Railway Unions Resolve To Continue Strike Irrespective Of Govt. Action: Flatly Turn Down Education Minister's Plea

Railway Unions Resolve To Continue Strike Irrespective Of Govt. Action: Flatly Turn Down Education Minister's Plea

Railway unions decided to continue with their union action, irrespective of the action taken by the government. 

Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam too held talks with the railways strikers to urge them to postpone the strike until the GCE O/Level examination starting tomorrow. 

The Minister said the students sitting for the exam …read more

Prince Harry to marry Meghan Markle

Prince Harry is to marry his American actress girlfriend Meghan Markle.

Harry, fifth in line to the throne, will marry Ms Markle next spring and will live at Nottingham Cottage at Kensington Palace in London.

The couple, who have been dating since the summer of 2016, secretly got engaged earlier this month.

In …read more

SLFP to contest alone for 93 LG bodies

The Sri Lanka Freedom Party has decided to contest alone for the 93 Local Government bodies that begin accepting nominations today.

Speaking to NewsRadio Minister of Labour WDJ Seneviratne said discussions are continuing with the Joint Opposition pertaining to the possibility of contesting the Local Government Election together in the remaining …read more

Dilshan Wirasekara elected to CSE Board

The Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) appointed Dilshan Wirasekara as a Director of the CSE Board with effect from 21 November 2017. Wirasekara is an investment banker and Director/CEO of First Capital Holdings PLC. He is an experienced professional with a career spanning over 22 years, comprising diversified expertise in financial …read more

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