Places You Can Volunteer for Flood Relief 2017

The number of deaths reported in floods and landslides was increased to 202 while 96 people had gone missing, the Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said today.  The…

ගංවතුර අලුත්ම තත්ත්වය: උදව් කරන්නෙ මෙහෙමයි

මැයි මාසේ එන ගංවතුර කියන්නෙ ලංකාවෙ අපට “හදිසි” ආපදා තත්ත්වයක් නෙවෙයි.…

Flood Relief 2017

The Southwest Monsoon happens every year. And every year there's flooding, displacement, and tragedy. Yet, it is private donors and NGOs scrambling to stem the flow of casualties and…

ඉක්මන් කරල උදව් කරන්න. අපේම අය අනතුරේ!; ගංවතුර ගැනයි.

පහුගිය දවස්ටිකේ පෑව්වා මදි නොකියන්න. කොච්චරද කිව්වොත් අපේ අය වැහිපිරිත් වගේම…

How To Stay Safe During The Monsoon

Sri Lanka has been experiencing monsoon rains for at least 5 million years, but they still seem to surprise us. The monsoon (technically, the intermonsoon) brings heavy rain in May and…

George Calombaris Is Coming To Colombo

I cannot for the life of me spell George's last name, but I feel like I know him from watching years of Masterchef Australia. If you want to meet him, he'll…

Glenfiddich Brand Ambassador In Town

If you know whisky, you know Glenfiddich. This family owned brand basically invented the marketing concept of single malt and is still the world's best seller in that category. It's…

Start Your Own Startup (JKx)

YAMU is legit proud to be the campaign partner for John Keells X. If something like this had been around when YAMU started we would have been way more successful, and have…

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Vesak In Colombo 2017

Vesak is back! The celebration of birth, enlightenment and death of Buddha according to the Theravada tradition, Vesak is an exciting time for everyone here in Sri Lanka. Here…

යමුද බණ්ඩෝ වෙසක් බලන්න?; මෙදා සැරේ කොළඹ වෙසක් මෙන්න මෙහෙමයි!

යමං බණ්ඩෝ වෙසක් බලන්න - ගනිං බරබාගේ බඳින්න පාර දිගේ එළි බලබල…

මීතොටමුල්ලට එන්න එපා! උදව්කරන්නේ මෙහෙමයි

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Meethotamulla Disaster - How You Can Help

Army efforts at the site continue. Photograph taken from defense.lk. While most of Colombo is on vacation for Avurudu, a garbage mountain collapse in Meethotamulla has killed many and…

Avurudu Litha 2017

Avurudu is a wonderful time where most of Sri Lanka shuts down and restarts again, in matching outfits. It's a time to go back to your roots, to be with family, or…

“සූකර උණ” දැන් 100%ක් හලාල්: H1N1 ගැන ඔබ දැනගතයුතුම කරුණු

“සූකර උණ” අපෝ ඕක අවුලක් නෑ; අපි කොහොමත් ඌරුමස් කන්නේ නෑ;…

The Mosquito Menace : Dengue, Prevention, & Cure

As if disease and death weren't enough, one of the most troubling aspects of dengue is understanding how to pronounce it. Den-gee? Den-goo? YouTube can help you with pronunciation, and we'll…

Encroachment: The Actual Issue at Wilpattu

Protected by the Flora and Fauna Protection Ordinance, Wilpattu is Sri Lanka's oldest National Park. It boasts of many things: being the largest park in the country, it's also home…

Cows Getting Kicked Out Of Colombo

Everyone in traffic - however busy they are - must halt before the cow. Cattle have been a part of Colombo traffic since our village days, but not, it seems, for long. Cattle are now being rounded…

4 Colombo Hotels For Sale, And A Hospital

The Hilton Colombo, Grand Oriental, the Colombo Hyatt, and one hotel without rooms (Water's Edge) are for sale, as is one hotel with doctors (Lanka Hospitals). Who's selling? The government of…

Sri Lanka In Asia's Top 50 (Restaurants)

Sri Lanka is already in Asia's Top 50 overall because there are only 48 countries in Asia. What's more notable is that Sri Lanka also has 2 entries in this year's…

The Bane of Local Universities: Ragging and What It's All About

Ragging is another word for bullying, one that's widely accepted in State Universities especially as it's considered to be a part of university culture. You're either in or out, and…

2017's Drought And What It Means To Sri Lanka

This year's drought crisis (for, yes, it is a crisis) didn't suddenly sneak up and pounce on us. It's been there since last year, and has just been growing bigger and…

අලුත් ගබ්සා නීතියත් ගබ්සා වෙයිද?

ශ්‍රී ලංකාවේ දැනට තියන නීතියට අනුව මවගේ ජීවිතයට අනතුරක් සිදුවෙනවානම් ඇරෙන්න…

ආණ්ඩුවේ හෝමෝෆෝබියාවට බෙහෙත් නැද්ද?

පසුගියදා කැබිනට් මණ්ඩලයට ආපු ආන්දෝලනාත්මක යෝජනාවක් සහ එහි ප්‍රතික්ෂේප වීම…