Two youths at the Masjidur Rahman read slogans written by Thawheed members condemning the attack. The slogan dubs a rival mosque moulavi as “Sheikh Prabhakaran”. Pic by Athula Devapriya
“I’d like my brand to be the Gucci of Australia”
The words ‘raise the bar’ keep cropping up. For this petite Sri Lankan, Tokyo, London, Paris, have all been milestones on a path she’s drawn as directionally as any of her cutting edge designs.
CIC looks for new name
Chemical Industries Colombo Plc (CIC) which has seen a major shift in its business model by moving rapidly into the business of agriculture and its production, is planning a name change to reflect the changing character of the Colombo firm famous for its Dulux Paints and fertilizer.
The Bush in Obama
GUANTÁNAMO BAY, CUBA - Hearings are underway in the United States Senate to assess what to do with the 240 detainees still behind bars at Guantánamo Bay, and what will become of the military tribunals and detention without trial that the Bush administration and a compliant Congress put into place.
All smiles at S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike School
The last two years have seen radical developments at the Rajagiriya secondary school, which now boasts a computer lab, a fast-growing library, and a new playing field
Match-fixing allegations rock series
The menace of match-fixing reared its ugly head again with media reports claiming that Pakistan cricketers were approached by bookmakers in Colombo during the recently-concluded Test series against Sri Lanka.
Police search for Islamic preacher
The Government yesterday launched a manhunt for a controversial South Indian Islamic preacher amidst reports that he was responsible for sparking sectarian violence among Muslims in Sri Lanka. Immigration Controller P.A. Abeykoon told the Sunday Times yesterday he had sought Police help to locate the preacher named Kovai Ayoob.
UPFA using displaced people for vote buying in Jaffna
Displaced people in camps in Vavuniya and Jaffna are being used for election propaganda by the ruling United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) for next week’s local polls in the areas, residents said yesterday.
Other News Articles
Kilinochchi GA detained
No sex please, we’re Sri Lankans
Warning bells ring
Govt. exploiting IDPs to get money, charges Ranil
Self-regulation of media works: PCCSL
Media calls for open forum against Press Council re-activation
Un-holy happenings
Just when the people of this country thought the era of blood-letting was over with the defeat of the LTTE, last week's 'Holy War' in Beruwala among sections of Islam's followers came as a jolt.
Public groan likely after loan-Political Column
Folklore has it that the five blind men who touched an elephant had five different descriptions of what the animal looked like.
He stole a march on them with a stolen generation- 5th Column
“Thaaththa,” Bindu Udagedara asked, “what is all this fuss about elephants?”
“I would expect some fuss about elephants, Bindu, this being the Kandy perahera season...” Bindu’s father Percy said.
The pain of parting
They are no longer the happy mothers they used to be… they are sad and dejected because their babies have been snatched away from them.
The annual festival in the South
The festival season continues. While the Kandy Esala pageant is in full swing, the big festival in the South has also begun.

Police search for Islamic preacher
UPFA using displaced people for vote buying in Jaffna
Kilinochchi GA detained
No sex please, we’re Sri Lankans
Warning bells ring
Govt. exploiting IDPs to get money, charges Ranil
Self-regulation of media works: PCCSL
Media calls for open forum against Press Council re-activation
Give priority to education: S. Thomas’ Prep School headmaster
National Language Policy speechless without translators
Baby jumbos’ future depends on experts’ report
Blast bares gas theft: 5 arrested
Election fever grips Jaffna
Sanctions only hurt the poor, FM tells C’wealth meeting
Northern polls: “Forgotten people” to the fore
Throwing net over internet porn
The divided brotherhood
White frock presaged girl’s death
Loud calls from all sides to ban mobile phones in schools
Schools get a rapping over teen suicides
Political Column
Public groan likely after loan
5th Column
He stole a march on them with a stolen generation
The Economic Analysis
The futile continuing controversy on the IMF
Focus on Rights
Collapsing bridges and collapsing public trust
The Bush in Obama
Cory Aquino: Philippine people power heroine dies
Iraq: 29 killed in wave of bombings
US pledge to reduce Afghan deaths
100 on trial after Iran post-poll riots
Sushi and underpants for landed astronaut
  Funday Times
The annual festival in the South
Nature and life -- Poem for the week
Kids World
Learn with Gehan: Birds of Sri Lanka
Endangered animals of Sri Lanka
  Financial Times
CIC looks for new name
PBJ not fit to hold public office-respondent says
Lankan firm produces top rubber glove
Hayleys to shed Lighthouse?
IMF loan: CB to prevent sharp rupee gains
IRD to recover Rs 12 bln tax dues in two years
Small miracle or small mistake
COMMENT - Exposing corruption in Sri Lanka
Attempt to block streams of justice
Call to eliminate permanent tax exemptions
Finlays Tea Estates annual awards ceremony
HSBC top-rated by prestigious magazine for its Internet banking
Forex fraud at Ceylinco Shriram Ltd revealed
UK freight forwarder invests in Sri Lanka
SIA opens new service centre at Ion Orchard
BOI receives ISO 9001:2000 accreditation
Kanchana Ratwatte gets new post
Lankan firms should look to invest in India
SCB CEO aggressively pushed for hedging deals-former employee
CSE to set up in Jaffna
Prolink Atom Netbook introduced
One computer for every 100 children today
Seminar on directors’ responsibilities during a financial crisis
Fitch confirms HNB National Rating
Office bearers of the Sunday Times Business Club
Mobile phones for inward remittances, awaiting guidelines
JKH profits down, but optimistic about the future
Seylan Bank shows Rs 188 mln profit in 6-mth period
Sri Lankan elected President of CNA World in Italy
29 GK-affiliated companies to be listed in the CSE
Airtel to go to East by year-end
CBL to launch medicinal garlic in pure bees honey
Ogilvy Action marks 10 years
Competition from India to increase with peace
Book Review
IMF: Government committed to implementing programme
IMF facility is good for the country- readers say
Fund to monitor foreign commercial borrowings and re-payments
Sri Lanka targets Northeast for tourism expansion
Recovering EPF contributions
ICASL seminar on Companies Act
Hameedia launches in the Maldives
Golden Key depositor commits suicide

Match-fixing allegations rock series
Taking it in stride
Sports Ministry concerned about SLC developments
Like the sailors going to sea
Looking for the next step
Set up by pacies; Kapugedera delivers
A new Vaas in the making
Aney is it true ?
Sahan to make rowing an art in America
Dissanayake family Tennis; Dissanayake’s family sport
Royal makes it a triple in London
Sporting skills of new Navy Commander
Munaweera in cracking form -Under 23 cricket
Sattar, Aslam, Hashim and Sirisoma enter semis
Colombo Rowing Club wins regatta with ease
Ratnam prevail in penalty shoot out 3-0
Kandy wins league championship for the ninth time
Chinese shuttlers will be in action in Lanka
Griffin girls here next year
Kinross sea swim will continue today
All smiles at S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike School
Handling examination stress
At Regent College 'The End of Education is Character'
A career in Graphic Design for Sri Lankan Graduates of ACU National
ANC Awards Night
Obtain a world class Engineering Degree in ICT, Mechatronics, Electronics and Civil
CIMA Lanka records the highest ever passes
ICASL celebrates Golden Jubilee in Kandy
Middlesex University launches scholarship scheme for ICBT students
SLIM Business School provides a top lecture panel for CIM success
Congratulations to CIM Sri Lankan prize winners from SBS
Revolutionising Design Education in SL
Become a regional player with CPM (Asia)

The pain of parting
Reef raiders making coral tombs
The success story is written on the faces of those helped
Kala Korner by Dee Cee
Colombo Colombo: A magical take on different slices of life
Responding to the call of birds with brush strokes
Segar’s many moods
Gratitude – Cultivating this rare noble virtue
Step into a historical journey through artefacts
Tea treat at Hilton’s t-Bar
How the wave shaped survivors’ lives
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  A viola and piano treat from Ashan and Eshatha
  Accent on climate change
  magazine -- Cover of the week
Mirror Magazine Articles
  Bluesy sound of Magic Vinyl
  Moblin : The other netbook OS
  Improving English debating
  Angels and Demons (2009)
  Six yards of grace
  Flourishing moves
TV Times Articles
  French gift for Lankan soldiers
  Expansion of Ni-Ro to NIRO 4
  Annual Ballet Concert of Russian School of Ballet
  ‘Kanyavi’ salutes the role of woman
  ‘Akasa Kusum’ goes skyward
  Apprentices at work
  Forrest Gump, Oscar winning journey to history
  ‘Sulanga’ blows over the town
  ‘Slow Food Sri Lanka’ unveils at Mount Lavinia Hotel
  Robin Hood on Rupavahini
  New board for Institute of Hospitality 
  Bankers Night at ‘Margarita Blue’
  Alston promotes Sri Lanka in Malaysia
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