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Week of December 1, 2019

Vivo continues its expansion in Sri Lanka with...
Fitch Ratings has revised the expected National...
AIA Insurance has partnered with Potenza (Pvt)...
Singer (Sri Lanka) PLC launched an addition to...
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Sri Lanka-based Lion...
The Central Bank has not received any proposals...
The Samsung Galaxy A70s; Sri Lanka’s first 64MP...
Colombo Fort is an area that can be transformed into a vibrant space with visitors; thereby creating a thriving economy. Pic: Lake House Media Library
Inclusion of public art as a major component in...
November 11 saw Daraz.lk achieve a record-...
Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa assumed duties...
Dr. Indrajit  Coomaraswamy
There is scope and justification for a fiscal...
Minister of Roads and Highways, Ports and...
The business community while welcoming the slew...
A dance item at the Sri Lanka pavilion
The Sri Lanka Tourism Bureau (SLTPB) in...
The Sri Lanka Retailers’ Association (SLRA) has...
 Kia Motors (Lanka) Limited Managing Director Mahen Thambiah with the ‘Kia Niro’. Pic: Vipula Amerasinghe
Sri Lanka’s vehicle industry needs a consistent...
Sri Lanka Ambassador to Belgium, the European Union and Luxembourg, Grace Asirwatham addressing the gathering
The Embassy of Sri Lanka with the Sri Lanka...
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is working...
Protestors wearing masks.
Ongoing civil unrest in Hong Kong is the biggest...
At the presentation of hi-tech machinery to manufacture bamboo boards.
The United Nations Industrial Development...
Refresh your business plans to align with the new market landscape
It’s a new government, new policies, renewed...
A section of the scholarship recipients.
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri...
The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri...
Dell launched the Dell XPS and Inspiron laptops...
Representatives of the management of Ceylinco Life brief the sales team at the launch of the Pension Saver Plan.
A new Retirement cum Life Protection Plan that...
Digital marketing is the act of promoting and...
Gateway College Colombo emerged champions of the...
HNB PLC has launched a new partnership with...
The ‘Fusion Galle Street Food Festival Season 2’...
Serendib Finance Ltd., a fully-owned subsidiary...
Kolkata - BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for...
Solar PV cell installations are much easier to set up than other forms of power plants.
The Government of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa...
The feature will provide consumers the ability of placing a food order via the app.
PickMe’s food arm ‘PickMe Food’, introduced a new...
NDB Investment Bank (NDBIB), acting as the Sole...
Minister of Roads and Highways, Ports and...
CARS FOR SALEMinimum interest for vehicles (1.6%...
BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIESIT Projects for sale full...
BUSINESS PREMISES FOR SALEBusiness Premises for...
GARMENT INDUSTRY MACHINES & EQUIPMENTBusiness...
The Siyapath Award ceremony of Devi Balika...
The Zahira College Group of 2007 recently came...
We’ve given you a wide choice, to make not one...
Manifestos are usually confined to the dustbin of...
Class JI- KV Line 220
The history of train operations in Ceylon is...
I still remember the first trip we made to Matale...
The panelists from right: Shreen Saroor, Shyamala Gomez, DIG Priyantha Jayakody and moderator Shashi de Mel.
Last Wednesday was a day for women, when both...
The United Nations Charter for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities was signed in 2007, to facilitate persons with disabilities. Although Sri Lanka also signed it, committing to implement universal provisions, there is no progress to date.                                                            Pix: Lake House Media Library
Many people look at persons with disabilities,...
Outside Colombo, people are of the opinion that...
Emerging evidence emphasizes the brain’s impressive ability to adapt, even when doctors remove half.
A fascinating new study involving people who...
I am a flower. My colour is pink. I am beautiful...
Elmira Perera at just ten-years-old is indeed a...
There are many jobs in the modern world. From...
The Inter School Photographic Competition...
My garden is a very beautiful place. It is full...
The advanced level Commerce and Arts streams of...
Once upon a time, there was a butterfly family. A...
British School in Colombo Lions brought life,...
My name is Inodh Hansana. I am eight-years-old. I...
A Holiday Camp will be held at The Russian Centre...
The British Council library, Kandy hosted a...
Rahula Balika Vidyalaya, Malabe held its Primary...
(Contiuned from last week)In answer to those who...
RSG Tennis 10s Red Ball, Orange Ball, Green Ball...
The ship was a large luxury liner with a capacity...
English is a global language used by most people...
It was a dull day, and I was feeling bored at...
I have a lot of toys in my collection. But, my...
Sir Arthur Charles Clarke was a British Science...
 My pet is a cat and its name is Bunny. My...
My mother is Sucharitha. She is thirty-six-years...
Trees are a part of nature. We need trees for...
About our daughter,​professionally qualified...
About son,​professionally qualified BSc (Moratuwa...
Foreign Affairs Minister Dinesh Gunawardena...
Vehicle importers are lobbing the Finance...
Veteran journalist Bandula Jayasekara is calling...
A cordoned-off area around London Bridge
The man who carried out Friday’s stabbing attack...
A state media image said to show Kim Jong-un inspecting the testing of a “super-large multiple-rocker launcher”
North Korea has branded Japan’s PM Shinzo Abe an...
Taranjit Singh Sandhu
Indian High Commissioner Taranjit Singh Sandhu...
To tell you frankly, I did not vote for you. I...
Kanni Wignaraja
The new Director of the Regional Bureau for Asia...
UNIDO, with the public sector, has granted hi-...
The newly appointed Foreign Minister Dinesh...
A.M.A. Azeez, a reputed Sri Lankan Muslim...
Showers will continue across the island today...
Information and Communications Technology...
The 158th church feast of St. Mary’s,...
An article published on November 3, 2019 on the...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa who wrapped up his...
A workshop style seminar on Graphic Design and...
Pavithra Vanniarachchi assumes duties as Women’s and Children’s Affairs, Social Security, Health and Indigenous Medicine Minister
Arrangements will be made to deliver the promises...
President Rajapaksa (L) shakes hands with India’s Prime Minister Modi (R) as India’s President Ram Nath Kovind looks on during a ceremonial reception
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa made his maiden...
Military camps will not be removed from the...
Applications are invited from Sri Lankan students...
Kanchana Wijesekera assumes duties as the Tea Industry Development State Minister on Friday
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Prime Minister...
State Minister for Investment Promotion Keheliya...
Members of the United National Front (UNF) have...
Dr. Haritha Aluthge
The Government Medical Officers’ Association (...
Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa assumed duties as the Minister of Urban Development, Water Supply and Housing Facilities at Suhurupaya, Battaramulla on Friday (November 29). Pic: Thushara Fernando
Bandula Gunawardana assumed duties as Minister of...
Secretaries of political parties have been called...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa was gifted a framed...
WEERASINGHE - REV. DANIEL EWING - Retired Baptist...
The day was November 15. The day prior to the...
Dinesh Gunawardana  (Pic: Rukmal Gamage)
In an exclusive interview with the Sunday...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa says that he wants...
One of nine human skulls thought to be more than 200 years old. Pic courtesy SWNS
A few weeks ago, indigenous leaders from...
In Sri Lanka, the month of December dawns today...
Minister of Information and Communications...
Today, the world population is over seven billion...
TREASURED DISCOVERY: Oval-shaped Bodhigaraya with intricate carvings at Padikemgala
Migahajadura is a serene farming village in the...
The camera I got was an unexpected gift. A friend...
Sri Lanka’s young boxers produced a stunning...
A massive contingent of 567 athletes will...
Chalitha Ranjana
For the ninth year running Chalitha Ranjana from...
Best athletes M Kaushan (left-De Mazenod College) and Seneka Gunaratne (CIS Kandy)
St. Joseph’s College and Musaeus College were the...
Minister of Sports Dullas Alahapperuma took first...
With conditions underfoot being heavy CR & FC...
Blue Water from Wadduwa (men) and Amaya Lake from...
S. Thomas’ College beat St Servatius College...
The first ever Moto Fest, an iconic event...
Kandy SC will begin the defence of their inter...
LONDON AFP The parent company of Premier League...
David Warner celebrates his epic innings (AFP)
ADELAIDE AFP: An irrepressible David Warner...
Sri Lanka Cricket named a 16-member squad to tour...
For the first time in the history of the South...
England’s captain Joe Root plays a shot (AFP)
HAMILTON AFP: England lost two early wickets in...
The women’s weight lifters comprise Chamari Warnakulasuriya (55kg), Hansani Gomes (49kg), DMS Samarakoon (45kg), RMN Rajapakse (59kg), V. Arshika (63kg), BC Priyanthi (76kg) and TNB Haputenna (above 75kg). Chamari, Hansani and Priyanthi won silver medals each the last time and will endeavour to enhance their medal prospects.   RB Wickramasinghe is the head coach for this tour. Teams: Men: YDI Kumara, Tilanka Palagasinghe, Chaturanga Lakmal, Indika Dissanayake, Chintana Vidhanage, Shanaka Pieters and Ushan C
Sri Lanka’s men’s weight lifting team is hopeful...
The weather put the spanner in LB Finance’s wheel...
 DFCC Bank Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President Achintha Hewanayake, Vice President Liabilities and Trade Business Development, Anton Arumugam and Vice President Marketing Nilmini Gunaratne handing over the sponsorship package to the MCA represented by Rohana Dissanayake, President
The MCA Cricket Development Committee together...
Israel Folau
SYDNEY AFP: Sacked Israel Folau increased his...
Marketing Manager of Ebony Holdings Mohamed Musfir presenting a ball to the Police SC captain. Also in the is Anura de Silve President of FFSL.  Pic by Shan Rambukwella.
The Vantage FA Cup Championship 2019 has reached...
Musaeus College girls coached by former Davis Cup...
Dharmasiri Madugalle
One of Trinity College’s great sportsmen...
From left: Champa Gunawardane – Secretary, Netball Federation of Sri Lanka, Harsha Samaranayake – Senior General Manager - Brand and Media, Dialog Axiata, Victoria Lakshmi – President, Netball Federation of Sri Lanka and Padmini Horanage – Treasurer, Netball Federation of Sri Lanka at the sponsorship presentation
The National netball championships for the Dialog...
Khalid Oshman with his coach Denis Crassier
Sri Lanka’s adopted son fights blindness to...
Zahira College Group of 2007 has organized the...
The captains of Air Force (Ranuka Medagedera), CH and FC (Rohitha Rajapaksa), Havelocks (Mithun Hapugoda), Navy (Richard Dharmapala), Army (Manoj Bandara), Kandy SC (Nigel Ratwatte), Police (Chanaka Harischandra) and CR and FC (Omalka Gunaratne) pose with the Dialog trophy
Contrary to how it was launched last year, the...
The World Cup champion cricket team consisted of G.L. Malcolm (captain), Sumudu Lanka (vice captain), Sampath Jayasinghe, Lakshan Fernando, Tharindra Deepika Wimalaweera, Shanaka Walgama (wicket-keeper), Chamara Dishan, Asanka Manjula, Udaya Lakmal, Rajitha Asanka, Alenross Kalep, Ushan Lakshitha, Nuwan Hasaranga, Dinuka Sachin and Janaka Tharanga. Officials were Jayalath Aponso (coach), Ushantha Gunartne (coach), Brian de Croose (interpreter), Mohamed Naizer (President – SLDCA), Hemajith Kumara (Secretary
The Sri Lanka team that won the Deaf T20 World...
The massive Dutch Fort in Galle is seeing a...
The Ghostly BanyanAs the blazing sun scorched the...
The 2019 Annual Sports and Colours Awards...
Commemorated each year The International Day of...
Photograph by Ranjith Asanga
BCAS (British College of Applied Studies)...
This shameless attempt by screenwriter Emma...
At the 19th International Asia Pacific ICT...
Matt Damon and Christian Bale are on sparky form...
Flower icon Joan Forbes and her daughter Karen,...
Elysium staring Matt Damon
Imagine a world in which you had superhuman like...
John Cena
As a wrestler, John Cena is known for being...
Today marks the International Day of AIDS, HIV/...
Anthia’s nail salon is located at Josephs Lane,...
Sri Lankan audiences are in for a treat when the...
Red Bull Sri Lanka has set the stage for the best...
Quick silver in water – that is Ritheek Silva-...
Pure and full....a glass of water.... There she...
Each of us carry within Our earthen vessels...
Like a candle she lights the world Revealing the...
Sun rays creep Through the holes in roof Creating...
Can you teach an old dog a new trick? Or fish to...
Lee Child
One of the world’s best-selling detective...
Dr. Lalanath de Silva
The first ever Sinhala Christmas Oratorio...
On the occasion of 165th Sree Narayana Guru...
British songwriter Bernie Taupin (right) with Sir Elton John. Taupin was a longtime collaborator with the legendary pop star and is responsible for the lyrics of many of Sir Elton’s classic hits
Bernie Taupin’s first wife is set to make at...
According to the WHO country profile report, in...
A tourist walking up to London’s Baker Street was...

Week of December 1, 2019