Jaffna Music Festival a resounding success

The Jaffna Music Festival 2013, held at the Jaffna Town Municipal Grounds recently was a resounding success. Organizers say the event was witnessed by a collective...

‘Irangani’ ….. the life and times of a living legend

The story of the life and times of Sri Lanka’s iconic actress Irangani Roxana Serasinghe will hit bookstores across the country on Friday 29...

Cantaloupe jewellery launched at Cantaloupe Aqua in Thalpe

Earlier this month (February), the seafront deck of Cantaloupe Aqua in Thalpe, was converted into a tropical showcase for the launch of the latest...

After class at the British school

Mind Adventures returns to the stage this year after a short hiatus; actor and director Ruvin de Silva (Nine and Starving Children for Noir...

Anisha: A cake designing teen maestro

What started off as a hobby has ended up as a kind of a career for young Anisha Nareshkumar, who as a cake designer...

ONE BILLION RISING

On valentine's day, 14 February 2013, we are inviting ONE BILLION women and those who love them to WALK OUT, DANCE, RISE UP, and...

Brian Kerkoven: People find my simple style elegant

Fashion designer, choreographer and franchise holder for some leading fashion shows in Sri Lanka, Brian Kerkoven, says to be a fashion designer you need...

Sri Lankan dirt on Japanese restaurant menu

A menu with a $110 dirt dish on it has stunned restaurant-goers. The extraordinary menu has been offered by a French-inspired restaurant in Japan,...

Sarath Sathiamoorthy, Rest In Peace

Isura said it best ‘I’ve met SARATH only once. But feels like known him for ages’. I met Sarath Sathiamoorthy a few times but I...

Cobra girl told ‘her mom was a snake’

Nirosha Wimalaratne, a snake dancer in a Colombo night club has been reunited with her pet cobra after winning a legal battle following a...

Miss Sri Lanka Online winner boasts Syrian dad, half Russian mom

The winner of what was billed as Sir Lanka’s first online beauty queen contest Maria Alkansas, age 21, has a mixed gene pool that...

Dinesh Chandrasena A Star Among Stars

By Easwaran Rutnam Internationally renowned Sri Lankan fashion designer Dinesh Chandrasena, who has designed clothes for Hollywood Stars like Halle Berry, Cindy Crawford and more,...

The U in Upeksha

By Easwaran Rutnam She is living her dream and her talent and skills have helped her do that, but for clothes designer Upeksha Hager nothing...

Mayadunne second runner-up in Miss International contest

Sri Lanka's Madusha Mayadunne was selected as the second runner-up in the Miss International final held in Japan today. Miss Japan won the title while Finland...

A Place To Wine, Dine And Relax

By Easwaran Rutnam Pics by Pavithra De Mello The latest restaurant to open in Colombo targeting high-end customers is Qbaa located at De Fonseka Place in...

Missy Flame: Setting the dance floor on fire

By Easwaran Rutnam   Her parents wanted her to be a pianist. But she had other ideas. Shanaki Perera, better known as Missy Flame, is without...

City Cross 2012: Fund Raising with Fun Racing

The Rotary Club of Colombo Fort will host ‘City Cross 2012’ on 13 October from the Colombo Hilton, organisers said. For the past 23 years...

World spice food festival 2012 in Battaramulla

Following the success of the World Spice Food Festival since 2005, Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority has once again made arrangements to conduct the...

Seri conducts online beauty contest

Seri naturals Sri Lanka announced the launch of an online beauty contest where dazzling young women from all over Sri Lanka will be given...

Thoshan: From RP to Plan B

By Easwaran Rutnam   He was probably the most popular Radio Presenter (RP) and Video Jockey (VJ) in Sri Lanka for several years but now his...