The Department of Meteorology on Saturday (March 06) issued an advisory for severe lightning in several parts of the island. MORE..
6 Mar 2021 (5:28 PM)
Nearly 12 persons have sustained injuries after a bus fell off into a paddy field at Halpe area in Bandarawela this morning (March 06). MORE..
6 Mar 2021 (1:29 PM)
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)
A Bell 212 helicopter belonging to the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) has been deployed to douse the fire at Ravana Ella forest reserve, says SLAF Spokesperson Group Captain Dushan Wijesinghe. MORE..
6 Mar 2021 (12:23 PM)
Ministry of Health says 448 more patients who had tested positive for COVID-19 were discharged from medical care today (March 06) as they have returned to health. MORE..
6 Mar 2021 (4:26 PM)