Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Only 9000 Koalas Remain In An Australian Islamd With 46,000 Koalas After Bjshfires


True Value Of Caring Each Other


Australia Opens For Business Due To Cool Weather-Poor Air Quality Remains In Major Cities -A Tennis Player Collapsed In Melbourne


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Delaying,Ignoring And Hiding Are Not The Good Qualities Of True Friends -But Love And Care Are

Rap Singer With Accusations Iraj Weeraratne Has Been Appointed As A Director Of Tourism Promotioms Bureau

The local rap singer who had been
charged over rapping yesteryer sinhala songs without getting permission from the song owners ,Iraj Weeraratne has been appointed as a member of the Board of Directors of Sri Lanka Tourism Promotions Bureau with effect from today (14).

The singer who had supported the current president Gotabaya Rajapakshe during the presidential election campaign by slinging mud against UNP. Presidential candidate Sajith premadasa through the social media had been appointed as a Director by Minister Prasanna ranathumge it has been reported .

However he has not fullfilled the qualifications need to be appointed for a  post in a state institution it has been revealed .

Meanwhile Dr.Nalaka Godahewa has told today during a press briefing held in Colombo that  a persons not recommended by the expert committee appointed to select suitable candidates for the higher posts of Government institutions have been appointed .


Three Members Of Same Famiy Had Been Drowned In Wanathawilluwa

Three members of a same family

 including a 45 year old Mother and her son and daugher had been drowned this evening (14)whilst bathing in Ralmaduwa Tank at Wanathawilluwa,Puttalam .

The bodies of them had been recovered and sent to the Puttalam Base Hospital for post mortem.

Wanathawluwa police are conducting an investigation over the incident.

Avalanches And Landslides In Kashmir Leave 62 Dead


President To Increase The Mimimum Daily Wage Of The Estate Worker To Rs.1000

President Gotabaya Rajapakshe had
 today (14)instructed the officials to
increase  the minimum daily wage of an Estate worker to Rs.1000 with effect from 01st of March this year .

Coincides with this pay increase President has ordered the officials to develop the all sections of the Estate sector including the infrastructure facilities in view of developing  the productivity and quality of the Sri Lankan Tea Industry .

As the government has recently provided the tax reductions and Fertilizer subsidy to the Tea Industry the benefit of these  comcessions should be granted to the estate workers as well President has stated.

Former Health Minister Dr.Rajitha Senaratne Had Given A Four And Half Hour Ststement To CID

Former Health Minister Dr.Rajitha Senaratne had appeared before the Criminal Investigations Department (CID)this noon (14)and given a four and
half hour statement regarding the press briefing conducted by him over white van abductions last november prior to the Presidential Elections.

Dr.Senaratne who had been discharged from Lanka Hospital at Narahenpita where he received treatment fot a heart ailment simce three weeks ,had left CID Premises after giving the statement this evening .

Colombo Chief Magistrate had ordered the former Health Minister when granting bail after been arrested whilst receiving treatment at Lanka Hospitals ,to appear before CID soon after discharge from the hospital.

Meanwhile Colombo High Court had issued summons to Dr.Senaratne to appear before the court on 17 th of January for the hearing of the revised petition filed by Attorney General against granting bail to Dr.Senaratne. 

MP Ranjan Ramanayake Arrested Over Defaming Court Judges

Police officers attached to Colombo
Crimes Division(CCD) had today (14) arrested the United National MP and popular actor Ranjan Ramanayake for the second time at his official residence at Madiwela over defaming Court Judges through recorded telephone conversations .

The arrest was made after the issuing of an arrest warrant by Nugegoda Magistrate Wasantha Kumara this morning  to arrest MP Ramanayake  accordance to a request made by Colombo Crimes Division .

CCD officers had obtained the arrest warrant from the Nugegoda Magistrate and arrested MP Ramanayake accordance to a order made by Attorney General Dappula De Livera .

MP Ramanayake is scheduled to be produced before the Nugegoda Magistrate tomorrow(15) after questioning him.

Four Corona Positives Had Been Reported In The Country Today (07)

Four Corona Positives had been ģđreported in the Country today (07)increasing the total number of Corona positives reported so far to 20...