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)
Japan, the world s third-biggest economy, will close its borders to all foreigners, while Australia s plans to re-open to skilled migrants were also in doubt as nations scrambled on Monday to rein in the spread of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (12:59 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)
The Health Ministry says that another 532 persons have tested positive for Covid-19 so far today (28). MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (8:01 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)
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)