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)
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)
During a meeting with Foreign Minister Prof. G.L. Peiris, Chargé d affaires of the United Arab Emirates to Sri Lanka Ibrahim Ali Ibrahim Al Gergawi has expressed the UAE government s willingness to enhance bilateral trade and economic relations with the government of Sri Lanka. MORE..
29 Nov 2021 (1:02 AM)
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 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)