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High Commission of Sri Lanka in New Delhi organizes art exhibition to commemorate Independence

2020-02-18 20:37:00

An exhibition of paintings was held recently at the High Commission of Sri Lanka in New Delhi to coincide with the 72nd anniversary of Independence of Sri Lanka...


Tribute to unsung hero of silver screen and stage Wimal Kumara de Costa

2020-02-13 22:39:00

The unsung hero of the silver screen and stage, renowned actor Wimal Kumara de Costa breathed his last owing to intense respiratory difficulties in 2016....


Kala Pola 2020 Sri Lanka’s largest art fair on Feb 23

2020-02-12 13:32:00

The event will be held from 8 am to 8 pm organized by George Kit Foundation sponsored by John Keels Group...


What the ‘Parasite’ Landslide Says About the Oscars: Our Critics Weigh In

2020-02-12 10:56:00

“Parasite” seemed like a surprise, but look at it from another angle and it just may be the ideal movie for the academy...


ABBA will release new music this year

2020-02-05 13:59:00

Mamma Mia! Here we go again.....


Legendary Double Doctorate Literary Lion Professor Sunil Ariyaratne

2020-02-05 13:22:00

Scholarly senior Professor Sunil Ariyaratne, was a visual sensation of the Department of Sinhala and Mass communication....


Reminiscing Gamini Fonseka - “Emperor of Sinhala cinema enthroned”

2020-02-02 13:04:00

About 15 years ago Sri Lanka’s heroic epoch era of Sinhala cinema died, alongside with the sudden demise of legendary film personality....


71st Republic Day of India celebrations begin with Enthralling Concert in Colombo

2020-01-26 13:30:00

The cultural evening was presented by High Commission of India, Colombo...


Reminiscing Chandra Kaluarachchi a robust talent to pursuit

2020-01-21 16:55:00

She was married to well-known musician cum actor Lakshman Wijesekara and was the mother of Ama Wijesekara and son...


ITN should focus fostering aspirant talents

2020-01-10 12:32:00

Today, there is an abundance of television channels in Sri Lanka, some old and some new. Among them, the Independent Television Network (ITN) is the oldest...


Australia fires, climate change take center stage at the Golden Globes

2020-01-06 14:32:00

The devastating wildfires in Australia and the impact of climate change became a surprising touchstone for both winners and presenters during the 2020 Golden Globes...


Christmas Celebrations at the Consulate General of Sri Lanka, Milan, Italy

2019-12-24 15:19:00

The Consulate General of Sri Lanka in Milan, Italy together with “Milan Kithunu Sangha”, celebrated Christmas on 15 December 2019 at Centro Asteria theatre Hall in Milan...


Journey (In Memory of My Kasun Aiya. For My family): Anomali Hegoda

2019-12-02 07:39:00

In memory of my Kasun Aiya. For my family...


Blind Ashchariya Peiris listed among BBC channel’s world’s 100 most inspiring Women in 2019

2019-11-30 15:05:00

In March 2000 when she was just nineteen years old, when the civil war was at its peak tragedy struck Nayana Ashchariya Peiris Jayakody ,a product of Devi Balika Vidyalaya, a diploma holder in English from the Warwick University, a teller in an international bank when a claymore bomb exploded at Castle street when she was driving home after work...


Sinhala National Service Poya Day Program features Sanchi Chetiyagiri Vihara, Dambadiwa!

2019-11-08 18:22:00

Live Poya Day Program of Sinhala National Service of SLBC has been prepared to be held from Sanchi Chetiyagiri Vihara, Dambadiwa...


2019 Booker Prize declared ’’a tie’’ jointly won by Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo!

2019-10-15 12:10:00

Margaret Atwood and Bernardine Evaristo jointly won the 2019 Booker Prize on Monday after judges ’’flout’’ the rules by declaring a tie...


Rory Peck Awards finalists announced!

2019-10-08 12:01:00

This year’s Rory Peck Award sponsored by Google, Sony, AP, announced finalists across three categories...


’’Big Bad Wolf’’ Book Fair on Sri Lanka for the successful third time!

2019-09-10 10:26:00

The Big Bad Wold Books, world’s largest bookfair, will be held from October 18 to 27 at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and the Convention Centre (SLECC) opposite Lake House...


‘Terminator: Dark Fate’ trailer reveals return of Linda Hamilton as the legendary Sarah Connor!

2019-08-30 16:03:00

Linda Hamilton reprises her role as Sarah Connor, the ass kicking mother of future resistance leader John Connor in Terminator: Dark Fate...


Cinematic Discourse for Prasanna Jayakody’s ’’Sansaraye Dadayakkaraya’’ on August 31!

2019-08-30 12:53:00

A discussion will Prasanna Jayakody’s film ’Sansare dadayakkaraya’ held on August 31st Saturday at 1.00 P.M. at Maradana Centre for Society and Religion Center (CSR) Auditorium Hall...


’’Javipe Wijeweera Saha Kalyana’’ book launch on September 02!

2019-08-29 11:40:00

The book ’’Javipe Wijeweera Saha Kalyana’’ written by journalist Upul Janaka Jayasinghe will be launched on the 2nd of September at 03.00 pm at Mahaweli Center, Colombo...


Phoenix Force behind Sony-MCU dispute? Analysis

2019-08-27 23:28:00

Due to collapsing negotiations between Disney and Sony Pictures, Marvel Studios will seemingly not be producing any future Spider-Man films, essentially removing the character from the Marvel Cinematic Universe...


Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker hits theaters on December 23!

2019-08-25 17:00:00

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will conclude the current Star Wars trilogy, and a new trailer showcased at Disney’s D23 Expo teases what that end looks like...


Spider-Man dispute between Sony and Marvel draws fans into the crossfire

2019-08-23 18:00:00

Spider-Man’s future might hang in the balance, but the dispute between Sony and Marvel over the character -- having spilled into the public -- is another prime example of super-powered silliness, exposing the limits of turning fans and click-hungry websites into foot soldiers in a corporate standoff...


Cast of the new Disney live-action Lady And The Tramp announced

2019-08-21 17:00:00

As you may have heard, the cutest canines are coming to Disney+ on November 12!..


Teen Choice Awards: Spider-Man Far From Home Wins Choice Summer Movie

2019-08-13 12:30:00

As it continues swinging its way through a massive box office, Spider-Man: Far From Home has tallied one of its biggest awards of the years...


HOT ALERT! Jacqueline Fernandez’s latest monokini are proof that she is a true-blue Sri Lankan goddess!

2019-08-12 15:00:00

Jacqueline Fernandez is currently ringing in her 33rd birthday in Sri Lanka will her tribe and the pictures have been driving her fans crazy...


Fastest & Furiousest: how Hobbs & Shaw expands the 5bn franchise

2019-08-06 11:50:00

In the comedown off the adrenaline high resulting from The Fate of the Furious, the eighth and most recent entry in the franchise of dizzyingly lucrative pedal-to-the-metal blockbusters, the future of the series seemed dicey...


Colombo International Theatre Festival 2019

2019-08-05 15:13:00

ow only we need your help…. You are aware that we are organizing the Colombo International Theatre Festival in the midst of lot of difficulties and obstructions...


Murals by Jean Arasanayagam seen and read through an Australian Eye

2019-08-03 11:36:00

In the early morning on the beach in Tasmania the water is puckered by wind. The sun has created a drawbridge across the sea and onto the silver sand. Occasional bunches of crinkled seaweed rest in their shadows and the serenity is palpable...