Alcohol father arrested

Four individuals including the father, who was captured feeding alcohol to his 13 month old infant in a video which went viral on social media, were arrested by Police, this morning. The Police Media Spokesman said that the alleged father is a resident of Meegalawa, Anuradhapura The arrest was made after recording a statement from […]

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Sarath fonseka :There is no belief in hanging.

Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka  Minister of Wildlife  Sunday commented on the death penalty and said he has no trust in the assurance given to hang drug smugglers, until a hanging is carried out. He expressed these views after visiting the Elephant Conservation Centre at the Lunugamvehera National Park, that spans through 7,000 acres. He is  Speaking to […]

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Trump – Putin summit, will start

The meeting began nearly an hour later than planned Russian President Vladimir Putin and his US counterpart Donald Trump have begun bilateral negotiations in Helsinki’s presidential palace.The meeting began nearly an hour later than planned,  Initially, it was planned that the Russian leader would arrive at 13:00, while the negotiations would start at 13:20. After […]

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UK unveils model of new jet fighter, Tempest

The UK has unveiled a full-scale model of a planned new fighter jet, provisionally named Tempest, which would be operated remotely or by a pilot The aircraft is intended to replace the Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft, beginning in 2035, and to fly alongside the UK’s most recent addition to its fleet, the Lockheed F-35. BAE, which […]

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Saudi woman held for ‘hugging’ singer

She rushed to stage during a performance by Iraqi pop star Majid al-Muhandis A woman may face charges under a new harassment law in Saudi Arabia after storming a stage to hug a pop star, authorities and local media said on Sunday. The woman could face two years in prison and a fine of up to 1,00,000 […]

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The Special High Courts first sittings to commence today.

The newly established Special Trial-at-bar will commence its inaugural sittings today for the first time with the case against Sri Lanka Insurance Corporation’s (SLIC) former chairperson Gamini Senarath and its Managing Director Piyadasa Kudabalage. The duo will face charges of misappropriation of funds from the SLIC which were allegedly invested in various ventures including the […]

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France win FIFA World Cup 2018

France won the World Cup, France 4 – 2 Croatia, with their stars Antoine Griezmann, Paul Pogba and Kylian Mbappé on the scoresheet, but Croatia will feel very hard done-by, thanks to an own goal, and VAR. Croatia were the better side in the first half but fell behind when Griezmann dived to win a […]

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