Sri Lanka on Sunday (April 12) confirmed another 43 fresh cases of the novel coronavirus in the country as total infections detected within the day reached 225. MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (11:04 PM)
The coronavirus variant discovered in South Africa may evade the protection provided by Pfizer'BioNTech s COVID-19 vaccine to some extent, a real-world data study in Israel found, though its prevalence in the country is very low and the research has not been peer reviewed. MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (1:15 AM)
The first crescent of the new moon that will herald the start of Ramadan was not sighted today (12), stated Colombo Grand Mosque. MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (10:01 PM)
The Government of Sri Lanka has signed a loan agreement of USD 500 million with the China Development Bank (CDB). MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (4:37 PM)
The efficacy of Chinese Covid-19 vaccines is "not high" and authorities are weighing options to bolster protection -- including mixing different shots, China s top disease control official has said. MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (7:40 PM)
Commander of the Sri Lanka Army General Shavendra Silva is currently on a visit to the Jaffna Peninsula. MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (12:06 PM)