Day: March 15, 2019

New Zealand mosque shootings kill at least 49, seriously wound 20

WELLINGTON РAt least one gunman killed 49 people and wounded more than 20 during Friday prayers at two New Zealand mosques in the country’s worst ever mass shooting, which Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern condemned as terrorism.

Three killed, three injured in accident at Polgahawela

Three people were killed while three others wounded after a three-wheeler collided with a van on the Colombo-Kurunegala Road at Meddalanda in Polgahawela.

NPC suspends Colombo Crimes OIC’s transfer

The National Police Commission has suspended the transfer issued to the Officer in Charge of the Colombo Crimes Division, Chief Police Inspector Nevil de Silva.

We will solve all the educational problems in Sri Lanka – Vijayakala

A significant amount of funds are being allocated to the education sector development from each budget, Education State Minister Vijayakala Maheshwaran said.

Bond scam no fault of mine, says Ranil

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe in Parliament yesterday said that those who question him about the bond scam should read the report of the Presidential Commission which probed the issue as it had not faulted him for anything.