Global  

Celebrating 10 Years of Trusted News Discovery
One News Page
> >

Sri Lanka Government Begins Paying Compensations For Easter Sunday Terror Victims

Eurasia Review Sunday, 12 May 2019
The families of 103 victims killed in the Easter Sunday bombings on April 21 have received Rs 47 million in compensations to date, Sri Lanka’s Secretary of the National Policies, Economic Affairs, Resettlement and Rehabilitation, Northern Province Development and Youth Affairs Ministry, V. Sivagnanasothy said.

The...
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Credit: HuffPost UK STUDIO - Published < > Embed
News video: Sri Lanka Mobs Attack Muslims In The Wake Of Easter Church Attacks

Sri Lanka Mobs Attack Muslims In The Wake Of Easter Church Attacks 01:37

One man has died and Muslim-owned shops and houses burned and raided as a wave of anti-Muslim violence spread across Sri Lanka. It’s believed the attacks are in retaliation for the Easter church attacks in April which left over 250 people dead. The government dispersed a mob in the north-west of...

Recent related videos from verified sources

Sri Lanka attacks: Bombed church reopens [Video]Sri Lanka attacks: Bombed church reopens

A panel of politicians investigating the atrocities have heard how repeated warnings were received - including one minute before the explosions.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:23Published

Sri Lankans Return To Bombed Church [Video]Sri Lankans Return To Bombed Church

Hundreds of Sri Lankan Catholics gathered to pray at St. Anthony's shrine which was attacked in the Easter Sunday bombings, the worst attack since the civil war in the country. A mass was held for the..

Credit: HuffPost UK STUDIO     Duration: 00:47Published

India's Modi makes unscheduled stop at bombed Sri Lanka church [Video]India's Modi makes unscheduled stop at bombed Sri Lanka church

The Indian leader visits church bombed during Easter on his first trip to neighbouring Sri Lanka since his re-election.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:04Published

PM Modi, first world leader to visit Lanka after bombings; pays tribute to victims [Video]PM Modi, first world leader to visit Lanka after bombings; pays tribute to victims

Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tribute to Easter bombing victims at St. Anthony’s Church during his visit to Sri Lanka.

Credit: HT Digital Content     Duration: 00:48Published

PM Modi departs for Sri Lanka from Maldives [Video]PM Modi departs for Sri Lanka from Maldives

PM Modi departs for Sri Lanka from Maldives

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:20Published

Sri Lanka intelligence chief fired after criticism over bombings [Video]Sri Lanka intelligence chief fired after criticism over bombings

President Sirisena fires chief of national intelligence for suggesting he had been forewarned about Easter bombings.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:09Published

PM Modi’s visit to Sri Lanka is a proud moment Sri Lanka HC to India [Video]PM Modi’s visit to Sri Lanka is a proud moment Sri Lanka HC to India

PM Modi’s visit to Sri Lanka is a proud moment Sri Lanka HC to India

Credit: ANI     Duration: 01:39Published

Sri Lanka blasts: Prior warnings ignored by intelligence agency [Video]Sri Lanka blasts: Prior warnings ignored by intelligence agency

The police said the State Intelligence Service received repeated warnings of possible attacks and detailed a series of delays by all security agencies to act.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:23Published


Recent related news from verified sources

Sri Lanka police bring five Easter bomb suspects back from Saudi Arabia

Five Sri Lankans suspected of having links to Easter Sunday bombings that killed more than 250 people were brought home in police custody on Friday after being...
Reuters Also reported by •Eurasia ReviewCatholic CultureDeutsche Welle

Sri Lanka Easter bombings: Two of nine Muslim ministers return to govt after resigning over 'anti-minority sentiments'

Two of the nine Sri Lankan Muslim ministers, who had resigned in the wake of growing anti-minority sentiments following the Easter Sunday bombings, returned to...
Firstpost

Toward Post Terror Stability In Sri Lanka – OpEd

By Asanga Abeyagoonasekera A few weeks ago, a security expert who has studied the so-called Islamic State (IS) rightly said to this author, that “Your...
Eurasia Review Also reported by •Seattle Times

Sri Lanka's economy recovered in first-quarter but faces slump after April bombings

Sri Lanka's economy grew at its fastest pace in nearly a year from January to March, before the Easter Sunday bomb attacks on April 21 killed over 250 people,...
Reuters India

Sri Lanka blasts: Seven weeks after Easter Sunday attacks, Colombo's Shangri-La Hotel to reopen tomorrow

The Shangri-La Hotel in Sri Lanka's Colombo has said that it will reopen on Wednesday, seven weeks after the five-star property was attacked on Easter Sunday by...
Firstpost Also reported by •Catholic CultureEurasia ReviewDNA

Easter attack probe continues despite president’s objection

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — A Sri Lankan lawmaker says a parliamentary committee will continue questioning security and intelligence officials about lapses that...
Seattle Times

Colombo's Catholic Church head sceptical about ongoing probe into Easter Sunday bombings, says 'it will end in nothing'

The head of Colombo's Catholic church in Sri Lanka Cardinal Malcolm Ranjith has expressed dissatisfaction over the ongoing probe in the April 21 Easter Sunday...
Firstpost

You Might Like


Other recent news in World

Jamal KHASHOGGI killing: Saudi crown prince 'should face investigation'UN expert calls for probe amid 'credible evidence' Saudi CROWN PRINCE MBS was involved in Khashoggi's killing
'Joints will be separated': JAMAL KHASHOGGI's murder recountedUK Prime Minister race down to the final four, and Boris JOHNSON is the standout leader
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2019 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.
About us  |  Contact us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  In the News  |  DMCA / Content Removal  |  Privacy & Data Protection Policy
How are we doing? FeedbackSend us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter  •  FOLLOW us on Pinterest
One News® is a registered trademark of One News Page Ltd.