The circular relating to the admission of grade one students for government schools have been release.. The specimen application form was published in all newspapers yesterday. The relevant applications should be forwarded to the principals of schools before the 4th of next month. Applications could be made to more than one school. In this connection those who are applying for admission to national schools could apply to a minimum of another 3 schools and a maximum of 6 schools. In such instances the priority school should be indicated in application form.
The inaugural ceremony of the highly sought after National Higher Education and Career Exhibition, "Future Minds", took place under the distinguished patronage of Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa at the BMICH on 6th June.
The Government of Pakistan through its High Commission in Sri Lanka has awarded SL Rs 1.7 Million worth of educational scholarships last evening to 69 bright Sri Lankan students of O/L and A/L under the first Phase of Jinnah Scholarship Programme 2014.
The Annual Air Force Christian Memorial Service in memory of all servicemen who made the supreme sacrifice was held at St. Theresa's Church, Thimbirigasyaya, on Thursday (05) with the participation of the Commander of the Air Force Air Marshal Kolitha Gunatilleke.
Gamini Lokuge, Minister of Labour and Labour Relations has said Sri Lanka prepared a comprehensive National Human Resource and Employment Policy and its Work plan after having had extensive discussions with all relevant stakeholders including trade unions and employer representatives with the blessing of the Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
With the onset of Southwest Monsoon ,there is a high possibility for increasing of rain in the South-western parts of the country and winds over Sri Lanka and neighbouring sea areas during the period from 06th to 09th June 2014 says Met Deptt's Early Warning Centre.
The High Commission of Sri Lanka in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia for the first time, in coordination with the Brickfields Buddhist Maha Viharaya and Sri Lanka Buddhist Viharaya, Sentul organized an overnight Pirith Chanting ceremony and Heel Dana for twenty five Venerable members of the Maha Sanga invited from Sri Lanka and representing Buddhist Temples in Kuala Lumpur at the Chancery premises on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th May.