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Serendib Flour Mills awarded ISO 9001: 2008 certification

Serendib Flour Mills awarded ISO 9001: 2008 certification

Serendib Flour Mills Ltd (SFML) was recently awarded ISO 9001: 2008 Quality Management Systems Certification by the Control Union Inspections, Netherland. With this certification, SFML, its products and its processes…

Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake has been asked to appear before SC

Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake has been asked to appear before SC

A notice was issued by the supreme court  today  on the former Chief Justice Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake to appear before the Court on May 29. A bench comprising Justices Saleem Marsoof,…

Commonwealth Business Forum in Sri Lanka

Commonwealth Business Forum in Sri Lanka

The Permanent Mission of Sri Lanka to the United Nations hosted a well-attended reception today on the upcoming Commonwealth Business Forum (CBF) in Sri Lanka.  The CBF, which is held…

Amir Khan sets sights on world title fight next after beating Julio Diaz

Amir Khan sets sights on world title fight next after beating Julio Diaz

Britain’s Amir Khan wants his next fight to be for the world title in the United States in December. The former world light-welterweight champion recovered from being floored by Julio…

Iron Man 3 betters Avengers international debut

Iron Man 3 betters Avengers international debut

Audiences around the world flocked to see Iron Man 3 over the weekend, enabling the latest title from Marvel to beat the debut of Avengers Assemble. The film, starring Robert…

Japan and Russia agree to resolve island dispute

Japan and Russia agree to resolve island dispute

Japan and Russia have agreed to hold talks to end a territorial dispute which has prevented them from signing a formal treaty to end World War II. The agreement came…

IMB reports piracy off Nigeria, 5 kidnapped

IMB reports piracy off Nigeria, 5 kidnapped

Five crew members were kidnapped in an attack by pirates off Nigeria, the latest in a series in the oil-rich Gulf of Guinea, according to a report obtained here Monday…

1,000 Sri Lankan boat people returned by Australia

1,000 Sri Lankan boat people returned by Australia

The Australian government repatriated 25 more Sri Lankans who tried to illegally migrate, bringing the total number of boat people returned to over 1,000, the Australian embassy said Monday. The…

There is no law and order in Jaffna- Ranil

There is no law and order in Jaffna- Ranil

We intend in carrying out initial organizing work to contest the Northern Provincial Council election as the United National Party. Also we hope to hold discussions with Religious leaders, other…

Scream film franchise to be adapted for TV

Scream film franchise to be adapted for TV

Hit film franchise Scream could be turned into a TV series, after MTV announced they had signed off on a one-hour pilot. Wes Craven, director of all four films in…

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