Items filtered by date: Wednesday, 18 October 2017

This is what happens when you get pushed beyond your social circle. by Drake Baer, Senior writer at Thrive Global covering the brain and social sciences.

Published in TipTops

It was a faint signal, but it told of one of the most violent acts in the universe, and it would soon reveal secrets of the cosmos, including how gold was created.

Published in Tech

Microsoft has begun rolling out an update to its Windows 10 operating system, hoping to spark enthusiasm for its virtual- and augmented-reality ambitions.

Published in Tech

The third instalment of the hugely successful 'Race' franchise has been in the news ever since its announcement. Salman Khan will be teaming up once again with Jacqueline Fernandez for this actioner being directed by Remo D'Souza.

Published in Entertainment

George Saunders has won the Man Booker prize for his novel Lincoln in the Bardo - becoming the second US author to take home the £50,000 fiction award.

Published in Entertainment
%AM, %18 %162 %2017 %08:%Oct

President greets to Deepavali

I am very pleased to send this message of greetings on the occasion of the festival of Deepavali celebrated by the Hindus throughout the world, symbolizing the victory of light over darkness, knowledge over ignorance, good over evil, and hope over despair. They celebrate this with much joy and happiness by lighting lamps and illuminating their homes and places of worship, stated President Maithripala Sirisena sending a message marking Deepavali.

Published in Sri Lanka
%AM, %18 %153 %2017 %08:%Oct

Nine new District Organizers for SLFP

Newly appointed nine (9) SLFP District Organizers received their letters of appointment from President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday (Oct. 17) at the Presidential Secretariat.

Published in Politics

Opposition Leader R.Sampanthan yesterday in Parliament urged the Government to release all prisoners detained under the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) without further delay.

Published in Security
%AM, %18 %147 %2017 %08:%Oct

Bond Commission proceedings concluded

Requests President to extend warrant period

Published in Security

Visiting Pakistani Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua yesterday assured Sri Lanka of Pakistan’s continued support while promising assistance in livestock and milk production.

Published in Sri Lanka
Page 1 of 2