Thoughts from stallholders and charities at ICCB 2018

Preparations are underway to pull out this year’s International Christmas Charity Bazaar (ICCB) on a grand scale.

Recollections from A&K Lit Fest 2018

A few weeks ago, most of Colombo’s literati filled the halls of the Mount Lavinia hotel for a day of literary excitement.

W@W: Kusum Athukorala

Imagine a day without water? Water being a necessity, it has many other uses than just quenching our thirst. But careless approaches in...

Thai Heritage Food Truck

Who doesn’t crave for Thai food? Unlike the ever-so-popular Chinese fried rice and chillie paste that has even influenced ordinary sh...

A chat with Nadia Gyi

Nadia Gyi was recently crowned Facia Miss World 2018 and preparations have begun to make her home country proud at the main pageant to ...

Meet the known and lesser-known faces of Freddy 3

Introducing the genre of stand-up comedy to the local crowds, Freddy has been embraced by a majority of the Colombo society.

Chathurangi Jayasuriya

Chathurangi Jayasuriya, the captain of the national netball team has been a dedicated player who was determined to bring the trophy bac...

Tharjini Sivalingam

The recently concluded Asian Netball Championship became the topic of discussion as our girls emerged champions. With a striking height...

Freddy is back with some new hopes!

A comedy show is all about the jokes. But at Freddy, you may laugh during the show and may wonder whether you laughed at your own self ...

Ornella takes first walk as Facia Miss Universe Sri Lanka 20...

Beauty isn’t only about looks and this was proven at the Facia Miss Universe Sri Lanka pageant which concluded last evening at the H...

Nadia crowned as Facia Miss World Sri Lanka 2018

The much awaited Facia Miss World Sri Lanka 2018 pageant pulled off in a grand scale as another charming young lady from Sri Lanka grab...

The students of Ladies’ College present ‘The Prince of E...

This September, a 61 member cast from Ladies’ College is getting ready to present ‘The Prince of Egypt’ for all theatre lovers.

Women at Work - Dilanthi Amaratunga

When the Indian Ocean tsunami struck the island back in 2004, it not only affected many lives but it inspired a few as well. One indivi...

Countdown begins for Facia Miss World and Miss Universe 2018...

Following the success of Siyatha Mr. World 2018, the Model Shop headed by Sangeetha Weeraratne, Shereen Kumarathunga and Dhananjaya Ban...

Nokunu Team to kick-off next cleaning phase this September

As a developing country, Sri Lanka has always struggled to keep herself clean. Or rather her citizens too have failed to keep her clean...

The first ever animal-human integrated system for explosives...

Animals have never failed to wow humans with their amazing characteristics and features. While every one of them have the sense to iden...

Delicious Treats at Tea Avenue

As one of the coziest hangout spots in town, Tea Avenue has introduced various delectable treats to entice your taste buds. Earlier thi...

When the Wilde characters came alive

Veteran playwright Jith Peiris along with the Creative Arts Foundation set the stage to appreciate the works of Oscar Wilde last weeken...

IGFS 2018

The International Graduate Fashion Spectacle 2018 organised by Mod’Art International and the Lanka Institute of Fashion Technology pu...

Freddy strikes back for a One-Night Stand

Freddy, a series of stand-up comedy performances that took Colombo’s theatre lovers by storm is back again as a One-Night Stand speci...

DJ Joachim Labrande

’’DJ-ing is about being creative and entertaining a crowd’’

Co45 Gallery: Colombo’s newest international art space

A collection of arts from various international designers welcome visitors at Co45 Gallery - Colombo’s newest international art space...

Siyatha Mr. World Grand finale

Months of strenuous training and grooming were at the core of the recently concluded Siyatha Mr. Sri Lanka for Mr. World pageant. Organ...

In conversation with ‘Janai Priyai’

We all like to have a good laugh but in most instances, we don’t come across good, clean jokes. While dirty jokes have almost displac...

Johann Peiris becomes first man to summit Everest

After two months of acclimatization and reaching the ‘top of the world’ Johann Peiris returned to Sri Lanka last Friday (June 1) fo...

World Bicycle Day celebrations in Sri Lanka

Making transportation more sustainable is of critical importance for humanity and the planet. Identifying the importance and the sustai...

Jean’s ‘The Life of the Poet’ grabs 25th Gratiaen Priz...

Stepping into its 25th year of appreciating creative writing in English, The Gratiaen Awards ceremony recently concluded with Jean Ara...

Time to preserve the gentle giants of the sea

Whale watching has become an emerging industry in Sri Lankan waters for the past many years. Today guests from around the world visit M...