Aladdin was...
In an era of breaking stereotypes, this year’s...
BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY revealed Freddie Mercury’s...
Vantage, Sri Lanka’s respected men’s fashion...
Coffee and warm conversation was the order of the...
The last 25 years of Marie “Mimi” Haist’s life...
Madhavee Wathsala. pix by Thilak Perera
Madhavee Wathsala is a multi-talented young lady...
In the history of Lankan Cadets, the Reid Avenue...
Jessica Beniquez had just turned 20 years old...
Former Desperate Housewives star Felicity Huffman...
Sara Ali Khan on getting plastic surgery: Gather...
When the recent floods hit different parts of the...

Week of March 24, 2019