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UAE spy suspect committed suicide in prison, Turkey says

A man held by Turkey on suspicion of spying for...

Tourist arrivals in Colombo to drop by 50pc after bombings

Tourist arrivals in Colombo will fall by 50 per cent...

Indonesia floods, landslides claim 29 lives

Landslides and floods triggered by torrential rain have killed at...

Sri Lanka on high alert after warnings of more attacks

Sri Lankan security officials have warned that the Islamist militants...

Sri Lanka bans face veils after Easter bombings

Sri Lanka has banned face coverings in public, following a...

Bollywood stars, rich Indians vote in fourth phase of election

Some of India’s richest families, Bollywood stars and others voted...

How 'laid back' Sri Lanka became a soft target for Islamist strike

A week ago, Sri Lankan tourist guide Ricky Costa was...

More than 270 election staff die from overwork in Indonesia

Ten days after Indonesia held the world’s biggest single-day elections,...

Australia PM promises migration cut if re-elected

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison, trailing in opinion polls ahead...

Islamic State claims attack on east coast city of Sri Lanka

Islamic State claimed on Saturday that three of its members...

Sri Lanka bans groups suspected to be behind attacks

Sri Lanka’s president on Saturday outlawed two Islamist groups suspected...

Relatives of Sri Lanka bombings’ mastermind wounded in shootout

The wife and a daughter of the suspected mastermind of...

Sri Lanka police chief refusing to quit despite president's request

Sri Lanka’s police chief has refused a request by President...

'Black sheep': The mastermind of Sri Lanka's Easter Sunday bombs

Mohamed Hashim Mohamed Zahran was 12 years old when he...

15 dead as troops engage in gunfight with militants in Sri Lanka

The bodies of 15 people, including six children, were discovered...

Sri Lankan police engage in shootout during raid

Shooting erupted between security forces and a group of men...

North Korea accuses US of 'bad faith'

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has accused the US of...

Sri Lanka Muslims brave militant threats for Jumma prayers

At 12:10 pm Friday, men and boys in a Muslim...

Suspected ringleader behind Sri Lanka blasts killed in attack

The alleged ringleader behind Sri Lanka's Easter Sunday bombings was...

Sri Lankan police looking for 140 with IS links

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena said on Friday police are...

Lankans urged to pray privately, avoid mosques, churches

Sri Lankans of different faiths have been urged to pray...

Sri Lanka revises death toll from attacks down by 100

Sri Lankan officials revised the death toll from Easter Sunday...

Lankan defence secretary resigns for failing to prevent bombing

Sri Lankan Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando told Reuters on Thursday...