Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said on Friday police are looking for 140 people believed to have links with the ISIS group.
26 Apr 2019 2:55 PM
Sri Lanka’s Muslim Council said that its leaders have agreed that bodies of terrorists would not be buried in any mosque burial ground.
26 Apr 2019 1:41 PM
An Islamic extremist believed to have played a key role in SL's bombings died in an attack on a Colombo hotel.
26 Apr 2019 10:41 AM
Sri Lankan nationals who joined ISIS could not be arrested as joining a foreign terrorist organisation is not against the law.
26 Apr 2019 9:50 AM
Mohomed Hashim Madaniya, sister of the suspected mastermind behind the blasts on Easter, said her family is missing since the attacks.
26 Apr 2019 8:57 AM
Sri Lanka has a complicated history with social media, providing context to the government’s ban on it after the Easter Sunday attacks.
25 Apr 2019 2:57 PM
The head of the church urged politicians to leave aside differences to rebuild the country struck by the bombings.
25 Apr 2019 2:31 PM
Further details awaited.
25 Apr 2019 10:13 AM
A new bomb was found in downtown area of Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, on Wednesday, after multiple blasts shook the country on Sunday.
24 Apr 2019 6:21 PM
The minister believes that after completing his studies in the UK, the bomber went to Australia to pursue post-graduation.
24 Apr 2019 4:52 PM
Senior officials deliberately withheld intelligence about attacks on Sri Lanka, where a rash of suicide bombings killed at least 359.
24 Apr 2019 1:50 PM
The US ambassador to Sri Lanka has denied the United States had prior knowledge of the Easter attacks.
24 Apr 2019 1:14 PM
It is interesting that a Sri Lankan family’s involvement is under discussion after ISIS has claimed the responsibility.
24 Apr 2019 12:43 PM
Sri Lankan cricketer Dasun Shanaka barely survived the deadly blasts that killed more than 320 people in the island nation on Easter Sunday.
23 Apr 2019 5:14 PM
Muslim brothers carried out two of the hotel suicide blasts in Sri Lanka on Easter, part of bombings that killed more than 320 people.
23 Apr 2019 4:44 PM
Sri Lanka's terror attack on Easter Sunday was carried out by local Islamic extremists in retaliation for mosque shootings in New Zealand.
23 Apr 2019 3:13 PM
Some quarters in Sri Lanka felt the recent bombings were a response for the March 15 Christchurch mosque attacks.
23 Apr 2019 1:48 PM
The Sri Lankan government never expected the Easter Sunday bombings of such magnitude, Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando said.
23 Apr 2019 10:27 AM
At least eight Indians are among the dead after a string of devastating suicide blasts struck churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka.
22 Apr 2019 7:56 PM
Sri Lanka was in shock Monday as the death toll from a deadly series of bombings on Easter Day rose to nearly 300.
22 Apr 2019 2:43 PM