The Health Ministry reported that another 210 persons have tested positive for coronavirus, pushing the daily count of new cases to 742. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (10:40 PM)
The new Omicron coronavirus variant kept spreading around the world on Sunday, with 13 cases found in the Netherlands and two each in Denmark and Australia, even as more countries tried to seal themselves off by imposing travel restrictions. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (8:18 PM)
Union Health Ministry on Sunday revised guidelines for international arrivals in India which will be effective from December 1. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (12:15 PM)
Health officials in Australia said Sunday (Nov 28) they had detected the Covid-19 Omicron strain for the first time after testing two passengers from southern Africa who flew into Sydney. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (7:40 PM)
Two suspects wanted in connection with a recent murder in Weeraketiya have been arrested by police while they were in hiding. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (12:56 PM)
The death toll from the capsizing of a passenger ferry in the Kuringankerni lagoon in Kinniya has increased to seven after another child injured in the accident succumbed to injuries. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (5:16 PM)