The US ambassador to Sri Lanka says America had "no prior knowledge" of the Easter bombings that killed over 350 people in the island nation, despite local claims that foreign officials had been warned that an attack was looming. MORE..
24 Apr 2019 (11:14 PM)
President Maithripala Sirisena has requested Defense Secretary Hemasiri Fernando and the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundara to resign, sources told Ada Derana. MORE..
24 Apr 2019 (5:34 PM)
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan Wednesday telephoned his Sri Lankan counterpart Ranil Wickremesinghe and reiterated Pakistan s offer of assistance to Sri Lanka towards counter-terrorism measures. MORE..
24 Apr 2019 (6:11 PM)
Archbishop of Sri Lanka Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith has urged not to hold services at Catholic churches until further notice. MORE..
24 Apr 2019 (8:39 PM)
New Zealand s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Wednesday that her government was not aware of any intelligence suggesting that a devastating attack on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka was in retaliation for deadly shootings on a mosque in Christchurch. MORE..
24 Apr 2019 (7:28 PM)