Author: Editor

Sydney New Year’s Eve fireworks to go ahead despite protests

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - Sydney's iconic fireworks display on New Year's Eve will go-ahead despite calls for it to be cancelled due to the bushfire crisis. The ... Read More

Tesla delivers its first ‘Made in China’ cars

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - Tesla has delivered its first cars made in China, marking a major milestone for the electric vehicle maker. Fifteen Model 3 sedans were ... Read More

Lolita star Sue Lyon dies aged 73

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - Sue Lyon, who played the title character in Stanley Kubrick's 1962 film Lolita, has died aged 73. The US actress, who was 14 ... Read More

US attacks Iran-backed militia bases in Iraq and Syria

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - The US has conducted air strikes in Iraq and Syria against an Iran-backed Iraqi militia blamed for an attack that killed an American ... Read More

India offers to commence flight connectivity with Batticaloa

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - As part of its measures for further improving air connectivity with Sri Lanka, India has offered to develop the Batticaloa Airport for flight ... Read More

Texas church shooting: Two fatally shot before gunman killed by churchgoer

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - A gunman has opened fire in a church in Texas, fatally shooting two people before being killed by an armed member of the ... Read More

New Chairman for National Gem & Jewellery Authority

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - Gem and jewellery industry professional Mr. Amitha Gamage has been appointed as the new Chairman of the National Gem & Jewellery Authority. Mr. ... Read More

“Patali’s arrest was legal” – Acting IGP C. D. Wickremaratne

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - Acting Inspector General of Police C. D. Wickremaratne has informed the National Police Commission that the arrest of former Minister Patali Champika Ranawaka ... Read More

Peter Siddle announces retirement from cricket

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - Australia quick Peter Siddle has announced his retirement from international cricket midway through the Test series against New Zealand. Siddle, 35, told his ... Read More

‘Govt running Kantale Sugar factory is futile’

Editor- December 30, 2019

(UTV|COLOMBO) - Parliamentarian Daya Gamage says the re-opening the Kantale Sugar factory as a government-owned entity, will be a futile move. Speaking to a prominent ... Read More