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Lord and Miller adapt “Martian” Author’s next

Lord and Miller adapt “Martian” Author’s next

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Filmmakers Phil Lord and Chris Miller on board to direct and produce the film adaptation of ... Read More

Timothy Olyphant joins “The Mandalorian”

Timothy Olyphant joins “The Mandalorian”

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - “Justified” and “Deadwood” alum Timothy Olyphant has joined the 2nd season of the Disney+ series “The ... Read More

“Cristiano Ronaldo is the king,” says Rohit Sharma

“Cristiano Ronaldo is the king,” says Rohit Sharma

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | NEW DELHI) - "Cristiano Ronaldo is the king," said opening batsman Rohit Sharma when he was asked whether ... Read More

Face masks are becoming fashionable

Face masks are becoming fashionable

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COVID-19) - Face masks have become a necessity during the Coronavirus outbreak and now the fashion world is ... Read More

Minister sets death toll higher than official figures in Dagestan

Minister sets death toll higher than official figures in Dagestan

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COVID-19) - The Health Minister of Dagestan has revealed that 40 frontline healthcare workers have died in the Russian ... Read More

Spain’s daily death toll drops below 100

Spain’s daily death toll drops below 100

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COVID-19) - Spain, one of the world's worst-hit countries by Coronavirus, has released its latest figures which show ... Read More

More leaves Boossa Naval Quarantine Centre after quarantine process

More leaves Boossa Naval Quarantine Centre after quarantine process

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COVID-19) - With completion of their quarantine process another 7 persons left the Quarantine Centre established at Boossa ... Read More

India open to travel to Sri Lanka for limited-overs series, says BCCI

India open to travel to Sri Lanka for limited-overs series, says BCCI

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | MUMBAI) - The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) says it is open to tour Sri Lanka ... Read More

Landslide warnings extended

Landslide warnings extended

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Landslide warnings issued for 10 districts are still in effect due to the prevailing adverse weather ... Read More

More trains to operate from tomorrow

More trains to operate from tomorrow

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Nineteen trains are scheduled to be operated to Colombo from tomorrow (18), the Department of Railways ... Read More

Two suspects arrested with ICE

Two suspects arrested with ICE

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | TRINCOMALEE) - Two suspects with crystal methamphetamine (ICE) drug were apprehended by Sri Lanka Navy during a joint ... Read More

Spraying disinfectants in open spaces does not eliminate COVID-19 – WHO

Spraying disinfectants in open spaces does not eliminate COVID-19 – WHO

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COVID-19) - The World Health Organisation (WHO) Agency of the United Nations (UN) responsible for international public health, ... Read More

Over 56,000 curfew violators arrested since March

Over 56,000 curfew violators arrested since March

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COVID-19) - Over 56,000 individuals have been arrested and 15,490 vehicles seized for violating the curfew since March, ... Read More

Twelve Naval Personnel tested negative to COVID-19 discharged

Twelve Naval Personnel tested negative to COVID-19 discharged

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COVID-19) - Another 12 Naval Personnel infected with the COVID-19 and underwent treatment in hospitals, were discharged from ... Read More

Eighteen more COVID-19 patients recovered

Eighteen more COVID-19 patients recovered

May 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COVID-19) - Eighteen more patients who were tested positive for the COVID-19, have been recovered and discharged from ... Read More