Sound of Music media event

Comments - 0 / January 12, 2018 03:30 pm

Cinnamon Life, in partnership with Broadway Asia International, recently held an event to introduce Broadway theatre to Sri Lanka with the Andrew Lloyd Webber and David Ian Production with the Sound of Music as the inaugural production. The show w...

Parliament in chaos as Bond report fails to be tabled

Comments - 1 / January 12, 2018 09:40 am

Parliamentary proceedings descended into fisticuffs when a brawl erupted in the House after the Speaker failed to obtain and table the bond report in Parliament.  Protests began when Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe began reading a stateme...

Election laws to be strictly enforced

Comments - 0 / January 12, 2018 09:37 am

With less than five weeks left for local elections, parties and independent groups have started their campaigns with strict warnings from the Election Commission against violating regulations. Commissioner General (CG) of Elections, Mahinda Deshap...

NERD roofing sheets out of cement and sand

Comments - 0 / January 10, 2018 11:23 am

Ministry of Science and Technology Secretary Udaya Seneviratne said the National Engineering Research and Development (NERD) Centre has developed a roofing sheet out of cement and sand. Here he speaks to Times Online about the roofing sheets. ...

Home for art

Comments - 0 / January 10, 2018 11:07 am

A place for street artists to permanently display their works of art have come up along Green Path. Times Online caught up with local artists on their views on the initiative. ...

New Year’s Eve at Colombo Hilton

Comments - 0 / January 05, 2018 12:52 pm

The following footage was captured at the Hilton on New Year’s Eve 2017. ...

Sri Lanka’s new national coach speaks to Times Online

Comments - 0 / January 03, 2018 12:38 pm

Sri Lanka’s new national coach Chandika Hathurusingha has given himself three years to turn the team around before heading back to his family in Australia—and his first priority will be to ensure that his charges win every match played...

31st night in Colombo

Comments - 0 / January 03, 2018 12:06 pm

Captured here is footage of the fireworks and 31st night celebrations in Colombo and around the Galle Face area. ...

Christmas in Colombo

Comments - 0 / December 29, 2017 12:54 pm

Catching a glimpse of the decorations and the lights around Colombo city   ...

Mass wedding for Chinese couples

Comments - 0 / December 21, 2017 04:13 pm

Fifty couples from China tied the knot in Colombo recently in a mass wedding ceremony. Captured here are highlights from the ceremony. ...

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