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Week of September 11, 2022

News

Agriculture, Wildlife and Forest Resources...
Commissioner General of Examinations L.M.D....
President Ranil Wickremesinghe on Friday...
USAID Administrator Samantha Power will conclude...
The Pensions Department will pay Rs.16 billion in...
Agriculture, Wildlife, and Forest Resources...
Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna MP Prof. Ranjith...
Pic: Sudath Nishantha
Senior Journalist Dinith Chinthaka Karunaratne...
A passing out ceremony of more than 100...
Director of Suren Cooke Agencies, Sheran Cooke...
Ranil Malcolm Jayawardena
Ranil Malcolm Jayawardena, a British politician...
Mathematics teacher of Addalaichenai Al-Arham...
Addalaichenai Divisional Secretary M.A.C. Ahamed...
A traditional walk of devotees, comprising Tamil...
The Batticaloa District drug prevention steering...
A foundation stone was laid to construct the...
Eastern Province Governor Anuradha Yahampath...
A three-storeyed building with an elevator built...
Thamilvanan Thuwaragesh who came first in the...
Fifty-six police personnel who had dedicated...
The newly appointed State Minister for Women and...
The United National Party’s (UNP) 76th Convention...
The Sri Lanka Association of Inbound Tour...

Feature

The Russian Ambassador to Sri Lanka Yuri Materiy...
Co-reader Tanya Warnakulasuriya and Ashok
On the evening of September 3, Saturday, Maarya...

Features

Michelangelo, a famous Italian architect, painter...
Carved terracotta images found at the site
Looking for something different, something more...
Our revered epics are filled with instances of...
Laurence Olivier and Vivien Leigh in ‘Romeo and Juliet’
Can the son of a poor parish clergyman and an...
The barreleye fish has extremely light-sensitive eyes that can rotate within a transparent, fluid-filled shield on its head. The two spots above its mouth are similar to human nostrils.
In the ocean’s shadowy twilight zone, between 600...
The “Osteoarthritis prevention public awareness...
The Assyrian Empire was a powerful state owned by...

News Features

Extra curricular activities are not obstacles to...
In India where cases of rape are a common...
Queen Elizabeth with Prince Charles and Camilla
LONDON, Sep. 10.She is the love of Charles’s life...
While the main function of hair is to protect the...
The destroyed house of MP U.K. Sumith
Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) MP U.K Sumith...
The Covid-19 pandemic negatively affected Sri...
The only person who is educated is the one who...

Business

SLT-Mobitel is offering Samsung’s latest foldable...
NSB Chairperson Keasila Jayawardane, GM/CEO Ajith Peiris, Directors Jayantha Perera,  Lakshman Gamini and Senior DGM  K. Raveendran with the award
The corporate website of NSB (nsb.lk) was awarded...
Senior Deputy General Manager, TB & OCS, People’s Bank, Rohan Pathirage, CIO Dhammika Dasa, Additional Chief Law Officer, P.K. Katulanda, AGM, OCS, Aruni Liyanagunawardana, Chief Manager (Audit), Mohamed Ruwaiz, Senior Manager OCS, Thilini Perera, Senior Manager, IT, People’s Bank, Vipula Warnakula  and Senior Tax Officer, Department of Revenue, Western Province,  M.H. Priyanthi were present. 
The sixth millionaire of the People’s Remittance...
Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing officials at the launch of SLIM Brand Excellence Awards 2022.  Pic: Sudath Nishantha
The Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM)...
Glen Jude Bowen receives the Gold Medal from BMS President Dr. Wijewardena
The 2021 Graduation Ceremony of the Business...
MAS Holdings and Noyon Lanka officials display a lace product coloured with Noyon’s natural dyes. Pic: Wimal Karunathilaka
Around 50 percent of MAS Holdings revenue by 2025...
After signing the agreement:  Manager, Digital Marketing, Digital Health, Viraj Nishshanka,  Senior Account Manager, Business Development, Digital Health, Thamara Rajawardena,  Manager, Business Development, Digital Health, Buddika Wickramasinghe,  Chairman and Managing Director, Kanola Hospital, Thilak Wijekoon, Group General Manager Kanola Hospital, Janaka Kumarasinghe and  Manager, Operations, Kanola Hospital, M. Premathilake.
Powered by Dialog Axiata PLC, Doc990, a digital...
The in-person interview in the process of medical...
We conduct interviews to recruit people to...
Organisational culture is more than people...
Commodity prices have been on the rise in the...
Freight rates have continued to fall as global...
Global maritime trade growth is slowing, the...
The European Central Bank has announced a record...
Canada plans to mobilise Canadian expertise to...
Trade and economic ties between the two countries...
Visitors take a close look at the handicrafts
Several Swedish and Sri Lankan partners came...
Phoenix has unveiled its industrial range of...
Rocell, a local giant in surface coverings and...
(From left) NIMH, Deputy Director, Dr. Arosha Wijewikrama, Ministry of Health, Additional Secretary, Medical Services, Dr. Sunil De Alwis, Ministry of Health, Secretary, Janaka S. Chandraguptha, Airtel Lanka, CEO and Managing Director, Ashish Chandra, NIMH, Director, Dr. Dhammika Wijesinghe, NIMH, Senior Consultant Psychiatrist, Dr. Pushpa Ransinghe.
Airtel Lanka in partnership with the National...
From left: Chaminda Fernando – Zonal Head for Zone 1B, Union Bank, Dilukshan Lakshitha Jayakody - Branch Manager- Gamapaha Branch, Union Bank, Indrajit Wickramasinghe – Director and Chief Executive Officer, Union Bank, Vindya Cooray – Chief Bancassurance Officer, Union Assurance, Chaya Jayawardana – Senior Vice President – Retail Banking, Union Bank.
Union Bank (UB) team was recognised for their...
Mount Lotus Eye and ENT Hospitals, the newest...
The Bank of Ceylon and the National Carrier,...
The National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka (...
The bearish sentiment in the secondary bond...
Sri Lanka’s market leader and only integrated...
In the Forex market, the middle rate for USD/LKR...

Sports

Pakistan batsman Asif Ali (right) raises his bat in reaction after Afghanistan bowler Fareed Ahamad had his wicket and celebrated by apparently throwing mock punches in the face of Ali
Cricket which until now had just a few sparks of...
Sri Lankan goal shooter Tharjani Shivalingam in action during the semi final against Hong Kong yesterday
Sri Lanka’s netball team led by Gayanjali...
Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka (left) and Pakistan captain Babar Azam pose before the final showdown
Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanaka said that his...
Githmi Fernando in action-Vichinthaya Nilaweera the boys’under-16 winner
Thilina Dissanayake was made to fight hard to...
Kaushal Lokuarachchi became the second schoolboy from St. Peter’s College to win the coveted Observer Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year Award in 2001
The Sri Lanka Under-19 team concluded their three...
Isipathana College captain Daham Wickremaarachchi (left) and his St. Joseph’s College counterpart Teran Karunanayake face off before their knock out final
A forwards battle is likely to take place when...
Nizam Jamaldeen (second from left) vice president of the Western Province Rugby Football Union (WPRFU) and Chairman of the Tournament Committee receiving the sponsorship from Lawrence Chan (Group GM, Prima Group Sri Lanka) in the presence of Roshan Deen (left) the president of the WPRFU and Sajith Gunaratne (Deputy GM Ceylon Agro Industries, Prima Group Sri Lanka)
Rugby will come alive once again when the Western...
Ranthushka Karunathilake-Panchali Adhikari
Ranthushka Karunathilake staged a brilliant...
The champion Pallebowala National School team. From left: JMT Deshan, NPGMM Bandara, JID Ratnayake, C Dilshan, HGKK Gunawardena, KGSLK Heshan Silva and G. Bandara
Pallebowala National School, Haguranketha created...
The SLT team from left: Suranga Wijayarathne, Sadun Wijayarathne, Sudam Jayawardena, W.A. Samantha, H.P. Chaminda, Nadeepa Niroshan, Dinush Wijewickrama (Manager), Chandika Sirimanne (Captain), Jagath Siriwardhana, Harsha Weerasinghe (Coach), Namal Dissanayake
SLT triumphed as Joint Champions with the HNB ‘A...
Vinuda Liyanage celebrates one of his feats with the bat
Vinuda Liyanage is a promising cricketer who...
At Stuttgart 1993 World Championships
Merlene Ottey is a legendary sprinter. She had...
The Under-16 Trinity squad was made up of Shrayan...
Maj. Gen. Palitha Fernando (left) addressing the media (Pic by Thushara Fernando)
Sri Lanka Athletics (SLA) is focusing on...
The Athletic Level IV Technical Officers...
Family interests have taken precedence in...
The inaugural Pakistan Junior League has picked...
Fancied S. Thomas’ College were defeated by...
The inter-club women’s T/10 cricket tournament...
Trinity College beat Royal College by 45 runs in...
Hatton National Bank emerged champions for the...
Top Shelf bodybuilder LPI Udaya, representing the...
President of the Mercantile Hockey Association...
The first thing you notice when arriving at the...
The 2022 National Master Snooker Championship was...
Fathoum Izzadeen, Sri Lanka’s political victim...
Sri Lanka Rugby has sent a message of condolence...
The inaugural Yeti Open Junior National Squash...
Dharmaraja College Kandy beat Zahira College...
Sri Devananda College Ambalangoda and Lyceum...
Australia white-ball captain Aaron Finch will...
Sri Lanka will send a contingent of 19 players to...
Alex Hales has been called up by England for the...
All referees and coaches of water polo have been...
Nirekh Tejwani at 16-years became the youngest...
Royal College and Trinity College shared the...
Chelsea have appointed Graham Potter as their new...

Editorial

The tragic death in Kurunegala of a 14-year-old...

Opinion

The International Monetary Fund (IMF), after...
Even though technically the Government seems to...
Senior Lecturer  M. K. A. Anoma Ratnayake Head of the Department Department of Sports Science and Physical Education Faculty of Social Sciences Kelaniya University
There is a famous saying that “sport is a...
Love him or hate him, Minister of Ports, Shipping...

Youth Observer

After over a year of game-over for large-scale...
Angelina Jolie
Female villains across film and TV often have...
The best poems for friends selected by Dr. Oliver...
He was standing at the cashier with a loaf of...
Even though I went to bed around 11.00 pm, I was...
Bullfighting is the infamous tradition of...
Rose meditative, a painting by Salvador Dali
Have you ever questioned yourself whether you are...
Afine line separates a cult from a community, and...

Health

Want to reduce your risk for dementia? Slap on a...

Junior

Our knowledge of the Law of Gravity, of the...
Once upon a time, there was a king, and a queen...
My favourite country is the United States of...
My name is Thinuthi Perera. I am eight years old...
Have you ever used email?e-mail is the acronym or...
My best friend is Abishai Francis. I call her Abi...
I have a big fish tank. It’s made of glass. There...
 What is LEGO? LEGO is a toy plastic...
Once upon a time, there was a house in a faraway...
The front view of the Nillakgama Bodhi-Ghara in Hettigama
One of the best preserved Bodhi-Gharas (Bo-tree...
A synonym is a word that means something similar...
Circle A, B, C or D that most accurately fits the...
As a start for many other expeditions to help...
Phrasal verbs are an important feature of the...
This is a guide to help learners to communicate...
The first and closest relationships we form are...
Everybody has a goal in his or her life. A goal...

Marriage Proposals

About our son,​retired down to earth respectable...
AAA professionally qualified partner with sober...

Obituaries

PATRICK RONALD MUTTHUMANI - Called to rest on 9th...

Montage

Srimal Weerasinghe lives and breathes music. And...
Alan Garner has become the oldest author to be...

Spectrum

Where were you on September 11, 2001? It is not a...

Impact

Public relations has become a topic that everyone...
The fisheries sector is of critical importance to...
The fisheries sector is of critical importance to...
Children as young as five perceive thinner people...
Every year, suicide is among the top 20 leading...
“Grief is the Price We Pay for Love.” - Queen...
“One single telephone call saved my life,” she...

Classifieds

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Week of September 11, 2022