American volunteer teachers to improve English speaking skills of Sri Lankan students

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – A discussion between the Sri Lanka Minister of Education Akila Viraj Kariyawasam and US Ambassador Alaina B. Teplitz was held yesterday (08) at the Ministry of Education on obtaining the services of the volunteer English teachers of the US Peace Corps at the government’s request to improve conversational English of Sri Lankan students.

"American volunteer teachers to improve English speaking skills of Sri Lankan students"

CID informed that bomber Insaf spoke of Christchurch prior to attack

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –State Minister of Defence Ruwan Wijewardene told the Parliamentary Select Committee probing Easter Sunday attacks that the Government had ‘opportunities to prevent the terror attacks’ but as State Minister of Defense, he was never informed of the rise of Islamic extremism or of an impending attack.

"CID informed that bomber Insaf spoke of Christchurch prior to attack"