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The chef who cultivates his own plants

Sri Lanka, July 25 -- In the Manana village in Horawala, Welithenna, some five kilometres from Mathugama town is a haven of rare plants of Sri Lanka. It is located alongside a small sale outlet of or... Read More


Sinopharm best for adults but effects on children unknown - Dr. Chandima Jeewandara

Sri Lanka, July 25 -- Scientists at the Sri Jayewardenepura University who studied the efficacy of the Chinese Sinopharm vaccine said their research was limited to those over the age of 21 and therefo... Read More


Brewing the perfect cup of tea

Sri Lanka, July 25 -- To the layman ear, the tea auctioneers' words are almost completely unintelligible. Words pour out at a mindboggling speed as the gravel cracks to make sales. While the rap is g... Read More


Online learning concept to continue beyond pandemic

Sri Lanka, July 25 -- Although online learning is not a brand new concept to the world and also to Sri Lanka, the 'new normal' model of living became a household term with the emergence of the Covid-1... Read More


NCPA moots reclassification of domestic servant

Sri Lanka, July 25 -- The National Child Protection Authority (NCPA) has proposed a revision of labour laws to classify domestic servant as a dangerous profession for children up to 18 years. The NCP... Read More


Vaccinations: Sri Lanka ranked third

Sri Lanka, July 25 -- Sri Lanka has been ranked third in the progress shown in administering Covid-19 vaccinations by a scientific online publication "Our World in Data" - a research group backed by t... Read More


Press Council Act to be amended

Sri Lanka, July 25 -- Minister of Mass Media Keheliya Rambukwella said he hopes to formalise the licensing process for TV channels and the registration process for all news websites in operation. He ... Read More


Organic fertiliser in beautiful Bhutan

Sri Lanka, July 25 -- President Gotabaya Rajapaksa's detractors are not relenting in their opposition to the organic fertiliser project. They say it's 'chemical phobia' and are in the process of whip... Read More


The Jaffna U-turn from liberalism to communalism - Part 1

Sri Lanka, July 25 -- Who did what to whom and when and where are recurring themes that dominate the historical consciousness. Whether it is in the Pelopponesian Wars (Herodotus) or in the Mahavamsa ... Read More


NCM boomerangs on Opposition

Sri Lanka, July 25 -- Another futile attempt by the main Opposition Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) to move a No Confidence Motion (NCM) against Energy Minister Udaya Gammanpila was defeated by a two-thi... Read More