The Irrigation Department has issued minor flood warnings for several low-lying areas in the Maha Oya River Basin and Deduru Oya basin due to rising river water levels following heavy rainfall. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (4:32 PM)
The death toll from the capsizing of a passenger ferry in the Kuringankerni lagoon in Kinniya has increased to seven after another child injured in the accident succumbed to injuries. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (5:16 PM)
During a meeting with Foreign Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris, Chargé d affaires of the United Arab Emirates to Sri Lanka Ibrahim Ali Ibrahim Al Gergawi has expressed the UAE government s willingness to enhance bilateral trade and economic relations with the government of Sri Lanka. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (1:02 AM)
The Director General of Health Services has confirmed another 27 coronavirus related deaths for November 27, increasing the death toll in the country due to the virus pandemic to 529,662. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (6:43 PM)
Two cases of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus, first detected in Southern Africa last week, have been confirmed in Canada, provincial health officials said on Sunday. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (10:49 AM)
The Health Ministry reported that another 210 persons have tested positive for coronavirus, pushing the daily count of new cases to 742. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (10:40 PM)