The Committee on Public Accounts (COPA) has directed the Secretary to the Ministry of Wildlife and Forest Conservation and its respective officials to prepare a formal plan in order to expedite the implementation of the recommendations made to resolve the human-elephant conflict which is now a grave concern in Sri Lanka. MORE..
25 Feb 2021 (10:16 PM)
The Ministry of Health says that another 447 patients who had previously tested positive for COVID-19 have recovered and discharged from the hospital within the last 24 hours. MORE..
25 Feb 2021 (5:10 PM)
The Director General of Health Services on Thursday confirmed two more Covid-19 related deaths, increasing Sri Lanka s death toll due to the virus to 459. MORE..
25 Feb 2021 (10:30 PM)
Two persons who were possession of explosive materials have been arrested in the area of Kinniya in Trincomalee. MORE..
25 Feb 2021 (5:35 PM)
The Head Office and selected regional offices of the Department for Registration of Persons will be open tomorrow (February 26) to issue National Identity Cards (NIC) for candidates facing the 2020 Ordinary Level Examination. MORE..
25 Feb 2021 (2:21 PM)
A consignment of 500,000 doses of Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccines purchased from India have arrived in Sri Lanka this afternoon (February 25), says State Minister of Production, Supply and Regulation of Pharmaceuticals Prof. Channa Jayasumana. MORE..
25 Feb 2021 (3:10 PM)