The Tamil Nadu state police and Central intelligence agencies have stepped up vigil after threats of an armed group trying to infiltrate from Sri Lanka were received, Indian media reports said. MORE..
14 Jun 2021 (9:48 AM)
The Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry reports that another 479 persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in Sri Lanka, moving the daily total of new cases to 2,259. MORE..
14 Jun 2021 (10:37 PM)
The Captain of the X-Press Pearl cargo vessel was ordered to be released after being produced before the Colombo High Court today (June 14). MORE..
14 Jun 2021 (7:59 PM)
The Department of Meteorology says showers or thundershowers will occur at times in Central, Sabaragamuwa and Western provinces and fairly heavy rainfall about 75 mm can be expected at some places in these areas.
14 Jun 2021 (9:22 AM)
Discussions are currently underway to look into the possibility of using the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine as the second dose for the individuals who obtained the first dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine. MORE..
14 Jun 2021 (10:20 PM)
The Captain of the fire-ravaged X-Press Pearl cargo vessel has been arrested by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID). MORE..
14 Jun 2021 (3:41 PM)