Day: April 5, 2018

Indian court finds Bollywood actor Salman Khan guilty of poaching

An Indian court on Thursday found Bollywood movie star Salman Khan guilty in a poaching case dating from 1998, a verdict that could derail the career of one of the country’s most popular actors.



Dinusha Hansani wins bronze for Sri Lanka at Commonwealth

Sri Lankan weightlifter, Dinusha Hansani Gomez won the bronze medal at the 21st Commonwealth Games, lifting a total weight of 155 kg a short while ago.



Kabir Hashim resigns as UNP General Secretary

United National Party (UNP) General Secretary Kabir Hashim today said that he had decided to resign as the General Secretary of the United National Party.



National Govt. will continue: Ranil

Soon after defeating the no-confidence motion against him in Parliament, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told the media that the current National government will continue with the members who remain in it.



Three injured after gunmen open fire at car in Kosgoda

Three persons have been injured following a shooting incident at Athuruwella, Induruwa in the Kosgoda police division when two gunmen on a motorcycle opened fire at a car.



Rs. 500 billion spent for health sector annually: Health Minister

The annual expenditure of the state health sector records Rs. 500 billion each year, Health Minister Rajitha Senaratne said.