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NIE plans to reduce the O/L subjects from 9 to 6

Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam says that the National Institute of Education (NIE) is working on reducing the number of subjects of GCE Ordinary Level Examination from 9 to 6. He stated this at a meeting held at Monaragala area. He stated that from next year no student will …

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Main suspect and 2 others arrested for shooting of Chief Incumbent

The main suspect and 2 others have been arrested in Pepiliyana for allegedly attempting to murder Kiriwehera Chief Incumbent by shooting, said the Police. According to Police Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekara the main suspect of the incident is a person named Asela Lakshman Bandara, who had previously worked at the …

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Wele Suda’s heroin haul seized in Piliyandala

Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB) sleuths seized a stock of heroin with a street value of more than Rs 250 million from a house at Piliyandala on Thursday night.   The stock of heroin belonged to drug kingpin Wele Suda, who is in the Welikada Prison for heroin offences, police said. …

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