Sarath Weerawansa, brother of former minister Wimal Weerawansa, was remanded by Colombo Fort Magistrate this morning until November 07.
United Nations resident coordinator Una McCauley speaking at a ceremony to mark 71 years of the United Nations said the UN needs to move away from immediate humanitarian engagements into developmental and policy support.
Students from the Jaffna University are protesting outside the Jaffna District Secretariat.
The Inter University Student’s Federation is to join in the protests over the deaths of two Jaffna University students in universities around the island, local media reported.
Public sector employees working hours in Sri Lanka are likely to be changed to 9.
A group of depositors of a failed finance company on Monday morning carried out a 90-minute protest outside the Supreme Court complex in Colombo.
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has unequivocally condemns the incident that took place in Jaffna today, killing 2 university students.
The Inter University Students' Federation (IUSF) held a protest today opposite the Institution of Engineers Sri Lanka (IESL).