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Daily Archives: April 23, 2018

Kataragama PS chairman remanded

The Chairman of the Kataragama Pradeshiya Sabha Chanaka Amila Rangana and three others have been remanded by the Tissamaharama Magistrate in connection with the attack on the Kataragama Police Station in January. They were ordered remanded until May 02 by the court, Ada derana reporter said. The incident occurred on …

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32 including Amith Weerasinghe further remanded

Thirty-two suspects arrested over the violence in Digana, Kandy including Amith Weerasinghe of Maha Sohon Balakaya and local government members have been further remanded by the Theldeniya Magistrate’s Court. The suspects were ordered to be remanded until May 05, when presented before the Theldeniya Magistrate today (23). Terrorism Investigation Division …

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Sri Lanka to experience Huawei P20 Pro this month

Huawei is all set to introduce the flagship smartphone Huawei P20 Pro. The Huawei P20 Pro is the world’s first triple camera smartphone and is designed with an advanced Artificial Intelligence technology incorporated within its triple camera system. The Huawei P20 Pro is the first of its kind to have …

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MS wants numbers reduced

President Maithripala Sirisena had told the UNP to reduce the number of Cabinet ministers to 43 from the proposed 49, well informed sources told The Island last night.   Sources said that several ministers would retain the same ministerial portfolios, though the UNP and the SLFP were yet to agree …

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Sirikotha responsibilities to be shared – UNP

The UNP has divided the administration of its headquarters, Sirikotha, into three sections in keeping with its restructuring plan. Three senior party officials will be placed in charge of communications and propaganda, running the main office and strengthening the party at the grassroots level. Besides, three secretaries, too, will be …

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Request for a fixed rate for three-wheelers

Mandating meter installation and issue of receipts instead of introducing fixed prices for three-wheeler fares is like changing the pillow to cure a headache, say the National Movement for Consumer Rights Protection. The organization says that many three wheeler drivers steal money from commuters by charging varied fares and if …

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Senior Laboratory Assistant of Horana rubber factory remanded

The Senior Laboratory Assistant of the rubber factory in Horana who was arrested over the death of five persons in the ammonia tank incident was remanded until April 25, by the Horana Magistrate’s Court. The female suspect, a resident of Horana, Dikhenapura who was arrested last evening (21) was produced …

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