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Week of December 8, 2019

Nadun Guruge
The recent tax concessions granted to relieve the...
SLASSCOM has congratulated President Gotabaya...
Fitch Ratings has assigned Nations Trust Bank PLC...
The tax concessions augur well for the investor...
The Association of Private Hospitals and Nursing...
Prabodha Samarasekera
NDB Wealth Management has introduced a range of...
V. K. Vignesh
The Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) sector in...
Sri Lanka Telecom PLC (SLT), Microsoft, and John...
Visa has launched an initiative that invites...
‘Illegal sand miners should be punished’. File pic: Lake House Media Library
The construction industry understands that when...
With Christmas round the corner and the tourist...
Plans will be drawn to increase business activity...
The recent presidential election results have...
The road systems around highways should be...
Lanka Sathosa has teamed up with Unilever Sri...
The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) has observed...
The Monetary Board of the Central Bank has...
It has been observed that certain individuals and...
Dilmah Tea founder Merrill J. Fernando was...
May Flower Holidays won ‘The Best Quality Award...
Managing Director of Daraz Lanka, Rakhil Fernando, Group Chief Executive of Dialog Axiata, Supun Weerasinghe and Chief Digital Services Officer of Dialog Axiata, Dr. Nushad Perera.
Dialog Axiata Group and Daraz Sri Lanka have...
Insee Cement Sri Lanka (Siam City Cement (Lanka)...
The economic performance of a country and peace are meticulously  interlinked.
Every nation, community and individual faces...
Considering the city is the commercial hub of the...
:Different Co-founder Ruwin Perera with Head of Growth for :Different Australia, Joel Pinkham at the media briefing. Pic: Sarath Peiris
:Different, an Australian tech startup focused on...
The national rubber yield in Sri Lanka is...
LB Finance was ranked among the top three brands...
The Residences at Colombo City Centre (CCC) offer...
The NDB Bank Good Life credit card has made a...
Xiaomi, global technology leader, today announced...
The Gautam Buddha International Airport under construction
Nepal which is a fast growing country in terms of...
The Good Market was opened in Battaramulla...
High Commissioner of Australia David Holly presents the ‘Top Ten Corporate Citizen Award’ to the Bank of Ceylon Chief Executive Officer/ General Manager Senarath Bandara.
The Bank of Ceylon (BOC) was again adjudged among...
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) is ready with...
The Hambantota International Port (HIP) had a...
International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Country Representative Dr. Ananda Mallawatantri (extreme left) with other officials partnering the project. Pic: Thushara Fernando
Environmental catastrophes will aggravate causing...
CARS FOR SALEDoctor owned 2013 Hyundai Santafe,​...
BUSINESS PREMISES TO LET OR LEASEColombo 3-4-5-6...
HOUSEHOLD ITEMS & ELECT. APPLIANCES FOR...
ESTATES FOR SALEBadulla District,​Haldummulla 48...
BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIESAcademically professionally...
Sparkle fashions at the Kingsbury took a...
A colourful Christmas Tree was traditionally lit...
The UNP, which had created for itself an aura of...
In Buddhism, moral virtue is the foundation of...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa was met by several...
The fund raiser: Presta’s Christmas Sing-a-Long will be held at the Holy Emanuel Church Parish Hall, Moratuwa on Saturday, December 14, at 6.00 p.m., with guest appearances from famous artistes. All proceeds will be used to fund the Chorale’s participation at the 11th World Choir Games in Belgium.
Prestantia Chorale made its name surprising the...
The team which breathed life into the Hat
When a group of undergraduates from the...
A clean up in progress under the watchful eye of the Police
On November 24, the Sri Lanka Police commenced an...
By Aanya Wipulasena
It took 20 years to do the research and another...
Navy operations in Flooded areas
Justifying Sri Lanka being named as the second...
Experiencing the heart beat of ordinary women
Last Sunday I was waiting at the village...
Foreign Affairs minister summoned all heads of missions based in Colombo to the Foreign Ministry on Wednesday
The alleged abduction and illegal questioning of...
S exual practices in today’s modern liberated...
Medical professionals must have correct goals...
MSL Flagship Showroom
Walking the talk, Mother Sri Lanka (MSL), the...
A five day exhibition of artworks of contemporary...
Like the words of the song unfolds Christmas is...
Children like to stay at home on rainy days. They...
There are many beautiful places in my country....
One day my family and I decided to go on a trip...
Sherlock Holmes is one of the greatest detectives...
My cousin is Matheesha Jayawardana who lives in...
I have read many books. Among the books I have...
My kite is very beautiful. It can fly high in the...
 The Poya day in December is known as the...
Spiders are air-breathing arthropods. They have...
Mahanama College, Colombo 3, held its Prefects...
Gothami Balika Vidyalaya, Colombo became the...
I like Christmas. Christmas is mostly celebrated...
Thridev Ithwara recorded his first CD recently at...
Diseases are caused by different wild animals,...
The Very Peculiar Cow and other stories by Enid...
This principle is the great spring of the...
Question 1:- Rusting of iron lying at thebottom...
Royal International School, Colombo 9 held its...
Able G/B respectable parents seek NS/TT educated...
Able B/​G Colombo Lawyer parents seek...
The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) will contest...
 Importance of educationThe new Government...
Prof. Kalanithy Vairavamoorthy
Bringing attention to global challenges in water...
The 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based...
In 1944, delegates from 54 nations gathered in...
A new publication by the International Centre for...
The clergy should abstain from all forms of party...
Dr. Wickrama Weerasooriya: An eminent...
Sri Lanka must end discrimination against LGBTI...
Following the judgement on Brigadier Priyanka...
Panditharatne Wijesuriya Dharmadasa of No. 676,...
People are advised to observe the seals in Sri...
The Colombo Port City was opened for investors by Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday with a fireworks spectacle. A stamp was also issued to mark the occasion. (Pix: Shan Rambukwella)
The Colombo Port City Project was opened for...
Crucial discussions on revising the UNP party...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa told Party Leaders...
Bringing back the glory to Sri Lanka after 35...
Archbishop of Colombo Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith...
A clean up campaign by the Colombo Municipal...
Ranjith de Zoysa
The funeral of UPFA Ratnapura District...
In a landmark development aimed at fostering Sino...
Minister of Tourism and Aviation Prasanna...
A solar eclipse takes place when the Sun is...
Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi with the members of the Public Services United Nurses Union
The Public Services United Nurses Union held a...
Although the catastrophic effects of the climate...
Sri Lankan athletes fared above and beyond...
The Cabinet of Ministers approved a proposal by...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa paid a visit to the...
Bringing back the glory to Sri Lanka after 35...
Online journalists must get professionally...
A total of 83,811 dengue cases and nearly 95...
Softlogic Life, made its entry into the...
‘Uttanaweerya’ - art and craft exhibition - 2019...
Class M-6 engine
The massive railway network has many branches....
Former Daily News staffer Gaston Anthony de...
Ambassador Majintha Jayesinghe presented Letters...
On the occasion of 165th Sree Narayana Guru...
The annual grand feast of the Dewatagaha Jumma...
AHMED MAHDI MARUZOOK passed away peacefully on...
Vijitha Herath
As numerous Presidential candidates entered the...
If it’s just art, valid question is why the novel...
Mano Ganesan, leader of the Tamil Progressive...
At long last, as one of the most important,...
THE JOB: A cart puller pulls a cart loaded with goods in one of the lanes in Pettah
Pettah is a mosaic of human movement and heavy...
In a few days it will be Christmas. Already the...
Yuletide bliss
The month of December is synonymous with...
Defending League rugby champions Kandy Sports...
Musaeus College’s tennis team was awarded the...
Avishka Perera captain of Nalanda College receiving the champions trophy from Shantha de Silva past cricketer of Mahinda College
Nalanda College emerged champions for the second...
Champion rider at the Colombo Supercross 2019 at the Welisara naval track Jacques Gunawardena (left) and winning driver Ashan Silva receive their coveted trophies from Chief of Staff of the Navy Nishantha Udagedera (Pix by Saman Sri Wedage)
Ashan Silva the fastest driver proved why he is...
Promising Sri Lankan golfer Grace Yatawara...
Army SC played a superb brand of rugby to crush...
Ariyaratne on the rugby field
Anyone’s and everyone’s dream and desire is to...
Virat Kohli
HYDERABAD AFP: Skipper Virat Kohli said he is an...
Seven gold medals were secured by Sri Lanka which...
Chamari  Atapattu
Sri Lankan women’s cricketer Chamari Atapattu was...
Sri Lankan sports officials have expressed dismay...
Major Limited Overs Best Batsman and Allrounder Sachitra Senanayake (SSC) receives his award from retired bowler Rangana Herath
Sri Lanka’s club cricketers dominated the awards...
Percy Abeysekera presents his book to Arjuna Ranatunga in the presence of Chance Sports chairman Lasantha Amarasinghe
The story of one-man cheer squad Percy Abeysekera...
It was thrill-a-ball-big hitting action. This was...
Play was abandoned Saturday during a domestic...
Ranindi Gamage with her trophy and medals
Ranindi Gamage of Dharmapala MV in Kottawa has...
General Manager Marketing Ceylon Biscuits Limited, Janmesh Paul Anthony presents the sponsorship cheque to the president of the MCA Rohana Dissanayake
Fourteen teams will battle it out for the CBL...
S. Sivendran
S. Sivendran was one of the greatest motivators...
Principal Samanthika Jayasuriya (left) presenting the merit award to Vivekanandan at the felicitation ceremony
Former deaf sports star and distinguished past...
Sri Lanka’s Indunil Herath wins the Gold medal in the 800 metres at the South Asian Games in Katmandu, Nepal yesterday (AFP)
Despite facing many obstacles that included fever...
Sri Lanka’s men’s football team was beaten by...
Mickey Arthur
Thirteen years ago Mickey Arthur encountered a...
A total of 25 Premier club teams will be grouped...
CR’s forward Janidu Fernando is airborne in the face of a tackle from the CH defence in their Dialog League rugby match at the Race Course ground in Colombo yesterday (Pic Saman Mendis)
On yet another occasion CR & FC managed to...
Palitha Fernando
Sri Lanka’s track and field sportsmen and women...
Gurukula College Kelaniya were bowled out for 160...
Modern aviation has evolved immensely since the...
When puppies are born, owners are often eager to...
Brina meets former President  Barack Obama
 Brina Kei Maxino is a 21-year-old Filipino...
The beautiful church of St. John the Baptist...
The rainy days we are experiencing will...
The Diplomatic Missions and UN Agencies in...
Dazzling gowns and glamorous sarees, elegant...
The High Commission of India, Colombo, invites...
Emma Watson announced in an interview that she...
The Best gifts for gardeners, are some of the...
Did you know that only 4% percent of the universe...
The annual Colours Nite 2019 of Dharamaraja...
The founder of Coffee Beanbody,Thiromi Gamage has...
Magic is something that always takes us to a...
An intimate Christmas concert that raised the bar...
Thousands of Refugees voyage To the land where...
When praying Some inform God Others tell those...
Sombre November rolls along Bringing with the...
Long time ago you were “The star of wonder” that...
English monarchical history occupies a very...
Yakada Yaka (Iron Devil) is a Sinhala term used...
Author, translator and book publisher Senaratna...
“Should we just bid goodbye to traditional skills...
From the day I read Robert Browning’s poem “The...

Week of December 8, 2019