Day: March 11, 2018

Police investigate fresh anti-Muslim attack in Sri Lanka

Vandals attacked a Muslim-owned restaurant in Sri Lanka on Sunday in an alleged “hate crime”, police said, as tensions remain high across the island following a week of violent riots.



President Maithripala Sirisena was able to deliver long term benefits to Sri Lanka while establishing peace & reconciliation

The Indian President Ram Nath Kovind says the current President Maithripala Sirisena has been able to deliver long term benefits to Sri Lanka while establishing peace and reconciliation in the country.



Five killed in Nilaveli boat accident

Five persons were killed after a boat in which they were picking flowers capsized on Periyakulam tank in Nilaveli.



Anti-Muslim Riots a heavy blow to tourism, economy: Ranil

The latest wave of anti-Muslim riots that triggered curfews and a nation-wide state of emergency has damaged Sri Lanka’s international image and was a major blow to the economy, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said.