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Week of January 5, 2020

Dialog Axiata introduced ‘4G Video Blaster’ - Sri...
Microsoft conducted a workshop recently for over...
‘Start 2020 with celebrations and end it with...
Chairman and Chief Executive, EDB, Prabhash Subasinghe with two of the exporters.
Chairman and Chief Executive, EDB (Export...
Cargills received an Excellence Silver award in...
An updated version of the official mobile...
First Capital Holdings PLC, the only listed...
Organisations need to adopt security strategies...
The Bank of Ceylon Christian Association held...
 SLWTA President, Trevor Reckerman addressing the gathering.
Over 50 reputed companies from the Western...
S-lon Lanka Private Limited has embarked in its...
General Manager, SLT, Rohana Ellawala receives the award. Deputy General Manager, SLT, Ms. Nilanthi Jayakody, Assistant Manager, SLT, Nilmini Wijesinghe, Manager, SLT, Chandima Dharmadasa.
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) was recognised again for...
The Arpico Finance Company PLC launched a Minor...
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) has made changes...
Santa entertains children.
‘Miracle in a Manger’ was the evocative theme of...
Kanchana Ratwatte
Kanchana Ratwatte assumed office as Bank of...
HNB PLC will kick off for the third consecutive...
CEAT Kelani Holdings, which manufactures...
The Huawei GT2 watch
Huawei launched its novel Watch GT2 recently....
Keshela Jayawardena, a well-known personality in...
Part 3 - The Foundation (Part 2 appeared in...
Sri Lanka Telecom (SLT) conducted a customer...
Director, Layers-7 Seguro Consultoria, Sujit Christy, conducts a workshop on Security essentials for startups.
Spiralation, a tech-startup supportive program...
The Altair team led by Indocean Developers Director Pradeep Moraes (third from right) at LPS Shanghai 2019.
The investment opportunities in Sri Lanka’s...
Sri Lanka Sotheby’s International Realty has...
A leader and pioneer in the Sri Lankan software...
Colombo International Container Terminals (CICT)...
NDB recently appointed the Citizens Development...
Vivo Mobile, is slated to launch S1 Pro, in...
Shehan Semasinghe
The current government has already won the...
From left: Suresh Vidanage – Executive Compliance of Alumex PLC, Nuwan Gunawardana – Finance Manager of Alumex PLC, Heshana Kuruppu – Chairman of the Annual Report Awards Committee of CA Sri Lanka, Jagath Perera – President of CA Sri Lanka, Pramuk Dediwela – Managing Director of Alumex PLC and Dulani Fernando – CEO of CA Sri Lanka.
Aluminium extrusion manufacturer, Alumex PLC, is...
Heightening US-Iran tensions could put a spoke to...
Aitken Spence Hotels team receiving an award from DGM, Advertising, Lake House, Varuna Mallawaarachchi at the 55th Annual Report Awards.
Aitken Spence Hotel Holdings PLC was crowned the...
Ravi Abeysuriya
The government should seriously contemplate the...
Emirates unveils its Expo 2020 Dubai pavilion.
Emirates concluded 2019 with a successful string...
After the signing of the MoU. From left: Senior Manager, Bancassurance and Partnerships, Nalin Wijesinghe, Head of Sales, Life, Roshan Peiris, COO, LOLC Life Assurance Ltd., Nadika Opatha, CEO, LOLC Life Assurance Ltd and Chief Legal Officer, LOLC Group, Kithsiri Gunawardana, Director/CEO, Pan Asia Bank, Nimal Tillekeratne, Senior DGM, Pan Asia Bank, Naleen Edirisinghe, Executive, Insurance, Rivinuwan Udage, Manager, Bancassurance and Partnerships, Saraka Liyanage.
Pan Asia Bank recently signed an arrangement with...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said on Friday, that...
Koenraad Pringiers receives a merit award from Speaker Karu Jayasuriya.  Chairman Admin and Finance Sub-committee, Ananda Caldera (second from left) and President, PRISL, Kaushal Rajapaksa (fourth from left) look on.
The Plastics and Rubber Institute of Sri Lanka...
Richard Quest
SriLankan Airlines welcomed global media icon...
The Finance Ministry has taken measures to...
DCMM being launched for SMPs in South Asia by CA Sri Lanka, CMA Sri Lanka and SAFA in Colombo.
With digitisation expected to have profound...
Jagath Wellawatte
The Sri Lanka Insurance Corporation (SLIC) will...
Raditha P. Alahakoon
KPMG in Sri Lanka, a member firm of the KPMG...
Sri Lanka has been selected as one of CNN Travel’...
Business Premises for Sale1000 square feet with...
Birds, Pets & FishNormal pups male/​female (...
Estates for SaleKuliyapitiya 12 acre Coconut...
‘Rain, rain, go away;Come again another day...’...
To commemorate World Hindi Day (Vishwa Hindi...
Toyota Cars for SaleToyota Corolla Station Wagon...
Positions Vacant - MarketingAre you looking for...
Sarees of different hues spelt Samyuktha or...
amanté and Aviraté joined hands and launched...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s comprehensive...
By Dr Nimal Sedera
His mission I feel is an example to all bhikkhus...
The primary ethical activity which a Buddhist...
An Army Seva Vanitha project enriched the...
The four most downloaded apps of the decade are...
Despite the existing legal apparatus, human...
The Yahapalanaya’s antics disillusioned the masses
Investors seek a secure environment to invest...
The fourth session of the eighth Parliament was...
Tourism is a multifaceted and interconnected...
On Thursday, Sri Lankans woke up to the shocking...
Photographs of a young male tourist clad in a t-...
Sri Lanka needs a complete transformation of the students’ mindset to adopt value creation
Opinion:Educating the future generations is one...
Diabetes is currently one of the fastest...
Beware of those heavy school bags With the new...
It has been a remarkable year of promise in...
Several Lake House journalists covering the...
Advisory Council Members of Colombo Fashion Council: (From left): Yasotharan Paramanathan, Dylan Seedin, Damayanthi Wedage, Indi Yapa Abeywardena, Sharmila Dharmarasa Fonseka, Chulpademendra, Prassanna Pathmanathan, Ransley Burrows, Brian Kerkoven
Sri Lanka’s fashion industry witnessed the dawn...
For the first time a choir from the Blind School...
My mother breathed her last, a few moments after...
On Christmas night I slept happily. I heard...
People need to travel to attend to their needs....
Butterflies come in different colours. They fly...
My name is Lalasha. I am nine years old. I leave...
My pet is a cat. Its name is Kitty. It is brown...
As we know technology has taken over the world....
My favourite dinosaur is T-Rex. It is...
Water is one of nature’s precious gifts to...
It all started in Grade One, the first year in...
Reading is very important to lead a useful life....
Delgamu Sri Dalada Raja Maha Viharaya is a...
My birthday was on March 17. I celebrated the...
Children of Lake House staffers were presented...
Christmas is the festival celebrating the birth...
A concert was organised for the differently-abled...
The Islamic Society of Lindsay Girls' School,...
Early Steps Montessori held Its 11th annual...
(Continued from 8 December 2019)Having thus...
Christmas Celebrations of the Infant School of...
Above 5’1’’ academically and professionally...
Wealthy professional gentleman,​holding a high...
Vibhajjavada Dhamma Sangayana organised for the...
The service of the Grama Niladhari involved in...
The deadline for applying for scholarships under...
The Government Medical Officers’ Association (...
State Minister of Investment promotions and...
The two-day adjournment debate on the Policy...
The Canadian High Commission in Sri Lanka...
Batemans Bay, Jan 4 (AFP): Skies turned black and...
January 1, 2020 saw the launch of the UN75...
Baghdad, Jan 4 (AFP): Thousands of Iraqis...
In remembrance of the 60th anniversary of the...
The politicians and officials from top to bottom...
Prof. Muditha  Vidanapathirana-Retired High Court Judge , Attorney-at – Law Sujatha Alahapperuma
President, Gotabaya Rajapaksa recently appointed...
Teamwork and goal orientedness are key to...
United National Party MP and popular actor Ranjan Ramanayake was arrested last evening by the Colombo South Crimes division for failing to renew the licence of a weapon found in his possession. (Pic by Rukmal Gamage)
UNP Parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake was...
A press briefing to make media personnel known on...
Strengthen President’s handsWe sincerely...
Minister Dinesh Gunawardena and Minister Johnston...
The Urban Development, Water Supply and Housing...
The Court of Inquiry set up by the Sri Lanka Air...
The Cabinet approved the withdrawal of the...
The Department of Wildlife Conservation is set to...
Recorded talks of Indian sage Jiddu Krishnamurti...
The waste treatment process at Aruwakkalu solid...
Alec Robertson: A great proponent of Buddha...
Seven Sri Lankans, along with 57 Nigerians and...
Maj. Kapila Withanaarachi of the Armoured Corp,...
Veteran media personality Dinesh Weerawansa...
As the incidence of Dengue in Batticaloa is...
CNN travel editors have selected Sri Lnaka as one...
Sri Lankan High Commissioner in Malaysia Kapila Jayampathy receives the honour of Asia’s Best Nation for Wildlife Tourism
Sri Lanka was ranked first for the category of...
President Rajapaksa and First Lady Ioma Rajapaksa being welcomed by Speaker Karu Jayasuriya and Secretary General of Parliament Dhammika Dasanayake
The fourth session of the Eighth Parliament was...
REV. BRO. PHILIP of Jesus FSC,​ De La Salle...
Northern Province Governor P.S.M.Charles
Newly appointed Northern Province Governor P.S.M....
In the year 2014, when Sajith Premadasa tried to...
The inefficiency in the state sector which has...
The United National Party is in a vegetative...
Positive and constructive change in society’s...
What is so special about 2020? For once, it is a...
STANDING TALL: The temple of Kelaniya is inspired by the bank of Kelani Ganga
As we enter a new year and a new decade, images...
All athletes who won gold medals at the South...
Sandun Fernando
Methodist High School in Moratuwa entered the...
Kandy fly half Nigel Ratwatte unleashes a hand-off on CR’s Panduka Angammana on his way to score a try in the second half (Pic by Shan Rambukkawela)
Kandy SC produced another scintillating...
Stefanos Tsitsipas
BRISBANE AFP: With wins over the big three of...
Sri Lanka’s cricketers listen to their coach Mickey Arthur at a field team meeting ahead of today’s first T20 International in Guwahati, India
GUWAHATI AFP: India captain Virat Kohli on...
Tennis and cricket stars spearheaded by Nick...
Veteran cricket coach Shantha Karunaratne will...
Rassie van der Dussen
CAPE TOWN AFP: Rassie van der Dussen says the way...
The Western Province Badminton Association (WPBA...
Abhishek Anandakumar claimed a match bag of 14...
The National Badminton Championships 2019 and the...
Sri Lanka’s motor sportsmen and fans will get an...
Dineth Jayakody of St. Joseph’s College scored a...
BRISBANE AFP: Serbian superstar Novak Djokovic...
Prof Ranjit de Silva
It is a pleasant coincidence that August 9 will...
Centuries by Ryan Fernando (114) and Umayanga...
LONDON AFP: Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp says...
The sponsorship cheque presented to Hiran De Mel, head of Technical and Operations for Ceylon Indoor Cricket Association by Samila Fernando, CEO (Lendtech Lanka) Pic by Ruziak Farook
The Sri Lanka Indoor Cricket team will leave on...
Spanish driver Fernando Alonso is aiming to...
An unbeaten 137 by Kalana Wijesiri went in vain...
The current office bearers of the Sri Lanka...
After a closely contested final that ended in a...
Ranuka Malaviarachchi of Royal College scored his...
Havelocks did well to beat a gallant Army SC by...
Major Anura Tennakoon of the Sri Lanka Light Infantry Regiment receiving the award for the overall champion at the Army Para Games 2019 from KDS Ruwan Chandra the Secretary of the Ministry of Sports in the presence of Army commander Lt Gen Shavendra Silva
Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) soldiers were...
Shun Tien Shing General Manager Ceylon Agro Industries-Prima Group handing over the sponsorship to WAK Fernando (left), Captain of the Royal Colombo Golf Club in the presence of Council Member of Sri Lanka Golf, Niloo Jayatilake Pic by Wimal Karunatilleke
More junior golfers from faraway places like...
Wayne Rooney
Former England captain Wayne Rooney has revealed...
ATHENS AFP: The home of a Greek referee was on...
Dilshi Kumarasinghe
Dilshi Kumarasinghe has became the new find in...
Arsenal players celebrate victory
London: (AFP) Mikel Arteta got everything he...
Sri Lanka rugby players Sajith Saranga (CH and FC) and Riza Riffaideen (CR and FC) listen to a lecture given by Dr. Seevali Jayawickrema, the head of anti doping
Random doping tests are to be conducted on...
EW Balasuriya
Many seem to have forgotten those past glorious...
The Tea Avenue at One Galle Face Mall is quite...
Baked is a cafe specialising in coffee and...
The CCC toll free line, which deals primarily...
The two-room houseboat is cosy, compact and can...
Prominent and young media personality Bernadine...
It was all Christmas cheer at Treshan’s residence...
Be it your personal life, or your professional...
The Body Shop launched its global ‘Dream Big’...
Pearl Academy Institutes, Dematagoda, Colombo...
As part of this year’s philanthropic holiday...
The Ministry of Buddha Sasana and Religious...
Administrative Secretary of the South African...
vivo Mobile, is launching S1 Pro, this month, in...
The two days exhibition of Sharafiya Arabic...
Paul Thomas Anderson announces his new film,...
Soundararajah Baluraj of Natpiddimunai in the...
Travelling at the speed of light has been man’s...
Eddie and students at conference
“I cannot and will not forgive or forget.” The...
The American actor Zac Efron has confirmed he...
The poor have longing only God can feelThe...
Another year has just flown pastIt is time for us...
Clad inworn-outShabby coatCrowned the headWith an...
Widely reputed scholar, creative writer of...
Dominic  Fernando & Devashri  de Silva
Like the blurbs went, it was a night of song and...
Toby Kebbell plays Messala and Jack Huston plays Judah Ben-Hur in Ben-Hur Paramount Pictures Corporation and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures.
A review of Ben-Hur‘Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ...
“Remember what happened 50 years ago today?”...
This year, countries around the world will be...
Life demands constant adaptation. Stress is what...

Week of January 5, 2020