Sri Lanka marks 10 years since end of civil war

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

As Sri Lanka on Saturday marked the 10-year anniversary since its brutal civil war came to an end, the country finds itself again at a crossroads following the Easter Sunday bombings that ripped throu

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Muslim leaders call for united Sri Lankan identity

Colombo |Friday, 2019 8:15:05 PM IST

Sri Lankan Muslim leaders have called for one united identity of the island nation while expressing solidarity with the victims of the April 21 Easter Sunday terror attacks and those affected by the r

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Refugees in Sri Lanka fear for safety amid violence

Colombo |Thursday, 2019 9:15:05 PM IST

More than 1,100 refugees and asylum seekers in Sri Lanka have been forced to flee their homes due to violent attacks on religious minorities following the Easter Sunday bombings and are living in prec

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Sri Lanka doesn't need foreign armies: Minister

Colombo |Wednesday, 2019 9:45:05 PM IST

Sri Lanka has no requirement to bring in the US Army or armies of other countries in the aftermath of the Easter Sunday bombings, Finance Minister Mangala Samaraweera said.

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Amid uneasy calm, Sri Lanka extends nationwide curfew (Lead)

Colombo |Wednesday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

Amid an uneasy calm, Sri Lanka on Tuesday imposed a nationwide curfew for a second night after two days of anti-Muslim violence in the wake of the Easter bombings and warned that rioters will be dealt

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