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Week of February 17, 2019

Roberto Blanco.  Pic Ranjith Asanka
In town and making piano grooves is the...
Art therapy is something that has a long history...
Colombo City Centre, in collaboration with the...
“Paint Me Perfect”, a theatrical experience, is...
The High Commission of India, Colombo will...
SendeweSandewa a musical concert, organised by...
Jagath Punchihewa
The time has come around for creative artists in...
A critical appreciation of Tamil film songs and...
The term ‘Dutch Period’ has been deliberately...
I taught language to my students; They became...
Our little isle is choking in the grip of...
I live in the city, In a flat. There is hardly...
She pacifies peace-loving minds As a naive...
The letter X is the 24th in the English alphabet...
Independence hard won is a priceless gift to the...
Fashions come and fashions go, and Anouki Cooke...
The Taj team bid farewell to their former General...
The Global Gallery which targets towards a more...
 Christ Church, Mutwal
Since 1854 Christ Church, Mutwal, affectionately...
A child with special needs is given love and care at Pathum Vimana.
Everyone deserves to be cared for and loved. None...
It is difficult to distinguish normal teenage moodiness or behaviour from signs of drug use
A countrywide public awareness campaign got...
As controversy swirls over the quality of...
Cinnamon’s city hotels unveiled a one-of-a kind...
A year ago, the historic city of Galle welcomed...
Minister John Amaratunga meeting with Executive Committee of the Thai Chamber of Commerce headed by its President, Kalin Sarasin
A delegation from Sri Lanka headed by Minister of...
Sugarcane juice is good source of glucose which...
Three days ago, Valentine’s Day was celebrated by...
Many of us know that a good laugh is more than...
The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce (CCC) will hold...
Industry veteran, DMS Electronics (Pvt) Ltd. and...
The number of credit and debit card skimming...
Orient Finance relocated its head office to a...
EDB Chairperson Indira Malwatte
The National Export Strategy (NES) is progressing...
Wimaladharma Brothers has been in the wrist watch...
A large number of SMEs do not have access to funds, technology and the know-how to expand their enterprises and export to the global market. (File photo: Lake House Media Library
Micro, small and medium sector enterprises have...
Aref Matin
Wiley, a global company that specialises in...
The first Colombo International Logistics...
Kasun Sameera
Union Assurance Higher Education plans are the...
CEO Dimantha Seneviratne and Chairman Ananda W. Atukorala
The National Development Bank (NDB) reported a...
SriLankan Airlines should be independent of...
A customer receives a vehicle leasing facility
Alliance Finance Co. PLC opened a ‘super branch’...
Export oriented investment is important in smaller countries as it offers a chance to overcome the limitations of size, through access to larger markets and opportunities to achieve economies of scale in production.
Sri Lanka’s economy has lagged behind its...
Sri Lanka has made significant progress in its...
The opening of the BOC Paranthan and Vaddukodai branches.
The Bank of Ceylon’s (BOC) Paranthan and...
 Go-to-market workshop conducted by Senior Vice President at Linear Squared, Mohit Pande.
The pioneering entrepreneurship program Venture...
Low financial literacy levels and poor financial...
An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team is...
The country’s ceramics and glassware industry...
The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri...
LOLC, one of Sri Lanka’s largest non-banking...
Left: Dimuthu Sanjaya Abeyesekera. Right: Murtaza Jafferjee
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) has appointed...
Sri Lanka’s workforce growth is not keeping pace...
Pic: Vipula Amarasinghe
Ronald C Perera has been reappointed as Chairman...
Sampath Bank recorded a Profit before Tax (PBT)...
Director Interbrand Sri Lanka, Anusha David and Interbrand’s Global Head of Design, Borja Borrero with the Interbrand India team
Interbrand, a large and influential brand...
Sri Lanka Telecom recently launched its mobile...
The Director/ Group Chief Executive Officer of...
From left: Massimo Camagni - Owner of Camagni, Sabina Karunanayake - Executive Director Serenia Residences and Stefano Bellasio, Showroom Manager.
Serenia Residences, a private collection of 47...
 Seylan Bank Deputy General Manager, branches, Chitral de Silva opens the newly set up Godakawela branch.
Seylan Bank strengthened its islandwide presence...
A seminar on ‘How Business Intelligence is...
Pic: Thilak Perera
Research on controlling the spread of the Fall...
The presentation of the sponsorship agreement
The Southern Eliyakanda Hill Climb 2019 organised...
The head office building
The DFCC Bank is fulfilling the role of a...
BUSINESS PREMISES TO LET OR LEASEFor sale Colombo...
MACHINERY/TOOLS FOR SALEConcrete mixing batching...
ESTATES FOR SALETea land 18 acres for sale in...
FINANCE & LEASING SERVICES VEHICLESLowest...
DOMESTIC AIDES SERVICESWe have humble &...
The tragedy of Sri Lanka’s cricket is not in the...
A salient point made in the AG’s report is the need to limit the number of vehicles entering the Yala National Park.
It has been almost a year since the Auditor...
If the D.A Rajapaksa Museum trial starts as...
A multi-religious protest in progress
Wednesday (13), Thursday and Friday were declared...
The late D.R. Wijewardene once said that it is...
Will this go waste?
The humble pumpkin is in the news today due to...
A fortnight ago, people belonging to various...
Right wing politicians have taken up cudgels...
Violence in Digana last year. Pic: Lake House Media Library
Sri Lanka has borne the harsh burden of a 30-year...
In 2016, Sri Lanka established the National...
Dharamathi Palliyaguru (in yellow dress) and other  women  who wait endlessly
I lost our house,Your friends became foes,I lost...
A CKDu mobile clinic in Moneragala. pix: lake house media library
For decades Chronic Kidney Disease of Unknown...
At three in the morning on February 18 1990,...
C.W.W. Kannangara’s full name is Christopher...
My grandfather’s name is Ariyadasa. He is 78-...
The night is beautiful. I like to look at the...
 The Navam is the eleventh month of the...
Poson Poya is observed by Buddhists in the month...
The village fair is popular among villagers. It...
The Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam...
What is it? It is yellow. It is hot. It is bright...
Felix, a United Kingdom railway station cat is...
My class teacher’s name is Jacintha. She is...
A dangerous plant has been found in Tongariro...
I have read many children’s magazines and among...
Amal International School held its 28th Founder's...
The Little Brown Bear and other stories by Enid...
The graduation ceremony of York International...
 Alexandre Dumas (1802-1870) is a famous...
St. James International College, Wennappuwa held...
 The latest book that I read is Innocence by...
The price seemed reasonable, location Indifferent...
 Little Anura was six days behind his first...
My favourite sport is cricket. It is the most...
My pet is a cat. Its name is Milo. It’s black and...
My village is in Anuradhapura in the North...
About our pretty daughter fair complexioned 5’ in...
Able B/​G Colombo Lawyer parents seek...
Dr. Neville Fernando
Former Chairman of the South Asian Institute of...
Imported ‘milk’ powderAccording to newspaper...
The proposed UK led procedural resolution on Sri...
A French restaurateur who had over Rs 2 million...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday...
A new book in Sinhala on ear, nose and throat...
Investigators of the Criminal Investigations...
 Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and Non-Cabinet Minister Sujeewa Senasinghe leaf through the First Year Review.
The Citra Social Innovation Lab, co-developed by...
Ten-year-old Indrajith Prabhaswara Karunanayake...
The plant and animal specimens taken into custody...
The Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau in...
Ambassador Gaustadsæther with His Lordship Rev. Monsignor Justin Bernard Gnanapragasam - Bishop of Jaffna.
Ambassador of Norway to Sri Lanka and the...
The Sri Lanka National Vocational Training...
The seven-member committee appointed to study the...
The Lanka Alzheimer’s Foundation will hold ‘...
After grappling with tender procedures, appeals...
A series of pinkamas organised by the Lake House...
Kusal Janith Perera’s (R) unbeaten knock of 153...
ANTONY - EMELDA (nee FERNANDO),​ MMBL -...
The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) will have...
Airbus A380 on a Flight from Sydney to Dubai in Colombo
Just a couple of weeks back, when I wrote about...
The world will surely remember Donald Trump,...
Inject truth to politics. Then you will not have...
Sri Lanka today faces another constitutional...
The arrest of underworld drug lord Samarasinghe...
Rookantha Gunathilaka   Pic: by Thilak Perera
Rookantha Gunathilaka is considered the ‘...
 Experienced vendor, P. Kandiah sits on a heap of nuts and bolts laid out in front of him on the pavement of Sangaraja Mawatha
Alarge number of vehicles are sold in Colombo...
The champion CCC team comprising Ashan Priyanjan (captain), Lasith Abeyratna (vice captain), Minod Bahanuka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Madawa Warnapura, Dilshan Munaweera, Malinda Pushpakumara, Malidu Madauranga, Lahiru Gamage, Lahiru Madusanka, Manelka de Silva, Yuran Nimesh, Heshan Hettiarachchi, Vihan Gunasekara, Yasaruwan Herath, Ron Chandraguptha and Sonal Gamage with Tharanga Dhammika (coach) and Sanjaya Gangodawila (assistant coach)
Without any big names Colombo Cricket Club (CCC)...
 Malkethmi Silva (first place-centre), Ashritha Sunderasam (second place-left) and Promise Bassey (third place) after their event
The 19th International Schools Athletic...
St. Joseph’s College and St. Benedict’s College...
Havelocks winger Sandun Herath is poised to score his team’s first try against Kandy SC yesterday.  (Pic by Thilak Perera)
Havelocks pulled off a stunning 28-26 win over...
Harin Fernando
Minister of Sports Harin Fernando branded the Sri...
Nalanda College batsman Chamindu Wijesinghe drives a ball on his way to a half century against Maliyadeva College at Campbell Place yesterday
Nalanda College were held to a draw by Maliyadeva...
The victorious Defenders SC skipper Roshan Appuhamy (right) and the Most Valuable Player Asikoor Rahuman receiving the Dialog Champions Trophy from chief guest Manusha Nanayakkara
The Dialog Champions League 2018-19 ended last...
Royal College won the Singer Trophy under-13...
Angelo Perera
Angelo Perera the uncapped batsman who was...
S Thomas’ College fast bowler Kalana Perera took...
Ibrahim Hamid
Olympic rifle shooting in Sri Lanka has received...
Ashain Daniel the captain of St. Joseph’s College (left) and Ranmith Jayasena the captain of St. Peter’s College hold the Fr. Maurice Legoc Cup they’ll play for
They call themselves the Saints and their...
The champion CCC School of Cricket team comprising Tharun Ariyaratne Thesika Goonetilleke, Jahan Pathirana, Tharun Munaweera, Thanuk Mindaka, Methuka Galapitage, Nesandu Adambarage, Sinura Edirisinghe, Aiden Amaraweera, Dillow Ranaraj, Biddhija Atapattu, Vohara Kumanayake, Senuja Wanninayake, Niven Mendis and Uditha Navaratne with coach Rangika Fernando and the trophy
The CCC School of Cricket showed their supremacy...
Colombo FC, the Dialog League Champions in 2017,...
A 25-meter eight lane swimming pool complex of...
Marvan Atapattu
Former Sri Lanka captain Marvan Atapattu was one...
Senior Manager Sales ANCL Amila Peiris and News...
CH and FC finished off the first round in style...
Watching Sri Lanka cricketers these days, if one...
CR stave off Air ForceCR and FC managed to...
Fabrice Cavallin, (centre) Nestlé Lanka Managing Director, handing over the Milo Football Champions Trophy to Sunil Jayaweera (right), Special Consultant Sports from the Ministry of Education at the launch in the presence of Bandula Egodage, Vice-President Corporate Affairs & Communications at Nestle
Eight young talented Sri Lankan football players...
Kusal Perera celebrates the victory after hitting the winning runs in the first Test against South Africa (AFP)
DURBAN AFP: Kusal Perera carried Sri Lanka to a...
The second edition of the So Sri Lanka Ironman 70...
 Managing Director D. Samson & Sons Sons Thusitha Rajapakse presents the sponsorship to the president of the Sri Lanka Volleyball Federation Ranjith Siyabalapitiya at the launch at the NOC  Auditorium.  Pic: Vipula Amerasinghe
The 19th edition of DSI Supersport Schools...
Sports followers have expressed outrage over the...
Emma Stone is a well-respected and incredibly...
Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney are engaged,...
The Oscars will indeed be hostless, ABC finally...
The first trailer for the first Fast &...
Danseuse Aseka Wijewardene mesmorises audiences...
Do you have a job interview on your schedule?...
The inaugural Thomian bash at the CR and FC,...
My dearest son, tears of joy flooded from my eyes...
Junior Cadets at the 2018 Championship at Rantambe
Cadetting in Sri Lanka, initiated by the...
As an industry where innovation is always first,...
A bird hopping outside the window lately is the...
 You probably drive over one every single...
Even before the Grammys started, the race for "...
MOMENTUM Youth Expo 2019 will take place on...
A good animator is believed to be one of the most...
Srimal Weerasinghe conducts the Orchestra  Pic: RoarLK media
The Gustav Mahler Society of Colombo (GMSC), is a...

Week of February 17, 2019