Japan s controversial immigration bill designed to reform the deportation process has faced staunch opposition in parliament, with the recent death of a Sri Lankan woman in custody raising questions about the nation s lengthy detentions of foreigners. MORE..
17 May 2021 (10:02 PM)
The police have arrested 223 more people for disregarding quarantine regulations within the past 24 hours, says DIG Ajith Rohana. MORE..
18 May 2021 (10:44 AM)
Next consignment of Sputnik V coronavirus vaccines will arrive in Sri Lanka on May 25 (Tuesday), says State Minister of Production, Supply and Regulation of Pharmaceuticals Prof. Channa Jayasumana. MORE..
18 May 2021 (9:59 AM)
It has been decided to obtain the opinions of the general public on reforms needed to be made with regard to elections, electoral structures, and election laws. MORE..
17 May 2021 (5:52 PM)
The Ministry of Health reports that 1,307 more patients who were being treated for COVID-19 have recovered and have been discharged from hospital within the last 24 hours. MORE..
17 May 2021 (6:57 PM)
The International Cricket Council (ICC) says it has concluded its investigation into the documentary programme Cricket s Match Fixers broadcast by Al Jazeera on 27 May 2018. MORE..
17 May 2021 (6:15 PM)