Items filtered by date: Monday, 06 August 2018

Life can be richer when we find the courage to talk about dying

Published in TipTops

A company that makes semiconductors for Apple iPhones says it is recovering from a virus outbreak but expects the incident to delay shipments and raise costs.

Published in Tech

Nina Tomasieski logs on to Twitter before the sun rises. Seated at her dining room table with a nearby TV constantly tuned to Fox News, the 70-year-old grandmother spends up to 14 hours a day tweeting the praises of President Trump and his political allies, particularly those on the ballot this fall, and deriding their opponents.

Published in Tech

From producing Indian cinema’s first ever film on sperm donation to giving an insight into the iconic nuclear test of Pokhran, supermodel-turned-actor-producer John Abraham has proved he is a perfect mix of brains and brawn. He says he wishes to bring about a change in Indian cinema.

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An eve of glitz and glamour

The grandest night of the Sri Lankan silver screen, the star-studded 34th edition of the Cargills Sarasaviya Film Awards, was held with much fanfare at the BMICH, last Friday.

Published in Entertainment

President Maithripala Sirisena says that he will not approve any increase in the salary for Members of Parliament.

Published in Sri Lanka

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said Sri Lanka will support India’s bid to become a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), the Indian media reported yesterday.

Published in Sri Lanka

The National Sustainability discourse, a three month nationwide discussion on the contents of the first draft of the Vision 2030 document will be launched today (6) by the Presidential Secretariat, at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (BMICH).

Published in Sri Lanka
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Vijayakala blames South and politicians

Government Parliamentarian Vijayakala Maheswaran on Friday charged that the South was responsible for supplying drugs to the North and that the menace had increased with the end of the separatist conflict in 2009.

Published in Politics
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Advanced Level exam begins today

The GCE Advanced Level Examination will commence today (6).The examinations will be held until September 1, 2018. A total of 321,469 candidates will be sitting for the exam.

Published in Sri Lanka
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