Raising concerns pertaining to the influx in the number of dengue cases being reported in view of the ongoing inclement weather, Chief of Presidential Staff Sagala Ratnayake has urged all relevant departments to promptly implement measures to address the escalating situation. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (2:24 PM)
Attorney-at-Law Nagananda Kodituwakku has withdrawn the contempt of court petition filed against the social activist Oshala Herath. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (5:32 PM)
The officers of Narcotics Control Unit of Sri Lanka Customs have seized a variety of drugs with an estimated street value of around Rs. 43 million during the inspection of several suspicious parcels at the Central Mail Exchange. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (7:37 PM)
Sri Lanka will get about $600 million, on a staggered basis, from the Asian Development Bank after the International Monetary Fund releases the second tranche of a $2.9 billion bailout for the crisis-hit country, an official said on Tuesday. MORE..
5 Dec 2023 (9:23 PM)
The Severe Cyclonic Storm "MICHAUNG" (pronounced as "MIGJAUM") over West-Central Bay of Bengal has crossed the Andhra Pradesh coast of India and this system is gradually weakening, according to the Meteorology Department. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (9:06 AM)
The 13th Round of Economic and Technology Cooperation Agreement (ETCA) negotiations between Sri Lanka and India are scheduled to be held from January 08 to 10. MORE..
6 Dec 2023 (2:04 PM)