(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The first term holidays of all schools will commence from tomorrow (March 13), stated Minister of Education Dullas Alahapperuma."Schools closed until April 20"
(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) – Director General of Health Services Dr Anil Jasinghe said that the rumors that the son of Coronavirus patient has contracted the virus are completely false."Rumours about son of coronavirus patient are false"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The INNOTECH 2020 national Technology and Innovation Exhibition organized by the Higher Education Technology and Innovation Ministry in collaboration with Government Research Institutes, Universities and the private sector was inaugurated under the auspices of Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa at 9 am this morning in Pitipana, Homagama."PM inaugurates INNOTECH 2020"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The family members of the first Coronavirus infected Sri Lankan in Sri Lanka, who was found in Colombo District, would be quarantined at home, Director General of Health Services Dr. Anil Jasinghe said."Covid-19 infected patient’s family members to be quarantined at home"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Election Commission has requested the government officials involved in election duties to submit their postal voting applications before March 16."Circular issued regarding the government officials involved in election duties"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) recently partnered with Facebook to support youth social innovation in Sri Lanka through the HackaDev program in 2019/2020, UNDP said in a media release."UNDP partners with Facebook to support youth innovation and entrepreneurship in Sri Lanka"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Italy has been put under a dramatic total lockdown, as the coronavirus spreads in the country. Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced that he is extending restrictions already in place in the north."All of Italy is in lockdown as coronavirus cases rise"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –One hundred and ninety-four Sri Lankan students and 2 South Koreans who returned from South Korea and Italy this morning are to be sent to the Batticaloa Campus Quarantine Centre."Over 150 passengers who arrived from South Korea, Italy sent to Batti"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Co-Cabinet Spokesperson Minister Dr.Bandula Gunawardane yesterday said the newly recruited graduates will be paid an allowance from March itself and those who have not received their appointment letters can submit an appeal to the relevant Divisional Secretariat."Newly recruited graduates to be paid allowance from March – Minister"