Author: Staff Writer

National beach volleyball tourney in December

Staff Writer- August 5, 2020

UTV | COLOMBO - The Sri Lanka Volleyball Federation (SLVB) is hoping to conduct the National Beach Volleyball Championship in December with the aim of ... Read More

SLC confident of obtaining Health Ministry clearance for future events

Staff Writer- August 5, 2020

UTV | COLOMBO - Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) expressed their gratitude to Dr.Anil Jasinghe, Director, National Health Services and his team of officials for participating ... Read More

Youth Chess Grand Prix begins on August 7

Staff Writer- August 5, 2020

UTV | COLOMBO - The Inaugural Sri Lanka Youth Chess Grand Prix 2020 conducted by the Chess Federation of Sri Lanka (CFSL) will commence on ... Read More

West Indies T20 series in Australia called off

Staff Writer- August 5, 2020

UTV | COLOMBO - Australia's October Twenty20 series against the West Indies was called off Tuesday, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect the international ... Read More

Cyclone Isaias reaches Canada after killing at least five in US

Staff Writer- August 5, 2020

UTV | COLOMBO - At least five people have been killed as Tropical Storm Isaias swept through US states on the Atlantic Coast. Two died ... Read More

Coronavirus: Queensland to close border to New South Wales

Staff Writer- August 5, 2020

UTV | COLOMBO - Australia's Queensland will extend its border closure to New South Wales (NSW) and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) to halt the ... Read More

India PM Modi lays foundation for Ayodhya Ram temple amid Covid surge

Staff Writer- August 5, 2020

UTV | COLOMBO - Indian PM Narendra Modi has laid the foundation stone for a Hindu temple in the northern city of Ayodhya. Hindu mobs ... Read More

‘SF Lokka’ shot dead in Anuradhapura

Staff Writer- August 5, 2020

UTV | COLOMBO - Leading underworld figure Eron Ranasinghe alias 'SF Lokka' was shot dead this morning at the Dahaiyagama in Anuradhapura, police said. They ... Read More

25% voter turnout in most districts

Staff Writer- August 5, 2020

UTV | COLOMBO - Voting for the 2020 General Election to elect the ninth Parliament commenced at 7 this morning and will conclude at 5pm. ... Read More

Beirut blast: Lebanon in mourning after massive explosion

Staff Writer- August 5, 2020

UTV | COLOMBO - Lebanon is in mourning after a huge explosion in the capital Beirut killed at least 100 people and injured more than ... Read More