The Ministry of Health confirmed that another 130 patients, who had previously tested positive for coronavirus, have fully recovered and were discharged from hospital today. MORE..
26 Oct 2020 (4:27 PM)
Seven children and three mothers have tested positive for at Covid-19 at the Lady Ridgeway Hospital for Children in Borella. MORE..
26 Oct 2020 (3:25 PM)
Ten Special Task Force (STF) personnel are reported to have contracted the COVID-19 virus. MORE..
26 Oct 2020 (1:41 PM)
The Parliament of Sri Lanka will remain closed for business today (October 26) and tomorrow (October 27), Chief of Staff and Deputy Secretary-General of Parliament Neil Iddawala announced. MORE..
26 Oct 2020 (12:53 PM)
Oil extended last week s losses on Monday, falling nearly 2% as a surge in COVID-19 infections in the United States and Europe prompted concern over crude demand, while the prospect of increased supply also hit sentiment. MORE..
26 Oct 2020 (12:29 PM)
Several services at public institutions have been temporarily suspended owing to the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak in the country. MORE..
26 Oct 2020 (11:23 AM)
The Kosgoda Police Station in Galle, which had been temporarily shut down due to a COVID-19 risk, has resumed operations. MORE..
26 Oct 2020 (10:52 AM)
All long-distance buses heading to Colombo will be suspended until further notice, the State Minister of Transport, Dilum Amunugama, said. MORE..
26 Oct 2020 (9:55 AM)
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in North-Central, Eastern, and Uva provinces and in Mullaitivu, Vavuniya and Matale districts after 2.00 pm today (26), according to the Department of Meteorology. MORE..
26 Oct 2020 (8:58 AM)
The Office of the Prime Minister says a false report is being circulated that one of its security staff members has tested positive for Covid-19. MORE..
26 Oct 2020 (1:25 AM)
Another person infected with Covid-19 died today, bringing the total number of deaths reported in Sri Lanka to 16, says the Director General of Health Services. MORE..
26 Oct 2020 (12:33 AM)
UPDATE- Covid-19 cases confirmed in Sri Lanka shot up again as 88 more individuals were tested positive for the virus. MORE..
25 Oct 2020 (11:10 PM)
The Department of Examinations has requested all G.C.E. Advanced Level examination candidates and staff on exam duties to report to their respective exam centres. MORE..
25 Oct 2020 (10:57 PM)
All trains operating on the Main, Kelani Valley and Puttalam Lines with effect from tomorrow (26), Sri Lanka Railways announced. MORE..
25 Oct 2020 (10:37 PM)
Starting from today (October 25), Oman s state airline, Oman Air, will resume its international flights to three destinations. MORE..
25 Oct 2020 (9:58 PM)
Two children have been hospitalized in a minor explosion that occurred in the Madu area in Mannar, stated Ada Derana reporter. MORE..
25 Oct 2020 (9:07 PM)
The quarantine curfew imposed in three police areas in the Kalutara District will continue until further notice, stated the Army Commander Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva. MORE..
25 Oct 2020 (8:22 PM)
The number of COVID-19 cases reported in the country has risen as 263 more infections have been identified, according to Army Chief Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva. MORE..
25 Oct 2020 (7:37 PM)
A request has been made to the Ministry of Finance to obtain the necessary provisions to grant an allowance of Rs 5,000 to 15 more police areas where the curfew has been imposed, said Gampaha District Secretary Sunil Jayalath. MORE..
25 Oct 2020 (7:07 PM)
All night mail trains departing from the Fort Railway Station will be canceled from today (October 25), stated the Railway Control Room. MORE..
25 Oct 2020 (5:55 PM)