Environment

Organic farming coming to life in the Jaffna District

With the assistance of the Agriculture Department and NGOs, resourceful men and women in the Jaffna District have taken up organic farming turning land long abandoned due to the war into income generating plots.

SL air quality index improves under COVID-19 curfew

Sri Lanka's air quality index has improved during the period the country has been under curfew to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the Central Environment Authority (CEA) said.

Galle Face Green turns green under COVID-19 lockdown

Galle Face Green, the legendary promenade laid out in the latter part of the 1800s by British colonial rulers, which has been anything but green for many year, is slowly coming back to life under the month-long curfew.