In Pictures: Second day of the Gangarama Navam Perahera

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February 20, 2019 06:19 pm

Captured here are images from the second day of the Gangarama Navam Perahera which took place yesterday. Pix by Sameera Weerasekera ...

In pictures: Gangarama Perahera

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February 19, 2019 02:00 pm

The Gangarama Navam Perahera will take procession today for the second day. The perahera which began yesterday will start from W. A. D. Ramanayake Mawatha and ...

'Missing Lovers' : Reflections by families of the disappeared

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February 18, 2019 03:58 pm

Marking Valentines Day in a different way, Colombo-based NGOs brought families of the disappeared from across the country to an event called ‘Missing Lovers’ held in...

Field trip to Hikkaduwa National Park organised by the WNPS

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February 18, 2019 10:17 am

The Wildlife and Nature Protection Society (WNPS) of Sri Lanka is organising a field trip to Hikkaduwa National Park on Feb 23. The Hikkaduwa National Park is one of thr...

Indian Cultural Centre presents Meghna Das

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February 14, 2019 06:27 pm

The Swami Vivekananda Cultural Centre, High Commission of India, Colombo will be presenting Meghna Das, an Odissi exponent from India on February 18, 2019 at 6.00pm at SVCC audi...

US Indo-Pacific Command declares open two schools refurbished at a cost of Rs 190 m

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February 14, 2019 02:43 pm

The US Indo-Pacific Command (INDOPACOM) recently declared open two schools in Nintavur and Soodaikkudah which were renovated at a cost of over Rs 190 million. Anthony Re...

Space Office opens newest showroom at Elvitigala Mawatha

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February 13, 2019 05:12 pm

Space Office, a part of Space Furniture, with showrooms in Town Hall and Jawatte Road, have opened up their newest showroom at No. 421, Elvitigala Mawatha, Colombo 5. ...

'He Comes From Jaffna' directed by Jith Peiris at the Lionel Wendt this week

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February 11, 2019 02:08 pm

‘He Comes from Jaffna’ is a beautiful piece of theatre that portrays a time gone by. But, as the cast show us, the deeper message embedded in it is that sometimes it...

In Pictures: Chinese New Year celebrations at the Shangri-La Hotel

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February 11, 2019 01:54 pm

Staying true to their traditions, Shangri-La Hotel in Colombo once again went all out for Chinese New Year, marking the Year of the Pig with a tasteful celebration of culture, u...

Government of India offers Lankan nationals scholarships to study Hindi

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February 11, 2019 01:29 pm

The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India is offering scholarships to Sri Lankan nationals to study Hindi at the Kendriya Hindi Sansthan (Central Institute...

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