Japan, the world s third-biggest economy, will close its borders to all foreigners, while Australia s plans to re-open to skilled migrants were also in doubt as nations scrambled on Monday to rein in the spread of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (12:59 PM)
Showers or thundershowers will occur at times in Southern province and in Kalutara District, says the Department of Meteorology. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (10:42 AM)
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)
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)
One person has been wounded and hospitalized following an accident on the railway crossing at Kandegoda in Ambalangoda this morning (28). MORE..
28 Nov 2021 (3:56 PM)
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)