North Korean leader Kim Jong-il has died of a heart attack at the age of 69, while he was travelling in a train.
Millions of North Koreans were “engulfed in indescribable sadness”, the KCNA state news agency said, as people wept openly in Pyongyang.
He is considered a hero who brought fame to Korea, a courages man who refused to bow down to western pressures.
KNCA described his third son, Kim Jong-un, as the “great successor” whom North Koreans should unite behind.
The Minister of Pubic Administration and home affairs W.D.J.Seneviratna has added that Sri Lanka is only second to Japan in the whole of Asia in terms of the standards in literacy.it is at a percentage of 98%. He had added this while speaking at a ceremony in kuruwita. Any country will fall back if the […]
HE President had stressed that the name of Nelson Mendela is a very historic name in the history of the world. The name is one that has glorified and one that is very famous.He was acclaimed to be an iron man. The HE President extends his deepest condolences as the present Chairman of the Commonwealth […]
As a result of a sudden fire at Bodhi Raja Mawatha in Pettah at is reported that about 70 shops have been burnt and damaged. The fire brigades had arrived and had controlled the fire been spread
The budget proposal for 2014 in Wyamba Province has been approved with 35 more votes. This proposal was presented by the Chief Minister Dayasiri Jayasekara. In the history of Wyamba provincial council, this is the budget approved with highest number of votes
Ratnapura additional Magistrate Chandana Kalansuriya has issued an order prohibiting entrance to “SamanalaSobawa” sanctuary. The additional Magistrate has issued this order after producing facts by the Ratnapura forest office that the valuable trees in extent of 03 acres of this sanctuary of 20 acres which is identified as a world heritage by UNESCO.