Pygmies are facing a difficult life

75 Views Just back from the hunt with a choice selection of plants, Ebona feels at home in the endless forest where many Gabonese fear to tread. “Townsfolk paid me to find these leaves,” the Pygmy says, setting the heap down outside his wooden hut, 500 metres (yards) from the rest of Doumassi village in […]

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First look at Boeing’s 777X jetliner

72 Views The world’s biggest twin-engine jetliner is almost here. Boeing has finally provided a glimpse of the upcoming 777X-9 aircraft, the first aircraft of its next generation 777s. The “fully assembled” static test plane was rolled out at the Boeing facility in Everett, Washington, earlier this month. While it will never take to the […]

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Chef,Dr Pabilis silva: Maha suparwansaya, book launched.

181 ViewsLaunching of the  English translation of Maha Soopwansaya by  the internationally as well as locally renowned chef Dr.Pabilis Silva was held  in Colombo under the patronage of  President Maithripala Sirisena today(27). The first copy of the book was presented to the President by Dr.Pabilis Silva. The book which is composed including the experience gained […]

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model Mara: breastfeeds on the stage

63 Views An American model has breastfed her baby daughter on a Miami catwalk – no small gesture in a country where many women still feel uncomfortable nursing in public. Walking the runway at a Sports Illustrated swimsuit show on Sunday, Mara Martin stepped out in a sparkling gold bikini while breastfeeding five-month-old Aria, kitted out for […]

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