SLT-MOBITEL celebrates Thai Pongal in Talawakelle

SLT, Jan. 16 -- MOBITEL, the national ICT solutions provider, celebrated the Thai Pongal festival on January 13 at the Talawakelle Great Western Sri Muthu Mari Amman Temple, with a special donation of... Read More

Vindya Perera wins Best Entrepreneur Award at Sabaragamuwa Province

Sri Lanka, Jan. 16 -- Brilliant Cuts (Pvt) Ltd Managing Directress Vindya Perera, together with the unwavering support of her mother and Director of the company Malani Polgampola, has been successful ... Read More

Explosive, Narcotic Detecting Air Dogs pass out at Katunayake

Sri Lanka, Jan. 16 -- The Air Dog Unit at SLAF Base Katunayake held a Passing Out Parade on January 13 for the newly inducted Air Dogs of the Unit. The event was held at Katunayake and the Commander ... Read More

Cathay Pacific Cargo develops solution for transhipment of COVID-19 vaccines

Sri Lanka, Jan. 16 -- Cathay Pacific Cargo has built on its many years of experience in transporting pharmaceutical shipments to develop a vaccine solution specifically for the fast and effective dist... Read More

Trump impeached as Biden awaits swearing-in

Sri Lanka, Jan. 16 -- With Democrat Joe Biden due to be sworn in as the next President of the US on Wednesday (20) next week, and in the aftermath of last week's unprecedented breach of the U.S. Capit... Read More

Paddy Mendis: The storied career of a Flying Ace

Sri Lanka, Jan. 16 -- For the 4th Sri Lanka Air Force Commander, Air Chief Marshal Pathman Hariprasadha Mendis, flying was his main passion from a very young age. He is popularly referred to as "Paddy... Read More

Kurusaiaddithivu: Island of the Cross

Sri Lanka, Jan. 16 -- The coastal areas of Sri Lanka are embellished with churches and chapels. This is due to the arrival of the Portuguese to this island who subsequently built these places of worsh... Read More

Kusal Mendis - first SL batsman to get four consecutive ducks

Sri Lanka, Jan. 16 -- Sri Lanka top order batsman Kusal Mendis on Thursday became the first Sri Lakan top order batsman and the third player to get out for four consecutive ducks in test cricket. He h... Read More

BCI Campus, Negombo commences undergraduate degree programmes

Sri Lanka, Jan. 16 -- The BCI Campus, Negombo (Benedict XVI Catholic Institute) announced their new degree programmes at a media briefing held recently, at the Archbishop's House in Colombo. The medi... Read More

Lankan Names: Alluring Yet Long

Sri Lanka, Jan. 16 -- Sometimes, I like to replay a scene from Dr. No in my mind. The clock shows three in the morning. Smoke swirls about the casino tables and luck evades a lady in red at the baccar... Read More