Buddhist Affairs Department issues statement regarding 'Katina Chhevara' ceremonies

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Releasing a statement, the Department of Buddhist Affairs noted that in view of the prevailing situation in the country, it is essential that the forthcoming 'Katina Chhevara' ce... Read More

PHI's duties obstructed in Hatton

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- A Ceylon Workers Congress member of the Hatton-Dickoya Municipal Council had obstructed Public Health Inspector R.S. Medawala when he tried to remove an illegal shop set up near ... Read More

Three persons rob a house posing as Public Health Inspectors

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Three persons who posed as Public Health Inspectors have robbed a house in Kattapahuwa, Ambanpola. On 28 October night, the group had visited a house in the area, stating that t... Read More

Travel restrictions imposed on Kurunegala - Wilgoda and Nuwara Eliya - Pundaluoya areas

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Eight coronavirus infected persons have been identified within the limits of the Kurunegala Municipal Council area. The public health inspector of the Kurunegala Municipal Counc... Read More

'Ama Dham Sisilasa' held under Prime Minister's patronage

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Under the patronage of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, the 'Ama Dham Sisilasa' sermon was held at the Temple Trees for the 203th time. The Prime Minister's Office stated that ... Read More

MP Bathiudeen's two personal bodyguards remanded till 04 Nov

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- The Colombo Fort Magistrate ordered yesterday (29), that the two personal bodyguards to MP Rishad Bathiudeen be remanded until 04 November. The Magistrate issued the order when ... Read More

20 garbage containers to be re-shipped tomorrow

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- The 20 containers of garbage that was brought down from England are set to be re-shipped tomorrow (31). In 2017, 242 containers were shipped to Sri Lanka from England, and the C... Read More

Details of petrol stations open in the Western Province during curfew

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Steps have been taken to keep several petrol stations open in the Western Province during the curfew period for essential services. Accordingly, 62 filling stations will be open... Read More

COVID recoveries rises to 4,282

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- The Epidemiology Unit of the Health Ministry stated that 140 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from hospital raising the total number of recoveries in Sri Lank... Read More

GCE A/L students can use a calculator for the Accounts paper tomorrow- Commissioner General of Examinations

Sri Lanka, Oct. 30 -- Commissioner General of Examinations has informed that GCE A/L students will be allowed to bring a basic calculator along with them for the Accounts subject, scheduled for tomorr... Read More