People who were diagnosed with COVID-19 in PCR test but do not indicate any symptoms will be treated at their homes starting from Monday (May 17), says State Minister of Primary Health Care, Epidemics and COVID Disease Control Dr. Sudarshini Fernandopulle. MORE..
15 May 2021 (5:30 PM)
The head of the World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday appealed for wealthier countries to delay vaccinating younger people against COVID-19 and instead donate doses to the COVAX global vaccine solidarity initiative. MORE..
15 May 2021 (4:02 PM)
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)
An Israeli airstrike destroyed a high-rise building in Gaza City that housed offices of The Associated Press and other media outlets hours after another Israeli air raid on a densely populated refugee camp killed at least 10 Palestinians from an extended family, mostly children, on Saturday. MORE..
15 May 2021 (9:07 PM)
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 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)