.Amidst speculation of a rift between them, President Mahinda Rajapaksa and Chief of Defence Staff Sarath Fonseka are seen in friendly conversation at the Army Tattoo held yesterday at the Premadasa Stadium to mark the Army’s 60th anniversary. With them is Army Commander Jagath Jayasuriya. Pic by Sanka Vidanagama
In step with Mahesh and Menaka
They leap, twirl, and arch their backs with an agility that most of us can only dream of. Mahesh Umagiliya and Menaka Jayasuriya, founders of the Meranga Dance Academy are dancers with a passion for their art, evident in their every sweeping movement and graceful tilt of head.
Crisis over Russia’s import duty on tea
A major crisis is brewing in the tea industry over Russia’s excessive duties on Sri Lankan tea bag imports which has created huge problems for local packers.
Pakistan army starts S.Waziristan ground assault
Pakistan's army began a ground operation against Taliban militants in the South Waziristan region on the Afghan border, with soldiers advancing from three directions, officials said.
Enhance your career through tourism studies at TAFE NSW - Western Sydney Institute
TAFE NSW - Western Sydney Institute is at the cutting edge in vocational education and training internationally in the area of tourism and hospitality under the leadership of Ms Anne Goonetilleke, Director Education.
Rupees 10 million security bill for SLC
In this post-war era where everything is simmering down to its former perspective, Sri Lanka Cricket has spent a staggering 10,066,223 rupees for security during the Pakistan and New Zealand Cricket tours of Sri Lanka.
Bill of health for the pill
Infertility? Cancer? Mood swings? Weight gain? The threat of one of these, let alone all four is enough to put a woman off the pill forever; but despite their worrisome reputation, birth control pills are among the most reliable forms of contraception.
Selyn takes Sri Lanka's handloom industry to greater heights

Mrs. Sandra Wanduragala is a classic example of a modern business woman who has through her own self determination, commitment and leadership achieved great heights in the business world.

Now Pakistan unhappy

Pakistan has expressed displeasure over a Cabinet Minister’s remarks that destabilization in that country continues since late General Zia ul Haq staged a coup d’état.

Raj’s arrest triggers panic in Lanka
Sri Lankan-born billionaire businessman Raj Rajaratnam's arrest in the United States on Friday on an alleged US$ 20 million insider trading charges has hit Sri Lanka like a thunderbolt with not only the Colombo Securities & Exchange Commission(SEC) here scrambling to check whether his million-dollar dealings bordered on any illegality, but also high-level politicians under a cloud for involvement with him.
Other News Articles
India assures Lanka of safeguarding democracy
UPFA rift booms into blows
No stitch in time
Talk at the Cafe Spectator

The rot goes on

The elections to the Southern Provincial Council have just been concluded, and the people of this country were witness to the same election violence and election violations that prevailed in the elections in the East, Uva, Sabaragamuwa, North Central Province etc., etc.
From Hero to Zero: The Fonseka fallout - Political Column
The rain clouds over Colombo provided some shade from an otherwise sultry morning last Monday. Below, at its sports grounds, the Sri Lanka Army, celebrating its 60th anniversary, was adding another chapter to its chequered history.
All a-tremble with excitement to win the next election-5th Column

“Thaaththa,” Bindu Udagedera asked, “who won the election?”
“Which election are you talking about?” Bindu’s father Percy asked, “so many people are talking about so many elections these days...”

The Mission of hope
In 2006, Tharushan Pathirajah, just one year old was diagnosed with a rare congenital anomaly of the heart. While his doctors had given up hope for the child, his desperate mother pressed on in her search of funds to have the complex surgery that was required to save his life.
Trouble in the palace of Kotte
King Buwanekabahu welcomed the envoy who came from Sitawaka and asked him what the message was about. It was a letter from King Mayadunne asking for pardon, for whatever wrongs he had committed. The message added that he was agreeable to a peace treaty.

Now Pakistan unhappy
Lanka likely to lose GSP Plus
Raj’s arrest triggers panic in Lanka
India assures Lanka of safeguarding democracy
UPFA rift booms into blows
No stitch in time
Talk at the Cafe Spectator
Lahore cricket horror: Top terrorist to say more
Ministry roundly jabbed over vaccine
Self-assessment suits an advanced tax culture, but not this country
President invites Lankan expats to join development programme
Journalist in exile vows to fight on for media freedom in Sri Lanka
MP says ex-militants gunning for him
Lanka editor arrested, grilled and released for Fonseka story
Opening IDP gates to mend DPL fences
Child abuse cases cry out in High Courts
SC queries Minister on status of legislation
Boat people call off hunger strike amid impasse
22 days at sea, 6 weeks on Christmas Island and back to SL
Now more than ever; time to able Disability Rights Bill
Youths caught in the act of selling off stolen Montero
Child sacrifice to locate hidden treasure?
Opposition: Guardian of liberal democracy
SC orders more facilities for disabled
Lyceum temporarily closed
Post-mortem: SPC elections
For IDP children, food becomes medicine
Iran scoffs at US and its threats -- Interview
Political Column
From Hero to Zero: The Fonseka fallout
5th Column
All a-tremble with excitement to win the next election
The Economic Analysis
Export led growth or bust
Not issued with this week
Focus on Rights
Do we actually have the right to protest?
Pakistan army starts S.Waziristan ground assault
Maldives sends climate SOS with undersea cabinet
Somali Islamists publicly whip women for wearing bras
Bofors case: Muddy spot on Singh’s white clothes
Rajapaksa, not Obama, should be given Nobel Peace Prize
Bill of health for the pill
A happy b’day indeed!
Heat and horror
When you can’t hold on
Hit the 40s? Watch out for peri menopause symptoms
Keep those caries at bay
Exercise to beat knee pain
  Financial Times
Crisis over Russia’s import duty on tea
Misconceptions about CRIB
PBJ case: Genuine error over judgment copy stir
Sri Lanka succeeds in US$500 mln bond offer
Ten bidders for British High Commission property
Millicom's Tigo to be sold to Etisalat
Landmark Asiri Central Hospital closes
Important to maintain good relations with the West
Investment by the private sector
IMF: Fresh hurdle over budget issue
American investors see opportunities in Sri Lanka
SEC issues severe reprimand on U.H Dharmadasa
Lankan born Raj Rajaratnam arrested for insider trading
Central Bank – beware of gold sale scam
SC orders to seize Sicille's bank account
London Stock Exchange Group CEO visiting Colombo
Top HSBC Asia Pacific's official visiting here
Want to join the Sunday Times Business Club?
Judgments of 7- judge bench in PBJ case
FCCISL, selected regional chambers in IT training scheme
Ceyline maritime campus in Jaffna
Seminar on 'Social and Business Etiquette'
US$ 150 million committed for Northern reconstruction to date
Hotel sector to outperform in post-war Sri Lanka
Fair trade concept growing across the world
Fitch rates Sri Lanka's upcoming Benchmark Bond Issue 'B+'
Malaysian investor to provide IT enabled telecom solutions
Spence Hotels' gains from expansionary drive - report
Why Social Marketing?
Government urges US investment
Hedging case postponed
SAARC Governors meet
3,400 items can enter US duty-free under US GSP, but Sri Lankan exports paying duty
CSE will minimize downtime if web crashes again
New ILO study on the effects of the economic crisis
“Unlawful privatizations in Lanka- Role of the Auditors” -- Right of Reply
Access Engineering gets ISO 14001:2004 Certification
Ceylinco company changes name
Hayleys Agro partners Eastern farmers in gherkin and paddy project
New company to cater to Micro-Finance
Hayleys Consumer unveils new products
Golden Key: Now clashes between depositors
'Deposit shield' for car engines
Plantation companies agree to fix wage problems
The Bank with a heart - my foot !!! -- Letter
Depositors reject Ceylinco Shriram repayment plan
World Bank-IFC ranks BOI as the best in South Asia
Corruption in govt. hospitals hurting the vulnerable
Garment exports show signs of recovery in August
CCI urges banks to reschedule loans of Condominium contractors
Lankem Paints at 'EuroCoat 2009 Barcelona’
Depositors reject Ceylinco Shriram repayment plan
Former SriLankan CEO Hill now heads Oman Air
Rate of inflation to increase in coming months, but at 'subdued levels'
SLT cash generation strong despite pressure on profits-Fitch

Rupees 10 million security bill for SLC
Cricket on its road to destiny
Captaincy and ground reality
The rugby Olympians
Aney Is it True ?
SLC umpires Committee in trouble
Shanuka’ double ton puts Bloomfield in box seat
Former skipper Kumble questions Dravid’s axing
Another feather in Thangaraja’s cap
Battle for the ‘Crossed oars’ at the Beira lake
Ananda College Under 12 & 16 Chess Champions
Zahira team for contest in New Delhi
Dasti summoned by President Zardari over outburst
Pollard powers T&T to unlikely victory
Somerset Sabres all but out
Ave Maria win at chess
Jaffna stuns STC
One billion won for a win
  Free Hold
Selyn takes Sri Lanka's handloom industry to greater heights
Nivasie Developers - Your ideal investment for life
House of Maliban - Sri Lanka's number one choice
R&G obtains sole agency for Fullmark product in Sri Lanka
ABC Trade and Investments head office relocates
Aquafresh Natural Spring Water proves its superiority with compliance with Dutch HACCP
Enhance your career through tourism studies at TAFE NSW - Western Sydney Institute
‘The University of Melbourne hosts event for parents and friends’
ICBT CAMPUS introduces Dual HND Qualifications
An Online Programme -on teaching students with Specific Learning Disabilities
Java Sri Lanka Kandy 2009
Postgraduate Education at University of Westminster, London
Certified Internal Auditor certification for internal auditors
Seminar on "Influencing the Future- Future Scanning Masterclass"
Turn to the Award Winning Institute for CIM
Metropolitan College with A New Look 2010
A culturally friendly Counselling Diploma
NEXT - The largest CIM Institute creates history again
NEXT launches International Business Degrees
Intra university speech contest of the University of Moratuwa

The Mission of hope
Away he goes on a rope
Letter to police top brass from victim of traffic cop corruption -- Letter to the editor
Mother speaks - like an angel from heaven -- Letter to the editor
Alligator weed is not ‘mukunuwenna’ -- Letter to the editor
Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall -- Letter to the editor
Should monks be in the driving seat? -- Letter to the editor
A visionary politician who played the game as it should be played -- Appreciation
Kurunegala will fondly remember the ‘bodhisaththa dhosthara mahaththaya’ -- Appreciation
A generous-hearted nurse – and a flower that adorned our world -- Appreciation
The good doctor of Wellawatte will be greatly missed -- Appreciation
SLAF passage through the skies to take wing soon
A sterling silver and cupro-nickel salute to SLA
Experimenting with enamel and ‘garbage’
Keeping pace with the triumphal march of the Armed Forces
Diving into a thinker’s world
Punchi Theatre celebrates 7-year feat
Celebrating 50 years of service as Prioress, Carmelite Convent
Cancer Society conducts awareness programme
Pera Alumni Colombo Chapter holds family get-together
Please help Akindu to get digital hearing aid
Savouring fusion flavours
A platterful of quality entertainment
A treat for little ones at Westminster House
CRADA: Where Mannar’s alcoholics kick the habit
Other Magazine Articles
  In step with Mahesh and Menaka
  Uni students in unity networking
  Shanaka’s pick from quiet corner of the loo
  magazine -- Cover of the week
Mirror Magazine Articles
  Acting on green issues
  Following his dream
  One wild night
  Saintly performance
  A look back at the web browser
  Jackson earns American Music Awards nod
  Music extravaganza
  New approach to Shakespeare
  Taking their music places
  Unearthing local talent
TV Times Articles
  ‘X- treme’ for quality music
  YES Super Star Workshop
  ‘Margarita Blue’ goes Pink
  Akasa Kusum’ offers for Oscar
  ‘Weli Aetayak’: Nalin and Vicumpriya’s joint venture
  Top classics at AC
  Dogs in town
  The return of the Master
  Funday Times
Trouble in the palace of Kotte
Saturn through a telescope
My talking doll -- A Poem for the week
The visitors
Kids World
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