Sri Lanka’s Speaker Karu Jayasuriya informed Parliament that he had received the interim report of the three-member committee appointed by President Maithripala Sirisena to probe the Easter Sunday.. Eurasia Review - Published
A leaked diplomatic cable by the Saudi Arabian foreign ministry suggested Riyadh knew more than they were letting on about the Easter blasts. The cable, which has not yet been denied by the Saudi.. IndiaTimes - Published
According to Reuters, the wife and daughter of the suspected mastermind of suicide bombings in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday escaped with minor injuries from an explosion at a safe house. Mohamed Zahran..
According to a report by Reuters, on Saturday, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has banned two Islamist groups suspected of being behind a series of bombings on Easter Sunday that claimed the..
Friends and relatives carry the coffin of eight-month-old Mathew, who died during a string of suicide bomb attacks on churches and luxury hotels on Easter Sunday, at his funeral in Negombo, Sri Lanka..
The past few months have witnessed more tragedy and violence as extremists continued to target places of worship around the world. Several governments have taken constructive steps to strengthen.. Eurasia Review - Published
The following statement was released by the Governments of the United States of America and Sri Lanka on the occasion of the third U.S.-Sri Lanka Partnership Dialogue held on May 16, 2019 in.. Eurasia Review - Published
Growing instances of religious-based violence in the North Western Province of Sri Lanka have prompted two United Nations Special Advisers to call for an end to “hateful attacks” directed towards.. Eurasia Review - Published
By Terri Moon Cronk
The Islamic State, or ISIS, still poses a significant threat to Iraq and Syria and to the wider world, the deputy commander for stability for Combined Joint Forces Land Component.. Eurasia Review - Published
Sri Lanka has banned three Islamist extremist groups, including the National Thowheeth Jama'ath (NTJ) that carried out the country's worst terror attack on Easter Sunday in which over 250 people were.. Firstpost - Published
By Andrew D. Graham*
The fallout from the recent spate of suicide bombings in Sri Lanka highlights the tension between religious freedom as a fundamental human right and national-security concerns... Eurasia Review - Published
Colombo, Sri Lanka, May 13, 2019 / 04:13 pm (CNA).- The Sri Lankan Catholic Church on May 12 held its first public Sunday Masses since suicide bombers claimed more than 250 lives and injured hundreds.. CNA - Published Also reported by •WorldNews
Sri Lanka, the small island nation of South Asia, faces a new form of terrorism. With an aim to establish relevance, Islamists have chosen the country, which witnessed ethnic terrorism a decade back... Eurasia Review - Published
Infantrymen stood guard because the Catholic Church in Sri Lanka held its first common Sunday mass because the suicide bombings on Easter Sunday which killed greater than 250 folks. As products and.. The News Articles - Published Also reported by •WorldNews •Deutsche Welle
After using the Sabarimala temple issue for a Hindu consolidation, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) seems to have grabbed the topic of Sri Lankan suicide bomb attacks in churches and hotels on Easter.. Firstpost - Published
A Sri Lankan court on Friday authorised a DNA test to confirm that the presumed ringleader of coordinated Islamist attacks that killed over 250 people on Easter Sunday in churches and hotels did indeed.. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Reuters Colombo correspondent Shihar Aneez was at a hockey game when suicide bombers attacked churches and hotels across Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing over 250 people and wounding hundreds more. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
The cutest and most popular kid in cricket, Ziva Dhoni, posted a series of adorable photos and videos of herself spending some quality time with her father, MS Dhoni.
The father-daughter duo was.. Mid-Day - Published
BERLIN (AP) — Amid the hum and heat of Berlin's Reuter thermal power station stands a shining contraption that looks out of place in the decades-old machine hall.
Its silver pipes and vats contain.. SeattlePI.com - Published
*Colombo:* A Sri Lankan man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly attempting to bribe a police officer to obtain bail for an Islamic extremist held in connection with the Easter Sunday terror.. Mid-Day - Published
Colombo, Sri Lanka, May 7, 2019 / 04:00 am (CNA).- As Fr. Eranga De-Silva finished celebrating Easter Sunday Mass at his parish in Sri Lanka, he noticed policemen guarding the three entrances to the.. CNA - Published
Sri Lankan police say two bomb experts were among the suicide attackers who struck churches and hotels on Easter and all those directly involved in the bombings are either dead or under arrest. FOXNews.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena said on Saturday the security forces would "eradicate terrorism" following devastating suicide attacks on Easter Sunday and restore stability before a.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Sri Lanka's army chief has said that some of the suicide bombers who carried out the country's worst terror attack on Easter Sunday visited Kashmir and Kerala. It is the first time that a top Sri.. IndiaTimes - Published
By Smruti S. Pattanaik*
The Easter Sunday carnage in which more than 250, mostly Christians, were killed is the most violent terrorist act in Sri Lanka since the end of the Eelam war in 2009. A.. Eurasia Review - Published
On April 24, 2019, three Catholic churches and three high-end hotels in Colombo were blown up leading to the death of hundreds of people including several foreign nationals. As of today, more than 250.. Eurasia Review - Published
Police investigating an incident on the A39 in North Devon on Easter Monday [22 April] are appealing for witnesses and dash-cam footage.
Officers are seeking information following a pair of.. Devon and Cornwall Police - Published
Video has emerged of Israel Folau fighting back tears while delivering a sermon at his church on Easter Sunday as he prepares for a showdown with Rugby Australia to decide his playing future.The.. New Zealand Herald - Published
Colombo, Sri Lanka, May 2, 2019 / 02:09 pm (CNA).- Following terrorist attacks and ongoing threats to safety, Masses will be suspended in the Archdiocese of Colombo for a second week, Catholic leaders.. CNA - Published
The terror attacks in Sri Lanka on Easter has shocked the whole world. The attack took lives of more than 250 people. Recently, Bollywood actress and the Srilankan beauty, Jacqueline Fernandez has a.. IndiaTimes - Published