Items filtered by date: Thursday, 01 March 2018

"Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare,” wrote poet, author, and activist Audre Lorde in her 1988 book, A Burst of Light.

Published in TipTops

Facebook wants to make it easier for people to find low-skilled jobs online.

Published in Tech

If microbes can live in the most extreme regions on Earth, scientists say it is quite possible they can live on other celestial bodies.

Published in Tech

Dior filled the catwalk with political statements inspired by 1960s youth culture in its Paris Fashion Week show.

Published in Entertainment

Bollywood superstar Sridevi has been cremated in the Indian city of Mumbai as thousands of fans gathered to pay their last respects.

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New Law and Order Minister next week

A new Law and Order Minister would be sworn in next week, sources close to Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said yesterday.

Published in Sri Lanka

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will leave to Singapore today to deliver the keynote address at a high profile investor forum organised by the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE).

Published in Sri Lanka

Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) Leader and Member of Parliament Anura Kumara Dissanayake said yesterday the government has forgotten the problems of the people as a result of the power struggle between President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.

Published in Politics
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Dayasiri’s absence a tell tale sign?

For the third consecutive week, Sri Lanka Freedom Party Cabinet Co-spokesperson Minister Dayasiri Jayasekara avoided media at the cabinet press briefing, raising questions on his absence.

Published in Politics

The Colombo High Court yesterday acquitted and released Gampola Vidanage Samantha Kumara alias Wele Suda in a drug trafficking case, after perusing inconsistencies in the prosecution’s evidence.

Published in Security
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