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Week of June 10, 2018

The French Spring Festival will organise a Pre-...
This was no run of the mill re-launch of a...
It was a night of magic and nostalgia with a...
The Red Badge of Courage – Stephen...
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle brought to life the...
The strength of young journalist Sachitra...
Sri Lanka Insurance, in celebration of its...
Nestlé Managing Director Shivani Hegde and Nestlé Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Communications, Bandula Egodage, receive the Brand Finance Award from Brand Finance Managing Director,  Ruchi Gunewardene.
Nestlé has again been ranked Sri Lanka’s Most...
 Chairman and CEO Dr Prathap Ramanujam & GM and Executive Director  Pathmanatha Poddiwala
Panasian Power PLC, a green energy solutions...
Sabina Karunanayake and Jason Hayes
The luxury development market in Sri Lanka is...
Surekha Alles
Allianz Lanka recently held its annual awards at...
One Transworks Square (Pvt) Ltd. together with...
The need to promote Sri Lanka as a tourist...
The All Island Dairy Association (AIDA) organised...
Raja Hewabowala
The President of Ceylon National Chamber of...
A model displays a creation   PIC: Vipula Amarasinghe
Threads of Time, a fashion extravaganza that will...
The National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (...
The Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority...
A pioneer in converting marine containers to...
Economists and think tanks say that Sri Lanka’s...
Sriyani Dress Point, a player in the garments...
The World Bank which forecast global economic...
May Saps Holdings, specialists in health and...
Chief Executive Officer of Doha Bank, Dr. R. Seetharaman with Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera, and Central Bank Governor, Dr. Indrajith Coomaraswamy at a reception held at the Shangri La Hotel Colombo to mark the opening of Doha Bank Colombo on Thursday. Pic: Sulochana Gamage
In a move to support the expansion of trade and...
From left: Kelum Wijesooriya– Chief Employee Experience Officer/Assistant General Manager Deposits and Remittances, Sanjay Wijemanne - Deputy General Manager Retail Banking, Deepthi Lokuarachchi - Managing Director/CEO of HNBA and HNBGI, Dilshan Rodrigo - Chief Operating Officer of HNB, Rajive Dissanayake - Chief Strategy Officer/Assistant General Manager Strategy of HNB, Prasantha Fernando - Chief Operating Officer of HNBA, Jude Fernando - Deputy General Manager SME and Nirosh Perera Assistant General Mana
HNB General Insurance Limited (HNBGI), the fully...
Snap-on Tools is a professional tool and...
Emerging Sri Lankan entrepreneurs who enter the...
Nippon Paint sponsored two young designers from...
The final touches to the much anticipated...
Introducing a limited time offer, Pan Asia Bank...
The government aims at producing one hundred...
Fortinet, a global leader in broad, integrated...
SML Frontier Automotive, sole agents for Land...
The Postgraduate Institute of Management (PIM)...
Problem-solving skills have value in many areas...
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), the national ICT...
Northern Province Chief Minister C.V.  Vigneswaran and Chairperson and Chief Executive EDB Indira Malwatte  open the new office
The Export Development Board (EDB) opened its...
  Officials of  HNB, Sampath and BOC at the signing of the agreement
The Hatton National Bank (HNB) got into a...
At the signing of the MoU. From left: Deputy Director General, SLRCS, Sudath Madugalle, Honorary President, SLRCS, Jagath Abeysinghe, Chairman, SLT Mobitel, P. G. Kumarasinghe, CEO, Mobitel (Pvt) Ltd, Nalin Perera, General Manager, Enterprise Business, Mobitel, Prabhath Gamage.
Mobitel, exchanged a Memorandum of Understanding...
The National HR Conference 2018 was held on June...
The Bank of Ceylon (BOC) has again launched the ‘...
M/s Asiatic Electrical and Switchgear Ltd of...
The forecast increase in production, expected to...
Mamiya-OP, is a multinational conglomerate with...
IT/Software category champions and runners-up of the Glitz Biz Quiz 2018. (From left:) 99X Technology Associate Technical Leads Rangitha Kuruppu and Shirantha de Alwis, and Senior Technical Lead Sudath Thenuwara.
A mere point separated 99X Technology from the...
Vice President / Chief Executive Officer of John Keells Holdings PLC and Chairman of the Sri Lanka Retail Forum 2018, Charitha Subasinghe and Chief Executive officer of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce,  Dhara Wijayatilake after the signing of the MoU.
The Sri Lanka Retailers’ Association (SLRA)...
Luxury Vehicles For SaleToyota Land Cruiser Prado...
Business OpportunitiesLooking for a business...
Business Premises - To Let or LeaseBambalapitiya...
Computer MaintenanceComputer,​Laptops,​UPs,​...
The Gratiaen Award-winning book
The poems, “Dutch Bay I” and “Dutch Bay...
Semage excels in Buddhist paintings. As a result...
Life’s Journey (ii)The first part of your journey...
For once, our politicians are on the back foot:...
Air travel has made the world a much smaller...
A two-judge bench has recommended to the Chief...
It was an all a new happening for culture buffs...
When the month of September moves into our lives...
Muslims in Sri Lanka will be celebrating ‘Eid-ul-...
The Annual ‘Iftar’ of Lake House Muslim Majlis...
Ishara Anuruddha Manchanayake and Anagipura Asoka Sepala
Earlier this week, Lindula Pradeshiya Sabha...
It is with a deep sense of sadness and shock that...
The Sri Lankan Government last week took an...
In 1992, gunmen shot and killed a Colombian judge...
A short drive away from the Jaffna town centre...
Colombo is currently experiencing a construction...
Sri Lanka is blessed with a scenic beachscape all...
St. Paul’s Church, Milagiriya held a symbolic...
Hema Nalin Karunaratne: A leading light in TV...
Minister Amunugama talks to the Bhikkus during his visit to Gadaladeniya
The Ministry of Science, Technology, Research,...
From Left: Big Bad Wolf Books Malaysia Partner Dipak Madhavan, Big Bad Wolf Books Founder/Executive Director Jacqueline Ng, Founder/Managing Director Andrew Yap, Big Bad Wolf Books Sri Lanka Partner ProRead Lanka (Pvt) Ltd Nishan Wasalathanthri introducing the latest edition of The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale to Sri Lanka
The 24-hour book sale returns to Sri Lanka with...
Keeping in line with its long established...
Wiping out corruptionI was impressed by the...
In late May, floods were the last thing on...
A gene analysis company specializing in cancer...
The Management of Hemas Hospitals Laboratory...
The Managing Director and Management of M&M...
The recent moves to bring back the Family...
Following the incident where 74 containers of...
The red carpets embossed in ancient designs of...
With soaring overpopulation and increased...
“This is indeed a God given gift for my family,”...
With far less rainfall than expected every year,...
Sri Lanka’s Comilla Bungalow was recently...
Indian cuisine has long dominated the gourmet’s...
Hilton Colombo’s Il Ponte will be transformed...
In my family there are four members. They are my...
He is one of the most important workers. He works...
We should treat animals with kindness. We see...
Where did Vasco da Gama grow up?Vasco da Gama was...
Evening is the best time of the day. In the...
The grand opening ceremony of the 8 storied...
Mother Teresa was devoted to helping the poor,...
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been declared...
My brother’s name is Sasindu Wanniarachchi. He is...
The All Ceylon Muslim Educational Conference in...
Nick Vujicic is a person I admire. He was born...
The Mariana Trench is the deepest point in the...
During the last December vacation, I had a chance...
Captain Corelli’s Mandolin by Louis de Bernieres...
My hobby is collecting stamps. It’s a very...
My home garden is very beautiful with many trees...
First PrizeEnid Blyton is a famous author who...
Second PrizeEverything, Everything by Nicola Yoon...
Kotabakiniya, Dambana Adiwasi held its Kona...
I was long and red, But I am now very short. Now...
My father, the famous man on Earth, Who made me...
 Crazy and lazy on a hazy day slow they go...
She walks gracefully. She smiles perfectly. She...
Fruits are an important part of our diet....
Able B/​G mother from Colombo suburb,​seeks a...
Able professional son is sought by parents for...
The 15th annual Media Day of Mahamaya Girls’...
One suspect, believed to have been involved in...
The secret ballot for the appointment of the...
 “O Ummah of Muhammed (peace be upon Him)...
S.Thomas’ College Bandarawela with a history of...
The Guru Abhimani Harasara Guru Upahara, a...
The CID made several startling revelations in its...
The controversial decision by the...
A series of pinkamas will be held at the Kotagala...
Secretary to the Ministry of Development...
The application for the incorporation of Mihin...
 R.D. Kalyanawathi of Wagowawa,...
Two Fundamental Rights Petitions filed by women...
The Health Promotion Bureau (HPB) Director and...
As the holy season of Ramadan winds down former...
The case against the Mayor of Hambantota, Eraj...
Newly sworn-in Member of Parliament, Dr. S. M....
In this photo taken on March 18, 2013 a SriLankan...
The new geographical map of the city of Colombo...
A number of civil society groups are demanding...
Senior Journalist, author and teledrama and film...
A real estate sign that was washed away during...
A Labrador in the Argentinian city of General...
FBI agent shoots man in leg during back-flip
June 4:An off-duty FBI agent accidentally shot a...
The footage emerged at a competition showing the girls dancing
A ‘naked’ choir performance by a group of South...
File image of a  snapping turtle. The reptile in Idaho was “humanely  euthanised”
An American schoolteacher has been charged after...
Pembroke  Park, Fla. -
A Florida man battling a roach invasion at his...
DE SILVA L.R.S. (RANJITH) - Safe in the arms of...
On the night of February 26 and early hours of...
The Rajapaksa family on the tarmac at the opening of Mattala Airport in 2013  (File photo)
The year was 2007. Mahinda Rajapaksa and his 35-...
  JEWEL OF BANDAGIRIYA: The newly renovated dagoba and age-old reddish brick dagoba remaining at the top of Bandagiriya rock boulder
The sky was cloudy and not so bright in the...
 The first Sri Lankan man to conquer Mount Everest Johann Pieris with his partner Jayanthi Kuru-Uthumpala the first Sri Lankan woman to successfully scale the peak. Pic by Sarath Peiris
Sri Lankan Johann Peries reached the summit of Mt...
Parami Wasanthi
Seventeen year old Parami Wasanthi Maristella of...
Lionel Messi
BUENOS AIRES AFP: Argentina’s upcoming friendly...
The champion Royal College rugby team celebrate with the Singer inter-school League title after beating St. Peter’s College 32-13
St. Peter’s College produced 25 minutes of...
Sachin Silva continues to lead in the vote count...
Sri Lanka batsman Roshen Silva is bowled on the third day of the first cricket Test against  the West Indies
Sri Lanka were shot out for 185 in the first...
Thailand’s women held their nerve to pull off an...
 Nabhashi Perera
Defending champions St Joseph’s College (498...
The eight-team Milo President’s Trophy knock-out...
Nipuna Manatunga (left) of Mawatagama National...
St. Peter’s College rugby coach Sanath Martis was...
President of the Football Federation of Sri Lanka Anura de Silva (right) and FIFA licensed merchandiser Jordon Griffiths display the T-Shirts
Sri Lankan soccer fans are to enjoy the FIFA...
Kingswood College retained the LE Blaze trophy...
Lasith Malinga wants to know where he should...
The first round of the Honda One Make Race will...
St. Joseph’s College recorded their third win of...
Kandy SC withdrawsWinners of the 2018 first leg...
Trinity College secured a convincing win over...
Sakindu Dassanayake of Trinity College and Dilmi...
Sports Minister Faizer Mustapha
Sports Minister Faizer Mustapha branded national...
Indika Dissanayake
Commonwealth silver medalist Indika Dissanayake...
Trinity College has been playing cricket at the...
The Sri Lanka Schools Hockey Association (SLSHA)...
 Mithunwith his winning medals.
SriLankan Airlines has applauded one of its flag...
PARIS AFP: Novak Djokovic is facing the gravest...
Phil Evans (left) with Deepal Perera  (Manager Media Relations and  Communications SriLankan Airlines)
An internationally acclaimed mountain biker has...
Former Trinity College captain of 2012 Niroshan Dickwella is one of the three Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year main award winners in the current Sri Lanka team which is currently touring the West Indies. The other two are captain Dinesh Chandimal (2009) and Kusal Mendis (2013).
The Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of the...
MEXICO CITY AFP: Members of Mexico’s national...
Over the past decade, the power of journaling...
When it comes to memories, the best way of...
The Young Zoologists’ Association (YZA) is...
Can you remember where you’ve seen a suspension...
The bagpipe is a rather complex yet unique...
To discover what you love to do and then to...
The prudent American General Colin Powell once...
Few shows have lasted as long as Grey’s Anatomy...
What a spectacular night it was when beautician...
As a young lad I had some pretty negative self-...
One day, I noticed my 18-year-old granddaughter...

Week of June 10, 2018