Developing Story: Investigations Into Murder Of Millionaire Businessman

Roar
Last Wednesday (24) night, the body of 29-year-old textile businessman, Mohamed Sakeem Sulaiman, was discovered at the Rukulagama area situated along the Mawanella-Hemmathagama road, three days after he was reportedly abducted. The businessman’s murder gained a lot of publicity, which paved the way for a number of rumours and conspiracy theories. Roar has been keeping a tab on reports of the ...

[op-ed] No Internet Please, We’re Sri Lankan!

Moving Images, Moving People!
No Internet Please, We’re Sri Lankan! That’s the provocative headline given to my latest op-ed essay, just published by the leading citizen journalism portal Groundviews.org Drawing from my recent interactions with the IGF Academy, as well as several academic and civil society groups, I position the current public debates on web’s socio-cultural impacts in the […]

Mr.Right (2015) | with Sinhala Subtitle | මිස්ට රයිට්.. [සිංහල උපසිරැසි සමඟ]

බයිස්කෝප් සිංහලෙන්
ආයුබෝවන් ඔයාලට. අද ඔයාලට ගෙනාවේ 2016 අප්‍රේල් මස නිකුත් වන හිට් උන චිත්‍රපටයක් . නම මිස්ට රයිට්. කොපියක් එක්ක සබ ඇවිල්ලා නම් ගොඩක් කල්. ඒත් පහුගිය කාලෙම වැඩ නිසා අතපසු වෙලයි තිබ්බේ. මේක බාර්දුන්න ඩොකා අයියට ගොඩක් ස්තූතියි. මම කතාව පැත්තට පොඩ්ඩක් යන්නම්. අපේ ප්‍රධාන චරිත දෙක මිස්ට රයිට් (ෆ්‍රැන්සිස් වැඩිය නම කියන්න බැහැ, මොකද එයා නම කියනවට කැමති ...

Must win encounter for Sri Lanka

The Papare
The post-Tillarakarathne Dilshan era starts off for Sri Lanka with a must-win encounter as they take on Australia in the fourth ODI tomorrow at Rangiri Dambulla International Stadium. Unlike the Test series where Sri Lanka registered a whitewash, the ODIs have been well fought with both teams landing punches in turns. The home team is trailing 2-1 after Australians gained ...

Galle Fort – Maritime Archaeology Museum

Savaary
Situated inside the Old Galle fortified city, the Maritime Archaeology Museum is something not to be missed. Was sceptical at first, but after visiting, very happy we did. Just after the Dutch Church… Continue reading →

சச்சித் பதிரன அணியில், மார்ஷ் தொடரிலிருந்து விலகல்

The Papare
இலங்கை – அவுஸ்ரேலிய அணிகளுக்கு இடையிலான 5 போட்டிகளை கொண்ட ஒருநாள் தொடர் தற்போது நடைபெற்று வருகிறது. ஏற்கனவே கொழும்பில் நடந்த இரண்டு போட்டிகளிலும் இரண்டு அணிகளும் தலா ஒரு வெற்றியை பெற்ற நிலையில் கடந்த  ஞாயிற்றுக் கிழமை ரங்கிரி தம்புள்ள மைதானத்தில் இடம்பெற்ற 3ஆவது ஒருநாள் போட்டியில் அவுஸ்ரேலிய அணி கடும் போராட்டத்தின் மத்தியில் வெற்றிக் கோட்டை கடந்து இருந்தது. இந்த 2 அணிகளுக்கும் இடையிலான 4ஆவது ஒருநாள் போட்டி நாளை 3ஆவது போட்டி நடைபெற்ற ரங்கிரி தம்புள்ள மைதானத்தில் பிற்பகல் 2.30 ...

වොක්ස්වැගන් පැක්ටරියේ ගීතය

මාතලන්ගෙ සින්ඩිය
මේ ලින්ක් ඇති ගීතයේ තාලයට ගයා සැනසෙන්නhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unsETyAEGy0 වොක්ස්වැගන් පැක්ටරියේ ගීතය************************ඇයි නාවේ අප සොයලාහිතේ සංකා මවා තියාඇයි නාවෙ ඔයා..// කී දේ කල දේ..දැන උන්නේ හර්ෂම පමණයිඅවසානේ දුක යැයි එරාන් ඇවිත් දැන් කියයිවයිමා... වයිමා.. ටවත් බැරි උන දේවල්කියලා චා උනේඇයි නාවේ අප සොයලාහිතේ සංකා මවා තියාඇයි නාවෙ ඔයා..// කුලියා පිටියේපැක්ටරියෙයි මා සිටියේඑනවයි කියා කිව්පුස්සගනේ නෑ දුටුවේඇයි මා... ඇයි මා.., කුඩු කලේ උඹචාටර් ...

An Insight on Little Kalu’s Career

Daily Sports
When we toured Australia, we had a lot of issues, Murali’s issue was making headlines, and then from nowhere Sanath and I became the hot topic with our belligerent batting. The transformation was dramatic. In size, we both were small. We were playing against mighty West Indies and Australia and taking on Craig McDermott and Curtly Ambrose. Tony Greig ...

Is the grave digging the Federation’s fault? Asks Rodrigo

The Papare
“E. B. Channa digging his own grave is his own doing, but he is trying to pull us into the grave by giving the impression that it was the federation’s fault” – Mr. Ranjith Rodrigo, Chairman Media and Finance, Football Federation of Sri Lanka (FFSL). With the DCL super 8’s around the corner, the recent press conference held to announce ...

Coconuts Are Trending: How Can Sri Lanka Cash In?

Roar
Island life and coconuts go hand in hand. From the Caribbean to the Pacific Islands, coconuts play a key role in the lives of the natives. The same goes for Sri Lanka, a little island south of India, with a plentiful supply of coconuts.That probably explains why, even in London, Maggi Coconut Milk Powder (made and exported from Sri Lanka) ...

Emo Punk Hairstyles For Men or Women

අසනි
Emo punk hairstyles are usually understood to begin with straightened hair that was black. Bangs or a long fringe are often brushed to a side or the other. The back may be long or short and is usually weighted down with gel or hair spray.Skinhead {Haircut|Hair cut|New hair-do} For MenThe skinhead look is a {classic|traditional|typical} punk spin off. {It's|It can|Is ...

The Mangroves of Muthurajawela

Faculty Of Science Students
Muthurajawela is an accidental wetland. It was never supposed to be a haven for wetland birds, nor was it ever a home for Mangroves in Sri Lanka. In fact, it was originally a vast agricultural landscape, with thousands of farmers and labourers working the land endlessly to plant and harvest the staple crop of Sri Lanka, rice. The Dilmah One ...

சம்பியன்ஸ் லீக் சுப்பர் 8 செப். 3ஆம் திகதி ஆரம்பம்

The Papare
2016ஆம் ஆண்டுக்கான டயலொக் சம்பியன்ஸ் லீக் கால்பந்தாட்ட சுற்றுத் தொடரின் சுப்பர் 8 சுற்றுப் போட்டிகள் செப்டம்பர் மாதம் 3ஆம் திகதி ஆரம்பமாகும் என்று இலங்கை கால்பந்து சம்மேளனம் உத்தியோகபூர்வமாக அறிவித்துள்ளது. இதன்படி குறித்த திகதியில் கொழும்பு ரேஸ் கோஸ் சர்வதேச விளையாட்டரங்கில் ஆரம்பிக்கப்படவுள்ள சுப்பர் 8 சுற்றின் முதல் போட்டியில் இலங்கை இராணுவப் படை அணியும் இலங்கை விமானப்படை அணியும் போட்டியிடவுள்ளன. இப்போட்டி மாலை 4 மணிக்கு ஆரம்பமாகும். அதே தினம் மாலை 6 மணிக்கு இடம்பெறும் இரண்டாவது போட்டியில் ரெனோன் மற்றும்

Sachith Pathirana included in Sri Lanka ODI squad

The Papare
Left-arm spinning all-rounder Sachith Pathirana has been added to the Sri Lanka ODI squad in place of retired batsman, Tillakarathne Dilshan for the remainder of the Australian series. 27-year old Pathirana made his debut for Sri Lanka in ODIs against Pakistan last year and went on to play 3 matches, taking 3 wickets for 200 runs in the series. Pathirana ...

Highlander (1986) with Sinhala Subtitles | කඳුකර වැසියා 1 [සිංහල උපසිරසි සමඟ]

බයිස්කෝප් සිංහලෙන්
ආයුබෝවන් යාලුවනේ. ඔන්න මම මගේ පනස් හත් වන උපසිරැසිය අරන් ආවා. අමුතුම ආකාරයේ චිත්‍රපට මාලාවක පලවෙනි එක. ඇත්තටම මම මේ චිත්‍රපට මාලාව ගැන දැනගෙන හිටියේ නැ. මගේ උපසිරසි සඳහා නිතරම කමෙන්ට් කරන අසිත කියල යාලුවෙක් තමා මේ චිත්‍රපටය සඳහා උපසිරසි කරන්න කියල මාව දැනුවත් කලේ. ඉතින් හොයල බලනකොට සුපිරි චිත්‍රපටයක්. ඉතින් ඔන්න ඔයාලට මම ඒක අරගෙන ආවා. ඒ වගේම ...

'ස්මාර්ට්' බහු අවයවක ( SMART POLYMERS)

ප්‍රභාස්වර
"ස්මාර්ට් බහු අවයව" සඳහා නිෂ්පාදන ක්ෂේත්‍රයේ මෙන්ම පර්යේෂකයන්ගේ ද වැඩි අවධානයක් දිනා ඇත්තේ ඒවා, සුවිශේෂී ගති ලක්ෂණවලට අනුව නිර්මාණය කලහැකි නිසයි. බහු අවයව "ස්මාර්ට්" කරන ලක්ෂණ, අවට පරිසරයේ ඉතා සුළු වෙනස්කම් අනුව පවා ප්‍රතිචාර දැක්වීමට සමත් වේ. ස්මාර්ට් බහු අවයව ශක්තිමත්, ඔරොත්තු දියහැකි, නම්‍යශීලී, පහසුවෙන් හැසිරවිය හැකි ය.ස්මාර්ට් බහු අවයව වර්ගීකරණයස්මාර්ට් බහු අවයව, ඒවායේ භෞතික ලක්ෂණ හෝ උත්තේජකයන් අනුව වර්ගීකරණය ...

The President’s Website’s Was Hacked: Here’s What We Know

Read Me
In a rather unexpected turn of events, a group of yet-to-be-identified hackers have hacked Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena’s official website for two consecutive days. Here’s what we know about the attacks so far. The First Attack The first took place on the 25th of August, which was a Thursday. It included a message that was posted on the home page. In it, ...

All you wanted to ask about AP-IS, but were afraid to ask

LIRNEasia
I am hearing a lot of praise for Senior Policy Fellow Abu Saeed Khan’s lucid explanation of the rationale for the Asia Pacific Information Superhighway. Because we’ve had an almost complete turnover of the people who worked hard on getting this topic on the UN ESCAP the priority it deserved, starting from Under Secretary General Noeleen Hayzer and most importantly ...