Catholics island-wide marked the Black Sunday declared by the Archdiocese of Colombo by wearing black attire to the Masses today (March 07). MORE..
7 Mar 2021 (11:03 AM)
Foreign Secretary Admiral (Rtd) Jayanath Colombage, in a virtual interview with Al Jazeera today (March 06), said Sri Lanka is more interested than any outside parties to keep the country together and to maintain peace, stability and social harmony. MORE..
6 Mar 2021 (10:36 PM)
The Ministry of Health says that another 290 patients who had previously tested positive for COVID-19 have recovered and discharged from the hospital within the last 24 hours. MORE..
7 Mar 2021 (5:38 PM)
Another batch of the Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine due to arrive from the World Health Organization (WHO) has been delivered to the island early this morning (March 07). MORE..
7 Mar 2021 (1:25 PM)
Four more bodies of individuals who succumbed to COVID-19 have been buried at the Ottamavadi area in Batticaloa District today (March 07), Commander of Army General Shavendra Silva said. MORE..
7 Mar 2021 (7:19 PM)
Another batch of Oxford AstraZeneca vaccine is due to arrive on the island tonight (March 06), State Minister Prof. Channa Jayasumana stated. MORE..
6 Mar 2021 (9:56 PM)