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ඩයනා සහ ඩොඩීගේ පිළිරුව හැරඩ්ස් වෙළඳ මන්දිරයෙන් ඉවතට

ලන්ඩනයේ සුඛෝපභෝගී ‘හැරඩ්ස්’ වෙළඳ මන්දිරයේ තබා ඇති ඩයනා කුමරිය සහ ඩොඩී අල් ෆයිඩ්ගේ රුව සහිත ලෝකඩ ප්‍රතිමාව ඉන් ඉවත් කිරීමට නියමිතය. ඩයනා-ඩොඩී ලෝකඩ ප්‍රතිමාව ‘හැරඩ්ස්’ වෙළඳසැලේ පැරණි හිමිකරු වන මොහොමඩ් අල් ෆයිඩ් වෙත භාර දීමට…

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සිනමා ශාලා යළි විවෘත කිරීමට සෞදි අරාබිය අවසර දෙයි

වසර තිහකට අධික කාලයක් තහනම් කර තිබුණු වාණිජ සිනමා ශාලා යළි විවෘත කිරීම සඳහා සෞදි අරාබියේ අවසරය හිමිව තිබේ. එරට සංස්කෘතික සහ තොරතුරු අමාත්‍යංශය නිවේදනයක් නිකුත් කරමින් කියා සිටියේ සිනමා ශාලා බලපත්‍ර නිකුත් කිරීම වහා…


ඩිස්නි සමාගම මර්ඩොක්ගේ ෆොක්ස් සමාගම මිලට ගනී

ටුවෙන්ටි ෆස්ට් සෙන්චරි ෆොක්ස් (21st Century Fox) සමාගමේ විනෝදාස්වාද ක්ෂේත්‍රයට අයත් වත්කම්, ඩොලර් කෝටි පන්දහස් දෙසිය හතළිහක (බිලියන 52.4) මුදලකට මිලට ගැනීම සඳහා වෝල්ට් ඩිස්නි සමාගම (Walt Disney) එකඟ වී තිබේ. චන්ද්‍රිකා විකාශන සමාගමක් වන…


The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2018 inductees are .

By Lisa Respers France, CNN Bon Jovi, The Cars, Dire Straits, The Moody Blues, and Nina Simone are the 2018 inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, the organization announced Wednesday. Gospel pioneer Sister Rosetta Tharpe…


Human Rights Arts Festival on Sunday

The first Human Rights Arts Festival organized by Arts Council of Sri Lanka in collaboration with Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka will be held tomorrow (10th Dec.). Preview of the Arts Festival will be held…





Seventh SAARC Film Festival begins next Tuesday

The seventh annual SAARC Film Festival 2017 organized by the SAARC Cultural Center, Sri Lanka will be held from 21st to 25th November at ‘Tharangani’ Cinema Hall of the National Film Corporation, Colombo 07. Award…




India award for burning elephant photo

An image of two elephants fleeing a mob that set them on fire has won top entry in a wildlife photography competition. (Warning: The full version of this image is below – some may find…



Steps to develop cinema and teledrama industry

President Maithripala Sirisena has given instructions to appoint a Committee to take steps for the progress of the cinema and the teledrama industry, comprising of representatives from all the sectors of the cinema and the…


Befittingly creepy

Vipin Nair In a year that has already seen a multi-language blockbuster, the sequel of Baahubali, and will later witness another biggie in the form of the Rajnikanth starrer 2.0, comes this smaller league horror-themed trilingual, The House…


For Sakti the basic gesture of life is dance’

Riddhi Doshi The ongoing Sakti Burman, curated by Ranjit Hoskote, takes into account 250 works executed over six decades including never before seen sketches and illustrations Dressed in red pants and black coat and wearing…




Cinema’s coming of age paradox

“What will people say?” he wonders. And so, every night, he enters her house from the backdoor. They won’t understand, he feels. Not because this arrangement is a little unorthodox – they merely sleep next…



Water is Essential to Achieving Ethiopia’s Development Goals

By  Kitty van der Heijden, Eliza Swedenborg and Zablon Adane This summer, Ethiopia was once again named the fastest growing global economy. Over the past two decades, this country—home to over 100 million people – has experienced rapid and impressive economic growth. This…




US actor Harry Dean Stanton dead at 91

Harry Dean Stanton, whose grizzled looks and acclaimed acting talent earned him a prolific Hollywood career playing mainly supporting roles, died at a Los Angeles hospital on Friday. He was 91 years old. He “passed…