The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday authorized a booster dose of the Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) and BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine for those 65 and older, all people at high risk of severe disease, and others who are regularly exposed to the virus. MORE..
23 Sep 2021 (10:06 AM)
The Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry reports that another 464 persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in Sri Lanka, moving the daily total of new cases to 1,342. MORE..
22 Sep 2021 (11:33 PM)
Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the Central, Uva, Eastern and North-Central provinces and in Mullaitivu district during evening or night, the Department of Meteorology says. MORE..
23 Sep 2021 (9:49 AM)
Sri Lanka will begin vaccinating children aged between 12 and 19 years suffering from disabilities or chronic illness from tomorrow (Sep. 24). MORE..
23 Sep 2021 (10:50 AM)
The Ministry of Health reports that another 16,720 coronavirus patients have recovered and have been discharged within the last 24 hours. MORE..
23 Sep 2021 (5:35 PM)
High Commissioner of Sri Lanka to India, Milinda Moragoda, appointed with cabinet rank, presented his Letter of Credence to President Shri Ram Nath Kovind of India today (22) in New Delhi. MORE..
23 Sep 2021 (1:20 AM)