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Henry shines as New Zealand thrash Sri...

Henry shines as New Zealand thrash Sri...

Cricket

Sat, Jun 1 2019

The Kiwis cruised home in 16.1 overs to register their third win in a World Cup game by 10 wickets

Sri Lanka in talks with India, Japan...

Sri Lanka in talks with India, Japan...

South Asia

Sat, May 25 2019

This is not the first time that Sri Lanka has held talks with India and Japan to develop a container...

China trip and son's wedding: Sri Lanka...

China trip and son's wedding: Sri Lanka...

South Asia

Tue, May 21 2019

Sirisena's allies say he did the best he could in a volatile situation, citing measures like temporarily...

Investigators: 'Mother of Satan' bombs...

Investigators: 'Mother of Satan' bombs...

South Asia

Tue, May 21 2019

Detectives said the back-pack bombs used in the April 21 attacks on three churches and three hotels were...

Sri Lanka president vows to eliminate...

Sri Lanka president vows to eliminate...

South Asia

Mon, May 20 2019

The government has blamed a local jihadist group for the April 21 attacks against three churches and...

Sri Lankan software engineer, under...

Sri Lankan software engineer, under...

South Asia

Tue, May 14 2019

Four sources in Sri Lankan investigating agencies said they believed Aadhil Ameez, a 24-year-old, was...

Sri Lanka clashes kill 1, nationwide...

Sri Lanka clashes kill 1, nationwide...

South Asia

Tue, May 14 2019

Previously, regional curfews had been imposed before the imposition of the nationwide curfew

Fresh curfews, social media block in...

Fresh curfews, social media block in...

South Asia

Mon, May 13 2019

Christian groups attacked Muslim-owned shops in a sign of the ongoing religious tension in Sri Lanka...

Mosques attacked in Sri Lanka town after...

Mosques attacked in Sri Lanka town after...

South Asia

Mon, May 13 2019

Authorities have arrested the author of the Facebook post

Those encouraging terror need to be...

Those encouraging terror need to be...

Muhammad Zamir

Sun, May 12 2019

Terrorism and extremism are enemies of humanity 

Sri Lanka army chief: Threat of more...

Sri Lanka army chief: Threat of more...

South Asia

Fri, May 10 2019

Senanayake told Reuters on Friday that investigators had established that the plotters had links to Islamic...

Sri Lanka town under curfew after religious...

Sri Lanka town under curfew after religious...

South Asia

Wed, May 8 2019

A senior police officer said the restrictions were imposed to prevent an escalation of violence after...

Sri Lanka: Jihadi threat persists despite...

Sri Lanka: Jihadi threat persists despite...

South Asia

Tue, May 7 2019

Ranil Wickremesinghe told parliament that his Buddhist-majority nation was a victim of Islamist extremists...

Sri Lanka police discover suspected...

Sri Lanka police discover suspected...

World

Mon, May 6 2019

The narrow and sandy plot is dotted with a cinderblock four-storey watchtower

Sri Lanka tourism takes a hit after...

Sri Lanka tourism takes a hit after...

South Asia

Sun, May 5 2019

The businesses from luxury hotels to beach shacks are facing mounting losses

Public urged to surrender swords, knives...

Public urged to surrender swords, knives...

South Asia

Sun, May 5 2019

Hundreds of weapons have been seized in searches since the April 21 attacks

What we have in common

What we have in common

Proma Gulshan

Sat, May 4 2019

Terrorism has nothing to do with religion, but it has a lot to do with religious identity

Police: More attacks feared in Sri Lankan...

Police: More attacks feared in Sri Lankan...

South Asia

Fri, May 3 2019

Sri Lanka's military has also set up a special command centre to coordinate anti-jihadist...

Sri Lanka names Easter suicide...

Sri Lanka names Easter suicide...

South Asia

Wed, May 1 2019

The attackers used one bomber at each of the locations hit on Easter Sunday, except at Shangri-La...

Leave my country alone, Sri Lanka president...

Leave my country alone, Sri Lanka president...

South Asia

Wed, May 1 2019

Sirisena also warned it may be possible Islamic State had launched a 'new strategy' by targeting...

Sri Lanka maintains high alert for attacks...

Sri Lanka maintains high alert for attacks...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 30 2019

A document has been circulated among key security establishments instructing all police and security...