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Week of February 12, 2017

The High Commissioner of Canada to Sri Lanka and...
The Catwalk Fashion Show presented by Rohith...
Dance troupe
“Courage is mastery of fear” – Mark TwainOn...
In an article in your newspaper, dated Feb 5 2017...
CSE CEO Rajeeva Bandaranaike hands over a set of books to the Principal of Diganegama Vidyalaya
Recognizing the value of fostering access to...
Chief Executive Officer of the Open Government...
Sri Lanka High Commission in Australia celebrated...
Under the Agro-Economic Development Project...
Blue Ocean Group of Companies laid the foundation...
Asian Development Bank (ADB) in Colombo...
The Chinese Cultural Fair opened at the Arcade...
Common weather- related skin infections on the decline
Skin ailments have reportedly spiked islandwide...
Scientists at the Medical Research Council Brain...
Researchers at the UNC School of Medicine believe...
‘Our world on canvas II’, an art exhibition will...
Pakistan and Sri Lanka are two important...
Over 22,000 visitors converged on Colombo on...
The Colombo Swimming Club was initially located...
Adding to Jetwing Hotels exquisite villa...
The salads were looking fresh. I enjoyed the...
 @ The KingsburyThink romantic, elegant,...
A person who graduated from the field of Science...
‘Premaya Nam’, the directorial debut of Vindana...
Indian Cultural Centre, High Commission of India...
Anarchy is the latest stageplay produced by the...
The beauty of Deepal’s book is – it is written by...
 The 6th annual concert of the Colombo Wind...
“ESSENTIALS OF SURGERY”by Dr. R. L. SPITTEL,...
The view of the stupa with a roof and the miniature stupas around it at Gadaladeniya Vihara.
Sri Lanka is embellished by countless Viharas and...
Sometimes you have ‘good luck.’ You thought you...
Pic: Courtesy secondtouch.com
As smartphone technology continues to evolve at a...
Pic: Saman Mendis
Work on the USD 1.4 billion Port City Project in...
Day: Feb 6, 2017. Sixty eight year old Indranee...
The recent televised telephone conversation that...
The ex-Maldivian president in exile, Mohamed...
With signs of momentum towards a resolution of...
Warakapola Police yesterday succeeded in solving...
A man who had attempted to trespass into...
The Annual General Meeting of the Old Anandians ’...
SriLankan Airlines entered into a ‘wet lease’...
The State Drama Festival 2017 organised by the...
 Policemen save two  pilgrimsTwo...
The new drug which is reportedly to be imported...
The Bank of Ceylon installed a ATM at...
Five Myanmar companies have won contracts for the...
The maiden State Awards ceremony of the Sri Lanka...
A recorded public talk on ‘The art of observing...
The Botanic Gardens in Mirijjawila in Hambantota
The first ever dry zone botanic gardens in Sri...
The Health Ministry has made it mandatory for all...
The government will undertake a tourism promotion...
In a move to settle issues relating to the...
A debate on ‘Can the Right to Information Act...
The National Dangerous Drugs Control Board (NDDCB...
Pandemonium erupted in the Well of the House on...
Vinayagamoorthy Muralitharan alias Karuna Amman...
CCIS Monthly Forum on ‘Exploring an Essence of...
The Government Medical Association (GMOA) and the...
The Transport and Civil Aviation Ministry hopes...
A meeting of the members of the Death Donation...
The Right to Information (RTI) cannot be used to...
Heralding a new future for the plantation sector...
The art exhibition, ‘Our world on canvas II’ will...
The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC) is inviting...
The Crysbro Group conducted its Employee Welfare...
Models walk the ramp in amanté and Aviraté branded apparel. The Export Development Board plans to support apparel exporters to create more Sri Lankan brands such as these.
The Export Development Board (EDB) is helping to...
The 16th edition of ‘Pro Food Pro Pack and Ag-Biz...
Lanka Hospitals was the official health care...
The trade deficit increased to USD 8.2 billion...
Institute of Management of the Japan Sri Lanka...
The project has helped over 100,000 Sri Lankans...
Sri Lanka is moving away from taxpayer-funded...
The discussions in progress
A group of businessmen from Britain visited Sri...
Sri Lanka’s fastest growing commercial bank, Pan...
Three Swedish trade experts will meet and discuss...
The six-month commercial contract through which...
A galvanized steel tubes and Pipes factory in...
Officials of Mahindra and Ideal Motors at the launch
The light truck market has been badly hit due to...
Flight diversions due to inflight medical...
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Sri Lanka’s Long-Term...
We quite often hear the phrase ‘Hey you are very...
Sampath Bank’s largest fully owned subsidiary,...
The bi-lateral agreements the government hopes to...
St. Regis Packaging has reduced the environmental...
The Japanese Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Kenichi...
Donation of power sprayers for pest control
The KOrea Program on International Agriculture (...
Making products and services available to the...
Officials of JKH and CAMMS at the signing ceremony. From left: Senior Manager, Business Development, Asia, CAMMS, Shane Herath, General Manager, Asia - CAMMS, Sanharsha Jayatissa, Head of Sustainability, Enterprise Risk Management and Group Initiatives, JKHI, Isuru Gunasekera, Group Finance Director, JKH, Ronnie Peiris, President, Legal, HR, Sustainability, Enterprise Risk Management and Group Initiatives, JKH, Dilani Alagaratnam and Managing Director, CAMMS, Joe Collins
Global software company, CAMMS, has signed one of...
Chairman and MD, D. W.  Paranavithana
Polycrome Cable Management Systems which...
Patrick Alwis
Ceylinco General Insurance Ltd recorded a premium...
Electro Metal Pressings (Pvt) Ltd (EMP) signed an...
The Sri Lanka Insurance Motor Plus - Ceylon Motor...
Hayleys Agriculture launched the ‘Jeevadhara’...
The sounds of the hustle and bustle of the city...
3WConsulting (3WC) with the Global Retail...
Wijeratne - HNB’s Chief Digital OfficerHNB’s...
Hatton National Bank (HNB) has relocated its...
The Galle Face Hotel recently won a Travellers’...
The signing of the agreement. From left: Director/Tokyo Kyodo Accounting, Yoshikazu Noda, Director, Shitatsyoji Co. Ltd, Tatsuhiro Shibata, Director, Sawada Co., Hiroki Sawada, Director, TAD Lanka Investments, Atheeq Ansar, Director, WQ Inc., Steffen Studeny, Director, Sierra Holdings, Frank Irugalbandara and Partner, Tokyo Kyodo Accounting, Ryutaro Uchiyama.
A multi-million dollar project to establish a...
Sri Lanka has a lot of opportunities for trade...
Unilever Pureit recently launched ‘Simple Water...
HNB and PickMe officials at the signing of the agreement.   PICTURE BY THUSHARA FERNANDO.
Hatton National Bank (HNB) has partnered with...
The Information and Communication Technology...
Janashakthi General Insurance Limited recently...
A one-day workshop on ‘Productivity Improvement...
The Sri Lanka stall at the 24th PRODEXPO International Exhibition in Moscow held from February 6-10.
Sri Lanka took part in the 24th PRODEXPO...
The United Nations World Food Program (WFP)...
Channe Wijemanne recevies the award from Joey Seow. From left: Richard Kwee, J. M. S. Brito, and Keethi Jayaweera look on.
George Steuart Travel, the 43-year old travel arm...
An eminent architect, who has a special...
Mitra Innovation, a technology Innovation company...
The Bank of Ceylon’s Annual Report 2015 won the “...
India’s southern state of Tamil Nadu is in crisis...
US President Donald Trump has climbed down on...
Tamil Nadu Governor C. Vidyasagar Rao has denied...
Centurion, South Africa, Feb 10 (AFP) - Opening...
Two of the oldest educational Institutions in the...
Joost Van der Westhuizen had been accorded a...
Sarfraz Nawaz
LAHORE: Former Test fast bowler Sarfraz Nawaz has...
Former Wesley College all-rounder Sadeem Thawfeeq...
Sharjeel Khan and Khalid Latif
The Pakistan Cricket Board provisionally...
Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim and Shakib Al Hasan have a mid pitch chat during the third day of the first Test against India at Hyderabad on Saturday. AFP
HYDERABAD, Saturday (AFP) – Skipper Mushfiqur...
Joe Root, Ben Stokes and Stuart Broad have met...
Chelsea may now be nine points clear at the top...
SLT/ Mobitel sponsored the Sunday Observer/...
At least 17 football fans died in a stampede at a...
Shashthrananda Dehiwala made a mammoth score of...
Kandy SC skipper, Roshan Weeraratne, receiving the Dialog Rugby League trophy from Sports Minister Dayasiri Jayasekera in the presence of Supun Weerasinghe, Group Chief Executive, Dialog Axiata PLC, Amali Nanayakkara, Group Chief Marketing Officer, Dialog Axiata PLC, Lasitha Gunaratne, vice president Sri Lanka Rugby and (partly hidden) Nihal Ratwatte, president,  Kandy SC.
Kandy SC crowned themselves as Kings of the local...
A spectacular 47-metre last minute penalty put...
South Africa has returned to the top of the ICC...
AMARASEKARA - LAKSHMI RAMANI. Beloved wife of C.D...
ACGS Amarasekara, first president of the Association of Ceylon Magicians
It’s 9:45 on Sunday morning when they first start...
The Ranjan Ramanayake incident was ongoing in...
Arjuna Mahendran has not managed to steer away...
Here in Sri Lanka, we are all familiar with the...
Finance & Leasing Services - VehiclesFor...
Business Premises - For Sale3 commercial...
Employment - Professional Consultancy -...
Electrical/Electronic - EquipmentPVC Wire Rolls 7...
 We use water to wash, bathe, cook and drink...
Visakha Vidyalaya, Colombo celebrates its 100th...
My name is Methuni Manumitha Piyasena and I study...
A statue of Princess Diana has been commissioned...
Books are very important and helpful to our...
Al Hikma College Colombo held its annual prize...
Some students think that school life is boring...
The plot of Jane Austen’sPride and Prejudice...
The village fair is a popular event among the...
FIRST PRIZEThe Hobbit or There and Back...
Studying literature helps us improve our reading...
SECOND PRIZEA Tale of Two Cities is a...
Trees are very useful to us. They give us a lot...
The Junior Observer launches 'Junior Readers’...
Water is important to us. We can’t live without...
My friends are my classmates. We are in Grade 6....
When my days are gloomy,The sun behind a cloud,...
Sri Lanka became an independent and sovereign...
A mosquito starts its life in an egg,Then hatches...
As a child who enjoys her valuable childhood, I...
Tick tock tick tock, Merrily sings the clock, It'...
Bee cannot be lazy, My work is not easy, I...
Sports are very useful to our lives. There are...
My mother - Literary of love. My mother - Lecture...
At the beginning of the year in schools, teachers...
My name is Mohamed Anwer Fathima. I am six years...
We obviously know more about Earth than any of...
My name is Sandali Rangika Sewwandi. I study in...
The three- day annual EDEX Expo- 2017, Sri Lanka'...
My name is Chathurika Herath. I attend Sri...
About our daughter, Colombo suburb G/B...
Academically and professionally qualified partner...

Week of February 12, 2017