The climate change advisors have given a cautious green light to fracking in the UK.
The Committee on Climate Change says that fracking can go ahead if three key tests on methane leaks, gas consumption and carbon budgets are met.
Disciplinary Committee find him guilty of misconduct per the SLC constitution and ICC CoC.
SLC Issues an immediate suspension from playing all forms of cricket for 1 year
Two Sri Lankan origin Canadians joined Room author Emma Donoghue were named RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrants, along with several other artists, academics entrepreneurs and champions of many worthy causes. Presented by Canadian Immigrant magazine and sponsored by RBC, this annual wards program celebrates the achievements of inspiring Canadian immigrants.
Regional Development Minister and Field Marshal, Sarath Fonseka today obtained membership of the United National Party (UNP).
His membership card was handed over by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, who also appointed Minister Fonseka as the UNP Organiser for Kelaniya.
Uncapped left-arm seamer Chaminda Bandara has been called in as a replacement for the injured Dushmantha Chameera in Sri Lanka's squad for the third Test against England at Lord's. His selection follows Chameera's lower-back injury, which ruled him out for the rest of the England tour.
The search operations for the missing people in the Aranayake landslide site will be terminated from today, Major General Sudantha Ranasinghe, who was in charge of the operations, said. He said this today at the Hathgampola Vidyalaya.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 shook buildings and caused momentary panic in the Indonesian port city of Padang on Thursday, officials and residents said, but there were no immediate reports of damage or injury.
Seven fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested today by Sri Lankan Naval personnel for allegedly fishing in Lankan territorial waters prompting Chief Minister Jayalalithaa to request Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take steps for their release.
The seven, part of groups of fishermen who ventured into the sea from Rameswaram, have been taken to Talaimannar in northern Sri Lanka, Rameswaram Fishermen Association president T Sesuraja said.
Former ODI No.1 spot holder Nuwan Kulasekara has announced his retirement from Test Cricket with immediate effect.
In a letter addressed to SLC, Kulasekera says,
“I would like to retire from playing Test cricket with immediate effect. After much thought I believe it is the right time to retire and I hope it will allow me to better prepare for ODI and T20 cricket, which I would like to continue playing for Sri Lanka subject to good performance and selection”