Items filtered by date: Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Is self-control something you can acquire, like a new language or a taste for opera? Or is it one of those things you either have or don’t, like fashion sense or a knack for telling a good joke?

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WHO Declares War on Trans Fats

For the first time, the World Health Organization is taking steps to eliminate a substance that leads to a non-communicable disease: heart disease.

Published in Tech

A new look at old data is giving scientists a fresh reason to view Europa, a moon of Jupiter, as a leading candidate in the search for life beyond Earth, with evidence of water plumes shooting into space.

Published in Tech

Sonam Kapoor, who recently turned Sonam Kapoor Ahuja is back at swooning the hearts of the fans as she marked her presence at the Cannes Film Festival 2018. Sonam arrived at the French Riviera flaunting a black-n-white polka dot maxi dress.

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SuRie stage invader released on bail

The man who invaded the stage during the UK's performance at the Eurovision Song Contest has been released on bail.

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Cabinet approves 6.56% hike in bus fares

The Cabinet has approved an increase in bus fares by 6.56% with effect from today. 

Published in Sri Lanka
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MR, four others ordered to file answers

The Colombo Commercial High Court yesterday ordered five defendants including former President Mahinda Rajapaksa to file their answers regarding a lawsuit.

Published in Sri Lanka
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SAITM medical students to enter KDU

The Cabinet yesterday (15), decided to allow 980 students from the Medical Faculty of the South Asian Institute of Technology and Medicine (SAITM) to be absorbed into the Kotelawala Defence University (KDU).

Published in Sri Lanka
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JVP to protest Govt’s price increases

The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) will organise a series of protests against the government decision to increase prices of fuel and essential commodities.

Published in Sri Lanka

The United Professionals Movement warned that apart from the Fundamental Rights Petitions filed by likeminded groups against the signed Sri Lanka-Singapore Free Trade Agreement, they would also, if required, take to trade union action when the case is being taken up in the Supreme Court.

Published in Sri Lanka
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