The Director-General of the Department of National Zoological Gardens, Shermila Rajapakshe has temporarily withdrawn from duties, calling for a proper investigation into the employees at the Dehiwala Zoo who had launched a trade union action and engaged in sabotaging activities that threatened the lives of the animals at the premise. MORE...
22 Jan 2022 (1:29 PM)
Sri Lanka today slammed the "World Report 2022" compiled by the Human Rights Watch, stating that it depicts an exaggerated and unduly negative picture of the current human rights situation in the country. MORE..
22 Jan 2022 (11:50 PM)
The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed another 12 coronavirus-related deaths for January 21, increasing the death toll in the country due to the virus to 15,272. MORE..
22 Jan 2022 (9:00 PM)