Monday, Nov 19, 2018 | Last Update : 12:32 AM IST
Her conviction in blasphemy case was overturned, but she had remained in prison as govt negotiated with hardliners demanding her execution.
08 Nov 2018 7:10 PM
His remarks come soon after he slammed President Sirisena, saying it was 'anti-democratic' to sack PM Wickremesinghe and suspend Parliament.
08 Nov 2018 11:52 AM
The entire matter was pre-planned and the events can only be described as a coup, albeit one without the use of tanks and guns, he said.
07 Nov 2018 1:26 PM
Sirisena sacked Wickremesinghe on October 26 but he has refused to accept the decision or to leave the residence.
04 Nov 2018 2:27 PM
Tamils say some of the prisoners have been held over a long time under an anti-terrorism law without even being formally charged.
04 Nov 2018 1:00 PM
Ranil Wickremesinghe warned time is running out to avert a 'bloodbath' while voicing hope that parliament will resolve the situation soon.
03 Nov 2018 12:07 PM
Prime minister Khan addressed the nation through a video message and his address was solely focused on the Asia Bibi verdict.
01 Nov 2018 2:04 PM
Sri Lanka’s president Sirisena named Mahinda Rajapaksa as PM on Friday after abruptly dismissing the government of Ranil Wickremesinghe.
01 Nov 2018 12:01 PM
Rajapaksa has been accused by diplomats of serious human rights abuses in the war against rebels from the Tamil minority.
01 Nov 2018 11:42 AM
Attaullah Marwat was arrested after police registered a case against him on July 14, 2017, on the complaint of a boy student.
31 Oct 2018 2:41 PM