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Strict COVID-19 health guidelines for Avurudhu

Sri Lanka, April 9 -- Stern legal action will be taken against those who violate COVID-19 health guidelines issued by the Health Ministry for the upcoming Sinhala and Tamil New Year (Avurudu) season. ... Read More


SLSI DG's utterances on food safety will be probed - Minister

Sri Lanka, April 7 -- The government is conducting a full investigation into the statement made by Sri Lanka Standards Institute (SLSI) Director General Dr. Siddhika Senaratne on food items that alleg... Read More


Four colour-coded elevated rail tracks for Colombo

Sri Lanka, March 31 -- The Cabinet of Ministers granted their consent to construct four colour coded elevated railway tracks to serve the Colombo City limits, Co-Cabinet spokesman Energy Minister Uday... Read More


Government to ban all groups promoting LTTE

Sri Lanka, March 30 -- The Sri Lankan Government will ban all groups who promote the LTTE ideology or separatism in Sri Lanka, said the Co-cabinet Spokesman Energy Minister Udaya Gammanpila.The minist... Read More


Four elevated railway tracks in Colombo

Sri Lanka, March 30 -- The Cabinet of Ministers granted their consent for the construction of four elevated railway tracks within the Colombo City limits, Co-cabinet spokesman Energy Minister Udaya Ga... Read More


UNHRC cannot exert any adverse influence on country

Co, March 25 -- Cabinet Spokesman Mass Media Minister Keheliya Rambukwella yesterday stated that the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) cannot exert any adverse influence on the country, such... Read More


Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Zone to be established in Anuradhapura

Sri Lanka, March 25 -- The Cabinet of Ministers granted their consent to the proposal made by Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi to establish the Anuradhapura Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Zone, Co... Read More


Cabinet nod for purchase of 7 mn 'Sputnik V' vaccine doses

Sri Lanka, March 24 -- The Cabinet of Ministers approved the proposal made by Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi to purchase seven million doses of the 'Sputnik V' vaccine at the cost of US$ 69.65... Read More


A/L exam results to be released end of April

Sri Lanka, March 24 -- G.C.E. Advanced Level Examination results are expected to be released by the end of April, Education Minister Prof G.L.Peiris said.'He was speaking at the cabinet media briefing... Read More


All Western Province schools will re-open on Monday

Sri Lanka, March 24 -- Previously, it was decided to reopen schools for all grades in Western Province on April 19. But the Director-General of Health Services, Dr. Asela Gunawardenahas granted approv... Read More