Go ahead and have that cup of coffee, maybe even several more. New research shows it may boost chances for a longer life, even for those who down at least eight cups daily.
It is sorrowful to see artistes who contributed towards a bright era of Sri Lankan Cinema leaving us one by one. Roy de Silva was such a special artiste, who was a great strength towards the forward march of local cinema in many faces, such as a veteran actor, film director and producer, states Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, in a condolence message issued on the death of veteran film actor, director and producer Roy de Silva.
A disintegrating Nike trainer worn by Michael J Fox in the Back to the Future sequel has sold for $92,100k (£70,143).
If the private sector is serious about stamping out bribery, it must step up and cooperate with the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption (CIABOC), its top official said yesterday, calling on companies to work with its officials, insisting it would be faithful to its task.
Some people argue that former President Mahinda Rajapaksa should be made SLFP Co-chairman, but it cannot be done in terms of the party constitution, SPFP General Secretary Prof. Rohana Lakshman Piyadasa said.
The Thalawa branch of a state bank was robbed over the weekend and cash and jewellery valued at over Rs.95 million had been stolen by thieves.
The Right to Information Commission (RTI) pursuant to an appeal made to it has recommended presenting draft laws before the public in advance and before the Bill is gazetted.
The Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) will institute legal action against the Financial Crimes Investigation Division, the Criminal Investigation Department, the Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation and the Associated Newspapers (Ceylon) Limited in respect of a series of alleged defamatory stories, which erroneously claimed that the China Harbour Engineering Limited had in 2014 provided US$ 7 million for former President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s Presidential Election bid.