Sri Lanka

Is Sri Lanka using the Easter attacks to limit digital freedom?

Sri Lanka has drafted a new cybersecurity bill but experts warn country could be using political turmoil to pass laws.

Is Sri Lanka using the Easter attacks to limit digital freedom?

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka police chief arrested over Easter attacks failures

Nine other senior police officers have been named by attorney-general as suspects over alleged security lapses.

Sri Lanka police chief arrested over Easter attacks failures

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'Charge Sri Lanka police chief with crimes against humanity'

Attorney general says the police chief and ex-defence secretary should be charged for failing to prevent Easter attacks.

'Charge Sri Lanka police chief with crimes against humanity'

Sri Lanka bombings

Sri Lanka blasts: Probes of ex-defence secretary, police advised

The special board of inquiry finds 'major lapses' led to a failure to stop Easter bombings that killed more than 250.

Sri Lanka blasts: Probes of ex-defence secretary, police advised

Sri Lanka

Fear in Sri Lanka as monk calls for stoning of Muslims

Top monk says Muslims should be stoned amid unsubstantiated reports of Muslim doctor sterilising Buddhist women.

Fear in Sri Lanka as monk calls for stoning of Muslims

101 East

Sri Lanka’s New War

101 East investigates what led to Sri Lanka’s Easter attacks and whether they could have been prevented.

Asia

India's Modi makes unscheduled stop at bombed Sri Lanka church

The Indian leader visits church bombed during Easter on his first trip to neighbouring Sri Lanka since his re-election.

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka intelligence chief fired after criticism over bombings

President Sirisena fires chief of national intelligence for suggesting he had been forewarned about Easter bombings.

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Muslim ministers quit to protest 'threat to community'

Muslim ministers resign after hardline Buddhist monks demand their removal following deadly Easter bombings.

Sri Lanka Muslim ministers quit to protest 'threat to community'

Sri Lanka

In Sri Lanka, Muslims say Sinhala neighbours turned against them

Muslims live in fear after wave of attacks is blamed on Buddhist hardliners in the wake of the Easter Sunday bombings.

In Sri Lanka, Muslims say Sinhala neighbours turned against them

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Sri Lanka orders nationwide curfew amid anti-Muslim riots

Indefinite curfew imposed in North Western Province where Muslim man was killed on Monday.

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Sri Lanka blocks social media again after attacks on Muslims

Regulators instructed to temporarily block Facebook, other platforms after Christians attack mosques and Muslims' shops.

Sri Lanka blocks social media again after attacks on Muslims

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Police impose curfew on Sri Lankan town after mosques attacked

Christians attacked mosques and Muslim-owned businesses in Chilaw after what they believed was a threat on Facebook.

Police impose curfew on Sri Lankan town after mosques attacked

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Sri Lanka's Catholics hold first Sunday mass since Easter attacks

Catholic church holds its first public Sunday mass since bombings in churches and hotels killed more than 250 people.

Sri Lanka's Catholics hold first Sunday mass since Easter attacks

Sri Lanka bombings

Sri Lanka police chief: All suspects in blasts killed or arrested

All those responsible for the Easter suicide bombings that killed 257 people are accounted for, police chief says.

Sri Lanka police chief: All suspects in blasts killed or arrested