Weerasuriya replaces Balapatabendi as bribery chief

Justice Lal Rajith Silva and Chandranath Neville Guruge have been appointed as Commissioners to the CIABC. (Colombo Gazette) Justice Titus Budhipala Weerasuriya has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption (CIABC).Weerasuriya replaces justice Jagath Balapatabendi who was accused by members of the current Government of being corrupt.

OPP charges pending after pedestrian hit by school bus

Ontario Provincial Police say charges are pending after a pedestrian was struck by a school bus in Simcoe Thursday.Officers from Norfolk OPP were called to Norfolk St. S and Robinson St. around 9 a.m.They say an 18-year-old man was using the crosswalk when he was hit. He has minor injuries.Pedestrian struck by school bus while using crosswalk at Norfolk St South & Robinsin St in Simcoe. 18 yr old male suffered minor injuries. #NorfolkOPP investigating. Charges pending. #PayAttention @NorfolkEMS ^es pic.twitter.com/dmZ6WKAEY4— OPP West (@OPP_WR) January 17, 2019Police say there were about 20 students on board the bus at the time.The driver and students were not injured.