Sri Lanka’s parliament Tuesday defied President Maithripala Sirisena and resumed investigations into security lapses surrounding the Easter suicide bombings that killed 258 people, officials said, as a political crisis in the country deepened.
Investigators have dismantled a major part of the network linked to Sri Lanka’s Easter Sunday bombings.
A series of 8 devastating bomb blasts ripped through high-end hotels and churches.
Sri Lankan President appoints a new 30-member cabinet after the reinstatement of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.
Ranil Wickremesinghe was sworn in as Sri Lanka’s prime minister.
Through three decades of post-independence civil unrest, Sri Lanka operated as a flawed yet commendable democracy. But in the past month, the country’s politicians have unleashed a democratic crisis and become a laughing stock.
Rajapaksa and his government on hold till the case is heard on Dec. 12, a court orders.
Sri Lankan President to probe the alleged fraud took place under Wickremesinghe.
Wickremesinghe says over a billion dollars of development aid had been frozen.
The Chinese Embassy in Sri Lanka has dismissed allegations by a local legislator.
Sri Lanka lunches the Greater Kurunegala Water Supply and Sewerage Project.
Sri Lanka to study granting visa free entry to visitors from certain countries.
Sri Lanka launches a tourist-friendly tuk tuk service which initially will cover the capital.
The World Cup trophy has arrived in Sri Lanka for the first time as the most coveted prize in global football started a 54-country tour ahead of the 2018 tournament in Russia.