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)
The new Omicron coronavirus variant kept spreading around the world on Sunday, with 13 cases found in the Netherlands and two each in Denmark and Australia, even as more countries tried to seal themselves off by imposing travel restrictions. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (8:18 PM)
Health officials in Australia said Sunday (Nov 28) they had detected the Covid-19 Omicron strain for the first time after testing two passengers from southern Africa who flew into Sydney. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (7:40 PM)
The Department of Meteorology has issued an advisory for severe lightning and heavy rain, for the period until 6.00 a.m. tomorrow, for several provinces. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (5:26 PM)
Several train services which were temporarily suspended due to the inclement weather conditions will resume from today (29), according to the Railway Control Room. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (11:32 AM)