Sri Lankan in Canada creates record for most needles in the head

Mohanathas Sivanayagam marked the long weekend by sticking 2,100 acupuncture needles into his head. The 37-year-old is a father of three young boys and works...

Sri Lanka in Miss Italy finals

A girl born to Sri Lankan parents has been selected among the six finalists for the Miss Italy of the world crown in the...

Photos of Prince Harry naked leaked

Prince Harry put the crown jewels on display in Vegas this weekend ... getting BARE ASS NAKED during a game of strip billiards with...

Lankan students inaugurate SL2College conference

SL2College, the Sri Lankan volunteer-driven nonprofit organization held its first higher education conference on the 9th of August at Royal College Skills Center, Colombo...

Campaign for Sir Arthur C Clarke memorial in UK

A teenager has begun a campaign for a memorial to be built in honour of the Somerset-born science fiction writer Sir Arthur C Clarke. Sir...

Dreamcatchers at the Lionel Wendt

Dreamcatchers, an exhibition of paintings by Teruni Wikramanayake and Asela Abeywardene and sculpture by Gayan Gunasekara, will be held on 21 and 22 July...

Anderson Cooper says he’s gay, happy and proud

In a lengthy e-mail message to the Daily Beast's Andrew Sullivan that was posted to the site on Monday, CNN's Anderson Cooper comes out publicly...

“Darkness into Light” – An Exhibition of Paintings by Yasmin Buckman

The artist’s  cousin Jomo Uduman shares his thoughts aboutYasmin Buckman’s 3rd solo exhibition that would be held at the Sapumal Foundation, Barnes Place, Colombo...

UK national in Lanka honored by the Queen

Michael Meyler, a British National living inSri Lanka, has been honoured by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II in her Birthday Honours List for 2012,...

Keshiya: From the daughter of ‘thataya’ to a rising star

By Dinesha Senaratne Ever imagined what life is like for celebrity children? Born and grown up in the eyes of the media and constant attention...

Shehan Karunatilaka wins 2012 Commonwealth book prize

Sri Lankan author Shehan Karunatilaka, a former advertising copywriter, has won the Commonwealth book prize for his highly praised debut novel Chinaman: the Legend...

Get ready for a fun ride

Cycling as a sport has gained significant popularity in recent years in Sri Lanka. For those who ride just for fun or more intensely...

Skzin and Bones to exhibit at the Lionel Wendt

Intricate, intense and intoxicating Skzin and Bones – an exhibition of art and design will be held at the Lionel Wendt, Harold Peiris Gallery...

Indian designer Saree sale

A saree accompanies a woman throughout her life in many occasions – be it gorgeous, simple or traditional. If you are looking for fresh designs...

FHM’s 100 Sexiest Women in the World 2012

The former N-Dubz singer has seen her fame in the U.K. skyrocket thanks to her role as a panelist on Simon Cowell’s British version...

Kate Moss to holiday in Lanka

Supermodel Kate Moss is hoping to holiday in Sri Lanka with her husband  The Kills guitarist Jamie Hince, the Sun newspaper reported. Kate Moss is...

Skzin set to rock Colombo

Dr. Milinda Salpitikorala is set to launch an exhibition of his latest drawings, and his new t-shirt line – set to literally rock Cololmbo. Salpitikorala’s...

Adventure race hits Colombo

Amazing Colombo City Romp, an adventure race similar to the internationally popular Amazing Race, will hit the streets of Colombo next month. However, Amazing Colombo...

Couple wed Sri Lankan style

Maalu Maalu Resort & Spa, a tourism resort set up in the east with the boom of tourism after the end of terrorism in...

JKH, Aitken Spence, HDFC win ACCA Sustainability Reporting Awards 2011

ACCA Sri Lanka felicitated the country's most transparent and accountable business entities at the annual ACCA Sustainability Reporting Awards, crowning John Keells Holdings, Aitken...