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Thursday, January 14, 2021

2021-01-14 18:16:00
Four more deaths reported due to COVID-19,...
2021-01-14 14:14:00
Another 316 COVID-19 positive cases reported...
2021-01-14 14:08:00
The 13th Executive Council Meeting of the Asian...
2021-01-14 13:18:00
354 COVID-19 positive cases reported today,...
2021-01-14 12:30:00
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa ceremoniously...
2021-01-14 12:14:00
480 more individuals recovered from COVID-19...
2021-01-14 10:53:00
Japan has suspended a program that allowed...
2021-01-14 10:44:00
Sri Lanka Navy, in cooperation with Indian High...
2021-01-14 09:30:00
Another group of expatriates from UAE, Qatar and...
2021-01-14 06:56:00
The National Operation Centre for Prevention of...
2021-01-14 04:36:00
The US House of Representatives has impeached...
2021-01-14 03:54:00
Showers will occur at times in Northern, North-...
Air Force Commander Air Marshal Sudharshana Pathirana greeted by the German Shepherd ‘Kyra’ during his interaction with the dogs after the ceremony. Picture by Gayan Pushpika.
2021-01-13 19:42:00
The passing-out ceremony of a group of 20 Air...
EU Ambassador to Sri Lanka Denis Chaibi with  Treasury Secretary S.R. Attygalle
2021-01-13 19:40:00
The European Union (EU) announced the signing of...
MP Sivanesadurai Chandrakanthan and others leaving the Batticaloa High Court yesterday. Picture by Sivam Packiyanathan.
2021-01-13 19:40:00
The Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Puligal Party (TMVP)...
2021-01-13 19:38:00
Staff of the Suwaseriya ambulance service will be...
2021-01-13 19:36:00
The Court of Appeal granted bail for retired...
2021-01-13 19:34:00
The case filed against former UPFA MP Sajin de...
2021-01-13 19:32:00
Police Special Task Force (STF) seized 20...
2021-01-13 19:32:00
A total of 463 PCR tests were carried out for...
2021-01-13 19:32:00
Random Rapid Antigen Tests will be conducted on...
2021-01-13 19:32:00
Chief Epidemiologist Dr. Sudath Samaraweera said...
2021-01-13 19:32:00
The United National Party (UNP) Working Committee...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Highways Minister Johnston Fernando said...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
The construction of a hybrid renewable energy...
State Minister Arundika Fernando handing over a yarn machine to a recipient, while Ministers Dr. Ramesh Pathirana and Mohan P. de silva, as well as other participants, look on. Picture by Mahinda P. Liyanage, Galle Central Special Corr.
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Export Diversification State Minister Arundika...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Jaffna Security Forces Commander Major General...
Minister Chamal Rajapaksa speaks at the Rural Infrastructure Development Committee meeting in Kandy. Picture by Asela Kuruluwansa
2021-01-13 19:30:00
A programme to renovate one selected irrigation...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
A total of 1,427,366 PCR tests have been...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Public Services, Provincial Councils and Local...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has a passion for...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa sent the following...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has sent the...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
No ‘third party’ contacting anyone regarding...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa will open Southeast...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
State Minister for Rural Roads and Other...
The mobile testing unit donated by USAID.
2021-01-13 19:30:00
The United States donated a mobile testing unit...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
The appeal filed by Ven. Uvatenne Sumana Thera...
Samantha Green and her dog Star
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Samantha Green, Chief Executive Officer of...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
The meeting of the Committee on Parliamentary...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
The Criminal Investigation Department (CID)...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
A businessman, Fazal Mohamed Nisar, who was...
Sudesh Waruna - ( PIcture by Mahinda P. LIyanage)
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Sudesh Waruna, the ambulance driver of the...
Manjula Madahapola
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Manjula Madahapola was appointed as the Chief...
The cold storage complex under construction.
2021-01-13 19:30:00
More than 144 businessmen attached to the...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
On January 10, a PCR machine worth 5.2 million...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
A resolution has been unanimously approved by all...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
With the ban on the importation of turmeric by...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Six COVID-19 patients are reported from...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Thirteen persons with their vehicles engaged in...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
P. A. Jayakantha assumed duties as the Additional...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
A group of Sri Lankan Buddhists living in New...
Minister Priyankara Jayaratne presenting a cheque to a recipient.
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Rs. 1.1 million was awarded to self-employed...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
President Gotabaya Rajapaksa yesterday assured...
President, Gotabaya Rajapaksa, hands over IT equipment to a student from Lathugala Vidyalaya accompanied by Mobitel officials
2021-01-13 19:30:00
As the National Telecommunications Service...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Softlogic Finance PLC  has sent a...
Talal Rafi
2021-01-13 19:30:00
The Global Youth Climate Network (GYCN), an...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Lipids are a dietary essential as they are known...
Chairman AASL Major General (Rtd) G. A. Chandrasiri, with the ACI accreditation with Minister of Aviation, D. V. Chanaka and other officials
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Airports Council International (ACI) has...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
After oil, India may now build strategic reserve...
Ameera Arooz
2021-01-13 19:30:00
The Board of Directors of the Pathfinder...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Tasma Group, with its flagship Company, Tasma...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
DPR Global Business Networks Private Limited...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
The COVID-19 pandemic is forcing children to...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Raja Jewellers, has come forward to assist...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
No individual who had been observing the...
This combination of pictures created on January 12, 2021 shows two handout photo obtained on January 12, 2021 courtesy of Vogue, of US Vice President-elect Kamala Harris in a Michael Kors Collection suit on the February 2021 cover of Vogue magazine(L) and against colours inspired by those of her Howard university sorority, Alpha Kappa Alpha, Vice President–elect Kamala Harris(R) as she wears a Donald Deal jacket and Converse sneakers on the February 2021 cover of Vogue magazine. - AFP
2021-01-13 19:30:00
This combination of pictures created on January...
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (L) and US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
2021-01-13 19:30:00
US, IRAN: Outgoing US Secretary of State Mike...
Members of National Transportation Safety Committee place a box containing the flight data recorder of Sriwijaya Air flight SJ-182 retrieved from the Java Sea.- AFP
2021-01-13 19:30:00
INDONESIA: Divers scoured the seabed near...
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi preside over a joint session of Congress to count the Electoral College votes of the 2020 Presidential election in the House Chamber in Washington, D.C., U.S., on January 6, 2021
2021-01-13 19:30:00
US: US Vice President Mike Pence told House...
Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) is searched by U.S. Capitol Police after setting off the metal detector outside the doors to the House of Representatives Chamber on Monday in Washington, DC. Metal detectors were installed at the entrances to the US House for the first time Tuesday in response to last week's riot. - AFP
2021-01-13 19:30:00
US: Metal detectors were installed at the...
Graphic explaining herd immunity, where immunity to a disease in a population — whether through natural infection or preferably, by widespread vaccination — reaches a high-enough percentage to stem the spread of an outbreak.
2021-01-13 19:30:00
THE NETHERLANDS: The European Union started the...
A nurse prepares a vaccine at a distribution centre in the Bronx.
2021-01-13 19:30:00
US: New York City could run out of its COVID-19...
VOA White House reporter Patsy Widakuswara is reassigned on January 11 after asking State Secretary Mike Pompeo about the Capitol riot.
2021-01-13 19:30:00
US: Voice of America's management came under fire...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
A businessman was arrested with a micro pistol,...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
My good friend Mahagama Sekara (April 7, 1929 –...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Travelling by train is a beautiful experience, no...
Bilateral talks between President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Indian External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Several significant political developments were...
Pro-Trump supporters storming the US Capitol building in an attempt to overturn the results of the 2020 Presidential election.
2021-01-13 19:30:00
On January 6, Americans and the world watched in...
Gulf leaders pose for a picture before the opening session of the 41st Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) summit that ended the rift between Qatar and the Saudi-led bloc, Al-Ula, Saudi Arabia, Janury 5, 2021. -AFP
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Three years after Saudi Arabia, the United Arab...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Thai Pongal is one of the first Hindu festivals...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Since the time of our ancient kings, Sri Lanka...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
With heavy pollution and environmental factors...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
At-home beauty does not have to be hard. While we...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Often called the “Harvest Festival”, Thai Pongal...
Dancing is her  gift and passion
2021-01-13 19:30:00
She is young. She is chic. She is savvy and...
Presley Polonnowita
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Presley Polonnowita, former Observer Most Popular...
The sponsorship cheque symbolically handed over by Vice President of Enterprise Business and Large Enterprise Sales – Dialog Axiata Plc, Navin Peiris (right) to the Chairman of Organizing Committee - Commander’s Cup, Air Commodore Prasanna Ranasinghe (left). Picture by Gayan Pushpika
2021-01-13 19:30:00
The Sri Lanka Air Force and the Eagle’s Golf...
The reigning Men’s champion, Niluka Karunaratne will defend his crown.
2021-01-13 19:30:00
The National Badminton Championships conducted by...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Due to lack of sports, all Kandy schools are...
The Galle Cricket Stadium is waterlogged
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Sri Lanka’s hopes of producing an improved...
Hasali Gajaba
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Hasali Gajaba cruised into the semi-finals of the...
Justin Langer
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Brisbane, Wednesday: Australia coach Justin...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Brisbane, Wednesday: Australia’s Nathan Lyon is...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
The cricket loving public in the country will be...
Aryna Sabalenka
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Abu Dhabi, Wednesday: Aryna Sabalenka heads to...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Officials at the regional level have to play a...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
Rev. Fr. JOHN FELIX HETTIARACHCHI of the...
2021-01-13 19:30:00
ev. Fr. JOHN FELIX HETTIARACHCHI of the...
2021-01-13 18:30:00
Preparing for Thai Pongal: A large number of...
2021-01-13 18:30:00
Officials at the regional level have to play a...

Thursday, January 14, 2021