US: Hillary Clinton stands poised to claim the Democratic mantle with Tuesday’s primaries including California, overwhelming her rival Bernie Sanders and setting up a historic US presidential election showdown with Republican Donald Trump.
Muslims all over the world will observe Ramazan, the month of fasting from tomorrow (6th June). Fasting during the month of Ramazan is the fourth of the five pillars of Islam. Families gather at sunset for Iftar (breakfast).
Paris Friday: Serena Williams kept alive her hopes of making Grand Slam history in Paris on Friday, but she was again well below her best in a 7-6 (9/7), 6-4 French Open semi-final win over Kiki Bertens.
A simple ceremony was held yesterday (29th May) at the Elapathgama village in Vilachchiya, Anuradhapura under the patronage of the Speaker Karu Jayasuriya to mark the 74th birth anniversary of the late most Ven. Maduluwawe Sobhitha thero.