Shavendra Silva appointed as the new Acting Chief of Defense Staff

Shavendra Silva appointed as the new Acting Chief of Defense Staff 0

🕔19:05, 31.Dec 2019

Army Commander Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva has been appointed as the new Acting Chief of Defense Staff. In addition to the post of Army Commander, he has been appointed to the new position. Admiral RavindraWijegunaratne’s tenure as Chief of Defense

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Four Air Force personnel have been killed in an accident

Four Air Force personnel have been killed in an accident 0

🕔19:03, 31.Dec 2019

Four Air Force personnel have been killed in an accident. The victims were 4 soldiers attached to the Air Force Base Ratmalana. The Air Force personnel were killed in an accident in the Dummaladeniya area in Warakapola this morning. The

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64 terror suspects further remanded

64 terror suspects further remanded 0

🕔19:01, 31.Dec 2019

64 persons arrested for allegedly having links with the National TawheedJamad organization were remanded further. The 64 suspects, who were arrested and remanded for allegedly undergoing arms training at the TawheedJamath headquarters in NuwaraEliya, were produced before the Batticaloa Magistrate’s

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Rumi Mohamed arrested in connection with the controversial white van press conference

Rumi Mohamed arrested in connection with the controversial white van press conference 0

🕔18:58, 31.Dec 2019

Former chairman of the State Pharmaceutical Corporation Rumi Mohamed has been arrested by the CID in connection with the controversial white van press conference. The arrest was made after he surrendered to the CID this morning. He was remanded till

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Moreno unveiled as new Monaco coach

Moreno unveiled as new Monaco coach 0

🕔13:59, 31.Dec 2019

New Monaco coach Robert Moreno said he joined the club to “grow as a coach and as a person” at his first news conference. The 42-year-old Spanish manager was appointed and will take charge of his first match against Reims

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VAR ‘should not be too forensic’ – football law-makers set to issue guidance

VAR ‘should not be too forensic’ – football law-makers set to issue guidance 0

🕔13:19, 31.Dec 2019

Football’s law-makers say the video assistant referee system should not be “too forensic” when it comes to offsides and should only be used to reverse “clear and obvious” errors. Five goals in the Premier League were ruled out at the

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Virat Kohli leaves Steve Smith behind to end 2019 on top of ICC Test rankings

Virat Kohli leaves Steve Smith behind to end 2019 on top of ICC Test rankings 0

🕔13:16, 31.Dec 2019

Virat Kohli’s impressive form throughout 2019 culminated with him finishing the year on top of the ICC Test Batsman’s rankings with 928 rating points. Kohli finished above Australia’s Steve Smith who occupied the second spot with 911 points. In the

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“Three Christs” will be released next month

“Three Christs” will be released next month 0

🕔13:13, 31.Dec 2019

“Three Christs” is an American drama film directed, co-produced, and co-written by Jon Avnet, based on the book The Three Christs of Ypsilanti by Milton Rokeach. In 1959, psychiatrist Dr. Alan Stone arrives at a mental hospital in Ypsilanti, Michigan

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Muraled elephants with eyeliners participate in beauty pageant in Nepal

Muraled elephants with eyeliners participate in beauty pageant in Nepal 0

🕔13:08, 31.Dec 2019

Elephants with mural paintings over their bodies, nail polish on nails and tippy-toes participated in an unusual elephants’ beauty pageant in Nepal’s southern tourist destination Sauraha. This year’s celebrations marked the 16th edition of the annual ‘Chitwan Elephant Festival’, in

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How refugees in Ethiopia are turning weeds into energy

How refugees in Ethiopia are turning weeds into energy 0

🕔13:03, 31.Dec 2019

Prosopis Juliflora trees are designated as undesirable weeds due to their invasive nature, abundance, and the harm they cause to grazing livestock in Ethiopia’s arid south. Locals through a cooperative supported by IKEA are turning the weed into charcoal briquettes

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