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Covid-19: Death toll in US surpasses 150,000

Covid-19: Death toll in US surpasses 150,000

Jul 30, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The United States on Wednesday surpassed 150,000 recorded Covid-19 deaths -- a milestone that comes as ... Read More

General Election related complaints go past 5,000

General Election related complaints go past 5,000

Jul 27, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The number of complaints filed in relation to the upcoming Parliamentary Election has surpassed 5,000. 206 ... Read More

Over 130,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka

Over 130,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka

Jul 16, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The highest number of PCR tests in a single day was conducted in Sri Lanka yesterday. ... Read More

COVID-19 recoveries exceed 2,000

COVID-19 recoveries exceed 2,000

Jul 15, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The toll of COVID-19 recoveries in the country surpassed 2,000 today with the latest 13 patients who ... Read More

Yakkala Crimes Division IP arrested while soliciting bribe of Rs.15,000

Yakkala Crimes Division IP arrested while soliciting bribe of Rs.15,000

Jul 14, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - An Inspector of Police (IP) attached to the Yakkala Police Crimes Division was arrested by the ... Read More

Coronavirus: Fauci warns of 100,000 US cases per day

Coronavirus: Fauci warns of 100,000 US cases per day

Jul 1, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) -  Top disease researcher Dr Anthony Fauci has told the US Senate that he "would not be ... Read More

Nearly 50,000 suspects arrested in Island-wide raids for various crimes

Nearly 50,000 suspects arrested in Island-wide raids for various crimes

Jul 1, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - A total of 46,637 suspects have been arrested for various crimes including for the possession of ... Read More

Covid-19 death toll passes 500,000

Covid-19 death toll passes 500,000

Jun 29, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The global number of COVID-19 deaths has exceeded 500,000, with the US reporting the highest number ... Read More

Over 34,000 arrested during special raids

Over 34,000 arrested during special raids

Jun 25, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Police have arrested a total of 34,489 suspects on various charges from the 6th to the ... Read More

Over 5,000 warned for not wearing face masks in public places

Over 5,000 warned for not wearing face masks in public places

Jun 24, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Over 5,000 people who were not wearing face masks in public places in Western Province have ... Read More

‘Sri Lanka has conducted 100,000 PCR tests thus far’

‘Sri Lanka has conducted 100,000 PCR tests thus far’

Jun 24, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Minister of Health Pavithra Wanniarachchi says 100,000 PCR tests have been carried out in the country ... Read More

Over 85,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka

Over 85,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka

Jun 14, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - Over 85,000 Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) tests have been conducted in Sri Lanka, Health Promotion Bureau ... Read More

Over 84,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka

Over 84,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka

Jun 13, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The number of PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka to identify COVID-19 cases, now exceeds 84,000. ... Read More

Over 81,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka

Over 81,000 PCR tests conducted in Sri Lanka

Jun 11, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The number of PCR tests conducted in the country has exceeded 81,000. 1,433 PCR tests were ... Read More

COVID-19 global death toll exceeds 400,000

COVID-19 global death toll exceeds 400,000

Jun 7, 2020

(FASTNEWS | COLOMBO) - The worldwide death toll due to the novel coronavirus has exceeded 400,000 since the outbreak first ... Read More