SC grants bail to five teacher unions
Told not to interfere with paper marking process:
THE Supreme Court granted Rs.50,000 cash bail
each yesterday to five teacher trade union leaders, who had convened
an islandwide token strike in all Government schools on September
13, in defiance of the court order not to interfere with the
Advanced Level paper marking.
Four-storeyed building in Maharagama gutted by fire
A four storeyed building housing a photo studio
close to the Training College at Maharagama was gutted yesterday by
a fire which erupted around 11.00 am, causing injury to 15 including
three women who tried to escape by jumping out of the third floor.
Sri Lanka open to rational persuasion - SL Rep to Geneva
REITERATING its stance on the intervention of
the international community in the Peace Process, Sri Lanka has
expressed its readiness to accept ‘rational persuasion’ but ‘not
Five companies shortlisted for construction of Weerawila Int’l
THE Government has shortlisted five companies
for taking up the construction of Sri Lanka’s second international
airport at Weerawila.