President Mahinda Rajapaksa with British Prime
Minister Gordon Brown outside the British PM’s Official Residence at
No. 10, Downning Street on Tuesday. The President is on an official
visit to the UK.
Pic Sudath Silva
Schools closed to thwart
trade union action
The government yesterday declared today and tomorrow school holidays to thwart a two day sick note campaign by teachers in protest against the government’s delay in rectifying their salary anomalies.
IGP ordered to provide
Justice S. Sri Skandarajah of the Court of Appeal, yesterday issued a mandatory order on the IGP, Victor Perera, and the Senior Superintendent of Police, Director Ministerial Security Division, Sarath Munasinghe directing...