A magnitude 6.2 earthquake has been recorded off the coast of Tonga almost two weeks after the Pacific kingdom was devastated by a volcanic eruption and tsunami. MORE..
28 Jan 2022 (1:11 PM)
The Indian government has approved USD 500 million for Sri Lanka to purchase petroleum products, Ada Derana learns. MORE..
27 Jan 2022 (7:07 PM)
Foundation stone was laid for a new state-of the art proposed 12-storied hospital complex for the Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) yesterday (Jan 27) under the patronage of Defence Secretary Gen. Kamal Gunaratne. MORE..
28 Jan 2022 (2:36 PM)
The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed 23 new coronavirus-related deaths for January 26, increasing the death toll in the country due to the virus to 15,369. MORE..
27 Jan 2022 (8:16 PM)
The Director-General of Health Services today (January 27) issued revised guidelines on laboratory testing strategy for Covid-19, integrated home-based isolation and management of asymptomatic and mildly symptomatic patients and discharge criteria from treatment facilities. MORE..
27 Jan 2022 (8:40 PM)
Laboratory tests prove that 95% of the Covid-19 positive cases reported in Sri Lanka are infected with the Omicron variant, the Director of the Health Promotion Bureau Dr. Ranjith Batuwanthudawa said.
28 Jan 2022 (5:50 PM)