Modi paid a stopover visit to the island nation earlier this month on his way back to India from the Maldives.
26 Jun 2019 8:59 AM
A total of 7 suicide bombers carried out a series blasts that targeted three churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on April 21.
25 Jun 2019 4:48 PM
A ministerial source told AFP Sirisena has refused to allow any police, military or intelligence personnel to testify before the committee.
08 Jun 2019 11:00 AM
The Muslim politicians also protested what they term the government's inability to ensure the safety of their community.
04 Jun 2019 11:51 AM
The ISIS terror group claimed the attacks, but the government blamed the local terror group NTJ for the bombings.
22 May 2019 1:58 PM
The suspects have been identified as Noor Mohamed Addu Ul and Ajibul Jabar, residents of Kapugollewa, Horowpathana.
18 May 2019 10:44 AM
Mohammed Rizwan was arrested from the Mabole area in Wattala by the police on Wednesday.
17 May 2019 12:09 PM
The assets and the cash were found during the investigations by the CID, police said.
07 May 2019 8:19 AM
He was arrested on the charges of unauthorised entry and was later remanded by the Negombo magistrate till May 15, police said.
03 May 2019 9:11 AM
'The ban is to ensure national security... No one should obscure their faces to make identification difficult,' the statement said.
29 Apr 2019 9:55 AM
The gun battle between troops and suspected Islamist militants erupted on Friday evening in Sainthamaruthu in Ampara.
27 Apr 2019 9:16 AM
The official toll released by the police was reduced by 106 after the reconciliation of autopsy and DNA reports.
26 Apr 2019 8:37 AM
Police on Thursday released the names and pictures of the suspects and sought information regarding them from public.
26 Apr 2019 8:30 AM
Police spokesman said Wednesday morning that 18 suspects were arrested overnight, raising total detained to 58.
24 Apr 2019 9:41 AM
The man is seen carrying a backpack and walking into St Sebastian church on Easter Sunday.
23 Apr 2019 5:06 PM
The alert came as the island nation observed a day of national mourning for over 320 people killed in a series on blasts on Easter Sunday.
23 Apr 2019 4:22 PM
Around 500 people were wounded in the blasts, Ruwan Gunasekera said in a statement.
23 Apr 2019 9:55 AM
'The police curfew which was lifted at 6 this morning is to be re-imposed at 8 pm Monday until 4 am Tuesday,' official said.
22 Apr 2019 2:49 PM
The government has said it will not disclose the details of the suspects involved in the attacks to prevent them from getting publicity.
22 Apr 2019 8:58 AM
'It was a homemade bomb, with explosives put into a pipe,' said the source.
22 Apr 2019 8:33 AM