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Ashraff: Single most popular mass figure in Eastern Muslim politics

  Ashraff himself did not contest but actively campaigned during the 1977 general elections The... 


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BirdSong of Shanmugam

  "The future star of Sinhala pop music was discovered by him, and not by any... 


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Tribute to my Flag Lieutenant

Twenty-five years ago on 18th January 1993, at Fort Hammenhiel, Karinagar, two officers and forty-two... 


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Thebuwana incident A case of misconceptions and emotional trauma

Sergeant Gunawardana (centre)   While I was there we were attacked by the LTTE in... 


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Today (18) is Saraswathi Pooja; Vijayadasami tomorrow (19) The importance of Navarathri in today’s context

What connects Robert Oppenheimer of the Manhattan Project, the oil slick Middle, East, and Navarathri? The... 


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Enterprise Sri Lanka: A vision to establish an entrepreneurial society

Chandula Abeywickrema, Chairman of Lanka Impact Investing Network (LIIN) signs the agreement on... 


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Critics ‘tune’ in to wrong frequency

Radio Drama ‘Kanata Paharak’ sparks censorship controversy The listeners should... 


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Commonwealth poetry oh, please. Can we have those games ?

There was a time when people talked about the Commonwealth. That’s a distant memory now,... 


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Sr. Bernadine Thambosamy SCC celebrates 100th Birthday Dedicated to the ‘Vow of Obedience’

  by Sr. Bernadette Fernando SCC   On October 6 (Saturday) Sr. Peuma Peiris,... 


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Mahatma Gandhi in Sri Lanka : 150th birth anniversary celebrations

A series of events were held on October 2 to begin the 150th birth anniversary celebrations of... 


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