Thursday, June 29, 2017

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Their logic is simple. ‘You can always dream bigger’ if only you’ve got the right attitude. From Youth For All (FYFA), the brain child...

Yala National Park, a 130,000 hectare wilderness on the southeastern tip of Sri Lanka, is home to 44 varieties of mammal and 215 bird...

The days leading up to Ramadhan usually creates a question among devotees as to when the day Eid-ul Fitr would be. Eid-ul Fitr which marks...

The domestic cat is descended from wild cats that were tamed twice - in the Near East and then Egypt, according to the largest...

There is a common saying that behind every successful man there is a woman. But often we don’t talk much about her. This time...

As a young Newell’s hopeful, Messi used to hang around his buddy’s house in hope of running in to his friend’s beautiful cousin, who...

After 14 years in Sri Lanka, Annoushka Hempel will pack up house and soon be London bound again. While on the face of it...

Photo manipulation, considered skilful artwork involves transforming or altering a photograph using various methods and techniques. Nipuna Kithmal Gamage is one such skilful photographer who...

A Syrian artist has reimagined US President Donald Trump and 10 other world leaders as refugees in a series of paintings currently on display...

Despicable Me 3 Rating: PG Running time: 1h. 30min. Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure Directors: Kyle Balda, Pierre Coffin, Eric Guillon Starring: Jenny Slate, Kristen Wiig, Steve Carell, etc. After he...

Arrow * 7.8 Running time: 42min. Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime Creators: Greg Berlanti, Marc Guggenheim, Andrew Kreisberg Starring: Stephen Amell, Katie Cassidy, David Ramsey, etc. Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen...

The People We Hate at the Wedding by Grant Ginder The People We Hate at the Wedding is the story of a less than perfect family....

Aries (Mesha): You can look forward to an increase in income, general prosperity and even honours from the state if your Dasas are favourable...

People have been using astrology to map to out everything from their personalities to what the future holds. But, can your zodiac sign tell...

Pisces: French Bulldog You’re full of surprises, dear Pisces, and the same goes for this pointy-eared pooch. He packs a huge personality into such a...

Two deaths, two days apart. All four of those involved wanted to snap a ‘selfie’ on the railway tracks, oblivious to the oncoming train....

American fiction writer, author of Psycho Robert Bloch, in his introduction to Mike Magnolia's Hellboy: Seeds of Destruction claims that Hellboy opines that although...

“For all you know Ravana was a Sinhala king,” Vinosha, my friend who worked with Sri Lanka’s national television said, as we stood enjoying...

Molokai, Hawaii Some say Molokai is what the Hawaiian Islands looked like 50 years ago; others say this is what the world should strive to...

Akshika Wijesundara, while studying in the University of Moratuwa received the opportunity to work as a student ambassador for Google. There he was able...

People were surprised during a savage attack on London Bridge carried out by three terrorists who were later shot dead. The British police responded...

Folk and semi classical vocal performance by Sarita Saaz Indian Cultural Centre, Colombo is celebrating World Music Day with a folk and semi classical vocal...

The Bad Batch Rating: R Running time: 1h 58min Genre: Romance, Sci-Fi Director: Ana Lily Amirpour Starring: Suki Waterhouse, Jason Momoa, Jayda Fink, etc… Arlen is abandoned in a Texas...

13 Reasons Why Running time: 1h Genre: Drama, Mystery Creators: Brian Yorkey Starring: Dylan Minnette, Katherine Langford, Christian Navarro, etc… Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a...

Dead Certain by Adam Mitzner Ella Broden is living a double life. By day, Ella works as a buttoned-up attorney on some of the city’s most...

Aries (Mesha): The week ahead is very significant for you given Saturn’s impending return to Scorpio sign on June 21 which brings you back...

Don’t pay someone to water your plants while you’re on vacation. Save that money for some sweet flip-flops and, instead, rummage through your recycling...

It was the rainy season. It had been raining cats and dogs for the past few days. The best option during this brass monkey...

Hearing the term ‘mindfulness’ might conjure up a smiling guru sitting peacefully in a quiet, meditative posture. But mindfulness is no longer just for...

●    Rumours went viral on social media after a video supposedly showing mixed rice varieties including plastic rice being openly sold at supermarkets ●    Suspicious...

Cars 3 Rating: G Running time: 1h 49min Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy Director: Brian Fee Starring: Owen Wilson, Cristela Alonzo, Chris Cooper Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers,...

Game of Thrones * 9.5 Running time: 56min Genre: Adventure, Drama,         Fantasy Creators: David Benioff, DB             Weiss Starring: Emilia Clarke, Peter Dinklage, Kit Harington,...

Once and for All by Sarah Dessen As bubbly as champagne and delectable as wedding cake, Once and for All, Sarah Dessen’s thirteenth novel, is set...

Chandrasekaram released an album which consists of songs included in his novel ‘The King and the Assassin’ over two years ago. Although the album...

Aries There are two ways Aries can keep all that bundled-up energy in check: Either channel it into an intense physical activity or just hit...

Sri Lanka’s own Team Codon, consisting of Moratuwa University students, is the first Sri Lankan team and the third South Asian team to advance...

Tamil poet Abdul Rahman, who passed away last week, had a huge fan following in Sri Lanka, where he maintained close links with contemporary...

Popular Korean Actress Lee Young-ae who is known in Sri Lanka for her iconic role ‘Changumi’ in the famous historical drama ‘Dae Jang Geum’...

Prof. Joseph Sriyal Malik Peiris is an intellectual of many facets. He is one of those intellectuals who have done Sri Lanka proud. He...

Aesthetics of Seven Virgins Mountain range marred by hydropower plant The Seven Virgins Mountain range is located on the west side of Adam’s Peak sanctuary....

My lifetime dream of visiting Sri Lanka had finally come true. Last month, my photographer and I were on the island, for one magical...

Aries (Mesha): Given several planetary shifts in the offing, be prepared to come to terms with new developments in your workaday life and also...

Poson Poya Day which falls on June 8 this year, commemorates the advent of Arahant Mahinda, son of Emperor Ashoka of India. Arahant Mahinda...

Days of severe torrential rains and strong winds triggered by the monsoon bore a harbinger of the events to come for residents of Neluwa...

It has such huge potential as a stage play, as 12 Angry Men does. In fact, many parallels can be drawn between Jerome Bixby’s...

In the weeks leading up to Showtime’s anxiously awaited Twin Peaks: The Return, critics seized the opportunity to spend time with David Lynch’s original...

Towns and cities are increasingly crowded, overtaken gradually by roads, buildings and other infrastructure day by day. With thousands of people gathering daily, cities...

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Aries (Mesha): You are likely to find yourself in great comfort in a festive atmosphere where every aspect is sensuous. Mercury beginning transit in...

Aries The first sign of the zodiac, fiery and bold is ruled by the martial and aggressive planet Mars. The colour associated with Aries is...

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