The European Union's consumer protection chief said Thursday she's growing impatient with Facebook's efforts to improve transparency with users about their data, warning it could face sanctions for not complying.
Eliminating dead-but-toxic cells occurring naturally in the brains of mice designed to mimic Alzheimer's slowed neuron damage and memory loss associated with the disease, according to a study published Wednesday that could open a new front in the fight against dementia.
The Government has declared September 21 to 28 as the Information Week to make the public aware about their right to information and motivating them to use it for their benefit.
The Opposition in Parliament yesterday charged that the personal staff of Cabinet Ministers were misusing Government vehicles.
Former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga became the first Sri Lankan to be awarded the Prestigious Medal of Commander in the National Order of the Legion of Honour, the highest rank of the National Order of France.
Controversies surrounding the Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundara reached a turning point yesterday with the Ministry of Law and Order being ordered to conduct a ministerial probe on the conduct of the country’s top policeman and submit a report in two weeks to Minister Ranjith Maddumabandara.
The ICC Cricket World Cup Trophy Tour, which arrived in Sri Lanka yesterday was exhibited during a special ceremony at the Independence square. Here Sri Lanka’s World Cup winning captain Arjuna Ranatunga and the Minister of Sports Faiszer Musthapha with the trophy (left). School Children gets a glimpse of the trophy