Flooded

The heavy rain over the last few days continues to flood several areas around the cou....


Mother Lanka first!

A solider looks on as two young boys sell flags despite the inclement weather conditi....


Floods create more havoc

Flood waters created more havoc in several parts of the country today. Picture shows ....


Sydney spout

A water spout (tornado) hits the sea behind a surfer on Sydney's Bondi Beach on ....


A packed ride home

Crowds gather at a bus halt in Pettah this evening waiting for a ride home. Bus service....


The new recruits

Dozens of potential new police recruits were interviewed today at the Police Field Forc....


Doing his bit

A police officer is seen here trying to clear a blocked drain as heavy rain continued....


Rain, rain go away

The heavy rain which continued to lash several parts of the country since this morning ham....


The leaders meet

President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who is in Iran to attend the G15 summit, had talks with th....


Preparing for Vesak

A Sri Lankan street vendor makes lanterns from bamboo sticks in Colombo on May 16, 2010. T....


Welcome to Iran

President Mahinda Rajapaksa arrived at the Meherabad International Airport in....


Going to the people

A mobile police unit was launched in the East to listen to complaints by the public who....


Street circuit

McLaren Mercedes' British driver Lewis Hamilton arrives in the pits of the Monaco s....


Caring for our heroes

Disabled  soldiers attend a military ceremony to lay the foundation stone for a 10....


Washed away

Two children can be seen here looking at the backyard of their house which has been was....


Back in the limelight

Former Foreign Minister Rohitha Bogollagama was seen back in the limelight today when he t....


SBC Aids Walk

An Aids walk was organized by the students of St. Bridget’s Convent earlier today at....


Dangerous weather

The PGA Tour calls for a five hour weather delay before beginning second round of the V....


"Akshaya Tritiya"

An Indian saleswoman arranges 22-carat gold necklaces at Forever Precious Jewellery and....


Rain takes its toll

The heavy rain which continued to lash Colombo since this morning flooded several....


Ready for another mission

Space Shuttle Atlantis sits behind the rotation service structure as NASA workers ma....


Losing the grip

Sri Lankan batsman Chamara Kapugedera is seen here losing a grip on his bat in the firs....


The first strike

Ryan Sidebottom is seen here celebrating after he struck with his first ball to remove S....


Inspecting the goods

A consignment of Saline was brought from India by an air force plane today. Picture ....


Protesting in a shower

A protest was organized by the Sri Jayawardenapura University student unions today a....


From defence to cabinet

Former Defence Spokesperson and newly sworn in Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella is s....


Down came the rain

The busy streets of Colombo were in disarray as heavy rain began to come down since early ....


Gearing up for IIFA

Indian Bollywood actors Salman Khan, Ritesh Deshmukh Lara Datta and Boman Irani pose with ....


Despair

A young child who was among the people at Slave Island whose homes were destroyed on th....


Praba's ailing mom

Parvathi Pillai, the ailing mother of slain LTTE leader Vellupillai Prabakaran is seen ....


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