Defence Secretary visits Trincomalee Naval Base

Defence Secretary Maj. Gen. Kamal Gunaratne arrived at the Naval Base in Trincomalee (Eastern Naval Command) (12 Dec). The visiting high official received by Navy Commander Vice Admiral Nishantha... Read more »

Kandana, Mahabage declared as isolated areas

Kandana and Mahabage police areas had been declared as isolated areas with immediate effect, Army Commander Shavendra Silva said. Read more »

Health Ministry must update the current COVID-19 testing algorithm

The Government Medical Officers’ Association (GMOA) today said the time has come for the Health Ministry to update the current COVID-19 testing algorithm as soon as possible. Addressing a... Read more »

Will not support the new COVID Transport Policy: Private Bus Associations

Inter-Provincial Private Bus Association (IPPBA) yesterday informed the Transport Ministry that they will not support the new COVID Transport Policy which is to be introduced today. Addressing media yesterday... Read more »

Female aged 84 dies due to Covid-19

A 84-year-old female from Kandana succumbed to Covid-19 at the IDH reporting the 36th Covid-19 death in Sri Lanka, the Government Information Department said. The immediate cause of death... Read more »

Further consideration of petitions against 20A on Monday

The Supreme Court will resume further consideration of petitions filed challenging the draft bill of the 20th Amendment to the Constitution Monday (04). The petitions were taken up before... Read more »

CSE ASPI best performing index globally in September

The benchmark all share price index (ASPI) of the Colombo Stock Exchange (CSE) recorded significant gains outperforming all other main indexes around the globe during the month of September,... Read more »

COVID-19 caseload hits 3,388 with new infections

Six more persons tested positive for COVID-19 this evening (02), taking the total number of confirmed cases to 3,388. The Department of Government Information said the latest positive cases... Read more »

CBSL successfully settles USD 1 billion maturing international sovereign bond

The Central Bank of Sri Lanka (CBSL) today (02) successfully completed the settlement of the maturing International Sovereign Bond of USD 1 billion along with the due coupon payments,... Read more »

2019 O/L results released

The results of the 2019 G.C.E. Ordinary Level examination have been released online, according to the Commissioner General of Examinations Sanath B. Pujitha. He said that the results can... Read more »