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Week of September 1, 2019

The employer has to make it clear that spending time online during work  hours for activities not related to the job description is not tolerated
There is absolutely no doubt that connectivity is...
The NCE Export Awards 2019 organised by the...
Madu Ratnayake  Pic: Ranjith Asanka
Emphasising the value of resonating with the...
The annual Edex Mid-Year Expo and Job Fair 2019,...
HNB Assurance PLC (HNBA) and its fully owned...
In commemoration of the international youth day...
Christopher Fernando
Sri Lanka is taking measures to obtain the...
The LB Finance Premier Centre which was opened...
* Circular economy aims at eliminating waste and...
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) entered into an agreement...
Sri Lanka can be the best in the world offering...
The Bank of Ceylon (BOC) has introduced many loan...
At the launch of the Yamaha MT-15
The Associated Motorways (Private) Limited (AMW)...
The government has recognised the importance of...
The National Convention on Quality and...
Prof. Nilwala Kottegoda presents a scholarship to a student.
The People’s Bank Officers’ Association held its...
Chairman Sumal Perera
Access which began operations in 1989 as the sole...
Keells marked another milestone by opening its...
Tuli Cooray
The apparel industry is heading towards becoming...
Managing Director, Hettigoda Group, Asoka Hettigoda
Sri Lanka is blessed with a unique opportunity to...
The logistics conference in progress
German logistics companies are keen to increase...
Altruism should be the prime quality of any State...
Sri Lanka is at risk of losing a US $480 million...
The crisis hit construction industry is looking...
The US-China trade battle and the disorderly...
The tourism industry has welcomed the much...
SriLankan Airlines will add five destinations -...
Chef  Peter Kuruvita with Minister Malik Samarawickrema, Deputy Minister Nalin Bandara, EDB Chairperson Indira Malwatte and officials.
Sri Lanka’s participation at Expo 2020 Dubai is...
Chairperson of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (...
National Savings Bank demonstrated robust...
Citizens try out 5G self-driving on a competition...
Ceylinco Life has reported net income of Rs. 14.7...
Finance & Leasing Services - VehiclesLowest...
Domestic Aides ServicesAAAAA we have good...
Business Premises for SaleBuilding for sale in...
Kennel Notices for SaleTwo and half months old...
It is not often we see styles that compel you to...
The stables at Park Street Mews was agog with...
In the heat of a political campaign, the higher...
Mother Teresa, honoured as Saint Teresa of...
Many nations united in Christ
The Bible talks about fruits of the spirit. There...
A judgment delivered by the Supreme Court last...
Despite opinions expressed that the second-...
As the International Day of the Disappeared fell...
The peak and pinnacle of the Nallur Kandaswamy...
 It is true that the war was won, but at what cost to those left behind?
At times, it seems that Sri Lanka is a candle...
Herbert Perera
Senior Photojournalist Herbert Perera will be...
Hilton Colombo was among the 37 hotels to be...
The WHO estimates about 16 million girls aged 15...
President Maithripala Sirisena and Subject Minister Dr Harsha De Silva inspecting a 1990 ambulance.
In a letter sent to the Director-General of...
The Tamil woman is seen here surrounded by an angry mob led by a Buddhist monk
“Uba ganiyak nisa nikan innawa. Pirimiyek unanan...
Breast milk is loaded with antibodies that help your baby fight off viruses and bacteria
With World Breastfeeding Week just behind us, and...
Sri Lanka can be held up as an example of working...
Nearly 200 enthusiastic and energetic students of...
Ambassador for the United Arab Emirates in...
Music is a fine art which awakens aesthetic...
Nature is wondrous. Everywhere you look, you find...
Who am I? I am a student in school. I think, we...
My hobby is playing cricket. Cricket is a famous...
If in a Poem there should be found a series of...
 Two enterprising bees had ventured in to...
Father is the person who provides money for the...
Appreciation of young mindsPebbles Day - 2019,...
My school is St. John Paul II English Medium...
My favourite sport is cricket. It is a game...
On February 2, I got up early in the morning. I...
My name is Rachini. I am from Kandy. I am 11-...
I read many books. So my hobby is reading. When I...
 Stephen lives in the Himalayan foothills...
Sigiriya is one of the most important historical...
About our daughter,​MBBS,​25 years,​5’4” brought...
Able B/​G Colombo Lawyer parents seek...
Sports Minister Harin Fernando
Certain elements have been enjoying, having the...
Nimal Breckenridge: A different drummerThe...
The ‘Op Shop’ Sale by the Sri Lanka Cancer...
A desperate search: As commemorative events marking International Day of the Disappeared were underway at the OMP office in Colombo on Friday, a mother is seen perusing the memorial wall in search of her missing son’s portrait.  (Pic: Sulochana Gamage)
Office on Missing Persons (OMP) says the...
Parliamentarian S B Dissanayake and Dilan Perera...
The Central Bank will soon issue directions for...
A week after the National Elections Commission...
SLPP Presidential hopeful and former defence...
Welcoming progress made in protecting and...
The Archbishop of Canterbury Rt. Rev. Justin...
President Maithripala Sirisena has ordered the...
An attempt by the Ministry of Tourism Development...
SLFP frontliners said they would be able to...
‘Facets 2019’, Sri Lanka’s premier annual Gem and...
A player from Bandaranayake College runs past an opponent from President’s College in Maharagama
The Hisham Abdeen Rugby Football Academy (HARFA)...
Former Chief JMO Prof. Ananda Samarasekara-Wasim Thajudeen
Former Chief Judicial Medical Officer (JMO) Prof...
DAYANANDA - UKWATTA KANKANAMGE - Beloved husband...
President Maithripala Sirisena inaugurated a...
Artist’s impression of an exoplanet
Just a couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the two...
The major leftist political party in the country...
 Archbishop Welby meets with Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinge and Opposition Leader Mahinda Rajapaksa.
Archbishop Justin Welby, the head of the Anglican...
Speaker Karu Jayasuriya and Housing Minister Sajith Premadasa at the ceremony to lay the foundation stone for the Ven. Maduluwawe Sobitha Thero village in the Anuradhapura District in May 2018
The searches for presidential candidate in both...
August 30 was the International Day of the...
It is the time of the year when nature is at her...
The DS Senanayake College team: Standing from left -Sujeeva Priyadarshana (assistant coach), Sineth Peiris, Chathuka Piyumsara, Poorna Sulakshana (captain), Hemeth Abeywardene, Methul  Gammanpila, Chinthana Erandaka, Chenul Pinsara, Tharindu Udana, Nimantha Peiris (head coach). Seated from left- Dinal Pathirana, Sharada Wettasinghe, Akila Perera, Amaan Zahid, Thisal Munasinghe, Sachintha Kaveeshwara and Hansana Randes
DS Senanayake College, Colombo entered the...
Hatton National Bank won the Mercantile League...
Nipun Dhanajaya leads Sri Lanka under-19 team for...
Nipun Ransika
The Observer-Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer of the...
Lakshmi Victoria
The new president of the Sri Lanka Netball...
Kusal Perera bats at a practice session at Pallekele ahead of today’s T20 match against New Zealand
Sri Lanka struggled during the 2019 Cricket World...
The AIDEX 2019 annual sports festival for...
The champions medal winners from Royal College comprising Abhisheka Meegolla, Nithila Illukpitiya, Matheesha  Marambe, Thenuwan Meegalla, Yusuf Shihar, Geesath Fernando, Mikhail  Jayaweera, Seniru Rodrigo, Revan Abhayaratne, Nithila Illukpitiya,  Senitha Weerasekara and Induwara Gunawardena with coach Chanaka Wickremasinghe
Royal College’s diving team emerged champions in...
The Sri Lanka Aquatic Sports Union (SLASU) has...
The 14th inter-Sussex College badminton...
Alana and Anika Seneviratne
Seneviratne sisters Alana and Anika continued...
Sri Lanka made an inauspicious start to their...
The final of the Pot Black one frame snooker...
The winning duo of Sasindu Upeksha and C Daraniyan hold aloft the trophy
Our Lady’s School in Nuwara Eliya created history...
Southern Province Ministry of Sports won the men’...
The stage is set for the National Para...
The First XV rugby squad of Wesley College...
The 19th annual Masters Soccer Sevens organized...
A majestic unbeaten 135 by (Sir) Benjamin Stokes...
Roshan Mahanama flanked by his wife Jeeva is presented with a memento from former Wesley College principal MAP Fernando
Former cricket World Cup champion Roshan Mahanama...
The 41st Sunday Observer Mobitel Schoolboy...
A cultural dance that will be part of the Mahaweli Games
The Mahaweli Games which is essentially meant to...
The Royal College Basketball Advisory and...
Niluka Rajasekara
Sri Lanka’s first woman marathon runner Niluka...
The SriLanka women’s rugby squad comprising...
For four years, cricket’s best known mystery...
NOC General Secretary Maxwell de Silva (left) signing the MoU with Mayor of Hashima City
The National Olympic Committee of Sri Lanka...
 Irwin Howie with his family
Irwin Howie the rugby magician will be in town...
Thilini Hendahewa-Buwaneka Goonetilleka
Two of Sri Lanka’s most promising shuttlers,...
As summer is entering its last few weeks of high...
Sri Lankan artist, Priyantha Weerasuriya’s unique...
Dwayne The Rock Johnson is having a big year.He’s...
After 22 movies within 11 years, the Marvel...
The Ms/Miss/Mr British Empire Sri Lanka Pageant:...
Sarah  with her old Basketball team; faces cropped for protection
At 19 years old, Sarah* has her whole life ahead...
Iththo - the teledrama directed by Suneth Malinga...
Indian luxury and celebrity blogger Riaan George...
Dimuth Karunaratne ‘Saviour’For the best part of...
The differently talented children with Colombo Chapter officials
The Colombo Chapter, Synergy of Heart & Soul...
The 40th National Youth Drama Festival is now...
The film adaptation of Dr. Martin Wickremasinghe’...
Blue Bloods will be returning for season 10 very...
Dishan Thilaksh
It was a fine day.Dishan Thilaksh and his friend...
The Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development...
Muaadh Himaz, a student of Wesley College became...
Jacqueline’s participation in the campaign to...
With merry and joy you will spend your Childhood...
I smiled the time I was born through surface of...
I was a man, I was a woman, I was a human, I was...
I rushed to the oblong hall Amidst the floral...
America Sri Lankan Photographic Art Society in...
Umara Sinhawansa
One of the most rewarding aspects of following a...
‘Demuhun’ Author:Jayantha Mangala...
A review of Not Just My Good Karma bySandya...
A picture by Rajakaruna
Henry Rajakaruna will host his eighth solo...
Sub Inspector Nishantha Premalal
Sub Inspector Nishantha Premalal, bandmaster of...
Books are the carriers of civilization. Without...
We never know the worth of water till the well is...

Week of September 1, 2019