Items filtered by date: Thursday, 30 August 2018
Off a dusty path in the capital city, flanked by chickens roosting in the grass, one of Cameroon's most successful digital startups is capitalizing on its success to foster a new generation of entrepreneurs.
‘Stree’ promotions: Shraddha Kapoor gives boho vibes in this blue skirt and crop top‘Stree’ promotions: Shraddha Kapoor gives boho vibes in this blue skirt and crop top
Shraddha Kapoor may or may not be the one scaring people in Stree but the actor says she herself gets scared easily. Her upcoming horrorcomedy is based on the urban legend of Nale Ba, about a witch who knocks on people’s doors at night.
Looking to nab a Best Picture nomination for ‘Black Panther,’ Disney has hired veteran Oscar strategist Cynthia Swartz to oversee the campaign, according to a report in the Los Angeles Times.
President Maithripala Sirisena arrived in Kathmandu, Nepal yesterday afternoon to attend the fourth Summit of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multisectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (BIMSTEC), which will be held in Kathmandu today and tomorrow. Nepal’s Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Ishwar Pokhrel welcoming the President at the airport.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said that measures are being taken to reduce the loan burden to 70 per cent of the total state revenue by 2020.
It is not a matter of whether Mahinda Rajapaksa can contest for the Presidency once again or not, as long as whoever becomes the President at the next election forms a government with him (Mahinda) as the Prime Minister, former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa said.
Action will be taken if any of the SLFP Group of 16 take part in the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna protest rally in September, the SLFP said yesterday.
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) yesterday (29), informed Colombo Fort Chief Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne that they will be arresting current Chief of Defence Staff Ravi Wijeguneratne and producing him in Court on charges of providing facilities for former Navy Lieutenant Commander Prasad Hettiarachchi, alias ‘Navy Sampath’ to hide.