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

Views - 18 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 - 13 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 - 36 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 - 20 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 - 14 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 - 8 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 - 27 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 - 21 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 - 19 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 - 16 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 - 15 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 - 11 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 - 13 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 - 49 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 - 43 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 - 15 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 - 24 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 - 21 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 - 20 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 - 59 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 - 65 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. Shopping Carnival from 29-31 Dec.

Views - 55 Friday, 29 December 2017 00:00

Sri Lanka’s biggest year-end shopping fiesta, the 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 - 32 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 - 13 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 - 17 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.

The spirit of Christmas comes alive at The Kingsbury

Views - 6 Friday, 29 December 2017 00:00

This year, The Kingsbury is adorned with stunning decorations in shades of violet and silver. The theme was conceptualised by Assistant Director Housekeeping Mangala Hemananda and his dedicated team who worked tirelessly to put together an array of i

A family affair for NYE with Waters Edge ‘Restaurant with a Dance Floor’

Views - 14 Thursday, 28 December 2017 00:00

Colombo’s entertainment and culinary hub Waters Edge invites you along with your entire family to herald in 2018 in a gala way. The ‘Restaurant with a Dance Floor’ returns to the waterfront hotel for the fourth consecutive year and promises to

The Body Shop Sri Lanka partners The Little Gym to share Christmas goodwill

Views - 18 Thursday, 28 December 2017 00:00

The Body Shop Sri Lanka partnered The Little Gym of Colombo to bring some Christmas joy and cheer to 25 young children and their caregivers. The evening of activities held on 14 December at The Little Gym gymnastics centre in Colombo 2 was attended

Cinnamon Life, Broadway Asia poised to launch international theatre in Colombo

Views - 34 Thursday, 28 December 2017 00:00

The hills will come alive this February as Cinnamon Life, in partnership with Broadway Asia International, introduces Broadway theatre to Sri Lanka with the Andrew Lloyd Webber and David Ian Production of the Sound of Music. Rekindling fond memories

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The no-confidence motion against Ranil will create further chaos

Friday, 23 March 2018

The Mahinda Rajapaksa-backed Joint Opposition yesterday submitted a no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe

Making green cars greener: $15 b opportunity not to be missed

Friday, 23 March 2018

Fortunately for me,W.A. Wijewardena wrote an article on Dhammika Perera’s presentation at the Colombo School of Business and Management

Women’s bodies, masculinities and economic insecurities

Thursday, 22 March 2018

Cat’s Eye was deeply saddened to witness another wave of anti-Muslim violence, yet again, under a Government which promised to protect them from such violence. It was reported that the first round of violence in Ampara was sparked by a claim that

Strong brands can sustain shocks!

Thursday, 22 March 2018

The recent media highlighted the impact of communal violence on the tourism industry. The press conference earlier this week threw out a number as high as 10% whilst the actual cancellation was around 500 room nights around the Kandy vicinity was rep

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