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MEDIA IN A NUTSHELL

Monday, 23 May 2016 15:13
Media, press freedom and journalists have become a pet topic currently in Sri Lanka. Of late various accusations have been levelled against newspapers and newspaper owners with particular emphasis on certain journalists and 'rechristening' them with indecorous names. In normal life the majority of humans tend to encourage what is… Read more...
Published in Ceylon Today on 18 May 2016 Read more...
A friend of mine submitted the following story of his own experience, as a feedback, after reading my articles on supernatural experiences of various kinds. My friend’s father Jim (imaginary) had died at the age of 66 years and 6 months to be precise, at an integer of 666! There… Read more...
A literary Festival is generally recognised as a gathering of both authors and readers, held annually to afford an opportunity to authors mainly to feature and demonstrate a variety of their work thus stimulating and inspiring. Such festivals bring both the books and the reader together without creating a street… Read more...
Scientific energy saving cooking technique is widely applicable Read more...
Death is generally referred to the instance at which life ends. The public uses many euphemisms for death such as 'passed away', 'expired', 'deceased' etc. The dead body is denoted as the corpse in a polite reference. It is estimated that about two-thirds out of 150,000 people who die on… Read more...
Angela was in her fifties, happily married and settled down comfortably in a middle class family in Moratuwa. Hailing from a pedigree of a well-known entrepreneurial family, she had three sons. The eldest graduated and became a high-ranking government official, second worked as an architect and the youngest known as… Read more...
CEYLON  TODAY - English Translation by Dr. Tilak S. Fernando Read more...
President Maithripala Sirisena became Sri Lanka’s 6th Executive Present with the promise  ‘not to breach the trust’ placed in him. True to his words, he has been working untiringly to bring coherence with the SLFP to develop the Country with his new concept of a mixed government of all parties,… Read more...
CEYLON TODAY - According to ‘Ceylon’ history ancient kings had divided the country into three principalities namely, Ruhunu, Maya and Pihiti. The three kingdoms were known as 'Tri Sinhale.' Read more...
 Supernatural experiences of the people which I have highlighted in Ceylon Today and their reappearance in two London-based websites have inspired some of the readers who, in turn  have encouraged me to dwell in such stories. Although some do not believe in such theories, still they write and say how… Read more...
Sinhalese New Year, generally known as Aluth Avurudda (Sinhalese: අලුත් අවුරුද්ද) in Sri Lanka, is the new year of the Sinhalese and Tamil people in Sri Lanka. It is a major anniversary celebrated by not only the Sinhalese people but by most Sri Lankans. The timing of the Sinhala New Year coincides with the New Year celebrations of many… Read more...
Who would think that cow urine (Gau Mutra) would be sold openly in London? It has been detected by the UK's Food Standards Agency and gone viral in the UK media. According to the European Union Regulations, farm animal products such as urine and faeces are forbidden to enter the… Read more...

ENCOUNTER WITH A GHOST

Thursday, 31 Mar 2016 01:16
Every Sunday morning Koralawella – Modara Road turned into a 'fashion parade' as Catholics put on their best attire and walked all the way to St. Michael's church. Coorey was a devout Catholic and never missed Sunday Mass or any festivals of St. Michael's Church. He committed a sin though… Read more...

 

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