January 5 (CNN) - The past year in architecture has been filled with milestones, from the completion of Africa's tallest building to the opening of Europe's first underwater restaurant. We also watched in horror as Notre Dame burned, gained new "supertall" skyscrapers and lost industry giants like I.M. Pei and César Pelli. But at the dawn of a new decade, it seems fitting to look ahead at the structures set...
Lack of State funding, inadequate private sponsorship and high entertainment tax are crippling revival efforts in Sri Lanka.
Over 500 kids from all over Sri Lanka participated this year.
The Ghazal "Ranjish hi sahi" written by Ahmad Faraz is originally from a Pakistani film Mohabbat (Urdu - 1972). The Music composer was Nisar Bazmi.
Movie: Do Behnen (1959) Singer: Lata Mangeshkar. Lyricist: Ramchandra Baryanji Dwivedi (Kavi Pradeep) Music Composer: Vasant Desai. Stars: Rajendra Kumar, Shyama and Chand Usmani
Each song is about figuring out various landscapes, says frontman Khalid of the Bengaluru-based band
Confucius Institute in Kelaniya Varsity uses Chinese arts and crafts to teach the Chinese language
Bengali Muslims and Hindus living in Assam for decades are not able to write poetry in their dialects for fear of being declared as non-Assamese and non-Indian.
Noted Chinese businessman Jack Ma said: “ If you want a successful business, hire as many women as possible”. Chinese women have indeed stormed male bastions,successfully.
April 6 (newsin.asia) - Avengers:Endgame, the 22nd film in its "Cinematic Universe" has been billed as the culmination of more than a decade’s worth of story lines. The entire cinematic universe has pulled in over $18 billion worldwide, and the last Avengers film generated over $2 billion alone—and left fans with an epic cliff-hanger. Fans in Sri Lanka were eagerly...