Security tightened at BIA; no visitors allowed

Sri Lanka, April 21 -- Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) has requested all passengers to be at the airport four hours prior to their flight. Reportedly, the BIA has restricted access to visito... Read More

Over 40 killed in blasts at three churches and three hotels

Sri Lanka, April 21 -- Over 40 persons have reportedly been killed while more than 260 people have been injured and admitted to the Colombo National Hospital following the explosions in Colombo this m... Read More

Another explosion at Zion Church in Batticaloa

Sri Lanka, April 21 -- Another explosion is reported from the Zion Church in Batticaloa this morning (21), according to Ada Derana reporter. Reportedly, nearly 300 persons have been hospitalized foll... Read More

Three more explosions at Shangri-La, Cinnamon Grand and Kingsbury

Sri Lanka, April 21 -- Three more explosions are reported from Shangri-La, Cinnamon Grand and The Kingsbury Hotels in Colombo this morning (21), stated Ada Derana reporter. Three other explosions wer... Read More

Another explosion at Katuwapitiya Church

Sri Lanka, April 21 -- Another explosion has been reported at the Katuwapitiya Church in Katana this morning (21), stated the Police Media Spokesperson. At least 35 persons have been injured in the e... Read More

Explosion at Kochchikade Church

Sri Lanka, April 21 -- An explosion has been reported from the Kochchikade Church in Kotahena at around 8.45 a.m. this morning (21), stated Ada Derana reporter. Reportedly, over 80 injured persons ha... Read More

International community condemns tragic explosions in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka, April 21 -- The international community including the heads of states have deplored the explosions that took place in several places across the island today (21). Issuing a twitter message... Read More

Police seize van allegedly used to transport explosives to Colombo

Sri Lanka, April 21 -- A van has been seized by the police in Wellawatte area on suspicion of transporting explosives to Colombo for the tragic blasts that took place today (21). Reportedly, the driv... Read More

Afternoon thundershowers expected

Sri Lanka, April 21 -- Possibility for afternoon thundershowers is still high over the island, according to the Department of Meteorology. The general public is kindly requested to take adequate preca... Read More

Easter Day bombing: 32 foreigners dead

Sri Lanka, April 21 -- A total of thirty-two foreigners from are among the killed in the explosions took place in Colombo today (21), stated the Chairman of Sri Lanka Tourism. The killed foreign nati... Read More