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US, Lanka resolved to work together for peace, security in Indo-Pacific: Joint statement

The United States and Sri Lanka resolved to work together to foster peace, security and ensure a safe maritime domain in the Indian and Pacific oceans, the two countries said...

Sri Lanka marks war anniversary with thousands still missing

Still reeling from the Easter terror attacks, Sri Lanka commemorates this weekend 10 years since the end of a bloody civil war that killed...

‘I am going back to a life without my wife,’ says Briton whose bride...

A BRITON whose bride died on their honeymoon two days after arriving in Sri Lanka was allowed to return home after a court lifted...

China ready to enhance Sri Lanka’s counter-terrorism capabilities: Prez Xi tells Srisena

Chinese president Xi Jinping has promised his Sri Lankan counterpart Maithripala Sirisena full support in combating terrorism and boost the country's counter-terrorism capabilities, nearly a month after...

Wife of Sri Lanka church bomber delivers their first baby post-Easter attacks

The wife of a Sri Lankan suicide bomber, who blew himself up at the St Anthony's Church, delivered their first baby two weeks after...

Sri Lanka police arrest 23 for targeting Muslims after Easter bombings

Sri Lankan police arrested 23 people on Tuesday (14) in connection with a spate of attacks on Muslim-owned homes and shops in apparent reprisal...

Sri Lankan president bans NTJ two other Islamist extremist organisations

Sri Lankan government has banned three Islamist extremist groups, including the National Thowheeth Jama'ath (NTJ) that carried out the country's worth terror attack on...

Man slashed to death in Sri Lanka during anti-Muslim riots; curfew imposed

A Muslim man was slashed to death in Sri Lanka Monday (13), police said after imposing a nationwide curfew to contain a violent new backlash against Easter...

Trump condemns New Zealand and Sri Lanka terror attacks saying Ramzan is ‘very special’

Ramzan is a "very special" month during which people seek tolerance and peace, US president Donald Trump has said as he hosted an iftaar party at the White House and...

Saudi-educated trainer of Easter bombing kingpin held in Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan authorities have arrested a Saudi-educated scholar for what they claim are links with Zahran Hashim, the suspected ringleader of the Easter Sunday...