Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in Western, Sabaragamuwa, Southern and North-western provinces and in Kandy and Nuwara-Eliya districts, the Department of Meteorology says. MORE..
5 Oct 2023 (8:57 AM)
The trains scheduled to operate this evening (Oct. 04) are experiencing delays due to an unanticipated trade union action, Sri Lanka Railway says. MORE..
4 Oct 2023 (5:55 PM)
Three scientists won the Nobel Prize in chemistry for their work on tiny quantum dots. MORE..
4 Oct 2023 (5:23 PM)
The Monetary Policy Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) has decided to reduce the Standing Deposit Facility Rate (SDFR) and the Standing Lending Facility Rate (SLFR) of the Central Bank by 100 basis points (bps) to 10.00% and 11.00%, respectively. MORE..
5 Oct 2023 (9:34 AM)
Laugfs Gas PLC, one of the two largest Liquefied Petroleum (LP) gas suppliers in the country, also decided to revise the prices of domestic LP gas cylinders. MORE..
4 Oct 2023 (6:21 PM)
At least 10 people have been killed in India s state of Sikkim and 82 others, including 23 army personnel, are missing after heavy rainfall caused the glacial Lhonak Lake to overflow, spurring catastrophic flooding in the region. MORE..
5 Oct 2023 (9:45 AM)