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Asia

Sri Lanka PM Ranil Wickremesinghe faces no-confidence motion

Parliament debating no-confidence motion against Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, who is likely to survive the vote.

Sri Lanka PM Ranil Wickremesinghe faces no-confidence motion

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka imposes state of emergency after communal riots

Nationwide state of emergency imposed to take 'stern action' following violence between Buddhist and Muslim groups.

Sri Lanka imposes state of emergency after communal riots

Asia

Sri Lanka ruling alliance suffers defeat in local polls

Party backed by former President Mahinda Rajapaksa scores landslide victory in key local elections.

Sri Lanka ruling alliance suffers defeat in local polls

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka's flip-flop on women alcohol ban slammed

Activists say President Sirisena's decision to reverse decision to lift ban on women buying alcohol is discriminatory.

Sri Lanka's flip-flop on women alcohol ban slammed

Sri Lanka

Fear grips Muslims in Sri Lanka's Ginthota after attack

Last week's violence left dozens of houses damaged and the local community scarred.

Fear grips Muslims in Sri Lanka's Ginthota after attack