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
Police spokesman said Wednesday morning that 18 suspects were arrested overnight, raising total detained to 58.
24 Apr 2019 9:41 AM
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
The man is seen carrying a backpack and walking into St Sebastian church on Easter Sunday.
23 Apr 2019 5:06 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
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
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
Around 500 people were wounded in the blasts, Ruwan Gunasekera said in a statement.
23 Apr 2019 9:55 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
'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
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
A total of seven suicide bombers carried out a series of eight devastating blasts that tore through churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka.
22 Apr 2019 1:09 PM
Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said Monday the death toll had risen overnight to 290 dead with more than 500 wounded.
22 Apr 2019 9:55 AM
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
Bomber waited in queue for Easter Sunday breakfast buffet at Cinnamon Grand hotel before setting off explosives strapped to his back.
22 Apr 2019 8:28 AM
The Presidential Secretariat said in a statement that decision to block social media sites was taken due to spreading of false news reports.
21 Apr 2019 7:21 PM