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Arjun Aloysius and Kasun Palisena further remanded

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Perpetual Treasuries Limited owner Arjun Aloysius and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Kasun Palisena were today ordered to be further remanded until November 21 in the treasury bond scam.Arjun Aloysius and Kasun Palisena were in remand till today over the scam. When the case was heard today the Colombo Fort Magistrate ordered that Aloysius and Kasun Palihena be further remanded till November 21. (Colombo Gazette)

David Dimbleby to leave Question Time after 25 years

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The BBC will come under heavy pressure to promote a woman into the senior role, with Kirsty Wark and Kirsty Young both being linked with the job in recent weeks. Dimbleby’s own… David Dimbleby is to step down from Question Time after 25 years, as the BBC fires the starting gun on the race for its most prestigious hosting job. The search for a new presenter comes after the BBC gender pay gap scandal, which saw an embarrassing disparity between the salaries commanded by senior men and high-profile women at the corporation. 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. The corporation has announced Dimbleby will leave the political debate programme at the end of the year to return to his “first love” of reporting, following his 80th birthday. read more