The locally mutated Delta variant of COVID-19 is now assigned to a new Delta sub-lineage, called Delta AY.28.COV-lineage. MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (12:18 AM)
Another consignment of COVID-19 vaccine has arrived in Sri Lanka early this morning (September 27), Ada Derana correspondent at the airport said. MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (12:01 PM)
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)
The governor of the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) has said the bank is ready to provide necessary financial mechanisms for financing trade transactions between Iran and Sri Lanka, the CBI portal reported. MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (12:40 AM)
Several trade unions representing the health services sector have launched a token strike this morning (27). MORE..
27 Sep 2021 (9:44 AM)
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)