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Paul Beatty's 'The Sellout' wins Man Booker Prize

Wednesday, 26 October 2016 16:09

Paul Beatty has become the first US author to win the Man Booker Prize with his racial satire The Sellout.

Cupcake bouquets (video)

Friday, 21 October 2016 15:18

Flowers and cake are all part of celebrations. So why not give them together as one?

Deepika looks lethal in new xXx trailer

Tuesday, 18 October 2016 10:27

Actress Deepika Padukone released the trailer of her first Hollywood venture xXx: The Return of Xander Cage at the premiere of Salman Khan's show Bigg Boss 10 on Sunday night.

Bob Dylan gets Nobel Prize for Literature

Friday, 14 October 2016 10:42

US singer Bob Dylan has been awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature, becoming the first songwriter to win the prestigious award.

‘Saman Kiyai’ to be launched today

Monday, 10 October 2016 11:14

Saman Athaudahetti’s latest book ‘Saman Kiyai’ (Saman relates) will be launched today (10) at 5.30pm at the BMICH, Colombo.

Russian ballerina in Sri Lanka

Thursday, 06 October 2016 16:01

Russian Ballet Teacher/Choreographer Mrs. Oxana Andrevna Karnovich is currently in Sri Lanka.

WINGS to soar this month

Thursday, 06 October 2016 11:10

WINGS, an Art festival aiming at promoting a culture of reconciliation, social integration and inclusive diversity in Sri Lanka, will take place in Kilinochchi, Ampara and Colombo during October and November 2016.

Rajarata Uni. students start ‘Kala Entertainment’

Thursday, 06 October 2016 10:11

Students of Rajarata University have started ‘Kala Entertainment’, a forum to ‘read the history, present and future through camera lens,’ as its motto says.

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