Helping Vulnerable Communities During a Crisis

  You cannot turn your head without the mention of the infamous virus that has penetrated borders and left people in a state of panic,...

How the Nirbhaya Case Hits Uncomfortably Close to Home

In a pre-dawn hearing, the court brought down the curtain on the seven-year-long high profile case by rejecting the final pleas and petitions of...

Covid-19: Advice for Sri Lankans Travelling Abroad

Last updated: March 15, 2020 Global travel is effectively shutting down due to the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak. While countries are ramping up efforts to curb...

Child Prostitution In Sri Lanka

  A staggering number of children are trafficked each year across the world and are integrated into prostitution networks against their will. While prostitution and...

Sand Permit Removal: Beneficial or Harmful?

A conflict in opinions has risen with the recent removal of permits required to transport sand, granite and soil. The move was initiated by...

Turning the Tide: Progress of a Post-Tsunami Sri Lanka

On the morning of 26 th December 2004, Mohideen Ajeemal, a fish distributor from Sainthamaruthu- a village on Sri Lanka’s eastern coast, hurriedly climbed...

Remembering Veteran Singer Anjalin Gunathilaka

Veteran Singer Anjalin Gunathilaka has passed away, aged 79. An iconic singer and Sri Lankan personality, Anjalin Gunathilaka is the singer of a number famous...

‘Ministry of Crab’ ranked 35th in Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants

Placing Sri Lanka on the culinary map once again, Sri Lanka's internationally recognized restaurant Ministry of Crab has been ranked 35th in Asia's 50...

Marini de Livera: Sri Lanka’s Woman of Courage

The Annual International Women of Courage Awards (IWOC) is scheduled to be at the U. S. Department of State, hosted by Secretary of State,...

British Soap Star Jimmy Essex gets engaged in Sri Lanka

British actor Jimmy Essex, of the television show Hollyoaks, has gotten engaged to his musician boyfriend of six years, right here in Sri Lanka! Essex...

Model Jeenu Mahadevan speaks out on colourism in the Asian Community

Model Jeenu Mahadevan made his international debut in 2017 and is now flying around the world for Men’s Fashion Week! Norwegian with Sri Lankan heritage,...

Johann and Jayanthi on Seven Summits Challenge

Sri Lanka’s “Everest Stars” - Johann Peries and Jayanthi Kuru-Utumpala – will set off on their next big adventure on Thursday 31st January 2019. This...