Items filtered by date: Saturday, 03 February 2018

Toxic emotions from a leader can cause drastic damage to the balance of an organization.

Published in TipTops

A record-setting Russian spacewalk ended with a critical antenna in the wrong position Friday outside the International Space Station.

Published in Tech

A rare glimpse inside the everyday lives of polar bears may give scientists clues about their decline.

Published in Tech

'Pari' new teaser: Anushka Sharma is all set to stupefy the audience in her battered look in the spooky thriller
Ever since her return from her extended honeymoon with hubby Virat Kohli, Anushka Sharma has been on her toes, juggling with multiple work commitments. With her third production venture 'Pari' exactly a month away from its release, Anushka took to Instagram on Friday and shared a spooky teaser from the film with the caption, "She will grow on you... #1MonthToPari".

Published in Entertainment

Dennis Edwards, who performed as lead singer for the Motown group the Temptations, has died at aged 74.

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70th Independence Day

As Sri Lanka readies to celebrate its 70th Independence Day, vendors in the Colombo city lined up on the sidewalks and streets to sell National Flags. Hoisting of the National Flag is considered a mark of patriotism and love for one’s motherland and the government has requested all institutions, homes and vehicles to hoist the flag. Picture by Saliya Rupasinghe.

Published in Sri Lanka

Making true of a promise given during the ongoing Local Government (LG) election campaign, President Maithripala Sirisena yesterday appointed a five-member Presidential Commission of Inquiry to investigate allegations of fraud and corruption in the national carrier SriLankan Airlines, the President’s office said.

Published in Security

Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) Leader and Member of Parliament Anura Kumara Dissanayake, speaking at a JVP meeting held in his hometown in Andiyagala in the Palagala Divisional Secretariat, Anuradhapura, to promote their candidates for the area, said he had sacrificed much during his career in politics, including his property as well as family, and would continue to do so for the sake of the future of the children in the villages.

Published in Politics

The final election rallies of the United National Party, the Sri Lanka Freedom Party and the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna, ahead of the 2018 Local Government Polls, are scheduled for on 7 February in Maradana, Maharagama and Homagama respectively.

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UNP confident of winning 276 LG bodies

Based on a survey conducted by the UNP, the party is confident of winning 276 out of the 341 local government bodies at the February 10 polls, Deputy Minister Ajith P. Perera said yesterday.

Published in Politics
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