The Defense Ministry has established a Task Force to monitor the progress to speed up the on-going investigation by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) into last year s Easter Sunday serial terrorist attacks in the country, which had claimed more than 250 lives. MORE..
23 Feb 2020 (4:31 PM)
All passengers arriving from South Korea will be subjected to a medical check-up for infections of the COVID-19 (coronavirus), at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), stated the Director-General of Health Services.
23 Feb 2020 (7:57 PM)
Showers will occur at times in Nuwara-Eliya, Mathale, Badulla and Bandarawela districts, according to the Department of Meteorology. MORE..
23 Feb 2020 (10:07 AM)
An individual has been arrested for extorting money from UNP Parliamentarian Ishak Rahman by threatening him. MORE..
23 Feb 2020 (1:30 AM)
Ahead of the upcoming 43rd Session of the Human Rights Council (HRC) scheduled to commence next Monday (24), Foreign Secretary Ravinatha Aryasinha met the President of the HRC Ambassador Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger. MORE..
22 Feb 2020 (9:23 PM)
The Ministry of Foreign Relations in coordination with the Sri Lanka Embassy in Seoul has been closely monitoring and coordinating efforts to ensure the safety of Sri Lankans residing in South Korea, following the recent rise of COVID-19 cases, particularly, in the city of Daegu. MORE..
22 Feb 2020 (11:18 PM)