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Ashantha de Mel resigns as chief of SLC Selection Commitee

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Sri Lanka’s COVID-19 case count climbs past 60,000

Covid-19 infections registered in Sri Lanka crossed the grim milestone of 60,000 as 311 more persons were tested positive today (January 27). MORE..

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PCoI on Easter attacks concludes hearings

Hearings and other procedures of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry probing the 2019 Easter Sunday terror attacks officially came to a conclusion this evening (January 27). MORE..

Sri Lanka to receive 500,000 doses of COVISHIELD under India’s “Vaccine Maitri” initiative

Under Government of India’s “Vaccine Maitri” (Vaccine Friendship) initiative, a consignment of 500,000 doses of COVISHIELD vaccines manufactured in India will be arriving in Sri Lanka. MORE..

Three nabbed with smuggled in dried turmeric & glyphosate consignment

Sri Lanka Navy has apprehended 03 suspects along with a massive consignment of dried turmeric and glyphosate. MORE..

WHO recommends pregnant women not to use Moderna COVID-19 vaccine

A World Health Organization (WHO) expert panel issued its first guidance on the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine on Tuesday, saying that it should ideally be given to people in two separate doses, 28 days apart. MORE..

UN rights chief seeks sanctions against Sri Lanka generals - report

The UN human rights chief has called for an International Criminal Court investigation into Sri Lanka’s Tamil separatist conflict and sanctions on military officials accused of war crimes, according to a report obtained by AFP. MORE..

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Will not force anyone to get themselves vaccinated – Lalith Weeratunga

Principal Advisor to President, Lalith Weeratunga says Sri Lankan citizens will not be forced to receive the vaccine against Covid-19. MORE..

PNB, AG object to bail applications by PNB officers arrested for drug trafficking

The Attorney General firmly objected to the bail applications filed by the 05 officers of the Police Narcotic Bureau (PNB) who were allegedly involved in drug racketeering. MORE..

China to donate 300k COVID-19 vaccine doses to Sri Lanka

China will donate 300,000 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine manufactured by Sinopharm to Sri Lanka, the Chinese Embassy in Colombo said. MORE..

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