Africa's mobile internet connections are set to double in the next five years, a study showed on Monday, thanks to affordable smartphones and the roll-out of high-speed networks.
From Aztec pigweed to dragon beans - several ancient, often forgotten foods are making their way to the dinner table in an effort to diversify the diet of a growing global population.
The modern world has embraced technology like never before and the advancement of technology has given light to innovations in many spheres, especially in the entertainment sphere.
‘Paha Samath’ is an upcoming Sri Lankan Sinhala children's film directed by Jayaprakash Sivagurunadan and produced by New Imperial Talkies. It stars new coming child actors along with Dilhani Ekanayake and Uddika Premarathna.
The Sri Lanka Social Security National Awards 2017 ceremony was held at the Nelum Pokuna theatre, Colombo under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena, yesterday. State officials who reached their targets in operating the Pension and Social Security dividend scheme, implemented by the Sri Lanka Social Security Board, received awards and certificates from the President at the ceremony.
As cities become the driver of economic growth and the main ‘beneficiaries of economies of scale’, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday asked the Mayor’s Dialogue, ‘City Net Congress’ to consider the question of ‘financing’ such development in countries such as Sri Lanka.
The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) said that following discussions, several parties had, in principle agreed to contest in an alliance, under the flower bud symbol of the SLPP, at the forthcoming Local Government polls.
A total of 500 title deeds were issued recently to the plantation worker community and another 2,000 title deeds will be issued before the end of this year.