Devanampiyatissa Pura GN division isolated

Devanampiyatissa Pura GN division isolated

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Devanampiyatissa Pura 295A Grama Niladhari division in Anuradhapura isolated with immediate effect. Read More

NFL play-offs: Patrick Mahomes ‘out of concussion protocol’ for Kansas City Chiefs

NFL play-offs: Patrick Mahomes ‘out of concussion protocol’ for Kansas City Chiefs

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes says he is out of concussion protocol and can play ... Read More

Australian Open 2021: Andy Murray’s hopes of playing in tournament over

Australian Open 2021: Andy Murray’s hopes of playing in tournament over

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Five-time finalist Andy Murray will miss the Australian Open after a solution to find a "workable ... Read More

Coronavirus: EU vaccine woes mount as new delays emerge

Coronavirus: EU vaccine woes mount as new delays emerge

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  A second coronavirus vaccine manufacturer has warned of supply issues to the European Union, compounding frustration ... Read More

SL approves Indian Covishield vaccine

SL approves Indian Covishield vaccine

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Indian High Commission has announced that the government of Sri Lanka has approved the emergency ... Read More

Coronavirus: UK variant ‘may be more deadly’

Coronavirus: UK variant ‘may be more deadly’

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Early evidence suggests the variant of coronavirus that emerged in the UK may be more deadly, ... Read More

Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi tests positive

Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi tests positive

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Health Minister Pavithra Wanniarachchi has tested positive for the coronavirus, reports said today. (more…) Read More

Fifteen persons arrested for violating health regulations

Fifteen persons arrested for violating health regulations

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Police say 15 individuals have been arrested island wide during the past 24 hours for failing ... Read More

COVID-19 vaccination trials today

COVID-19 vaccination trials today

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A COVID-19 Vaccination trials will take place on today (Jan. 23) at three locations including two ... Read More

Weather Update

Weather Update

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  A few showers will occur in Eastern and Uva provinces, stated the Meteorology Department. (more…) Read More

24-hour water cut for several areas in Colombo

24-hour water cut for several areas in Colombo

Jan 23, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  The National Water Supply and Drainage Board stated that the water supply to several areas in ... Read More

Two Lankan drug traffickers arrested in India

Two Lankan drug traffickers arrested in India

Jan 22, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) of India has conducted a major operation culminating in the arrest ... Read More

Shani Abeysekera’s FR to be heard end of March

Shani Abeysekera’s FR to be heard end of March

Jan 22, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Supreme Court today (22) ordered that the Fundamental Rights (FR) petition filed by former Director ... Read More

Two farmers on death fast in Hambantota taken to hospital

Two farmers on death fast in Hambantota taken to hospital

Jan 22, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Two farmers on a fast unto death in Hambantota have been taken to hospital. (more…) Read More

Over 16,000 PCR tests done yesterday

Over 16,000 PCR tests done yesterday

Jan 22, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - 16,108 PCR tests have been conducted in Sri Lanka yesterday, the National Operation Centre for Prevention ... Read More