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Week of January 24, 2021

News

Health officials held a dry run of Covid-19...
The Government Medical Officers’ Association (...
The Secretary, Ministry of Wildlife Conservation...
Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi has tested...
Two new airlines have begun flights to Sri Lanka...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa yesterday said that...
The government will present its response to the...
Sri Lanka Navy (SLN) maintained its stand that...
The Paddy Marketing Board (PMB), Deputy General...
Patients after cataract surgeries
HelpAge Eye Hospital that performs free cataract...
Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and Chief...
The Public Health Inspectors who conducted...
  Migrant workers arriving in Colombo
The Sri Lanka Embassy in Oman in collaboration...
The Government has commenced the program to...
Serial entrepreneur and Silicon Valley investor...
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has appointed a...
The Foreign Ministers of Sri Lanka and the...

Feature

The comet of Morehouse, photographed in 1908.
The comet NEOWISE (C/2020 F3) was first...
A musical comedy that captures the melodies and...
Chamara Janaraj Peiris’s Candy Lamissi, a YouTube...
Sunil Wijeratna - an exemplary dual citizenSunil...

Features

The Chinese Community in Sri LankaWe went through...
Sri Lankan tourism is a key contributor to the...
What we all desire to see in life is positivity...
Continued from last weekSarah and Nicolas drive...
It has been declared that due to human behaviour...
Life comes across in the Golden Age in the...
Although we have advanced scientifically, we have...

Health

News Features

The world continues to be amidst a serious...
Happiness depends on ourselves, on cultivation of...
There is much ado about the claims that the 1956...
Sri Lanka is ‘ready and open’ to welcome back our...
The Oxford Dictionary defines ‘new normal as ‘A...
A British Guardian article that’s written by a...

Business

Oppo has launched the newest Oppo A15 in Sri...
Some of the old documents
George Steuart & Co has launched a project to...
Manuja Hewawasam
Royal Nursing Home (Pvt) Ltd which introduced a...
Quality is defined as, “The standard of something...
SDB bank pushed ahead with its program of digital...
oDoc, one of the first companies to launch a...
In the Forex market, The USD/Re. rate on spot...
From left: Director, Sterling Automobiles Lanka, Renuka Wijesiriwardane,  DGM, Retail and SME Banking, Hatton National Bank, Sanjay Wijemanne  and  CEO, Sterling Automobiles Lanka, Rangana Koralage.
Sterling Automobiles Lanka has teamed up with...
DFCC Bank has embarked on an aggressive card...
CEO Dr Mahesha Ranasoma and the senior team breaking ground
GRI laid the foundation stone for the second...
Swadeshi has launched its newest herbal soap for...
SLT-MOBITEL has teamed up with the Sri Lanka...
Vindya Perera
Brilliant Cuts (Pvt) Ltd has been introducing a...
The Chairman of the People’s Bank and People’s Leasing, Sujeewa Rajapakse presents a cheque for Rs. 5 million to the Secretary to the President Dr. P. B. Jayasundara. Former CEO and GM of PLC, Sabry Ibrahim looks on.
People’s Leasing & Finance PLC (PLC) has...
Aitken Spence PLC and the Aitken Spence Hotel...
SLT-Mobitel will launch the ‘Power to Your Dreams...
In 2019, Sri Lanka recorded the highest reported...
Last year was a nightmare for marketers all over...
It’s hard enough to be successful and work your...
Headline inflation as measured by the year-on...
The Central Bank has received information...
The economic impact of Covid-19 on the world’s...
The Colombo International Financial City, an...
DFCC Bank has identified key sectors to support...
The country’s gross official reserves are in a...
The Government and the Central Bank will continue...
Café Kai at Hilton Colombo has introduced 11...
Tharanga Lanka Weerawardana
Alaris Lanka Pvt Ltd conducted a press conference...
Cenmetrix was recently awarded a project to...
Hayleys Solar was commissioned to install a roof...
The BMICH organized a religious event followed by...
This new range was launched at the Ministry of Trade recently. The occasion was graced by Minister of Trade,  Bandula Gunawardane, Secretary to the Ministry of Trade Ms. Badhranie Jayawardena, Chairman/Managing Director of State Trading Coporation,  Yoga Perera, CEO of Lanka Sathosa, Major Aruna Pandithage, Chairman/Managing Director of ReeBonn Lanka Pvt Limited, Kanishka Gamanayake,   Prasanna Hennayake, Kanishka Bandarathilake and other senior officials.
ReeBonn Lanka (Pvt) Limited partnered with Sri...
Benefitting from the gradual normalising of...
Bitcoin tumbled below $30,000 on Thursday, as the...
The secondary bond market closed the week ending...
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is...

Sports

Andy Murray
Five-time finalist Andy Murray will miss the...
Suresh Subramanium
President of the National Olympic Committee (NOC...
Niroshan Dickwella
Misses his maiden ton by eight runs after...
Sebastian Coe
The rescheduled Tokyo Games may have to be held...
Alex Hales
Former England captain Michael Vaughan says...
What else can gutless batting do than gut the...
Sachini Perera
Sachini Perera of the Army set a new Sri Lanka...
FLASHBACK: Umesha Thimeshani of Devapathiraja...
Mohammed Siraj
HYDERABAD AFP: India bowler Mohammed Siraj has...
The South Asian Gold Cup Football Championship...
The Sri Lanka Netball Federation (SLNF) last week...
Dhammika Hewawasam (right) the principal of St. Thomas’ College Matale receiving a Token of Appreciation at the inauguration of the Thomians Cricket Wing
The unveiling of the Thomians’ Past Cricket...
Yasitha de Silva in action during the final
New men’s singles tennis champion Yasitha de...
Then Prince, now King of Spain, Philip VI leads the Spanish Olympic team as the flag bearer at the Opening Ceremony
The 1992 Summer Olympics, officially known as the...
The Sri Lanka Volleyball Federation (SLVF) is to...
NEW DELHI: After India ended Australia’s 32-year...
Ben Stokes and Jofra Archer
England on Thursday named Ben Stokes and Jofra...
Award winning veteran author Lalith Gunawardana...
The current National Chess Champion -under 14 Susal de Silva
The Chess Federation of Sri Lanka has decided to...
Mohamed Marzook
Boxing is not a sport for the faint-heart as it...
TOKYO AFP: Japan dismissed a report claiming...
The Open ranking table tennis championship...
Match fixing, club fixing, fitness fixing, coach...
Schools in Kandy are awaiting a shortened version...
The National Shooting Sport Federation (NSSF) of...

Editorial

Asked to name a field or endeavour that was hit...

Opinion

In continuing last week’s article on how lies...

Youth Observer

There are as many definitions of poetry as there...
Education is a prominent factor that drives...
Female artistes around the world have achieved...
The legendary screen presence, Marlon Brando...
The wind that shakes the barley is a 2006 war...
Sri Lankan women’s tennis top seed Anika...
Continued from last week…“Eight shots of tequila...
A cynic may ask: “Is there a thing called true...
Anushka Deshani Kulathunga
Music is a powerful mantra that touches the...
The local VFX community is, for the most part,...
1) No more negative self-talkThe American Heart...
Over the past couple of years more and more...
Death-crossing, the Great DivideAwaiting the...

Junior

York International School, Kadawatha celebrated...
We went on a trip to Nuwara Eliya during August,...
I have an ambition from my childhood. It is to...
Covid-19 is a deadly disease that started...
Flying kites is a very interesting activity....
At this very moment my thoughts go back to that...
The Junior Observer is a magazine that is issued...
Sri Lankan student Aamina Musthafa from Birrong...
Nasty little mosquito You nasty little one You...
Night sky, Bright sky, I wonder how it would feel...
Corona came to our country It crashes our normal...
Pamaa Wee Ena Wasanthaya, the Zoom Live in...
My doll’s name is Rokan. She is one-year-old. She...
TurtlesThere are many species of turtles living...

Marriage Proposals

Ably qualified kind and caring daughter sought...
About Horana Bodu Govi 5’3’’ Government English...

Obituaries

FERNANO - PHILIP (Former Deputy-Editor and...

World

Less than a week after launching the world’s...
A second coronavirus vaccine manufacturer has...
FLORIDA, Jan. 22. (BBC) - Donald Trump has vowed...
HONG KONG, Jan. 22 - Alibaba Group founder Jack...
India ready to put controversial laws on hold for 18 months
NEW DELHI, Jan. 23 - India’s government has...
President Joe Biden and First Lady Dr. Jill Biden watch fireworks from the White House alongside family members (AFP)
WASHINGTON, Jan 22 - A star-studded concert has...

Montage

The adda magazine is seeking translated work from...
Irushi Tennakoon, is a familiar name in the rare...

Spectrum

To celebrate the 100 th birth anniversary of...

Impact

Some critics say that the Executive Presidency is...
Having a cancer is one of the most unfortunate...
The College of Anaesthesiologists and...
The University of Jaffna is a State university....
There is a grave need for Sri Lanka in this...
George Bernard Shaw said,” If you have an apple...

Classifieds

Estates for SaleBulathkohupitiya - Well...
Business Premises for SaleArugambay 8 family room...
Business OpportunitiesAn export oriented Company...
Suzuki Cars for SaleCelorio - Suzuki ZXI mile...

Week of January 24, 2021