Sri Lankan poet Anne Ranasinghe passed away

Internationally acclaimed Sri Lankan poet Anne Ranasinghe has passed away. Anne Ranasinghe has won numerous local and international awards for her writing including the Sri Lanka...

Movie on Father Matthew Peiris set for Hollywood

By Easwaran Rutnam Wellawatte and Horana are abuzz as film crews move up and down creating sets for a Hollywood movie billed to be controversial...

Grammys criticized for not featuring Cole

Supporters of Natalie Cole took to social media late Monday to express frustration that the singer, who died on Dec. 31 of idiopathic pulmonary...

Film industry faces liberal winds of change

The film “Let Her Cry,” a tantalizing tale of an extramarital affair between an old professor and his seductive student, might not have been...

Alston’s video premiers at Cricket final

The new video of Sri Lankan born musician Alston Koch will premiere at the Commonwealth Bank tri-series cricket final on Sunday at the Gabba in...

Moonlight wins best picture Oscar after mix-up

Moonlight has won best picture at the Oscars - but only after Faye Dunaway initially said La La Land had won. Warren Beatty was handed...

Alternative Sundays – The BIG 10

It’s another round of sonic diversity from home that we take the most pride in and just like every round, this one’s different! Doesn’t matter...

Jacqueline has more to do

Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez doesn’t agree she has “arrived” in Bollywood. She says there is still long way to go for her to...

Bollywood superstar Sridevi dies at 54 of heart attack

Bollywood superstar Sridevi Kapoor has died of a heart attack, her family says. She was 54. The actress known simply as Sridevi passed away in...

Danu awarded WPDO Peace Ambassador honorary award

Danu Innasithamby a prominent media personality in Sri Lanka was appointed as a World Peace and Diplomacy Organization (WPDO) Peace Ambassador. He was formally presented...

WWE superstar Daniel Bryan retires

Wrestling entertainment superstar Daniel Bryan officially announced his retirement on WWE RAW from Seattle. Bryan said he's had several concussions after 16 years in...

Dr. Benny Prasad to perform in Sri Lanka

On 22nd November 2010 Dr. K. Benny Prasad arrived inKarachi (Pakistan) and broke the World Record becoming the fastest person to travel to 245...

Singer David Bowie dies of cancer at 69

Singer David Bowie has died at the age of 69 from cancer. His son, film director Duncan Jones, confirmed the news and a statement was...

Big Reeno loves Sri Lanka

He has two words to describe the Sri Lankan people, happy and inspiring. Big Reeno, who was in Sri Lankan recently together with Sean...

7-piece pop rock band Flame to headline at Elevate

The month of August is set to be a rocking one at Elevate, Colombo’s highest rooftop bar, as one of the city’s legendary pop-rock...

G. Madison IV: Dancing with the Stars

Dancing does not come naturally for everyone, especially when it involves the kind of moves someone like G. Madison IV uses on stage. Who is...

Kevin Lyttle ready to “turn on” Sri Lanka

Singer Kevin Lyttle arrived in Sri Lanka today (Tuesday December 27) for a one off concert with Iyaz and Mann. An upbeat Brad Hemmings, their...

Maldives ready for BT, Poet

Platinum-selling artist, visionary producer, film composer, technologist and 53rd GRAMMY® Awards nominee for Best Dance/ Electronic Album, BT steps onto the shores of Per...

“A Love Like This” in Seychelles

The film "A Love Like This" premiered in Mahe, Seychelles and it was described as the beginning of a journey by 'The African Film...

DeLon suffering consequences of speaking out against M.I.A.

International recording artist, DeLon, has stepped down as the opening act for America's Got Talent artist Lindsey Stirling's first-ever U.S. Tour. The rapper, best...