(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Academic activities have been temporarily suspended for 15 students from the Sri Jayawardenapura University over the ragging incident of a first year student who sustained serious injuries, the Vice Chancellor of the University said today."Temporary class suspension for 15 university students"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The Members of the Commission of the Securities and Exchange Commission of Sri Lanka (SEC) convened a special meeting yesterday to assess the current situation in the stock market and determine what regulatory relief and assistance was needed to manage the impact arising from the global stock market downturn due to the panic triggered by the escalation of the COVID-19 outbreak."SEC to take measures to support Colombo stock market"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Sri Lanka Police today issuing a media statement warned the general public not to spread false rumors in social media on the with regard to coronavirus in Sri Lanka."Police warns public against spreading false rumors in social media on Coronavirus"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Accepting nominations of candidates for the 2020 Parliamentary Election will commence today, March 12th and conclude at 12 noon on the 19th March. Nominations will be accepted at respective District Secretariats."Accepting nominations of candidates for the General Elections from today"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has decided to temporarily suspend travel of its citizens and expatriates and suspend flight to a number of countries in the Europe and Asia including Sri Lanka."Saudi government temporarily suspends flights to number of countries including Sri Lanka"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –A passenger boat service was launched between Wellawatte and Battaramulla today."Boat service launched between Wellawatte-Battaramulla"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –H. E. Mr. Esala Ruwan Weerakoon, Secretary General of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), paid a courtesy call on Hon. Mr. Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Nepal and the Chair of the SAARC Council of Ministers, on 11 March 2020, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Kathmandu."Secretary General of SAARC calls on the Hon. Foreign Minister of Nepal"