World’s Biggest Book Sale announces return to Sri Lanka in June

The world’s biggest book sale, the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale, is set to give avid readers the book-hunting adventure of a lifetime. The...

Anavila’s SS’18 collection brings together cherished dreams

A time in between time; a space quiet and slow. This season 'Inbetween', Anavila's SS'18 collection brings together cherished dreams and distant memories to...

‘Steeping’ by Saitha reflects her heart for the oppressed

On 8th March 2018 Saitha Gnanaratnam launched her first book: Steeping - a memoir of her experiences growing up in the majestic charm life of...

CFW expands the boundaries of the fashion industry

A movement that fathered the fashion development in Sri Lanka celebrates 15 years this season. Having impacted every aspect of the fashion design industry,...

Nelum Pokuna Theatre in Colombo set to break boundaries

Sri Lanka’s most state of the art performing arts centre, built with Chinese assistance, is looking to make a mark in the international arena...

Kala Pola celebrates 25 years of street art mart in Sri Lanka

The much-anticipated silver jubilee edition of Sri Lanka’s renowned open-air art fair – Kala Pola – unveils on Ananda Coomaraswamy Mawatha in Colombo 07,...

Second phase of elephant conservation project to begin

Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts in collaboration with its award-winning eco-tourism arm Cinnamon Nature Trails, is now set to commence the second phase of its...

A literary salon with Shankari Chandran at Shangri-La Colombo

Shangri-La Hotel, Colombo together with SCOR (Silent Community of Readers) presented a literary salon with world renowned writer Shankari Chandran on her latest book ‘The...

Celebrating the Life and Times of legendary George Keyt

By Ryan Holsinger and Natalie Soysa In 1901 Ceylon was firmly in the grip of the British empire. Some might even say - comfortably so....

Chinese Film Festival in Colombo to mark Chinese New Year

Happy Chinese New Year – the 3rd Chinese Film Festival organized by the Embassy of the People’s Republic of China and the National Film...

Pakistan Food Festival opens at Galadari Hotel Colombo

With the aim to build around an idea of creating common platform for people who love food, the colorful Pakistan Food Festival opened in...

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”...