The Defence Ministry has decided to issue Virusara Privilege Cards (VPCs) to over 200,000 security forces personnel, including families of fallen war heroes and disabled soldiers to provide them discounts from public and private sector institutions. MORE..
27 Feb 2020 (12:18 PM)
Maternal, newborn and child malnutrition remains a major problem facing Sri Lanka, with many children experiencing acute malnutrition (wasting) and chronic malnutrition (stunting), says the United Nations International Children s Emergency Fund (UNICEF). MORE..
27 Feb 2020 (6:20 PM)
On a written notice issued by the Nuwara Eliya District Secretary, steps have been taken to temporarily halt the slaughter of cattle at slaughterhouses in the Nuwara Eliya District with effect from today (27). MORE..
27 Feb 2020 (12:58 PM)