politics

Kerry: SL’s past year accomplishments, historic

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The United States Secretary of State, John Kerry offering Sinhala and Tamil New Year greetings on be...read more

Saudi Arabia to retry SL maid sentenced to death

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Saudi authorities have agreed to retry a Sri Lankan housemaid sentenced to death by stoning for adul...read more

Sri Lanka PM warns against divisive politics after vote surge

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Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe urged Sri Lanka's parties on Wednesday to work together as he be...read more

Sri Lanka’s PM defeats ex-president in elections

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Sri Lanka's ruling United National Party (UNP) has won the country's parliamentary election, final ...read more

business

Sri Lanka hopes to raise $1 bn in Chinese bonds

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Sri Lanka will start issuing bonds in China in the coming months in a bid to raise up to $1 billion,...read more

Sri Lanka’s computer literacy rate goes up

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Sri Lanka’s computer literacy for the first half of 2015 is 26.8 percent compared to 25.1 perc...read more

Sri Lanka Telecom profit – to Rs. 1.6billion

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Sri Lanka Telecom said group net profit for the March 2015 quarter rose 201 percent to 1.6 billion r...read more

Sampath Bank to launch Instant Money Transfer Service to SL

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Xoom Corporation, a leading digital money transferprovider, today announced the launch of its money ...read more

entertainment

Stephanie Siriwardhana: An exceptional being who sees the beauty in life,

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Stephanie Siriwardhana is a truly inspiring humanitarian. She is a multi talented individual who see...read more

The dazzling Eshani visits USA in March/April 2016

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Miss Sri Lanka for the Miss Global international pageant will be held in August 2016, hosted by Bost...read more

Miss Global International SL Eshani visits USA

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Miss Global International Sri Lanka 2014,  Eshani Diana plans to visit USA in March/April 2016 fo...read more

Miss Global International Sri Lanka 2015

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Miss Sri Lanka for Miss Global International Pageant will be held in New York on 12th September  2...read more

fashion

Kate Upton and the Art of the Baseball Beauty Selfie

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If there’s any doubt that model Kate Upton is on TeamJustin Verlander, just look at her five-deep ...read more

Spring 2015 Beauty Look: Undone Hair

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The spring runways had one very clear common thread: The hair swaying down them was as relaxed as it...read more

White: Kanye, Kim shows Spring’s latest Trends

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This weekend the sun was shining, the temperatures leveled out, and there was a bevy of pastels and ...read more

travel

Visiting: ‘Sri Pada’

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Adam's Peak, or Sri Pada as known in Sri Lanka, is a mountain 2243m high in the south of the central...read more

Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo

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Ranked the Best Five Star City Hotel by Sri Lanka Tourism twice over, Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo ...read more

Adventure in Sri Lanka

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With varying climates and Geography packed into a small island Sri Lanka offers a range of adven...read more

Sri Lanka’s Wildlife

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Despite its small size Sri Lanka boasts of one of the highest rates of biological endemism in th...read more

events

Puthra Samagama in Canada

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Award winning dramatist Jayalath manorathne's stage drama: Puthra Samagama' will be staged in Canada...read more

Gypsies in New York

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Gypsies will perform in New York on April 26th 2015...read more

Sinhala New Year Celebrations in LA

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Sinhala and Hindu New Year celebrations will be held in Los Angeles on April 19th 2015...read more

women issues

Academic center to Battle against Rape as Weapon of War

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Since the 1990s, the concept of "rape as a weapon of war" has attracted political, media and activis...read more

Sexual Assault Awareness Month

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM).  Since the 1980s, activists have used April as a mo...read more

building bridges

Sri Lanka’s Path to Reconciliation

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Sri Lanka’s surprising election in early January resulted in the ousting of authoritarian pres...read more

Sri Lanka’s Long Road to Reconciliation

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In 2009, when the Sri Lankan government defeated the terrorist Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam ...read more

youth

Youth Says: Mental Health Matters

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The International Youth Day falls on 12th of August every year and it is celebrated all around t...read more