Israeli planes renewed air strikes in Gaza early on Saturday and Hamas militants responded by firing rockets into Israel as their battle entered a fifth night and U.S. and Arab diplomats sought an end to the violence. MORE..
15 May 2021 (11:29 AM)
Attorney General Dappula de Livera has informed the public that he is unable to present indictments against the conspirators and abettors of the 2019 Easter Sunday terror attacks within his tenure as the Criminal Investigation Department s probes are incomplete. MORE..
15 May 2021 (4:49 PM)
The Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry reports that another 585 persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in Sri Lanka, moving the daily total of new cases to 2,371. MORE..
15 May 2021 (11:23 PM)
The Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry reported that 1,400 more persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in Sri Lanka on Friday (May 14), as the daily count of new cases moved to 2,289. MORE..
15 May 2021 (1:21 AM)
Passengers travelling on SriLankan Airlines to Australia are now required to provide a negative Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) prior to check-in for flights. MORE..
15 May 2021 (1:14 AM)
The deep depression over south east Arabian sea has developed into a cyclonic storm TAUKTAE" and lay centered at 11.30 pm on Thursday (May 14), near latitude 12°N and longitude 72.6°E, the Department of Meteorology said in an advisory issued today. MORE..
15 May 2021 (12:31 PM)