Deepa Mehta at screening and panel discussion in Colombo

The High Commission of Canada to Sri Lanka and Embassy to Maldives, in partnership with United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Sri Lanka, and the...

Pendi: Embracing a simple approach for interiors

When a designer is at the top of his or her game, an unmistakable sense of confidence, ease and spirit is evident in every...

Jaffna Food Festival to attract local and foreign tourists

By Ashanthi Warunasuriya In light of prevailing peace in the country, the Security Forces in Jaffna has taken an initiative to organize a series of...

China Henan Gongfu Show to tour Sri Lanka in December

The China Henan Shaolin Gongfu Show is to tour Sri Lanka in December, the Chinese Embassy in Colombo said. The tour is organized by Association...

Harry Potter star at Fairway Galle Literary Festival

British actress Dame Maggie Smith, best known for her role in the movie, Harry Potter, will attend the Fairway Galle Literary Festival 2018. The second announcement of...

Largest online wedding competition launched in Sri Lanka

Cinnamon Island Weddings in association with SriLankan Airlines is set to promote Sri Lanka as an idyllic destination for weddings and honeymooners – Cinnamon...

Designer wedding show to feature top bridal designers

A designer wedding show will be held later this month featuring the top bridal designers and hair and makeup artists in Sri Lanka. The show...

Encouraging the art of creative writing in Sri Lanka

Home grown Sri Lankan corporate, Fairway Holdings, hosted the second annual Fairway English Creative Writing Workshop on the 3rd and 4th of November 2017....

World renowned Indian painter to meet and greet Sri Lankan fans

The Indian Cultural Center, Colombo in collaboration with Santiniketan Friends will be organizing an interaction session with and a Lecture on “Contemporary Indian Art”...

Angampora: A pictorial narrative of Sri Lanka’s ancient martial art

Not many know too much about “Angampora,” Sri Lanka’s ancient martial art. It has been a term languishing in obscurity for the last couple...

“Wild Vil Uyana” showcases myriad of flora and fauna

Jetwing Vil Uyana continues to set a benchmark in the hospitality industry by being a true embodiment of evolution.  From a barren land to...

A celebration of stories unfolded anew at A&K Lit Fest

The third A&K Lit Fest stood by its promise to celebrate Sri Lankan identity through literature, as it came to a close at the...

Chariots of Fire producer to attend Galle Literary Festival

The much awaited Fairway Galle Literary Festival returns for the ninth time at its home, the UNESCO World heritage site of Galle Fort, Sri...

A platform for differently able children and adults to excel

Following the first ever and successful Dirijaya Prathibha variety show which was initiated in 2013, the unique event has been scheduled to make a...

Anything But….with Kumar de Silva on social media

Popular media personality Kumar de Silva is back with his latest celebrity talk show, but this time he’s not going to hit the television...

World’s Biggest Book Sale in Sri Lanka for the first time

The Big Bad Wolf Book Sale, will be in Sri Lanka from the 5th to 15th October 2017. The World's Biggest Book Sale will...

Fairway National Literary Awards 2017 – shortlist announced

The Shortlist for the third Fairway National Literary Awards was announced recently at a gathering well attended by academics, literary enthusiasts and the media....

Interactive and intellectual attractions at Colomboscope

Cinnamon Hotels and Resorts recently hosted the popular arts festival, Cinnamon Colomboscope 2017. The multidisciplinary arts festival, included an eclectic range of artists and performers from...

Tourism promotional event “A Glimpse of Sri Lanka” in Stockholm

The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Stockholm organized a promotion on tourism and culture “A Glimpse of Sri Lanka” at Norrmalmstorg, a venue situated in...

Voices join in harmony at the 25th Festival of Choirs in Colombo

The 25th Festival of Choirs organized by the Ceylon Bible Society celebrating the 205th Anniversary of the Ceylon Bible Society was held at the...