Items filtered by date: Thursday, 16 August 2018

We love technology and all the amazing things our devices allow us to do. But at the same time, tech has accelerated our lives beyond our capacity to keep up. We feel it, and it’s only getting worse.

Published in TipTops

Tesla's board named a special committee of three directors on Tuesday to evaluate possibly taking the electric carmaker private, although it said it had yet to see a firm offer from the company's chief executive, Elon Musk.

Published in Tech

If you quit smoking and gain weight, it may seem like you're trading one set of health problems for another. But a new U.S. study finds you're still better off in the long run.

Published in Tech

Independence Day 2018: These Indian TV ads strike the right chord on the occasion

Published in Entertainment

Three years on from Leonard Nimoy's death, a new actor has been chosen to play his most iconic role - Star Trek science officer Mr Spock.

Published in Entertainment

Racism and religious intolerance will not be accommodated again, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday said.

Published in Sri Lanka
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RAILWAY UNIONS TO MEET PRESIDENT TODAY

Railway trade unions agreed to give time until next Tuesday for the government to come up with a solution to their salary anomalies yesterday.

Published in Sri Lanka

A private bus association were preparing to launch a strike from last night, demanding the Government to reduce the spot fines that were increased recently.

Published in Sri Lanka
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CPC workers to file FR

The Ceylon Petroleum Corporation Common Workers Union (CPCCWU) yesterday (15), stressed that if the Government continues to avoid publishing the fuel price formula to keep the public informed, they would soon file a Fundamental Rights Petition against the Government, charging it with fleecing the public after having hoodwinked them.

Published in Security

The Welikada Prison Intelligence Unit, which was disbanded, will be replaced by a Police unit, Co-Cabinet Spokesman Dr. Rajitha Senaratne said yesterday (15).

Published in Sri Lanka
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