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Mar 13, 2018
Sri Lanka law and order minister says no need to extend state of EmergencyPresident Maithripala Sirisena has appointed a three-member commission to probe the communal clashes in Kandy.
Mar 10, 2018
Authorities in Sri Lanka maintain tight vigil as Kandy seeks return to normalcy days after sectarian violenceAs authorities in Sri Lanka finally get a grip on the unrest, which was sparked by a single incident on 4 March, security remains tight in Kandy.
Mar 09, 2018
Sri Lanka communal clashes: 81 suspects arrested after fresh anti-Muslim violence erupts in KandyThe communal violence between majority Sinhala Buddhists and minority Muslims in the Indian Ocean island nation has not subsided despite a state of emergency and a heavy deployment of troops in riot-hit Kandy district
Mar 08, 2018
Sri Lanka returns to throes of sectarian conflict: India would be well advised to help douse the flamesWhat is fairly certain is that conflicts between the Sinhala and Muslim communities in Sri Lanka will likely become India’s business if matters get worse.
Mar 07, 2018
Emergency in Sri Lanka enters Day 2: Opposition slams govt for inaction; police and armed forces given more powersThe State of Emergency in Sri Lanka entered the second day on Wednesday, with the Opposition slamming President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickeremesinghe for alleged inaction in the Buddhist-Muslim communal clashes in Kandy district.