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Week of June 19, 2022

News

A pregnant mother receives a voucher from Rushini Perera - Head of Resilience, Emergencies and Social Protection, World Food Program, Sri Lanka and Dr. L.N.N. Vithana – Medical Officer of the Maternity and Child Welfare Centre in Wasala Road, Colombo 13.
The United Nations World Food Program (WFP) on...
Pakistan’s High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, Maj. Gen. (Retd) Umar Farooq Burki with President Gotabaya Rajapaksa
Pakistan’s High Commissioner to Sri Lanka, Maj....
Thousands of devotees flocked to the 188th feast...
The annual Kandy Esala perahera will be held from...
The breataux index which indicates the density of...
Agriculture, Wildlife and Wildlife Resources...
Pakistan’s National Defence University delegation...
A Healthy Lifestyle Clinic was opened recently at...
A lagoon bank cleaning campaign jointly organised...
Energy Minister Kanchana Wijesekera has decided...
A group of past pupils of Kalmunai Az-Zuhara...
The Health authorities in Batticaloa raided shops...
Batticaloa Government Agent K. Karunagaran...
Medical consumables, worth of Rs. 2 million were...
A milk pot procession to mark the Maha...
The annual flag-hoisting ceremony of Puliyantivu...
A new website was launched by the Association of...
‘Do not get misled by western media narrative....
After two years, the students of Government...
No one can forget the violent incidents that...
The all Island Inter School English Debating...
Secretary to the Ministry of Public...
Flowers are flutteringTrees are dancingWith the...

Feature

Another childhood classic was relived with the...
The collaboration between Sri Lanka and India the...
This companion presents a critical collection of...

Features

The Jaya Sri Maha Bodhi, a sacred site for Buddhists the world over
There is no spot in Anuradhapura more sacred than...
Mesotherapy is an innovative method used in...
Mesotherapy is an innovative method used in...
Russian bhikkhus opposite a giant Buddhist statue
“People who were educated in British schools and...
The Scots pines that are thought to have largely...
It has been more than 200 years since the death...
Southeast Asia, made up of a handful of States,...

News Features

He won the hearts of everyone, by visualising the...
Fuel and gas queues turned into a hot topic last...
The constant warnings from professionals, experts...
Bimshani Jasin Arachchi
Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIG) for...
These are the rules of big business…. Get a...

Business

Controller of Immigration and Emigration Sarath Rupasiri presents the special visa to Baili Investments Director Chao Yin Man
The Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI)...
CEO Gehan Rajapakse
Throughout the challenges of the past two years,...
From left: AGM,  Marketing and Sales, Seylan Bank, Gamika De Silva and Founder of Rhoda, Eyas Fazul
Seylan Bank has entered into a partnership with...
HNB Dehiwela Customer Centre staff members participating in the ‘Walk the Talk’ initiative
HNB PLC, expanded its ‘Walk the Talk’ initiative...
Vice-Chancellor of the University of Moratuwa, Senior Prof. N. D. Gunawardena (on left) exchanges the MoU with Co-Founder of DP Education,  Dhammika Perera
The University of Moratuwa (UoM) and the Dhammika...
To commemorate World Environment Day on June 5...
Anuruddha Gamage briefing one of his team’s at KVPL
The challenge of driving meaningful progress in...
At the Tea Auction held on June 8, 2022 an...
S. Renganathan
Sunshine Holdings has appointed Sivakrishnarajah...
Nilendra Weerasinghe
hSenid Business Solutions, a homegrown enterprise...
Chairman Channa de Silva
Sarvodaya Development Finance PLC (SDF) made...
Chief Regional Business Officer, SLT, Imantha Wijekoon and Member Liberty Plaza Management Council, Paddy Weerasekera exchange the agreement
SLT-Mobitel, has partnered Colombo Land and...
MAS Holdings, the Sri Lankan based design-to-...
John Keells Foundation mobilised the first batch...
Panama Project by DIMO, focuses on turtle conservation
DIMO constantly engineers marine environment...
Almost all entrepreneurs and businessmen are...
What are hard and soft skills? Computer...
We just witnessed a serene Poson Poya with fewer...
A fair percentage of leaders, especially in...
Stock markets have suffered another bruising day...
The Federal Reserve on Wednesday launched its...
Summer travel talk sure isn’t what it used to be....
Commodity prices have skyrocketed following ...
WASHINGTON — Compounding the damage from the...
In the backdrop of the support being provided by...
In 2019, ‘Lonely Planet’ named Sri Lanka the best...
Colombo, June 13th, 2022 – Visa Inc. (NYSE: V),...
For Fairfirst, promoting a progressive culture...
The BMICH celebrated World Environment Day by...
The Three Sinha Group, a roller door company in...
Mobile communication services provider Hutch has...
Sustaineco, a non-profit organisation based in...
Manufacturing PMI recorded an index value of 50.3...
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) has made the...
The activity levels in the secondary bill and...
Big time apparel exporters benefit from the...
In the Forex market, the middle rate for USD/LKR...

Sports

Headmaster of Sri Sangaraja Daham School Rev Dhemadusse Medhankara Thera presenting a cash donation to Paralympian Amara Indumathi Karunatilaka in the presence of Amal Edirisooriya (left) and Jeffrey Bahar (right)
Sri Lanka’s celebrated rhythmic gymnast Anna-...
Ashton Agar (left) with his father John Agar and Sri Lankan mother Sonia Hewawissa
Ashton Agar, currently touring Sri Lanka with the...
Young Samaraweera winning the Observer Schoolboy Cricketer award-Thilan Samaraweera
Former Observer Schoolboy Cricketer Kusal Mendis...
Desandi-Vinudha-Hasadi
Vinudha Shenal Gunatilleke of Royal College,...
Trinity and S. Thomas’ will battle it out for the second time inside three months
The traditional encounter between S. Thomas’...
Dhananjaya de Silva, batter who plays a productive bonus part with the ball
Sri Lanka will have some hard thinking to do with...
A "damning" report detailing mistreatment of...
Nick Kyrgios smashes his racquet
Nick Kyrgios beat world number six Stefanos...
Kylian Mbappe
European football is in “danger” unless “state-...
The Trinity College team comprised Akram Muthalib...
Marita Koch with her Relay Team
Marita Koch is a German sprinter who became one...
The Australian Grand Prix will continue to be...
As Gareth Southgate digests England’s worst home...
Jonny Bairstow  and Ben Stokes
Captain Ben Stokes said England’s remarkable...
Joe Root
England batter Joe Root has replaced Australia’s...
The streaming and TV rights for the Indian...
Former Royal College skipper, Kandy SC, CR &...
Jos Buttler says England will keep chasing the...
The 29th Singer-MCA Super Premier League 2022,...
Roshan Iddamalgoda the former Wattala Antonian...
Table Tennis Association of Sri Lanka (TTASL)...
Former Dharmaraja College, Kandy Sports Club...
Despite continuing their record breaking spree St...
Wushu Federation of Sri Lanka (WFSL) President...

Editorial

It would not be incorrect to say that fuel makes...

Opinion

The recent parliamentary Select Committee...
The Prime Minister and Madam Bandaranaike
The fourth Prime Minister of Ceylon, Solomon West...

Youth Observer

As our culture takes on more social...
Generally, miracles happen in fairy tales. But...
Justin Bieber is recovering from a virus that has...
Angry youthCan’t take the truthimmaturity,...
Born creative and multifaceted, she has planted...
Title: The Opium WarAuthor: Brian InglisPublisher...
Biopic or biographical film is a movie produced...
Sitting in a bus or in your car in heavy traffic...
Football, or as it is sometimes known, soccer, is...
Finding comfort in the rhythm of the sea,...
One who fears failure limits his activities....

Health

Junior

Once upon a time an old schoolmaster opened a...
Once a upon a time a very kind and just king...
My pet is a parrot. It has two legs and two...
Why should we learn a different language?Well,...
I went to buy a present for a very special person...
One night, it was raining heavily. I was doing my...
I am R. Rithika. I am in Grade six. I like...
Our environment is the most important thing for...
My Father  – My Hero A father is the...
Father’s Day is an opportunity to honour the...
The newly built chaitya
The ancient site of the Mudu Maha Vihara is on...
Phrasal verbs are an important feature of the...
Msituni, a four-month-old giraffe at the San...
My favourite car is the Lamborghini. It is a car...
Circle A, B, C, or D that most accurately fits...
Safety starts from home. We must always try and...

Marriage Proposals

AA B/​G parents in Colombo,​seeking a daughter...
AAA well mannered,​kind,​established partner with...

Obituaries

BOCKS - MENON ORISSA - Wife of late Eustace,​...

World

A person has died and 13 others have been injured...

Montage

Ballet is one of the main disciplines the Russian...
Theatre practitioner Tasmin Antonisz is engaged...
‘Survival of the Fragile’, an exhibition of two...

Spectrum

Each year on June 20, the world celebrates World...

Impact

A giant slab of carbon-rich peat, discovered in...
Three white-faced sakis could choose to listen to audio or visual stimuli in the study at Korkeasaari zoo, Helskini
In the study at a zoo in Helsinki, white-faced...
The High Commission of India in Colombo,...
“Garden” is a familiar word to us. It is the...
It was with the onset of Covid-19 that people...
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is quickly becoming...

Classifieds

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Week of June 19, 2022