Facebook Inc. shares rose Wednesday after the social network reported a surprisingly strong 63 percent rise in profit and an increase in users, with no sign that business was hurt by a scandal over the mishandling of personal data.
International scientists have identified 44 genetic variants that can increase the risk of developing major depression and found that all humans carry at least some of them.
Karan Johar's upcoming film 'Kalank' is in the news ever since its announcement was made. The film is one of the most anticipated films in the upcoming years. Now according to a report by a tabloid, Karan Johar will be creating a set of whopping 15 crores for the film.
The UNP Working Committee, which met yesterday morning, confirmed the recommendations made by the Politburo to the senior posts of the party.
Ajith Basnayake has been appointed as the SLFP electorate organiser for the Gampaha Electorate. Chaminda Kumara Sudusinghe has been appointed as the SLFP District organiser for the Colombo District. They both received their appointment letters from President Maithripala Sirisena at the President’s official residence yesterday.
The Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) has called the government to ban Ajinomoto (MSG).
Geneva: Sri Lanka called on all state parties with nuclear capability to commit for principle of disarmament to ensure a world free of nuclear weapons.
Deputy Solicitor General Haripriya Jayasundera yesterday (26) informed Colombo Fort Chief Magistrate, Lanka Jayaratne, that there were currently 192 Interpol branches throughout the world and if former Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran is found to be staying in any of those countries, he could be apprehended.