Colombo blasts

Sri Lanka lifts social media blockade imposed after Easter Sunday blasts

President Maithripala Sirisena has instructed the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission to lift the ban on Facebook, WhatsApp, YouTube and other popular platforms from April 30.

published on : 1st May 2019

Barbarians Cannot Restore Islamic Cultural Glory

The Sri Lanka massacre proves without doubt that the civilised world and Islam are at war.

published on : 28th April 2019

The Dark Night Rises

Radical and violent Islamic fundamentalism has made landfall in Sri Lanka. Targeted by the Pakistan-controlled terror axis, the island nation faces upheaval that will pit community against community.

published on : 28th April 2019

Sri Lanka police chief resigns over Easter bombings

Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundara resigned over failures that led to the deadly Easter bomb attacks.

published on : 26th April 2019

Death toll climbs to 359 in Sri Lanka serial blasts, say police

The police have arrested over 60 people so far in connection with the blasts.

published on : 24th April 2019

Death toll climbs to 359 in Sri Lanka bombings: Police

The police have arrested over 10 people from the Muslim minority concentrated areas of Aluthgama and Beruwela in south of Colombo.

published on : 24th April 2019

Sri Lankan Muslims had warned intel about group behind Easter blasts

The Muslim Council of Sri Lanka claimed that they had warned the military intelligence about the local jihadist group National Thowheed Jamath three years ago.

published on : 22nd April 2019

Sri Lanka serial blasts: International network suspected of aiding National Tawheed Jamath

Sri Lanka said Monday it believed a local Islamist extremist group was behind deadly suicide bomb blasts that killed nearly 300 people while also suspecting the role of an international network.

published on : 22nd April 2019

Mangaluru woman dead, Bengaluru businessman hurt in Colombo blasts

The serial bomb blasts in Colombo have claimed the life of a woman from Mangaluru while a businessman from Bengaluru suffered injuries.

published on : 22nd April 2019

Eight arrested in connection with Sri Lanka blasts: Sri Lanka PM Ranil Wickremesinghe

The government is yet to ascertain whether the attackers had any 'overseas links'.

published on : 21st April 2019

Sri Lanka attacks: Air India waives cancellation charges for Colombo flight tickets

The airline has also requested passengers to report well in advance to clear security at Bandaranaike International Airport in Colombo.

published on : 21st April 2019

Jacqueline Fernandez, Siddharth and other actors condemn Sri Lanka killings

Bollywood celebrities like Jacqueline Fernandez, Shekhar Kapur and Vivek Anand Oberoi condemned the bloodbath as an act of cowardice.

published on : 21st April 2019