The Colombo Jazz Festival returns on its second consecutive year on the 18th and 19th of February 2017 at the Galle Face Hotel. Celebrating jazz and embracing the lifestyle - the Colombo Jazz Festival is not to be missed!
The Kapoor family is known for their love for food and Karisma Kapoor's instagram picture makes it evident. Saif Ali Khan along with brother-in-law Ranbir Kapoor and uncle-in-law Kunal Kapoor cooked food together in the kitchen. While, Karisma and Kareena embraced each other and posed for the camera.
The Krasna Chamber Ensemble (KCE) directed by the renowned violinist Ananda Dabare is planning to showcase their talents again on 25 February, at the Lionel Wendt Theatre. This time they are planning to expand the composition of the ensemble to include a fully featured orchestra by introducing woodwind, brasswind and percussion instruments played by about 50 talented musicians. The KCE was formed by Ananda Dabare who is well known in the western classical music arena.
Rekindling cultural ties across the seas
The recently concluded Japan Sri Lanka Expo 2017 drew an unprecedented crowd to the BMICH in Colombo from the 3rd to the 5th of February. The exposition was organized by the Japan Expo Premier Committee in collaboration with several Japan affiliated institutions namely JETRO Colombo, JICA Sri Lanka, Japan Foundation as well as the Japanese Red Cross Society. The exhibition was sponsored by the Japanese embassy in Colombo and the Sri Lankan embassy in Tokyo, Japan.
A stressful experience for both parties
Love, affection, mutual understanding and the family unit is a highly respected concept in the Asian culture. But in various instances this unit is broken down as a result of misunderstandings between the spouses which would mainly affect the psychological well-being of the children. However, once a couple decides to get a divorce, the stigma that revolves around this concept is greatly felt. As a result of this stigma, access to basic laws too has become limited, making it a rather stressful experience for both parties irrespective of the grounds.
Even as Sri Lanka’s former President Mahinda Rajapaksa angles for a political comeback, New Delhi appears to be weighing up possible political shifts in the island,
The Supreme Court yesterday upheld the preliminary objections raised by the Attorney General and the Counsel appearing for the Prime Minister on the maintainability of the rights petition
School Principals of several leading Colombo schools, several of whom were forced to discipline students who were found to have been part of two clashes that occurred on Wednesday (15),