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Week of December 3, 2017

A pre-historic blood stain that is believed to be...
Bett Asia 2017
Bett Asia, the two-day Leadership Summit and Expo...
UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic...
Cyclone ‘Ochki’ which hit Sri Lanka this week...
Reducing sugar and salt prevents diabetes, heart...
At a time when the human- elephant conflict...
Disentombing the cases of Sri Lankans getting...
An AIDS-free future ... a possibility or a dream...
Once again, large parts of the country are...
H.K.K.C. Gunasekera (44) of 356/1, Mahagama,...
The Elections Commission has prohibited political...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said the...
The Department of Export Agriculture under the...
Sri Lanka has managed to exit the CPJ’s (...
The official website of the Sri Lanka Working...
The Department of Meteorology urges the public...
President Maithripala Sirisena taking his fill of...
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An in-depth investigation will be conducted into...
President Maithripala Sirisena and President Moon...
The possibility of the husband’s involvement in...
Second Secretary Nick Burnett presenting a certificate of completion
The Australian High Commission is proud to have...
A contingent of 200 soldiers making up a Combat...
A new generation cancer drug has raised hopes for...
Body of Foreigner washed ashoreThe body of a...
UPFA General Secretary and Fisheries and Aquatic...
Northern Province Chief Minister C. V....
Police have arrested a suspect in connection with...
‘PULS8 Feel The Beat’, a fashion show with a...
Sri Lanka has investment opportunities worth US$...
A recorded public talk on ‘Beauty Is The Quiet Of...
To borrow a line and amend it from the song – the...
“Livelight” is a platform for Interactors to...
On November 19, the boards of the Lionel Wendt...
A.D. Gunasekara’s latest book, Andurin Alokayata...
Advantis Project’s Multi Axel Trailer
Advantis Projects, the project logistics arm of...
The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce will hold a...
Prof. U. Anura Kumara    PIC: CHINTHAKA KUMARASINGHE
The University of Sri Jayewardenepura (USJ) is...
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The United States and India took the lead last...
Women’s entrepreneur skills can duly be harnessed...
Chairman of the David Pieris Group Welfare Committee and DPMC General Manager Jayantha Ratnahayake and other guests are welcomed at Vidyananda College, Mullaitivu.
Sisu Denuma-2017, the two-day seminar for O/L...
The FMSC of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura...
From left: Minister for Finance Government of Jammu and Kashmir Haseeb A. Drabu, Founder President and CEO of Dubai based Coal and Oil Group/ Leader of UEF Ahmed A.R. Buhari and Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen at the UEF Trade Forum 2017 in Chennai.
No partnership between India and Sri Lanka is as...
President Maithripala Sirisena and South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the signing of the agreement.
A framework arrangement (FA) was signed yesterday...
Tilan Wijeyesekera accepts the award on behalf of the late R S Wijeyesekera
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri...
* Ceylinco Life Insurance premium income reaches...
Asanga Ranasinghe - LAUGFS Holdings Sector Managing Director, Thilak De Silva – LAUGFS Group Managing Director, Ms. Priyatha Nanayakkara - Director of Education (Mathematics Division) and Sunil Hettiarachchi, Secretary to the Ministry of Education together with other senior Ministry representatives at the official handing over of the Nana Maga text books to the Ministry of Education.
In a bid to help strengthen mathematical...
The world’s major oil producers have extended...
Foreign exchange control will be completely...
A hundred percent locally manufactured product,...
British High Commissioner in Sri Lanka James Dauris shares a light moment with Minister Amaratunga
Further to the concessions granted to the tourism...
Coca-Cola Sri Lanka is set to launch Sprite Zero...
Dr. S. Narayan
The introduction of the Goods and Services Tax (...
Laugfs Lubricants recently unveiled Actron brand...
(L-R) Aravinda Jayasekara, General Manager Product Support Services and Riyad Ismail, CEO of UTE; Kishu Gomes, CEO/MD and Bertram Paul, General Manager, Sales of Chevron Lubricants Lanka PLC, soon after signing the MOU.
Chevron Lubricants and UTE Engineering inked a...
Sampath Bank’s upgraded one-stop, universal...
Manique Gunaratne
Around 1.6 million Sri Lankans are persons with...
Dhammika Perera and Jayantha Rangamuwa
Vallibel Finance PLC returned its customary...
People’s Bank Chairman Hemasiri Fernando opens the centre
The People’s Bank Innovation Centre was recently...
Local footwear manufacturers await a favourable...
Sri Lanka Telecom PLC released the financial...
Acting Chairperson of NSBM Green University Town...
Emirates Airline now only operates a fleet of Airbus A380s and Boeing 777s with an average fleet age of just 5.3 years, well below the industry average.
The Emirates Group, comprising Emirates Airline...
The Ministry of Development Strategies and...
Spearheaded to be a brand of choice within Sri...
 People’s Leasing  represented by Lionel Fernando and Laksanda Gunawardane (DGMs-Operations) and Toyota Lanka represented by  Shungo Yoshioka (Managing Director), Manohara Atukorala (Director/COO) and Ashan De Silva (Head of Sales) & Senior Management at the singing of the MOU
People’s Leasing & Finance PLC (PLC) tied up...
Chennai, November 15: The Apollo Hospitals Group...
The United States Agency for International...
Pioneer in introducing international brands to...
Sinolan Tea in collaboration with one of Sri...
The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries...
Terrence Kaushalya
Commercial Leasing & Finance PLC (CLC), has...
The Nautical Institute (NI) is an international...
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Fine Furniture, a premium brand kitchen and...
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The World Bank says that the carbon pricing...
Beautician Mangala Dissanayake receives her award
A number of renowned and talented beauticians in...
Nelfarms celebrated their 75th anniversary in...
Nalin Welgama – Chairman Ideal Group lighting the oil lamp to inaugurate Club Mahindra in Sri Lanka. From left Ms Nimisha Welgama – Advisor Corporate Strategy and New Business Development, Ideal Group, Richard de Zoysa - MD Ideal Retreats (Pvt) Ltd and Aravinda de Silva - Deputy Chairman Ideal Group
Have you ever wanted to be the owner of your very...
Capt. Sisira Perera, COO - Public Contract of Link Engineering, Arindam Bagchi, Acting High Commissioner of India, D.C. Manjunath, Counsellor (Development Cooperation), High Commission of India, Colombo, S. Thumilan, Chairman, Blue Ocean Group, Ranjan Dharmawardana,  Chief of Staff to the President of Sri Lanka, Upul  Wijesekara, COO - Private Contract of Link Engineering along with Officials of the Blue Ocean Group
Link Engineering, a part of the Blue Ocean Group...
Ceylinco Life’s Director/Deputy CEO Thushara Ranasinghe (second from left) with the four Family Savari ambassadors and a representative of the Western Province Revenue Department, at the mid-promotion draw.
Ceylinco Life has given the families of 309...
Two young men  demonstrate the strength of  the brick.
Strong, easy to build with, eco-friendly, cool...
At the recently concluded SLIM - NASCO Awards...
Kelani Cables PLC offers customers who have been...
A delegation of Sri Lanka-Pakistan Friendship,...
DIMO received presidential recognition at the...
Leaders from indigenous communities speak at a press conference in COP 23. Pic: Stella Paul (IDN-INPS)
BONN (IDN) - Patricia Gualinga has been coming to...
Kusal Perera scored 300 off 244 balls -Kithuruwan Vithanage scored 300 off 245 balls -Border’s record breaking batsman Marco Marais
CAPE TOWN - Border batsman Marco Marais made...
The thumping manner  of India’s  victory  in Nagpur suggest another one-sided  match  to unfold  in Delhi
On the surface as well as at a deeper level, the...
Phil Hughes death affected him badly and he...
PCB Ex-co member Najam Sethi
The ICC Dispute Resolution Committee is headed by...
Kandy SC’s  Fazil Marija tackling a CR&FC player during  their  Dialog A division   rugby match at Longden  Place  yesterday.     Pic. Chinthaka Kumarasinghe
Kandy Sports Club maintained their superior run...
Rugby legend Dharmasiri Madugalle, the oldest...
Maesh De Zoysa CMCA founder with Dato Dr. Harjit Singh President of Johor Cricket Council
Colombo Masters Cricket Association which fielded...
Victorious Air Women on the podium with the chief guest Korean Ambassador Wong Sam Changi and Wan Wong Sam after receiving their awards.
The Korean-Sri Lanka Friendship Association which...
England bowler Chris Woakes (R) celebrates with captain Joe Root (L) after dismissing Australian batsman David Warner.- AFP
Usman Khawaja was back in the runs and Steve...
The annual Sports day organized by Nalanda...
DELHI, Saturday – Off-spinner Dilruwan Perera who...
Old Wesleyites won their fifth consecutive Lions...
New Zealand’s Colin de Grandholme walks from the field after being caught during day two of the first Test cricket match between New Zealand and the West Indies at the Basin Reserve in Wellington
WELLINGTON AFP Dec2, 2017New Zealand all-rounder...
The victorious MAS Intimates Table Tennis contingent
MAS Intimates men and women took the Mercantile...
Havelocks came up with a fine victory 29 (4 T, 3C...
Never Say Die Sports organized all Island...
WELLINGTON AFP Dec2, 2017New Zealand were aiming...
Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal will come up against...
Sri Lanka Army Light Infantry Regiment won the...
UPDATES after FIFA changed times for Colombia v...
Directors of Oxford Group and Old Boys of Hameed Al Husseinie College brothers Imthiyas Farook, Roshan Farook, Hifas Farook and Shamil Farook presenting the sponsorship to the organizers of the Invitation Schools soccer Tourney.
The 11th edition of the Inter Schools Invitation...
CHANDRASINGHE - Mrs. MYRTLE CLARA - It is with...
Christina Peiris, the new star in town brought...
So Gota was the focal point of all the masses...
In a democracy, elections are a necessary evil....
In the hit Hollywood movie, The Martian, Matt...
I want to visit and embrace all the people and...
The usually bombastic US President Donald Trump,...
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My country is Sri Lanka. It is a beautiful...
This year, pineapples are making a comeback – as...
When a Brahmin went in search of cattle he got...
Apple has announced that the ‘tears of joy’ emoji...
 My pet is a parrot.Its name is Chooty. It...
Using one of the world’s most powerful telescopes...
Flying kites is a popular pastime in our country...
The novel Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte is...
The green house effect is caused by an increase...
First PrizeAmong the loads of books that I have...
As the month of December arrives, the climate...
Second Prize The latest book that I read is...
 Environment consists of natural...
The moon for the Islamic month of Rabi-ul-Awwal...
 If you go to Malaysia, you should never...
My name is Nethmi Bimasha. I am 11-years-old and...
My name is Thenuri Nawinma Keerthisena. I study...
I am Gangul Kawmina. I am eight-years-old and I...
I am Sameeha Basheer and I study in Grade Nine...
As the sun goes away from sight and the moon and...
My sister is Miheli Dulinsa. She is very kind and...
The ponds are large bathing tanks which catered...
The tiger is the largest of the big cats. It's...
Sri Pada is believed to have the foot print of...
Fathima Muslim Ladies College held its Prefects’...
Above 5’5”,​ academically and professionally...
Absolutely pretty,​ fair,​ educated daughter age...
In this bright and colourful season, the clothes...
Turkish food has always been an attraction...
Finland celebrated 100 years of Independence at a...
National examinations – motives and targetsMost...
To my parents : My inspiration and my...
Rotary International President Ian Riseley
Congenital heart disease being a major killer in...
Seated from left - Teachers: Rani Jayawardena, Gulna Saleem, Sarojini Ramakrishna, Vicky Perera. Standing 1st Row: Zaharana, Nilufer, Thuhuri, Emma, Dinara, Zeenathul, Rikaza, Sarah, Shano S, Kherun, Standing 2nd Row: Suzie, Puthri, Rizna, Rozanna, Shehani, Nusrath, Rifaya, Nazima, Sharmini,  Standing 3rd Row: Fareeda, Fazilet, Shareeza, Rhoda, Razia, Fazeela, Fathima,  Standing 4th Row: Hafiza, Amrita, Razeena, Mariya, Masuma, Aziza and Sugra
St. Paul’s Milagiriya, Old Girls 1977 Batch, met...
‘WeAre2030: Youth Dialogue and Incubation...
Elegant 16 by Ekroma Realtors redefined the range...
It was party-time of vacation ownership by Club...
The signing of cricketer Kumar Sangakkara as the...
Avaz Sri Lanka, the first Augmentative and...
The effects of caffeine can vary from person to person
Moderate coffee drinking is safe, and three to...
Male pattern baldness and premature greying are...
It seems, there’s more to marriage than simply...
Sri Lanka dubbed as Shiva Bhumi ( the land of God...
After a long week, a Friday night out is a much...
It truly is the most wonderful time of the year...
Cinnamon Resort Hotels recently secured two gold...
In line with the Company’s vision to offer...
President Maithripala Sirisena together with the Chairman of Golden Crown Hotel Shryananda Wijekoon, Managing Director Chanuka Wijekoon, Director Finance Hansani Wijekoon inaugurate the newly opened super luxury hotel Golden Crown in Ampitiya, Kandy.  Pix: Sudath Malaweera
The Golden Crown Hotel, a super luxury, deluxe...
Negombo is a hotspot for seafood. Thus, Amagi...
Lime & Co is an eco chic travel and leisure...
Situated in the southern state of Telangana,...
The names, Elvis, Honey, Beyo, Sowa, Berby, Tante...
The Peace Expo and Colombo Food Festival 2017...
Surgeons were amazed to discover hundreds of coins, nails and other metals inside Maksud Khan’s stomach.
Nov 29: Surgeons treating a man with suspected...
Photo Illustration by: Media for Medical/UIG via Getty Images
Nov 28: A New Hampshire state judge has dismissed...
The cat tangled up in the car parked at Virginia Commonwealth University
Nov 27: A bobcat lodged into the front grille of...
A herd of donkeys walking out of Urai jail in Uttar Pradesh’s Jalaun district
Nov 28: In Uttar Pradesh’s Jalaun district,...
Alexander Chechik died soon after he posted a photograph of a hand grenade from which he had removed the pin.
Nov 28: A Russian man has died after he pulled...
A Seattle family found a 4-feet-long ball python on the toilet at their apartment complex Friday night.
Nov 28: A Seattle family found an unusual guest...
Hellenistic statue claimed to depict Aesop, from the Art Collection of Villa Albani, Rome
From my childhood Aesop’s fables have amused and...
With excavations in Ramba Vihara off Embilipitiya being carried out by the Central Cultural Fund (CCF), we visited the site of many historical finds where a unique symbiosis exists between Nature and history.
It is not every day that you get a chance to...

Week of December 3, 2017