Items filtered by date: September 2018

President Maithripala Sirisena has appointed Minister of Ports and Shipping Mahinda Samarasinghe as his representative to the Constitutional Council.

Published in Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan SMEs, a key driver of the country’s GDP-are to collect a hefty packaging bonanza, the first such initiative by the state.

Published in Business

Sri Lanka government will be introducing automatic electricity pricing mechanism soon with the aim of stream lining the ad hoc billing system of the Ceylon Electricity Board (CEB).

Published in Business

Five people have been killed as Florence mauls the US East Coast, knocking out power for hundreds of thousands of homes and downing trees.

Published in World

U.S. media reports said Friday that President Donald Trump has instructed aides to proceed with tariffs on $200 billion more in Chinese products.

Published in World

Grief can bring intense anxiety, I learned the hard way.

Published in TipTops

Facebook is better prepared to defend against efforts to manipulate the platform to influence elections and has recently thwarted foreign influence campaigns targeting several countries, chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said Thursday.

Published in Tech

California Gov. Jerry Brown started his global climate summit in San Francisco by saying that President Donald Trump will likely be remembered as a liar and fool when it comes to the environment.

Published in Tech
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“RED” heats up the Margarita Blue

The Galadari Hotel’s ever popular Margarita Blue is heating up Saturdays with the band RED from 8.30 pm. The band has garnered years of collective experience and promises to provide an array of retro music.

Published in Entertainment

The star of new musical Heathers says she was body-shamed online after being announced for the role.

Published in Entertainment