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Sri Lanka suspects international link in bombings

Colombo |Tuesday, 2019 6:45:05 AM IST

A wave of bombings that killed 290 people in Sri Lanka on Sunday was carried out with the support of an international network, officials said.

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SL carnage response to Christchurch massacre: Minister

Colombo |Tuesday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

Sri Lanka's Minister of State for Defence Ruwan Wijewardene on Tuesday said that the Easter Sunday suicide bombings which killed 310 people were a response to the mass shooting at mosques in Christchu

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Lanka blasts: Some of the arrested are from rich families

Chennai |Tuesday, 2019 5:15:05 AM IST

The Sri Lankan police have arrested over two dozen persons in connection with Sunday's serial bomb blasts in churches and hotels that killed 290 people and injured over 500, said a journalist. He also

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No call after blasts in Colombo: JD-S activists' kin

Bengaluru |Tuesday, 2019 4:45:05 AM IST

None of the family members of the 7 Janata Dal-Secular (JD-S) activists received a call from any of them after the serial blasts in Colombo on Easter Sunday, said a sibling on Monday.

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Indian death toll in Sri Lanka climbs to 10 (Lead)

Colombo |Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

A total of 10 Indians have died in the Easter Sunday serial bombings in Sri Lanka, the Indian High Commission here announced on Tuesday.

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Indian death toll in Sri Lanka rises to 10

Colombo |Tuesday, 2019 6:15:05 PM IST

A total of 10 Indians have died in the Easter Sunday serial bombings in Sri Lanka, the Indian High Commission here announced on Tuesday.

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Several suicide bombers detonated themselves: Sri Lanka

Colombo |Tuesday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

The Sri Lankan government said on Monday that several suicide bombers had detonated themselves during a series of attacks against three churches and three luxury hotels in the country on Easter Sunday

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Pompeo blames 'Islamic radical terror' for Sri Lanka attacks

Washington |Tuesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday blamed "a horrific wave of Islamic radical terror" for the deadly bombings in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday that killed 290 people and injured over 500.

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Sri Lanka attacks: Toll goes up to 290, includes 8 Indians (6th Lead)

Colombo |Tuesday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

Eight Indians, including five activists of political party JD-S, were on Monday confirmed dead in Easter Sundays multiple terror attacks in Sri Lanka as the overall toll rose to 290, on a day which sa

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Sri Lanka death toll climbs to 310

Colombo |Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST

The death toll from eight explosions which rocked Sri Lanka on Sunday has risen to 310, the police said on Tuesday.

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Sri Lanka observes nationwide silence

Colombo |Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST

Sri Lankans observed a nationwide three-minute silence on Tuesday to remember the victims of the deadly blasts which rocked the island nation on Easter Sunday.

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Suspicious abandoned parcel found in Colombo

Colombo |Tuesday, 2019 4:15:05 PM IST

A suspicious abandoned parcel was found at the Kollupitiya railway station in the Sri Lankan capital on Tuesday.

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