The 10th Defense Services Games- 2018 was officially declared open at the Indoor Sports Stadium of the Panagoda Army Cantonment on Tuesday (03rd April). The largest sports festival of the tri forces was declared open by the Chief of Defence Staff, Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne during a colouful ceremony last evening.
The United States’ GSP trade incentive program me for Sri Lanka will become active again on April 22, the US Embassy said yesterday. “This will open our market up even more to Sri Lankan goods and create jobs,” said a spokesperson for the US Embassy in Colombo.
The Sri Lanka Signal Corps (SLSC) of the Army will celebrate its 75th Anniversary with an international symposium, themed, 'Cyber Space; Perpetual Battlefront for Future' and the mega 'Wave' ICT Exhibition at the BMICH on November 28th and 29th, this year.
A program to distribute 1053 land deeds to the farmers in the Polonnaruwa district, under the national program to distribute one million deeds, will be held under the patronage of President Maithripala Sirisena at the Royal College in Polonnaruwa, today.
The results of the GCE Ordinary Level examination 2017 were released yesterday (28 March).According to the Department of Examinations, the results can be accessed via the website http://www.doenets.lk.The Principals of schools belonging to the Colombo and Sri Jayawardenapura educational zones can obtain the result sheets from the Department of Examinations after 10 am today (29 March).The department further noted the result sheets for the schools in other educational zones will be sent by post today (29 March).
According to the 2017 GCE Ordinary Level examination results, six students have been ranked the island first.
Kasuni Seneviratne and Chamodi Subasinghe from Rathnavali Balika Vidyalaya Gampaha
Navodya Ranasinghe from High School Kandy
Limasha Amani Wimalaweera from Mahamaya Balika Vidyalaya Kandy
Randi Lakpriya from Sujatha Vidyalaya Matara
Kaveesha Prathibath from Seevali Central College Ratnapura
Nine students have been ranked the island second.
Nipuni Herath from Devi Balika Vidyalaya Colombo 08
Anisha Gunawardena from CMS Girls’ College
Risini Kumarasinghe from Samudra Devi Balika Vidyalaya Nugegoda
Kaveen Siriwardena from St. Joseph’s College Colombo
Thimantha Wickramasinghe from Bandaranayaka Vidyalaya Gampaha
Senuri Mallikarachhci from Mahinda Rajapakse Vidyalaya Homagama
Miruthi Surekshkumar from Vembadi Senior Girls School Jaffna
Nisansa Gokaralla from Hillwood College Kandy
Amandi Jayasuriya from Sujatha Balika Vidyalaya Matara
A total of 688,573 students sat for the 2017 GCE Ordinary Level examination in the year 2017. According to the Department of Examinations, the deadline to submit applications for re-correction of answer scripts is 7th of April. Further information with regards to the results can be obtained by calling the exam results center on 0112 784 208 or 0112 784 537.
Former Sri Lankan Ambassador to Russia Udayanga Weeratunge has been arrested by the Dubai authorities last Monday (Mar.26th),Co-cabinet spokesman, Minister of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Dr. Rajitha Senaratne disclosed this morning .
According to the report published in the 112 UA International news agencyUkraine is to reach an agreement with Sri Lanka on mutual cooperation and protection of investments. This is stated in the President’s decree on March 26.