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)
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)
The Irrigation Department has issued minor flood warnings for several low-lying areas in the Maha Oya River Basin and Deduru Oya basin due to rising river water levels following heavy rainfall. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (4:32 PM)
Several train services which were temporarily suspended due to the inclement weather conditions will resume from today (29), according to the Railway Control Room. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (11:32 AM)
A two-day trilateral maritime drill conducted by the coast guards of India, Sri Lanka and the Maldives to bolster security in the Indian Ocean, enhance mutual operational capability and exercise interoperability between these three countries culminated in the Maldives on Sunday. MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (10:30 PM)
(UPDATED) Wheat flour companies today confirmed that the price of wheat flour has been increased. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (2:08 PM)