Naval gun battery booms on Independence Day to honour the nation
Aljazeera reported that a court in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore has struck down a colonial-era sedition law, calling it “inconsistent” with the constitution, in a verdict hailed by free speech advocates and journalists. A single-judge bench of the Lahore High Court on Thursday declared the sedition law unconstitutional. The court’s verdict will be applicable […]
President Ranil Wickremesinghe delivering the keynote address at the ‘Economic Dialogue- IMF and Beyond’ panel discussion, which took place at the Colombo Galle Face Hotel on Thursday (30) said that it is imperative for everyone to collaborate in creating a prosperous community for future generations, without resorting to finger-pointing and blaming each other.
President Ranil Wickremesinghe and Speaker Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena paid their last respects to the late Joseph Michael Perera at the Parliament complex yesterday (30).
The 51st commemoration ceremony for philanthropic politician and former minister Philip Gunawardena, was held yesterday (29), at the Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall in Colombo under the patronage of President Ranil Wickremesinghe.
The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) has issued a statement on the recent string of protests launched against former BASL President Saliya Pieris s decision to represent a client of apparent concern.
Nine soldiers were killed in a crash of two medical evacuation Black Hawk helicopters during a routine nighttime training mission over Kentucky, the U.S. Army said on Thursday, in one of the military s deadliest training accidents in recent years.