Day: November 6, 2017

Seven dead, 44 injured in bus accident at Madurankuliya

Seven persons reported dead and 44 others injured following a collusion between a bus and a 3-wheeler at Madurankuliya on the Colombo-Puttalam road.

Petrol crisis drags on; crucial meeting today

The Petroleum Resources Ministry is to hold a crisis meeting today to address the fuel shortage as panic buying of fuel continued for the second day yesterday with the Ceylon Petroleum Cooperation struggling to meet demand.

Texas gunman kills at least 26 worshipers at small-town church

A gunman massacred at least 26 worshipers and wounded 20 others at a white-steepled church in southeast Texas on Sunday, carrying out the latest in a series of mass shootings that have plagued the United States, authorities said.