British Labour Party Shadow Foreign Secretary Lisa Nandy MP pushes for Sri Lanka to be referred to the International Criminal Court

British Labour Party Shadow Foreign Secretary Lisa Nandy MP pushes for Sri Lanka to be referred to the International Criminal Court Speaking at the event hosted by Tamils for Labour, shadow Foreign Secretary, Lisa Nandy, maintained the need for “concrete actions” on Sri Lanka, including a referral to the International Criminal Court (ICC). “We pushed in March for the UN resolution to include concrete measures, such as an International Independent Investigative Mechanism (III-M) and for a referral of cases to the international criminal court” she told…

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Commonwealth Games 2022: Baton relay to start at Buckingham Palace | News News

Relay will cover 90,000 miles and visit all 72 Commonwealth nations; relay will last 294 days; 2022 Games will start on July 27, 2022 Last Updated: 28/09/21 10:52pm The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s baton relay will baton relay will start at Buckingham Palace The Commonwealth Games baton relay will begin at Buckingham Palace on October 7 and cover approximately 90,000 miles, organisers have announced. The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s baton relay will visit all 72 nations and territories of the Commonwealth over 294 days. The global journey, featuring around 7,500 ‘baton bearers’, will…

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Champions League round-up: Sheriff Tiraspol stun 13-time winners Real Madrid | Football News

Sheriff Tiraspol pulled off an enormous shock as they won 2-1 at Real Madrid to make it two wins out of two in Champions League Group D with a late strike from Sebastien Thill. Jasur Jakhshibaev headed the Moldovan side into the lead in the 25th minute, but Los Blancos were level through a second-half penalty from Karim Benzema, given following a VAR review. The visitors, though, snatched all three points with just a minute left when Thill drove the ball into the top corner from 20 yards to leave…

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Real Madrid 1-2 Sheriff Tiraspol: Champions League debutants snatch win

Sheriff Tiraspol are top of Group D after two wins from two games Sheriff Tiraspol produced one of the great Champions League shocks as the competition’s least experienced club upstaged 13-time European champions Real Madrid at the Bernabeu. Sebastien Thill snatched victory for the tournament debutants with a stunning final-minute strike. Jasurbek Yakhshiboev’s first-half header had given the visitors the lead. Karim Benzema equalised from the penalty spot after relentless Real pressure, but Thill had the last word. And it was a worthy way to clinch a historic victory –…

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Lankan born newly elected Norwegian MP Gunaratnam calls for investments here

Newly elected Norwegian Labour Party MP, Lankan born Kamzy Gunaratnam says she will ask the new Norwegian government to continue engagement with the country of her birth.  Speaking at a virtual media conference on Sunday night, Gunaratnam said that she does not believe that boycotting Sri Lanka is the way forward. “I don’t believe in boycott. There needs to be investments. Only that will ensure employment,” she said. Gunaratnam said that she is also prepared to meet President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, if invited, for talks. She said that Norway must continue…

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Jorginho: Giorgio Chiellini says Italy team-mate deserves to win Ballon d’Or | Football News

Giorgio Chiellini insists Italy team-mate Jorginho “truly deserves” to win the Ballon d’Or. Veteran Juventus defender Chiellini and Chelsea playmaker Jorginho helped Italy claim Euro 2020 glory as the Azzurri beat England on penalties to lift the title at Wembley in the summer. Jorginho also proved central to Chelsea’s Champions League triumph last term, flourishing under Thomas Tuchel at Stamford Bridge. Chelsea will take on Chiellini’s Juventus in Turin on Wednesday night, and Juve’s 37-year-old centre-back revealed his strong belief that Jorginho should be awarded the prestigious Ballon d’Or. “I…

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Dayasiri ready to contest North Western Chief Ministership from SLFP-led alliance

Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) General Secretary Dayasiri Jayasekara said he is ready to contest for the post of Chief Minister of the North Western Province if an alliance led by the SLFP is formed in the upcoming Provincial Council Election. The SLFP Secretary revealed that he is ready to resign from his MP post and the post of State Minister in this regard, adding that his consideration comes upon any request made by the party. He went on saying that when he was previously…

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Champions League Fixtures | Sky Sports

Champions League Fixtures | Sky Sports Fixtures News Select a teamAll TeamsArsenalAston VillaBrentfordBrightonBurnleyChelseaCrystal PalaceEvertonLeeds UnitedLeicester CityLiverpoolManchester CityManchester UnitedNewcastle UnitedNorwich CitySouthamptonTottenham HotspurWatfordWest Ham UnitedWolverhampton BarnsleyBirmingham CityBlackburn RoversBlackpoolBournemouthBristol CityCardiff CityCoventry CityDerby CountyFulhamHuddersfield TownHull CityLuton TownMiddlesbroughMillwallNottingham ForestPeterborough UnitedPreston North EndQueens Park RangersReadingSheffield UnitedStoke CitySwansea CityWest Bromwich Albion Accrington StanleyAFC WimbledonBolton WanderersBurton AlbionCambridge UnitedCharlton AthleticCheltenham TownCrewe AlexandraDoncasterFleetwood TownGillinghamIpswich TownLincoln CityMilton Keynes DonsMorecambeOxford UnitedPlymouth ArgylePortsmouthRotherham UnitedSheffield WednesdayShrewsbury TownSunderlandWigan AthleticWycombe Wanderers BarrowBradford CityBristol RoversCarlisle UnitedColchester UnitedCrawley TownExeter CityForest Green RoversHarrogate TownHartlepool UnitedLeyton OrientMansfieldNewport CountyNorthampton TownOldham AthleticPort ValeRochdaleSalford CityScunthorpe UnitedStevenageSutton UnitedSwindon TownTranmere RoversWalsall AberdeenCelticDundeeDundee UnitedHeart of MidlothianHibernianLivingstonMotherwellRangersRoss…

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Oleksandr Usyk’s team announce Anthony Joshua has ‘activated’ rematch clause | Boxing News

Oleksandr Usyk’s team have announced that Anthony Joshua has ‘activated in principle’ a rematch clause and they hope Kiev will host the fight in February. The Ukrainian star was crowned as the new WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight champion after his unanimous decision win over Joshua at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Saturday night. Joshua had indicated he wanted an immediate rematch, saying at the final press conference: “100 per cent. 110 per cent. Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Oleksandr Usyk beat Anthony Joshua on a…

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LOLC and Expolanka drive bourse along bullish path

By Hiran H.Senewiratne CSE trading activities initially yesterday were extremely bullish and were driven by two leading entities/counters, LOLC Group and Expolanka. The reason for the LOLC Group to perform well in the stock market was because LOLC (Ceylon) Ltd. that was established in 2018, announced a debenture issue for September 29 to raise Rs. 1 billion, stock market analysts said. LOLC (Ceylon) Ltd. is planning to purchase all three finance companies under the LOLC Group to make them function as one entity in the future. Initially they will transfer…

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Bob Willis Trophy final: Lancashire bowled out for 78 as Warwickshire boss day one at Lord’s | Cricket News

Warwickshire bowled Lancashire out for 78 on day one of the Bob Willis Trophy final at Lord’s before cruising past their opponents without losing a wicket to close on 120-0, a lead of 42; Craig Miles claimed 5-28, debutant Manraj Johal took 3-29and Rob Yates hit 69no for the Bears Last Updated: 28/09/21 6:00pm Craig Miles took 5-28 as Warwickshire bowled out Lancashire for 78 at Lord’s Warwickshire took a huge step towards winning the Bob Willis Trophy as they bowled Lancashire out for 78 on day one of the…

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Greta Thunberg mocks world leaders’ words at Youth4Climate

The Swedish climate activist, Greta Thunberg, used her speech at the Youth4Climate conference in Milan to mock the words of world leaders, including UK PM Boris Johnson. The 18-year-old used soundbites from Mr Johnson, such as “expensive bunny hugging” and “build back better”, to highlight what she called the “empty words and promises” of politicians. Later in the speech, she urged people not to give up hope, saying that change is “not only possible, but urgently necessary”. Source link–!Thank You !–

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