Items filtered by date: Thursday, 08 November 2018

After months of political acrimony, one thing is non-negotiable: our collective need to re-center and recharge.

Published in TipTops

Public databases that shine a light on online political ads - launched by Facebook and Google before Tuesday's U.S. elections - offer the public the first broad view of how quickly the companies yank advertisements that break their rules.

Published in Tech

Female genital mutilation has dropped drastically among African children this century, research shows, but campaigners said Wednesday that teenagers and young women remained at risk of the harmful practice.

Published in Tech

Actress Emma Thompson shared a laugh with Prince William as she was made a dame at Buckingham Palace.

Published in Entertainment

A lot has been said and written about Aishwarya and Abhishek Bachchan’s forthcoming film ‘Gulab Jamun’ which reunites the real-life couple after a massive gap of eight years.

Published in Entertainment

Chamal Rajapaksa was sworn in as the Minister of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine yesterday before President Maithripala Sirisena.

Published in Sri Lanka

All Cabinet ministerial portfolios will be filled before November 14 and the relevant gazette notification will be issued, Co-Cabinet Spokesman and Ports and Shipping Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe said.

Published in Sri Lanka

AFP: A prolonged power struggle between Sri Lanka’s President and his sacked Prime Minister has paralysed the island’s Government and must be solved immediately, a key MP said Wednesday.

Published in Sri Lanka
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Speaker under microscope

A complaint was lodged at the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption (CIABOC) yesterday stating that Speaker Karu Jayasuriya has abused his position.

Published in Sri Lanka

The TNA has reiterated that it would not reverse or deviate from its decisions with regard to the current political situation during its meeting with President Maithripala Sirisena at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday (7).

Published in Politics
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