Sri Lankan president Maithripala Sirisena

President Says NO to Possible Salary Increase…

At an event on Saturday, the president Sirisena vehemently refused to allow a pay increase to the parliamentarians in Sri Lanka. The presidents stern assurance to put a stop to the notion of salary increase comes in the wake of media reports of a salary increase discussion happened at a party leaders meeting, that was held on the 17th of...

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Injured Student from Bangladesh Unrest

Bangladesh Unrest: Roaring Students fights for the Road Safety.

Bangladesh teenage students are out on the street since July 29th, demanding better roads safety and justice for the two fellow students got killed in Road accident on near Dhaka International AirPort. Nationwide Protest that forced government authorities to shut down almost all the high schools in the country escalated to death, rape and assault filled violence battlefield by Saturday...

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SriLankan Airlines

Sri Lankan Airlines Welcomed a New Airbus A321NEO

Sri Lankan Airlines fleet will expand with a new Airbus A321NEO aircraft that will arrive today (Monday, July 30th, 2018) Ordered by the previous government, listed as $114.9/per Unit Price by Airbus, manufactured in Hamburg Germany, will be deployed for passenger services within two days from arrival. A321 NEO built for short distance travel is one of the Airbus Beluga...

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Sri Lanka U20 Men's Volleyball Team

AVC Spikes Sri Lanka U 20 Volleyball Team with Injustice

The Lanka Post Exclusively learns on the final day of the Preliminary rounds of the 19th Asian Men's U20 Volleyball Championship, Asian Volleyball Federation (AVC) has dealt Sri Lankan Junior Volleyball (U-20) team a devastating blow of Grave Injustice. Original Draw approved by AVC technical Committee 5 months before the tournament highlights that the group winners don't have to play...

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Election Violence in Pakistan

Pakistan Drenched in Election Day Violence

Pakistan’s general election day is being marked with violence that is shaking the country to its core, leaving 31 dead. Amid the election violence, the votes are still being counted, but according to unofficial results the world renown former Cricket player Imran Khan’s party (PTI) is in the lead by a fair margin. In an interesting twist the former Prime...

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Death Penalty In Sri Lanka

Survey out: Sri Lankans are Divided on the death penalty.

A majority of Sri Lankans back the death penalty, but as a nation, Sri Lankans are divided on the issue. The Lanka Post latest survey shows that Sri Lankans are much more skeptical of the death penalty in Sri Lanka than government leaders. While (41.2%) oppose the death penalty, nearly (43%) support it. Interestingly, the majority of Sinhalese and Tamils...

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WhatsApp to Tackle Mob Killings

WhatsApp is trying to tackle the spreading of false information, which has led to mob killings in India recently, by introducing strict guidelines. According to the new guidelines, WhatsApp will allow forwarding messages only five times each, and the “Quick forward” feature, which gives the user the ability to send photos, links, and videos to a large number of people at...

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Knife attack in Germany

In Germany, 8 Injured from Stabbing Attack.

Eight individuals have been injured from a stabbing attack on a bus in a northern German town of Luebeck, and the suspect has been apprehended, claim local Authorities. Law enforcement spokesman Duerk Deerbrook stated the attack occurred in the Kuecknitz district of Luebeck, northeast of Hamburg. He told The Associated Press that authorities are still trying to figure out the...

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Days after Helsinki, Russia Shows off latest super weapons.

Days after Helsinki, Russia Shows off latest super weapons.

Few days after the meeting with President Trump, Russia that agreed not to chase after new nuclear weapons, released series of videos that displayed their latest batch of nuclear weaponry, Reuters reports. Reuters reports also confirmed that Russia broadcasts a Hollywood-movie-style series of videos that demonstrated new generation nuclear and conventional weapons. Among all, live footage of the Avangard hypersonic...

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BelugaXL by Airbus

Meet the Whale in the Sky – BelugaXL by Airbus.

The Beluga XL aircraft from Airbus, nicknamed the "whale in the sky," has taken off for the first time from Toulouse Airport in France. It's named after the beluga whale because of its shape and distinctive appearance. The BelugaXL specifically made as a cargo plane. Designed to transport large parts between Airbus Assembly plants around the world.    

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