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Week of June 12, 2022

News

Visitors to the Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage were...
Pathfinder has come up with several reports to...
The 3rd Pakistan Tea Convention organised by the...
A delegation of the China Asia Economic...
Sunday Buddhist Dhamma school heads of the...
Sri Lanka will extend its fullest support to...
Dr. Jude Jayamaha
Having fever, cough and a runny nose means that...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has called upon the...
Agriculture, Wildlife and Forest Conservation...
The Deputy High Commission of Sri Lanka in...
The 75th Anniversary of the UNESCAP was...
“Sri Lankan battle space has shifted from the...
The Thilaka Mithra Mulika Pirivena in Mullaitvu...
Chairman of the National Elections Commission (...
The police in Japan are questioning a 29-year-old...
Foreign Minister Prof. G. L. Peiris met with the...
The United Nations International Children’s...
Minister of Education Susil Premajayantha has...
Official food inflation stood at 57.4 percent in...
Media, Transport and Highways Minister Dr....
The 125th Jubilee (quesquicentenniel) of St....
The production of bio-gas from kitchen waste is a...

Feature

The 2022 Pulitzer Prize winners in journalism,...
Our mutual friendship with Japan started in 1893...

Features

Wild food becomes a successful coping strategy to...
It had been our cherished dream to visit Dambana...
The Netherlands Embassy in Colombo marked World...
At present, we are passing some of the most...
King Sri WickramaRajasinghe
The last independent king of Sri Lanka was from...
 The three winners with the EU Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives Denis Chaibi
The Delegation of the European Union (EU) to Sri...
It is no exaggeration to say that the Amazon...
Throughout its 40-year journey, SOS Children’s...
These are difficult times indeed. This trying...

News Features

The main Opposition Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB)...
A segment of Sri Lanka’s traditional food,...
Many steps are being taken to overcome and manage...
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in a special...
Sri Lankan scholars, professionals, experts, and...
Colonisation was when people were sent to occupy...
“Sport has the power to change the world. It has...

Business

(Continued from last week)12. Creating an...
MD Marlon Ferreira
Exterminators Ltd., pest management and...
Sri Lankan multinational conglomerate and wood...
Students with Mee plants
Sarvodaya Development Finance (SDF) launched an...
In consultation with the market players, the...
The CSE head office team
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE), was recently...
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) have posed a...
Wikipedia describes ‘thinking outside the box’ as...
Iam pleased to share the publication of my tenth...
Making sound decisions in a timely manner is a...
GENEVA (ILO News) – The International Labour...
Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and...
Sri Lanka’s most comprehensive development...
The Agrarian Services Centre, Maharagama...
Rome - Director-General of the Food and...
Slashes forecast  to 2.9% for 2022. Warns...
More than three months since the start of the war...
Country Manager, UNOPS Sri Lanka and the Maldives,  Sudhir Muralidharan, SACEP Director General Dr. Md. Masumur Rahman and the Secretary to the Ministry of Environment, Dr. Anil Jasinghe exchange the agreement. 
UNOPS (United Nations Office for Project Services...
Sri Lankan are now facing huge decline in their...
AIA Insurance will continue its commitment...
CEAT Kelani Holdings has been appointed as the...
The Bank of Ceylon (BOC), continues to lead the...
Aluminium extrusion manufacturer Alumex PLC was...
In the Forex market, the middle rate for USD/...
The secondary bond market was seen closing the...
Dialog Blaster plans to provide the widest range...

Sports

Luca Knese in action
Luca Knese of German origin overcame a gutty...
Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka came like a bolt...
Niroshan Dickwella - included in the 21-member Sri Lanka squad for the five-match ODI series against Australia   |    Sanjeewa Ranatunga
Niroshan Dickwella gave a timely reminder to the...
Amesha Hettiarachchi clearing a hurdle-Rumesh Tharanga attempts to throw the javelin
Fifteen new meet records were established at the...
Sri Lanka’s national fly weight champion Ishan...
P Manuranga-K Sabapathi
Two leading wushu national coaches Kapila...
Dasun Shanaka-Dimuth Karunaratne
Player revolt, pay disputes, bouts of...
Mariya Lasitskene
Russian Olympic high jump champion Mariya...
The man in charge of policing the Champions...
Sri Lanka captain Chamari Atapattu and Pakistan...
Sri Lanka Test cricket captain Dimuth Karunaratne...
Williams have been fined $25,000 (£20,000) for a...
Nilam Hallaldeen
A former Wesley College all-round sportsman Nilam...
21-year old Mathias (C), winning Gold to defend the Decathlon title at Helsinki 1952
Sports are filled with true-life fairy tales,...
Mithali Raj
Legendary India batter Mithali Raj has announced...
Sadio Mane
Liverpool have rejected a deal worth £30m for...
Simone Biles, Aly Raisman and McKayla Maroney
Women who say they were sexually assaulted by a...
Rory McIlroy
The golfers playing in the inaugural Saudi-funded...
Sri Lankan champion long jumper Sarangi Silva won...
Sri Lanka ‘A’ head coach Avishka Gunawardena was...
Trinity College led by Lithmal Moragoda will play...
Tharindu Amarasinghe of Prince of Wales College,...
Sri Lanka Automobile Sports (SLAS) the governing...
Trinity College did exactly what they needed to...
The Super 16 Schools Netball Championship will be...
The Sri Lanka Volleyball Federation (SLVF) has...
The Colombo District Women’s Cricket Association...

Editorial

One of the main slogans of protests held over the...

Opinion

Sir John offering Kandawala to the nation on July 11, 1979
Sir John Kotelawala, CH, KBE, KSTJ was a planter...
The establishment seeks little self-correction....

Youth Observer

According to the latest UNWTO World Tourism...
The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and...
Sri Lanka has confirmed its participation at the...
The VoidI did recognise you,Standing next to me...
Now that I had committed the crime, I was...
‘Emily in Paris’ Season 3 is steadily approaching...
Simone Ashley has a brand new hairdo. Be warned...
Many have won titles at beauty pageants. Many...
Being captivated by the episodes of ‘Sarah’s...
Very few people have the clout or the power to...
To you, Seven,~If I were to compare you to...
Hannah Devlin, a research essayist remarked, “Men...
Cycling is a low impact aerobic exercise that...

Health

Junior

The people who lived in a remote village in the...
Once upon a time, some hens lived in a...
Speaking in the early 1960’s, the President of...
My pet is a dog. Its name is Hochico. It is brown...
One evening, I was sitting in my room beside the...
A job is a particular opportunity that has been...
Once upon a time, there was a magnificent kingdom...
Ants come in various sizes. Some are small while...
Rajagirilena Kanda
Anuradhapura was and is a great Buddhist capital...
A synonym is a word that means something similar...
This is a guide to help learners to communicate...
Circle A, B, or C that most accurately fits the...
The Interbranch General Knowledge Competition- A‘...
The birth of three rare Asiatic cheetah cubs in...
My name is Dulathmee Sasena Balawickrama. I’m 14...
Phrasal verbs are an important feature of the...
I am writing this essay for all my peers who are...

Marriage Proposals

AAA professionally qualified Buddhist Govi...
Aa Sinhala Buddhist BSc. Engineer,​over 5’11” ht...

Obituaries

DE SILVA - CLAUDE IVOR (former Principal,​...

World

Seoul, South Korea (CNN) North Korea has named a...
China has warned the US that any attempt to make...
Tehran, Iran – Iran says its oil sales...

Montage

The quietly philosophical and cinematically...
Akira Kurosawa, the celebrated Japanese filmmaker...

Spectrum

Following are excerpts from an interview with...

Impact

Late C.V. Gooneratne was the second son of the...
Alion who led his tribe from the front in all...
Japanese art was a source that provided the basis...
Colombo National Museum
This island was known in antiquity as Tambapanni...
A water buffalo in the Yala National Park
For a long time, we believed that the water...
Sri Lanka is mired in a financial meltdown....

Classifieds

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Week of June 12, 2022