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May 13, 2019
Six-hour curfew imposed in Sri Lanka as communal violence spreads; social media ban reimposedA six-hour countrywide curfew was enforced in Sri Lanka on Monday as communal violence spread to new areas in the island nation in the latest fallout from the Easter Sunday suicide bombings
May 04, 2019
Sri Lanka: Explosives recovered from backyard of Welipenna mosque by special task force, policeExplosives were recovered from the backyard of a mosque at Welipenna on Friday night during a joint operation carried out by the Special Task Force and the police,
May 03, 2019
Kumar Sangakkara's appointment as first non-British president of MCC has brought smiles back to Sri LankaIt has been tough two weeks for Sri Lanka following the Easter Sunday bombings. The news of Sangakkara becoming MCC president brought smiles back on Sri Lankans' faces. After all, he is the country's most favourite son.
May 01, 2019
Sri Lanka blasts: Sirisena denies reports on Muslims fleeing parts of country, claims request for 'face veil' ban came from community leadersPresident Maithripala Sirisena denied reports claiming that hundreds of Muslim refugees fled Negombo and other parts of the country in the aftermath of the Easter blasts in Sri Lanka while claiming support from Muslim community in the 'face veil' ban
Apr 27, 2019
Sri Lanka postpone under-19 home series against Pakistan after Easter attacks, says reportThe Pakistan under-19 side, captained by Rohail Nazir, was scheduled to arrive in Sri Lanka on 30 April to play two four-day matches, followed by three one-dayers.
Mar 29, 2016
Pakistan's Oscar winning director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy pays tribute to Easter blast victimsPakistan's first Academy award winner, director Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, has paid tribute to victims of the Easter bombing in the eastern city of Lahore with a short film posted to her Facebook page
Mar 28, 2016
Lahore blasts: Christian community felt there could be backlash after Qadri's executionThe worst fears of Pakistan's Christians came true with the carnage in Lahore on Easter Sunday, said activists who had braced for a backlash since thousands took to the streets over the execution of a murderer feted as an Islamist hero.