Day: February 13, 2017

Special panel of doctors to examine Duminda Silva

Colombo Additional Magistrate Aruni Attigalle today directed the Prison Authority to produce suspect Duminda Silva, who is on a death row, in Colombo National Hospital (CNH) to examine his health condition under a special panel of doctors.



I feared Muttaih Muralitharan the most: Virender Sehwag

Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag was one of the most feared batsmen of his time. In his 14-year playing career, the Indian cricketer dominated all types of bowlers across all formats.



Bangladesh to sign free trade deal with Sri Lanka

Bangladesh’s Commerce Minister Tofail Ahmed has said the government will sign Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Sri Lanka to boost bilateral trade and commerce.



PM on a four-day official visit to Australia

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on an invitation of the Government of Australia will leave for Australia today for a four-day official visit.



President orders comprehensive probe

The President further added that he took measures to interdict several state officers of the Geological Surveys and Mines Bureau (GSMB) for allegedly failing to perform their duties.