Can Sri Lanka spread the message of ‘compassion towards al...

The proposed Animal Welfare Bill was drafted in 2006 and tabled in Parliament in 2010. The existing law addressing cruelty towards anim...

Meals from ‘The Dara Lipa’ with love

This flavour and the authenticity of traditionally cooked meals was the inspiration behind ‘The Dara Lipa’, founded by Lahiru Karal...

Yohani - “I’d love to perform live for Big B one day”

Sri Lankans have been some of the biggest fans of Bollywood hits but recently, Sri Lanka and the world got to see a Bollywood superstar...

The new gazette: Will it protect tamed elephants ?

The debate on whether or not to keep elephants in captivity has continued for years but the practice only seems to be continuing with b...

W@W - Hasini Haputhanthri

A visit to the museum was something that we all anticipated in our childhood. Even though the common notion is that a museum is a place...

An environmentalist’s plea to protect the Pepiliyana Wetla...

Since October 2018, Colombo has been accredited as South Asia’s only Wetland City as per the RAMSAR Convention but environmentalists ...

‘My Faces’ - Narrating a life story on canvas

Dileepa Jeewantha’s love for painting has paved a path to go in search of himself. Unlike many popular artists, specialising in abstr...

Ogha Collective: Developing a narrative via Performance Art

Back in 1974, Marina Abramovic´ of Serbia laid out 72 items on a trestle table and asked the public to use them on her in any way they...

In-Between II: A celebration of abstract art

“The artist is always a good and positive dreamer and it takes a long time for those dreams to come true,” says Kingsley Gunatillak...

Urgent call to protect Sri Lanka’s dwindling population of...

Over 250 carcasses of turtles, dolphins and whales have so far washed ashore following the X-Press Pearl inferno. While investigations ...

W@W - Lihini Aluwihare

Sri Lanka’s marine environment is going through a dark spell in the aftermath of the X-Press Pearl inferno. Investigations are underw...

Us On Earth: From the farm to the table

The dialogue on organic farming and chemical-free food has taken a new dimension with the government’s move to ban chemical fertilise...

Get A Unique Wedding Card Designed For Your Big Day

With a liking towards handwork from her younger days, Menaka Amerasinghe had always wanted to put her creativity to good use. What resu...

Chaiwala Colombo - A brew to spice-up your taste buds

A small tea kiosk down Marine Drive has been the talk of the town as of late. Serving spice-infused tea, better known as Chai, Chaiwala...

W@W - Shazna Muzammil

For Shazna Muzammil, politics has been something she grew up with. The daughter of the former Mayor of Colombo, Shazna is busy in the r...

Exhibition of Temple Art Interiors

A collection of temple art designs including replicas of an 18th century Makara Thorana, a decorative ceiling painting of the Dalada M...

Sinhala and Tamil New Year - From Traditional to a Modernise...

The transition of the Sun from Aries to Pisces, also known as the Sinhala and Tamil New Year is a much-awaited season in the Sri Lankan...

Pizza Factory: an authentic Italian wood fired pizza experie...

The wood-fired pizzas at Pizza Factory, the newest pizza dining experience in Colombo are edible works of art. Finished to perfection w...

Mrs. Sri Lanka World 2020: Crowned, de-crowned & re-crowned

The much anticipated Mrs Sri Lanka World 2020 pageant ended up in a melee after the crowned contestant was de-crowned following a ’mi...

W@W: Menaka De Alwis

Sri Lanka has a long way to go in terms of establishing a sound system of inclusive education. However, certain progress is being made ...

Young Leaders For Environment 2021

The ongoing environmental destruction has posed greater threats to all communities living in the country. This includes everybody from ...

Athi Rasa - Luxurious and bountiful Sri Lankan sweets

It is that time of the year to savour some oily kavum and crispy kokis. But have you ever thought traditional Sri Lankan sweets would a...

What Is The Future Of Sri Lanka’s Wildlife?

Sri Lanka’s forests are being shaved for developmental purposes. While incidents of land clearances, tree felling and burning of timb...

Red Carpet Premiere Of The Billionaire

The premiere of ‘The Billionaire’, the first feature film by Los-Angeles based actor, independent filmmaker and classical singer Ge...

The Art of Ola Leaf Writing

Buddha’s teachings were spread as an oral tradition prior to the writing of the Tripitaka. One of the main objectives of writing the ...

Plantation companies join hands with WWCT to protect Peak Ri...

The Central Highlands is home to many leopards who unfortunately have been threatened by human activities. In 2020 Sri Lanka lost 13 of...

Exploring Kandy’s Historic Temples

The culture of the Hill Capital is one that has blended with history and modern world charm. A trip to Kandy can never be completed in ...

Talal Rafi: The youth’s role in mitigating climate change

Sri Lanka was ranked the second most vulnerable country in terms of climate change. Ongoing deforestation, haphazard developmental acti...

Drumroll please: Sri Lankan born Ray Pereira receives Order ...

Internationally-renowned drumming sensation and one of Australia’s leading percussionists Ray Pereira was recently bestowed with the ...