Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka spy chief, president blamed for Easter attack lapses

Parliament inquiry says bitter feud between president and prime minister led to security lapses before attacks.

Sri Lanka spy chief, president blamed for Easter attack lapses

Sri Lanka

'Harsh actions against Muslims risk Sri Lanka peace'

Unfair treatment of Muslims after Easter attacks could raise sectarian tensions to dangerous levels, warns think-tank.

ICG: 'Dangerous' actions against Muslims risk Sri Lanka peace

Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka ends emergency rule imposed after Easter bombings

Government was accused of unjustly arresting Muslim citizens under the decree, which gave sweeping powers to detain.

Sri Lanka ends emergency rule imposed after Easter bombings

Sri Lanka

After the Easter massacre, Sri Lanka nun heals religious tension

Sister Christine supports survivors in need and Muslims facing backlash following ISIL-claimed attack that killed 253.

After the Easter massacre, Sri Lanka nun heals religious tension

Sri Lanka bombings

Sri Lanka attacks not linked to ISIL: Investigator

Attackers followed ISIL 'ideology' but had no link with them, investigator said.

Sri Lankan investigator: No ISIL link to Easter bombings

Sri Lanka bombings

Sri Lanka bombings: Top officials accused of negligence get bail

Police chief Pujith Jayasundara and ex-Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando were arrested for 'crimes against humanity'.

Sri Lanka bombings: Top officials accused of negligence get bail

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

Sri Lanka bombings

'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'