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Police: Follower of Sri Lanka bomber...

Police: Follower of Sri Lanka bomber...

South Asia

Tue, Apr 30 2019

India has been concerned about Islamist extremists on its soil for some time and the April 21 Sri Lanka...

Sri Lanka suspends police chief over...

Sri Lanka suspends police chief over...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 29 2019

Chief of police Pujith Jayasundara had refused to quit to clear the way for a shake-up of the 85,000-strong...

Face coverings in Sri Lanka banned after...

Face coverings in Sri Lanka banned after...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 29 2019

Many perceive that the law targets those who wear a niqab or burqa

Sri Lanka on alert for attacks by militants...

Sri Lanka on alert over fresh attack...

South Asia

Mon, Apr 29 2019

MSD says the militants are targeting five locations for attacks on Sunday or Monday

Where do we go from here?

Where do we go from here?

Humayun Kabir Bhuiyan

Sun, Apr 28 2019

World leaders must work together to address the root causes of terror

Security high as Sri Lanka marks one...

Security high as Sri Lanka marks one...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 28 2019

The Sri Lankan military is still hunting Islamic State-linked jihadists

Islamic State claims attack on east...

Islamic State claims attack on east...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 28 2019

The group did not give evidence for its claim

Sri Lanka cardinal calls suicide attacks...

Sri Lanka cardinal calls suicide attacks...

South Asia

Sun, Apr 28 2019

The suicide attacks on April 21 left 253 dead and scores injured

Getting to the root causes  of...

Getting to the root causes of...

Editorial

Sat, Apr 27 2019

Simply capturing militants is not enough; the overall task is much bigger

Police: Returning Bangladeshi workers...

Police: Returning Bangladeshi workers...

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 27 2019

They worked at a factory owned by one of the suicide bombers involved in the Sri Lanka attacks

15 die as Sri Lanka forces raid Islamist...

15 die as Sri Lanka forces raid Islamist...

South Asia

Sat, Apr 27 2019

The raid followed a series of suicide bomber attacks that killed more 250 people on April 21

11 workers return from Sri Lanka, under...

11 workers return from Sri Lanka, under...

Bangladesh

Sat, Apr 27 2019

The workers landed at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka on Friday around 11:30am

Terror in the name of religion

Terror in the name of religion

Ekram Kabir

Sat, Apr 27 2019

No religion teaches humans to commit atrocities

Suicide bomb leader cast shadow of fear...

Suicide bomb leader cast shadow of fear...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 26 2019

The country's president announced Friday that Hashim led and died in the attack on the Shangri-La...

Sri Lankan police hunt 140 people believed...

Sri Lankan police hunt 140 people believed...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Nearly 10,000 soldiers were deployed across the Indian Ocean island state to carry out searches and provide...

Shooting breaks out in eastern Sri Lankan...

Shooting breaks out in eastern Sri Lankan...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 26 2019

No details of casualties were immediately available

Sri Lanka police wrongly ID American...

Sri Lanka police wrongly ID American...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 26 2019

A female American Muslim activist was wrongly identified as a suspect

SL President: Wanted radical Hashim...

SL President: Wanted radical Hashim...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Hashim appeared in a video released by the Islamic State group after they claimed the bombings

Sri Lankans urged to avoid mosques,...

Sri Lankans urged to avoid mosques,...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Sri Lanka remains on edge after suicide bombing attacks

A carnage beyond the pale

A carnage beyond the pale

Ziauddin Choudhury

Fri, Apr 26 2019

Only through education and empathy can we successfully counter extremist ideologies

Sri Lanka lowers attacks toll to 253...

Sri Lanka lowers attacks toll to 253...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 25 2019

The health ministry said medical examiners had completed all autopsies by late Thursday