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Home cooking celebrity Nigella Lawson in Sri Lanka in June

Cinnamon Life is proud to announce the arrival of world famous culinary celebrity of home cooking – Nigella Lawson, for a series of exclusive events in Sri Lanka, from the 21st to 23rd June 2018, which is sure to thrill gourmands and culinarians alike across the island. Read more on the travel and leisure website [...]

Get Hypnotized at L.A.B, Hilton Colombo

Starting May 17th, the L.A.B (Lounge & Bar) at the Hilton Colombo will transform into one big party venue with Hypnotik. Hypnotik will be performing on Tuesday and Wednesday 8.30pm – 1am, Thursdays 9pm – 1 am and on Fridays and Saturdays until 2am. There will be special F&B menus to keep you going through the [...]

Nimmi’s Karma reaps rewards

By Easwaran Rutnam She was best known in Sri Lanka for her character ‘Auntie Netta’ and for the roles she played in Prasanna Vithanage’s films Ira Madiyama (August Sun) and Akasa Kusum (Flowers of the Sky). However, today Nimmi Harasgama is making it big on British television in the medical drama series ‘The Good Karma [...]

Goodbye LJP!!!

By Kumar de Silva From the time he passed the Biblical lifespan of ‘threescore years and ten’ in 1989, Lester James Peries often joked that he was living on ‘borrowed time’. Twenty nine years later, 24 days after his 99th birthday, on the Thrice Hallowed Vesak Poya night, he finally breathed his last, never to [...]

Let’s discuss about foods high in saturated fat

Good advice from Dr Harold   “Do not be afraid of eating fatty foods, because- your body needs fat. It gives you shape, controls your temperature, helps absorption of fat soluble vitamins, among other benefits and your excess fat is stored in fat cells as triglycerides. The question is how much to eat. If you [...]

Grammy nominated Swedish DJ Avicii found dead in Oman

Swedish DJ Avicii, real name Tim Bergling, died at age 28 on Friday, April 20, his publicist confirmed. Avicii, who performed in Sri Lanka in 2011, was found dead in Muscat, Oman. “It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii,” his publicist Diana Baron said in a statement. [...]

Danu awarded WPDO Peace Ambassador honorary award

Danu Innasithamby a prominent media personality in Sri Lanka was appointed as a World Peace and Diplomacy Organization (WPDO) Peace Ambassador. He was formally presented with the title at the 2nd edition of the Global Business Leadership Forum 2018 held in Mumbai, India on Saturday the 7th April 2018. Danu was recognized for his extensive [...]

Are you dehydrated?

Good advice by Dr. Harold… Do you know that most Sri Lankans in Sri Lanka are dehydrated without being aware? Being in a tropical country with frequent exposure to the hot sun with no head protection inevitably leads to dehydration. People stand in a bus queue for hours in the hot sun, but you don’t [...]

Dharshan leads Nihonbashi and Ministry of Crab to the top

Nihonbashi and Ministry of Crab re-established their unique position as the only restaurants from Sri Lanka to be featured on the prestigious Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants List, sponsored by San Pellegrino and Acqua Panna. Dharshan Munidasa’s flagship restaurant Nihonbashi climbed up 4 places to be ranked at #45 in this year’s list at the awards [...]

Brunch with the whole bunch on Easter Sunday at Hilton

Celebrate Easter with family, good food and maybe even an appearance by the Easter Bunny! Enjoy Easter Brunch at Graze Kitchen, Hilton Colombo on Sunday 1st April with a buffet offering a variety of delicious Easter specials for everyone to enjoy. Succulent Australian prime roasts with accompaniments, Tasmanian salmon; hot smoked whole Salmon and traditional [...]

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