The Committee on Public Accounts (COPA) has informed the officials of the Ministry of Health to conduct an immediate and comprehensive inspection regarding the harmful substances in food including imported food items such as coconut oil, given that such authority is vested with the Ministry of Health. MORE..
17 Apr 2021 (12:02 AM)
A 27-year-old who was in possession of 2.4 kg of crystal methamphetamine - commonly known as Ice has been taken into custody in the area of Hunupitiya in Wattala. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (8:01 AM)
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)
Ministry of Health on Friday (April 15) confirmed 40 more new cases of the COVID-19 in Sri Lanka as the daily cases count reached 167. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (3:32 AM)
Two persons have sustained injuries after the Police Special Task Force (STF) officers opened fire at a Cab that defied the orders to stop at a checkpoint in Point Pedro in Jaffna. MORE..
16 Apr 2021 (12:40 PM)