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Week of September 25, 2022

News

Minister of Foreign Affairs Ali Sabry, PC met US...
The Navy has taken in for questioning smugglers...
The Ministry of Public Administration has decided...
Agriculture Minister Mahinda Amaraweera said that...
State Minister of Mass Media Shantha Bandara told...
State Minister of Indigenous Medicine Sisira...
The Presidential Secretariat has seized a luxury...
Police fired tear gas and used water cannons to...
The Embassy of the Republic of Indonesia in...
The Sri Lankan Malayali Association celebrated...
High Commissioner Moragoda being interviewed by a student of the IAAN School of Mass Communication
Sri Lanka’s High Commissioner to India Milinda...
State Tourism Minister, Diana Gamage presents the letter of appointment to Dr. Arosha Fernando at the State Tourism Ministry premises at Suhurupaya in Battaramulla
Former Coordinating Secretary to the State...
Several persons were injured after a wild...
London-based Evolutionary ecologist, Chris...
Newly appointed State Minister of Defence...
Digamadullah District Parliamentarian H.M.M....
Sports gear was distributed among sports clubs in...
DIG Batticaloa, Sarathkumara donated gifts to...
A self-learning and psychosocial welfare centre...
Tamil books by Catholic priest and writer Rev.Fr...
The installation ceremony of Rotarian PHF Dr....
Nayomi Amarasiri will be the first female...
Environment Minister Habiz Nazeer Ahamed visited...
Thakshila College, one of Gampaha district’s...
Australia’s High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Paul Stephens and Representative and Country Director of the World Food Programme Sri Lanka Abdur Rahim Siddiqui, at the warehouse in Veyangoda where the rice is being stored until distribution.   
The first consignment from an Australian donation...
The Lotus Tower has earned Rs. 33.26 million...
To mark World Children and Elders Day that fall...
The Annual General meeting of the Ithihaad...
Two new luxury train services from Colombo to...
The Speaker presented the list of Members of...
The Government has taken steps to overcome...
The Chairman of the National Housing Development...

Feature

Title: Strategic Significance of Sri...
Brilliant young virtuoso’ … the violinist Francesca Dego with the conductor Roger Norrington. Pic: James Cheadle
Conductor Roger Norrington explained how the...

Features

They’re often portrayed as going out with a ‘bang...
The Dagaba occupies the highest place in the rock boulder
We set off in the wee hours of the morning to...
Climate change is causing intense warming of the...

News Features

Sri Lankan cricket has undoubtedly revived after...
“The monarchy is so extraordinarily useful. When...

Business

People’s Bank recently entered into a partnership...
Ms. Priyanka Kamalani receivesthe Champions of Champion Award from her mother
HNB Assurance PLC (HNBA) held its Bancassurance...
HNB Deputy General Manager CHRO/ CTO, L. Chiranthi Cooray, presents Agriculture Department Commissioner General, A.H.M.L. Abeyrathna, a handbook on home gardening developed by HNB.
HNB PLC, launched its flagship initiative to...
Commercial Bank Managing Director and CEO Sanath Manatunge with the awards presented to the Bank.
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon recorded a...
The Huawei nova Y70, a premium, feature-filled...
Ceylinco Life has been certified as a ‘Great...
Uber Eats, a food and grocery delivery platform,...
I.R. Madusanka Jayaweera receives the Rs.1 million prize from Consulate General of Sri Lanka - Dubai and Northern Emirates, Nalinda Wijerathna.
People’s Bank’s ‘People’s Remittance Vaasi...
The Great Western Estate, the valley of the Great...
Pradeep Amirthanayagam has been appointed as the...
One year after the launch of Airtel Lanka’s...
At the launch of the project: Education Minister Susil Premajayantha, Secretary to the Ministry of Education Nihal Ranasinghe, Chairperson of NSB Mrs. Keasila Jayawardena, GM and CEO, NSB, Ajith Peiris. DGM, Marketing and Recoveries, Lal Karunatilaka was also present.
The National Savings Bank (NSB) has extended its...
Australian football star Ben Long
Innovative Sri Lankan producer and beverage...
Dialog Home Broadband has introduced affordable...
I read a refreshingly resourceful book titled, “...
Employee training and development are crucial...
The Central Depository System (Pvt) Limited (CDS...
Intelligently managing price structures and...
The Sri Lankan beauty care industry received a...
Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing (SLIM), the apex...
Manufacturing PMI recorded an index value of 49.6...
Creating aviation history in Sri Lanka, FitsAir,...
The government is taking every step possible to...
A student at the horse riding club with Chairperson Ineke Ann Pitts.  Pic: Sudath Nishantha
Creating a landmark in the Port City Colombo (PCC...
Katsuki Kotaro
Japan is keen to ink a Free Trade Agreement (FTA...
Distilleries Compay of Sri Lanka PLC (DCSL Plc)...
Channa Wijesekara
Author and entrepreneur, Channa Wijesekara has...
Principle Healthcare Group, one of UK’s leading...
Cargills Bank, recently launched its 22nd branch...
Local market leader in LPG, Litro Gas Lanka...
Employees from Sysco LABS Sri Lanka recently...
In the Forex market, the middle rate for USD/LKR...
The National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka (...
The week ending September 23, 2022 saw the...
Sri Lanka Tourism will continue to expand its...
A full day Workshop on Export Procedures and...
The Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau has...
SLT-Mobite provides SLT home customers the...
Subhana Moulood Majlis, UK, based in Slough, has...

Sports

Sahan Wijeratne, first ever Cambrian to win the Observer Schoolboy Cricketer of the Year in 2002, exactly two decades ago
Dunith Wellalage of St. Joseph’s College, Colombo...
Roger Federer gets a farewell lift
A tearful Roger Federer waved goodbye to...
Not holding an election of office bearers on the...
Nigel Ratwatte (right) the captain of the champion Kandy SC team holds aloft the Nippon Paint Trophy on behalf of his jubilant team-mates presented by Nemantha Abeysinghe the general manager of Nippon Paint in the presence of Sri Lanka Rugby president Rizly Illyas at last week’s awards ceremony held at the Kingsbury Hotel in Colombo (Pix by: Sulochana Gamage)
Kandy Sports Club established 148 years ago in...
The champion Air Force cricket team pose for a...
Darcy Swain-Quinn Tupaea
Australia lock Darcy Swain has been banned for...
A strong Sri Lanka team will contest the Indoor...
Amanulla speaking out against football officials
Former national captain says national players are...
Pele at the World Cup in 1958
The legendary Brazilian professional footballer,...
Russia has been banned from qualification for...
Best batter Chinthaka Indunil of Air Force receiving his award from Manoj Fernando-Most Valuable Player Sameera Sadaruwan also of Air Force receiving his award from Sujeevan Senaratne
Air Force Baseball Club bounced back from their...
Under-20 boys 400m hurdles, K.M.D. Darahsna of Ambagamuwa CC
The Ritzbury Sir John Tarbat Senior athletic...
A last-minute try by Avishka Lee saw John Keells...
The much looked forward to President’s Sports...
Mohamed Aakif played the role of an all rounder...
Sports Minister Roshan Ranasinghe promised to...
The Central Province Rugby Referees Society (CPRS...
The 115th Battle of the Maroons cricket match...
Zahira College that is famous for producing...
New Zealand routed Australia (40-14) to put...
Colombo Malay Cricket Club (CMCC) finished on top...
Sri Lanka’s cricket allrounder Chamika...
Royal beat MahanamaRoyal College beat Mahanama...
The first ever Monsoon Eagles Golf Championship...
Floyd Mayweather says he wants to fight UFC star...
Sri Lanka announced its squad for the Asia Cup...
The fourth annual football encounter for the...
In an under-19 Tier B inter-school limited overs...
The National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Sri Lanka...

Editorial

During his recent official visit to the United...

Opinion

The prevailing economic crisis has drastically...
Akila Viraj Kariyawasam
Thirty percent of the people had abstained from...
If the 20s set the tone for the rest of the...
Chrishmal Warnasuriya
Lawyer, public activist, academic, and political...

Youth Observer

Dark fantasy fiction is not a common genre in Sri...
A LeaderBut nobody knew the commitment was...
Bonjour from the city of love! I don’t have much...
Tharindi Fernando or to give her full name,...
‘Menike Mage Hithe’, because of its simplicity,...
After the one-of-a-kind trilingual sports music...
A good book is the precious life-blood of a...

Health

Drinking black, green or oolong tea might have...

Junior

The rock-hewn recumbent Buddha statue  at Ataragalleva in Elahera
The silence was broken only by the cry of the...
As the sun rose in the East, Franksten sighed....
From the earliest times scientists have been...
Before the rain, the sun hides behind the clouds...
My name is Rasandi. I am in Grade 1-J. My school...
In this world, no one cares about to protect...
The environment means the natural world in which...
I love reading books. I have read many books and...
Reading is a very good habit, that one needs to...
Every summer vacation, we visit our grandmother....
In January, I visited a historical place called...
A synonym is a word that means something similar...
This is a guide to help learners to communicate...
Sri Lanka is the country I was born in. It is an...

Marriage Proposals

AA From Japan very rich, educated and well-...
Able daughter in Melbourne having accounting...

Obituaries

DR. PERERA - CARLYLE,​ passed away peacefully on...

Montage

The Russian School of Ballet and Dancing under...

Spectrum

The exploration of other countries and places on...

Impact

A message from Friends of Manipay Hospital UK...
Ever wondered what your dog is thinking when it...
The world will indeed be a dull place if there...
Following are excerpts from an interview with...

Classifieds

Books & Magazines2022 luxury diaries 700...
Business Premises for SaleMeegoda Udagewatta...
Business OpportunitiesMalabe Town - Available...

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