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 Delete Nothing and Hashtag Generation launch ‘Prathya’

 Provides trilingual support for those affected by online violence By Shailendree Wickrama Adittiya Given the prevalence of online gender-based violence (OGBV) in Sri Lanka, Hashtag Generation and Delete Nothing recently launched an ecosystem named “Prathya”, through which trilingual support services…

Evanjelin Francia Elchmanar of SL heritage to represent UK at Miss International in Japan

Evanjelin Francia Elchmanar, born to Sri Lankan parents in Paris, is the current Miss International United Kingdom 2021/2022 and former Miss Teen Great Britain 2017/2018 and will be representing the UK at the 60th Miss International beauty pageant to be…

Hameedia continues efforts of raising breast cancer awareness

Donates one million rupees to the Indira Cancer Trust  By Venessa Anthony Hameedia, a recognised menswear brand in Sri Lanka, recently donated Rs. 1 million to the Indira Cancer Trust (ICT), continuing the strong partnership built in recent years between…

Vivendra C.N. Ratnayake becomes fourth-generation lawyer called to the bar

Vivendra C.N. Ratnayake took oaths as a lawyer before the Supreme Court on 2 November, becoming a fourth-generation lawyer in his family. Vivendra is the eldest son of Senior Deputy Solicitor General Dilan Ratnayake and Attorney-at-Law Virasmi Weerakkody and the…

MMCA Sri Lanka Founding Committee Member Suhanya Raffel appointed CIMAM President 

Will head International Museum and Modern Arts Committee from 2023 to 2025 Suhanya Raffel, Director of M+, a visual art museum in Hong Kong, has been appointed as the President of the International Committee for Museums and Collections of Modern…

The Sri Lankan spirit of Christmas is food

A chat with Ruzaina Hadgie of The Minority Taste It’s officially Christmas season! While Christmas is a time for giving, joy, and peace, it is also, for most of us, a time for food. Food is, of course, an integral…

Say No Together 

A collaborative festival to shed light on gender-based violence Violence against women and girls is one of the ugly realities of life that we try our hardest to ignore. Part of why we strive to ignore this and pretend it’s…

Sky Gallery opens 

A permanent exhibition for the Fareed Uduman collection Nestled high amidst the treetops of Kirula Road, Colombo 5, Sky Gallery of the Fareed Uduman Art Forum showcases his entire range of paintings, cartoons, and poems. This will be a unique…

Shangri-La Colombo unveils a world of enchanting tropical wonders

Kicks off festive season with ceremonial Christmas tree lighting Shangri-La Colombo launched a season of festive celebrations with the annual ceremonial Christmas tree lighting on Tuesday (29). The hotel invited guests to step into a world of enchanted tropical wonders…

Sri Lanka’s diabetes epidemic 

By Dr. Dineshani Hettiarachchi  As we have approached the end of Diabetes Awareness Month, The Sunday Morning Brunch spoke to Prof. Prasad Katulanda, a pioneer in diabetes research in Sri Lanka as well as internationally. He is a Consultant Endocrinologist…