The driver of a rental truck drove down a busy bicycle path in New York near the World Trade Centre, killing at least eight people and injuring about a dozen others in what officials said was an “act of terror.” A 29-year-old man who emerged from the white pick-up truck was shot by a police […]
Lanka Sathosa has taken measures to reduce prices of rice and dhal, with effect from today. The Ministry of Industry and Commerce said a kilogramme of Samba rice will be sold at Rs. 78 and a kilogramme of Nadu rice will be sold at Rs. 74. A kilogramme of dhal will be sold at Rs. […]
Left-arm Spinner Rangana Herath was crowned ‘Best Cricketer of the Year’ at the annual awards ceremony organised by Sri Lanka Cricket. The event was held in Colombo on Tuesday.. Players who performed well in 2016 and 2017 season, umpires and journalists were felicitated at the event. Kusal Mendis was named as the ‘Best Test Batsman’, […]
The flow of traffic from Kotahena, Hettiyawatta junction to Ibbagewatte junction will be restricted from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m., from today till October 30. Police said, the reason for the closure is the pipeline maintenance work along the Kotahena new road.