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Week of March 28, 2021

News

37 more persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
04 more Covid-19 deaths reported in Sri Lanka,...
98 persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
The Ministry of Health issued the Covid-19 health...
The Natural Hazards Early Warning Centre has...
320 Covid-19 patients recovered exceeding the...
The Sri Lanka Customs has seized a stock of 17kg...
04 Covid-19 deaths reported in Sri Lanka...
The government of United Kingdom (UK) announces a...
120 persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
The Covid-19 Immunization Programme in Sri Lanka...
The Natural Hazards Early Warning Centre has...
The Bollywood actress, Alia Bhatt took to...
An Extraordinary Gazette has been issued removing...
An all-night pirith chanting ceremony will be...
A few showers will occur in Western and North-...
72 more persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
03 Covid-19 deaths reported in Sri Lanka,...
125 persons tested positive for Covid-19...
156 Covid-19 patients recovered, confirmed the...
The Former Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake and...
The Natural Hazards Early Warning Centre issued a...
The Police Media Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana...
Except for a few showers in Western and...
88 more persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
02 Covid-19 deaths reported in Sri Lanka,...
156 persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
161 Covid-19 patients recovered, confirmed the...
Sri Lankan Rupee (SLR) has further depreciated to...
The consignment of 600 000 Sinopharm Covid-19...
A few showers can be expected in the coastal...
Minister Udaya Gammanpila, Co-Cabinet Spokesman...
37 more persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
A consignment of 600 000 Sinopharm Covid-19...
102 persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
The Natural Hazards Early Warning Center issuing...
176 Covid-19 patients recovered exceeding the...
The Traffic Police officer who was filmed...
The Cabinet of Ministers approved the partnership...
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several...
120 more persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
05 Covid-19 deaths reported in Sri Lanka,...
95 persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
The unrefined coconut oil imported to Sri Lanka...
Two persons were arrested by the Terrorism...
The huge container ship which has been stuck...
All Western Province schools reopened today (29)....
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several...
81 more persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
All schools in the Jaffna Education Zone will...
02 Covid-19 deaths reported in Sri Lanka,...
Under the Covid-19 Immunization Programme, 9 889...
235 Covid-19 patients recovered, confirmed the...
168 persons tested positive for Covid-19,...
An AMBER weather advisory was issued for severe...
A suspected suicide bomb attack was reported...
Showers or thundershowers will occur over most...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s efforts to serve...
An all-night pirith chanting ceremony will be...
The Government will explore the possibility of...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa had a meeting with...
The political parties which are registered under...
A tussle is brewing within the Tamil National...
The discussion in progress
The Institute of National Security Studies (INSS...
The power line that boomerangedBADULLA: The man...
Dr. Bandula Gunawardana
Trade Minister Dr. Bandula Gunawardana told...
Kotugoda Dhammawasa Mahanayaka Thera
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said the Chief...
Kishu Gomes receives the award from Education Reforms State Minister Susil Premjayanth
Celebrity corporate leader Dr. Kishu Gomes was...
A new mobile service using modern technology will...
At the meeting of the Committee on Public...
A climate change combatting initiative of Lankan...
Tuberculosis (TB) remains to be the second most...
The Sri Lanka Magic Circle held its Annual...
The Sri Lanka Institute of Printing has organised...
The Sri Lanka National Commission for UNESCO (...
The shortlist for the Gratiaen Prize 2020 will be...
A kidney is needed for a seriously ill patient....

Feature

Wind and Land, 2017, Pen, Brush and Ink on Drawing Sheet
“In Search of Connection”, a solo exhibition by...
Orhan Pamuk was born on June 7, 1952 and is a...
Mulgirigala, more commonly known as Mulkirigala,...

Features

I’m tired of re-reading the same tips over and...
Sarah and Nicolas, the soon-to-wed couple bring...
To live in safety, with dignity and respect is a...
Different colours and patterns in different regions in the sea
The Black Sea is not black and the White Sea is...
Lord Kuberan occupies an important place in...
Once in a while comes a movie that makes an...
Colombo Fashion Week, popularly known as CFW and...

Health

News Features

It has become apparent that the United Nations...
“Common sense is the most fairly distributed...
The biological diversity of life on earth is...

Business

Vindya Perera 
Brilliant Cuts (Pvt) Ltd won a Bronze award in...
The ComBank Q+ Payment App was downloaded over 2,000 times over the two days of the promotion.
The Commercial Bank of Ceylon completed its QR...
The Kelani Cables team with the award
Kelani Cables PLC won two awards at the 19th SLIM...
Royal Cashews Group Managing Director Dr. Ruwan Wathugala and New Product Development and Research Manager Ruwan Lahiru Danthanarayana with the Award.
Royal Cashews, a cashew processing and exporting...
At the launch of Diyaniya
Eva, a brand of sanitary napkins, is again at the...
Growth prospects are immense if clean and quality stuff is offered at a reasonable price
The catering industry has immense potential to be...
MAC Holdings has appointed Fumio Otani as...
Brand Ambassador, SEA Kitchens, Dharshan Munidasa  with Managing Director, JAT Holdings, Aelian Gunawardene (on right).
JAT Holdings recently appointed renowned chef and...
Headline inflation as measured by the year-on-...
The Bolagala floating agro tourism resort  
The Bolagala Floating Agro Tourism Resort in...
SLASSCOM (Sri Lanka Association for Software...
The Rocell concept store in Galle
Rocell Ceramics opened a fully-fledged Concept...
The agreement was signed by Co-Founder, Zerotrash,  Heminda Jayaweera, President, Consumer Foods, JKH, Daminda Gamlath and  Executive Vice President, Head of Corporate Finance, Group Tax and Social Entrepreneurship Projects, JKH, Nisreen Rehmanjee.
Elephant House has pledged its support for...
The digital chapter of the Federation of...
File picture of a retail clothing store.
The  Sri Lankan retail selling fraternity,...
The panel discussion in progress.
The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) and the...
It has been over a year since Sri Lankans...
All temporary fixes to stop the bleeding have...
(Bloomberg) -- Oil prices dropped as a...
Digital technologies can relieve disruption...
Stuart Gibson, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Hong Kong...
The Rehabilitation of Degraded Agricultural Land...
The corrugated carton industry in Sri Lanka faces...
Brussels/Rome – The Director-General of the Food...
Approval was granted at the Cabinet meeting held...
Naleen Edirisinghe, Senior Deputy General Manager of Pan Asia Bank presents the Merit award to officials of D & D Creations (Pvt) Limited
Pan Asia Bank continues its efforts to recognize...
It was an auspicious occasion for the giants in...
Re-asserting the Company’s stronghold in Sri...
Among other things, banking is first and foremost...
Rohana Dissanayake, Chairman, David Peiris Group  lights the  oil lamp while DPMC, Director (Vehicle Sales) Nalaka Madugalla (centre) and DPMC Director (Parts and  Accesories) Jayantha Ratnayake (right) looks on.
David Peiris Motor Company (Pvt) Ltd. (DPMC)...
Regional Head Mr. Suranjith Ahangama and Head of gold loan Mr. Surendra Rodrigo in the presence of Branch Manager and Senior Management of Alliance Finance and distinguished guests.
Alliance Finance Co. PLC (AFC) refurbished its...
Associated Motor Ways Private Limited (AMW)...
The Swiss and US governments have joined hands to...
“BOC” thanks all Sri Lankans for the People’s...
The fourth installment of CBSL’s ‘Rata Purama...
In Forex markets, the USD/LKR rate on the more...
The Central Bank (CB) and the People’s Bank of...
The trading activity in the secondary bond market...
The Training and Certifications Unit of the...
Union Assurance was recognized as the Most...
The National Savings Bank (NSB) launched the QR...
Jetwing Kandy Gallery recently upgraded its rooms...
This Avurudu season, Pelwatte Dairy is offering...
(Part 7 appeared last week)Buying a stock means...
Merchant Bank of Sri Lanka and Finance PLC has...

Sports

Shashikala Siriwardene plays a shot
Shashikala Siriwardene starred with bat and ball...
Tom Moody (left), Muttiah Muralidaran and Aravinda de Silva (seated) at what was a tell-all media conference
An appeal made by former World Cup winning...
Katherine Diaz
Katherine Diaz, one of El Salvador’s top surfers...
The Senior Division was won by Roy Anthony
Fifteen-year-old golfing sensation Yannik Kumara...
RALS Ranaweera-DSR Dharmasena
Two Sri Lankan war veterans RALS Ranaweera and...
Vibuda Wijebandara
Vibuda Wijebandara produced a fine performance to...
Former Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has...
Mohan de Silva
The incumbent administration of Sri Lanka Cricket...
 Pathum Nissanka Silva acknowledges his century in his first Test
Sri Lanka’s new find on the Caribbean tour Pathum...
Britain’s team during the Opening Ceremony
The 1908 Summer Olympic Games, officially the...
The 62nd Battle of the Babes big match cricket...
Women’s champion Ishara Madurangi receiving the trophy from State Minister Kanaka Hearth the TTASL President-Men’s champion Supuna Warusavithana receiving the trophy
Ishara Madurangi of Ports Authority and Supuna...
Sports Minister Namal Rajapaksa with Sri Lanka...
Ranil Suranga Fernando
Sri Lanka’s basketball community is in shock...
LPI Udaya
Lake House employee LPI Udaya who represented...
Sports Minister Namal Rajapaksa
Motivation is the best form of inspiration that...
Flashback 30 years ago: Muttiah Muralidaran of St...
DISASTROUS – It seems that the obituary for Sri...
St. Joseph’s skipper and spinner Dunith Wellalage...
An unbeaten 91 by Jaan Fernando of Zillion...
Sirimavo Bandaranaike Vidyalaya Colombo crowned...
Mahamaya Girls School, Kandy scored a mammoth 283...
Ananda College and St. Peter’s College settled...
Navy women and Hirdaramani Sports Club women...

Editorial

Sri Lanka has weathered yet another storm at the...

Opinion

A group of IPKF soldiers in Sri Lanka. Pic: Lake House Media Library
In a lofty speech delivered via video to the 75th...
Besieged Northern civilians fleeing to Security Forces controlled areas
My friend Noel Nadesan domiciled in Australia...

Youth Observer

The Ceylon Electricity Board volleyball team...
Australian-American actress and producer Nicole...
Eyes Wide Shut is a 1999 erotic mystery...
Me, myself and I are three English words with...
One day, General Paultre-Lamotte was walking...
The most delicately arched , chiseled and nicely...
Digital literacy has significantly acquired a...
Nihal Senarathne, is not a familiar name in the...
Naomi Osaka’s recent victory at the Australian...

Junior

Nine years ago, my father had to leave us and go...
My favorite book, as you all might have guessed,...
Hot cross buns are an English pastry associated...
It was a dark night when I arrived home after...
Everyone in this world has a favourite sport. It...
CarnotaurusCarnotaurus lived 97 million years ago...
I love my parents for many reasons. Parents are...
One wet Saturday I went for a walk with my friend...
The happiest day of my life was September 1, 2020...
Hello! I am Mrs. Kite and I am going to tell you...
Once upon a time, there lived a poor man. He gets...
Sir Donald Bradman (Australia)Sir Donald George...
Good Friday is the Friday before Easter...
Why is it dark? Cold and cold Who has stolen the...
The sky was painted by an artist Made so pretty...
All had stopped for a long time And all had...
Proverbs are popular, short and wise sayings with...
Phrasal verbs are an important feature of the...
Discourse markers are small words and phrases...
Hello children,We are starting a Recipe Corner to...
Hello Youngsters!We are starting an Achievements...
On March 21, 2021, Earth had its closest...
Vivekananda College, founded 95 years ago during...
My teacher’s name is Anukshie Somaratne. She is...
My school is Wadduwa Central College. It is a...

Marriage Proposals

A well-mannered,​educated & pleasant,​working...
Able G/​B family,​1989 September born,​father...

Obituaries

JAYASURIYA - (MRS INDRA) (MRS. KATULANDA) -...

Montage

The International Children’s Book Fair,...
In 2010, looking at the British university system...

Spectrum

Leaving instructions for what should happen to...
‘Mark Twain’ noted “age is an issue of mind over...

Impact

Of all the modern medical interventions we have...
Osteoarthritis is the most common form of...
Let us first see what the Old Testament has to...
Tea is our pride for the reason that it is the...
The UN Human Rights Council
The international community, through its peculiar...

Classifieds

Printing Machinery for SaleOffset Printing...
Business Premises for Sale/LeaseHikkaduwa Town...
Business OpportunitiesReal estate (land sales...

Week of March 28, 2021