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Police curfew in Gothatuwa, Mulleriyawa police areas from 7.00 pm today

Sri Lanka, Oct. 24 -- An indefinite police curfew will be in force in Gothatuwa and Mulleriyawa police areas from 7.00 pm today (24), says the Army commander. Published by HT Digital Content Services... Read More


Police curfew in Gothatuwa, Mulleriyawa police areas from 7.00 pm today (video)

Sri Lanka, Oct. 24 -- An indefinite police curfew will be in force in Gothatuwa and Mulleriyawa police areas from 7.00 pm today (24), says the Army commander. Published by HT Digital Content Services... Read More


Polish President tests positive for Covid-19

Sri Lanka, Oct. 24 -- Polish President Andrzej Duda has tested positive for Covid-19, as the country faces a surge in new infections. His infection was announced by the presidential minister, Blazej ... Read More


Sajith arrives at PCoI

Sri Lanka, Oct. 24 -- A short while ago, opposition leader Sajith Premadasa arrived at the presidential commission on political victimizations. Published by HT Digital Content Services with permissio... Read More


Local Covid-19 recoveries rise to 3,714

Sri Lanka, Oct. 24 -- Seventy more Covid-19 patients have recovered completely and discharged from hospital. This takes the total recoveries to 3,714. Meanwhile, 178 persons were released today (24)... Read More


India's ICICI Bank permitted to exit Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, Oct. 24 -- Sri Lanka's Central Bank has given approval to India's ICICI Bank to close down its business in Colombo. "The Monetary Board of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, having considered ... Read More


Villagers ask for new bridge to replace 150-year-old one (video)

Sri Lanka, Oct. 24 -- The bridge built across the Hevessa canal that links Madhya Kandahena and Mahawita in Mathugama is more than 150 years old. Built using Kitul logs, it serves around 150 families... Read More


India's Covid-19 cases surge past 7.8 m

Sri Lanka, Oct. 24 -- India has reported 53,370 new cases in the past 24 hours, taking the overall tally past 7.8 million. The Health Ministry also reported 650 deaths, driving the country's toll to ... Read More


Health guidelines for fisheries harbours by today

Sri Lanka, Oct. 24 -- Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi has instructed the Health Secretary to formulate and issue health guidelines for fisheries harbours by today (24). Published by HT Digital Conten... Read More


Batalanda Army camp officer tests positive for Covid-19

Sri Lanka, Oct. 24 -- An officer attached to the Army camp at Batalanda in Sapugaskanda has tested positive for Covid-19. It is believed that he had contracted the virus during a visit to the fish ma... Read More