Gota on Mulkirigala electors list in 2005: Polls Commission to discuss complaint tomorrow

Sri Lanka, Aug. 18 -- Ex Defence Secretary became a US citizen in 2003; name on 2005 voter register: Purportedly did not obtain dual citizenship until after November 2005 election: Complainant says ... Read More

GMOA strike in the offing

Sri Lanka, Aug. 18 -- Any attempts by the Government Medical Officers' Association (GMOA) to use Anti-SAITM slogans or statements in their upcoming island-wide strike would be a contempt of court acco... Read More

OMP regional office to open in Jaffna

Sri Lanka, Aug. 18 -- The Office on Missing Persons (OMP) is scheduled to open its third regional office in Jaffna this week in a bid to make its services more accessible to families of the disappeare... Read More

On Terminators and Others

Sri Lanka, Aug. 18 -- With the nomination of Gotabaya Rajapaksa as its presidential candidate, the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) has officially launched its presidential election campaign. Forme... Read More

The next president: four constitutional fallacies

Sri Lanka, Aug. 18 -- The last week has seen the public launching of two presidential campaigns. At each of these widely publicized and well-orchestrated meetings, the two potential candidates present... Read More

Day trip around hilly terrain

Sri Lanka, Aug. 18 -- This is the perfect time for travelling into the three destinations that harbour Nature's secrets in Kuruwita, Ratnapura. With clouds playing hide and seek over fabulous viewpoin... Read More

'Noteworthy Art Gallery and Photo Books' in Kandy

Sri Lanka, Aug. 18 -- LeafD - the digital printing company launched its latest outlet consisting of an eye-catching art gallery and an array of new products branded 'Noteworthy'. The occasion was grac... Read More

MAF silver jubilee CD

Sri Lanka, Aug. 18 -- The Moratuwa Arts Forum is scheduled to release their Down Memory Lane golden oldies CD as part of its 25th anniversary celebrations with Sooriya records, on August 25at the Soor... Read More

'World Alzheimer's Month' annual run

Sri Lanka, Aug. 18 -- Lanka Alzheimer's Foundation (LAF) will hold 'Run to Remember' where the annual Run kicks off again at 4.00 pm from the Taj Samudra Hotel Regency Lawn. At the end of the run, the... Read More

Medi-snippets : Preterm babies rising: around 25,000 babies born preterm every year in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, Aug. 18 -- Around 75% of child deaths below 5 years in Sri Lanka, occur during the first four weeks (28 days) of life (Neonatal deaths). Of the neonatal deaths, more than one-third are due ... Read More