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    Culture, Cuisine, dance and destination featured at Sri Lanka Cultural Festival Stockholm

    Several Swedish and Sri Lankan partners came together last week to present Sri Lanka’s vibrant culture, cuisine, dance and destination…
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    Depression, the serotonin myth debunked

      Recently (July 2022) an article in Nature (which cited a comprehensive study in the journal of Molecular Psychiatry in…
    August 24, 2022

    16 Key Private Sector Leaders come together to support Food Security efforts

    The private sector in Sri Lanka has historically played a key role in providing support to humanitarian efforts; rebuilding from…
    August 13, 2022

    UNDP Sri Lanka launches two programmes calling young innovators to act on climate change

    1st Row (L-R): Ms Anuradha Withanachchi, Programme Coordination Associate, Climate and Environment, UNDP in Sri Lanka; Mr. Christophe Bahuet, Deputy…
    August 3, 2022

    The trouble with the DSM-5

    The psychiatrists’ bible, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM, fifth edition), is an arbitrary classification system with…
    July 21, 2022

    President visits Defence Ministry

    Commander in Chief of the Armed Forces, President Ranil Wickremesinghe following the swearing in ceremony held at the Parliament, arrived…
    July 20, 2022

    Mannar: A unique blend of birds, sand dunes and mangroves

    The wetland environment is one of the most priceless gifts of nature. Harmful human practices including ill-advised urbanisation, disposal of…
    July 5, 2022

    Transforming Tourism

    A serene mist envelope an ocean of luscious greenery and hills, deep in the depths of a stillness that is…
    July 4, 2022

    Breast cancer and emotional support

    The diagnosis breast cancer and the following treatment have major consequences for the patient and her family. The feelings you…
    June 24, 2022

    Hemas, Dilmah, Brandix and Daraz come together to provide emergency relief

    The health and food sectors are two of the most heavily affected by the ongoing economic crisis in Sri Lanka,…
    June 17, 2022

    Kickstart Tourism by removing Airfare obstacles

    In 2019, “Lonely Planet” named Sri Lanka the best country in the world to visit. This truly great compliment however did not…
    June 14, 2022

    Enhancing socio-ecological resilience in the Urban Wetlands of Colombo

    : It is estimated that more than 54 per cent of the global population lives in cities. As cities get…
    June 8, 2022

    Abusive relationships

    “I hardly felt the physical pain; the mental terror was the worst”. This is what I usually hear in my…
    June 8, 2022

    Leveraging natural resources for Biodiversity Financing through Eco-Tourism initiatives

    As one of the World’s 36 biodiversity hotspots, Sri Lanka has the highest biodiversity per unit area of land among…
    May 20, 2022

    National War Heroes commemoration ceremony held under the patronage of the President

    The 13th National War Heroes Commemoration Ceremony was held in a low profile at the National War Hero Cenotaph in…
    May 14, 2022

    What makes a relationship / marriage work?

    By Dr Marcel de Roos, Psychologist PhD, the Netherlands One of the most complicated things for two people is to…
    May 4, 2022

    Symposium on Strengthening Good Practices and Promoting Policy initiatives in the Knuckles Landscape

    Spanning approximately 21,000 hectares, the Knuckles Mountain Range is a biodiversity hotspot and habitat for numerous species endemic to the…
    April 21, 2022

    SL ECONOMY needs bold surgery

    The present state of Affairs in Sri Lanka requires urgent steps in 2 directions, politically and economically. At first with…
    April 14, 2022

    The double illusion of the DSM

    By Dr Marcel de Roos, Psychologist PhD, the Netherlands The psychiatrist’s bible, the “Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders”…
    April 1, 2022


      The “National Green Expo 2022” Green Building Council of Sri Lanka, being the pioneering organization committed to promoting environmental…
      2 weeks ago

      Multiple crises halt progress as 9 out of 10 countries fall backwards in human development, UNDP report warns

      The world is lurching from crisis to crisis, trapped in a cycle of firefighting and unable to tackle the roots…
      3 weeks ago

      Culture, Cuisine, dance and destination featured at Sri Lanka Cultural Festival Stockholm

      Several Swedish and Sri Lankan partners came together last week to present Sri Lanka’s vibrant culture, cuisine, dance and destination…
      4 weeks ago

      Developing cultural and historical ties between India and Sri Lanka through the “Murugan Trail”

      Sri Lanka was further able to strengthen its cultural and historical friendship with its Indian counterparts by organizing the first…
      August 16, 2022

      Indian Media and Travel influencers have taken the lead to support Sri Lanka Tourism

      Under the Sri Lanka Tourism Promotion Bureau’s Visiting Journalists & Blogger Programs, a group of high-profile Indian media delegations was…
      August 16, 2022

      New Director General of Civil Aviation & CEO appointed for the Civil Aviation Authority of Sri Lanka

      A veteran and versatile in the field of aviation; P. A. Jayakantha has been appointed as the new Director General…
      July 5, 2022

      A delegation of students from the University of Lincoln arrives on a Study Tour to Sri Lanka

      A delegation consisting of seventeen students from the University of Lincoln, UK, arrived on a short visit to Sri Lanka…
        April 18, 2022

        Cinnamon Rainforest Restoration Project marks Earth Day 2022

        As part of its pledge to be a socially responsible entity, Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts marks Earth Day 2022 by…
        March 30, 2022

        The 2nd edition of Raid Amazones kicks off in style with another 214 participants ready to face the challenge

        The much awaited second stage of the famous Raid Amazones 2022 Adventure challenge kicked off another 214 participants arriving at…

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