The Members of the European Parliament’s Subcommittee on Human Rights (DROI) recently urged Pakistan to undertake timely reforms and legislative changes on human rights issues including the “misuse of blasphemy laws”. A press release issued by the EU mission in Islamabad stated, “They called for determined and structured action, including the swift adoption of laws […]
A huge search and rescue effort is continuing in Florida in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian, which cut a swathe of destruction across the US state. At least 10 people have died in the state but officials fear the confirmed toll could rise considerably. Joe Biden has warned the category one storm could be the […]
The sky is the limit for the partnership between India and Sri Lanka, India s High Commissioner Gopal Baglay said on Thursday as he emphasised the importance of the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) programme in overall bilateral ties.
By Rathindra Kuruwita The National Hospital of Sri Lanka (NHSL), Colombo, has stopped most of the biochemical tests due to the non-availability of the reagents, President of the College of Medical Laboratory Science (CMLS) Ravi Kumudesh told The Island yesterday. “Most patients are asked to get these tests done in private labs. A number of […]