Police-public cordial relationship is a sine qua non for any civilised democracy to sustained the most cherished ideals of democratic rule. They are significant as per provisions of the Police Ordinance and the constitution of our country in protecting lives and property of the people, upholding rule of law, assisting the due administration of justice and in bringing the wrongdoers to book.
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Merchandise Export Earnings Resilient In May
Despite the pandemic-related travel restrictions, Sri Lanka’s merchandise exports remained resilient in May, as exports recovered by 10.7 percent month-on-month (MoM) to US $ 884.2 million in the month from a five-month low in April, due to the initial shocks from the third COVID-19 wave, according to the Export Development Board (EDB).
Netherlands Beat North Macedonia 3-0 To Complete Clean Sweep In Group C
Georginio Wijnaldum scored twice and Memphis Depay added to his goal haul in a 3-0 Netherlands win over North Macedonia on Monday to keep their 100 percent record at Euro 2020 -- but not before surviving some early scares at the Johan Cruyff Arena.
India Hits Record Number Of Daily Vaccines
Indian states opened mass vaccination sites on Monday at school grounds, auditoriums and other facilities, as the government’s free Covid-19 inoculation drive expanded to anyone over the age of 18.
Swedish PM Ousted By Parliament In No-Confidence Vote
STOCKHOLM (REUTERS), 21, JUNE 2021 – Swedish center-left Prime Minister Stefan Lofven was ousted in a no-confidence vote in parliament on Monday, leaving him to decide whether to call a snap election or resign to hand the speaker the job of finding a new government.
UN Rights Chief Voices Concern Over SL's Counter-terrorism Laws
Expresses concern over appointments to Office of Missing Persons and Office for Reparations
Cinnamon Air Builds New Hangar At BIA
Cinnamon Air, Sri Lanka’s premier domestic airline and the only to offer an extensive scheduled flight service, serving numerous popular tourist destinations within the country, recently commenced construction of a new aircraft maintenance hangar at Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA).
Verstappen Stretches F1 Lead With Victory In France
Red Bull’s Formula One leader Max Verstappen overtook Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton on the penultimate lap to win the French Grand Prix and canter 12 points clear yesterday.
HIPG Funds US $ 75,000 For Hambantota District General Hospital PCR Testing Facility
Hambantota International Port Group (HIPG) has volunteered its support for the setting up of a PCR testing facility at Hambantota District General Hospital.
Misleading Covid-19 Death Numbers Estimated To Have Caused Rs.100bn Economic Loss
Suspicions rife as to whether a grim report with the highest number of deaths was presented to prevent ending the lockdowns. Health and other experts blamed for ignoring options with less economic implications in containing an epidemic
Israel PM Warns World Of Ebrahim Raisi
Israel condemned on Sunday the election of hardline judge Ebrahim Raisi as Iranian president, saying his would be a “regime of brutal hangmen” with which world powers should not negotiate a new nuclear deal.