Iran's presidency has banned all government bodies from using foreign-based messaging apps to communicate with citizens, state media reported Wednesday, after economic protests organized through such apps shook the country earlier this year.
The death of Swedish DJ Avicii, whose supreme knack for uplifting, melodic pop-house hits made him one of the world's biggest dance producers, has left fans and fellow musicians in deep shock.
King Khan aka Shah Rukh Khan is never off the headlines. However, apart from his much-awaited film ‘Zero’, what has kept him the limelight is his legal matter on one of his properties. As per reports, the difficulties for him prevail as the Income Tax Department continues to probe into his Alibaug property matter.
The Commonwealth Centre for Digital Health was launched in London yesterday. President Maithripala Sirisena was a special guest on the occasion.
Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam is likely become the next General Secretary of the United National Party.
Thousands of Tamils rallied against President Maithripala Sirisena’s visit to London shouting “go back, Maithri” and carrying “#GoBackMY3” signs. The President is in London to attend Commonwealth Heads of Government’s meeting.
The Government has amended the law lifting hitherto prevailed restrictions on maternity leave for women with two or more children.
Leader of the Opposition and the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) R. Sampanthan has come under severe criticism of the Joint Opposition (JO) for supporting Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe and defeating the No-Confidence Motion brought by the JO against him in Parliament a few weeks ago.