Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi killed in helicopter crash, official says

(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –  Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and his foreign minister were killed in a helicopter crash in mountainous terrain and icy weather, an Iranian official said on Monday, after search teams located the wreckage in East Azerbaijan province.

"Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi killed in helicopter crash, official says"

3rd capacity building programme for Sri Lankan civil servants commences at Mussoorie

(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –  The National Centre for Good Governance (NCGG) in Mussoorie has launched the 3rd Capacity Building Program for the senior civil servants of Sri Lanka. This two-week programme, running from May 13 to May 24, 2024, brings together 41 senior civil servants from various key departments of the Sri Lankan government.

"3rd capacity building programme for Sri Lankan civil servants commences at Mussoorie"

Israeli airstrike in Gaza kills 3 sons, 4 grandchildren of top Hamas leader

(LANKAPUVATH | COLOMBO) –  Israeli aircraft killed three sons of Hamas’ top political leader in the Gaza Strip on Wednesday, striking high-stakes targets at a time when Israel is holding delicate ceasefire negotiations with the terrorist group. Hamas said four of the leader’s grandchildren were also killed.

"Israeli airstrike in Gaza kills 3 sons, 4 grandchildren of top Hamas leader"