The death toll in China from the coronavirus epidemic rose past 2,400 today after 96 more people died in Hubei province.
Another suspect arrested over the abduction and murder of the Kadwatha Police Constable in Bulugoda, Verahera.
Minister of Foreign Relations to address the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva on Wednesday.
The government informed Parliament that they decided against presenting the Supplementary Estimate in the House today.
Two passengers from a cruise ship quarantined in Japan, have died after contracting the Covid-19 virus.
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.