Items filtered by date: Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Research shows there’s more reason than ever to prioritize making sure you and your loved ones are getting enough.

Published in TipTops

The Indian edition of dating app Tinder is testing a new feature which gives women an additional level of scrutiny before they allow men to start messaging conversations, with a view to rolling the function out globally.

Published in Tech

An experimental GlaxoSmithKline vaccine could prevent tuberculosis developing in half of those who receive it, making it potentially the first new shot against the global killer in a century, researchers said on Tuesday.

Published in Tech

A judge in Pennsylvania has jailed comedian Bill Cosby for three to 10 years for sexual assault.

Published in Entertainment

Singer Balabhaskar and his family met with a car accident near Thiruvananthapuram.

Published in Entertainment

The United States will provide a $ 480 million grant to Sri Lanka for several development projects. This was assured to President Maithripala Sirisena by the Chief Operations Officer of US Government-owned Millennium Challenge Cooperation (MCC) Brock Biermanon 24 September when he called on the President at the Lowes Regency Hotel in New York.

Published in Sri Lanka

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe spoke to the new President-elect of the Republic of Maldives, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih and congratulated him on his election victory, on Monday.

Published in Sri Lanka
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Rupee closes near record low

Reuters: The rupee declined on Tuesday and closed above its record low hit last week, while intervention by the central bank limited the fall, market sources said.

Published in Politics
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LIFE SENTENCE FOR TERRORISM

The Government has proposed life imprisonment for the offence of terrorism if such act caused any other person’s death under the new Counter Terrorism Bill gazetted last week.

Published in Security
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CID grills Fonseka for 4 hours

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) questioned the former Army Chief and incumbent Minister of Wildlife Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka for four hours yesterday (25).

Published in Sri Lanka
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