CeylonToday.lk is the website of the CeylonToday newspaper which catapulted into the national print media industry of Sri Lanka on 18 November 2011, with full-fledged Sunday Editions as well as six dailies, the first-ever English newspaper to so. Within a short span of six years, it has grabbed the attention of the country’s political, business and social leadership, for their innovative coverage as well as ground-breaking marketing strategies.
Today, the two newspapers, the CeylonToday our sister Sinhala paper the Mawbina are published by Ceylon Newspapers (Pvt) Ltd., and spearhead a revolutionary change in the contemporary media industry in Sri Lanka.
Our coverage is comprehensive and insightful, encompassing a gamut of topics that include hard-hitting political interviews, behind-the-scene news and human interest stories, issue-based investigations and analyses, insightful opinion pieces written by distinguished writers and extensive coverage of politics, business and sport. The newspapers are also interactive, with online and print space provided for open forums, debates and citizen concerns.
Both newspapers are headed by respected and experienced editors, and are proud to have dynamic news and features teams committed to maintaining the integrity of the craft by providing non-partisan and factual reporting. They also aim to ensure quality writing and maintain high standards of language. During the short journey of six years in Sri Lanka’s long and illustrious print media history, Ceylon Today and Mawbima received an unprecedented number of national and international awards. This is yet another ‘first’ achieved by the two newspapers that no other newspaper in Sri Lanka has ever come close to achieving. Our website which has been re-launched brings to you all the richness of these papers as well as credible breaking news updates, currency rates, updated local weather and a host of other additions.