(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Monday, January 14, the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch® program – North America’s leading seafood ratings organization’s – released its new global recommendations for amberjack, carp, crab, smelt and trout and updated recommendations for crab and lobster at the Global Seafood Market conference in San Diego."Global Recommendations for Sri Lanka’s ‘Eco-Recommended’ Fisheries"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –President Maithripala Sirisena says that he will take the necessary future steps to increase the welfare of Sri Lankans living in the Philippines while resolving their issues, with the assistance of further strengthened Sri Lanka- Philippines relations as a result of his state visit to the Philippines."‘Steps will be taken to increase welfare of Sri Lankans living in the Philippines’ – President"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Food Control Administration Unit of the Ministry of Health has decided to completely ban the practice of handling prepared food by hand when selling to consumers. The ban will take effect from 1st of May, the state TV Rupavahini reported."Health Ministry bans handling prepared foods by hand"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –In this year there are five eclipses : two lunar eclipses and three solar eclipses."2019 January 21st Total Lunar eclipse will not be visible to Sri Lanka"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Prime Minister Theresa May narrowly survived a vote of no-confidence in Parliament on Wednesday, but that did little to quell the turmoil gripping the British government over her plan to leave the European Union, coming a day after she suffered a historic defeat on that proposal."Theresa May survives no-confidence vote in British Parliament"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –A Search and Rescue Swift Water Training Programme coordinated by the Asia Pacific Alliance for Disaster Management (A-PAD) is set to get underway at the Rapid Action Boat Squadron’s (RABS) Headquarters at Gangewadiya in Eluwankulam, Puttalam today."Search and Rescue Swift Water Training Programme begins"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –This year, steps will be taken through the National Livestock Development Board as a pilot project to distribute liquid milk by mini tankers to the public in urban areas in Colombo, the Minister of Agriculture, Rural Economic Affairs, Livestock Development, Irrigation and Fisheries & Aquatic Resources Development P. Harrison said."Pilot project to distribute fresh liquid milk to the public"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Ivanka Trump, the president’s eldest daughter and senior adviser, will play a role in helping to select the next head of the World Bank, the White House said Monday."Ivanka Trump to Help Choose New World Bank President"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Sri Lanka’s Minister of Health, Nutrition and Indigenous Medicine Dr. Rajitha Senaratne says that the issuing of the e-Health card for all citizens in the country will commence in February."Issuing E-health cards for all Sri Lankan citizens from next month"