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)
Several trade unions representing the health services sector have launched a token strike this morning (27). MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (9:44 AM)
An incident has been reported where an individual had allegedly shot and killed his wife in the Karadamandiya area in Embilipitiya. MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (10:35 AM)
The Cabinet of Ministers have decided to remove the price control imposed on rice and import a buffer stock to prevent any possible shortage. MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (11:20 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 Natural Hazards Early Warning Centre of the Department of Meteorology has issued an Amber advisory regarding strong winds and rough seas. MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (7:47 PM)