Several trade unions representing the health services sector have launched a token strike this morning (27). MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (9:44 AM)
The COVID-19 pandemic reduced life expectancy in 2020 by the largest amount since World War Two, according to a study published on Monday by Oxford University, with the life expectancy of American men dropping by more than two years. MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (5:36 PM)
The collection of test samples at Sri Lanka s largest PCR testing facility has been temporarily halted. MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (2:28 PM)
The report of the Central Environmental Authority s (CEA) investigation into the oil slick observed floating in the Diyawanna Lake last week has been handed over to Minister of Environment Mahinda Amaraweera. MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (4:30 PM)
The daily total of new COVID-19 cases moved to 1,078 today (Se. 26) as 331 more people were tested positive for the virus, the Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry said. MORE..
26 Sep 2021 (10:44 PM)
The locally mutated Delta variant of COVID-19 is now assigned to a new Delta sub-lineage, called Delta AY.28.COV-lineage. MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (12:18 AM)