While voting goes on, so do violations
Two hours after polling began for the Southern Provincial Council elections yesterday, Police were seen still removing cutouts and banners put up in violation of election laws. This scene was captured at Elpitiya, in the Galle district. Pic by Gemunu Wellage.
Travelling along with Afdhel
The Big Apple has been kind to Afdhel Aziz. Having moved to New York a year ago, he says his favourite thing about the city is the food. “Everyone here is a foodie, from the businessmen to the cab drivers.
Colombo stock market trading soars
Capital market road shows in Singapore and other Asian countries will start next month in a move designed to attract foreign investment into Colombo’s thriving stock market.
Hostages taken, 10 dead as militants attack PAK army HQ

Militants who tried to storm Pakistan's army headquarters Saturday have taken 10 to 15 hostages after a firefight that left six soldiers and four attackers dead, officials said.

How to get along with others

By : Prasanna Perera, Marketing and Management Consultant, Chartered Marketer, CIM, U.K. Everything is connected to everything else. We live in a huge system in which every action has a reaction.

The marked enemy
On November 10, 2007, ex-Sri Lanka skipper Marvan Atapattu unleashed a surprise attack on his country's selectors and the cricket board. This was on the third day of the first Test against Australia at the Gabba in Brisbane.

SL envoy summoned by State Dept

The United States has lodged a “strong protest” to Sri Lanka over remarks by Prime Minister, Ratnasiri Wickremanayake, on state radio that Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has forgotten the “Monica Lewinsky episode” and should “put her house in order.” .......

Indian MPs here to go where Lankan MPs can’t

Ten Indian MPs from Tamil Nadu arrived in Colombo yesterday to assess the ground situation in the northern and eastern camps for the internally displaced people.........

Other News Articles
IMF reviews vote on account
Visit to east cancelled
Average turnout at Southern polls
After the violence, a show of voter apathy
Lanka - US in diplomatic ding - dong duel
Dealing with the US
New US Ambassador Patricia Butenis tried her utmost for a 'new beginning' to the plunging bi-lateral relations between the two countries.

The Fonseka factor excites Rajapaksa Govt. - Political Column

For President Mahinda Rajapaksa, the daily schedule in the past days has been punishing. He dashed from town to town, village to village in an Air Force VIP helicopter. His ministers and UPFA stalwarts assigned specific sectors for yesterday's Southern Provincial elections, were all on the ground and busy.
Inflation figures: Facts and fiction - The Economic Analysis
The good news for consumers is that prices are coming down. That is not quite correct, but it is this tricky statistic that confuses people. When the Central Bank announced that “Inflation falls further to a five years’ low of 0.7%”, it did not mean that prices are coming down.
Jaffna jottings - 1943
“Convoy ahead! Please dim your lights.” A military motor-cyclist was speaking.“Get off the road! Hurry!” ordered another.
Bandaranaike at Oxford: faces invisible barriers
Prime Minister S.W.R.D. Bandaranaike, the victim of an assassin's bullet fifty years ago, was known for his oratory from his undergraduate days at the Oxford University. Equally interesting was his writing.

SL envoy summoned by State Dept
Indian MPs here to go where Lankan MPs can’t
Visit to east cancelled
IMF reviews vote on account
Average turnout at Southern polls
Pak team on Tiger trail
Seeking gems while building rural roads?
Kandy lawyers protest high-handed action of cops
UNP to boycott State ‘political’ events
Inter-monsoon period setting in
Political tussle leads to seminar cancellation
Duo nabbed for running bogus kachcheri
Tamil and Muslim parties shed differences for the sake of IDPs
Media snubbed by Mayor
Ejected hawkers back in business
Invasive plant eating into farm land
Talk at the Cafe Spectator
Fire and fury all the way
After the violence, a show of voter apathy
Grads vow to protest till jobs are found
Lanka - US in diplomatic ding - dong duel
Official lethargy and woes of the fisher community
Deniyaya ire and Anamaduwa fire
Human trafficking gets passing mention in UN report
Political Column
The Fonseka factor excites Rajapaksa Govt.
5th Column
We’re sickening tired of your Hillaryous remarks
The Economic Analysis
Inflation figures: Facts and fiction
Emergency debate loses sting as money talk generates heat
Focus on Rights
Convenient bogeys and the real fear
  Financial Times
Colombo stock market trading soars
Garment sector picking up
Supreme Court considers F&G restructuring plan, special Trust
Foreign fund gets 10% in Ceylinco Insurance
CB withdraws 20% bonus interest on RFC/NRFC accounts
HNB brokers name change
COMMENT - Emerging out of poverty
An objective analysis of tea imports for re-export
Expatriate workers rights in the US
Asia Cap group goes to the North
Visit of high-powered US biz delegation to Sri Lanka
IFC-supported Business Cells to help small enterprises grow in Sri Lanka
Focus on governance challenges at CIMA Summit 2009
ACHIEVERS award for Mayfair Lanka (Pvt) Ltd
UN-HABITAT Business Award for Dr Darin Gunesekera
Sri Lankans down 1 million litres of
Deutsche launches mobile authorisation in Sri Lanka
EWIS frontier systematic e-waste management in Sri Lanka
Emirates Airport Services moves to new office at BIA
Oil exploration in the Mannar Basin
Lanka's FDI must double - CB Governor
Plenty Foods to train IDPs in corn growing
Trade delegation from Mahratta, India visits FCCISL
Rural Sri Lanka drives FMCG growth - Nielsen data shows
Emirates’ Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa opens in Australia
Plantation companies say management fees brought down
Sri Lanka poised for BPO growth - Aegis, India
BOI meets Vietnam delegation
Troubled Okanda Finance seeks liquidation
Ceylinco Life helps two schools in Trincomalee
Asia Miles named “Best Frequent Flyer Programme”
Asset quality of finance companies deteriorating - RAM Ratings
Ambitious target of 2.5 mln tourists in 2016 achievable- industry official
Local NGO prepares new measurement for housing
Deepal on ‘new ideas’ at TMC Kalutara
ComBank presents computers to Vocational Training Centre in Tellipallai
Tourism employees stage protest
No alcohol on New Year’s Eve
FR case against SLT dismissed
Unlawful privatisations in Lanka – Role of the Auditors
Wonder drugs cost less and saves lives- DPJ Chairman
Fitch says fiscal targets are ambitious
Hedging case resumes in Supreme Court
Ceylinco Insurance - Maldives announces 70 % interim dividend

The marked enemy
No. 2 slot at stake
One in Pakistan and the other in Sri Lanka
Oooops! You tackled the wrong guy - the funny side of refereeing
World Cup 2011: Ijaz advises ICC not to schedule Pakistan’s matches in India
Angelo Perera’s 178 give NCC edge over Army
Yasoma Punchihewa funeral today
Munchee Glucofit Sixes on Friday
Encouraging fare at CDA C’ships
Dulanjana and Raninda give Wesley a flying start
CEAT awards on Oct. 30
St. Sylvester’s stall Dharmaraja
Mercantile Rugby Sevens on Oct 16
Martros 2009 schools athletics on Oct 17
Time runs out for Maliyadeva
Lankans will open tour in Mumbai
Tomorrow that never came for C.H. Gunasekera (Jnr.)
Boku Diraals
Aussies building on young blood
Tao wins boy’s U-18 title
A post-mortem on Sri Lanka’s performance in the ICC Tournament
The era of the Buultjens’
Right of reply
Jayasuriya House overall champs
Meeting Bruce Lee’s teacher was an experience of a lifetime

Jaffna jottings - 1943
Black Sunday on beach
Innocent youths in camps are waiting to rejoin society -- Letter to the editor
A fast track to Jaffna is what the country needs – to avert future wars -- Letter to the editor
Sharks close-up -- Letter to the editor
Hats off to Buddhist Channel team -- Letter to the editor
She went out of her way to brighten her part of Planet Earth -- Appreciation
He saw to it that rural people got the best of dental services -- Appreciation
Rugby stalwart doctor was a man for all seasons -- Appreciation
More room at Sahanaya Resource Centre
Encounter with leopards: Like watching a wildlife film
New look Beddagana
Keeping cancer at bay
A monk in a pick-up heading for the Wanni
When four hands flowed together in balance
It’s picture perfect copper
The beautiful and the practical
National Council members bring a smile to children
Await! Sea Anglers next outing
People and Events
Other Magazine Articles
  Travelling along with Afdhel
  A view from the other side
  A kitchen of many an aroma and taste
  Alex is back to delight
  Behind many leading choirs, was this one man
  magazine -- Cover of the week
Mirror Magazine Articles
  Business minded
  Devising fun
  Star-studded evening
  The Bard’s grand finale
  Doing what’s best for you
TV Times Articles
  Dalreen: ‘Life of Songs’
  Golden memories: Sundown musical evening by Spirit
  An Evening with Nimal Jayamanne
  Horror and Humour
  G. I. Joe in town
  Prof. Sarathchandra felicitates
  Roshan brings R2U
  ‘Cherrio Sergeant’ to support ‘Freedom Home’
  ‘Gone with the Wind’
  Hotel Topaz : Top attraction in the hills
  ‘Original’ Oktoberfest at the Hilton
  Funday Times
Bandaranaike at Oxford: faces invisible barriers
Symbiotic Spiders
My toy vehicles -- A Poem for the week
Learn with Gihan: Birds of Sri Lanka - Number 08
A tough decision
Kids World
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