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Singer introduces latest Samsung Smart Convertible Refrigerators in Sri Lanka

Views - 11 Tuesday, 16 January 2018 00:00

Singer has been renowned over the years for their vast product portfolio of Samsung household appliances such as televisions, refrigerators, mobile phones, washing machines, microwave ovens and air conditioners. As the latest introduction, local cust


Lux continues to innovate; to unveil Perfumed Bar Collection today

Views - 7 Tuesday, 16 January 2018 00:00

Unilever’s iconic brand Lux, which has been a household name for generations and has a 75 year old presence in Sri Lanka, with a range of beauty soap and the latest eight hour long lasting fragrance of Magical Spell body wash, has now introduced a


Altair sponsors 146th AGM of Colombo Club

Views - 15 Tuesday, 16 January 2018 00:00

Altair, Colombo’s most distinctive luxury living marque, was the sponsor of the 146th Annual General Meeting and gala dinner of the Colombo Club, one of the oldest and most exclusive social clubs in Asia. As part of its support to this elegant even


BMICH staff presents Christmas carols

Views - 8 Tuesday, 16 January 2018 00:00

The iconic BMICH celebrated Christmas festivities with its staff choir presenting ‘a night of carols’ at the Exhibition Centre during the Colombo Shopping Festival on Christmas Eve. A significant feature of the staff choir was that it consisted


DFCC Bank supports literature and art; official banking partner at 2018 Fairway Galle Literary Festi

Views - 16 Tuesday, 16 January 2018 00:00

As the official banking partner for the Fairway Galle Literary Festival to be held from 24 to 28 January 2018, DFCC Bank aims to strengthen its commitment to supporting literature and art in Sri Lanka. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed


Adidas end-of-season sale offers discounts of 50%

Views - 11 Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

Adidas has launched a stupendous end-of-season sale which offers a 50% discount on all Adidas branded items in Store until 30 January.


L.I.F.T pioneers Colombo’s first online fashion exhibition

Views - 28 Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

Enigmatic fashion icon Coco Chanel once said that fashion changes but style endures, and she was right. Over the millennia


Serena Williams covers Vogue with her baby girl, Alexis Olympia

Views - 17 Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

Serena Williams and her baby girl, Alexis Olympia, are Vogue’s cover stars for the magazine’s February issue. The


Amagi Aria welcomes New Year with pirate-twist!

Views - 8 Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

It was indeed a party with a difference at Amagi Aria as they welcomed the New Year with a pirate twist. The setting was


NYE at Waters Edge

Views - 6 Friday, 12 January 2018 00:00

The New Year was heralded with song, music, dance and good food at the ‘Restaurant with the Dance Floor’ at Waters Edge.


‘deedat unveils latest Activewear collection

Views - 21 Thursday, 11 January 2018 00:02

Leading youth brand deedat ended the previous year with a unique and exciting launch of the brand’s latest Activewear Collection at the Kandy City Centre on 30 December 2017. It was an energising challenge for eager customers to the venue and an


Lassana Flora spreads its wings to Panadura and extends free delivery network

Views - 13 Thursday, 11 January 2018 00:01

Lassana Flora, Sri Lanka’s premier floral solutions provider recently opened its brand new store at No 171, Mahanama Junction, Galle Road, in bustling Panadura.  “Being the largest grower of flowers in Sri Lanka, we have now introduced over 20


Discover the ultimate in bridal beauty with skin care nutrient brand Glow

Views - 15 Thursday, 11 January 2018 00:00

The one thing that all brides want on their big day is to look their best, and that means having flawless, radiant and glowing skin. Experts say it is essential to feed your skin in order to get a healthy complexion and with Glow, the complete skin c


Welcoming 2018 in grand Kingsbury style!

Views - 14 Wednesday, 10 January 2018 00:00

The Kingsbury once again out did itself to give its patrons an unforgettable experience and timeless memories as it became the venue for the grandest New Year’s Eve celebrations in town


Quantum brings quality fitness to the Hill Capital

Views - 12 Wednesday, 10 January 2018 00:00

Pioneering quality fitness equipment in Sri Lanka, Quantum Fitness has since 1998 continued to grow and evolved in to the premier supplier


Waters Edge Kiddies Christmas Village 2017

Views - 9 Wednesday, 10 January 2018 00:00

The biggest and much-awaited kiddies Christmas party was held at Waters Edge on Sunday, 3 December 2017. This event


Multi religious ceremony at The Kingsbury

Views - 10 Tuesday, 9 January 2018 00:00

A multi religious ceremony to evoke blessings for another successful year for The Kingsbury was held at The Gourmet Station on 2 January. Present at the event was Managing Director Lalin Samarawickrama, Head of Sales and Marketing Denesh Silva, Gener


Calamander Unawatuna Beach New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner 2017

Views - 47 Tuesday, 9 January 2018 00:00

Guests were treated to a spectacular display of lights, decorations and fabulous array of foods from all over the world. Party goers feasted whilst the multi-talented band, 16 by Four played songs from the pantheon of classic pop. And the fabulous Na


Chefs rally to combat food waste

Views - 38 Tuesday, 9 January 2018 00:00

Over 60 professionals representing 20 organisations from within Sri Lanka’s hospitality industry rallied together to discuss potential mechanisms to avoid, minimise and eliminate the large-scale wastage of food that occurs in the country’s touris


Urban Fashion introduces luxury cotton t-shirt

Views - 11 Friday, 5 January 2018 00:00

Urban Golf brand hybrid t-shirts, a unique craftsmanship by Urban Fashion Ltd., is proud to introduce its uniqueness by using luxury


BeWaxed to open luxurious waxing salon at ‘The Mall at One Galle Face’

Views - 22 Friday, 5 January 2018 00:00

Sri Lanka’s premier waxing salon BeWaxed will feature among top-notch luxurious brands at ‘The Mall at One Galle Face


NYE Party at the Taj

Views - 19 Friday, 5 January 2018 00:00

It was a time for celebration with family and friends as Taj Samudra Colombo arranged their best entertainment on New Year’s


Galle Face Hotel heralds New Year

Views - 19 Friday, 5 January 2018 00:00

The Galle Face Hotel heralded the New Year with a traditional celebration together with all team members. Chairman and Owner


Galadari greets 2018 in style

Views - 56 Thursday, 4 January 2018 00:09

The Galadari Hotel was in high spirits greeting 2018 with a bang. The hotel’s


HNB hosts Annual Christmas Carols

Views - 62 Friday, 29 December 2017 00:00

The much-awaited Annual Christmas Carols presented by the HNB staff was held at the bank’s auditorium on 15 December with His Eminence Malcolm Cardinal Ranjith gracing the occasion.


wOw.lk Shopping Carnival from 29-31 Dec.

Views - 54 Friday, 29 December 2017 00:00

Sri Lanka’s biggest year-end shopping fiesta, the wOw.lk Shopping Carnival, will once again bring bargains galore to Sri Lankan shoppers on 29, 30 and 31 December at the BMICH, Colombo.


Angels in vogue

Views - 30 Friday, 29 December 2017 00:00

The spotlight was on Crescat Boulevard as invitees and shoppers gathered in the Mall on 16 December, to experience the unveiling of an exquisite seasonal collection


Barista serves up the best values at BIA Outlet

Views - 7 Friday, 29 December 2017 00:00

With over 12 outlets spread across the country, Barista has made its name as the largest international coffee chain in Sri Lanka. Having first been established in the year 2002


The Cauldron calls out to all those dreamers!

Views - 11 Friday, 29 December 2017 00:00

What’s in a dream? A dream is hope that lets one see through misty eyes that one day could be a better day. A dream is hope of new beginnings that catches you if you fall and lifts you up to the highest point.


DFCC Bank spreads joy and excitement this festive season

Views - 13 Friday, 29 December 2017 00:00

DFCC Bank has launched a thrilling Christmas light-up to brighten the holiday season in conjunction with a host of exciting discounts on its credit cards and the Virtual Wallet.


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Evergreen memories of actor-politician Vijaya Kumaratunga

Saturday, 17 February 2018

Popular film actor-politician Vijaya Kumaratunga was shot dead in cold blood on 16 February 1988. He was standing near the front gate of his Kirulapone residence on Polhengoda road and talking to an acquaintance when the assailants travelling in a tw


Asma Jahangir fought for human rights across borders

Saturday, 17 February 2018

When Asma Jahangir, the Pakistani human rights campaigner who single handedly took on the civil, military, and religious establishment in her country, died in Lahore on 11 February, she had spent 48 of her 66 years in the war against injustice.


Coalition crack-up: UNP putsch, SLFP rebellion

Friday, 16 February 2018

What were the reasons for the governmental crisis? The UNP arrogantly attempted a political putsch. Having promised


Lessons for Govt. from recent LG Elections

Friday, 16 February 2018

The impact of the Local Government elections on the political system has been unbelievable and decisive. According to newspapers


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