The GCE Ordinary Level Examination begins today at nearly 5,000 exam centers across the country. Examinations Chief Sanath Pujitha says more than 717,000 applicants will sit for the exam. He requests them to be at their respective exam centers at least half an hour before the 8.30 am commencement time. They should also furnish acceptable identifications. There is a hotline which is 1911 to obtain help in examination-related matters. He adds that applicants in Badulla, Passara, Nuwara-Eliya and Walapane could sit for the exam at their nearest exam centers in view of the prevailing inclement weather.
- The public welcomes the decisions taken by the President during his first ten days in his office
- The UK is to review license conditions of 74 people freed from jailed over terror offences