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Week of June 24, 2018

Scene from Pyramus & Thisby
When it comes to Sri Lankan theatre, Jehan...
Adarey (Love) - Smile with Children, an...
We know what is Rule of Law? But, have we heard...
Hein Busch
They were looking forward to performing in Sri...
At the launch of Welenda.com  Pic: Saman Mendis
Welenda.com, a website to connect Sri Lanka with...
Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) has announced...
A three-member Women in Logistics and Transport (...
The senior management of Union Assurance and Nations Trust Bank at the preferred partnership  agreement signing between two companies.
Union Assurance (UA) recently became the...
MD/CEO of CDB Mahesh Nanayakkara
The Citizens Development Business Finance PLC (...
The ‘Enterprise Sri Lanka’ program will be...
Associated Battery Manufacturers (Ceylon) Limited...
Bitumen loading terminal at the Sapugaskanda Oil Refinery
The Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) has...
Sampath Bank announced the launch of Sampath...
The Government of Sri Lanka has taken steps to...
Two members of the delegation
A five-member Malaysian business delegation...
The leader of the Bahraini business delegation Mohammed Sajid presents a souvenir to Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen.
A seven-member business delegation from Baharain...
Uswatte Confectionery Works, Sri Lanka’s oldest...
Capt. Milinda Ratnayake has been appointed as the...
Invitees experience the Eco Balm range of products. Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
Eco Balm, a locally-developed range of balm...
The Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri...
The Math class in progress
The Laugfs Nana Maga Math Camps conducted in...
Heads of business organisations keep promoting...
With the reinstatement of GSP+ in May 2017, there...
IFS, the global enterprise applications company,...
 Chairman, Sri Lanka Telecom Group, P.G. Kumarasinghe Sirisena and  Chief Executive Officer, HCS, Roshan Kaluarachchi present a token of appreciation to Minister Harin Fernando.
SLT Human Capital Solutions (HCS), a fully owned...
The shortage of skilled labour in specific...
Sujeiva Samaraweera     Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
The launch of the National Business Excellence...
Ministers Mangala Samaraweera and Malik Samarawickreme at the Sri Lanka Investment and Business Conclave 2018. Pic: Vipula Amarasinghe
Although there is much potential to improve the...
Sri Lanka Telecom presented one of the globally...
The panel discussion in progress: From left - Professor of Management at Cornell University, Prof. Soumitra Dutta, Founder and Chairman of Kapruka.com, Dulith Herath, President and CEO of CodeGen, Dr. Harsha Subasinghe, Co-Founder of Venture Frontier Lanka, Heminda Jayaweera, Moderator Anushka Wijesinha.
The SLASSCOM Innovation Summit and Awards ‘...
Chief guest State Minister of Finance, Eran Wickramaratne with company officials. Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
Sri Lanka is on the edge of the Indian sub...
Lead implementers were closely consulted...
Sumudu Rodrigo - Officer in charge - Puttalam is seen on the left, with Mayura Fernando - CEO and Nilantha Jayanetti,  Senior Assistant General Manager- Marketing, at the ceremonial opening of the Customer Service Centre, Puttalam.
Having served the community in Puttalam with a...
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has been named the...
DFCC Bank inaugurated two new branches in the...
The winner and the three finalists of Kotiyak Vatina Adahasak - Season 2
Season 2 of the tech reality TV show, Kotiyak...
Ilsam Awfer
CLC - Islamic Finance, the Islamic Business...
Razeen Sally in discussion with Economist at JB Securities Ltd.,  Eshini Ekanayake
Sri Lanka should not overlook the basics of first...
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Sri...
Grundfos production complex in Denmark
Grundfos, the world’s largest pump manufacturer...
Pradeep Edward
The Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing appointed...
The Hotels Association of Sri Lanka (THASL) in...
Sri Lanka is planning to draw up a China market...
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The purpose of this article is to consider...
Laknada de Mel
Financial planner NDB Wealth offers you an ideal...
The Ambassador of Maldives, Hussein Shareef will...
Fitch Ratings Lanka has revised the Outlook on...
Fairway Colombo brought about another impressive...
If there is to be a successful VAT system in a...
Gerard Ondaatjie
Mercantile Investments and Finance PLC (MI)...
Chrysotile fibre cement roofing manufacturer,...
Finance & Leasing Services - VehiclesMinimum...
Business OpportunitiesLooking for a business...
Business Premises - For Sale10 km to Colombo Port...
Kennel Notices - For SaleDalmatian pups 5 weeks...
It can be said that it was only a matter of time...
Do you play Candy Crush and Pokeman GO on your...
Last week, a leading member of the Buddhist...
It’s not always you get an opportunity to feast...
The British High Commissioner, James Darius...
The Hassim Omar Foundation organised a pre...
Officials coordinating the drafting process are...
Just two years back, in 2016, Singapore...
The ‘Footsteps to Freedom II’ trio of walkers led...
Scaling borders: A still from Dharmayuddhaya, a remake of Drishyam
What connects music composer M.S. Viswanathan to...
Revulsion is epitomized by Adolf Hitler – the...
Lt. Gen. Parami Kulatunga:Relentless in combat,...
 USA’s opposition to Gota contestingA...
Integrated facilities management solutions had...
Sri Lanka Insurance conducted a Happiness...
FIFA- Football World Cup Group Stage where...
Drug addiction is a global problem. Arguably it...
The Value Added Tax (Vat), consultancy fees and...
The Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, Dr...
" If these steps are not taken, there is not...
As the LGBT community of Sri Lanka celebrates the...
I have a number of future plans that would make...
My school is Thakshila Maha Vidyalaya. It is a co...
There are no men or women without ambitions. Some...
The parrot is green in colour. It likes to eat...
HajjAt the age of 21, Ibn Battuta decided it was...
My mother’s name is Anuruddhika. She is 32 years...
Poson Full-Moon Poya Day is celebrated to mark...
King Ravana lived in Sri Lanka nearly 5000 years...
Climbing up the 1,840 steps of Mihintale, this is...
If all the seas were one sea What a great sea...
I’m in Grade 4. There are forty four students in...
Once upon a time, There was a land called...
For some people winning the first place in a...
As I walk by the sky so blue it does seem to have...
My village is Bamunugama. There are many people...
Life is not a station, It is just like an...
The happiest day in my life is my birthday. It is...
The Big Bad Wolf (BBW) book sale is back for the...
Renowned novelist, script writer and journalist...
The annual Sinhala and Hindu New Year celebration...
Singapore Airlines has announced a new non-stop...
Do you have trouble getting to sleep?Well, a Te...
Meghan Markle, the new Duchess of Sussex, has...
I’m a Na tree. I live in the Haggala Botanical...
About our daughter slim and pretty (MBBS) Doctor...
Able B/​G parents from Colombo suburb seek a...
The Office of Missing Persons (OMP) will...
President Maithripala Sirisena attended the...
The ‘Enterprise Sri Lanka’ Loan Scheme aimed at...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and Maithree Wickremesinghe at the readings. Ambassador of France Jean-Marin Schuh is at extreme left.
For the seventh edition of the French Spring...
The Bandaranaike Memorial International...
The recent statement by Anunayake of Asgiriya...
Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy
With the new tax structure raising many eyebrows...
Students with the chief guest and guest of honour.
The Government of Pakistan through its High...
Human Rights Lawyer and activist J C Weliamuna...
Hash Run was held in Colombo recently and its...
In light of the recent killing of a rare leopard...
Speaking at a recent lecture held on dugongs,...
Over 100 civil society activists, including...
Sri Lanka’s postal service will continue to...
The Government taking a correct policy decision...
The internal crisis within the Joint Opposition (...
Sri Lanka’s Ambassador to Abu Dhabi Mr Sulaiman...
The Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri...
A third-year student of the Kelaniya University L...
Although there may be some immediate negative...
 Pic: Ruzaik Farook
A six-member delegation including French Senator...
The death of a suspect in the Matara jewellery...
Amitha Kellapotha (88), mother-in-law of Deputy...
After the sentencing of Galagodaththe Gnansara...
Unveiling of a picture in honour of the late Foreign Minister of Sri Lanka, Lakshman Kadirgamar
Unveiling a painting in honour of the late...
Mrs. Mala Salgado, Mrs. Damayanthi Peiris and...
KARIYAWASAM - MANTHRIE - passed away peacefully...
A newly-convicted murderer in Florida repeatedly...
Parents of a 5-year-old Kansas boy were hit with...
A detail of a page of an authentic 15th Century copy of a letter written          	        by Christopher Columbus as displayed at the Vatican, June 14, 2018.
For at least 14 years, investigators searched the...
A dancing cadaver in a previous Body Worlds exhibition.
NZ, June 18: In a bizarre criminal case, an...
IQ scores have been steadily falling for the past...
Totally refuting the claims by the media, Joint...
Last week’s decision by the United States to pull...
Is Sri Lanka ready for an elected dictator? This...
Sarath Jayamanna PC
The Director General of the Commission to...
Almost 200 states are parties to the Chemical...
The attraction for pilgrims on Poson Poya is...
On the upcountry railway line, Station No 68 is...
About 2,380 years back a valiant king of our...
A recent visit to China prompted these thoughts...
Romesh Abeywickrema is tipped to be elected as...
Many rugby followers are frowning on the on-going...
Kusal Mendis - Has been the most successful batsman in the Caribbean with an aggregate of 238 runs in four innings and Dinesh Chandimal - An aggregate 229 runs averaging 76.33 after the first two Tests
Two Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketers of the...
Kavinda, YMS and Saliya for TrinityTrinity...
Sri Lanka cricketer Jeffrey has been sent home...
Harshita Madavi
Harshita Madavi, the schoolgirl captain of Anula...
Xherdan Shaqiri
Xherdan Shaqiri seals victory for Switzerland...
Umpire Aleem Dar inspects the ball in the presence of Sri Lanka captain Dinesh Chandimal at St. Lucia in the West Indies
Judicial Commissioner, Michael Beloff QC, has...
Ireland beat Australia 20-16 to win the...
St. Peter’s College cricketer Sachin Silva is the...
Keisuke Honda
Japan icon Keisuke Honda’s dream of winning the...
Combo picture of Panchali Adikari
Panchali Adikari, an outstanding badminton player...
Shemila Liyanage of Dharmapala College Kottawa...
With the aim of promoting volleyball, the...
KRATOVO AFP: Portugal midfielder Joao Moutinho...
Liam Tancock (centre), Sports Minister Faiser Mushtapha and Tracy Francis (left) Business Development Officer Sports Projects at the launch of the Elite Summer Swimming Camp
World swimming champion Liam Tancock, a Britisher...
HANOI AFP 2018: Vietnamese police broke up an...
The Sri Lanka Powerboat Association officially...
The Olympians Run 2018 was held in Kandy on...
Olympic silver medalist Susanthika Jayasinghe (right) was an unexpected guest at the launch of the Olympic Day Run on Wednesday at the National Olympic Committee auditorium in Colombo. Pledging to take part in the Olympic Day Run, Jayasinghe received a T-Shirt from NOC president Suresh Subramaniam in the presence of its Secretary Maxwell de Silva
The National Olympic Committee (NOC) has...
Unbeaten Nalanda College and Mahinda College...
The Sri Lanka Masters Athletic Association (SLMA...
Kingswood College player Weligampola is held by two defenders from St. Joseph’s College in their Milo trophy semi final rugby match at the Sugathadasa stadium in Colombo yesterday. Pic: Saman Mendis
St. Joseph’s College advanced to the final when...
Lion Warriors led by former Sri Lankan spinner,...
Action from the Belgium versus Tunisia World Cup match
Belgium beat Tunisia 5-2 to record the highest...
Pradyun Sikiya and Rahul Radesh of British School...
Suranga Lakmal practices with a pink ball ahead of the match
Fast bowler Suranga Lakmal will captain Sri Lanka...
The Boxing Association of Sri Lanka has sent...
Junior riders who had to undergo many hardships encounter a mishap
The 18th edition of the Vijayabahu Motor Cross...
Army swimmers dominated once again to secure the...
Royal College’s diving team became champions in...
DUNEDIN AFP: Rieko Ioane scored a dazzling second...
The world and the Beyhive may now be able to...
XXXTentacion spoke on his death before he was...
The truth is that - college guys - you really...
Today we live in a world that is captivated by...
Wil Wheaton
He’s appeared on The Big Bang Theory, starred on...
It ain’t easy being a real-life superhero, even...
You’ve just started a new workout routine and...
Pageants Sri Lanka hosted the Grand Finale of the...
Photograph by Shan Rupassara
People lose the battle against willpower every...
The law sustains a peaceful society. The Police...
Public Relations and Education at Maharagama Youth Centre
The Young Zoological Association is again on a...
"The most important ingredient in forgiveness is...
When we have no appetite we run to the nearest...
Sunil Shantha made a deep impression in young...

Week of June 24, 2018