Education Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam has directed school principals and Zonal Directors of Education to decide whether or not to open schools in disaster prone areas. MORE..
21 May 2018 (10:16 AM)
Customs officers at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake arrested two Sri Lankan passengers attempting to smuggle gold pieces worth over Rs 4.7 million into the country. MORE..
21 May 2018 (1:22 PM)
The Disaster Management Centre (DMC) requested residents in low-lying areas close to the Millakanda Kalu, Gin rivers Aththanagalu Oya areas to be vigilant and evacuate the area if necessary as the water levels in the rivers were rising and were on the verge of overflowing.
20 May 2018 (6:45 PM)