Teshani placed island first in A/L commerce stream


During the G.C. E A/L Examination held last year, as many as 180,000 candidates gained university entrance. Apart from that several students also received island ranks. Teshani Nimsara Hettige of Bishop’s College was placed island first in the new syllabus Commerce stream. This is her story.

The Unsung Champion


The man who walked through the doors for our chat didn’t exude the confidence or the exhilaration of someone who had just won the prestigious IFBB World Bodybuilding Championship. After all, the win was a major one, the medal returning to Sri Lanka after 10 long years!



Dilip Seneviratne, the immensely talented pianist will be presenting “The Journey,” a musical concert, on the 14th of February, 2020 at the Lionel Wendt Theatre at 7.30 pm.

WTF - Pendi: Island Lifestyle


On WTF this week I check out this cute little place called Pendi, a brand that has evolved from a lamp to what it is today! I had so much fun at Pendi that I felt I was leaving home. Meeting Natalie was a treat, her quirky sense of humour and her not so potent comebacks kept the conversation rolling!

Fresh Forward with Subway

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Subway opened its newest outlet at the One Galle Face Mall Colombo, franchised by a co-owner of International Brands Pvt. Ltd., Amith Waduge. This is the newest out of the 7 subways in Sri Lanka and the first to be opened in a large scale shopping mall.

Moti Mahal

Food & Drink

Home of the legendary tandoori chicken & butter chicken

Rukshan Perera Live In Concert - 10


Rukshan Perera is preparing for his annual concert for the 10th straight year (Rukshan Perera Live In Concert 10) to be held at Bishop’s College Auditorium on 16th Feb 2020. According to Rukshan, this will be his last concert of this particular series, and will include some new creations!!

Proposed Animal Welfare Bill as a national priority

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Sri Lanka’s wildlife and animal welfare in general is at a critical condition with repeated incidents of cruelty towards animals being reported. A country that has advocated on Metta, Karuna, Mudita, Upekka - the Four Sublime States of Buddhism is now seeing an increase in the number of reports of cruelty to animals. Not only is it being done in private spaces but at religious sites as well.

WTF – Playing with Fire


This week on WTF we had a meaty encounter! The world famous Everest conqueror Johann decided he needs to put his recipes on the menu and I am very happy that he did so.