The Sri Lankan Embassy in Beijing says a group of 21 students in China have left for Sri Lanka this afternoon.
Pop star Billie Eilish swept the board at the 2020 Grammys, winning five awards, including best new artist and song of the year.
860 Sri Lankans currently in China, however no Sri Lankan has been infected by the deadly coronavirus thus far.
China’s death toll from the coronavirus discovered at the end of last year has risen to 80.
The Ministry of Foreign Relations requests permission from China to land a SriLankan Airlines plane in Wuhan, China.
President says amendments to the Constitution are vital if the country's sovereignty and unitary status is to be safeguarded.
According to the gazette notification signed by the President, the fourth session of the 8th Parliament will commence on January 3rd.
The eighth Parliament has been prorogued until January 2020.
The recent decision by the government to remove all levies imposed in the IT industry will be enforced from today.
A new Cabinet of Ministers has been sworn in. The swearing in ceremony was held at the Presidential Secretariat this morning.