Sri Lanka

Death toll from Sri Lanka's multiple blasts rises to 290: police

The death toll from the multiple explosions which shook Sri Lanka on Sunday has risen to 290, while over 500 have been injured, the police said Monday. Earlier reports put the number of casualties at 228, with 450 wounded in the nine attacks that occurred at three churches and four hotels across...

Monday, April 22, 2019 - 12:36pm

British PM condemns deadly bomb attacks in Sri Lanka

British Prime Minister Theresa May condemned the multiple bomb attacks on Sri Lankan churches and hotels that have claimed at least 138 lives and injured hundreds on Sunday. May said in a statement that "the acts of violence against churches and hotels in Sri Lanka are truly appalling, and my...

Monday, April 22, 2019 - 8:16am