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Week of June 9, 2019

The H.A.I.G. Goonetileke Prize for Translation,...
K.S. Sivakumaran is a bilingual (English and...
The latest collection of work by artist Prasad...
 A Pick-a-book session in progress
It was the renowned English philosopher and...
Pix courtesy Kesara Ratnavibhushana
The Chamber Music Society of Colombo (CMSC) under...
Ashok Suppiah
CEO of UK based Mitra Innovation, Ashok Suppiah...
Piramal Glass Ceylon PLC reported that for the...
Keells recently introduced ‘bring your own...
 V. Kanagasabapathy
The Association of Public Finance Accountants of...
The Batticaloa factory of apparel maker, Brandix...
The plastic waste collection point at the Mt. Lavinia beach.
To mark World Environment Day, the Wana Arana...
The air we breathe has a huge impact on our...
Insurance companies said they are geared to deal...
As the G-20 finance ministers and central bank...
Lucille Wijewardena
The long overdue tea infilling and replanting...
Tourists take a leisurely stroll at the Peradeniya gardens. Pic by Chandani Jayatilleke
Dutch tourists visiting Sri Lanka have begun to...
Felix Fernandopulle
The Mahaweli Coconut Plantations Limited (MCPL),...
Instead of rushing to get to work, how much could we accomplish by simply being alone with our thoughts. Pic: Courtesy trainingzone.co.uk
How many people do budget serious thinking time...
Winner, female category, Rachel Waters
SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri...
After the signing of the MoU: Marketing Officer, SLT, Sameera Ekanayake, Project Engineer, Idieal Engineering, T. Purusoththaman, Site Engineer, Idieal Engineering, N. Kajamaran, Managing Director, Idieal Engineering, K. Selvapalan; CEO, SLT, Kiththi Perera, Chief Sales and Regional Officer, SLT, Imantha Wijekoon, General Manager, SLT, Chethana Attanayake, Legal Officer, SLT, Mrs. Shiromi Saputhanthri and Manager, SLT, Kelum Priyantha.
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT), recently entered into a...
Turyaa Chennai, a part of the Aitken Spence...
From left - Rifas Mohommed, Tamara Dharmakirti Herath Fintrex CEO, Isira Perera, Chief Operating Officer of PickMe, Lakmal Weerasuriya, Head of Corporate Sales of PickMe.
PickMe, a technology-driven mobility solutions...
 From left: Diva Idame Vasanawa land recipients - W.J. Fernando, Suchithra Sevvandi and Chamila Kumari.
Diva which launched Diva Idame Vasanawa...
From left: General Manager, Ship Repair Business, Benny Fernando, Managing Director D.V. Abeysinghe and Chairman, Colombo Dockyard, H. Tanaka launch the RRARS. Pic: Sumanachandra Ariyawansa
Colombo Dockyard PLC, the leading shipbuilding...
Pan Asia Bank offers its fast expanding internet...
The DFCC Bank has a strong sustainability agenda...
The Export Development Board (EDB) Advisory...
LOLC Group releasing its year end results for...
After the signing of the agreement. From left: Chief Technical Officer, Bartleet IT, Dhanushka Arachchige, Managing Director of the Bartleet Group, Eshanth Wijesinghe, Regional Director, International Business Division, Ruijie Networks Co. Ltd., Lim Shi and Director/CEO - Bartleet IT, Omar Lebbé.
A leading ICT player in the Sri Lankan market,...
An extension of ‘The Final Step’ – the popular...
Soul of my landI hear the charming musicOf the...
Businesss Premises for SaleColombo 10,​Sangaraja...
Lifts/TransportsOffice transport available from...
Flowers of multi hues and scent Blossom with...
Cars for SaleHyundai Tucson (2010)/​KL,​Metalic...
Thou art a smart imposter, Deceptive and unduly...
Blind hunger for a Degree of some sort...
When promises see the buds of realization, The...
Business OpportunitiesPartners required for a...
Work with Angels and see your burden lessen! They...
An interesting display of maxis and casual wear...
The Motown songs were unforgettable to those who...
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s flying...
In the aftermath of Ven. Athuraliye Rathana Thera...
The University of Peradeniya (UOP) has issued a...
Remains of an ancient tank waded by tractor; presently sand-filled and retaining only up to one meter- deep water; this wetland habitat is colonized by a grove of “Kumbuk’ trees, mimicking a river forest.
An ancient irrigation canal has changed a dry...
Media activists call for an independent regulator...
Coal burning power plants and factories produce unhealthy air pollutants
While ‘Air Pollution’ took centre stage as the...
Mo Salah: a goal machine for the Merseyside club leading them to the Champions League glory last week. Pic courtesy Internet
Islamophobia is probably a new term for most Sri...
The award winners
The prestigious Women in Management (WIM) Sri...
In Singapore, we start with the irrefutable...
The President of Toastmasters International, DTM...
Joint statement of the Ambassadors and the High...
The annual art exhibition themed Space of the...
The new office of www.graphics.lk which handles...
Autism-hands-holding-puzzle
Steeped in myths and prejudices, misunderstood...
Cabinet has given approval to introduce plain...
The latest restaurant to be added to the chain of...
The rooftop of Kingsbury Hotel is the venue for...
Awaiting their turn
The Japan-Sri Lanka Friendly Preschool held its...
My pet is a cat. It is very beautiful. It likes...
Awaiting their turn
The Japan-Sri Lanka Friendly Preschool held its...
The dog is a domestic animal. It eats rice, bread...
Awaiting their turn
The Japan-Sri Lanka Friendly Preschool held its...
The fateful Easter Sunday attack, that took place...
A little piece of Scotland in tropical Sri Lanka...
There are televisions almost in all the houses in...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe recently...
About this quizDogs were among the first animals...
Marine biologist, ocean educator and pioneer of...
In celebration of World Bee Day which was on May...
One scorching day, I was going on a holiday with...
Friendship is the most beautiful flower which...
The elephant is the largest animal on land....
Sigiriya is one of the most important historical...
I saw dark clouds floating in the sky. At once I...
My name is Kaveesha Dewni. I Iive in Wadduwa.I am...
My favourite character is Harry Potter. He is a...
Vesak is a religious festival. It is celebrated...
AB Vishva family in Colombo seeks a qualified...
Able B/​G Colombo lawyer parents seek...
Lawyers for Gotabaya Rajapaksa filed a fresh...
President Maithripala Sirisena called on the...
Minister of Housing and Construction Sajith...
The US Department of State’s Assistant Secretary...
The National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI),...
President Maithripala Sirisena told senior police...
The Fundamental Rights petition filed by former...
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive...
Muslim parliamentarians who resigned from their ministerial portfolios met Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa at his official residence in Wijerama Mawatha, Colombo 7 yesterday. The parliamentarians discussed issues relating to peace and reconciliation.
Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa has shown his...
Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera last week...
The wife of Dr Seigu Siyabdeen Mohammed Shafi is...
Lawyers for Gotabaya Rajapaksa were unable to...
The Gazette notification announcing that Muslim...
Traditional carpentry workshops will not be...
Suraj Rasika (46 years) suffering from a renal...
President Maithripala Sirisena speaks to a child...
The resignation of Muslim ministers prevented the...
The High Commission of India invites applications...
ALVARES - CLAUDE - Husband of Wimala (nee Motha...
Last Friday, was a historic day for India and the...
Workplace stress is a condition that many people try to hide even from themselves
A few years ago, I saw a wire service news item...
This picture of the Dharmic Drama in Kandy digitally recorded on an iPhone by a young bhikkhu conveys a uniquely contemporaneous narrative. Canonical caprice has replaced Buddha’s Renunciation and Nonattachment with Parochial Prejudice
When a wise man,established well in...
For as long as Sri Lanka has been an independent...
The fast unto death by ‘independent’...
   STEPS TO THE PAST: Glistering Dagoba occupies the highest place in rock boulder
We set off in the wee hours of the morning to...
Landing from small craft
‘A good navy is not a provocation to war, but the...
First the Pakistan cricketers who took a pounding...
Royal College once again dished out their best...
In a game of much excitement, the inter school...
Many former shuttlers will be in line to...
England’s Jason Roy collides with umpire Joel Wilson (AFP)
CARDIF: Jason Roy’s 153 took England to 386 for...
Neymar
SAO PAULO AFP: A Brazilian woman at the center of...
Officials relevant to sports in the Ministry of...
Hardik Pandya
SOUTHAMPTON AFP: Flamboyant all-rounder Hardik...
Petroleum Corporation won the Nationalised...
Dian Gomes
The President of the Boxing Association of Sri...
Nizam Jamaldeen
Referees do make mistakes because to err is human...
Chris Gayle bats during the match between Australia and West Indies at Trent Bridge (AFP)
Michael Holding has slammed the umpiring during...
Kamil Mishara: Most successful batsman scored three half centuries
Sri Lanka Under-19 cricket coach Hashan...
Sri Lanka’s Cricket’s commercial promoter Dialog...
Sri Lanka, then known as Ceylon made its first...
As Bradby fever transcends global boundaries, we...
St. Peter’s College winger Ishan Fernando heads for a try in their match against Trinity College at Bambalapitiya yesterday  (Picture by Saman Mendis)
St. Peter’s College showed no mercy as they...
Tamara Padmini Wickremasinghe
Tamara Padmini Wickremasinghe, attached to the...
St. Joseph’s had no difficulty in overhauling S....
India A registered a resounding win by 10 wickets...
Fourth Nalandian to win the Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year after Roshan Mahanama, Asanka Gurusinha and Kumar Dharmasena - Gihan Rupasinghe in 2006.
Nalanda Vidyalaya has been a prominent...
NEW DELHI AFP: World Cup organisers have ordered...
Dale Steyn
LONDON AFP: South Africa fast bowler Dale Steyn...
Kusal Perera
BRISTOL, Saturday: The disappointment was quite...
Isipathana College or what some call the green...
Geraint Thomas
LONDON AFP: Tour de France champion Geraint...
The 28th Interact District Conference was held at...
You know Sally Ride as the first American woman...
The Guide to Professional Hair Care and Hair...
Since the beginning of the automobile age...
Are you a person who struggles with anger? Do you...
The film adaptation of Ian McEwan’s best-selling...
Healing with music is Stephen Phillips’s vocation...
Brace yourselves, Aunt Becky fans. You’ve...
Many little girls dream of becoming ballerinas,...
I stare at my reflection in the mirror. I see a...
“Though I walk through the valley of the shadow...
LEAD is a youth organisation formed by the...
According to the latest report issued by the...
Grass is a low green plant which grows naturally...

Week of June 9, 2019