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The English Patient,” the wartime love story by Sri Lankan-born Canadian Michael Ondaatje, won the Golden Man Booker Prize in London on Sunday night, the New York Times reported.
Three Lions looks set to go to number one after a massive spike in streams and downloads over the weekend.
Two Urban Corridors will be developed soon, one along the 134 km-long Central Expressway leading to Kandy, and the other along the 241 km-long Southern Highway leading to the Hambantota Port and Mattala Airport, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told the World Cities Summit in Singapore yesterday.
The Colombo Fort Magistrate yesterday re-sent a reminder to the Attorney General directing him to expedite legal advice regarding National Freedom Front leader MP Wimal Weerawansa for allegedly misusing 40 vehicles belonging to the State Engineering Corporation (SEC) while functioning as the Housing, Construction and Engineering Services Minister incurring a loss of Rs. 91 million to the government. When the case came up before Colombo Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne, the Court was informed that the FCID was yet to receive Attorney General’s advice regarding the two suspects.
The UNP will field Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe as its candidate for the next Presidential election. The final decision as to whether he will take up the challenge or he has any contrary view or objection to it, rests with Prime Minister Wickremesinghe himself, Sustainable Development, Wild Life and Regional Development Minister Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka said.
The case filed by the Bribery Commission against Gotabhaya Rajapaksa and eight others has been postponed until 30 October, as ordered by the Colombo Chief Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake.
The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna on 6 July queried as to whether the Parliament has taken steps to start a ‘Register of Members’ Interest’ as specified in the Code of Conduct for MPs, which was put into practice from 15 April.