The names of the members elected to the Local Government (LG) bodies following the the recent LG elections, have been gazetted.The Government Printer said that the gazette has been printed and published. (Colombo Gazette)
Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily Front Page newsletter and new audio briefings. Sky News reporter Joe Tidy got more than he bargained for when he interviewed revellers live on the Notting Hill Carnival parade route.The journalist was speaking to carnival-goers early on Sunday morning, when he was splattered with paint.Tidy saw the funny side of the ambush, joking that he: “absolutely deserved this.”His excited interviewees then covered his face with blue paint and doused him in silly string, which he had to try to remove from his earpiece.