Wednesday, February 3, 2016

SINHALA QUOTE FROM THE WEB

Cancer Patients In Local Society Are On The Increase -National Cancer Control Programme

The Cancer Patients in   Sri Lankan Society are increasing rapidly according to National Cancer Control Programme.

According to the latest statistics 25% of the female cancer patients identified annually in Sri Lanka are suffering from Breast Cancer.Besides Breast Cancer other cancers like Oral,Lung and Cervical Cancers in the local society are on the increase the Cancer Control Programme said.

In the year 2009 alone 15,888 Cancer Patients have been identified in Sri Lanka Oncologists have revealed.

"One Third of the all Cancer Patients in the society can be cured through a healthy life style and medication " the Oncologists have stressed.

These facts have been revealed during a Media Seminar held yesterday(03) at Health Education Bureau in Colombo to mark World Cancer Day which falls today(04).

THOUGHT OF THE DAY FROM THE WEB

Air Port Customs Officers Have Arrested A Singaporean National

The Air Port Customs Officers have arrested a Singaporean National who attempted to smuggle a stock of foreign currency notes worth around 222 Lakhs to Singapore at the Katunayake Bandaranaike International Air Port early morning yesterday(03) .

The Customs Officers have arrested the suspect at the departure lounge of   Air Port when he tried to board the plane PK-348  flying to Singapore  .

Air Port Customs Officers have decided to handover the detained stock of foreign currencies to Colombo Central investigations Unit for taking an action.

QUOTE ON MOON

Sri Lanka Celebrates 68th National Independence Day Tomorrow(04)

The 68th National Independence Day of Democratic Socialist Republic Of Sri Lanka falls tomorrow(04).Sri Lanka has gained independence from British Rule on 04th Of February 1948.

The National Independence Day Celebrations scheduled to be held tomorrow (04)  at Galle Face Green in Colombo under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena.

The  National Independence Day Celebrations will be held in two sessions  under the theme "Ekama Dayak-Maha Balayak"(One Nation-High Power) according to the Government.

The main ceremony which including  tri forces guard of honor and procession  will be held tomorrow morning under the patronage of President and in the evening a function to mark National Independence Day including traditional and cultural shows will be held from  7 p.m on wards at Galle Face Green in Colombo under the patronage of President Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wikramasinghe.The theme of the evening celebrations is "Nidahse Hadgasma"(Heartbeat Of Independence.


"CONFIDENCES"(1878) A FAMOUS OIL PAINTING OF YESTERYEAR FRENCH IMPRESSIONIST ARTIST PIERRE AUGUSTE RENOIR(1841-1919)

Image: Pierre-Auguste Renoir - Confidences (Two Best Friends)

An Arrest Warrant Has Been Issued Against Southern Provincial Council Chief Minister

An arrest warrant has been issued by the Galle Magistrate Court this morning against Chief Minister of Southern Provincial Council Shan Wijelal Silva.

The Galle Magistrate Nilupuli Lankapura has issued the arrest warrant as the Chief Minister Of Southern Provincial Council has failed to appear before court in connection with an election violence case according to reports.

The Akmeemana(In Southern Province) Police has filed the case against Chief Minister for allegedly threatening a group of postal voters during the presidential election held last year.Meanwhile the lawyer of the Chief Minister Shan Wijelal has informed the court that his client was not able to appear before court as he is currently is on an overseas tour.

Former Minister Basil Rajapakshe Has Given A Statement To FCID Regarding An Allegation

The Economic Development  Minister of previous government Basil Rajapakshe has today(03) given a statement to Police Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID)regarding an alleged financial transaction occurred at  "Divi Naguma" Programme..

Former Minister Basil Rajapakshe who is the younger brother of former President Mahinda Rajapakshe  has arrived at FCID in response to the request made to him.

He was in prison previously regarding the alleged financial transaction occurred at Divi Naguma Programme.

POPULAR YESTERYEAR SINHALA SONG SUNG BY LATE CLARENCE WIJEWARDENA


Former Assistant Superintendent Of Embilipitiya Police Division Has Been Remanded Until 17th Of February

remanded සඳහා පින්තුර ප්‍රතිඵලThe former Assistant Superintendent Of Police(ASP) of Embilipitiya Police Division D.W.C Dharamaratne who has been arrested yesterday(02) has been remanded until 17th of February after being produced before Embilipitiya Magistrate Court this morning.

The former ASP has been arrested by Criminal Investigations Department(CID) per the instructions of Embilipitiya Magistrate in connection with the death of a youth who died after falling down from an up stair of a party house in Embilipitiya on 04th of January.

The Embilipitiya Magistrate has also instructed the Police to arrest and produce the Embilipitiya Headquarters Inspector(HQI) S.R.J Dias  regarding the death of the youth.


Governing United National Party Has Signed A Collective Agreement With Former Army Commander's Democratic Party

The governing United National Party(UNP) led by Prime Minister Ranil Wikramasinghe and the Democratic Party(DP) led by former Army Commander Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka have signed a collective agreement this evening at Prime Minister's Official Residence "Temple Trees" symbolizing the Field Marshal's Party joining the government.

The agreement has been signed by Prime Minister Ranil Wikramasinghe and Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka behalf of their parties.

Under the agreement the Democratic Party will become a member of the Governing United National Front ,the coalition led by United National Party.

Meanwhile Political Sources have revealed that Field Marshal Fonseka is due to appoint  as a MP of governing United National Front through  the  National List .

HEALTH TIP


IN ADDITION 

*EAT LOT OF FRESH CHEMICAL FREE VEGETABLES,FRUITS,GREEN LEAVES  AND SEEDS

*EXERCISE REGULARLY

*AVOID EATING MEAT PRODUCTS LIKE PROCESSED MEAT -SAUSAGES,MEATBALLS ETC

*AVOID EATING BUTTER AND SATURATED FAT PRODUCTS

*PREVENT STRESS CONDITIONS

*AVOID USING ALCOHOL,TOBACCO AND TOBACCO PRODUCTS

A MESSAGE OF NATIONAL CANCER CONTROL PROGRAMME

TOMORROW IS WORLD CANCER DAY.PREVENT CANCER THROUGH A HEALTHY LIFESTYLE

DEVASTATING BUSHFIRES TO BE WORSEN IN AUSTRALIA

https://www.reuters.com/article/us- australia-bushfires/bushfires-conditions-worsen-in-east-and-west-australia-idUSKBN1XQ0RK