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Everything else..

The Shifting Culture in the East Coast of Sri Lanka

“Women’s surfing also has taken off in Arugam Bay. There’s a group of women now and they are really empowering these kids to come...

Beau-Tea-Ful and Brew-lliant: Sri Lanka’s 7 Types of Tea

Ahhh! Is there anything more Sri Lankan than a cup of tea? I doubt it! The brew is warm and welcoming - and if...

Where you can BYOB in Colombo

Sri Lankan Friday nights are always a battle between “let’s have a small shot” and “can we really afford enough 900 rupee cocktails to...

Origins of the Sinhala Language: a Tale that Spans Millennia

Sinhalese is a dynamic language endowed with a rich and colourful history. But, it has remained hidden from the gaze of many of us....

Charity Organisations in Sri Lanka

When it comes to giving, Sri Lankans are a generous lot. It comes as no surprise therefore, that we are big on charity. Now...

The Eternal Dark: Requiem by Suresh De Silva

Get ready to journey into a surreal world with Suresh De Silva’s first full-length novel - The Eternal Dark: Requiem. Mystery and uncertainty introduce...

PTE UKVI Launched in Sri Lanka

The UK Secure English Language Test (SELT) to study, work or migrate to UK, is now available in Sri Lanka. Pearson Test of English UKVI...

10 Places to Visit in Jaffna

From a war zone to an ultimate tourist destination, Jaffna should definitely be on every traveller’s bucket list. Mainly known for its rich cultural...

Beautiful Batik: Writing in Wax

The word Batik is a Javanese word that translates to ‘writing in wax’. Believed to have originated thousands of years ago from the tribes...

The Village in the Jungle by Leonard Woolf

A brilliantly executed dark tale of rural Ceylon. The Village in the Jungle by Leonard Woolf is a novel published in 1913, based on the...

Pulse Reflects: The Absence of a Cabinet Ministry for Women’s Affairs

The decision to withdraw the Cabinet Ministry of Women and Child Affairs after the recent Parliamentary elections aroused public outrage following a Gazette notification...

The Gentrification of Colombo: Community Stories

Colombo has undergone a rapid transformation due to its gentrification agenda that aspires to make the city an economic powerhouse on par with Singapore....