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Week of March 4, 2018

Theatre lovers around the globe are all abuzz...
Theaterstück von Milo Rau, Aufführung an der SCHAUBÜHNE/ Berlin/Januar 2016
The Goethe-Institut Sri Lanka will present the...
My first brush with Indian superstar Sridevi –...
Elegant outfits are always a treat to admire....
The Day of the Defender of the Fatherland was an...
(From left) : Lion Lady Hiranya Jayalath (Project Chairperson), Lion Sepala Amarasuriya, Lion Sisira Jayalath, Dr. Lasika Seneviratne (President SLMANA), Dr. Sirima Hethumuni (SLMANA) and Dr.Lareef Idroos (SLMANA)
The Lions Club of Colombo (host) with the Sri...
Dr. A. M. M. Sahabdeen, my grandfather, presented...
Sheila Crowley, Acting Director of the U.S. Peace...
Sri Lankans have made many parts of the world...
Children of  employees of Brandix factories in Polonnaruwa and Welisara at the presentation of stationery and other essentials for the new school year under the Brandix ‘Ran Daru Thilina’ initiative.
Over 7,600 children of Associates of the Brandix...
I refer to the feature article, written by Mahil...
Celebrating another year of growth, the HNB PLC...
A festival of Pali songs was conducted at the...
Edulink International Campus Colombo, in...
MalaysiaMalaysia has some of the best street food...
The quest for authentic Middle Eastern food...
Foreign tourists travelling to China this year...
How often had you wanted to kick yourself when...
The final resting place of most authors is a...
STILL IMPOSING: Fascinating ruins of rock-cut Buddha statues of Budupatuna
With wild animals, water bodies and trees for...
To celebrate International Women’s Day, Indian...
The theme for International Women’s Day, March 8...
O Woman! In our hours of ease,Uncertain, coy and...
Director of the Advocacy Centre at the US...
 Executive Director, George Steuart Health, Eran Ranasinghe
The Sri Lanka Chamber of Medical Devices Industry...
Aitken Spence Logistics further demonstrated its...
There is a natural environment in the village but...
The Sri Lanka Ceramic and Glass Symposium 2018,...
In line with International Women’s Day that falls...
Sri Lanka’s efforts to create a more consistent...
At the Mobile World Congress, Huawei Consumer...
Sri Lanka’s Urban Development Authority (UDA) is...
Vehicle merchants are in deep trouble due to ad...
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has launched a...
“The rating of a company, an important task, is...
Government officials have discussed plans to...
 Indrajit Wickramasinghe  & Athul Malik
Union Bank performed exceptionally well in 2017...
A section of the audience
The Department of Accountancy, Faculty of...
Oofficials of Sri Lankan companies exhibiting at Connect Expo
Aligned with Sri Lankan Government’s strong...
Women executives share joy after their company, John Keells Holdings was adjudged the winner in the Conglomerates and Diversified category during the ACCA Sustainability Reporting Awards last week. Pic: Vipula Amerasinghe
Women executives share joy after their company,...
The Colombo Port is much ahead of the other ports...
The Bank of Ceylon (BOC) Balangoda branch...
HONG KONG – The Board of Directors of AIA Group...
Program Manager of the Women in Work Program in...
London - Sustaining last year’s improved...
The 2018 edition of the Lanka Property Show...
BARCELONA - The Fifth Generation technology or 5G...
If you’re a lawyer, engineer, doctor, architect,...
Abans Finance PLC, a member of the Abans Group,...
Spa Ceylon, the luxury ayurveda chain, has...
BEIJING - The Chinese people were inspired by the...
Landmark Developers Chairperson Neelangani Hapangama and Managing Director Eksith Hapangama
Landmark Developers, Sri Lanka’s new property...
Sri Lanka Telecom (PLC) released its Group and...
Allianz has completed its acquisition of...
A container ship waits for departure at Qingdao Port. China’s economic growth is still outpacing that of the rest of the world, according to international banks.
The conditions are right for China “to maintain...
Lanka Hospitals PLC has signed an agreement with...
Ceywater Consultants (Pvt) Limited recently...
The Dentsu Aegis Network (DAN) recently held its...
MUMBAI - Singapore-based global port operator PSA...
kila Abdul Azeez and Minendra  Sarathchandra
Akila Abdul Azeez and Minendra Sarathchandra of J...
Tokyo Cement Company (Lanka) PLC has introduced...
A model of the project
AVIC International Hotels Lanka Limited, a...
Dr. Abdulreza Faraji Rad
Sri Lanka and Iran should explore the possibility...
Winners of the raffle draw
The beginning of 2018 saw BreadTalk, the boutique...
The FTA with Singapore was signed on January 23, 2018.
As an integral part of the new trade policy,...
Union Assurance recently partnered with Seylan...
A model of the apartment
Summerland Property Developers (Pvt) Ltd,...
Keep it simple with an enterprise-wide integration layer.
In recent years, we have witnessed an increasing...
Chief Station Master K.S. Ananda Fernando opens the ATM.
People’s Bank recently unveiled an Automatic...
Minister Eran Wickremaratne
“Sri Lanka will achieve the 2025 goal of being an...
As the excitement reaches its peak in...
Kasturi Wilson - Director, Capital...
CEMS Global USA and Asia Pacific Group CEO S.S. Sarwar addressing the press conference held in Colombo. CEMS Lanka Country Director Ejaz Sarwar and CEMS Lanka Marketing and Coordination Head Thilani Weerarathna were also present.  Pic: Vipula Amarasinghe
Three comprehensive international expos for the...
Zenra are the official sponsors of the Profood Propack Agri-Biz exhibition.
The Government has allocated Rs. 100 million for...
BOI officials in discussion with members of the IMC delegation
The Board of Investment of Sri Lanka recently...
The second event in the series launched by the...
Assistant General Manager, Human Resources, Sampath Bank Lalith  Weragoda (on left) exchanges the MoU with Vice Chancellor of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Prof. Sampath Amaratunge.
Sampath Bank entered into a Memorandum of...
CA Sri Lanka President Jagath Perera addressing the training partners.
The training partner portfolio of the Institute...
FINANCE & LEASING SERVICES Minimum interests...
BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIESVisiting UK US Europe...
BUSINESS PREMISES FOR SALE For sale - A large two...
MISCELLANEOUS FOR SALEMultipurpose oven for sale...
Are ethnic tensions raising their ugly head again...
Younger and older women’s profiles
The year 2050 sounds so far away. Think again. It...
Mahinda mama always had a trick up his sleeve...
The leader of the world’s biggest capitalist...
Yes, this cat clearly has three important topics...
Racist bias makes minds fertile ground for...
Pakiasothy Saravanamuttu Pic: Lake House Media Library
The aftermath of the local government election...
Political events that followed the local...
Anyone who knows anything of history knows that...
One year into resettlement in Pilakudyirrippu PIC: COURTESY CPA
Keppapilavu marks one year of land protests, as...
Confusion and controversy continues to swirl over...
The Port Access Elevated Highway, an Asian...
Even though the Tamil National Alliance (TNA)...
The United National Party is focused on sorting...
South Africa’s capital is the first modern city...
Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare is set in...
First PrizeAmong the books I have read, The...
The life cycle of a butterfly is truly amazing....
Second Prize My favourite book is The Diary...
  Every country has its own rules and...
My name is Thaviru Abhisithu Vitharana. I study...
I am Dinithi Thamalsha and I study in Grade Seven...
 If you have visited the Colombo Zoo in...
My name is Jithmi Imalsha. I study in Grade One...
I am Fathima Imara. I study in Grade Five. I like...
The person I admire most is Lady Diana Spencer....
Our school is our second home. So it is our duty...
 My father’s name is Chaminda Ranasinghe. He...
 I’m Divyashan Vijayabaran. On 8th November...
 The rose is a flower. It is very beautiful...
Early LifeGalileo was born in Pisa, Italy where...
The father of free education is C.W.W. Kannangara...
 Trees are very useful to us. Human beings...
Able B/​G Colombo Lawyer mother seeks a...
About 4’11” G.B. 33 B.Sc first class M.Sc...
President Maithripala Sirisena presented teaching...
A fisherman, who was distressed at sea due to an...
Drinking water and sanitation facilities for low-...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has promised...
The visiting Special Envoy of the Anti-personnel...
With the approaching of the final day to...
The Chief Incumbent of Sri Sambodhi Vihara, Sri...
Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy
The Governor of the Central Bank Dr. Indrajit...
Acting on a tip-off Gampaha police arrested a...
A.L. Farsith, the owner of the Ampara eatery that...
A mahout gives his elephant a good shower ahead...
The proposed draft legislation to criminalise...
Past student-bhikkhus and past lay students of...
The Special Task Force (STF) of the Sri Lanka...
AUGUSTINE - S.J. - (Retired of Nestle Company) of...
Khaled Mahmud, Bangladesh cricket team’s...
Boys Model School cricket squad seated from left Subhaga Weeratunga  (Captain) W.A. D.S. Ramyajith (Coach), Chandana Ratnayake (Asst. Coach), Sisira Guneratne (Principal), Upul Jayatissa (MIC - Cricket), A. Ashok (Asst. Coach), Yamesh Rashmika (Vice Captain) Back row from left Pansidu Hirusha, Chamitha Nimsara, Dulain Nimdiya, Kushan Mihiranga, Sameera Udayanga, Kavindu Sulochana, Tharindu Ahangama, Gamith Sandeepana, Thanuja Ahangama, Malin Anjana Bandara, Dulshan Ravishka, Duleep Dulaksha, Lahiru Prmudith
President’s College Maharagama cricket squad...
Royal College’s rugby team pulled off a pulsating...
Sri Lanka Army Volunteer Force (SLAVF) held its...
South Africa fought back on the third day of the...
The inter-school league rugby season got underway...
 Fastest drivers and riders with their awards possing for a picture with SMSC President Ashhar Hameem and Secretary Andrew Silva
The last weekend of February seemed to be the...
The 68th annual Battle of the Golds cricket...
Kandy Sports Club’s Rugby Chairman, Lasantha...
Dinesh Chandimal and Rohit Sharma
Sri Lanka and India will herald the start of the...
The 139th Battle of the Blues Big Match Season...
ACAPULCO AFP: South Africa’s Kevin Anderson moved...
Royal College squad: Seated from left: Thevindu Senaratne, Yuvin Hearth, Pasindu Sooriyabandara (captain), Kavindu Madarasinghe, Manula Perera, Ahan  Wickramasinghe. Standing from left: Prashan Silva, Kavindu Pathiratne, Bhagya Dissanayake, Gayan Dissanayake, Kamil Mishara, Lahiru Madusanka,  Dimal Wijesekera, Sharala Gunathilake, Themal Bandara, Kawhan Kulasuriya
S. Thomas’ College squad: Seated: Thevin...
From left to right: Dinesh Jayawardana, Group Joint Managing Director - McLarens Group, Rev. Marc Billimoria, Warden of S. Thomas’ College, Mount Lavinia, B A Abeyrathna, Principal, Royal College, Colombo and Dilan Seneviratne, Head of Marketing - McLarens Lubricants Limited.
The world’s leading synthetic motor oil, Mobil...
With a total of 303 points Carter house emerged...
Man of the Joe-Pete Big Match Jehan Daniel receives his award from Viran Perera the chief guest and sponsor Dialog’s General Banager Brand and Media Harsha Samaranayake looks on  (Picture by Chintaka Kumarasinghe)
As expected the 84th Battle of the Saints big...
Picture shows the Captain of the Chitra House receiving the Lalith Fernando  Challenge Trophy from chief guest from Col. Manjula Kariyawasamm, Director  Ministry of Education (Sports)
Annual Inter-House Sports Meet of Sri Sumangala...
Nalanda batsman Dilhara Polgampola is bowled by Ananda’s Shyamal Hirushan on the opening day of their Battle of the Maroons Big Match at  SSC ground yesterday (Picture by Saman Mendis)
Nalanda College reached 107 for 5 wickets at the...
  Muheed Jeeran, Director of International Affairs and Advisor to Manchester  Soccer Academy (second from left) briefing the media. Also in the picture  are from left Ahamed Nimal, Technical Director of Hulumale Sports School Maldives, Augustine George, Founder President Manchester Soccer Academy and Anton Wambeck, Head Coach of MSA and former national player.
Manchester Soccer Academy Sri Lanka to celebrate...
Sri Lanka’s inter-school cricket structure is...
DHAKA AFP: Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan has...
The Junior Golf Rankings for the year concluded...
England beat New Zealand by four runs in a...
Wanitha Wanninayake made his second ton for St....
Two leading girls schools in Nuwara Eliya -...
The 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South...
LiCC, Sri Lanka’s revolutionary brand of jeans...
The Youth Social Enterprise (YSE) Incubator...
Today we have the amazing wonders of technology...
The second music album, ‘Sihinayakse’ by visually...
KOOMBIYO is the first Sri Lankan video game based...
National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) earlier...
As a kid who grew up in Colombo, going to the Zoo...
 The bond between man and dog is one of the...
Who wouldn’t want to read faster?We read for...
Modern life has all the trappings of a boring...
Matthew Perry was once one of television’s most...
Chinese food is gaining momentum in Colombo. It...
For thousands of Americans the acronym BTK would...
Matthew Perry was once one of television’s most...
Members of the Sri Lankan Muslim community hold placards during a protest against the bombing of civilians in Syria, in Colombo on Saturday. - AFP
BEIRUT - Syrian regime forces have advanced...
RIYADH - Saudi Arabia’s crown prince lands in...
SYDNEY - Rainbow colours beamed from faces and...

Week of March 4, 2018