Last Updated : 28-08-2014 03:11

 
 

Images

Nallur Kanthan Ther

E-mail Print
The annual grand Ther (Chariot) festival of one of Sri Lanka’s most revered Hindu temple, the Nallur Kandaswamy Temple, was held amidst thousands of devotees thronging the temple this morning. Pic by Kushan Pathiraja
Views: 3166

Passing out ceremony

E-mail Print
A passing out ceremony was held yesterday for thirty six Tamil female soldiers who were recruited to the Sri Lankan army force. The ceremony was held at the 22 Division in Trincomalee. Pix by Amadoru Amarajeewa
Views: 2112

What a weight

E-mail Print
A vehicle on Duplication Road in Kollupitiya was crushed under a tree which was uprooted by the heavy rains and strong winds today. A three-wheeler was also damaged in the incident injuring the driver. Pix by Kushan Pathiraja
Views: 2655

Does it smell good?

E-mail Print
Pro food – Pro pack 2014 which showcases international processed food, beverage packaging and agricultural business began today at the BMICH. It will end on Sunday (24). Pix by Pradeep Pathirana
Views: 2613

Flooded …

E-mail Print
Several Roads in Colombo and Galle were under water from the heavy rains that lashed in Colombo and several other parts of the country today. Pix by Waruna Wanniarachchi
Views: 4412

Remove GK director: Protestors

E-mail Print
An organisation calling itself the, “Voice of Golden Key Investors for Justice’ today staged a protest march near the Temple Trees urging that the Golden Key Director be removed over corruption allegations. Pix by Nisal Baduge
Views: 813

Sobitha Thera, Ranil discuss proposed BTA

E-mail Print
A group of UNP members including, Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremesinghe met the head of the National Movement for Social Justice (NMSJ) Ven. Maduluwawe Sobitha Thera at Kotte Sri Naga Viharaya today and discussed the proposed Buddhist Temporalities Act (BTA). Pix by Pradeep Dilrukshana
Views: 2262

JTUC protest

E-mail Print

Members of the Joint Trade Union Committee (JTUC) in the Colombo National Hospital today staged a protest and a started a hunger strike opposite the National Hospital premises urging the authorities on increasing the ‘Overtime’ payment to a reasonable rate and several other demands. Civil Defense Force members were deployed to undertake the hospital services. Pix by Kithsiri de Mel, Jayamal Chandrasiri
Views: 1418

Mother blessed with triplets

E-mail Print

A 31-year-old mother today delivered male triplets at the de Soysa Maternity Hospital and it was her third time. On her first delivery she gave birth to twins and are aged 15 years and on her second delivery, she had another twins who are aged six years now. Pix by Nisal Baduge
Views: 3061

Kelaniya undergrads protest

E-mail Print

Students of the Kelaniya University Students’ Council today staged a protest at the university premises urging the government on several demands, including selling of Arts Degree for Rs.75,500 and the Management Degree for Rs.12,000 for external students. Pix by Kushan Pathiraja
Views: 952

Video: Protest over Gaza attack

E-mail Print
State sector trade unions staged a protest outside the Fort Railway Station over Israel’s military campaign in Gaza. They handed over a letter to the Presidential Secretariat. Pix by Pradeep Pathirana
Views: 7446

Page 2 of 552

Rarely seen bunch
Protest at Mahaweli Authority
Another successful  surgery
Fifth Comoran Strike exercise in EP
Rarely seen bunch
Protest at Mahaweli Authority
Another successful  surgery
Fifth Comoran Strike exercise in EP