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Police Warn Against Alcoholic Parties During The Festive Season

Police Warn Against Alcoholic Parties During The Festive Season

Apr 11, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Sri Lanka Police have received reports of various parties and events being planned over the internet, ... Read More

COVID-recoveries rise to 91,631

COVID-recoveries rise to 91,631

Apr 11, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Another 175 COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from the hospital, bringing the total number of ... Read More

Random tests on coconut oil samples indicate no Aflatoxin presence

Random tests on coconut oil samples indicate no Aflatoxin presence

Apr 10, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Random tests conducted on 109 samples of coconut oil in the market indicate no presence of ... Read More

TID arrests Jaffna Mayor under PTA

TID arrests Jaffna Mayor under PTA

Apr 9, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Jaffna Mayor V. Manivannan arrested by the Terrorism Investigation Division (TID) under the Prevention of Terrorism ... Read More

Parliament sittings temporarily suspended due to tense situation

Parliament sittings temporarily suspended due to tense situation

Apr 8, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Parliament sittings were temporarily suspended today (08) due to a tense situation arose due to an ... Read More

Special permit system for palm oil importation

Special permit system for palm oil importation

Apr 7, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Special permit system for bakery and confectionery products' manufacturers to import palm oil for their production ... Read More

Cabinet approval to purchase 6 million Sputnik V Vaccines

Cabinet approval to purchase 6 million Sputnik V Vaccines

Apr 6, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Cabinet of Ministers approved to purchase another 6 million doses of Sputnik V COVID-vaccines, the ... Read More

Vaccination of Chinese nationals in Sri Lanka using Sinopharm commences

Vaccination of Chinese nationals in Sri Lanka using Sinopharm commences

Apr 5, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The vaccination of Chinese nationals in Sri Lanka using the Sinopharm COVID-vaccine commenced today (05). (more…) Read More

Appeal Court rejects Ranjan’s application

Appeal Court rejects Ranjan’s application

Apr 5, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Court of Appeal today (05) rejected application filed by imprisoned-Parliamentarian Ranjan Ramanayake, seeking not to remove ... Read More

A/L results before end of this month

A/L results before end of this month

Apr 4, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Results of the General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Level (A/L) Examination will be released before ... Read More

Four COVID-deaths reported

Four COVID-deaths reported

Apr 3, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Four deaths related to COVID-19 reported in Sri Lanka, bringing the total death toll to 575, ... Read More

Seventy persons test positive for COVID-19 in Colombo

Seventy persons test positive for COVID-19 in Colombo

Apr 2, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Another 70 persons have tested positive for COVID-19 in the Colombo District. (more…) Read More

Ravi and 6 others granted bail

Ravi and 6 others granted bail

Apr 1, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Ravi Karunanayake and 6 others granted bail by Colombo High Court this morning (01). (more…) Read More

Lankan boat intercepted off Kerala coast; Heroin and AK-47 guns seized

Lankan boat intercepted off Kerala coast; Heroin and AK-47 guns seized

Mar 31, 2021

(FASTNEWS | KERALA) - The Indian Coast Guard and Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) seized a Sri Lankan boat carrying 300 ... Read More

Four elevated railway tracks in Colombo

Four elevated railway tracks in Colombo

Mar 30, 2021

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The Cabinet has granted approval for the construction of 4 elevated railway tracks within the limits ... Read More