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Week of October 8, 2017

The military history of ancient Ceylon is laden...
Were Sri Lanka’s caves the haven for prehistoric...
Former Minister Basil Rajapaksa stirred up a...
A whirlpool of startling evidence revealed before...
Launch of Wagaa Sangraamaya (Pic: Sudath Malaweera)
Sri Lanka, once known as the ‘Granary of the East...
2020. This is the deadline given by the State...
From left to right: Chief Inspector Levangama, Inspector Jauffer, Assistant Superintendent Shani Abeysekara, Brigadier RuwanKulatunga, Maj Gen Bringley Mark, Senior Deputy Inspector General Mahinda Balasooriya, Deputy Inspector General (currently IG) PujithJayasundera, Senior Superintendent LalindaRanaweera, Assistant Superintendent J.M.P. Jayalath and Maj Bernard Perera
By most accounts, Gnendra Shani Abeysekara –...
Dinuka Krishan Kumara of Harischandra Maha...
Sachini Sewwandi Kaluperuma
Fifty years after the world first heart...
The Joint Opposition, led by former President...
The land on which the Rosmead Place residence of the late Anura Bandaranaike was. Pic: Sudam Gunasinghe
Former President, Chandrika Bandaranaike...
The SLFP rebel group and allied factions calling...
The Sri Lanka Parliament which celebrates 70...
Minimum standards pertaining to medical education...
Microsoft founder and the world’s wealthiest...
United Nations Special Rapporteur Pablo de Greiff...
LTTE renegade leader and Minister in the former...
News came to us of the passing away of...
The National Unity Government has laid special...
The percentage of hydropower generation to meet...
The government will set a budgetary allocation of...
 Kerala cannabis detectedOn a tip off by the...
The United Nations has expressed delight at the...
India born, California raised songstress, Zoya,...
Chitral and Vimukthi presenting the first book to Ranjith Pandithage
‘Living Free’ consists of more than 200...
The open air amphitheatre of the Western Province...
The Indian Cultural Centre will be screening the...
Studying the profound authentic genre of dance ‘...
Seylan Bank with its Seylan Tikiri children’s...
Tourism Minister John Ameratunga with the IATO Executive Committee
Sri Lanka will welcome 400,000 Indian tourists...
Cisco Networking Academy Hackathon competition...
From left: IronOne Technologies’ Marketing Manager Rumesh de Silva, Delivery Manager Hareenda Ranasinghe, Operations Manager Shanika Chandrasekera, Chief Operating Officer Rajitha Kuruppumulle, BoardPac Head of Delivery, Tharindu Wickramasekera and IronOne Coordinating Executive Arlene Darius with the awards.
Enterprise software products and solutions...
As the authorised dealer for Mercedes-Benz in Sri...
Lanka Hospitals Corporation PLC has received the...
DHL Express, an international express services...
Freight and logistics provider, EFL (Expolanka...
Seedstars World, the global seed-stage startup...
The College of World Education is the brainchild...
SDB bank Manager (Loan Repayment) S.H. S. I. Udayangana
SDB bank has introduced a broader and efficient...
Allianz Group has taken the leading position...
Bio Extracts (Pvt) Ltd won the accolade of ‘...
As per its vision to propel the expansion and...
The coconut yield in the coming two months will...
Dr. Victor Hettigoda
Dr. Victor Hettigoda received the highest...
Continuing the winning streak in international...
Around 350 trains operate daily with over 500,000 passengers linking over 300 stations across the country.
The Sri Lanka Railway (SLR) will be transformed...
HNB officials present the sponsorship to the SOS Children’s Village
HNB with SOS Children’s Villages, launched the ‘...
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon will provide its...
On a night that saw the gathering of the most...
Chairman, Ideal Motors, Nalin Welgama and Deputy Chairman Aravinda de Silva with members of COOPFED
Ideal Motors partnered with the Consumer...
Citi Bank in collaboration with the Ceylon...
Zhang Bo presents the sponsorship cheque to SLTA officials
The Sri Lanka Tennis Association recently...
 GM Operations, Flemingo Duty Free, Sri Lanka, Abraham Alexander, Deputy GM, Marketing Flemingo Duty Free, Nandhini Srinivasan, CEO, Flemingo Duty Free, P. K. Thimmayya, MD, Pernod Ricard, Ranjan Das, winner of the US $ 1,000 prize - Malith Disala, and Deputy GM Operations, Flemingo Duty Free, Mathan Rajendran.
Flemingo Duty Free was awarded the contract for ‘...
From left: Tun Lai Margue, Ambassador of the European Union to Sri Lanka, Sujeewa Senasinghe, State Minister of International Trade and Sonali Wijeratne, Director General of Commerce, Department of Commerce at the head table.
A seminar titled ‘Sri Lanka and GSP+: ensuring...
Maureen Tresnak and Milanthi Sarukkali
One of the main challenges faced by the financial...
Union Assurance (UA) relocated its Akuressa...
CEO of APT Commodities, Peter Gitata Macharia and CEO, MTI Consulting, Hilmy Cader.
One of Kenya’s fastest growing niche tea brands,...
AIA Sri Lanka’s first ever AIA Vitality Wellness...
WWW.MARIANBARINALIVE.COM
We speak so much about becoming a good leader,...
SDB bank’s Galle branch was shifted to Wackwella...
The 21st Jetwing Youth Development Project (JYDP...
Judges of the final round: From left - Otara Gunewardene, Paddy Withana, President THASL, Sanath Ukwatte, Anton Godfrey and Rosy Senanayake
The Hotels’Association of Sri Lanka (THASL) has...
Oxford University Press (OUP), the world’s...
The Bank of Ceylon (BOC) has taken upon itself to...
PropertyGuru, an online property company, has...
The first century CE: Extent of Silk Roads. Pic courtesy Wikimedia commons.
China is working on what is supposed to become a...
Nick Day
Pan Asia Bank has partnered with leading money...
An honours-board that recognizes the most...
Mobitel (Pvt) Ltd enhanced its 4G LTE network...
Some 26 million Indians are looking for regular work
On the campaign trail in 2013, Narendra Modi told...
Oman Air recently facilitated a group of 78...
The Silvermill Group of Companies won two...
The Government launched a free medical and...
 Country Leadership Team and associates of Coca-Cola Beverages Sri Lanka Ltd. working together in picking up discarded PET bottles
The National Coastal and Marine Resources...
Brandix Apparel Director, Air Chief Marshal (Retd) Harsha Abeywickrema (second right) presents the sponsorship cheque to Director General NIOSH, Dr (Ms) Champika Amarasinghe. Looking on are (from left): Assistant Director – Finance, NIOSH, Mohan Perera; Manager – Group Occupational Safety, Brandix, RohanWijesooriya;  and Cluster Manager – Health & Safety, Brandix Fast Fashion and Athleisure, Susith Rajaguru
The Brandix Group has announced its continued...
Eurocars, the official agent of Porsche cars in...
Subash Bidare
‘idea2fund’ – the year round venture competition...
Leo Burnett Sri Lanka has been ranked as one of...
Deputy Chairman and Managing Director, Alliance Finance Company PLC Mr. Romani K.E.P. de Silva and  other delegates at the signing ceremony.
Delegates to the 7th Global Sustainable Finance...
From left: Buddhika Goonawardene -Senior  Manager-IT, Rasika Epasinghe - AGM - Marketing, Business Development  & Deposit Mobilization, Kenneth Mendis - AGM - Alternate Channels  and Dharmasiri Wickramatilake - Chief Executive Officer of Sarvodaya  Development Finance, Isuru Dissanayaka, Senior General Manager  Marketing, Kalhara Gamage - Head of Mobile Financial Services, Padmanath  Muthukumarana - Manager - Mobile Financial Services and Gayan  Kalugamage - Product Executive - Mobile Financial Services of
Sarvodaya Development Finance Limited, a pioneer...
Millennium Housing Developers PLC (MHDL), Sri...
The 2018 Budget should focus on moving away from...
Have art experts just undressed (right) the Mona Lisa (left)?
A charcoal drawing housed in another art...
There are about 500 Japanese gardens around the world, such as this one at the World War Two-era Manzanar internment camp for Japanese-Americans in California
Oct 5: Japan is to send gardening experts around...
The proposed ban does suggest a number of exceptions, including musical instruments and items of significant cultural value. Pic: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images
Oct 6: The UK government has bowed to campaigners...
Simona Halep
Simona Halep took a step nearer overhauling...
MONTEVIDEO AFP Oct6, 2017 Lionel Messi and...
The 2nd Edition of Laser Run City Tour - Sri...
The 17th LSR Colombo Marathon starts off today at...
The Lanka Powerboat Association (LPA) is bringing...
Pakistan rested Azhar Ali for the five-match one-...
St. Sylvester’s College is all out to make a big...
Saumya Fernando, Asst. Brand Manager, Ritzbury Champ, presenting the trophy to the Champion Binuka Ratnayake in the 5 - 10 years category
The annual ‘Walawe Supercross 2017’ the event...
DUBAI, Saturday – Dimuth Karunaratne has one...
Every now and then there comes along a man, who...
Top-ranked Rafael Nadal moved into the semifinals...
Left arm paceman Kalana Perera of S. Thomas’...
‘Prima Champions Cup’ Under-15 Inter Provincial...
The Mercantile Volleyball Championship 2017...
Nestle Lanka Sales Manager (North) S. Raveendran hands over the Cup to N.Vethanayakan G.A Jaffna at the Media briefing. Also in the picture are from left B.Mukunthan Football Coach (Jaffna), Senior Manager -Activation Nestle Lanka PLC Sanjeewa Wickramasinghe, Gamini Hewawitharana H.Q.I Jaffna, Police, Bandula Egodage Vice President- Corporate Affairs Nestle Lanka PLC, E.Arnold Sports Coordination Northern Province, P. SelvinAdditioal Provincial Director of Education Northern Province, K.Vijitharan DSO Jaffn
The Football Tournament organized by Jaffna...
“RBN is proud to rekindle its partnership with...
South Africa’s fast bowlers ripped into...
Rahul Dravid emphasized on the need to accept...
Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel set the pace Friday...
The Veddha or Adhivasi clan chieftain Wanniyala-...
Claire Polosak
SYDNEY: Claire Polosak never played cricket and...
Brazil’s Neymar (right)  at  a practice session
MONTEVIDEO: Brazil are in, and over the next week...
CORERA - CLARENCE - passed away in USA. Dearly...
We often take our clear vision for granted and...
When Apple unveiled a series of gadgets last...
No law or orderIt might’ve been business as usual...
This week, the government announced the...
America may be the world’s most powerful country...
A sight that truly disgusted, and yes, alarmed...
ESTATES FOR SALEExcellent investment,​ land from...
MEDCIAL DRUGS / TREATMENTAyurvedic Therapist...
BUSINESS PREMISES TO LET OR LEASEColombo 07,​...
BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIESTourist Board approved...
FINANCE & LEASING SERVICES - VEHICLESTo the...
Hi, my name is Imeth De Silva. As a member of the...
What are enzymes?Enzymes are special types of...
I am Kavindhi. I am six years old and I am a girl...
Everyone has a hobby. My hobby is reading books....
Grand celebrations were held across schools....
Royal College Under 12 A Rugger team won all their matches against St. Joseph's, St. Peter's, D.S. Senanayake, Isipathana, St. Anthony’s, S. Thomas', Zahira and Wesley Colleges. They became group champions at the Under 12 Inter School MILO All Island Rugby Carnival as well.
Seated from left : Ajith Silva (Coach), Pushpa...
In Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll...
First PrizeOut of a library of books I have read...
Second PrizeThe Diary of a Wimpy Kid is one of my...
Do you still write and post letters ? If you use...
The Buddha realized that there is suffering in...
During my second term vacation I did a lot of...
A book is an item made of printed pages bound...
Sri Lanka is one of the most popular tourist...
I have two younger sisters. They are Lithuli and...
Before the rain comes the whole sky gets dark....
My favourite festival is Vesak. It is in May. It...
Academically and professionally qualified caring...
Academically /​ professionally qualified,​ well-...
Refresh your wardrobe with the stylish dresses of...
The 60th National Day of Malaysia was joyously...
Kuruwita was the centre of celebrations when the...
A view of the Sanghavasa. S.A. Somaratne at extreme left
Sri Mahindarama Viharaya located at...
The ‘International Day of Older Persons will be...
What does death sentence mean?In various parts of...
Berty Galahitiyawa : Valuable contributor to...
In celebration of World Children’s Day, the...
Shewantha and Shalin of Spa Ceylon Luxury...
Advocating for better Heart Health, Fonterra...
CEO, Flemingo Duty Free, Sri Lanka, P.K....
Q. Both, the President and Prime Minister last...
Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts in collaboration...
The main dining venue is aptly named EAT. The...
Baar, Switzerland, : Mövenpick Hotels &...
DRC Jaffna , a photo taken in 1967 by Sam Fernando
The Dutch first arrived in our emerald isle on...
Dr. Malika Weerasinghe handing over  a certificate to a schoolboy
Dinamina Radio celebrated the 75th broadcast of...
Heard about Beatboxing? The term beatboxing...
Do you know of people who seem to be in control...
Do you want to feel fine? Then forget about...

Week of October 8, 2017