Why Lankans don’t stick to their New Year’s Resolutions

‘New year, new me, and my sparkly new gym membership.’Sounds simple enough, right? Yet, you and I both know that it's just the annual...

Elephant Deaths by Train: Steadily On the Rise

Over the past 5 years, over 1200 elephants in Sri Lanka have been subject to the most inhumane of deaths. Poaching, slaughtering, exhaustion, and...

2018: A Glorious Year for Lankan Sports

Amidst the plethora of tragedies and unbelievable incidents that occurred in Sri Lanka this year, what our beautiful island excelled the most in 2018...

Things We Cannot Believe Happened in 2018

Ah 2018! What an eventful roller coaster ride it has been, not only for Sri Lanka, but around the world too! For those of...

The Ecobrick Project: Building Blocks for a Sustainable Future

Being a small island, we sure do have some alarming rates when it comes to plastic pollution. Sri Lanka generates an average of 5,163,689...

‘Mannar Unbound’: A Softlogic Life partnership featuring Lanka’s lesser explored beauty

Just how much of our island’s breathtaking beauty goes unnoticed? How many regions are little explored, researched or understood? Sri Lanka is globally recognized for...

The Woes of Shopping in Sri Lanka – A Male Perspective

At the bottom of every Lankan man's to-do list - shopping. Most men secretly groan at the thought of shopping, whether it's their semi-annual...

Private Member Clubs in Colombo

Whether it’s for some post-match cricket banter or to spend some time with friends and family over the weekend, here’s a list, in no...

Gyms in Colombo

The increasing trend in health and fitness has seen a number of gyms open up in the city as more people become increasingly conscious...

Families of the Disappeared – Still Missing, 9 Years Later

Enforced disappearances have been plaguing the country long before the war started and continued on even after the savage civil conflicts were put to...

5 Truly Sri Lankan Horrors

The curse of Cockroaches I have to admit, even writing about this brings back some horrific memories. But for the sake of entertaining you, I...

Breaking down Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Countless women (and occasionally, men!) suffer from this plight. Many are simply ignorant, misinformed or lack the resources...