Friday, December 9, 2016

People and events

People and events

Dr. Kapila Jayaratne, Consultant Community Physician and the National Programme Manager for Maternal and Child Morbidity and Mortality Surveillance at Family Health Bureau –...

Recently there had been much talk on the provision of a clause in the new constitution to be framed that Buddhism should be given...

Smart Metro, a Sri Lankan based International Software Development Company recently signed two agreements with Sony Corporation and Fujisoft Inc, Japan to become Sri...

Renaissance 2016, a get- together organized jointly by the Old Boys' Association and the Old Teachers' Association of President's College, Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte will...

Anniversary show of the Sadaya Maray Salli Hamaray will goes on board on October 18 at the Guruge Park, Ja-Ela at 3.30 and 6.30...

November 5 will be an evening of music and entertainment at the Dutch Burgher Union Hall, featuring several artists; the De Lanerolle Brothers, Ryan...

To commemorate Children’s Day, which falls on November14 every year, coinciding with the birth anniversary of Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru, the first Prime Minister of...

‘An Evening of Wind Music’ under the baton of a Japanese conductor, Ms. Keiko Kobayashi, was held at the St. Anthony’s College Auditorium, Katugastota,...

Sonali Ranaweera, aged 14, from San Jose, California, whose family is originally from Sri Lanka, has been named a national winner of the 2015...

Appreciation October 20, 2015 marks the 90th birth anniversary of the late President’s Counsel, Eardley Perera. He was an outstanding criminal lawyer with a brilliant...

Lions clubs International District 306 B-1, commemorating   Universal White Cane Day, held street parade in Ja-Ela on October 10, 2015 Lions and Leos representing...

J/Union College has been a pioneer mixed school in Valikamam Zone in the Northern Province of Sri Lanka since 1816.Its motto is ‘Education Breeds...

The inauguration of the 22nd conference of the Asian Federation on Intellectual Disabilities was held in Colombo on October 3 to 7, 2015 at...

The 16th Convocation of the British Computer Society (BCS) was held recently at the Nelum Pokuna Mahinda Rajapaksa Theatre with the presence of the...

All Island Inter Club Tennis Doubles - 2015, organized by the Sri Lanka Tennis Association was held on 10 (Saturday) at the Sri Lanka...

China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC) participated in a ceremony to award scholarships to students of the Pahiyangala, Yatagampitiya Primary School on September 28, 2015...

A beach cleanup week commencing from 19 September to 23 has been declared to mark and energize the International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) 2015 Day....

The Chamber Music Society of Colombo sponsored by Fairway Holdings and in association  with the Goethe-Institut presents a chamber music concert, "The Piano Septet"...

The Guitar Association of Sri Lanka in collaboration with Asian Guitar Federation (India) and the Indian Cultural Center is working to promote classical guitar...

The entries for this new literary award initiated by Fairway Holdings closed on September 15, with tremendous response from writers and publishers. A total...

The first day release of a commemorative Stamp and Commemorative cover with the brochure to mark the 50th Anniversary of Swami Prabhupada’s visit to...

The 79th Annual General Meeting of the Ceylon Planters Society was held at the Water’s Edge on September 26, 2015 under the patronage of...

The annual Katina Pinkama of the Zurich Buddhist Vihara was held on October 4, 2015 with the patronage of Sri Lankan and foreign Buddhist...

In commemoration of my late uncle, Sir Cyril De Zoysa’s 119th birth anniversary,  a protective structure (Bodhi Garaya) around the sacred Bo tree was...

The National Institute for Mental Health (NIMH) plans to conduct many events with the intention of making the public aware of World Mental Health...

Pre-school kids got an opportunity to take part in kite and mountain bike competitions, organized by Kotikawatte, Mulleriyawa Pradeshiya Sabha Member, Hemasiri Amarasinghe, and...

Members of the Maha Sangha, headed by Ven Pallegama Sirinivasabhidaana Nayake Thera, Atamasthanadhipathi, Incumbent for eight places of worship in Anuradhapura chanted Seth Pirith...

The president of the 'Lanka Knowledge Bank' science writer and astronomer, Anura C Perera handed over a 'Starglobe' as a gift of appreciation to...

Actor Arjuna Kamalanath is set to entertain audiences with his latest directorial venture Kusal.  The film, centered on a little boy named Kusal and...

The Embassy of Japan together with the Colombo Wind Orchestra will present ‘An Evening of Wind Music’ under the baton of a renowned Japanese...

Celebrating musician Sunil Santha’s 100th birth anniversary, the Sunil Santha Society will be organizing a conference to discuss the maestro’s contributions to the Sinhala...

A Sinhala adaptation of British playwright Ray Cooney’s FUNNEY  MONNY  goes on the boards under the directorial vision of the Dharmapriya Dias as Saadaya...

In commemoration of the 45th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Vietnam and Sri Lanka, the Embassy of Vietnam will present ‘Charming Vietnam’ a musical...

The General Sir John Kotelawala Defense University (KDU) will conduct the ‘Open Day’ program’ on  October 3, 2015 from 8am to 5pm at the...

The third novel written by Rivira Journalist Sureka Nilmini Illangakoon to coincide with the literary month of September was released on September 23. The...

The MBD Group, India is proud to pioneer Augmented Reality for education and learning in Sri Lanka with the launch of Nytra, an Augmented...

The newest play, written and directed by Ajith Mendis, Kema Lasthi (Political Comedy) will stage on September 26 (Saturday) at 3.30 and 6.30 pm...

Sudu saha Kalu a play written by writer and director, Simon Nawagaththegama and directed by Sriyantha Mendis will stage its special shows on October...

‘The Festival of Choirs 2015’ organized by the Western Music Society of Royal College takes place at the Bishop’s College Auditorium on October 2(Friday)...

Mrs. Chandrani Bandara, the Minister of Women’s and Child Affairs, has stated that action has been initiated by her Ministry to ensure that incidents...

Microsoft Sri Lanka launched Office 2016 on September 22, 2015 in tandem the official launch of Windows 10, their new generation operating system which...

The India Cultural Center, Colombo in association with Sri Lanka India Society will organize Gandhi Jayanti: A program to commemorate the birth anniversary of...

The Royal Asiatic Society Sri Lanka in collaboration with Sri Lanka Association for the Advancement of Science  organizes a panel discussion themed  ‘Ageing population...

A book titled ‘Sri Sai Satcharita Dharshan’, which was translated into Sinhala by Mrs. Manjula Tennakoon, was ceremonially released at Shirdi Sansthan in Maharashtra...

Kenichi Suganuma, Ambassador of Japan, formally awarded the Foreign Minister’s Commendation to  Muneyuki Izawa, Chef for Ambassador of Japan in Sri Lanka on behalf...

The annual Ratha Yathra the chariot festival will be held on September 27 (Sunday) in Kotahena. According to the authorities of the Sri Sri Radhakrishna...

A total of 450 differently-able Army War Heroes of our times, still strong with unswerving moral courage and insatiable aptitude for multiple athletic skills,...

Two novels written by Rivira Journalist Sureka Nilmini Ilangakoon have been released to coincide with the literary month of September and the Colombo International...

English playwright, Patrick Marber's play ‘Closer’ premiered in 1997 in London, making Marber and his work immediately world-renowned. Closer did not only conquer stages...

A Sinhala adaptation of British playwright Ray Cooney’s Funny Money goes on the boards under the directorial vision of Dharmapriya Dias as “Saadaya Maarai ...

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