SUNDAY OBSERVER


The U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 200,000, and it’s just ‘the tip of the iceberg’
The U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 200,000, and it’s just ‘the tip of the iceberg’
The coronavirus, which was first confirmed in the United States about eight months ago, has killed more than 200,000 people across the country as U.S. officials rush to approve and manufacture a vaccine.
Times of India
Yahoo News
BBC News
CBC News
The Guardian
+114
Left: 48%
Center: 31%
21%


Fresh News


Parliament Can Make Amendments To The Constitution Of The Republic Of The Gambia, 2020 (Promulgation) Bill – The Standard Newspaper
Parliament Can Make Amendments To The Constitution Of The Republic Of The Gambia, 2020 (Promulgation) Bill – The Standard Newspaper
By Toney F MendyAt the heart of this conclusion is the fact, however unattractive it may appear to us, that the 1997 Constitution has laid down the procedures through which bills are to be tabled and treated at the National Assembly regardless of the nature of the bill. It appears that there is a lack of appreciation of what the law provides, or rather a lack of understanding of it by those in contention with this conclusion.
The Hindu
Sputnik News
WION
Sri Lanka Mirror
Sunday Observer
+1
Left: 33%
Center: 33%
Right: 33%

Jeddah Consulate to remain closed till Sept.25
Jeddah Consulate to remain closed till Sept.25
Sri Lanka’s Consulate in Jeddah has been temporarily shut down due to the COVID-19 attack on one of its staff members. It will be re-opened on September 26.
Sri Lanka Mirror
Sunday Observer
sundaytimes.lk

Maithri arrives at PCoI probing Easter Sunday bombings
Maithri arrives at PCoI probing Easter Sunday bombings
Former president Maithripala Sirisena today (22) arrived at the Commission probing Easter Sunday bomb attacks. He had arrived as an observer to listen to evidence by other respondents. Meanwhile, former IGP Pujith Jayasundera had arrived at the commission to give a statement.
Sri Lanka Mirror
Ada Derana
Sunday Observer

Showers expected in several provinces
Showers expected in several provinces
Showers will occur at times in Sabaragamuwa province. Several spells of showers will occur in Western, Central, North-central and North-western provinces and in Galle and Matara districts, stated the Department of Meteorology.Showers or thundershowers may occur at several places in Uva province after 2.00 pm.
Sunday Observer
Sunday Observer

Sub Inspector arrested for seeking sexual bribe re
Sub Inspector arrested for seeking sexual bribe re
A Sub Inspector attached to the Horana Police Station, who was arrested for soliciting a sexual bribe from a woman, was remanded till October 06 by Colombo Chief Magistrate Mohomed Mihail today.The officers of Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruptions (CIABOC) informed the Magistrate the suspect was arrested following a complaint lodged by the woman with the CIABOC.
Sunday Observer
copernicus.org

PM Modi to hold talks with Sri Lankan counterpart on Sept 26
ASIA  -  SRI LANKA
PM Modi to hold talks with Sri Lankan counterpart on Sept 26
Last week, Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa had telephoned Prime Minister Narendra Modi and expressed strong desire and commitment to further strengthen the relationship between the two neighbouring countries.
Hindustan Times
Sunday Observer
Left: 100%

New Kataragama ‘Basnayake Nilame’ elected
New Kataragama ‘Basnayake Nilame’ elected
Former Devinuwara Devalaya's Basnayake Nilame Dishan Gunasekera has been elected as the new Basnayake Nilame of Ruhunu Maha Katharagama Devalaya today.
Sunday Observer
Sunday Observer

18 COVID-19 patients recovered
18 COVID-19 patients recovered
18 individuals recovered from COVID-19 bringing the total recoveries in the country to 3118, the Epidemiology Unit confirmed.According to the epidemiology unit there are only 168 active cases being treated in various hospitals across the country.The total count of positive coronavirus cases found in Sri Lanka currently sits at 3,299.
Sunday Observer
Sunday Observer

PNB officers re
PNB officers re
Colombo Chief Magistrate Lanka Jayarathna today ordered to further remand the nine Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB) officers who were arrested on charges of maintaining links with drug peddlers, till September 28.
Sunday Observer
Sunday Observer

20A Draft Bill to be tabled in Parliament today
20A Draft Bill to be tabled in Parliament today
The Draft Bill of the 20th Amendment to amend the Constitution is due to be tabled in Parliament today for the First Reading. Any citizen may petition against the Bill after it is tabled thus. The idea of this will be to challenge the Constitutionality of it before the Supreme Court, the law academics yesterday told the Daily News.
Sri Lanka Mirror
Sunday Observer
ceylontoday.lk

Nine arrested with 300g of heroin
Nine arrested with 300g of heroin
Nine persons possessing heroin were arrested in the Sapugaskanda area.The suspects had a total of 300g of heroin with them at the time of the arrest.
Sunday Observer
Sunday Observer