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Week of June 26, 2022

News

The Ministry of Transport has taken steps to...
They are neither ballerinas nor matildas, but...
The Government has decided to cultivate crops in...
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) of...
The Department of Registration of Persons will...
Thousands of water consumers are now at the risk...
A program has been formulated to provide a...
The talks in Colombo between the nine-member...
Sri Lanka’s Ambassador to the United States,...
Nutritionist Priyantha D Peiris presents the...
A consignment of essential medicine and food...
On June 14, 2022 (Full Moon Poya Day) Sri Lankan...
Samurdhi recipients and those eligible to receive...
Chinese Ambassador Qi Zhenhong donated a...
Batticaloa District Parliamentarian and...
The Rotary Club of the Colombo Mid Town of Rotary...
Batticaloa Government Agent K.Karunagaran opened...
Dengue is on the rise in Batticaloa. Twenty-eight...
A ten-member delegation consisting of two...
The Maha Kumbabisegam of the historic Samanpitiya...
The 222nd annual feast of Batticaloa Puliyantivu...
Sri Lankan born and bred and Perth temporary...
The Russian House in Colombo presented the...
Sri Lanka is facing one of the biggest economic...
The Ministry of Education has decided to reopen...
Prime Minister and Finance Minister Ranil...
International Domestic Migrant Workers’ Day...
Prof. Rangita De Silva De Alwis was elected to...
The health services were allocated 85 filling...
Explorers have found the deepest shipwreck ever...

Feature

The late Pundit Wimal Abhayasundara is one of the...

Features

Diversifying learning through synergies was the...
A front view of the Nillakgama Bodhigara
One of the best preserved Bodhi-garas (Bo-tree...
Che and Crue in Sri Lanka
Cuba, as an independent country, has seriously...
It was a full house on 4 June 2022 when the...
Another popular tourist destination in the...
Itudeviyo (Sinhala)Sunanda MahendraSarasavi...
Scientists have designed a tiny robot-fish that...
The foundation of modern democracy was laid in...

News Features

The destroyed house where the party office was
The depressing memory of the violence that...
The Sri Lankan cricket team’s victory last week...
According to the United Nations Committee on...
Cambridge Analytica showed the world how personal...
Sri Lanka’s economic debacle is a collective...
“Under heaven, all can see beauty as beauty, only...

Business

SampathCards has partnered with Keells...
98 Acres Resort & Spa
98 Acres Resort & Spa, a subsidiary of UHE...
As part of its countless Environmental Social...
 Chairman Dr. Harsha N. De Silva
Following the completion of the IPO process, the...
Bell Geospace, one of the leaders in gravity...
Century 21 officials with the top performing agents.
Century 21 (C21) was named among the top two...
Chairperson of Swadeshi, Ms. Amari Wijewardene, the Chief Incumbent of Wariyapola, Kolambagama Miyugunarama Raja Maha Vihara, Ven. Gallehepitiye Pemarathana Thera and officials from Swadeshi, illuminating the Vihara.
The Swadeshi Industrial Works PLC, a pioneer in...
The Bank of Ceylon’s Buddhist association...
At the launch (from left): Business Development Manager, UTE, Channa Edirisinghe;  Managing Director of Motorcade, Asoka Perera; Group Managing Director and CEO, Integrity Group, Bhaagya Kariyawasam; CEO, UTE, Deepthi Hewageegana;   General Manager of Sales at UTE, Janak Edirisinghe and Regional Sales Manager,  UTE, Sanjeewa Pathirage.
United Tractor and Equipment (Pvt) Limited (UTE)...
Insee Cement Chairman Nandana Ekenayake and Head of External Affairs and Channel Development, Chandana Nanayakkara make the presentation to the Director General of Health Services, Dr. Asela Gunawardena and Director, Medical Technology Services, Dr. Anver Hamdani.  Thailand Ambassador Poj Harnpol and First Secretary, Peerapat Tongrod look on.
Insee Cement presented over 10,000 doses of...
A new publication from the Institute of Policy...
Chairman and Managing Director of Rasoda Dairies, Daminda Perera receives the award
Rasoda Dairies (Pvt) Ltd, a dairy products...
Adapting to a changing environment, and driven by...
The Torrington plaque
Sri Lanka’s condominium industry has not only...
Chief Executive Officer, SLT, Janaka Abeysinghe and  Chairman, NWSDB, Nishantha Ranatunga exchange agreement
SLT-Mobitel signed an agreement with the National...
Despite uncertainties and many challenges, People...
Chairperson Dinithi  Ratnayake
SDB bank has posted a resilient First Quarter of...
" Understanding market dynamics is an essential...
Respecting people is an important part of life,...
"It is better to light a candle than curse the...
Elpitiya Plantations PLC organised a customised...
Venkatesh Murali
VMware, an innovator in enterprise software, has...
Sail Lanka Charter which offers cruises in the seas around Sri Lanka, launched cruises in the Eastern waters commencing from  Dutch Bay, Trincomalee. The cruise includes sailing in the Koddiyar Bay, a night-stop near the Koneswaran Hindu Temple, and snorkeling and paddle boarding at Sallitivu. Here a touring family enjoying paddle boarding in the Eastern waters.
A six-night cruise in the seas off eastern Sri...
"Managers need to keep pace with the external...
  EXCHANGE RATES
It has been billed as the fuel of the future –...
Auto makers from Tesla to Rivian to Cadillac are...
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) appointed...
The first UNWTO Global Youth Tourism Summit will...
According to the ILO, domestic workers are often...
UNCTAD Secretary-General Rebeca Grynspan and UN...
Negotiations on the Indonesia-Sri Lanka...
Recognising the need to implement a comprehensive...
Recognising Sri Lanka’s potential in the organic...
Headline inflation, as measured by the year-on-...
For as long as explorers have journeyed the seven...

Sports

Wesley College centre Shane Hopwood makes a break during their match against Vidyartha College at Longden Place in Colombo
Wesley made a rousing start to their ambitious...
St. Peter’s College captain and fly-half Sudesh Jayawickrema shoves his way against the Dharmaraja College defence
St. Peter’s College registered a thrilling bonus-...
Sri Lanka opener Chamari Atapattu plays a shot to the boundary
Openers Vishmi Gunaratne 45 in 50 balls with six...
The Sri Lanka team celebrate winning the five-match ODI series against Australia 3-2 at the Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Friday night ahead of the Test series starting in Galle on Wednesday
Elated by their triumph in the ODI series, Sri...
Wellalage does a lap of honour with the Sri Lanka team that won the ODI series 3-2 against Australia at the Premadasa Stadium
The find of the Sri Lanka-Australia ODI series 19...
When Charith Asalanka won back to back Observer SLT Mobitel Schoolboy Cricketer awards in 2015 and 2016
The 44th Observer School Cricketers of the Year...
WWNL Kumari of Upcountry Lions punches Police’s PM Vidanagamage in the Light Fly weight final
A high standard of competition was witnessed over...
The Wesley College rugby squad that will be...
Amjad Marikkar (left) brand manager of Signature and Nimantha Abeysinghe (right) GM of Nippon Paint present the new jersey to Rizly Illyas (centre) president of Sri Lanka Rugby
Sri Lanka’s women Sevens Rugby squad has...
The fullhouse of coaches who received their licences
More than 100 taekwondo, boxing and athletic...
Diego Maradona
Eight medical personnel are to stand trial...
Former Sri Lanka cricketer Sidat Wettimuny (second from right) at the launch of the Trust Fund
Ananda College, a school that has produced...
Glenn Davis on his way to Gold sweep of 400m Hurdles medals in 1956
Glenn Ashby Davis was an American Olympic hurdler...
The National champion Susal de Silva of Nalanda...
The National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Sri Lanka...
A swashbuckling knock of 62 runs by Sachitha...
In the Kandy District Cricket Association...
Trinity College pulled off a hard-fought 20-13...
A stellar cast of ageing greats has assembled for...
School rugby followers could be in for a rude...

Editorial

Sri Lanka is one of the few countries in the...

Opinion

Prime Minister Wijeyananda Dahanayake
Dr. Wijeyananda Dahanayake was the fifth Prime...
How much external debt Sri Lanka has incurred...
Minister of Agriculture, Wildlife and Forest...

Youth Observer

Sustainable Living is lifestyle and...
Long-jumper Sarangi Silva won a gold medal at the...
The apple of my eyeMy darling daughter has...
Even so, at the end of the day who will love us?...
It is crystal clear that gas and fuel queues are...
The Chola influence on Sri Lankan sculpture...
Pic: Malan Karunarathna
“You are born with an invisible crown. When you...
Princess of pop, Britney Spears, is a name that...
This is not a time for a possitive mindset for us...
By definition parachuting is the jump from an...
Children are called sweet scented flowers because...
While waiting to meet a surgeon on appointment I...

Health

Multivitamins are a waste of money for most...

Junior

Pina who lived in a remote village in the Land of...
Once upon a time there was a city named Vanga in...
The Okapi lives in the jungles of Cental Africa....
The Great Pyramid of Giza, which is also known as...
Trees are one of the greatest blessings for...
Mickey Mouse is a cartoon character created by...
The Yala National Park is Sri Lanka’s second-...
The QCEC is an annual event organised by the...
The Jetavanarama dagaba
Anuradhapura is slowly but surely getting back to...
A synonym is a word that means something similar...
This is a guide to help learners to communicate...
Phrasal verbs are an important feature of the...
 A Poson Bathi Gee Saraniya and a dansala...
Dharmaraja Vidayalaya, Piliyandala celebrated its...
Circle A, B, C, or D that most accurately fits...
I am Fathima Ithka. I am eleven years old. I am...
The father is the male parent of the child....
Well-loved tales Long ago, there was a big...
My dream is to become a doctor one day. I know it...

Marriage Proposals

AA Respectable Govi Buddhist parents from Colombo...
Seeking for a born again Christian partner for...

Obituaries

DE SILVA - NOELINE,​ relict of Ranjit,​ loving...

Montage

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Spectrum

While chronic stress is a key risk factor for...
Mental balance is acquired by our overall...

Impact

When a member of the British Royal Family gets...
Most Sri Lankans are concerned about the various...
The move to amend the Constitution was a decision...

Classifieds

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Week of June 26, 2022