The Indian government assisted emergency ambulance service in Western and Southern Provinces was launched today (28) with the participation of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Galle Face Green in Colombo.
President Maithripala Sirisena will enter history books by stopping Mahinda Rajapaksa’s protest march from Mawanella tomorrow (29), in the same manner S.D. Bandaranaike famously stopped J.R. Jayewardene’s march at Imbulgoda, said minister Daya Gamage.
The recent protest by the disabled soldiers at Fort, Colombo, was held while measures were being taken to address their grievances, says Army Commander - Chrisanthe de Silva.
Two novels shortlisted by the judges panel for ‘Swarna Pusthka’ awards have been removed from the list.