Colombo, May 29 (AFP) - Sri Lanka will reimpose selective lockdown restrictions from Sunday to restrict large gatherings after recording its biggest daily surge in coronavirus infections -- most found in citizens repatriated last week from Kuwait. The island nation on Tuesday lifted a shutdown on the capital and a neighbouring district, two weeks after easing it in other parts of...
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Beijing, May 28 (www.shine.cn/Xinhua ) : China convened the "Two Sessions" after an over two-month postponement due to COVID-19 as the country makes its homestretch toward "Xiaokang," a moderately prosperous society in all respects. Attended by about 3,000 national lawmakers and 2,000 political advisors, the week-long event in Beijing provided reassurance that the timetable for the milestone goal will not...
Son Jeevan and nephew Senthil will have to work together to preserve the legacy of the late lamented Arumugan and Savumiamoorthy Thondaman.
Colombo, May 28 (Daily Mirror) - The Gaffoor Building in Colombo Fort which is used by the navy has been isolated after a navy driver was tested positive for COVID-19, Director General of Health Services Dr. Anil Jasinghe said. He said the building is used by the sailors and navy drivers.
New Delhi, May 28 (IndiaToday) - Desert locust swarms have become the latest threat looming large on India amid the series of crises induced by the coronavirus pandemic. With several states in north India struggling to keep the large swarms of locusts at bay, the worst in 27 years, the government has moved to use advanced sprayers and drones to...
On May 27, 2020, Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa completes his 50th year serving the nation, says his son Namal Rajapaksa
The ICC stands to lose around $100 million if the BCCI fails to secure the tax exemption.
Desert locusts run after rains and greenery.