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Dr. Thenuwara appointed new President of FUTA

Dr. Thenuwara appointed new President of FUTA

Dr. Chandragupta Thenuwara, of University of Peradeniya has been appointed as the new President of the Federation of University Teachers Associations (FUTA). MORE...

August 31, 2015  02:28 pm|

FUTA condemns attack on former president

FUTA condemns attack on former president

Condemning the Fridays attack on Dr Nirmal Ranjith Dewasiri and Dr Kumudu Kusum Kumara, the Federation of University Teachers Associations today said that the incident is a grim reminder of the political culture that people thought they had defeated on January 08. MORE..

May 3, 2015  12:04 pm|

Dr Nirmal Ranjith Devasiri hospitalised following attack

Dr Nirmal Ranjith Devasiri hospitalised following attack

Former FUTA president, Dr Nirmal Ranjith Devasiri, has been admitted to the Colombo National Hospital following an attack by a group of individuals in Kirulapana, police said. MORE..

May 1, 2015  08:24 pm|

Ranil asked me to read a book Rajiva

Ranil asked me to read a book  Rajiva

Professor Rajiva Wijesinghe says that he was asked by Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe to read a book titled Art of the Possible, when he explained to the latter regarding his concerns and the inability to continue serving as the State Minister for Higher Education. MORE..

February 26, 2015  03:48 pm|

Kabir was wrong to order UGC head to resign Rajiva

Kabir was wrong to order UGC head to resign  Rajiva

State Minister of Higher Education Prof. Rajiva Wijesinghe today said that it is completely wrong to bow down to pressure from groups and remove the UGC Chairperson, without even probing the allegations against her. MORE..

February 14, 2015  06:24 pm|

Rajiva Wijesinha resigns as State Minister?

Rajiva Wijesinha resigns as State Minister?

State Minister of higher Education Prof. Rajiva Wijesinha has resigned from his ministerial portfolio, reliable sources told Ada Derana. MORE...

February 14, 2015  11:27 am|

Who will be the next UGC Chairperson?

Who will be the next UGC Chairperson?

Chairperson of the University Grants Commission (UGC) Prof. Kshanika Hirimburegama will continue in her post until the President makes a new appointment for the position, State Minister of Higher Education Prof. Rajiva Wijesinha said. MORE...

February 12, 2015  12:08 pm|

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