Police spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana said the police geared up investigations to net the culprits who had sent the contraband from Dubai on December 27, 2020.
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Maldives Speaker Mohamed Nasheed injured in blast
Nasheed, now 53, became the first democratically elected leader of the archipelago state after a 30-year autocratic rule
SPEAKER RECEIVES SC DETERMINATION ON PORT CITY BILL
Will be presented to Parliament on May 18
Public told to self-isolate after PCR test
Should wear face mask when self-isolating if there are others at home. Urged to take rest, drink a lot of water and act with responsibility. Public Health Inspectors had earlier pointed out that there were issues when obtaining PCR test results in a number of areas. The gap between testing and releasing the results could pave the way for the virus to be transmitted to more people
Police denies post of higher Covid-19 cases in Kirulapone, Wellawatte
According to the message which was rapidly circulated, it claimed that 140 and 106 Covid-19 cases were reported in Wellawatte and Kirulapone areas respectively and PCR tests would be conducted in several areas belonging to those Police areas in the coming days.
AG Says he wishes to remain in SL
Appointment as HC in Canada
Malaysia, Indonesia Request Removal Of Ban On Palm Oil Imports
Says SL’s abrupt decision tarnishes industry’s image
No Complete Lockdown - Pavithra
Says govt.’s policy is to combat COVID-19 while securing economy. The globally accepted method was to combat COVID-19 pandemic while securing the economy
Sarath Battles With Sarath In Parliament
Minister Weerasekera accused the Field Marshal of betraying the nation by stating that release of Ratnayake was wrong. Fonseka does not know that I was one of the few who were at the front of the battle field and was honoured
Namal Says Project To Establish 500 Outdoor Gyms Only After Covid-19 Third-Wave Ends
Criticism mounts on govt due to Rs.625Mn being allocated for outdoor fitness centres amidst COVID-19. Says funds can be used by govt for any other emergency. Minister says project was part of budget proposals 2021. Refutes allegations he has partnered with GS Sports
Dhammika Bandara's Concoction No Cure For Covid-19
The special committee appointed to review the syrup has suspended further investigations. Dhammika Bandara’s ayurvedic syrup not a cure for COVID-19, clinical tests confirm
INDIE RAPPER & SINGER - SONG WRITER Aside from dancing, Lexy’s true passion in life is music. She has also collaborated with artists like DJ Snake, Major Lazer, Too Short, Prologic, Shaun Frank, Louis Bell, and several others. With 2.6 million followers on Instagram, 2.3 million subscribers on YouTube, 3.1 million followers on Facebook, and billions of impressions across all social platforms, Lexy is a name to know in the business. Follower her on Instagram @lexypanterra!
A visionary approach influences the shape of things to come in Dubai.
MILO SLADAKOVIC - THE NATURE OF MAN
Burdened with care and appreciation of everyday spectacle Excerpts of everyday life and passion - documentary and behind the scenes stories of daily life and lesser-known events captured around the UAE.
Virus Slows Dubai Airport, World's Busiest For Global Travel
Perhaps nowhere is the world’s lack of flights due to the coronavirus pandemic more clearly felt than at Dubai International Airport, for years the world’s busiest for international travel.
DUBAI AIRPORT CEO: GLOBAL TRAVEL STILL UP IN AIR OVER VIRUS
The CEO of the world’s busiest airport for international travel wants to get the globe flying again, but even he acknowledges everything remains up in the air during the coronavirus pandemic.
ART DUBAI 25-28.3.2020
Art Dubai 2020 reaffirms commitment to alternative global perspectives with the announcement of gallery list, new Africa focus for Residents section, and a line-up of international curators.
Sasan Nasernia - Emergeast Gallery
Exploring different avenues in Persian and Arabic classical and modern calligraphy, he has since expanded his practice to include painting, print, digital work and installation
In The Land Of Vanishing Giants
At a time of unprecedented mass extinctions, no animal epitomizes the global biodiversity free fall more than the Asian elephant. Paul Kvinta travels to Laos to visit a moon-shot project aimed at saving the country’s 400 remaining wild elephants—and to investigate the strange wildlife-trafficking underworld threatening their very existence.
India's Stressed Banks
“This is the classic crisis of confidence”
Uber Acquires Mideast Competitor Careem For $3.1 Billion
Ride-hailing service Uber announced it has acquired Mideast competitor Careem for $3.1 billion, giving the San Francisco-based firm the commanding edge in a region with a large, young, tech-savvy population.