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CBSL to stop making payments for defaced currency notes

The Central Bank of Sri Lanka says that it will not make payments to mutilated, altered or defaced currency notes after December 31, 2017. In a statement issued today, the CBSL said that the mutilation, alteration or defacement of currency notes is an offence under the Monetary Law Act (MLA) …

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UK Parliament on lock down

The United Kingdom Parliament was put on lockdown this morning after armed police arrested a man suspected of carrying a knife outside the gates to the Palace of Westminster, the TIME reported. London’s Metropolitan Police released a statement saying a man “was arrested on suspicion of possession of a knife” …

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Heavy rainfall expected in several districts

The Department of Meteorology says that fairly heavy rainfall (about 100 mm) can be expected at some places, particularly in the Colombo, Kaluthara, Rathnapura, Galle and Matara districts. It said that showery condition is expected to continue in the South-western part of the country and that showers or thundershowers will …

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