The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said Saturday it currently had no reason to doubt statements from companies that have denied a Bloomberg report that their supply chains were compromised by malicious computer chips inserted by Chinese intelligence services.
Delegates from 148 parties to the World Health Organization's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control are calling for new heated tobacco products on the market to be regulated in the same way cigarettes and other tobacco products are.
The 13th Doctor has landed. Or, rather, crash landed through a train roof, fully introducing Jodie Whittaker as the first female Time Lord.
President Maithripala Sirisena said the country’s child generation had to face great inconvenience since parents consider the Grade 5 Scholarship Examination as the one and only barrier which decided their future.
Agreement was reached to strengthen ties between the Sri Lanka Parliament and the Upper House of Norway during talks Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had with the Chairperson of the Norwegian Upper House M.S. Tone Wilhelmsen Troen in Norway on October 5.
The prevailing inclement weather is expected to enhance over most of the country today, with rain measuring over 150 mm in certain places, the Meterology Department warned in a special advisory yesterday adding that the condition was caused by a low pressure system in the Arabian Sea.
Transport Minister Nimal Siripala De Silva said the Matara–Beliatta railway track will be vested in the public before the year end. The 36km- long railway track is the first part of the railway line from Matara to Kataragama.
Despite Sri Lanka’s high level tsunami vigilance, the country might be at a risk of emerging threats in the region that have gone unnoticed and due to the lack of deep seatsunami detecting buoys that send out alerts of incoming tsunami waves.