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Week of June 2, 2019

K.A.N. Perera’s ‘Aganthuka Rogiya’ is the...
In just three day’s time it’s going to be an...
The latest May-June issue of the Sunrise (...
Art, with its therapeutic effect has always been...
In light of the recent terrorist attacks, the...
CEO, Lirneasia, Helani Galpaya
Information communication technology has become...
The Central Bank (CB) will go in for more...
Family farmers in Sri Lanka. Pix: Courtesy FAO/Sri Lanka
When it comes to feeding the world, no one...
BOI Chairman Mangala Yapa with Dale Rennie and Sabrina Van Cleef Ault after the signing of the agreement.   Pic: Sulochana Gamage
Expressing confidence in the ability of the...
A model of the East Container Terminal. (Pic: Courtesy portcom.slpa.lk)
Sri Lanka, Japan and India will soon finalise the...
The country’s solar-power industry is faced with...
The Bank of Ceylon (BOC) has been awarded a third...
City of Paris Deputy Mayor in charge of Tourism,...
The Finance Ministry launched an electronic...
In a poor economic climate, companies must recognise that consumer retention and attraction is the name of the game.  Pic: Courtesy fabrikbrands.com
When times are tight, the bottom line is dictated...
Milco Chairman Keerthi Mihiripenna addresses the media. General Manager Sudath Munasinghe, Manager, Marketing and Sales, Sarawana Bavan and Manager, Quality Assurance, R&D, Kumara Jayaratna look on. Pic: Wimal Karunatilleke
Milco (Pvt) Ltd., the State-run entity, will set...
Officials of Central Bank and DFCC Bank at the agreement signing ceremony.
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka recently signed an...
Chairman A. R. Rasiah
Sri Lankan apparel manufacturer, Hela Clothing...
Seylan Tikiri, a savings account for minors,...
Officials at the topping off event. Senior General Manager, Access Engineering, Srimal Fernando, Project Director, HKN, T. H. Kim, President, Property Sector, John Keells Holdings, Suresh Rajendra, Deputy Chairman, John Keells Holdings, Gihan Cooray, Chairman, John Keells Holdings, Krishan Balendra, Project Manager/Engineer, Balmond Studio, Jeremy Mayhew, Operations Manager, Balmond Studio, Peter McDonald and Senior Project Manager, HKN, J. J. Park.
Cinnamon Life, a mega mixed development project,...
NDB Bank has again embarked on a drive to take...
After signing the MoU: From left: Executive, Business Development, HNB Leasing, Mahesh Ratnayake, Assistant Manager, Leasing, HNB, Roshan de Silva, Senior Manager, Leasing, HNB, Niluka Amarasinghe, Head of Personal Financial Services, HNB, Kanchana Karunagama, General Manager, Browns Agriculture, Brown & Company, Sanjaya Nissanka, Deputy General Manager, Browns Agriculture, Brown & Company, Niyas Ahamed and Business Development Manager, Browns Agriculture, Brown & Company, Chanaka Chandrasekara.
HNB PLC has entered into a partnership with Brown...
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) has signed an MoU with...
The new manufacturing facility in Kaduwela.
BL Sahan Sevana, a project aimed at empowering...
A winner receives his award.
Chevron Lubricants Lanka PLC, the nation’s...
National Insurance Trust Fund has relocated its...
Some of the Ceylinco Life policyholder families on their visit to  Singapore.
Spectacular shows, dining and shopping dominated...
Abans will be kicking off the Cricket World Cup...
The basic fundamentals of the economy is in...
CEO, LHD, Pradeep Edward
Lanka Hospitals Diagnostics (LHD) opened a state-...
Natasha Jayasuriya
Marina Square-Uptown Colombo, has extended its...
Prof. Nihal Perera
This is a time for national unity, precisely what...
Cars for SaleMercedes Benz E240 2002 low mileage...
Business OpportunitiesInvestors and partners are...
Business Premises for SaleMatara City - Shop...
The buildings burnt Can be, of course, rebuilt,...
What a beautiful White-blue-green ball, That’s an...
Words are changeable in predictable world, They...
If it is glamour you are looking for, then stop....
More fans of glamour found it a unique experience...
When our society faces up to this challenge of...
St Paul’s Church, Milagiriya
One of the oldest Anglican churches in Colombo is...
 Prof. Rangika Halwatura                                         Pic: Rukmal Gamage
The Easter Sunday suicide bomb blasts and the...
Palitha Thewarapperuma
Deputy Minister of Social Empowerment Palitha...
Special congregational prayers known as Salathul-Eid
Eid Mubarak!Family members enjoy special Eid...
Celebrated each year on June 8 since 2009, World...
Though many countries issued a travel ban on Sri...
 Pujith Jayasundara
Former Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith...
Social media has revolutionsed society. With...
A protest by SAITM students (File Photo)
In June 2016, Malshani Suriyarachchi - an MBBS...
While Government institutions and ministries had...
President Maithripala Sirisena gave instructions...
Dr. Indika Rathnayaka, Secretary to the GMOA at the KTH addressing the media at the hospital Pix – Chaminda Niroshana
He is known to most as a supportive colleague....
 Toxic gases can directly damage lungs causing lung diseases
As the World observes Environment Day on June 5,...
A joint operation by the Central Environment...
 Hello Readers,Sugar and Spice is back again...
The Interact District Conference was held at...
 My mother is Miyangi Ariawansha. She is a...
The computer game Minecraft was unveiled in 2009...
The Little Old Toymaker and other stories by Enid...
CHAPTER IThe motives of the present work—...
A Conversation Poem, April, 1798.No cloud, no...
 The Eid-ul-Fitr Festival marks the end of...
There are a lot of sports in Sri Lanka such as...
My favourite dish is pizza. It’s very delicious...
My favourite bird is a parrot. It is a small bird...
Trees are precious gifts what we receive from...
 If I am a Vesak lantern, I may have...
My village is Moratuwa. It is in the Colombo...
My mother is Ransini Fonseka Amarasinghe and she...
In the heart of Pettah (Pita Kotuwa) is an iconic...
The elephant is a wild animal. It has a long...
Macksons Holdings has initiated a scholarship...
 Vesak is a very important festival for...
The world’s most popular cat, nicknamed Grumpy...
Most people like many sports. One of my favourite...
About our beautiful kind hearted daughter 24...
Academically and professionally qualified...
Human Rights Commission writes to BASL President...
As members of the Joint Opposition continue to...
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (R) arrives...
The new president is expected to be sworn in...
Gajamuthugama Gammanaya, the 193rd Uda Gammanaya...
Following their study in rats, scientists have...
The Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) is pushing...
The decision by Sri Lanka Cricket to grant Rs....
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya lays flowers at the...
The recent Ministry of Public Administration and...
The team from India’s National Investigation...
The Muslim Council of Sri Lanka (MCSL) vehemently...
Palaly Airport
A project to develop the Palaly Airport at a cost...
Priya Prakash Varrier
What we mean by the word ‘wink’ is to close one...
In a surprise move last week Ceylon Electricity...
DE SILVA - JAGATH ANANDA (JADI) - Beloved husband...
In 1987, in the Determination of the Supreme...
In an interview with the Sunday Observer last...
Some 3,000 military personnel were deployed in and around Colombo as well as other key towns for cordon-and-search activities
As multi-coloured Buddhist flags fluttered in the...
Serial attacks on Christians around the world are...
The term ‘terrorism’ means premeditated,...
Amid serious differences within the Government of...
The bicycle too is changing for the better
The world is being literally choked by traffic...
The presidential pardon granted to Galagoda-...
GREEN DREAM: A cool stream cascades through rocks under a forest canopy
Imposing steep mountains clothed in a mantle of...
Pic: Dushmantha Mayadunne
Madhubhashini Disanayake Rathnayake, is well-...
Standing from left: Dulshan Vidanage, Methsith...
Sri Lanka’s captain Dimuth Karunaratne celebrates after scoring a half-century- AFP
CARDIFF AFP: New Zealand paceman Matt Henry led...
The Sri Lanka finished their Division One...
The Sri Lanka Wrestling Federation (SLWF) is at...
St. Peter’s College winger Shenol Silva secures the ball against the forwards of Science College in their inter-school League rugby match at Bambalapitiya yesterday. (Picture by Thilak Perera)
St. Peter’s College registered an easy 22-3...
As part of its partnership with the International...
The Sri Lanka netball team touring Botswana in...
NOC SL President Suresh Subramaniam (right) presenting a felicitation plaque to former NOC Secretary Prema Pinnawela
Veteran Olympian Prema Pinnawela who held the...
Sri Lanka A cricketers left the field on the...
The Sri Lanka U-19 team face Pakistan U-19 in the...
Sports Minister Harin Fernando
Rugby in Sri Lanka is at the crossroads with the...
 Senura Silva playing in the tournament in Bangkok
Senura Silva is an under-15 junior ranked...
A last minute penalty conversion by Manilka...
Sri Lanka will be sending 32 squash players and...
Royal College centre Lehan Gunaratne flies over the line to score a try in their Bradby Shield rugby match against Trinity College at Pallekele yesterday (Picture by Sulochana Gamage)
75th Bradby Shield First Leg goes to Royal 34/17:...
Flashback - Lahiru Peiris of St. Peter’s winning the title for the second successive time in 2005
Winning the Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer...
Soyaib Ali
DHAKA (AFP) Desperate times call for desperate...
For ‘true believers’ who think that Sri Lanka can...
Associate Editor, ‘Silumina’ Nihal Gunesekera (...
Billiards and snooker has taken a nose dive in...
Sri Lankan weightlifters are poised to take part...
Really are Grand Slams accomplished right at the...
Ten leading sports organizations in Sri Lanka...
For Soorya Dayaruwan it was a mighty and gut...
Extending their sympathy towards those who were...
Despite changes in health, wealth or the weather...
It’s pretty well-established that bullying is a...
This time of year is all about sun, fun and going...
The French are known for their unique flavors,...
As one of the most well-known business...
The genius of writer-director Barry Jenkins’s...
The winners and Veteran film artiste Ravindra Randeniya
Excellence 25, the much awaited photography...
Social exclusion or marginalisation is a severe...
“Early to bed, early to rise, makes a man healthy...
The importance of a father can’t be ignored. He...
Dads are often depicted in pop culture like “high...
Boxing is generally not a sport embraced by most...
Weathering the storm: Improving disaster resilience of rural workers
Samurdhi is one of the major welfare schemes in...
The generations until 2009 had experienced war...

Week of June 2, 2019