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Curfew for Fort, Pettah, Borella, Welikada from 6 pm

Curfew for Fort, Pettah, Borella, Welikada from 6 pm

WHO says may have vaccine result at end of November

The World Health Organization (WHO) is looking at 10 vaccines in phase three trials as the northern hemisphere with skyrocketing cases face a critical juncture in the fight against COVID-19, the chief scientist of the global body said. MORE..

Five arrested in Thirukkovil with firearms

Five individuals have been arrested with firearms at the Thirukkovil area in Ampara, stated the Police Headquarters. MORE..

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Six staff members of Kalubowila hospital contract COVID-19

Six staff members of the Colombo South (Kalubowila) Teaching Hospital have been identified to be positive for the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. MORE..

Former President rejects call records between him and ex-SIS Director

Former President Maithripala Sirisena stated that despite phone records showing 25 phone calls made by former State Intelligence Service (SIS) Director Nilantha Jayawardena to him, between April 01 and April 21, 2019, he had not been warned of the foreign intelligence warning at any point. MORE..

Sajith on legal action against SJB members who voted for 20A

The Leader of the Opposition Sajith Premadasa has stated that legal action will be taken against Samagi Jana Balawegaya (SJB) parliamentarians who voted in favor of the 20th Amendment to the Constitution. MORE..

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No decision to lift Gampaha curfew tomorrow – Army Chief

No decision has been taken to lift the curfew imposed in the Gampaha District tomorrow (October 26), Army Commander Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva said. MORE..

Showers possible in several areas after 2 pm

Showers or thundershowers will occur at several places in Eastern, Uva, and North-Central provinces and in Jaffna, Mullaitivu, and Vavuniya districts after 2.00 pm today (October 25), according to the Department of Meteorology. MORE..

Ninety-two more cases from Peliyagoda COVID-19 cluster

Ninety-two more individuals have tested positive for the novel coronavirus COVID-19, Army Commander Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva said. MORE...

Coronavirus: 75 more cases reported

Another 75 individuals have been diagnosed with the COVID-19 virus, according to the Army Chief, Lieutenant General Shavendra Silva. MORE..

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Murali tells actor Vijay Sethupathi to opt out of biopic ‘800’

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