When police officers sang Bakthi gee
As Vesak celebrations were marked throughout the country with thousands of policemen on security duty, these police officers took time off to recite Vesak Bakthi songs and display their traditional dancing skills at the Police Park, Bambalapitiya on Friday. Pic by Indika Handuwala.
Now CPC gets contaminated jet fuel
A timely check prevented the state-owned Ceylon Petroleum Corporation .....
Insider deal suspected in NSB’s purchase of TFC shares
A staggering Rs. 390 million stock market transaction by the state-owned National Savings Bank .....
Credit card interest rates go up
SC to decide on Fonseka’s stay at private hospital
Cheap or cheats: All’s not smooth on a metered three-wheeler ride
Sapugaskanda oil refinery upgrade under review
Day-long House debate of COPE report
Visitors with bad habits spoil Yala image
New visa rules attract Rs 550 mln revenue
New visa rules for visitors to Sri Lanka involving the payment of a visa fee has generated revenues of Rs 550 million during January to March this year, officials said. Revenue from this new source is targeted at, at least Rs 2 billion this year.
A dialogue of love
Thaji Dias is lost for words. She can’t begin describing the experience, a dream that “actually happened”.
Policymakers and the votes that count
It’s like a huge tree covering a vast area in the woods. Though it grew big under favourable conditions it really has no planned solidity underfoot because it grew off a seed that fell on the surface.


Has Russia gone back to sleep?
In just six months, from the end of September 2011 to March 2012, Russia was transformed. The state's gradual decomposition - its degenerate ethos of rent-seeking and appropriation of public goods - finally pushed Russia's citizens, especially its young post-communist middle class, into the streets.





Cost of living: Blow after blow

Sri Lankans must be a patient lot, at least when it comes to bearing the pangs of the rising cost of living. Didn't the Buddha, whose birth, demise and enlightenment millions of Buddhists the world over marked yesterday, say that one of the greatest prayers is patience?

LLRC recommendations go to Weeratunga committee -- Political Column
To most ministers in the UPFA government, the thick stack of cabinet papers for a postponed weekly meeting last Thursday night seemed routine or mundane.
Let’s go ‘see’ Vesak
With thousands of white-clad devotees observing sil at temples across the country on Vesak Day, the thrice-blessed poya which fell yesterday, the walkabouts to see the beautiful sights take place today.


Plea of a croc
The beauty of a pearl,
Lies in its purity.
The beauty of a girl,
Lies in her modesty.


Its not just any Australian degree, it’s Monash!
Looking for higher education after A/Levels? Your son or daughter can accelerate his or her way to Monash. While waiting for results, they can commence their pathway in to one of the best universities in the world right here in Sri Lanka.


Now CPC gets contaminated jet fuel
Insider deal suspected in NSB’s purchase of TFC shares
Lanka to celebrate Vesak at UN tomorrow
Scores in hospital after wasp attack in Sigiriya
Credit card interest rates go up
Full moon: Brighter and bigger
Case put off:Objections of IGP, Atchuvely Police OIC not filed yet
Best interests of the media served by providing true and accurate information: SLRC head
SC to decide on Fonseka’s stay at private hospital
TNA reiterates conditions for talks
Central Bank to detail Lanka’s progress on 2012 Roadmap
King Birendra’s Nepal sal bears fruit after 32 years
Spiralling CoL: A never ending story
Deadlock over four ships carrying 2,000 cars
KP mulls politics to serve the people better
18 hair-pin bend road gets a facelift
Death shrouded in lightning
Cheap or cheats: All’s not smooth on a metered three-wheeler ride
More detections, more revenue from dengue related arrests with police involvement
Sapugaskanda oil refinery upgrade under review
Colombo all set for week of Vesak Celebrations
Day-long House debate of COPE report
UNP tries to bring RTI Bill to House in face of Govt. obduracy
Convicted LTTEer gets sentence reduced from 15 years RI to 10
Cries match hues as thousands rally on May Day
2 human smugglers nabbed, leader still at large
Chinese Shadows
Unholy calm as sacred area awaits Presidential intervention
JHU, DWC stand their ground over grazing cows in Uda Walawe National Park
May day... only the garbage remained
Visitors with bad habits spoil Yala image
Jaffna May Day: Chances taken and opportunities missed
Vesak 2012: Some thoughts on national reconciliation
Political Column
LLRC recommendations go to Weeratunga committee
5th Column
The young man in a hurry: Who is he, what’s he doing?
The Economic Analysis
Investor confidence vital for attracting FDIs
Focus on Rights
Stirring a dangerous cauldron of religious hatred
Talk at the Cafe Spectator
Karu raises privilege issue over prison visits
From the sidelines
Dambulla: A hard won peace put to the test
  Business Times
New visa rules attract Rs 550 mln revenue
Nokia vs Samsung: The king is dead, long live the king
Landmark software piracy case in Supreme Court
Sparks fly in EDB meeting, Janaka walks out
Hilton Colombo to undergo US$45 mln facelift
Tourism officials again rejected for key travel fair
US$1.5 bln Chinese loan for Sri L anka projects
Rising from the conflict
Comment - ‘Fit and Proper’ directors
Watawala Plantations not acting in the interests of all shareholders :Vignarajah
ILO: Providing livelihood support to former IDPs and the affected
Treasury restricts supplementary estimates of ministries
Aitken Spence Technologies wins Oracle Regional Award
SL youth unemployment 'much higher' at 19% : EFC
Five finalists for TWiST Colombo 'webisode'
Local universities producing less than 5% of SL's entrepreneurs
French Ambassador visits IDPs, many parts of the island
25% of 4Q stock market earnings from financial sector : Report
CCC ties up with Brazilian chamber
Innovative Google Technologies to boost businesses: an FCCISL and Google Joint Exercise
New MD at AMW,Samantha joins from Softlogic Group
Ceylon Chamber reaches out to emerging markets through BRICS-PED
Inflation eased in April from March COL
Asian Paints launches SL's first interior paint with Teflon
KONE Elevator expands into the Sri Lankan market
Canopy Adventures soon in Sri Lanka
Planning for efficient and affordable commuting
SLPA eyes cargo exports to develop sector
SLAITO assures tourists’ safety in Sri Lanka
Singer Sri Lanka revenue grows in 1stQ
Union Bank group's pre-tax profit up by 28%
Subodh Dakwale, new MD at Lanka IOC
Dealers sue only if negotiations fail : Microsoft attorney
ComBank conducts seminar for SMEs in Thambuththegama
CA Sri Lanka takes IFRS to Kandy, focuses on educating outstation SMEs
Piramal Glass turnover tops Rs 5 bln in 2011/12 fiscal year
Top garment maker’s expansion plans on hold
Sheraton finally confirmed coming to Sri Lanka thro’ new partner
Colombo bourse still in a stupor
First Sri Lankan elected to Exco of Asian Confederation of Institute of Internal Auditors (ACIIA)
Cost of living: Blow after blow
Get ready for Lanka’s T-20 spectacle
Policymakers and the votes that count
Lakshan and Salgado climb Everest
Eyeing for slots at the London Olympics
Coaches must stop barking ord
Thangaraja man of the hour
Dilemma – the National team or the U-22 which will take part
1500 TT tables to schools Islandwide
Past Champions still have the touch
Junior TT players in Thailand
T-shirts galore
Royal, St. Peter’s and Trinity the teams to watch this season
Lord's redevelopment plans on hold
Tiger's tilt at Nicklaus record looks less likely
Rugby set to fly high says Namal Rajapaksa
MCA 6s for men and women on June 30 and July 1
60 cricket umpires awarded certificates
Sixteen teams for Yusoof Cup
Uyanwatta stadium gets facelift
Ranga forms association to help promising athletes
Udaya and Tharaki steal the limelight at Gunaratne Memorial TT
Perera and Cooray notch up centuries
Magazine Articles
Off they went
A dialogue of love
magazine -- Cover of the week
Mirror Magazine Articles
Snow White’s tale told through dance
A look behind the scenes
Starring everyone on earth
Spotlight on a stargazer
TV Times Articles
‘The Iron Lady’
Reunion of Old Peterites ’ 82-’85 batches in Organizing the Peterite Walk 2012
Wanna Dance?
‘Situ Medura’ conflicts of crumbling class
  Times 2
Sarkozy predicts 'surprise' win as French campaign closes
Army imposes curfew in Cairo after clashes
9/11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed in Guantanamo court
Samsung Galaxy S3 launch Android's 'iPhone killer'
The view from the treetops
Energy drinks start to destroy teeth after only five days
The designer baby factory
Has Russia gone back to sleep?
Drone attacks and the US doctrine
Obama unleashes negative barrage on Romney
Let’s go ‘see’ Vesak
Baby Shivanka back, takes first few wobbly steps
Letters to the Editor
SS Worcestershire: A forgotten shipwreck found
Do elephants and whales predict tsunamis?
Bringing back all that was traditional
Two legendary women in Lankan history
Visual feast of sublime modernity and spiritual insight
Things fall apart when the centre cannot hold
‘Wherever he is, he will always be my Archbishop’
My spell in intensive care and after
Three anniversaries and an adventure in Sri Lanka
Going Dutch: The vegetarian way
The lady with a crochet hook and ball of thread
A walk down the corridors of Mahinda College
  Funday Times
Plea of a croc -- A Poem for the week
Earth Watch
Butterfly Vesak
Kids' World
AOD continues their winning industry relevant design education policy in 2012
Its not just any Australian degree, it’s Monash!
SLIM, SLII to introduce Diploma in “Insurance Marketing”
A retrospection of Social Services by H3 Foundation
Undergraduate prospectus 2012
BSC Colombo – A Leader in Management Education
Methodist College prepares to celebrate 150th anniversary in 2016
St. Lawrence’s Convent where students grow with faith and knowledge
Changes in Student Visa Procedure for Malaysia
Musaeus take great interest at Inter House Meet
Regent wins Gampaha “Brother’s Quarrel”
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