A SpaceX "Starman" is aboard the company's new rocket that's set to make its launch debut from Florida
Working for long hours as an IT consultant, Daniel Turissini used to always feel tired by the middle of his workday. He asked other business professionals around him about what they do and where they go to re-energize. The answers varied, from having a nap in their cars in the garages or a nearest hotel lobby, to just falling asleep at their work desk. Seeing a need and an opportunity he founded recharj, a place where professionals can go to take a quick rest.
A special screening of Suneth Malinga Lokuhewa’s latest film ‘Nuidahase Piya D S’ was held for D S Senanayake and F R Senanayake’s generation. D S Senanayake’s nephew Rukman Senanayake, State Minister for Foreign Affairs Vasantha Senanayake and former Justice Minister Wijedasa Rajapaksa attended the event.
Veteran musician Victor Ratnayake has composed the music for ‘Aadarai Man’, Prageeth S Ratnayake’s maiden movie. This is the first time he has composed the tunes for a movie in around 14 years. He has put all the songs in the film to melodies and has also rendered his vocals for the project.
Perpetual Treasuries Limited (PTL) owner Arjun Aloysius and CEO Kasun Palisena were re-remanded till February 16 by Fort Magistrate Court yesterday.
Sri Lanka is now working through the Foreign Ministry and diplomatic channels to have former Sri Lankan Ambassador to Russia, Udayanga Weeratunge deported to Sri Lanka from Dubai, where he was detained by the authorities there while in transit to the US, Law and Order Minister Sagala Ratnayaka said. “A team of Sri Lankan officers are ready to travel to Dubai and we are making all the arrangements to bring him back to Sri Lanka and file charges against him here,” he said.
The Parliamentary debate on the report of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry into the Treasury Bond scam would continue after the Local Government elections have concluded.
Trade Unions of National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWSDB) have decided to launch a indefinite strike from today demanding the government to grant them due salary increment .
JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake yesterday attributed the arrest of Arjun Aloysius and Udayanga Weeratunga to a drama. He said the script for the drama was written several months earlier.