Sri Lanka

U.S. News
The Trump administration is challenging a federal appeals court ruling that blocked the deportation of a man from Sri Lanka.
World News
Churches in Colombo, Sri Lanka were closed after over 250 people were killed in suicide bombings on April 21.
World News
President Maithripala Sirisena’s office cited concerns over identification and national security in the wake of the deadly bombings.
World News
Authorities said the militants detonated three explosives and opened fire during the raid.
Asian Voices
Hundreds gathered at mosques across Sri Lanka on Friday, despite warnings that places of worship could be targeted by militants through the weekend.
World News
Mohamed Zahran, the leader of local militant group National Towheed Jamaat, was known for his vitriolic extremist speeches on social media.
Asian Voices
The archbishop of Colombo and other religious leaders are cautioning Sri Lankans against attending worship services for the foreseeable future.
World News
The country's top health official said the blasts had damaged some bodies beyond recognition, making accurate identification difficult.
World News
Eighteen suspects were arrested overnight, raising the total detained to 58.
Politics
Although Christians are currently a minority in Sri Lanka, Christianity has a long history in the island nation.
Videos
Fox News hosts are raging over just two words used by former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.
World News
Officials said the death toll from Sunday's attacks had risen to 321.
World News
In a since-deleted tweet, the president made his second major social media mix up concerning the deadly Easter attacks.
U.S. News
Dieter Kowalski, 40, of Denver and Kieran Shafritz de Zoysa, a fifth grader at Sidwell Friends in Washington, D.C., both died in Sunday's attacks.
Politics
Minutes later the supposedly grief-torn president tweeted he's "never been happier or more content" as he bragged about the U.S. economy.
World News
The nationwide social media blockage came after eight blasts swept through Sri Lankan churches and hotels on Easter Sunday, killing more than 200 people.
World News
More than 500 people were also wounded in the attacks.
World News
President Maithripala Sirisena imposed a state of emergency for seven days, aiming to stop the violence from spreading to other parts of the country.
Style
“Society, people’s opinion or Bollywood celebrities should not dictate what we wear.”