Dining

Sri Lankan Food Festival in Israel

/ Friday, 19 May 2017 00:00

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Israel and the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau in collaboration with the Hotel Sheraton Tel Aviv organised the first...


Coffee in comfort at Café Mocha

/ Friday, 19 May 2017 00:00

Great coffee, great food, great people and a great ambience – this is the differentiating factor at Café Mocha, Gandhara.  Caf&...


Seylan partners Cinnamon to offer exciting holiday deals for cardholders

/ Friday, 19 May 2017 00:00

Seylan Bank is delighted to offer its esteemed credit card members fabulous holiday experiences at exquisite Cinnamon’s resort properties thi...


Mummy & Me Cook-Off returns to Waters Edge this Sunday

/ Friday, 19 May 2017 00:00

If there’s one thing in the world that mums and kids love to do, its cook together. In fact research has found that this is one way to enhanc...


Nuwara Eliya is now home to Pizza Hut’s 50th outlet

/ Friday, 19 May 2017 00:00

Pizza Hut is the only international restaurant chain to open 50 outlets in Sri Lanka. The world’s favourite pizza chain now makes Nuwara Eliy...


Discounts of up to 50% on hotel stays for Commercial Bank credit card holders

/ Friday, 19 May 2017 00:00

North, south, east, west or centre, Commercial Bank’s credit cardholders have been accorded an opportunity to vacation at some of the country...


Chinese Dragon Café opens newest branch in Nugegoda

/ Friday, 12 May 2017 00:00

Chinese Dragon Café Ltd., the leading Chinese restaurant in Sri Lanka, opened its eighth branch at No. 242, 7th Milepost, High Level Road, N...


Jamie Oliver’s ‘Food Revolution Day’ cookery workshop for 4th year at Harpo’s Cafes & Restaurants

/ Friday, 12 May 2017 00:00

Harpo’s Cafes & Restaurants will be conducting ‘Food Revolution Day’ free cookery workshops on 19 May for the fourth consecut...


Kingfisher appointed official Lager partner for ICC Champions Trophy 2017

/ Friday, 12 May 2017 00:00

The International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced the appointment of Kingfisher as the Official Lager Partner for this summer’s ICC Champ...


Pizza Hut and Visa unveil joint promotion

/ Friday, 12 May 2017 00:00

Once again, Pizza Hut, Sri Lanka’s leading pizza brand and Visa, the global leader in payments technology, have come together to offer its cu...


World of Outdoor introduces Weber – American covered grilling to Sri Lanka

/ Friday, 12 May 2017 00:00

Weber Barbecue Grills, a product of Weber Stephen Products LLC, fired up Colombo when they launched their range of grills and barbecues to a packed...


Cinnamon Life gives taste of what’s to come with MasterChef Judge George Calombaris in Colombo!

/ Friday, 12 May 2017 00:00

Cinnamon Life, Colombo’s premier lifestyle mixed development, offers a taste into a world class culinary experience with celebrity TV persona...


“AYU” ready to Brunch and Bubble at Mövenpick Hotel Colombo?

/ Friday, 5 May 2017 00:00

Colombo’s coolest new hang out has been offering guests a vertical experience from the ground floor to their snazzy rooftop bar. The All-Day ...


Give mum the ‘best gift’ this Mother’s Day at Waters Edge

/ Friday, 5 May 2017 00:00

With Mother’s Day just around the corner everyone’s frantically searching for the perfect gift for the most important woman in their li...


Special “Mother’s Day” gastronomical experience at Hilton Colombo Graze Kitchen Restaurant

/ Friday, 5 May 2017 00:00

Mothers who dine at GRAZE Kitchen on Sunday 14 May will be surrounded by a lavish spread of international delights on the special Mother’s Da...


Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort & Spa ‘The Table’ unveils unparalleled global restaurant and bar loyalty program

/ Friday, 5 May 2017 00:00

Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort & Spa announced the launch of The Table by Golden Circle, a new food and beverage loyalty program that off...


Vamos a Bailar! It’s a fiesta with Cinco de Mayo at ON14, OZO Colombo

/ Friday, 28 April 2017 00:10

Cinco de Mayo is an annual Mexican celebration that is observed to commemorate the Mexican Army’s unlikely victory, under the leadership of...


Thailand reaches for the stars with new Michelin Guide

/ Friday, 28 April 2017 00:00

BANGKOK (Reuters): Thailand will be the latest country to have a Michelin Guide, its state tourism agency said on Monday, taking its place on the c...


Authentic highest quality Canadian Maple Syrup at The Kingsbury

/ Friday, 28 April 2017 00:00

There are many elements one could use to associate when talking about Canada and none more so iconic than Canadian Maple Syrup. Maple syrup is mos...


Pubilis launches book

/ Friday, 28 April 2017 00:00

Iconic Sri Lankan Chef Pubilis this week launched his book titled ‘Soopavansha’ at the BMICH with President Maithripala Sirisena as th...


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Tiny commitments from a thousand homes – mind separating matter!

25 May 2017

     Some may be wondering after Meethotamulla where all the Colombo waste is going. However, I do have a feeling that most had no idea whatsoever where things were disappearing into until the pictures of Meethotamul...


Why do agricultural value chains fail? Part V: Incentives to exploit

24 May 2017

Introduction Farming is better when it is done collectively. Collaboration might happen between farmers, traders and agricultural extension officers. The collaborations can be at different strength levels, for example in some farmer commun...


Implications for democracy?

24 May 2017

A review of ‘Disposable Leaders’ by Rodney Tiffen By Laksiri Fernando ‘Your opponents sit opposite you, while your enemies sit behind.’ They stab. This is the background story related by Rodney Tiffen, in his ever...


Yahapalanaya unleashes rabid dogs

23 May 2017

BBS leader Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thero   Post-war Sri Lanka saw Buddhist extremism targeting the Muslim community with the euphoria of the victory over the Liberation Tigers of ThamilEelam (LTTE). The MahindaRajap...


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