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895 recoveries from Navy coronavirus cluster so far

Sri Lanka, July 10 -- Another navy person, who recovered from Covid-19, has been discharged from hospital, raising the total number of recoveries from the navy coronavirus cluster to 895. This sailor... Read More


Tiran Alles & three others discharged from RADA case

Sri Lanka, July 10 -- Colombo High Court has discharged former Chairman of Reconstruction and Development Agency (RADA) Tiran Alles and three others over the Rs. 200 million fraud case, says Ada Deran... Read More


Fatal head-on collision in Wellawaya claims three lives

Sri Lanka, July 10 -- Three persons reported dead in a tragic head-on collision between a lorry and a three-wheeler on the Wellawaya - Monaragala main road. The accident took place at around 10.00 am... Read More


Term of PCoI on political victimization extended by 4 months

Sri Lanka, July 10 -- President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has extended the term of Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PcoI) probing the incidents of political victimization that have occurred between 8th Ja... Read More


Spells of showers expected in some areas

Sri Lanka, July 10 -- Several spells of showers will occur in Western, Sabaragamuwa and Southern provinces and in Nuwara-Eliya district, says the Department of Meteorology. Showers or thundershowers ... Read More


Kandakadu rehab centre confirms 196 more Covid-19 cases

Sri Lanka, July 10 -- Another 196 positive cases of Covid-19 have been detected from the Treatment and Rehabilitation Centre in Kandakadu, the Department of Government Information announced. Accordin... Read More


Main drug network operative of 'Kosgoda Tharaka' arrested

Sri Lanka, July 10 -- Police have arrested one of the main accomplices of notorious underworld figure 'Kosgoda Tharaka' who is believed to have operated the latter's widespread drug network. The susp... Read More


Kandakadu QC converted into hospital to treat Covid-19 cases from rehab centre

Sri Lanka, July 10 -- The Kandakadu Quarantine Centre (QC) has been converted into a hospital to treat Covid-19 patients from the Kandakadu Rehabilitation Centre, says the Army Commander, Lieutenant G... Read More


Indian national arrested for scamming money by promising overseas jobs

Sri Lanka, July 9 -- An Indian national has been placed under arrest for defrauding by promising job opportunities in Canada. The arrest was made by the Colombo Fraud Investigation Bureau at around 1... Read More


298 Sri Lankans repatriated from UAE

Sri Lanka, July 9 -- A group of 298 Sri Lankans in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has returned to the country this morning (09). A special flight chartered by SriLankan Airlines, UL 226, touched down... Read More