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Week of September 23, 2018

When it comes to Indo–Lanka relations there is no...
Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre, High...
Hypnosis is a popular subject, but, there is a...
Reflections on Buddhism in PracticeAuthor: K...
Davena Thenna (The Burning Plain) - A collection...
Kulubadu Rahas Author: Sagarika Dissanayeke,...
On the occasion of the 73rd Anniversary of the...
Zahira College Old Boys’ Association met for...
Colourful stylish silhouettes set the trend to...
An exhibition of colourful cultural items...
The State Literary Awards ceremony was held on...
Last year’s walk
Here is an annual event organised by the Lanka...
For those who enjoyed refined music, the name,...
Handing over of the medical equipment purchased with funds from the ‘Little Lives’ fundraiser at the new building of the De Soysa Hospital for Women: From left Special Grade Nursing Officer W.D.P.L. Jeewandara, Special Grade Nursing Officer M.M.D. Dinesha Tharangani, Consultant Neonatologist Dr. Nalin Gamaathige, Consultant Neonatologist Dr. Nishani Lucas and Director Dr. Sudath Dharmarathna from DSHW and Dr. Ashwini de Abrew, Thushanthi Ponweera, Amila Jayamaha and Marianne David from the ‘Little Lives’ te
 Fundraiser gives little ones at NICU of De...
‘Ibbagamuwa Past Pupils’ Abhinandana - 2018’, the...
PCCSL CEO Sukumar Rockwood presents the Annual Review of the Press Complaints Commission of Sri Lanka (PCCSL), while PCCSL Board of Directors Chairman Kumar Nadesan looks on. Also in the photograph are members of the PCCSL studying the Annual Review.
The Press Complaints Commission of Sri Lanka (...
More than 100 German brands were represented...
The investment partners of the USD 15 million...
Creative Information Technologies (Pvt) Ltd.,...
As the world moves forward with various advances...
President Maithripala Sirisena has called upon...
Sabaragamuwa Maha Saman Devalaya is an abode...
Based on the updated urban poverty line of $1.90...
A sleepwalker
Science has penetrated deep into the subconscious...
Dialog Axiata PLC has launched ‘Genie’ one of Sri...
More than 100 German brands were represented...
The head table (from left): Senior Vice Chairman, COYLE, Aminda Rodrigo, State Minister of Finance and Mass Media, Eran Wickramaratne, Cabinet Minister of Telecommunications and Digital Infrastructure, Harin Fernando, Chairman, COYLE, Dinuk Hettiarachchi, and Vice Chairman, COYLE, Dinesh Jayawardena.
The Chamber of Young Lankan Entrepreneurs (COYLE...
Crysbro will sponsor the upcoming poultry forum...
The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri...
Nawaloka Air Services, a fully-owned subsidiary...
In the fast pace we live in today, speed is the ultimate customer turn on. Customer’s today are willing to pay for speed. The old saying ‘time is money’ is more true in the new world. Everyone is short of time. Customers hate delays, long queues, and out-of-stocks.
Be it business or any other activity, in the fast...
The stakeholders of the fabric and textile...
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA...
Several international media sites have recently...
The 2018 edition of Disrupt Asia, a Start-up...
Melsta Regal Finance Limited which unveiled its...
An Automated Teller Machine (ATM) was recently...
 Hayleys Plantations Sector Managing Director, Roshan Rajadurai accepting the award for Great HR Practices from IPM Sri Lanka President, Prof. Ajantha Dharmasiri. (From left): KVPL Director/CEO, Sarath Siriwardena, Chairman of IPM National HR Conference 2018 Priyankara Seneviratne, Deputy General Manager- HR & Corporate Sustainability, Anuruddha Gamage and TTEL Director/CEO, Dilantha Seneviratne look on.
Hayleys Plantations won the award for Great HR...
People’s Bank Chairman Hemasiri Fernando granting a loan to an  entrepreneur.
Granting of ‘Enterprise Sri Lanka’ loans to the...
Founder CEO, Ubiquity University, Dr. Jim Garrison, Chairman/Managing Director, ESOFT, Dr. Dayan Rajapakse, Group Chief Executive Officer, Maliban Biscuit Manufactories, Ravi Jayawardena and Chief Operating Officer, ESOFT-Colombo, Dilan Perera.
strap - Introduces soft skills and competency-...
In keeping with its strategy of optimising and...
Sanjay Wijemanne and Jude Fernando
HNB PLC was recognised as the Best Retail Bank...
Sri Lanka’s transportation sector will undergo...
The Sri Lankan solar industry will gain access to...
The Board of Directors of the Asian Development...
From left: SLIM NASCO 2018 Award recipients: Aloka Gayan Sansirige, Eranga Gayan Vithanage, Sisira Senarathna, P. S. Weerasooriya, Muditha Pathirana, Suranga Sanjeewa Kumara, Asanka Halangoda and Susantha Abeysinghe.
Ceylon Biscuits Limited (CBL), one of Sri Lanka’s...
Thalassaemia screening program for students
As a novel initiative of Union Assurance’s...
VE Commercial Vehicles Limited (VECV), a Volvo...
The applications for Sri Lanka Tourism Awards...
Chief Incumbent of Sri Abhinawarama Temple, Monaragala District Secretary Mrs. D. S. Padmakulasooriya and SDB bank’s Head of Marketing and Retail Banking open the biogas unit.
SDB bank recently carried out another sustainable...
Mastercard introduced Mastercard Track in...
Fairway Colombo brings Bavaria to your doorstep...
The Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau recently...
Sri Lanka needs to improve its global standing in...
From left: Yashara Nathaniel – Youth Lead UNDP, Fadhil Bakeer Markar – Partnerships and Innovation Focal Point UNDP, Tilak Ranaviraja – Advisor to the President, Jorn Sorenson – Country Director UNDP Sri Lanka, Udaya Seneviratne – Secretary to the President, Carl Cruz – Chairman Unilever Sri Lanka, Sumeet Verma – Director HR and Corporate Relations Unilever Sri Lanka, and Janmesh Antony – Head of Sustainable Business and Corporate Communications Unilever Sri Lanka.
Unilever Sri Lanka chairman Carl Cruz and United...
Minister Sarath Amunugama  at the launch
All training institutions under the Ministry of...
The rupee falling so rapidly is a concern for the...
At the launch of Sony home audio systems. Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
Singer (Sri Lanka) PLC, with Sony International,...
Considering the requests made by the stakeholders...
P.E. Mathew & Co., a Colombo based firm of...
Sri Lanka is in the process of finalising the...
Following the visit to the Hambantota Port by a...
Minister Amunugama presents a certificate to a student.
“Let us add trained human resources to the...
These three young professionals, Rakkitha Kumarage, Isuru Gihan and Udara Dilhan have created a task platform called Etasker – which they think is a ‘step forward in advancing the labour and services exchange market’.
Two software engineers and a hospitality industry...
The re-launching of ‘Clips’ newsletter of the...
Acclivity Training has launched a seminar series...
Sri Lanka’s first international mall, the Colombo...
Blockchain, a disruptive technology that will...
The Experiential Managers Federation Global (EMF...
Secretary, Ministry of Finance and Mass Media, Dr. R. H. S. Samaratunga and Country Director, ADB Sri Lanka Resident Mission, Ms. Sri Widowati exchange the agreement.
The Enterprise Sri Lanka projects launched by the...
Pic: Chaminda Niroshana
Vivo unveiled the all-new Vivo V11Pro to the Sri...
Siddharth Shriram and Bernard Goonetilleke
The Pathfinder Foundation (PF) signed a...
Finance & Leasing Services - VehiclesMinimum...
Business OpportunitiesBOI approved Ice Cream...
Business Premises for SaleGampaha Attanagalla...
MiscellaneousWorking gent presently living in a...
Commercial Property / Prime Land103 perch...
Is the Sri Lanka Police at a crossroads: either...
The herd pays respect to the fallen giant
News reports of an epic battle between a tusker...
Vision for a united Sri Lanka has been cited as...
C.B Governor Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy
Explains three key exogenous reasons for current...
Bandula, the beloved elephant of the Zoological...
Yesterday, Edmund Jayaraja Nimal Raj went out to...
Lt. Commander Krishan Welagedara
Lt. Commander Krishan Welagedara provided damning...
Kalana, the jumbo who originally belonged to the...
Early hours of Tuesday morning brought the heart...
Arnold Toynbee (1889-1975) who was at the London...
On 14th September, eight Tamil detainees in the...
Lahiru Madushanka
A father who struggled for three long years to...
In this file photo taken on December 7, 2017 Maldives’ President Abdulla Yameen (L) and China’s President Xi Jinping listen to their national anthems during a welcome ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Back when he was a mild-mannered civil servant, few in the Maldives predicted Abdulla Yameen would one day run the country, let alone with an iron grip, locking up judges, his rivals and even his 80-year-old half-brother
Back when he was a mild-mannered civil servant,...
Prof Rev. W. Wimalaratana, Head, Department of Economics, University of Colombo accompanying President Maithripala Sirisena at the 3rd installment of the Tourism Leaders’ Summit in 2017.
It is once again that time of the year for...
As excavations into the alleged mass grave under...
The High Commission of Sri Lanka together with...
The Constitutional Council (CC) is expected to...
Living conditions in ‘line rooms’ in the plantations have always been poor Pic.Courtesy:IRIN NEWS
Two pieces of landmark legislation were enacted...
From the epic elephant battle on the banks of...
As LGBT communities in India celebrate the...
Eighteen months in operation, Sri Lanka’s Right...
Reading maketh a full man is a well known proverb...
My family decided to visit the Dehiwala zoo. We...
Orange-billed babblerThe orange-billed babbler (...
S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike was one of the greatest...
'Hejaazite of the Year', Aadhila Nazeer with her award
The annual prize giving of Hejaaz International...
My mother’s name is Primali Wedagedara. She is a...
Children and young people around the world have...
 The Temple of the Tooth is a religious...
The 24th Installation of Interact Club of Burhani...
London-based artificial intelligence (AI) company...
Talented little students of Lyceum International...
The Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens is set in...
Among all the books I have read so far, I...
Among the books I have read Jane Eyre by...
My name is Mr. Brown Paper. I have many temporary...
My little brother Shayan is three-years-old. He...
My country is Sri Lanka. It is in the Indian...
The seventeenth of February was a special day for...
Having a hobby is an essential thing in our lives...
A phone can cause brain damage to people. It...
About my daughter,​Govi RC 1985,​5’2’’,​working...
AAA B/​G respectable family connected within UK,​...
 The Visiting Parliamentary Delegation from...
A team of Sri Lankan Police Officers participated...
(IGP) Pujith Jayasundara
Minister of Public Administration and Law and...
Maldivian police raided the opposition campaign...
Senior Deputy Governor of the Central Bank, Dr. P...
Strategic Enterprise Management Agency (SEMA)...
The draft of a new Constitution for the country...
The Presidential Elections in the Maldives is...
After almost eight weeks of the sudden...
Two members of Sri Lanka’s Election Commission...
Archt.Vidura Sri Nammuni:Visionary and a teacher...
The 32 km-long newly built elephant protection...
The Central Bank’s recent remedial act of...
The Central Bank’s recent remedial act of...
Sunday Observer Journalist Dimuthu Attanayake is...
Amidst the recent hike in domestic fuel prices,...
Professor T. Jogaratnam, generally acknowledged...
President Maithripala Sirisena extended his...
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the...
What if you have to live without hearing anything...
A model village named after legendary cricketer...
MCC COO Jonathan Nash and Chargé d’affaires ad interim Robert Hilton greets Prime Minister Ranil  Wickremesinghe
A delegation from the U.S. Government’s...
 Countering strikesStrikes are of different...
President Maithripala Sirisena, who is currently...
Both Joint Opposition and Government lawmakers in...
CARVALHO - STANISLAUS. Loving son of late Mr and...
The International Day for the Universal Access to...
Being a Sri Lankan woman is not easy. From having...
“The time is out of joint; O cursed spite That...
Living in an island one naturally adopts a liking...
Ten games in the FA Cup Championship will be...
Admitting that he knew or was informed of very...
The inter-school under-15 Singer Trophy Division...
Nearly 10,000 runners are expected to converge in...
Sanitha de Mel
Former Sri Lanka Under-19 Youth World Cup captain...
Entries have been called for the Mercantile...
LONDON AFP: Ben Stokes and Alex Hales have been...
The Royal College Rugby Advisory and Management...
DUBAI AFP: Pakistan’s paceman Hasan Ali and...
Five members of of Sri Lanka’s champion Asian...
Te fourth Age Group Novices Swimming Championship...
Kandy SC take on Air ForceKandy Sports Club the...
The serious lapse on the part of the Ministry of...
File photo of a schools rugby tournament being marketed by a sponsor at the concluded season
Rugby administrators in Sri Lanka have told their...
Moratuwa Basketball Club entered the semi finals...
DUBAI, Saturday – The ease with which India beat...
Sri Lanka Cricket which is now under a so-called...
SYDNEY AFP: Australia blasted the decision to...
DUBAI AFP: While India and Pakistan’s fierce...
England named its squad for the three-Test away...
Matheesha Wijesekera with his trophy
Matheesha Wijesekera, a student of Royal College...
Some of the Para athletes in action
Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) emerged overall...
Chamari Atapattu’s lone effort was not enough as...
Lesitha Prabath conquers the waves
Lesitha Prabath was crowned national surfing...
SYDNEY AFP: Disgraced cricketers Steve Smith and...
The Colombo Swimming Club (CSC), which was very...
Trinity College registered a first innings...
King’s Revival Church were crowned the overall...
Roshan Mahanama: Now a global Goodwill Ambassador
Heads turned the moment Roshan Mahanama pushed...
One exposure leads to another. After the exposure...
The coloured clothing that will be worn by the teams. From left: Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, UAE, Zimbawe and Sri Lanka
A 15-member squad has been named to contest the...
Malan Pandikorala of St. Joseph’s College...
Soccer winners Zahira Veterans captain Jaufer Sadik receiving champion award from Bronze sponsor  Genius  Engineering Services Senior Manager HDR Janaka. President of the G90 MRM Razak, Project Chairman MTM Milhan and Secretary Shamraz Zuhair were present. Pic Ruzaik Farook
Zahira’s Soccer Veterans became champions while...
Sachin de Silva poses with his trophy
Sachin de Silva became the overall winner of the...
The champion S. Thomas’ College team comprising...
In Kandy the puppy and handler spend one full...
Escape the Room in 60 minutes or less. Teams can...
Steve Buscemi and his FDNY team.
It’s almost impossible to believe that it’s been...
Seated at the Fort Station, waiting for the...
The “Spasskaya Tower” is an international...
“All the world’s a stage, And all the men and...
John Legend made history twice over the weekend....
Post your poetry to Young Voice,Sunday...
The Hollywood Reporter said recently that Cavill...
What all your favourite ‘90s stars are doing...
The Sussex College Network has continuously taken...
Sir Winston Churchill in the ‘Darkest Hour’
“Even though large tracts of Europe and many old...
Nothing screams ‘night on the town’ quite like a...

Week of September 23, 2018