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Brother of former Sri Lanka strongman...

Brother of former Sri Lanka strongman...

South Asia

Mon, Sep 10 2018

The government created the special court in May following criticism of the slow pace of handling cases...

Sri Lanka ex-president claims 'witch...

Sri Lanka ex-president claims 'witch...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 17 2018

Rajapakse, who ruled his country with an iron first for a decade, was interviewed by five detectives...

Sri Lanka to question ex-president over...

Sri Lanka to question ex-president over...

South Asia

Thu, Aug 16 2018

During Rajapakse's tenure, 17 journalists and media workers were killed

Sri Lanka arrests intel officer over...

Sri Lanka arrests intel officer over...

South Asia

Wed, Aug 15 2018

Several military intelligence officers are facing prosecution in connection with the assassination of...

NYT lambasts intimidation against Sri...

NYT lambasts intimidation against Sri...

South Asia

Tue, Jul 3 2018

Sri Lanka is ranked 131 of 180 nations on Reporters Without Borders world press freedom index

Firebrand Sri Lanka monk jailed for...

Firebrand Sri Lanka monk jailed for...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 14 2018

Last year the monk spent a month on the run as police pursued him in connection with a string of attacks...

US denies entry to son of former Sri...

US denies entry to son of former Sri...

South Asia

Thu, Mar 22 2018

Namal Rajapakse and a sibling have been charged with money-laundering. Other family members face corruption...

Sri Lanka makes first arrest over hate...

Sri Lanka makes first arrest over hate...

South Asia

Mon, Jun 12 2017

'Investigations were continuing into 16 major incidents of arson since April that hit Muslim homes, businesses,...

UN urges Sri Lanka to reduce army's...

UN urges Sri Lanka to reduce army's...

World

Thu, Oct 20 2016

Government forces still maintain a large presence in the former conflict zones and keep a close watch...