Items filtered by date: Saturday, 10 March 2018
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Happiness is a Choice You Make

Lessons from a year among the oldest old.

Published in TipTops

Porsche is studying flying passenger vehicles but expects it could take up to a decade to finalize technology before they can launch in real traffic, its head of development said Tuesday.

Published in Tech

So far, 114 children in the U.S. have died from influenza or a flu-related illness, and the flu season is not yet over.

Published in Tech
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Lankan at transgender beauty pageant

Noel Tokuhisa of Sri Lanka speaks on social media in the dressing room before the final round of the Miss International Queen 2018 transgender beauty pageant in Pattaya on 9 March, 2018 - AFP

Published in Entertainment

Looking at 20-year-old Shahira Yusuf, you might not guess she's tipped to be the fashion world's next big star.

Published in Entertainment
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President off to India and Japan

President Maithripala Sirisena will leave today for India followed by a State visit to Japan.

Published in Sri Lanka

State minister Harsha De Silva said yesterday the blocking of social media networks contributed to the mitigation of the recent communal tension in Kandy and assured that these networks would return to normal by today.

Published in Sri Lanka

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s success at the Local Government Elections gave the physical power to the new wave of racial violence in the country, JVP MP Bimal Rathnayake charged.

Published in Politics

The decision to re-impose the curfew in the Kandy administrative district today would be taken after reviewing the security situation in the affected areas because the situation in the district was improving and fast returning to normal, Police Spokesman Ruwan Gunasekera said last evening.

Published in Sri Lanka
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Buddhist monks denounce anti-Muslim riots

COLOMBO, AFP: Hundreds of Buddhist monks and activists staged a demonstration in Colombo yesterday to condemn anti-Muslim riots that have killed three people and forced the Government to declare a nationwide State of Emergency.

Published in Security
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