Captain of vessel involved in collision arrested

Captain of vessel involved in collision arrested 0

🕔12:51, 31.May 2019

The captain of a vessel that collided with a tour boat on the Danube River in Budapest, resulting in at least seven deaths, has been arrested. The 64-year-old Ukrainian national was held as a suspect over reckless misconduct in waterborne

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Trump announces tariffs on all Mexico goods in latest anti-immigration measure

Trump announces tariffs on all Mexico goods in latest anti-immigration measure 0

🕔12:46, 31.May 2019

US President Donald Trump has announced tariffs on all goods coming from Mexico in a bid to curb illegal immigration. In a tweet, Trump said that from 10 June a 5% tariff would be imposed and would slowly rise “until

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At 46.8 Degrees, Delhi Records Hottest May Since 2013

At 46.8 Degrees, Delhi Records Hottest May Since 2013 0

🕔12:43, 31.May 2019

Heat wave conditions scorched the national capital, with the Palam Observatory registering a high of 46.8 degrees Celsius, the maximum temperature recorded in May since 2013. The Palam Observatory had recorded a high of 47.2 degrees Celsius in May 2013.

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Relief to be granted to the people through the reduction of indirect taxes

Relief to be granted to the people through the reduction of indirect taxes 0

🕔19:35, 30.May 2019

Inland Revenue Commissioner General Nadun Guruge has said that action will be taken in future to grant relief to the people through the reduction of indirect taxes. He made this reference after paying a courtesy call on the Malwatte Mahanayake

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Kelaniya University temporarily closed

Kelaniya University temporarily closed 0

🕔19:33, 30.May 2019

The Kelaniya University was temporarily closed except for the Medical faculty with immediate effect. This followed a protest staged by a group of students this morning. The University administration said that this was mainly due to the arbitrary behavior of

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Six killed in accidents in four areas

Six killed in accidents in four areas 0

🕔19:31, 30.May 2019

Six persons have been killed in accidents that happened in motor accidents in four areas. These accidents had taken place in Nochchiyagama, Polonnaruwa, Kaduwela, Kotalawela Avisswella and Balapattawa areas. Three members of the same family were killed in a motor

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Fruit factory to be set up at the Bingiriya Export Processing Zone

Fruit factory to be set up at the Bingiriya Export Processing Zone 0

🕔19:30, 30.May 2019

An agreement related to the construction of a Fruit Export Factory in the Bingiriya new Export Processing zone has been signed. The inking of the agreement took place under the patronage of Deputy Minister Nalin Bandara. Board of Investment Chairman

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High Court reaffirms acquittal of Gnanasara Thera and 12 others over Thalahena incident

High Court reaffirms acquittal of Gnanasara Thera and 12 others over Thalahena incident 0

🕔19:29, 30.May 2019

The ruling given by the Colombo High Court to acquit and release the 13 suspects including the Ven. Galagoda Aththe Gnanasara Thera who were accused in relation to the robbing of gold chains was again confirmed today. Ven. Gnanasara Thera

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No shortage of essential medical drugs

No shortage of essential medical drugs 0

🕔19:24, 30.May 2019

  The Medical Supplies Division emphasizes that there is no shortage of medical drugs in any hospital. Making a special statement to the Independent Television Media Network its Director Dr. A.T. Sudarshana said that measures have been taken to supply

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ITN’s new Working Director assumes duties

ITN’s new Working Director assumes duties 0

🕔19:21, 30.May 2019

Kelum Palitha Mahiratne assumed duties this morning as the Working Director of the Independent Television Media Network. He entered the media field as a Trainee Assistant Producer of the National Rupavahini in 1988 three decades ago. Kelum Palitha Mahiratne after

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