The efficacy of Chinese Covid-19 vaccines is "not high" and authorities are weighing options to bolster protection -- including mixing different shots, China s top disease control official has said. MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (7:40 PM)
The Department of Railways has taken steps to cancel nearly 30 commuter trains, including office trains, during the upcoming Sinhala and Tamil New Year season. MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (1:21 PM)
Six individuals have been arrested by the Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB) over the possession of narcotic drugs. MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (9:41 AM)
The coronavirus variant discovered in South Africa may evade the protection provided by Pfizer'BioNTech s COVID-19 vaccine to some extent, a real-world data study in Israel found, though its prevalence in the country is very low and the research has not been peer reviewed. MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (1:15 AM)
A Gazette Extraordinary has been issued establishing a Hambantota Managed Elephant Reserve under the Fauna and Flora Protection Ordinance. MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (7:02 PM)
A Chinese national has been arrested with 658 bottles of liquor illegally imported from China, according to Kollupitiya Police. MORE..
12 Apr 2021 (3:25 PM)