Nov 12 (CT) If you are an animal lover and support animal conservation you would definitely love to release a baby turtle from a hatchery and watch as it slowly and eagerly crawls towards the sea – to freedom. More

Nov 12 (EN) President Maithripala Sirisena, who had previously maintained that Sri Lankan troops never committed excesses, acknowledged at the weekend that some troops were responsible for crimes at the behest of politicians. More

Nov 12 (ST) A SriLankan Airlines flight (UL 829) doing its finals to land at the Kunming International Airport in China was forced to abort after the flaps malfunctioned. After carrying out emergency drills, the Airbus A 320 pilot later made an emergency landing. MORE

Nov 12 (NR) The All Island Private Bus Owners Federation says bus fares will have to be increased due to the carbon tax imposed through the 2018 Budget proposal. Chief Secretary Anjana Priyanjith said the carbon tax will result in the deterioration of the private bus industry. More