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.
Sinhala Ravaya organization has taken steps to form a new union with Buddhist youths to protect the Buddhist heritage. The chairman of the organization Akmeemana Dayarathna thero says that this will be done islandwide and there have huge number of youth taken the membership in Colombo district.
The mid year report of the ministry of finance and policy shows that there is a loss of Rs. 18600 million during the first 4 months. The reason for that is the dropping down the producing hydro power from 50% to 19.5%. But, as alternative are used the cost per unit has gone up from […]
It is reported that the government is trying to postpone the visit of the Francis Pope which is scheduled for 13th January by another 4 days. The related discussion had been held between the president and the Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith. The president has requested the Cardinal to postpone the date to 17th but, the Cardinal […]
The western provincial council Member Hirunika Premachandra says that most of the people looks at Kolonnawa with swivel-eye. Addressing a meeting, she said that it can be changed only by education. She said that there will be students with highest marks in grade 5 scholarship, Ordinary Level will come up from Kolonnawa.
Jathika Nidahas Peramuna says if Udaya Kumara who was dismissed from the party is given nominations from PA, they will not contest from PA for Uva provincial council election. Expressing ideas about this the media spokesman of JNP Mohamed Muzammil said that the decision will be taken today.