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Coronavirus: 918 new cases confirmed so far today

Coronavirus: 918 new cases confirmed so far today

Sri Lanka records 66 COVID-19 deaths on Monday

The total number of people who fell victim to COVID-19 infection in Sri Lanka moved up as 66 more fatalities were confirmed by the Director-General of Health Services on Monday (September 21). MORE..

Guidelines to reopen primary classes of schools handed over - Health DG

The Director General of Health Services says that the health guidelines to reopen primary classes up to Grade 05 in schools with less than 200 students have been handed over to the Ministry of Education. MORE..

Securities and Exchange Commission Act comes into force

The Speaker of Parliament Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena has endorsed his certificate on the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka Bill today (21). MORE..

Children with disabilities, chronic illnesses vaccinated from Friday

Children between 12 and 19 years suffering from disabilities or chronic illness will be vaccinated against COVID-19 from Friday (September 24), State Minister Prof. Channa Jayasumana stated. MORE..

Weather advisory issued for severe lightning

The Department of Meteorology has issued an advisory for severe lightning in several provinces of the country. MORE..

Sri Lanka reports another 1,047 coronavirus recoveries

The Ministry of Health reported that another 1,047 coronavirus patients have recovered and have been discharged within the last 24 hours. MORE..

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Pfizer COVID vaccine to be given to A/L exam candidates

Measures are being taken to administer the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine to this year’s Advanced Level examination candidates, Minister of Education Dinesh Gunawardena says. MORE..

Rishad Bathiudeen further remanded

MP Rishad Bathiudeen, who had been arrested under the provisions of the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA), has been further remanded until October 05 by the Colombo Fort Magistrate’s Court. MORE..

Canada PM Trudeau wins historic third term but falls short of majority

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won a third term in Canada’s snap election but fell short of regaining the majority he was seeking, faced with relying on smaller parties in another fragmented parliament. MORE..

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Boxing star Manny Pacquiao to run for Philippines president

Boxing star Manny Pacquiao to run for Philippines president

New Zealand call off Pakistan cricket series after security alert

SLC denies allegations by certain media reports

South Africa beat Sri Lanka in final T20 to sweep series 3-0

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State Minister reveals the data deleted from NMRA database

State Minister reveals the data deleted from NMRA database

State Minister reveals the data deleted from NMRA database

Cannot buy Nadu rice for less than Rs. 55 per kilo – Agriculture Minister

Bilateral discussion between Sri Lanka President and Kuwait PM

Jayantha Ketagoda sworn in again as a parliamentarian

Reason for Welikada Prison inmates' rooftop protest?

General Debate of 76th UNGA session begins today…

Daily COVID-19 cases in Sri Lanka moves to 1,509 (English)

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Conflict ends in gunfire; teenager dead (English)

Guterres assures UN's fullest cooperation to promote racial unity in Sri Lanka (English)

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SL & Turkish Foreign Ministers Speak Against Politicisation of Human Rights (English)

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Technology

Home computer pioneer Sir Clive Sinclair dies aged 81

Home computer pioneer Sir Clive Sinclair dies aged 81

First all-civilian crew launched into orbit aboard SpaceX rocket ship

First all-civilian crew launched into orbit aboard SpaceX rocket ship

Apple announces iPhone 13 range alongside new iPad and Apple Watch

Apple announces iPhone 13 range alongside new iPad and Apple Watch

Android 12 might debut on October 4th

Android 12 might debut on October 4th

Entertainment

K-pop stars BTS dip into global diplomacy at UN General Assembly

K-pop stars BTS dip into global diplomacy at UN General Assembly

Teen with Sri Lankan roots crowned ‘Miss Teen International Botswana 2021’

Teen with Sri Lankan roots crowned ‘Miss Teen International Botswana 2021’

Sri Lankan novelist Anuk Arudpragasam shortlisted for Booker Prize 2021

Sri Lankan novelist Anuk Arudpragasam shortlisted for Booker Prize 2021

Creative Arts Emmys: ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ wins a leading 9 awards

Creative Arts Emmys: ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ wins a leading 9 awards

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