The Sri Lankan government has admitted it failed to act on multiple warnings before a coordinated series of attacks ripped through churches and hotels on Easter Sunday, and said it feared an international terror group might have been behind the atrocities. MORE..
22 Apr 2019 (11:18 PM)
The police have recovered explosive detonators abandoned at the private bus stand in Bastian Mawatha, in Pettah, stated the Police Media Spokesperson. MORE..
22 Apr 2019 (4:31 PM)
All Private Catholic schools in the country will be temporarily closed until Monday (29), according to the General Manager of Catholic Private Schools Rev. Fr. Ivan Perera. MORE..
22 Apr 2019 (7:14 PM)
The government has decided to declare 23rd April as a national day of morning in remembrance of the victims from the series of fatal explosions which shook the country on Easter Sunday (21). MORE..
22 Apr 2019 (3:54 PM)
An Extraordinary Gazette notification has been issued by President Maithripala Sirisena, declaring a State of Emergency in Sri Lanka to maintain public security and essential services.
23 Apr 2019 (8:46 AM)
Singer Amal Perera and five others, who were arrested with the notorious drug kingpin Makandure Madush in Dubai, have been deported to Sri Lanka. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (7:18 AM)