The deep depression over south east Arabian sea has developed into a cyclonic storm TAUKTAE" and lay centered at 11.30 pm on Thursday (May 14), near latitude 12°N and longitude 72.6°E, the Department of Meteorology said in an advisory issued today. MORE..
15 May 2021 (12:31 PM)
The government has set up emergency call centres at each District Secretariat to resolve issues faced by people when travel restrictions are in effect. MORE..
14 May 2021 (10:44 PM)
People who were diagnosed with COVID-19 in PCR test but do not indicate any symptoms will be treated at their homes starting from Monday (May 17), says State Minister of Primary Health Care, Epidemics and COVID Disease Control Dr. Sudarshini Fernandopulle. MORE..
15 May 2021 (5:30 PM)
The police have arrested 253 more people for disregarding quarantine regulations within the past 24 hours, says the Police Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana. MORE..
15 May 2021 (10:32 AM)
The Ministry of Health confirmed that another 1,786 persons have tested positive for coronavirus today (May 15). MORE..
15 May 2021 (8:04 PM)
An Israeli airstrike destroyed a high-rise building in Gaza City that housed offices of The Associated Press and other media outlets hours after another Israeli air raid on a densely populated refugee camp killed at least 10 Palestinians from an extended family, mostly children, on Saturday. MORE..
15 May 2021 (9:07 PM)