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Former Governor Marshal Perera passes away, aged 89

Sri Lanka, May 30 -- Former Governor and President's Counsel Marshal Perera passed away today (30) at the age of 89. He was receiving treatment at a private hospital in Colombo at the time of his dem... Read More


COVID-19 recoveries reach 781 as 27 more regain health

Sri Lanka, May 30 -- Twenty-seven more COVID-19-positive patients who had been undergoing treatment have been discharged from hospitals today (30) as they have recovered completely. This brings Sri L... Read More


SriLankan facilitates repatriation flights to bring back 304 from India, Australia

Sri Lanka, May 30 -- Two batches of Sri Lankans, who were stranded in Australia and India owing to the outbreak of Covid-19 pandemic, have been brought back to the island this morning (30). The natio... Read More


Sri Lanka, Cambodia mark 68 years of diplomatic relations

Sri Lanka, May 30 -- Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Thailand Samantha K. Jayasuriya has called on Ambassador of Cambodia to Thailand Ouk Sorphorn on May 28, to mark the 68th Anniversary of the establishme... Read More


Foreign Ministry responds to claims against Lankan HC in UK regarding medical treatment

Sri Lanka, May 30 -- The Ministry of Foreign Relations says its attention has been drawn to news reports appearing in some newspapers and websites with allegations against the current High Commissione... Read More


Three cops interdicted over attack on restaurant in Moratuwa

Sri Lanka, May 30 -- Three police officers, who were on duty at the restaurant in Soysapura, Moratuwa when it came under an attack, have been interdicted over the incident. The Police Spokesperson sa... Read More


Three cops interdicted over gunfire attack on restaurant in Soysapura

Sri Lanka, May 30 -- Three police officers, who were on duty at the restaurant in Soysapura, Moratuwa when it came under a gunfire attack, have been interdicted over the incident. The Police Spokespe... Read More


Covid-19 recoveries from Navy rise to 381

Sri Lanka, May 30 -- Fifteen more naval personnel who had contracted the COVID-19 have recovered completely from the disease, says Sri Lanka Navy. Thereby, a total of 381 coronavirus-positive navy me... Read More


Count of naval personnel recovered from coronavirus rises to 361

Sri Lanka, May 29 -- Four more Sri Lanka Navy personnel who had contracted the novel coronavirus have completely recovered from the illness, Sri Lanka Navy said. Accordingly, a total of 361 coronavir... Read More


Ten new patients move COVID-19 infections to 1,558

Sri Lanka, May 29 -- Ten more persons tested positive for Covid-19 as of 11.00 pm today (29), moving Sri Lanka's cases count to 1,558. The Ministry of Health confirmed that all these virus cases are ... Read More