Entertainment / Arts

‘Talking With the Wind’: A song for the mermaids

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:02

Films are made every day. Mistakes too are made every day. ‘Diyakiduriyanta Aebarthu Atha’ (Talking With the Wind) directed by...


Bharatha Natyam recital by Thushyanthy Velauthan

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

Enlightenment through Entertainment, a demonstration and Bharatha Natyam recital, was presented by Thushyanthy Velauthan recently at Raja Yoga cent...


Collector’s Desk on 30 September

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

With the emergence of the Sri Lankan contemporary art scene over the past few years, it has become pertinent that presentations focusing ...


OTP creates history in Sri Lanka

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

Barely one year old in the hospitality industry – the Owl and the Pussycat hotel and restaurant has already etched themselves as bei...


Chance for Fairway Galle Festival lovers to show off their creative abilities

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

Fairway Galle Festival lovers have a chance to show off their creative abilities, by designing the rooster image of FGLF’s official logo, whi...


Dialog launches ViU, a revolution in video entertainment

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

Dialog Axiata PLC, Sri Lanka’s premier connectivity provider announced 20 September, the launch of Dialog ViU (Video Unlimited), a revolution...


Chamber Music Society of Colombo goes ‘All Mozart’

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

The Chamber Music Society in association with Premier Sponsor, Fairway Holdings are pleased to present ‘All Mozart’ on Wednes...


E FM enhances diversified radio offering

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

Sri Lanka’s Lifestyle station E FM is not just making the local radio industry more exciting and innovative on the air, it is in fac...


80 years on, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s final stories to be published

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

AFP: The final unpublished short stories of F. Scott Fitzgerald, whose book “The Great Gatsby” provided an iconic depiction of the exce...


Children’s book ‘The Sacred Tooth Relic of Sri Lanka’ by Asanga Abeyagoonasekera

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

A children’s book ‘The Sacred Tooth Relic of Sri Lanka’ has been authored by Asanga Abeyagoonasekera to spark an intere...


‘Jodu Gedara’: Swarnavahini to bring a bucket full of laughter to your doorstep

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

The Swarnavahini television channel, part of the EAP Broadcasting Company recently launched its latest comedy series, ‘Jodu Gedara&...


Huawei launches ‘Sing with the Stars’ Competition

/ Friday, 23 September 2016 00:01

Huawei, the country’s fastest moving smartphone brand has launched the ‘Sing with the Stars’ competition on social media, encoura...


‘Triple Gold’ to commemorate 150th anniversary of Methodist College on Saturday

/ Thursday, 15 September 2016 00:00

To commemorate the 150th anniversary of Methodist College Colombo, the Old Girls Association is busy planning ‘Triple Gold’, a dinner d...


‘Dance for your Supper’ at California Grill

/ Thursday, 15 September 2016 00:00

  The Galadari Hotel’s most talked about fine dining restaurant the California Grill comes alive every Saturday with th...


Chamber Music Society of Colombo at Goethe-Institute

/ Thursday, 15 September 2016 00:00

  The Chamber Music Society in association with premier sponsor, Fairway Holdings along with the Goethe Institute Colombo, is...


Multi award winning Canadian pianist plays for The Music Project fundraiser on Sunday

/ Thursday, 15 September 2016 00:00

  Deepani de Alwis, Canadian born Sri Lankan pianist made her professional debut as soloist with the Glasgow Chamber Orchestr...


Japan provides TV programs to Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation

/ Thursday, 15 September 2016 00:00

The Government of Japan has decided to grant 52.6 million Japanese Yen (approximately Rs. 73.6 million) worth of TV programs to Sri Lanka Rupavahin...


Symmetry by Pramith Geekiyanage at Saskia Fernando Gallery

/ Thursday, 15 September 2016 00:00

  The exhibition ‘Symmetry’ presents a body of work by Pramith Geekiyanage that places emphasis on the visual aes...


Swarnavahini’s ‘Anantha’: The woman who searched for the true meaning of life

/ Thursday, 15 September 2016 00:00

The Swarnavahini television channel, part of the EAP Broadcasting Company recently launched ‘Anantha’, a tele-drama that will telecast ...


Majestic and Empire Cineplex screens ‘Southside With You’ from 17 September

/ Thursday, 15 September 2016 00:00

Tika Sumpter and Parker Sawyers, a terrific combo, cast as younger versions of Michelle and Barack Obama in Richard Tanne’s disarmingly roman...


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People’s representatives as a workforce in power

23 September 2016

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Rising strategic risks of cyber attacks for banking and government sector

23 September 2016

A senior swift systems operator at a leading banking company clicked on an email attachment of his elder son scoring a six in a cricket match recently. He remembered the same picture was published on his son’s public Facebook page, and he wa...


Why Sri Lanka needs to appoint competent ambassadors

23 September 2016

We regularly hear politicians saying diplomacy plays a direct role in addressing the root cause of insecurity and that good diplomatic initiatives help to build partnerships so that Sri Lanka can work together with the world to address some of ou...


National Program on Toxin Free Food: Finally on the right path?

23 September 2016

   The Government is taking a serious interest in toxin-free agriculture   Fertiliser subsidy, research findings for policy makers, 4 January 2015 This article was based on an empirical study conducted usin...


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