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Floods, landslides kill at least 91 in Sri Lanka

Flooding and landslides killed at least 91 people and left another 110 missing in Sri Lanka as the monsoon set in

Sri Lanka hunts Buddhist monk over anti-Muslim hate crimes


Sri Lanka’s police launched a major manhunt Thursday for a controversial Buddhist monk wanted in connection with a

Sri Lanka switches foreign, finance ministers in shake up

COLOMBO: Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena announced his first cabinet reshuffle Monday, switching his finance and foreign ministers as he resists

Sri Lanka drags feet on reconciliation, risks peace: ICG

Sri Lanka’s failure to address its wartime past nearly a decade after its bloody conflict jeopardises any hope of a lasting

Hundreds evacuated after deadly Sri Lanka dump collapse

Sri Lanka has moved over 400 families to temporary shelters after tonnes of rotting garbage collapsed onto a slum on Friday,

Bangladesh add Mehedi Hasan for upcoming ODI series against Sri Lanka


Dhaka: Bangladesh on Thursday included teenage off-spinner Mehedi Hasan to their one-day international line-up for a three-match series against Sri

Sri Lanka ex-leader’s brother shifts blame for killings

The brother of Sri Lanka’s former president Mahinda Rajapakse denied Tuesday involvement in war-era death squads, blaming the then army chief

Sri Lanka ex-leader’s brother ‘led death squad’: court

Colombo (AFP) – Former Sri Lanka president Mahinda Rajapakse’s brother Gotabhaya directed a top-secret death squad which targeted journalists

As drought slashes rice harvest, 900,000 face hunger in Sri Lanka

COLOMBO, March 13 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – The worst drought in five years has pushed 900,000 people in Sri Lanka into “acute food

Sri Lanka risks censure as president falters on war legacy

Colombo (AFP) – President Maithripala Sirisena came to power in Sri Lanka promising justice for war crimes, breaking from