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Week of September 2, 2018

When a young somewhat effeminate looking bachelor...
Sarasa Vasanthaya - Miyesi Suyamaya (Enthralling...
Rebel Meets Liberation, a new book authored by...
Winner of the 2018 Miles Franklin Literary Award Michelle de Kretser
Melbourne, Aug 27:The first time Michelle de...
The research book titled ‘Western Rites of Syriac...
‘Sivakamyin Sabatham’ is an epic Tamil novel...
Nazeer, his wife Nazeema and son Nyzar are a...
The perfect realizationWhere mind hovers or rests...
Fashion styles from the runways of Bangkok...
Reviving history in its truest form was...
‘Nature’s Magnificent Eye’, an exhibition of...
With the lights dimmed a hush descended at Day...
The CIMA Business Leaders’ Summit under the theme...
Softlogic introduced two new products to the...
The Sustainable Development Goals Youth Networks...
Prices of 53 services offered by private...
Pic courtesy: Internet
Mackinnon Mackenzie and Company of Ceylon Limited...
Tertiary Education is Post-Secondary School...
Fusion of Moods, the first Solo Photographic...
The Bishop of Kurunegala and the celebrant priests conducted in procession.    Text & Pic: Joseph Anthony, Dehiowita Spl.Cor.
The 40th anniversary of the Ordination of Very...
BERLIN (IDN) – Planet Earth is inching towards...
HelpAge Eye Hospital at Sinsapa Road, Wellawatte...
Hilton Colombo will dish out a series of...
VIGNETTES FROM A VIBRANT PAST: Having visited the...
Eleven senior students of the Sri Lanka Institute...
Clark Gable
Sensations of smell are difficult to describe and...
ADB Vice President Wencai Zhang presents a copy of ADB’s new strategy, ‘Strategy 2030’ to Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.
Sri Lanka has the potential to go beyond an...
The urban garden being prepared by volunteers
An urban garden that will provide nourishment...
The Sri Lanka Accreditation Board (SLAB), the...
Expansion in exports backed by a vibrant...
Tiara Rollo, marketed by Ceylon Biscuits Limited...
A panel discussion on importance of cyber security and forensics and education was also held. From left: Theekshana COO  Harsha Wijayawardhana, WSO2 Vice President, Research, Dr. Srinath Perera,  Moderator, CERT CEO Lal Dias, CERT CC, Director Operations, Rohana  Palliyaguru and IIT Senior Lecturer Saman Hettiarachchi.
With the new developments in technology and the...
The local construction industry needs to look at...
Japan’s Minister of Defence, Itsunori Onodera,...
Sri Lanka is committed to setting up a National...
While a micromanager would hover and exert too much control over each  stage of the task, a macro-manager is more likely to provide  non-specific detailed instructions and then take a step back to give  employees autonomy.
Are you a micro manager or being micro managed or...
SriLankan Airlines resumed its services to the...
At the launch of the office in Colombo.  Pic: Vipula Amarasinghe
Carrier, a world leader in high-technology...
Managing Director, Wijaya Products, Aruna Kothalawala receives the award from Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe
Wijaya Products collected another laurel at the...
EFL (Expolanka Freight) a global freight-...
The Forbes Marshall Lanka team
Forbes Marshall recently won the Gold Flame Award...
The country’s top business personalities sharing...
Eduard Hempel and Carlita Weerasingha. Pic: Vipula Amarasinghe
Tamba Villas will supplement the development...
Royal Ceramics Lanka, Sri Lanka’s premier...
Officials of Jetwing Lake and Jetwing Kaduruketha
Jetwing Lake, Jetwing Kaduruketha and Jetwing...
Visitors to the Enterprise Sri Lanka exhibition in Moneragala at the Commercial Bank stall.
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has received...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at the exhibition which he opened on August 29. Below: Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera
The Enterprise Sri Lanka exhibition in Moneragala...
Aaradhana’, a musical program produced by the Sri...
Subhash Pinnapola
Industry veteran and founder/CEO of Storybook,...
SriLankan Airlines achieved another milestone in...
Reinforcing its commitment to constant...
Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (...
Hemas Holdings PLC launched its Corporate...
Kavita with her designs at a show in Singapore
Kavita Thulasidas who is of Indian origin, is a...
Dirk Pereira, Director/CEO - Union Assurance
A company with over 30 years of providing trusted...
The head table at the media briefing. Chairman, Bio Foods (Pvt) Ltd., Dr. Sarath Ranaweera (second from left) makes a point. Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
The world demand for organic food is increasing...
Dinuk Hettiarachchi
The members of the Chamber of Young Lankan...
Show presenter Anita Dorai said that proceeds...
The Piramal Glass team
Piramal Glass Ceylon PLC has released its results...
Past President Sunil Wijesinha and Group Director, Lean Enterprise, Shri Skandaraj unveil a replica of the award. General Secretary of JASTECA Sunil Ratnayake and officials look on. Pix: Sulochana Gamage
The launch of JASTECA (Japan Sri Lanka Technical...
Santani of Kandy
Sri Lanka Tourism should target at least around...
Being a local, secure, and quality alternative to...
BOC and unionPay officials exchange the agreement
The Bank of Ceylon (BOC) has entered into...
The presentation of sponsorships  Pix: Chaminda Niroshana
The National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka (...
Hans Jorg of ‘Zunderorf” magazine, Elsa Mary Honecker of the Connoisseur Circle and the Golf Yearbook, Bernd Stegmaier Editor in chief of ‘Golfen’ magazine at the Nuwara Eliya golf course
With three, 18-hole golf courses, including two...
People’s Bank was the main sponsor for The...
SAKS Analytics, a subsidiary of one of Sri Lanka’...
SDB bank once again being recognized for its...
HNB Managing Director/CEO, Jonathan Alles, DGM Retail Banking, Sanjay Wijemanne, AGM – Network Management, Nirosh Perera. Senior Regional Head, North Central Region 1, Deepal Udukumbura and Manager of HNB Kurunegala Customer Centre, Indika Ekanayaka at the ceremonial opening of the bank’s new Priority and Digital Banking Centre.
HNB Bank PLC announced the continued expansion of...
Inauguration of the National Engineering Conference
Engineers are one of the most valuable assets in...
Ninewells Hospital recently hosted a contingent...
 Visitors at the roadshow
Indian tourists arrivals have gone up by 15%...
Seylan Bank set a new milestone by empowering...
EMPLOYMENT SERVICES011 7982 554,​ ABC agency for...
BUSINESS PREMISES FOR SALE23 perch land and 2...
MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS / PIANOS FOR SALEEnglish...
FINANCE & LEASING SERVICES - VEHICLESMinimum...
First it was the monk, calling casually for...
 Sithy Jameena waiting in  hope that her son will return
The worn out placard she was holding, as she...
 Ajith Prasanna
Lawyers may appear free of charge for an accused...
The first ‘Enterprise Sri Lanka’ exhibition held...
Questions have been raised about the decision to...
Practice sessions at the Chitrasena School of Dance Pix: Chinthaka Kumarasinghe
With hands placed on a wooden post and their feet...
Following in the footsteps of tyrants intoxicated...
Dr. K. Thavalingam - Chairman Delimitation Committee
The Delimitation Report which is crucial to hold...
A scene from the teledrama Koombiyo
A decision to speak up against recent calls for...
Sri Lanka is protected by international treaties...
The Ministry of Education signed a Memorandum of...
My favourite subject is English. It is the most...
German police have rescued a man after he called...
My teacher’s name is Mrs. Mangalika. She is very...
A New York state church has broken a Guinness...
The Sun is a star in the Solar System. There are...
Gulliver’s Travels by Jonathan Swift is a satire...
Kandy is a large city in Sri Lanka. It is a city...
Nectar in a Sieve by Kamala Markandaya was...
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is one of...
The 'Wetland Walk' program was held at the...
Waking up early morning Makes you fresh Brushing...
On stage, they are singing, Without you. Leaving...
My teacher is a fairy She is my second mother I...
There are many sources of information. Some of...
My favourite book is Matilda by Roald Dahl....
My best friend is Anjalee. She studies in Grade 7...
My little sister’s name is Hirudi. She is nine-...
My school is Vidura College. It is in Nawala. It...
In Sri Lanka, poverty is a huge problem because...
The Sri Lankan jungle fowl (Gallus lafayettii),...
Reading is a popular hobby among many people...
Above 34 or around,​ academic /​ professional ,​...
Absolutely pretty educated daughter sought by...
With the Minneriya Park closed during peak season...
Tensions that erupted at the Galaha hospital in...
The government has created over 460,000 jobs and...
Minister of Finance and Mass Media Mangala...
State Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan Kazuyuki Nakane addressing the gathering
State Minister of Foreign Affairs of Japan...
Clinical waste that has been piling up at the...
Moragahakanda Reservoir
As the latest development on the final phase of...
Dr. Asiri Munasinghe who has been researching...
GMOA – The ‘Corner Doctors’ of Sri Lanka !This...
Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Parliamentarian M....
C.A.Wijeyeweere, Chairman, Condominium Management Authority hands over a cheque for Rs. 1m. to the Minister of Housing and Construction, Sajith Premadasa. L.S.Palansooriya, Chairman NDHA and Dhammika Edirisinghe, Accountant, Sevana Fund were present.
C.A.Wijeyeweere,Chairman, Condominium Management...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe with his Vietnam counterpart  Nguyen Xuan Phuc inspect the guard of honour at an official welcoming ceremony for the former  in Hanoi on April 17 this year.
Sri Lanka is strengthening relations with Vietnam...
Steps will be taken to institute legal action in...
The ‘Colombo Defence Seminar - 2018’ Sri Lanka...
A recorded public talk on ‘Thought and time are...
Dr. Asiri Munasinghe who has been researching...
H. S. AGALAWATTE: Scholar, sportsman,...
The National Police Commission (NPC) and the...
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya visited the Republic of...
Deputy Minister of Social Empowerment, Ranjan...
With the Joint Opposition and the Sri Lanka...
Concerned applicants for construction permits can...
The Committee on Public Finance (COPF) will hold...
Thirteen-year-old H.A. Siyum Induwara of 149/86/4...
Narendra Mihindukumar Fernando has been appointed...
Refuting claims of wasting public money, the...
Social worker and philanthropist Shanika...
The prices of 10 expensive cancer drugs, 13 other...
DE SILVA - WIJEKOON CLINTON - Son of late Dr....
This essay is an exploration of our current...
There are only two legal drugs in the world –...
We have passed another July, which is considered...
Parliamentary history was created last week and...
Do you love books ? Do you love reading ? If you...
Sean Wijesinghe to continueSean Wijesinghe will...
Tournament director Sajith Fernando claims...
Lasith Malinga watches being dispatched to the boundary
Ageing fast bowler Lasith Malinga’s attempts to...
The 2017 runners up Vintage Cricketers Circle,...
Suresh Subramaniam, president of the NOC of Sri Lanka, and his Chinese counterpart Gou Zhongwen  the Chinese Sports Minister signed a historic MOU which will help facilitate the development of local athletes to the next level. (Pic by Thusith Wijedhoru NOC media)
China will help train Sri Lankan athletes for...
Srinath Sooriyabandara is held back by a Japanese defender
Sri Lanka went down to Japan 10-12 in the semi...
Hasitha Mendis looks up at the net as she targets more points for Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka produced a bulldozing performance to...
The Mercantile Cricket Association’s annual Open...
Anika Seneviratne with her trophy  (Picture by Sulochana Gamage)
Ladies College player Anika Seneviratne became...
Colombo Veterans (squad) seated from left: Priyantha Liyanage, Joseph Shanthakumar (Rasa), M.W.M. Hisham, M.S.M. Faiz (coach cum player), R. Puvanenthiran (President CVFC), Jayashantha Liyanage, Jagath Rohan, Maxie Lattren (back row), Dhammika Senerath (GK), Roshan Peiris, Vijaya Baskar, Mohammed Imthishan, Prasanna Hettiarachchi, R.S. Pradeep, Sisira Kumara, Mohammed Ikram, Mohammed Ismirly, Jeewantha Ratnayake and Samantha Perera (GK). Absent: M.H. Rumy (Captain)
Colombo Veterans FC led by former national player...
S Thomas’ College beat Nalanda College to enter...
The fifth annual SLIBFI Cricket Sixes is to be...
Eshan Pieris in action on the Sepang Circuit, Malaysia
Eshan Pieris achieved his first podium finish in...
 Shafeek Rajabdeen  -Refai Ariff
Shafeek Rajabdeen was re-elected president of...
I find it very hilarious and laughable that CH...
 Sharmal Dissanayake and Anika Seneviratne in action on their way to winning the men’s and women’s Singles at the National tennis championships at the SLTA courts in Colombo yesterday.  Pix: Sulochana Gamage
Sharmal Dissanayake and Anika Seneviratne won the...
The veterans come together: Jagath Chandra (treasurer), Major Mahinda Hettiarachchi (general secretary), Dushantha Kiriella (president) and Captain Sumith Fonseka (vice president)  Pic: Vipula Amerasinghe
Boxing may undoubtedly be a blood sport, despised...
Arrangement are being made to conduct a grand...
A team from the Assam Cricket Association of...
The International Cricket Council (ICC) on...
Yohan Peiris
Former Mahanama College Colombo all rounder and...
Ronnie Ibrahim has taken over as the head rugby...
The unveiled trophy for the upcoming 2018 the...
Sri Lanka produced a top performance to beat...
A two-day cricket coaching camp conducted by...
S. Thomas’ College Mt. Lavinia (B) advanced to...
At the final whistle the score board read Bahrain...
The next time you’re feeling down, all it might...
Picking a university that offers a good student life and a place where you feel safest on top of having a good course is helpful
At some point in all of our lives, the word ‘...
Rich Bracken - then and now
Rich Bracken is a motivational speaker; podcast...
Post your poetry to Young Voice,Sunday...
You know which movies your favorite actors star...
We’re used to Pink being pretty badass. She’s an...
But when they’re not, when things feel like they’...
Colombo, August 29, 2018: Students of the Burhani...
The University of Moratuwa’s ‘Sri Lanka Design...
Arnold Schwarzenegger has done everything. He’s...
Sarah Drew: scenes from Grey’s Anatomy
Sarah Drew says her ‘confidence was shaken’ after...
Lisa Marie Presley is no stranger to the...
Ben Affleck
As Ben Affleck enters rehab, friends of the actor...
Bringing the entire YouTube community in the...
National Youth Model United Nations (NYMUN) is...
To most of us who enjoy blockbuster Hollywood...
Lyceum International School, Nugegoda achieved...

Week of September 2, 2018