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Singer offers great discounts on Online Avurudu Fiesta

Views - 27 Wednesday, 11 April 2018 00:00

Singer Sri Lanka PLC offers special deals this Avurudu season on www.singer.lk with access to popular brands such as Singer


Yes101 AIA Vitality Corporate Avurudu Challenge

Views - 32 Wednesday, 11 April 2018 00:00

As the mischievous call of the Koha and the aroma of fresh konda kavums herald the dawn of a New Year amidst soaring temperatures, Sri Lanka’s


Picture perfect weddings happen at Waters Edge

Views - 29 Wednesday, 11 April 2018 00:00

If you are planning on celebrating the most important day in your lives in 2018, then some of the trends to watch out for are making comebacks from yesteryear.


ayubo.life concludes W2K; announces Mt. Everest climb as the new challenge

Views - 33 Wednesday, 11 April 2018 00:00

Over 8,000 people participated in the virtual walk with the smart phone health and wellness app ayubo.life out of a total base of 13,000+, to participate


Summer is bright at ‘Kadapatha’

Views - 26 Tuesday, 10 April 2018 00:00

Summer is bright at ‘Kadapatha’ Crescat this season offering a wide range for ladies of all ages.


New arrivals and style trends at KiMO Ceylon in time for New Year

Views - 16 Tuesday, 10 April 2018 00:00

KiMO Ceylon, the latest Korean brand with everything cool home decor, stationary, cosmetics, digital accessories and more is taking over Colombo. The modern-minimalist store offers everything from cute soft toys and colourful stationery to digital


Glamorous Avurudu at the Kingsbury

Views - 21 Tuesday, 10 April 2018 00:00

Traditionally, Avurudu is all about getting together with loved ones from near and far. This year stick to tradition but choose a glamorous destination to enjoy the celebrations at The Kingsbury. Though you may be contemplating heading to the beach o


Experiential immersion in retail premiers in Colombo at 33S ‘phygital’ store by IC Collection

Views - 76 Tuesday, 10 April 2018 00:00

Pioneering this shift towards hybrid retail options in Sri Lanka, a new concept store has just been launched presenting phygital experiences.


DI expands its retail landscape

Views - 30 Monday, 9 April 2018 00:00

DI, a leader in the leather and fashion footwear industry, opened its latest showroom at the K Zone – Moratuwa and Kirulapone recently.


Hameedia’s Italian inspired collection to the ramp marking 10 years at CFW

Views - 17 Monday, 9 April 2018 00:00

The FH brand of designer wear for men celebrated 10 years of sprucing gents’ wardrobes by unveiling a spectacular collection at the Colombo Fashion Week (CFW) 2018.


Odel and Softlogic Max extend shopping elegance to Negombo

Views - 257 Monday, 9 April 2018 00:00

The unique shopping experience that only the Odel-Softlogic nexus can provide was extended to Negombo today with the opening of a new, brand-rich lifestyle store housing both Odeland Softlogic Max in this popular resort city.


Double your happiness this festive season with HNB Avurudu Card Promo 2018

Views - 32 Friday, 6 April 2018 00:00

Sri Lanka’s most innovative retail bank, HNB PLC, announced the return of its HNB Avurudu Card Promo, open to all HNB cardholders till the end of April 2018.


Celebrate the joys of April at Waters Edge

Views - 23 Friday, 6 April 2018 00:00

Come celebrate the joys of the New Year in true traditional Sri Lankan style this April at Waters Edge. The signature Sri Lankan


Celebrate the joy of a contemporary Sri Lankan Avurudu at Cinnamon’s Resort Hotels

Views - 45 Friday, 6 April 2018 00:00

Cinnamon’s Resort Hotels proudly invite guests to share the joy of Avurudu with their loved ones at their outstanding properties located around the country.


Enjoy up to 50% discounts from People’s Credit Card this Avurudu season

Views - 15 Friday, 6 April 2018 00:00

In conjunction with the upcoming Sinhala and Hindu New Year, People’s Bank is all set to offer a host of attractive rewards for People’s Credit Card holders


Over 8,000 people walk to Kandy (virtually) with ayubo.life’s W2K Challenge

Views - 43 Friday, 6 April 2018 00:00

Over 8,000 people downloaded the smart phone health and fitness App Ayubo.Life, to participate in the 115 kilometre Walk to Kandy


HNB Gami Pubuduwa Avurudu Pola 2018 to showcase best rural products at BMICH from 7-8 April

Views - 35 Friday, 6 April 2018 00:00

Hatton National Bank (HNB), which pioneered micro finance, rural banking and entrepreneurship in Sri Lanka, will once again


Pond’s BB+ brings back timeless ‘natural glow’ at Colombo Fashion Week 2018

Views - 31 Thursday, 5 April 2018 00:00

In line with annually showcasing the year’s most sought after makeup looks, Pond’s was featured at this year’s Colombo Fashion Week, where the leading face care brand unveiled its Pond’s BB+ looks for 2018 under the theme ‘Au Naturale’. T


Make your house a home with modern Singer furniture

Views - 21 Thursday, 5 April 2018 00:00

Singer, with a reputation spanning over 160 years, has become the most popular trade brand among Sri Lankans, bringing world-class comforts to Lankan lifestyle over the years. Being the number one brand for so long in any country is not an easy task,


Arienti opens flagship store in Colombo

Views - 171 Thursday, 5 April 2018 00:00

Arienti, the Sri Lankan fashion brand, opens the doors to its first flagship store in Colombo. The new store is located at 546, Galle Road, Colombo 3 and showcases a full range of casual and work wear clothing for women that are chic, stylish and com


ODEL launches bold and colourful ‘Printastic’ Summer 2018 collection

Views - 33 Thursday, 5 April 2018 00:00

If summer is the season to get out there and make a statement, ODEL’s exciting summer collection is designed to set its shoppers apart in their choice of clothing and accessories. Tribal prints, splotches of bold colour and ethnic designs disting


DSI Mega 2018 Shopping Fiesta kicks off tomorrow

Views - 16 Friday, 30 March 2018 00:00

The DSI Mega 2018 Shopping Fiesta is being held at the D. Samsons & Sons Ltd. office premises at No. 257, High Level Road


Rich Look Fashion opens shopping mall in Maharagama

Views - 125 Friday, 30 March 2018 00:00

The brand new Rich Look Shopping Mall was opened recently at Maharagama. Rich Look Fashion Ltd., clothing outlet


D. Samson & Sons opens brand new showrooms in Beliatta and Deniyaya

Views - 19 Friday, 30 March 2018 00:00

Taking the upcoming Avurudu season into consideration, D. Samson & Sons Ltd. celebrated the opening of two brand new DSI


Uptown launches loyalty card

Views - 37 Friday, 30 March 2018 00:00

Popular clothing store Uptown this week launched its loyalty card along with a new range of clothes ideal for working men and women.


Cool Planet celebrates New Year with ‘Tropics in Bloom’ campaign

Views - 30 Friday, 30 March 2018 00:00

Sri Lanka’s premier retail giant, Cool Planet is looking forward to welcome the upcoming Sinhala and Tamil New Year season


Beauty culture veterans joining hands with Fadna Shape Up Tea Double Active Plus

Views - 23 Wednesday, 28 March 2018 00:00

The more effective and enhanced Fadna Shape Up Tea Double Active Plus, that comes with a unique taste has been introduced to the beauty


Serenia Residences Talpe debut as Residential Partner at Colombo Fashion Week

Views - 73 Wednesday, 28 March 2018 00:00

Serenia Residences, the unique Rs. 2 billion mixed development lifestyle project, aptly dubbed an architectural gem


Arterra terracotta jewellery making workshop by Deepika Shami from India on 6 April

Views - 13 Wednesday, 28 March 2018 00:00

Indian Cultural Centre will be organising a terracotta jewellery making workshop by Deepika Shami from India on 6 April at 10 a.m


Easter brunch and robotics workshop for kids at Hilton Colombo Residences

Views - 22 Wednesday, 28 March 2018 00:00

The Hilton Colombo Residences has announced its special deals for Easter with an international buffet spread and a host


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It is possible to amend Muslim Marriage Law: Ash Sheik Muneer Malaffer (Naleemi)

Friday, 25 May 2018

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Friday, 25 May 2018

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Friday, 25 May 2018

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Hype and haunt hovering over Gotabaya Rajapaksa

Thursday, 24 May 2018

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