Author: Colombo Times

R.M.S.P. Hunukumbura contesting

Candidate faces media with a Cobra

An independent candidate representing the Kurunegala district at this year’s election turned up at a media briefing with a serpent. R.M.S.P. Hunukumbura contesting the election from Kurunegala under the symbol of the spider identified...

Saudi to ban foreign visitors

Saudi Arabia has banned international visitors from making the Islamic pilgrimage, or Hajj, this year in a bid to control corona virus. Only a very limited number of people currently living in the kingdom...

New guidelines on face Masks

The World Health Organization issued new guidelines on face masks, changing its stance on who should wear a face mask and when. The latest guidelines published on June 5 recommend that the public wear...

Sri Lanka is changing, and will have to change

Sri Lanka is gradually but slowly emerging from continuous curfew imposed across the island with only essential services permitted to operate since early March 2020. Many economic activities in Colombo and its suburbs have...