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Steps to rectify 40 pc post-harvest waste – Daya

“The Ministry of Primary Industries together with Agriculture Ministry, Ministry of Rural and Fisheries Ministry will set up 21 export oriented agriculture zones to rectify that,” Minister Gamage said at the inauguration of a workshop at Water’s Edge, Battaramulla (08) today. The theme of the event was ‘Emerging Food Safety …

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A 1,500 -year-old wall unearthed in Anuradhapura

Archaeologists of the Central Cultural Fund’s Maha Vihara and Abhayagiri project have unearthed a section of an ancient wall which could be older than 1,500 years, from an excavation near the Eastern Gateway of the Ruwanweli Chetiya in Anuradhapura. The section of the wall was made of a mixture of …

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Le Pen steps aside as National Front leader in French election

Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen has announced that she is stepping aside as leader of her National Front (FN) party. The move comes just a day after she reached the second round of the French election, where she will face centrist Emmanuel Macron. Ms Le Pen told French …

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