A massive tornado killed at least 89 people and caused massive destruction across a city in the US state of Missouri. However according to the authorities the death toll could be higher. Number of wounded yet to be known.
Amidst lightning, high winds and heavy rains already difficult door-to-door search is continuing. 30% of the city Joplin Is reported to be totally destroyed.
Indian government has decided to issue a stamp for the birth day of Sir Anagarika Dharmapala. It will be issued by the Indian president Prathab Mukarji in New Delhi on the 06th of October. As per the decision taken by Sri Lanka India joint commission the countries have agreed to commemorate Sir Anagarika Dharmapala and […]
The UNP candidate for Uva Harin Fernando says that Uva is the poorest province in Sri Lanka. He said this addressing a meeting in Badulla. ” All three gold, silver and bronz medals are with Uva. The most poorest 5 divisional secretariats are there in Uva. ” ” Last time we defeated due to the […]
It is reported that the Pope has approved Rev. Joseph Vaz as the 1st saint in Sri Lanka. Vatican media reports that he will be given the saint position by the Pope on his visit to Sri Lanka in next January.
Police reports that a person has got under the hummer of Sendil Thondaman and died. Another 19 have got injured and hospitalized The person died is in the age of 45.
Western provincial council Member S M Marikkar has stated that though it is “mathata thitha” under Mahinda Chinthana, the former Chief Minister of Uva Sashindra Rajapaksa puts “bathata thitha” as he uses raw rice to make ethanol. Addressing a meeting in Monaragala, he said that the government has taken the water to Mattala air port […]