Islamic state has claimed responsibility for coordinated bombings in Sri Lanka which killed 321 people and injured about 500 others, the group s AMAQ news agency said on Tuesday. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (6:04 PM)
State Minister of Defence Ruwan Wijewardene says that initial investigations have revealed that Sunday s bombings in Sri Lanka were carried out by a local Islamic extremist group in response to the mass shooting at a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (4:42 PM)
Police curfew will be re-imposed across the island starting from 9.00 p.m. today (23) until 4.00 a.m. tomorrow (24), the Police Spokesperson says. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (6:27 PM)
The envoys of foreign countries and the representatives of international agencies were unanimous in their expression of fullest support to President Maithripala Sirisena to curb terrorism in Sri Lanka, which has raised its ugly head on Easter Sunday, the President s Media Division (PMD) says. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (5:24 PM)
Two suspects, who were among the 6 persons deported from Dubai this morning, have been handed over to Weligama Police and the Colombo Crimes Division. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (10:47 PM)