The Colombo Municipal Council (CMC) as placed vendors of sweetmeats,
cakes, rice, dhal, canned fish, spices, flour, dairy products,
cooking oils and other popular consumer products under scrutiny,
ahead of the New Year.
The horrors of Dankotuwa unfold as police arrest
The five charred bodies found in a burnt van in an isolated location
in Buthgampola, Koshinna in Dankotuwa on March 11, put the country
in yet another dilemma, at a time when law enforcement authorities
were making an all-out effort to stem the rising crime rate.
The US $ 81 million bank heist in New York has
raised serious concerns about cyber security in Sri Lanka:
A concerted effort by at least six countries including Sri Lanka is
currently under way to unravel the Bangladeshi bank heist, as
international hackers succeeded in penetrating online banking
systems and got away with US $ 81 million from the most secured New
York Federal Reserve Bank recently.