Items filtered by date: Sunday, 10 June 2018

For once, our politicians are on the back foot: they are running scared of the ‘list’. No one is certain whether such a thing in fact exists, but everyone appears to be scurrying for cover. This is the ‘list’ of Parliamentarians who are alleged to have received funds from companies related to Perpetual Treasuries Ltd., the company at the centre of investigations into the Central Bank bond scandal.

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The sky was cloudy and not so bright in the morning when we drove toward Bandagiriya (literally, Connected Mountains) off the 155th milepost on the Matara-Tissamaharama – Kataragama Road. As a photographer, I always wish I could photograph the landscape with a bright blue sky wherever I travel. Bandagiriya is a serene farming colony in the Hambantota District where a wealth of archaeological ruins and ancient dagobas of the Ruhuna Kingdom have been brought to light.

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The show will be set thousands of years before the events of HBO's award-winning drama, when the world of Westeros was young. 15:53, UK,

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Ranbir Kapoor’s cute little niece has always been everyone’s favourite. With the ‘Brahmastra’ actor constantly getting captured with Samara, the little one has grabbed attention at numerous occasions. Recently, Ranbir’s mother Neetu Kapoor shared an adorable video of Samara talking about colour theory.

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A beef burger free life isn’t for everyone nor is giving up a good sirloin steak but somehow if you have decided to renounce all meat and try this veggie life you will soon realize that you can use all the help you can get. Adopting a vegetarian lifestyle is a gradual progression that requires your dedication to understanding nutrition, food substitutes and finding a sequence that best works for you. Below are a few things I’ve picked up along the way in my decade of being a vegetarian. Little things that made this journey easier and all over a better experience for my mind, body, soul and sanity.

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Oh! Colombo

The talk of the town this week has been the birthday celebration held at the Shangri-La last week. Colombo was all agog about this party and wherever you went the most talked of topic was the party and who the host was and how he had the money to throw such a themed costume party.

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