भारत के पड़ोसी देश पर टूटा कोरोना का कहर, एक दिन में हुईं रिकॉर्ड मौतें

Sri Lanka records highest single-day Covid-19 death toll on Thursday | श्रीलंका में कोविड-19 से एक दिन में सबसे ज्यादा 101 मरीजों की मौत – India TV Hindi News […]

Sri Lanka: Dead marine life washes ashore as X-Press Pearl container ship burns

Sri Lanka’s government officials on Sunday said that bodies of more than 10 turtles, a dolphin, seabirds and fish have washed up on the country`s beaches after the burning of the X-Press Pearl container ship. Department of Wildlife Conservation officials was cited in local media reports as saying an investigation was underway to ascertain the […]

Flash floods and mudslides kill at least 4 in Sri Lanka, displaces over 5000

Colombo: Flash floods and mudslides triggered by heavy rains in Sri Lanka have killed at least four people and left seven missing, while more than 5,000 are displaced, officials said Saturday. Rains have been pounding six districts of the Indian Ocean island nation since Thursday night, and many houses, paddy fields and roads have been […]

Sri Lanka furious over China for selling COVID-19 vaccine at higher prices

Colombo: Disclosure of procurement price of China`s Sinopharm vaccine in Sri Lanka has sparked a row after reports emerged that Colombo had to shell out a higher per-dose price than its fellow South Asian country Bangladesh. According to the Daily Mirror, Sri Lanka is paying USD 15 per dose for the Sinopharm vaccine, which is […]

Sri Lankan Parliament to debate China-backed Port City Bill next week

Colombo: The Sri Lankan Parliament is set to discuss the controversial Colombo Port City Economic Commission Bill, in the special parliamentary sittings next week. This comes after a Committee on Parliamentary Business decided to convene the Parliament from May 18 to May 20 in line with the Covid 19 health regulations, Colombo Page reported. Amid […]

Sri Lanka intensifies night travel restrictions to check surge in COVID-19 cases

Colombo: Sri Lanka on Wednesday (May 12) intensified travel restrictions across the country, restricting the movement of traffic at night to combat the third wave of the coronavirus pandemic that has claimed over 800 lives in the island nation. The ban, from 11 pm to 4 am daily, will come into place from tonight until […]

श्रीलंका ने भारत से यात्रियों के आगमन पर तत्काल प्रभाव से पाबंदी लगायी

Sri Lanka bans travelers India with immediate effect| श्रीलंका ने भारत से यात्रियों के आगमन पर तत्काल प्रभाव से पाबंदी लगायी – India TV Hindi News […]

COVID-19: Sri Lanka issues strict guidelines amid surge in coronavirus cases

Colombo: Sri Lanka’s health authorities have issued new tough guidelines, including banning wedding receptions and gatherings at religious sites, to prevent the spread of the coronavirus as the Island nation continued to record a spike in daily infections. For the fifth day on Friday (April 30), the daily number of cases reported crossed the 1,000-mark. […]

Sri Lanka bans burqa in public places, cites threat to national security

Colombo: Sri Lanka’s Cabinet on Tuesday approved a controversial proposal to ban all forms of face coverings in public places, citing a threat to national security.  The move came weeks after Minister of Public Security Sarath Weerasekara signed a note in March, seeking the approval of the Cabinet to ban burqas — outer garments that […]