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 government has decided to declare 23rd April as a national day of mourning 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)
Heads of two dummies, suspected to contain explosives, were found near the Katunayake junction on the Negombo-Colombo main road this evening (22). MORE..
22 Apr 2019 (7:33 PM)
The three police officers who died in an explosion at a housing scheme in Dematagoda yesterday (21) have been posthumously promoted on the instructions of the Inspector General of Police (IGP). MORE..
22 Apr 2019 (7:10 PM)
UPDATE- The Negombo-Colombo road has been reopened for traffic as no explosives were found in the parked car near the Nawaloka Ground in Welisara. MORE..
22 Apr 2019 (6:49 PM)
A three-minute silence will be observed island-wide from 8.30 a.m. today in remembrance of those killed in Sunday s attacks in Sri Lanka. MORE..
23 Apr 2019 (9:02 AM)