Day: January 21, 2019

Shooting in Weligama injures one

A 38-year-old businessman had been hospitalised when unidentified gunmen opened fire on him at Polwatte, in Weligama, Matara a short while ago, the Police said.

Power devolution within a unitary state – PM

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe yesterday denied allegations that the UNP has introduced a new Constitution that is unfavourable to the country.

Ex-LTTE member arrested with firearms and ammo

A former LTTE member was arrested with four firearms and a stock of ammunition by the Terrorism Investigation Division (TID) in Palei, Kilinochchi yesterday, Police said.

Sagala explains why Ranil led government could remain in power

Minister Sagala Ratnayaka says that the reason behind why a government led by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is in power is due to the strengthening of institutions which protect democracy.

In Sri Lanka, many leaders eyeing top office – The Hindu

It’s a poll year in Sri Lanka – except that few know whether it is the provincial, presidential or general election that will be held first.

Cricket not the most important thing in life – Virat Kohli

Virat Kohli is well known for his hard work and commitment on the field. With multiple records under his belt, the Indian cricket team skipper has established himself as one of the best batsmen in the world and with age of his side, there are a lot of milestones still to be achieved by Kohli.