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Week of December 4, 2022

News

The 51st National Day of the United Arab Emirates...
President Ranil Wickremesinghe expressed his...
The eight Sri Lankan seafarers taken in for...
The national ceremony to commemorate the International Day of Persons with Disabilities-2022 under the theme, ‘Transformative solutions for inclusive development; the role of innovation in fuelling an accessible and equitable world’, was held at Temple Trees yesterday under the patronage of President Ranil Wickremesinghe. Prime Minister Dinesh Gunawardena and State Minister of Social Empowerment Anupa Pasqual were also present. Pix by Gayan Pushpika
President Ranil Wickremesinghe said that a...
The Government will bring a special Bill to...
Cinnamon Air, Sri Lanka’s premier domestic...
Orit Apparels Lanka (Pvt) Ltd., bagged the gold...
Having seen 140 countries and counting 16 used...
Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) General...
The Education Ministry will make the attendance...
The circular issued by the Ministry of Public...
The vote on the Third Reading of the Budget 2023...
At St. Sebastian’s College MoratuwaSt. Sebastian’...
The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Royal...

Features

Countries in South Asia must be technologically...
Many people struggle to get enough good quality...
The following is the text of the statement by UN...
Today, there is much panic about skyrocketing...
The end result of successful decolonisation may...
The power of the mind is being used to treat...
The sound is a gentle roar — a bit like a distant...
The Panavitiya Ambalama on four solid rock stones planted on the ground
‘Ambalama’ is a Sinhala word for a wayside rest-...

News Features

Mass Media Minister Dr. Bandula Gunawardena said...
On November 25, Bernie Sapon of St. Clements...
The Ruhuna National College of Education is one...
The Parliament recently approved the proposal to...
“The art of economics consists in looking not...

Business

The Commercial Bank of Ceylon has introduced...
Director Inventive Automobiles, Lester Carron and Director, Dyno Innovations, Sandeepa Wijesinghe present the first Dyno Scooby 125 EFi scooter to A. P. Kumara 
The Dyno Scooby 125 EFi scooter was launched by...
Reports profit after tax of Rs. 12.7 billion for...
The Sri Lanka Economic Summit 2022 - ‘Resetting...
DFCC Bank is providing five-year fixed deposits...
The Accidental Health Insurance benefit offered...
Welcoming the Christmas season, the traditional...
The T&FG SAP team
Timex Garments (Pvt) Limited (T&FG), hosted a...
Passersby stop to help out the tourists posing with a broken motorbike.
HNB Finance PLC recently celebrated World Tourism...
Norlanka, an exporter of baby and children’s wear...
SLT-Mobitel has teamed up with Hatton National...
Every salesperson is aware that their own success...
We need to be equipped with the right mindset,...
No business will ever be free from decision-...
Signs are growing in China that local government...
The Raigam Group will host its 19th Tele’es...
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon’s Rs. 10 billion...
Cinnamon Air’s Cessna 208 amphibian aircraft
Cinnamon Air, Sri Lanka’s domestic airline, is...
India became the number source for tourist...
Lakshman Weerasuriya
The Milk Powder Importers Association (MIA) has...
Dr. Shanta Rajapaksha Yapa  Pic: Sudath Malaweera
Sri Lanka should pay more attention to improve...
A Srilankan Airlines staffer loads meals for a foreign airline while another is engaged in ensuring strict hygiene and quality.  Pic: Sulochana Gamage
SriLankan Catering, a fully-owned subsidiary of...
M. Shanthi Kumar
Anyone who supports and instigates protests does...
Utech Managing Director Riyad Ismail with the award
Utech Technologies (Pvt) Limited, an industry 4.0...
Eskimo Fashion Knitwear (Private) Limited marked...
Vallibel Finance recently opened a new branch at...
The “Kolomba Kamatha Kala Kendraya”, has been...
ACL Cables PLC posted a 270%, YOYgrowth in Q2...
With the recent expansion drive in providing...
The Blue Ocean Group of Companies, a real estate...

Sports

Questions were raised and still continue to be...
Cameroon’s Vincent Aboubakar heads the winning goal
Cameroon struck in injury time to down Brazil...
The champion Trinity College squad comprising...
Aravinda de Silva signals his match-winning century in the 1996 World Cup final against Australia
The only batsman in the world ever to score...
Pele
Brazil football legend Pele has been diagnosed...
Sumith Liyanage (right) and Wazir Sourjah
Professional boxing is a world accepted sport...
Nikila (left) and Vinula Pathirage gearing up for international racing
Nikila and Vinula of Pathirage Brothers Racing...
Davide Rebellin
Italian cyclist Davide Rebellin has died aged 51...
The Colombo South team with the champions trophy on stage comprising Rehan Peiris (captain), Joshua Sebastian, Stefan Fernando, Yasindu Dissanayake, Dineth Weragoda, Rashan Deemantha, Lashen Fernando, Thevindu Wewalwala, Hiruka Silva, Tenusha Yapa, Sathsara Nilanjith, Deshan de Silva and Meshone Ferdinando (Pic by Sudath Malaweera)
Colombo South clinched the Prima U-15 Youth...
Fathoum Issadeen
Don’t try anything silly with Sri Lanka’s number...
Lyceum International School, Bogamuwa, Gampaha...
Under-7 tennis players from Kalutara Balika...
Old Bens Veterans man of the match Mahesh Selvaratnam (left) and Rev. Bro. Pubudhu Rajapakse (right), Director St. Benedict’s College presenting the special award to Old Petes under-40 best player Shabir Razoonia
St. Benedict’s Old Boys over-40 and St. Peter’s...
Asian Schools Chess in KalutaraThe Asian Schools...
Many athletes naturally excel at their sport and...
Wanindu Hasaranga de Silva has been handed an...
Sri Lanka under-19 girls Rishmi Sanjana and...
The pompous boast of Sri Lanka rugby officials...
Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly sensationally...
Air Force and Police registered victories in the...
The Indian IPL, said to be the richest tournament...
Defending champions Sri Sumangala College...
Defending champions and unbeaten St. Peter’s...
Versatile sports writer Allaam Ousman was awarded...
That is the age-old World Cup question for...
The Trinity College junior school inter-class...
Old Trinitians Sports Club will have their AGM on...
The Sri Lanka Schools Swimming Association will...
Sri Lanka Cricket is not only facing the problem...

Editorial

Presenting a Budget is not an easy task at any...

Opinion

It is a proven fact that economies that are...
It has been observed during the recent past that...
State officials who are asked to retire early...

Youth Observer

Seven Indian classical dance forms have their own...
You know her as Asha Edirisinghe, blessed with...
Internationally acclaimed Sujeewa Patinisekara’s...
The sense of smell or odor seems to have received...
‘Ars Poetica (PNI)’, a poetry forum of invited...
Furry fandom is most commonly defined as a...

Health

Dining on a diet rich in vegetables, whole grains...

Junior

The Primary School students of Methodist College...
The Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic or the Sri...
Children are the future owners of the planet...
Sport is about those incredible moments where...
I have only one sister. Her name is Runithi. She...
Since my infancy my parents had a sweet dream to...
Dragons are mythical reptilian creatures that...
‘Reading completes a man’‘A room without books is...
My motherland is Sri Lanka. It is one of the most...
Circle A, B, C or D that most accurately fits the...
The Primary and Middle Section of the Rotary...
Phrasal verbs are an important feature of the...

Marriage Proposals

AAA. Sinhala Catholic professional parents seek...
AA Kandyan Bodu Govi,​respectable retired...

Obituaries

SITHTHI RUWAIZA ABDUL LATHEEF (Marikkar). Loving...

World

Chinese authorities are using cellphone data to...
Police arrested a group of individuals who...
Estonia is boosting its defence capabilities by...
Russia has said it will continue to find buyers...

Montage

She has won the good opinion of countless...
Painting by Lester Perera
The Colombo National Museum unveils its brand new...

Spectrum

The Universal Human Rights Day is observed every...

Impact

Amidst a growing need for robust measures...
There are many people who take up mountain...
Nations Trust WNPS Monthly Lecture titled Saving...
Inclusion, for every child, was the theme for...
Just a couple of weeks ago, a 14-year-old girl...
The 161st annual feast of St. Mary’s church,...

Classifieds

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Week of December 4, 2022