Doctors warn of higher risk of rat fever

8 hours ago

Specialist Dr. Kularatne of the Kandy General Hospital says there is a risk of rat fever spreading due to the prevailing inclement weather.

DMC cautions the public of inclement weather

8 hours ago

The Disaster Management Centre has cautioned the public to remain vigilant of the possible inclement weather.

‘Govt does not lack financial management’

8 hours ago

Former MP Chandima Weerakkody says the government has no concerns pertaining to financial management.

‘Govt didn’t prioritize returnees from Europe’

9 hours ago

The Foreign Relations Ministry has refuted allegations claiming the government prioritized persons returning from European countries.

29 COVID-19 cases reported today

9 hours ago

The number of persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus in Sri Lanka has increased to 1,118.

11 more Kuwait returnees test positive for COVID-19

10 hours ago

11 more persons who returned from Kuwait have tested positive for COVID-19 today.

Development in SL declined sharply since Jan 2015 -PM

10 hours ago

PM says according to the IMF, SL was a rapidly developing country in Asia in 2014, and it saw a sharp decline since Jan 2015.

COVID-19 cases recorded in Sri Lanka rise to 1,106

11 hours ago

12 more persons who returned from Kuwait have tested positive for COVID-19 today.

Govt to provide prompt solutions to exporters

12 hours ago

Minister Prasanna Ranatunga says solutions will be provided promptly to issues faced by exporters due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Uni entry applications to be certified from May 27

12 hours ago

Students allowed to obtain signatures from principals for university entrance applications on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

New insurance scheme for tour guides

12 hours ago

The government is gearing to introduce an insurance programme for tour guides.

COVID-19 recoveries increase to 674

13 hours ago

The number of persons who recovered after testing positive for COVID-19 in the country has risen to 674.

Five Kuwait returnees test positive for COVID-19

13 hours ago

Five persons who returned from Kuwait have tested positive for COVID-19 today.

EC considers alternatives to dyeing voters fingers

14 hours ago

The Election Commission has directed attention to alternative methods to dyeing voters fingers at the General Election.

Prices of bakery products likely to increase

14 hours ago

Bakery Owners say they are severely burdened as a result of the decision to increase the tax for imported margarine & palm oil.

Rs.5,000 grant was not political – Janaka

15 hours ago

Former State Minister Janaka Wakkumbura says the disbursement of the Rs.5,000 allowance was not carried out along political lines.

Lankans overseas must register with embassies

16 hours ago

Lankans residing overseas urged to register themselves with the nearest Sri Lankan Embassy or missions if they wish to be reaptriated.

Inter-Prov. bus services to resume on Tuesday

16 hours ago

With the exception of the Colombo and Gampaha districts inter-provincial bus services will resume from Tuesday onwards.