The curfew was imposed on Sunday after a group of miscreants carrying swords attacked some people.
06 May 2019 3:28 PM
Sri Lanka temporarily blocked Facebook, WhatsApp and some social media platforms as a measure to prevent the spread of false information.
06 May 2019 11:45 AM
The move was taken after a group of miscreants carrying swords attacked some people travelling on a three-wheeler.
05 May 2019 9:20 PM
The 25-year-old Pakistani and the 24-year-old Bangladeshi nationals were arrested in Grandpass for residing in country without valid visa.
04 May 2019 1:05 PM
Zahran Hashim worked for months in private chatrooms to persuade six young men to sacrifice themselves, Muslim community leaders say.
03 May 2019 4:19 PM
Two of Sri Lanka's major cable TV operators have dropped controversial preacher Zakir Naik's Peace TV from their list of channels.
01 May 2019 5:24 PM
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said a foreign mastermind may have planned the Easter Sunday bombings, claimed by Islamic State.
01 May 2019 2:25 PM
No bags will be allowed inside as part of the tight security measures.
30 Apr 2019 5:20 PM
Sri Lankan authorities have identified 42 foreign nationals among the 253 people killed in the string of Easter suicide bombings.
30 Apr 2019 3:36 PM
The Sri Lankan police announced that three suspects were arrested along with a van connected to the devastating Easter Sunday.
30 Apr 2019 3:00 PM
Another 12 foreigners remain unaccounted for and could be among still unidentified bodies at Colombo's police morgue, the statement said.
30 Apr 2019 1:32 PM
The Sri Lankan government has lifted a ban on social media platforms intended to stop the spread of rumours.
30 Apr 2019 12:24 PM
Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has suspended police chief Pujith Jayasundara, his office announced on Monday.
29 Apr 2019 4:17 PM
An Indian is among the 13 foreign nationals arrested by police here for violating Sri Lankan immigration laws.
29 Apr 2019 2:04 PM
A woman in Sri Lanka has gifted her five German Shepherd dogs to the Army for explosive detection training in the wake of Easter bombings.
29 Apr 2019 1:15 PM
MSD in a letter to lawmakers said that people in military uniforms and using a van could be involved in attacks.
29 Apr 2019 12:54 PM
A total of 106 suspects, including a Tamil medium teacher and a school principal, have been arrested in Sri Lanka.
28 Apr 2019 11:52 AM
Sirisena took the decision under emergency regulations to ban the National Thowheeth Jama'ath and Jamathei Millathu Ibrahim.
28 Apr 2019 11:08 AM
The ISIS group has claimed responsibility for three men who blew themselves up in clashes with Sri Lankan police.
28 Apr 2019 10:20 AM
There were nine suicide bombers who blew apart men, women and children as they sat to pray or ate breakfast.
27 Apr 2019 8:36 AM