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The 2016 Korean Cultural Festival to be held on July 23

The 2016 Korean Cultural Festival to be held on July 23

2016 Korean Cultural Festival, an open forum for Korean culture and sports, will be held at the Musaeus College Auditorium on July 23rd this year. The event is organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea, under the patronage

Colombian saxophonist to serenade guests

Colombian saxophonist to serenade guests

Talented Colombian saxophonist Dumbira Lippez is all set to entertain guests at The Lattice of Taj Samudra, Colombo’s stylish lobby lounge. Dumbira will perform at the Lattice from 6pm to 10pm from Tuesday to Sunday and 1pm to 3pm every

Low pressure area moving away from island: Met

Low pressure area moving away from island: Met

The Met Department said the low pressure area is moving away from the island and rainy conditions over the country would be reduced to some extent. However, the department said strong wind conditions will continue for few more days. They

Schools to be closed in case of adverse weather

Schools to be closed in case of adverse weather

Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam authorized all zonal and provincial education directors to decide on the closure of schools in case of adverse weather conditions which would affect the safety of students and teachers. Ministry Media Secretary, Kalpa Gunarathne, said

Flights from Ratmalana Airport grounded due to heavy rains 

Flights from Ratmalana Airport grounded due to heavy rains - See more at: http://www.dailymirror.lk/109538/Flights-from-Ratmalana-Airport-grounded-due-to-heavy-rains

The heavy rains lashing Sri Lanka has temporarily grounded flights scheduled to take off from the Ratmalana Air Port to Jaffna, Ratmalana Air Port Manager Aruna Rajapakse said. He said some 450 foreign and local students are undergoing training at

Radiohead to release new album

Radiohead to release new album

Radiohead promised to release its album on Monday, May 09 — but a Google Play Music page went live with details just a bit early. The group’s ninth overall album is called A Moon Shaped Pool, and includes 11 tracks

Let the Jungle law prevail

Let the Jungle law prevail

Dealing with an ever enchanting, evergreen, childhood favourite is no walk in the park so when Jon Favreau decided to tackle Rudyard Kipling’s 1894 collection of short stories ‘The Jungle Book’, he certainly would have had some sleepless nights. To

Bharatha Natyam marks International Dance Day

Bharatha Natyam marks International Dance Day

The Indian Cultural Centre, High Commission of India, Colombo will be organizing a folk and Bharatha Natyam performances by the students of Natya Kala Mandhi at the Cultural Centre auditorium located at 16/2, Gregory’s Road, Colombo 07 under the guidance

‘Sakkarang’ premiered at the Regal Cinema

‘Sakkarang’ premiered at the Regal Cinema

Dr Dharmasena Pathiraja’s latest cinematic masterpiece ‘Sakkarang’ premiered at the Regal Cinema on April 22 under the patronage of Mass Media and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Gayantha Karunathilaka. Parliamentarians, art personalities and other dignitaries also graced the occasion. Sakkarang is based

Game of Thrones season six released

Game of Thrones season six released

The much anticipated Sixth season of the Award Winning series Game of Thrones released last night on an HBO special. The sixth season premiere of Game of Thrones, titled The Red Woman, ended with a major shocker for viewers, as

Jacqueline Fernandez makes home in Sri Lanka

Jacqueline Fernandez makes home in Sri Lanka

Jacqueline Fernandez had come out in support of the Chennai flood victims with rehabilitation work through her initiative, Jacqueline Builds. Now, the Housefull 3 actress returns to her home country, Sri Lanka, to help rebuild villages ravaged by natural disasters

Organisers postpone AR Rahman’s concert in Sri Lanka

Organisers postpone AR Rahman’s concert in Sri Lanka

Two time Oscar-winning musician AR Rahman has been forced to postpone his Sri Lanka concert, which was earlier scheduled to take place on 23rd of April.  While some reports had claimed that the reason behind cancelling the show for now

Vijay’s Theri in Srilanka releases theater list

Vijay’s Theri in Srilanka releases theater list

Vijay’s Theri in Srilanka releases theater list Everyone is waiting for Illayathalapathy Vijay’s upcoming movie ‘Theri’, in which Vijay, Amy Jackson and Samantha are playing in the lead roles. The film is directed by the young talented director Atlee and

SRK Tweets About Sri Lankan Song

SRK Tweets About Sri Lankan Song

KingSouth Krishan’s song produced for Shah Rukh Khan’s new movie FAN, which is to be released on April 15, from Yash Raj Films has caught the attention of the star himself. The song features pop sensation Infaas and was written