Who created the ceiling art of the UN Human Rights Chamber in Geneva

The ceiling creates the feeling of a cave with multi-colour stalactites. They look different in colour and shapes according to the place the viewer sits. Stalactites are tapering structures hanging from the roof of some caves. They are formed of calcium salts deposited by dripping water.

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Why did they kill Richard de Zoysa?

Ajith Perakum Jayasinghe Richard de Zoysa, a journalist, actor, TV anchor and political activist, was abducted and assassinated 29 years ago in February 1990. In the midnight on 18th February

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Sweets (Life with a nonagenarian – 2)

Rajendra Wijesinghe “Where is my Dad? Is he still missing?” That was the regular question before going to the bed. Read the Life with a nonagenarian – 1 here >>>

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Life with a nonagenarian – 1

Rajendra Wijesinghe They ask me “What have you done for last ten years?” I was looking after my Dad. I am his only child. He lost his wife more than

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Who is this Tatyana Lee Jayaratne, bride of Rohitha Rajapkse?

Rohitha Rajapakse aka Chichi, the youngest son of former President Mahinda Rajapakse married to a pretty lady. The nickname “Chichi” was attributed to Rohitha because of the way his elder

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An old article about Rohitha Rajapakse’s father-in-law

Written by renowned sports commentator late Mr. Premasara Epasinghe – Credit to Daily News – 04-04-2005 This article is about father of Tatyana Lee Jayaratne, bride of former President Mahinda

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Who is the Creator of Metal Horse Sculpture at Panchikawatta junction?

Peacock at Mattala airport, Horse at Panchikawatta junction and Bicycle Fork Tree at Colombo Courtyard Hotel. You may have seen these metal sculptures. Anidda newspaper recently published an article about

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No More Lester’s Memory on Dr. Lester James Peiris Road

Everyone knows Dickman’s Road in Bambalapitiya, Colombo 4, but few use its actual current name Dr. Lester James Peiris Mawatha which was given in 2011 by Colombo Municipal Council in

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10th Government Medical Faculty of Sri Lanka opened in Kuruwita

Sri Lanka’s 10th Medical Faculty was opened today at Batuhena, Kuruwita today. It is a faculty of the Sabaragamuwa University. The Professor Unit of the medical faculty is in the

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Carbon Tax is going to be another Dog tax

Read the original article here >> Dog tax was imposed under Act No 9 of 1848. Accordingly, the citizens had to pay taxes for domestic dogs as well as for

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