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Fifth death in Sri Lanka from Coronavirus reported

Fifth death in Sri Lanka from Coronavirus reported

Apr 4, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - One more death due to Covid-19 reported from the Welikanda Hospital, bringing the total number of ... Read More

Fourth death in Sri Lanka from Coronavirus reported

Fourth death in Sri Lanka from Coronavirus reported

Apr 2, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -The fourth death in Sri Lanka from the Coronavirus was reported today (02) raising the total death ... Read More

Third COVID-19 death reported in IDH hospital

Third COVID-19 death reported in IDH hospital

Apr 1, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - An individual (72) who was being treated for COVID-19 at IDH has been pronounced dead. Death ... Read More

Number of Coronavirus patients rises – Total Cases 143

Number of Coronavirus patients rises – Total Cases 143

Apr 1, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The number of patients detected with the coronavirus in Sri Lanka rose to 143 today - Epidemiology ... Read More

second COVID-19 death reported in Negombo hospital

second COVID-19 death reported in Negombo hospital

Mar 30, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A 64-year-old COVID-19 infected patient dies at Negombo hospital, bringing total number of deaths to 2 ... Read More

UNP Working Committee agreed to contest upcoming polls under ‘Elephant’ symbol

UNP Working Committee agreed to contest upcoming polls under ‘Elephant’ symbol

Mar 1, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The United National Party (UNP) Working Committee has decided that the ‘Samagi Jana Balavegaya’ should contest ... Read More

Warrant issued against Vidura Wickremanayake

Warrant issued against Vidura Wickremanayake

Jan 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Colombo Magistrate's Court has issued a warrant for the arrest of State Minister Vidura Wickremanayake, ... Read More

Rajan’s unlicensed firearm case postponed

Rajan’s unlicensed firearm case postponed

Jan 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The case filed against the United National Party (UNP) Parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake over the possession of ... Read More

Ban on drones lifted

Ban on drones lifted

Jan 17, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Civil Aviation Authority today (17) announced that the ban on drones, which was implemented after ... Read More

Sri Lanka concerned about growing tensions in Middle East

Sri Lanka concerned about growing tensions in Middle East

Jan 6, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Sri Lanka deeply concerned about the growing tensions in the Middle East following the assassination of ... Read More

Passara-Madulsima road accident – 12 killed [UPDATE]

Passara-Madulsima road accident – 12 killed [UPDATE]

Jan 6, 2020

(FASTNEWS | BADULLA) -  Twelve persons are reported dead from an accident which occurred on the Passara-Madulsima road in Badulla, ... Read More

Hatton – Bogawantalawa – Balangoda main road blocked due to a protest demonstration

Hatton – Bogawantalawa – Balangoda main road blocked due to a protest demonstration

Jan 27, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Hatton - Bogawantalawa - Balangoda main road blocked from Bogawantalawa bridge, due to a protest demonstration by plantation ... Read More

Two arrested with Kerala Cannabis

Two arrested with Kerala Cannabis

Jan 27, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Two persons who had been transporting Kerala Cannabis by the police at Mannar yesterday (26), stated Mannar Police. ... Read More

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several place

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several place

Jan 27, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in the Central, Sabaragamuwa, Western and Southern provinces after 2.00 ... Read More

Unions agreed to increase basic daily salary of plantation workers

Unions agreed to increase basic daily salary of plantation workers

Jan 25, 2019

(FASTNEWS|COLOMBO) - Unions agreed to increase basic daily salary of plantation workers to Rs.700 excluding other payments, incentives: Minister Navin ... Read More