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Week of October 14, 2018

Dr. L. Subramaniam and his granddaughter Mahati Subramaniam along with the Liepājas Symphony Orchestra
A unique musical extravaganza was held to mark...
I must honestly confess, I am unable to...
Sunita Aralikar
Sunita Aralikar, a well-known social activist for...
The Western Music Society of Hillwood College,...
New Delhi, October 10: The much anticipated...
Title: To be or Knot to be, a one hour 20 minute...
Dilip Seneviratne, Gananath Dasanayake, Shobi Perera, Charith Fernando
Before the year 2018 draws to close and you are...
Earlier this month a large number of poets and...
The Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre, High...
To thousands of Muslims in the island the word...
A mix of natural and artificial garlands adorn the stalls of Sea Street
Flowers have been used in sacred worship for...
Wondering how to enhance your wardrobe? Then take...
It was an evening of friendly diplomatic...
It was an evening for unending rapport at the Riz...
TRILOGY, an exhibition of paintings opened to the...
Sri Lanka has one of the fastest ageing...
Several key members of the business fraternity...
An exhibition of exquisite handicraft was held at...
Ten years of making innovation work was the theme...
Employees will be recruited to the State Health...
The uber-luxury apartments ‘Sapphire Residences’...
A Saint wishful of attaining NirvanaNadungamuwa...
The Representative for ICT4SIDS in the Indian...
A culinary journey will be open through Graze...
‘The Sight First Team’ of Lions Clubs...
ELOQUENCE IN STONE: The magnificent Sasseruwa Buddha carved out of a single rock rises to a height of over 42 ft.
I first came to know Sasseruwa in the early 1980s...
Colombo and its suburbs are witnessing rapid...
 Desiree Karunaratne - Group Marketing Director Softlogic Holdings, Chef Michel Roth, Suresh Jayawardana - Director / CEO Softlogic Restaurants, Fabrice Herlax - Chief Marketing and Operations Officer Delifrance Franchise international SA
“The recipe of our success is a unique savoir-...
The International Day of Older Persons was...
Sex attraction or sex appeal is the beginning and...
M.G. Kularatne
The selection, after an exhaustive survey by an...
The Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (...
Vehicle importers while acknowledging the need to...
Motha Confectionary Works (Pvt) Ltd., Sri Lanka’s...
Serenia Limited and its board of directors...
From left: M Power Capital Corporate Finance Vice President Naveen Samarasekera, Vice President Capital Markets Kosala Liyanagedara, Vice President Fixed Income Securities Menaka Wavegedara, Assistant Vice President Corporate Finance Kemith de Soyza.
Incorporated in 2014, M Power Capital Limited (...
Ceylon Biscuits Limited’s (CBL) ‘Sera’ coconut...
Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera and Deputy Governor, Central Bank, Dr. P. Nandalal Weerasinghe at the Inter-governmental Group of 24 meeting on International Monetary Affairs and Development in Bali, Indonesia.
Bali, Indonesia - The Intergovernmental Group of...
Acclivity Training’s seminar on ‘Sri Lankan...
Although the frequency of non-cash payments is...
A recent report by the Food and Agriculture...
A tea set
Dankotuwa Porcelain PLC, (DPP), recently re-...
Jetwing Lake, the latest addition to the Jetwing Group of Hotels launched Green Directory recently
The tourism industry in Sri Lanka has much growth...
Capital Alliance (CAL), performed Sri Lanka’s...
Chief Operating Officer Singer (Sri Lanka) PLC Mahesh Wijewardana opens the showroom
The Hakmana Singer Plus showroom was relocated at...
The Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (...
A tea export promotion campaign will be launched...
Further strengthening the brand promise of...
Piumi Kapugeekiyana
Poor leadership is costliest during a crisis....
From left: Executive Vice President Treasury & Investment Banking - Nations Trust Bank, Indrajith Boyagoda,  Senior Investment Officer FI-Asia, FMO, Pieter Gorgels, Executive Director – Public Sector and Development Organizations, Standard Chartered Bank, Deniz Harut, CEO, FMO, Peter van Mierlo, Director/CEO, Nations Trust Bank, Renuka Fernando, Manager FI-Asia, FMO, Marnix Monsfort,  MD, Actiam, Theo Brouwers, and Associate Syndications, FMO, Alessio Crestani.
FMO, the Dutch Development Bank, recently...
Consisting of a structured three-part career...
The renovated Tourist Information Centre
The 20-year-old Tourist Information Centre (TIC)...
The proliferation of unethical lending in...
The first partnership milestone with...
Mercmarine Training has been selected as a...
In South Asia, protection is greater in the case...
President, Sri Lanka Chamber of Pharmaceutical Industry, Shyam Sathasivam
A pricing formula ultimately benefits the...
Viluxur Holiday’s luxury Business to Consumer (...
The vilification of oil palm in Sri Lanka on the...
The resource persons at the Summit (Pic: Sarath Pieris)
Sri Lanka’s capital assets as far as the tourism...
Horticulture exports from Sri Lanka are at a low...
The business environment is getting tougher by...
Fitch Ratings Lanka has assigned Dialog Finance...
The Brandix Group sponsorsed the 2018 National...
The organisers of ‘Threads of Time’ a fashion...
Director of the PIM, Prof. Ajantha Dharmasiri delivering the keynote address
The opening ceremony of the SHEQ week 2018...
Interbrand Global CEO Charles Trevail rang the...
A report on competition by the Advocata Institute...
From left: Mahesh Ratnayake, Executive-Business Development (HNB Leasing), Roshan de Silva, Assistant Manager-Leasing. HNB, Nalin Dissanayake, Senior Manager, Leasing, HNB, Kanchana Karunagama, Head of Personal Financial Services, HNB, Sanjay Wijemanne, Deputy General Manager - Retail Banking, HNB, Hainz Reuter – Chairman / Managing Director, Prestige Automobile, Viola Karunaratne – Director HR, Prestige Automobile, Bandula Sirimanna, Group Director Finance, , Prestige Automobile, Laksiri de Silva, General
HNB PLC entered into a partnership with...
Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen (second from left) and Minister of Commerce and Industry of Kuwait Khaled Nasser Al-Roudan (right) exchange documents. Ambassador of Sri Lanka in Kuwait B. Kaandeepan (far left) and Kuwaiti officials (at right) look on.
The second session of Kuwait-Sri Lanka Joint...
Finance & Leasing Services - VehiclesMinimum...
Business OpportunitiesIf you want to earn monthly...
Business Premises to Let or LeaseColombo 02,​...
Lifts/TransportsStaff transport available from...
Some of our great religious teachers, greatest...
Elephant habitats are declining and the frequency...
Peter Thomson is the UN Special Envoy For Oceans...
The Interact Club of Colombo along with the...
Eight prisoners in Anuradhapura have been fasting...
Duminda Silva arriving at the Supreme Court last Thursday PIC: LAKMAL SOORIYAGODA
With the unanimous judgment delivered by the five...
Reprimanded by the seniors !
The towns of Matugama and Thebuwana was in a...
The government has taken a decision to lower the...
Human-leopard encounters have become an...
The adverse effects of chemical fertilisers on...
Students of Susamayawardana College, Colombo...
 We celebrated International Children’s Day...
During the last century, science has made a...
The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur...
Air conditioners give us cool air. Children like...
My favourite book is Harry Potter and the Order...
Everybody depends on food for their survival. We...
My favourite book is The Mermaid Princess by...
My mother’s name is Nishani Premendika. She is 34...
My heart leaps up when I behold A rainbow in the...
The famous traditional two-month pilgrimage on...
End Child Cruelty, a new organization aimed at...
The farmer works in the paddy field. He uses a...
Innovation exhibition ‘Spark 2018’ organised by...
Water is an important natural resource. It is a...
Founder's Day was celebrated at Zahira College,...
Trees are our friends. Trees are essential to our...
Photographs of a Wisconsin grandpa cat-napping...
The fourth of February is an important day for...
 My pet is a cat. It has four legs. It has a...
About MBBS Doctor working in a Govt. Hospital B/​...
Academically and professionally qualified well-...
One day after a Supreme Court decision affirmed...
The Treasury had pumped a sum of Rs. 14.5 billion...
A crucial hearing in the case where Lahiru...
Attorney-at-Law Sirimewan Dias has been appointed...
All countries passports which had been out of...
 Budget 2019: All citizens are not...
A lecture organized by the British Scholars’...
Sri Lanka could have averted an armed struggle...
In a major initiative that will vastly improve...
Two Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) between...
While the second round of talks, on October 9,...
The launch of the book Mawbima Kewal Theeruwa, a...
Savitri Ramani Anoja Nagodavithana: Gave her...
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs launched an e-...
The Sectoral Oversight Committee on Legal Affairs...
The House focussed attention on the new...
Ranil Wijayapala was a friend of all the worlds...
Calls to combat fake news and online...
Amid speculation that IGP Pujith Jayasundara may...
Alex Marshall, ICC’s ACU Chairman
The whole match fixing saga in Sri Lanka came to...
In recent times Police top brass in the North...
The concert ‘Sunday on my Mind’ featuring popular...
A recorded public talk on ‘What are we human...
Senior lawyer and political analyst Gomin Dayasri...
Joint Opposition sources said yesterday that no...
The Supreme Court, which upheld the death penalty...
“You have the Darwin harbour in Australia, which...
There are concerns over the appointment of the...
Sri Lanka Customs, one of the oldest Customs...
The SLFP Central Committee (CC) will meet on...
APONSO - YASAWATHIE SUMITHRA - Beloved wife of...
Nothing can be said about our politics that has...
Talks about the ‘caretaker’ government appeared...
Sri Lankans have been sent on a constitutional...
Gomin Dayasri    Pic: Chinthaka Kumarasinghe
Legal luminary Gomin Dayasri, in an interview...
Parliament of Sri Lanka this week, passed into...
It has been a memorable week for Hirunika...
Time travel may still be impossible, but time...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Oxford Union  (Photo Courtesy: Colombo Telegraph)
Today I had the opportunity to speak at two...
Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith
The recent remarks made by the Archbishop,...
Men sorting out fish on pier
“Only those who will risk going too far can...
Samira Asghari
BUENOS AIRES AFP: Samira Asghari, a 24-year-old...
HYDERABAD AFP: Captain Virat Kohli said India...
Redzel(left) with Kerrin McEvoy rides to victory
SYDNEY AFP: Redzel won the world’s richest turf...
Pasindu Ushetti and Ravindu Fernando steered...
Sri Lanka’s World Cup cricket matches have been...
The International Cricket Council (ICC) launched...
HYDERABAD AFP: Ajinkya Rahane and Rishabh Pant...
There will be a Refugee Olympic Team at the...
Hashan Tillekaratne
Sri Lanka’s Under-19 batsmen will have to focus...
Novak Djokovic was to hold talks with Barcelona...
Neluka Silva
A unique concept will be used by arranging the...
Rahul Radesh with his award
Wicket-keeper batsman Rahul Radesh of the British...
Beckie Scott
LONDON AFP: Beckie Scott, chair of the World Anti...
MONACO AFP: Former Arsenal star Thierry Henry was...
Amila Prassana, Indika Jinadasa and Keerthi Bandara near the finish line
Sri Lanka won 13 medals at the third edition of...
   LONDON AFP: Shane Warne believes England should seriously consider replacing Joe Root with Jos Buttler as Test captain to allow Root to focus on becoming the world’s best batsman.  Australia spin great Warne says the Yorkshire star could dominate the global game with the bat and feels Buttler would make a “very, very good” Test skipper.  Warne worked with Buttler in his role as mentor for Indian Premier League team Rajasthan Royals and is convinced the Lancashire player has credible Test leadership skill
LONDON AFP: Shane Warne believes England should...
Roger Federer was beaten by Croatia’s Borna Coric...
Jason Dissanayake
Sevens player Jason Dissanayake has conveyed to...
SHANGHAI AFP: Fernando Verdasco’s treatment of a...
Graeme Labrooy
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has said...
LONDON | AFP: A new women-only motorsport...
Kandy SC ready for new seasonThe defending inter...
Pop star, actor and comedian Ronnie Leitch will...
SYDNEY AFP: World Rugby has backed a proposal to...
HYDERABAD AFP: An overenthusiastic fan breached...
RIYADH AFP: Argentina shrugged off the absence of...
A section of the store as it appears
Sri Lankans are usually very passionate about...
Nine elite teams have been invited to participate...
LONDON AFP: Geraint Thomas’ Tour de France trophy...
L.P. Suriapperuma
L.P. Suriapperuma, a member of the first national...
St. Thomas’ College Kotte defeated Wellapura MMV...
PARIS AFP: Paris Saint-Germain striker Kylian...
Rukman Wekadapola with Mike Tyson
Rukman Wekadapola, a three stars international...
Sri Lanka’s Gayan Weeraratne attempts to break through three Chinese defenders during their Asian Rugby Sevens match at the Racecourse ground in Colombo yesterday. Sri Lanka won the match 19-12    Pic: Saman Mendis
Sri Lanka rediscovered some sparkling form on the...
Kenyan runners dominated proceedings at the...
BRUSSELS AFP: A top football referee and a...
Lasantha Wickramasinghe
Lasantha Wickramasinghe is perhaps a wonderful...
Some of you young folk might be contemplating on...
The 2016 science fiction film Arrival is directed...
Halloween–that time of year when everyone gets to...
Picture by Thilak Perera
At the Academy, I learnt how to use our life...
“If you cannot feed a hundred people, feed at...
Wearmouth Bridge in Sunderland, England
It’s just amazing, the response it has had. I...
It will be fantastic to see the sea surface...
What all your favourite ‘90s stars are doing...
The Hindu community in Sri Lanka piously...
It’s pretty strict.We all know that being a...
The singing star says he wishes he could swap...
…..he was working a pretty boring corporate job,...
We like to make shopping lists as concise as...

Week of October 14, 2018