Cautiously Optimistic: Pursuing Higher Education Abroad

Students in Sri Lanka hoping to pursue their education overseas are facing unprecedented problems; with most embassies and airports clo...

W@W - Melanie Kanaka

“In your life’s journey just begin to do the ordinary thing in an extraordinary way and the extraordinary things in your life will ...

Blooming Cupcakes & Bouquets

At some point in our lives, most of us have had to decide between getting someone cupcakes or a bouquet of flowers. It’s never an eas...

Beauty Industry in the New Normal

The beauty and wellness industry - which has undergone a significant transformation especially in terms of heightened health and safety...

Celebrating the Most Important Man in Our Lives

Fathers are truly unsung heroes, their contributions often undermined by that of mothers. In fact, for a long time, the campaign to cel...

Are We Erasing History?

The statue of Thomas Jefferson, the founding father who also enslaved more than 600 people, was toppled in Oregon, while the statue of ...

Professor Razeen Sally: A journey to self-discovery

Professor Razeen Sally’s travel memoir ’’Return to Sri Lanka: Travels in a Paradoxical Island’’ is a labour of love; a far cr...

Buzz with Danu - A chat with Imran Saibo

We are living in uncertain times where everything looks new and uncertain. Colombo has always enjoyed the gatherings, cocktails, shows,...

WW2 Through the Eyes of the Silent Generation

Over the course of the years, Sri Lanka has seen many wars and insurrections, natural disasters and the spread of numerous infectious d...

Forging a Legacy: Professors Gunatilleke

Professors Nimal and Savitri Gunatilleke, Professors Emeriti of the University of Peradeniya, are no strangers in the spheres of Botany...

Nature’s Creamery: Guilt Free Ice Cream

From the young or young at heart, ice cream is one of those things we all unanimously adore. It is the currency of friendship and of lo...

Finding Calm Amidst The Chaos

Waking up to news of increasing victims and death tolls, the constant apprehension of facing job layoffs and significant pay cuts, and ...

Rediscovering the joys of pursuing hobbies and interests

Back in the day, people were free to pursue their hobbies and interests unapologetically. But as a result of the rat race that is life,...

Paying Tribute to the Co-Creator of Asterix

Co-creator of Asterix (better known as Soora Pappa to many Sri Lankans), Albert Uderzo passed away recently at the age of 92 due to a h...

Working From Home

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced many companies to rethink their business practices completely as they have been asked to allow their e...

Keeping busy during the COVID-19 curfew

If you are social distancing, self quarantined or have days off work, chances are you’re bored out of your mind, worried sick, or bot...

The Ravages of Ragging

Pasindu Hirushan was a bright eyed fresher walking through the gates of the University of Sri Jayewardenepura full of hopes and dreams ...

Mizu Japanese Menu at Ramada

Ramada relaunched Mizu recently, and introduced a revamped menu. I’m glad they did, considering that even back then, their sushi was...

W@W - Nisha de Silva

“What would I be proud to have written about me in my memoir?”... The simple, yet profound question drives everything Dr Nisha de S...

Swiss Dessert Promotion at Movenpick

The Movenpick Colombo recently hosted a select gathering at a high tea to introduce the dessert lineup available for their Swiss Desser...

Seafood Dinner Buffet at Movenpick

Movenpick Hotel Colombo’s all day dining restaurant AYU hosts theme nights for each day of the week; on Thursday’s it’s their Sea...

W@W - Gayani de Alwis

Gayani de Alwis has always been steadfast in shattering the omnipresent glass ceiling and helping others do so. The first female Direct...

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 pre...

Moti Mahal

Home of the legendary tandoori chicken & butter chicken

Flamingo restaurant

Situated inside Ceylon City Hotel, Colombo, Flamingo Restaurant has been around for quite a while now. Taking the requirements of their...

Baker’s Choice Cafe

Baker’s Choice has been around for a while now, providing freshly baked artisanal bread to various local cafes, expats and embassies....

Bombay Borough Reinventing Indian Cuisine

Bombay Borough launched in style last week at the One Galle Face Mall, opening its doors to a culinary journey through India.

Tea Avenue At One Galle Face Mall

Tea Avenue opened its 4th and undeniably most impressively designed outlet at One Galle Face Mall.

Twister

Huseyin Turan has made a name for himself in Sri Lanka as one of the reigning dessert kings.