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Sri Lanka mass cancelled over 'specific attack threat'
Sri Lanka mass cancelled over 'specific attack threat'
Sri Lanka's Catholic Church has cancelled plans to resume Sunday services following a "specific threat" of fresh bomb attacks against at least two...
Sri Lanka Catholics to resume mass two weeks after attacks
Sri Lanka Catholics to resume mass two weeks after attacks
Catholic masses in Sri Lanka will resume Sunday under tight security, two weeks after Easter bombings killed 253 people at three churches and three...
Sri Lankan president vows security shake-up over attacks
Sri Lankan president vows security shake-up over attacks
Sri Lanka's president has vowed to conduct a major shake-up of the country's security establishment after its failure to prevent the Easter Sunday...
'Where is God?': Sri Lankans stunned after deadly blasts
'Where is God?': Sri Lankans stunned after deadly blasts
As Shantha Prasad carried children wounded in Sri Lanka's deadly attacks into a Colombo hospital, memories of the country's deadly civil war...
Sri Lanka interviews 47 potential hangmen
Sri Lanka interviews 47 potential hangmen
Sri Lanka on Wednesday began interviewing 47 applicants for two positions as hangmen, officials said, as Amnesty International urged Colombo not to...
Sri Lanka prison riot death toll rises
Sri Lanka prison riot death toll rises
Minister Chandrasiri Gajadeera told parliament that 27 people were killed in Friday's rioting at Colombo's maximum security Welikada prison...
Afridi-inspired Pakistan overcome Canada fright
Afridi-inspired Pakistan overcome Canada fright
Skipper Shahid Afridi took five wickets to help Pakistan overcome a scare at the hands of Canada and clinch a hard-fought 46-run win in their World...
Floods leave a million Sri Lankans homeless
Floods leave a million Sri Lankans homeless
Flooding in Sri Lanka has forced more than one million people out of their homes, the government said on Thursday as it began distributing...
Graft, violence hit Sri Lanka's post-war recovery
Graft, violence hit Sri Lanka's post-war recovery
Sri Lanka's recovery from a decades-long civil war has been marred by graft, violence and a culture of lawlessness, a corruption watchdog said on...
Troops take coast as rebels face defeat in Sri Lanka
Troops take coast as rebels face defeat in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka said on Saturday it had smashed the Tamil Tigers' maritime capability as Colombo pressed on with an offensive to crush the rebels amid...
Sri Lanka vows to fight until rebel leaders captured
Sri Lanka vows to fight until rebel leaders captured
Sri Lanka told Britain and France that it would keep up its military offensive until the leaders of the rebel Tamil Tigers have been captured "dead...
Sri Lanka braces for final battle against Tigers
Sri Lanka braces for final battle against Tigers
Sri Lanka's military readied on Monday for a final assault on Tamil Tigers boxed into a strip of jungle with thousands of trapped civilians, after...

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