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Sri Lanka 'sold' 2011 cricket World Cup final:...

Sri Lanka "sold" the 2011 World Cup final to India, the country's former sports minister said on Thursday, reviving one of cricket's most explosive match-fixing...

Safe for Catholic schools to reopen: Sri...

Lieutenant General Mahesh Senanayake said security forces would ensure that schools were not targeted by Islamic militants responsible for the April 21...

Sri Lanka under curfew after anti-Muslim...

Police said there were sporadic incidents of mobs pelting stones and torching motorcycles and cars owned by Muslims. In the town of Hettipola, at least...

Sri Lanka blocks social media after anti-Muslim...

"Don't laugh more, 1 day u will cry," was posted on Facebook by a Muslim shopkeeper, and local Christians took it to be a warning of an impending attack....

Sri Lanka expels 200 Islamic clerics after...

The country is overhauling its visa policy following fears that foreign clerics could radicalise locals

Sri Lanka names Easter suicide bombers

Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekera confirmed that two of the luxury hotels were bombed by two brothers from a wealthy Colombo family involved in spice exports....

Sri Lanka police chief refuses to quit over...

Sirisena said Friday that police chief Pujith Jayasundara had resigned but Jayasundara never sent the letter, officials said, and has remained in his government...

Sri Lanka resorts face uncertain future after...

Many holidaymakers got the first plane out of Colombo after the blasts -- at least 40 foreigners were among the dead -- raising fears for a tourism industry...

Fifteen dead as Sri Lanka forces raid Islamist...

The three men set off explosives, also killing three women and six children inside what was believed to a jihadist safe house near the eastern town of...

Scared Muslim refugees flee Sri Lankan homes...

Scores of Ahmadi Muslims who settled in Negombo after fleeing persecution in their home countries have been thrown out of their accommodation by landlords,...

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