Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in Southern province and in Kalutara District, says the Department of Meteorology. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (10:42 AM)
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)
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)
A two-day trilateral maritime drill conducted by the coast guards of India, Sri Lanka and the Maldives to bolster security in the Indian Ocean, enhance mutual operational capability and exercise interoperability between these three countries culminated in the Maldives on Sunday. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (10:30 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)
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)