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Budget brings relief

Not election-focused, benefits to encourage public and energise private sector: Cabraal Budget shows increase of 14.98% in expenditure with salaries bill up by significant Rs. 90 b, subsidies by Rs. 66 b Opposition slams it as “inward-looking and protectionist,” says words not matched by numbers   President Mahinda Rajapaksa presenting his 10th Budget to Parliament [...]

President Mahinda Rajapaksa presenting his 10th Budget

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President Mahinda Rajapaksa presenting his 10th Budget to Parliament yesterday afternoon

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INFOTEL 2014 now on

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Sri Lanka’s premier ICT exhibition INFOTEL 2014 was inaugurated yesterday by Chief Guest Minister of Telecommunications and IT Ranjith Siyambalapitiya. Commenting at the opening, Siyambalapitiya stated: “The Government has carried out successful economic... 

The one and only Master

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They all called him Master. If someone spoke of the Master, everyone knew they were referring to the unique musician Premasiri Khemadasa. When he closed his eyes forever on 24 October 2008, Sri Lanka lost a man of exceptional talent. He was an innovator never afraid to try something new. He was most critical of what was being turned out in the name... 


‘Festa della Musica Italiana’ featuring Chamber Music Society of Colombo

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The Embassy of Italy is proud to present a concert of some of the finest Italian music, entitled ‘Festa della Musica Italiana’ at the British School... 

Taj Samudra welcomes Alka Yagnik

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Alka Yagnik, the melody queen of the Indian silver screen and ranked as one of the best playback singers of all time, was warmly welcomed by Taj Samudra... 

Oktoberfest comes alive at the Hilton

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The beer was flowing as rapidly and abundantly as the light conversation and heavy cheer at the Hilton Colombo’s sports centre arena on Thursday, as... 

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