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Speaker schedules special adjournment debate on July 5 on the PC Elections

Speaker of the  Parliament Karu Jayasuriya announced that a special adjournment debate will be held on 5th of July on the forthcoming Provincial Council elections and electoral system. The Speaker announced the adjournment debate following a special discussion held yesterday in Parliament particularly focusing on the electoral system to be …

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Court suspends decision on film distribution

The Colombo District Court yesterday issued an injunction order, valid for 14 days, against the recent decision allowing only the National Film Corporation to carry out the distribution of films in Sri Lanka. Last week, it was announced that a decision has been taken to handle the distribution of films only …

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5 dead in shooting at newspaper building in Maryland

Five people were killed Thursday in a shooting at a local newspaper building in Maryland, and several others were wounded, officials in Annapolis said. A law enforcement official tells CBS News the suspect has been identified as Jarrod Ramos, 38, of Laurel, Maryland. The shooting at the Capital Gazette prompted …

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