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The Rajapaksas are back in power in Sri Lanka. The result of the Sri Lankan election was on expected lines. Gotabaya Rajapaksa...
Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 14:36
Sri Lankans voted to elect a president on Saturday; the result of which will be announced on Sunday. The presidential election in...
Sunday, November 17, 2019 - 15:09
COLOMBO: Sri Lanka will go to the polls on Saturday to choose a new president, an election that will decide the future of the...
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 18:12
Beijing/Singapore: Leaders from China, Bangladesh, Iran and Singapore condoled on Wednesday the demise of former external affairs...
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 19:48
Colombo: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here on Sunday from the Maldives as a part of a visit to further strengthen...
Sunday, June 9, 2019 - 13:03
Beijing/Moscow: Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu were...
Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 17:42
Colombo: Nearly two dozen people were arrested on Tuesday even as parts of Sri Lanka were under indefinite curfew after a man was...
Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 16:54
Sri Lanka witnessed one of the worst militant attacks in a decade on the Easter Sunday. Militancy in Sri Lanka is not new. Sri...
Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 13:15
COLOMBO: Six children and three women were among 15 people killed when militants linked to the Easter Sunday bombings opened fire...
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 15:18
Colombo: The US Embassy in Sri Lanka has said that the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) was on the ground in the island...
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 19:57
Rabat/Colombo/New Delhi: Morocco shared sensitive intelligence with Sri Lanka that helped Colombo identify the nine bombers and...
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 14:12
Colombo: Sri Lanka's worst terror attack targeting churches and luxury hotels that killed 321 people on Easter Sunday was claimed...
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 19:09
Colombo: Sri Lanka's worst terror attack targeting churches and luxury hotels on Easter Sunday was carried out by local Islamic...
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 15:36
Colombo: Seven suicide bombers believed to be members of an Islamist extremist group carried out a series of devastating blasts...
Monday, April 22, 2019 - 18:09
Colombo:  A string of eight devastating blasts, including suicide attacks, struck churches and luxury hotels frequented by...
Sunday, April 21, 2019 - 20:18
COLOMBO: After clinging on to power for nearly two months, Sri Lanka's ex-strongman Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was appointed Prime...
Saturday, December 15, 2018 - 18:09