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Week of July 8, 2018

The artist is currently busy on his novel project...
Director Jayantha Chandrasiri’s demonic cinema...
When it comes to music festivals, the biggest may...
We, the humans, have an innate ability of story-...
The winner of the award for Best Drama at this...
If only tears were laughterIf only night was...
Burning Birds, a local film of international fame...
Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre, High...
Apsara and Sarath were a young couple who owned a...
When evening fades and a chilly wind blows,I...
It was another week for creativity. This time...
Nataliya Rudenko now in Sri Lanka is a singer by...
Not only fashion but football too brings people...
Elephants, with their legs chained, preventing...
Yoga fans in Sri Lanka participating in Yoga...
TRIBUTEs K. M. Dharmarajah:A quintessential,...
Batticaloa Teaching Hospital Emergency and...
A Jet Ski Fun Day was held at Amagi Aria, Negombo...
Edulink International Campus opened its new...
AMDT School of Creativity held a Festival of...
Anaemia among pregnant women is one of the main...
Information of all Sri Lankan citizens will be...
Masafumi Nagasaki, 82, lived alone naked on a remote Pacific island for nearly 30 years.
Masafumi Nagasaki was living in a state of...
Ten-year-old Katie Borka didn’t need luck to set...
A South African woman has been discovered alive...
They say that the stork delivers babies to their...
When we are caught up in a traffic snarl we call...
Mahil Wijesinghe trains his lens on one of Sri...
Pan Asia Bank has introduced ‘Budget + Lease’ a...
From left: Regional Manager, Suburbs-II, Seylan Bank, Nilimini Weerasuriya, Executive VP, DFCC Bank, Palitha Gamage, DGM, Project Finance, Seylan Bank, Piyal Hennayake, Chairman and MD, Home Lands Skyline, Nalin Herath, Directress, Home Lands Skyline, Mrs. Harshani Herath, and GM, Operations, Home Lands Skyline, Hiran Gunasekera at the signing of the loan agreement
Seylan Bank PLC has arranged a syndicated credit...
The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri...
eMarketingEye, a Sri Lankan digital marketing...
A Memorandum of Understanding was signed by the...
The Central Bank is in the process of revising...
Assetline Leasing Company Limited CEO Naresh Tillekeratne planting a tree celebrating 15th anniversary
Assetline Leasing Company Limited (ALCL)...
Globally, successful nations have leveraged their...
The Blue Ocean Group of Companies continues to...
Lakmini Wijesundera, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of IronOne Technologies and BoardPAC at a panel discussion titled ‘Business Transformation through the Power of Digital’, alongside other panelists including CEO/Founder, Saki Corporation, Sakie Akiyama, Founder CEO, Xtreme Solutions, Inc., Phyllis W. Newhouse with Asia-Pacific Program Executive, Global Growth Markets Leader, EY, Annette Kimmitt, who served as moderator.
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of IronOne...
The Kingsbury, one of the leading five-star...
Urgent action has been proposed to address the...
A group of 15 young software engineers going by...
SC Securities (Pvt) Ltd (SCS), a subsidiary of...
Dhammika Perera and J.A.S. Sumith Adhihetty
LB Finance accomplished a stellar performance for...
Jeevan Gnanan
Newly appointed Sri Lanka Association of Software...
Some of the award winners
Sunshine Holdings PLC recognised its best-...
Minister Amaratunga greeting Secretary General of UNWTO,  Zurab Pololikashvili
Minister of Tourism Development and Christian...
Finance and Mass Media Minister Mangala...
Due to the increasingly hectic schedules...
Mahesh Wijewardena
Singer Sri Lanka has appointed Mahesh Wijewardena...
The Government of Republic of Korea has agreed to...
In the good old days, success was all about hard...
The SLT Zero One Awards for Digital Excellence...
Harsha de Silva and Anslem Perera
The government will assist the tea industry to...
S. Renganathan and S. Manatunge
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon PLC has appointed...
Multi Finance PLC, the premier financial services...
Guests at the Logistics Leaders’ Evening
The Chartered Institute of Logistics and...
Bandara Menike, who lives in a remote village on...
NDB team after winning the awards
National Development Bank PLC (NDB) was adjudged...
Pan Asia Bank conducted a ‘Poson Bathi Gee...
 Launch of Mobitel Partnership with Thuru at the Kotiyak Vatina Adahasak Season Two with; (from left) Hasanka Padukka – Co-founder, Thuru (Kotiyak Vatina Adahasak Season 2 contestant), Mahela Jayawardena – Former Sri Lanka cricket captain and Brand Ambassador, Mobitel and General Manager, Enterprise Business, Mobitel, Prabhath Gamage.
Mobitel is poised to work with Thuru, one of the...
From left: Managing Director/CEO of HNBA and HNBGI, Deepthi Lokuarachchi, Chief Operating Officer of HNBA, Prasantha Fernando and Ratnapura Branch Manager Saman Kumara.
HNB Assurance PLC (HNBA) and its fully owned...
Fuelled by its rapid growth over past decade, Sri...
The Elite Radio & Engineering stall
Construction Expo 2018 exhibition which...
Fifty-three of AIA’s Platinum Category Wealth...
Athula Priyantha Galagoda and Ruwan de Silva
‘Construct 2018,’ a popular construction...
Employees at Grundfos facilities
Bjerringbro, DENMARK: Sivam, a native of...
The Lankaputra Development Bank marked its 12th...
Minister Arjuna Ranatunga dispenses Euro 4 fuel from the first Euro spec fuel dispenser at C.F. De Mel & Sons Filling Station in Colombo 2. Deputy Minister Anoma Gamage and CPC Chairman Dhammika Ranatunga were also present. Pic: Shan Rambukwella
Ceylon Petroleum Corporation (CPC) launched...
From left:  Michael Fernandopulle, Head of Trade and Investment, British High Commission, James Dauris, British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka and Ambassador to Maldives, Dee Liyanwela, Head of LSEG Sri Lanka, David Hall - Head of Infrastructure Services, LSEG Sri Lanka, Asanthi Fernando, Deputy Head of Trade and Investment, British High Commission.
A delegation led by British High Commissioner to...
A group of policyholders of Ceylinco Life and...
Redefining Colombo’s business workspace, the...
Arun Pathak (Managing Director of Welcom Hotels Lanka Private Limited) (on left) with Amit Goyal (CEO of India Sotheby’s International Realty).
Sri Lanka Sotheby’s International Realty has been...
Some of the Derwent products
Sri Lankan artists aspiring to transcend depth,...
AngelHack Sri Lanka 2018, powered by Ideamart, a...
The ground preparation and retention wall...
From left: CEO/Secretary General, NCE, Shiham Marikar, CEO, CICT, Jack Huang, Chief Business Development Officer, CICT, Tissa Wickramasinghe and Assistant General Manager, Commercial and Marketing, CICT, Catriona Jayasundera.
Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT)...
Union Assurance (UA) declared a 10.25% dividend...
Finance & Leasing Services - VehiclesMinimum...
Processional Consultancy - ServicesAccounting,​...
Business Premises - To Let or LesseBambalapitiya...
Furniture - For SaleFor immediate sale - dressing...
Overjoyed relatives celebrating the good news in Thailand
If you watch CNN, BBC, Al Jazeera, NDTV and other...
After decades of failed or barely successful...
There are two new developments in Sri Lanka’s...
Maybe it is because this is the World Cup season...
The Emperor Dharmashoka was among the first...
Resa, Silumina staffers mourn loss of...
(Courtesy : The Hindu)
Twenty-nine years after the brutal murder of the...
The following is an excerpt of an eulogy at the...
Pic: Lake House Media Library
After widespread condemnation from all quarters...
Police have arrested the three alleged assaulters...
The drastic rise in the number of politically-...
* India-based All Lights Film Services (ALFS), a...
The voice of Stephen Hawking has been beamed into...
Newspapers and magazines play an important role...
The Mars Opportunity rover, the longest-running...
In our leisure time we do much work, but we can't...
The world’s oldest known Sumatran orangutan has...
There are three kinds of organisms. They are...
What a beautiful sky Changing days everyday Black...
My pet is a baby turtle. It's name is Alfie....
It was the last day Of my summer vacation I was...
When the rain comes There is lightning And...
Gateway College, Rajagiriya organised Sparkling...
Nancy knelt by the river bank, Where a withered...
The Ocean“The shimmering azure surface is no more...
  I am Gajendra Perera. I am eight...
My name is D.W. Sneha Mashi Aakarsha. I study in...
My name is Zulfa Zaneer. I study in Grade Six at...
 I am S.A. Anushika Shamali. I study in...
The Sinhala and Hindu New Year falls in the month...
My school is Rahula College. It is in Matara. Our...
Our new school term began on the 2nd of May. I...
First ExpeditionHenry set sail on his first...
My mother’s name is Menaha. She is a housewife....
Al Masjidul Muneer Madarasa (Religious School),...
The universe is the place where you and I live....
About MBBS Doctor 30 yrs.,​5’7” height Southern B...
Absolutely pretty educated daughter sought by...
The provincial ministries and departments of the...
Allegations have resurfaced regarding large...
The annual prize-giving of Isipathana College...
Gotabaya Rajapaksa
Former Defence Secretary’s lawyers continue to...
The Sri Lanka Institute of Printing, Matale...
Responding to claims that the Bar Association of...
A recorded public talk on ‘Breaking the pattern...
Two of the scourges of public service is the...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will leave...
The 83rd celebration of our Great Sheikh As-Shah...
Refuting claims that the National Audit Bill,...
Announcing new reforms for Sri Lankan...
The 'Golden Oldies' sing-along concert will be...
Sixty-four-year-old M.M. Najim of Mosque Lane,...
UPFA Kurunegala District MP and former Sports...
The Annual General Meeting of the Past Pupils'...
Fifty-nine-years-old Rohana Gunasekara of...
The decision on whether to revise fuel prices of...
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka on Friday said Sri...
Trinity College’s Hasitha Boyagoda holds aloft...
 A fire erupted in a shop at Main Street,...
Disna Pinsirini Wickramasinghe (33), a mother of...
Sri Lanka Shippers’ Council, the apex body that...
The 'Golden Oldies' sing-along concert will be...
The parliamentary sittings had to be abruptly...
The Annual General Meeting of the Past Pupils'...
The outgoing United States Ambassador, Atul...
BARBIZZI - DIANA BERNADETTE (Nee DE NIESE) - At...
Historically speaking,wealth and piety had been...
The phrase ‘Cough up a Port’ held the essenceof...
Dozens of civil society activists and groups have...
 Navy Vet, Lt.Commander Dayaratne and OIC Lieutenant Ayeeshan with dogs and handlers
The names Lido, Sally, Emma, Rocky, Ben, Bravo,...
Angelo Mathews returned to some form when he...
St. Joseph’s College and Isipathana College look...
Chief guest Ranjan Madugalle addressing the audience at the 40th Observer/Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year awards night at the Hilton Hotel
Former Sri Lanka cricket captain and present...
Players from Holy Family Convent Kurunegala (red) and St. Bridget’s Convent compete in their Eva netball championship match at the Air Force ground in Colombo yesterday (Pic by Thilak Perera)
Army and Expo Lanka advanced to the finals of the...
England’s Harry Maguire  celebrates scoring his team’s first goal in the quarter final against Sweden
Harry Maguire and Dele Alli scored headers as...
LONDON AFP: World number one and French Open...
LONDON AFP: Two-time champion Rafael Nadal...
The Sri Lanka women’s volleyball team left the...
Back row from left: Anuradha Herath, Rohitha Rajapaksa (captain), Mohamed Rizwan, Naveen Hemakankanamge, Ruwan Kumara and Hirantha Perera. Front row from left: Ashan Maduranga, Sasanka Ariyaratne, Lahiru Chinthaka, Sudham Suriyarachchie, Sudharshana Muthuthantri and Nishon Perera after pocketing the inter club rugby Sevens trophy
They were at one time an exclusive club for the...
Chamath Kapukotuwa, the captain of the victorious boxing team receiving the Stubbs Shield from the principal of the school P.G.S. Bandara. Coach Bandula Gamage, assistant coach, MMD Paris and the president of the Old Boys Union of St.Sylvester’s J.G.Tilakasiri are also in the picture  Pic: Upananda Jayasundera
St. Sylvester’s College, Kandy came out with a...
Schools in need of good MICsSchools in Kandy are...
The Football Federation of Sri Lanka is gearing...
Sri Lanka squad: Rohan Fernando (captain), Praneeth Udumalagala, Roshan Randima, Clinton Stallone, Charith Perera, Arnold Brent, Isuru Prabath, Thimothy Nithushan, Kisal Cooray, Gayan de Croos, SenarathChanaka, Suntharalingam Vaheesan. Coach: Susil Udukumbura. Asst. Coach: Ranura Deepthi. Manager: Hashendra Fernando.
Praneeth Udumalagala drew heavily on his recent...
Maradona at the World Cup
Argentina legend Diego Maradona has apologised to...
The most prestigious Sunday Observer-Mobitel...
Real Madrid are considering an offer of about...
Vandersay
Uncapped leg-spin bowler Jeffrey Vandersay has...
The Pearl Hobby Craft Training Institute Colombo...
From the East comes Udayawani …..She could be an...
The 8th Junior Archery Nationals held at the...
Jeff Bezos
Because if not, they become a cancer in your mind...
 Yes, its mother and daughter time withLiCC...
 “I didn’t always like the way my weight...
Social media can be used as a powerful weapon to...
 Young men who once ran and played now go...
No amount of money, fame or success can shield...
Most theories having to do with the plot of...
Marine pollution, a widely talked about subject...

Week of July 8, 2018