The elections were widely seen as an indication of what’s to come when the president’s second term ends in 2024. Opposition parties hoped they could shake up the ruling coalition’s grip on parliament.
Sri Lankan Parliament on Wednesday elected Ranil Wickremensinghe as the new President of the country. He will be in office until 2024 and is also presently serving as Sri Lanka’s acting president. Just after he formally won the presidential elections, Ranil Wickremesinghe, who has served as the prime minister of…
Ranil Wickremesinghe, a six-time prime minister, became acting president last week after the then incumbent, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, fled to Singapore when protesters seized his official residence and office, roaming the corridors, using his gym and swimming in his pool.
A majority of employees at a US Apple store have voted to form a union, a first for the tech giant, which has so far tried to discourage unionising attempts.
Indian street food restaurant named ‘Chai Pani’ has bagged an award for the best restaurant in the United States at the James Beard Foundation Awards.
Chai Pani, which serves affordable Indian street food in North Carolina, is the best restaurant in America.