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Sri Lanka blasts: Two Colombo suicide bombers identified as millionaire businessman’s sons, say intel sources

Sri Lanka blasts: Two Colombo suicide bombers identified as millionaire businessman’s sons, say intel sources

Till Easter Sunday morning, Mohammed Yusuf Ibrahim was among the pillars of Sri Lanka’s business community: a respected spice trader, and a leading figure in Read more…

Both Islamic State and Jamaat al-Tawhid al-Watania Claim Responsibility for Easter Attacks in Sri Lanka

Both Islamic State and Jamaat al-Tawhid al-Watania Claim Responsibility for Easter Attacks in Sri Lanka

The Islamic State and the Jamaat al-Tawhid al-Watania group have both claimed responsibility for the terrorist attacks carried out in Sri Lanka on Sunday.

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ISIS release picture of Sri Lanka bombings ‘mastermind’ and seven attackers

ISIS release picture of Sri Lanka bombings ‘mastermind’ and seven attackers

An image released by ISIS’s Amaq news agency shows the alleged mastermind of Sunday’s attacks at churches and hotels across Sri Lanka with seven men Read more…

President says heads of security forces to change within 24 hrs

President says heads of security forces to change within 24 hrs

President Maithripala Sirisena says that he hopes to affect changes among the heads of the country’s security forces within the next 24 hours.

He stated Read more…

Sri Lanka PM Ranil  To NDTV: “India Gave Us Intelligence, But There Was A Lapse”

Sri Lanka PM Ranil To NDTV: “India Gave Us Intelligence, But There Was A Lapse”

India had shared intelligence inputs with Sri Lanka but there was a lapse in how the country handled it, Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe told Read more…

Sri Lanka chief judge Bandaranayake found guilty by MPs
8 Dec
2012
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Sri Lanka chief judge Bandaranayake found guilty by MPs »

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A report by a Sri Lankan parliamentary committee has found Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake guilty of three charges of misconduct.She could be dismissed Read more…

TNA not for total withdrawal of army from N-E
8 Dec
2012
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TNA not for total withdrawal of army from N-E »

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In an attitude of moderation, the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) told Parliament yesterday that it was wrong to assume that the party wanted Read more…

Maj. Gen. Silva’s nomination opposed
8 Dec
2012
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Maj. Gen. Silva’s nomination opposed »

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There has been opposition to the nomination of Maj. Gen. Shavendra Silva as Sri Lanka’s deputy high commissioner in South Africa.The South African Read more…

Delegation of Permanent Members to the UN calls on President
8 Dec
2012
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Delegation of Permanent Members to the UN calls on President »

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A delegation of permanent representatives to the United Nations (UN), including ambassadors from Japan, Bangladesh, Nigeria and Romania, called on President Mahinda Rajapaksa Read more…

Opposition members withdraw from PSC
8 Dec
2012
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Opposition members withdraw from PSC »

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The four Opposition members in the Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) probing the charges mentioned in the impeachment motion against Chief Justice Dr, Shirani Read more…

US deeply concerned over Sri Lanka’s deteriorating democracy
8 Dec
2012
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US deeply concerned over Sri Lanka’s deteriorating democracy »

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The United States said it remains deeply concerned about actions surrounding the ongoing impeachment trial of Sri Lankan Chief Justice Shirani Bandaranayake.Reiterating the Read more…

Sri Lanka ruling alliance group to sign a petition to safeguard 13th Amendment
8 Dec
2012
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Sri Lanka ruling alliance group to sign a petition to safeguard 13th Amendment »

Sri Lanka’s ruling United People’s Freedom Alliance (UPFA) sources say that a group of ruling alliance political parties and several ministers have initiated Read more…

Team dispatched to probe the burial ground of passengers of Lion Air plane shot down by LTTE
8 Dec
2012
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Team dispatched to probe the burial ground of passengers of Lion Air plane shot down by LTTE »

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A special team of officials has been dispatched to Kilinochchi of Sri Lanka to probe the 1998 tragedy of Lion Air flight 602.The Read more…

‘The government made several attempts to kill me’: Tamil MP -Source:National Post Canada by Stewart Bell
6 Dec
2012
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‘The government made several attempts to kill me’: Tamil MP -Source:National Post Canada by Stewart Bell »

A Sri Lankan opposition politician said Wednesday he wanted his government to investigate allegations that an army officer now in Canada had been Read more…

Curb current account deficit: IMF to Sri Lanka
6 Dec
2012
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Curb current account deficit: IMF to Sri Lanka »

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IMF Thursday said Sri Lanka should take steps to contain its current account deficit by promoting a softer exchange rate and making exports Read more…