The Ministry of Health says that another 2,014 patients who were being treated for COVid-19 have been discharged after completing their recovery. MORE..
15 Jun 2021 (6:00 PM)
The government analyst has stated that the assistance of the parent company that manufactured the voyage data recorder (VDR) of the fire-stricken cargo ship X-Press Pearl needs to be sought in order to further analyse its data. MORE..
15 Jun 2021 (10:14 AM)
Australia will allow a Sri Lankan asylum seeker family detained on Christmas Island since 2019 to live in community detention on the mainland after public anger over their separation when the youngest child became sick and was flown to a major hospital. MORE..
15 Jun 2021 (11:52 AM)
The salvor reports have confirmed that no bunker fuel remains onboard the X-Press Pearl, the Marine Environment Protection Authority (MEPA) announced today. MORE..
16 Jun 2021 (12:38 AM)
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has expressed its regrets over the adoption of a resolution on Sri Lanka in the European Parliament on 10 June 2021. MORE..
15 Jun 2021 (5:53 PM)
The Philippines has extended the travel ban for all inbound travelers from Sri Lanka, India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Oman, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) until June 30, presidential spokesman Harry Roque said Monday evening. MORE..
15 Jun 2021 (2:32 PM)