Ringo Starr unveils unseen Beatles photos in e-book

Published : 12:02 am  May 31, 2013  |  Category: Entertainment, FT Lite  |  Leave a Comment  |  627 views  |  
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REUTERS: Former Beatle Ringo Starr is lifting the lid on a collection of previously unseen photographs of the Fab Four in their heyday from his personal collection, in a new photography book due out next month.  Read More →


‘Fast & Furious 6’ races to biggest opening for Universal Pics

Published : 12:00 am  May 31, 2013  |  Category: Entertainment, FT Lite  |  Leave a Comment  |  580 views  |  

LOS ANGELES (Reuters): The action-packed sixth installment of the ‘Fast & Furious’ film franchise claimed victory at the North American box office for the three-day US Memorial Day weekend, and became the biggest opening film in Universal Pictures’ history.  Read More →


Fundraising art exhibition at Colombo Center for Special Education

Published : 12:00 am  May 31, 2013  |  Category: Entertainment, FT Lite  |  Leave a Comment  |  475 views  |  

By Shabiya Ali Ahlam The Colombo Center for Special Education (CCSE) is gearing up for its seventh annual arts exhibition which will be held on 18 June 2013 at the Lionel Wendt Gallery.  Read More →


‘Fast & Furious 6’ now in theatres

Published : 12:00 am  May 31, 2013  |  Category: Entertainment, FT Lite  |  Leave a Comment  |  1,321 views  |  

Liberty Cinemas bring this month to theatres the much awaited action and adventure film, the ‘Fast & Furious 6’. While the movie was released internationally on 24 May 2013, Universal Pictures’s ‘Fast & Furious 6’ will be screened in Sri Lanka at the Majestic Ultra and Arena Katugasthota from 31 May.  Read More →


Ranaviru Real Stars live in concert in US

Published : 12:00 am  May 31, 2013  |  Category: Entertainment, FT Lite  |  Leave a Comment  |  610 views  |  

Ranaviru Real Stars, the winners of Sri Lanka’s most popular reality TV singing competition for members of the armed forces, will tour the United States in June 2013.  Read More →


World renowned hairstylist to coach IHB trainers and students

Published : 12:07 am  May 21, 2013  |  Category: FT Lite  |  Leave a Comment  |  662 views  |  
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Once again the Institute of Hairdressers and Beauticians (IHB) sponsors a series of programs on the latest world trends in hairdressing, the Prestige Club collection and the Organisation Mondiale Coiffure (OMC) Academy, the first of which was held on 5 May 2013, offering all manner of focused information for the hairdressing profession.  Read More →


Wreck diving wonderland

Published : 12:56 am  May 18, 2013  |  Category: FT Lite  |  1 Comment  |  1,010 views  |  
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Among the countless blessings that Sri Lanka has, some of the least known treasures are yet waiting to be discovered beneath our blue ocean. With 500 years of trade and commerce, the ocean around Sri Lanka was subjected to heavy maritime traffic, resulting in it hiding more than 200 shipwrecks with histories worthy of being legends.  Read More →


Contempo presents ‘Viva la Diva’!

Published : 12:55 am  May 18, 2013  |  Category: FT Lite  |  Leave a Comment  |  713 views  |  

Shimmering costumes, feather boas, glitter and power-packed vocal arrangements are tipped to rock Colombo, when female choral group Contempo takes the stage next month.  Read More →


An exciting experiment

Published : 12:53 am  May 18, 2013  |  Category: FT Lite  |  Leave a Comment  |  712 views  |  

By Cheranka Mendis Perhaps it’s the society we live in, the work we do, the stress we build mulling over millions of things that need not be major concerns, or maybe it’s just us being Sri Lankans – we love a good laugh! It is an undisputable fact that what we want from characters on stage is comedy – fast paced, rib-hurting, tear-jerking comedy.  Read More →


Tagore remembered

Published : 12:48 am  May 18, 2013  |  Category: FT Lite  |  Leave a Comment  |  275 views  |  

On occasion of Tagore Day on 8 May 2013, a publication titled ‘Tagore and Sri Lanka’ was released by Dr. Sarath Amunugama, Senior Minister for International Monetary Cooperation and Deputy Minister of Finance and Prof. G.L. Peiris, Minister of External Affairs, Government of Sri Lanka in presence of Ashok K. Kantha, High Commissioner of India at an event organised by the Indian Cultural Centre, Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute for International Relations and Strategic Studies (LKIIRSS) and Centre for Contemporary Indian Studies and CCIS, University of Colombo at the auditorium of LKIIRSS, Colombo.  Read More →


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