At least 41 Sri Lankan women, the majority of whom are migrant domestic workers, have spent months on end arbitrarily detained at a deportation center in Saudi Arabia, awaiting repatriation to their home country, Amnesty International revealed today. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (3:37 AM)
The national program titled Jeeva Thuru Udanaya, organized by the State Ministry of Agriculture to make the general public aware of the nutritional and economic value of the Moringa (drumstick) tree, is expected to kick off tomorrow (April 17). MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (8:51 PM)
Three farmers have died after being struck by lightning while working the fields at Thannimurippu in Mullaitivu. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (10:46 AM)
Thirty persons have died in road accidents which took place within the past 48 hours, says Police Spokesperson DIG Ajith Rohana. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (1:49 PM)
The Department of Meteorology says thundershowers accompanied by severe lightning are possible in several places in North-central, Central and Uva provinces and in Mullaitivu and Vavuniya district. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (6:20 PM)
The Ministry of Health says 303 more patients who were infected with coronavirus have been discharged from medical care. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (5:21 PM)