More attacks to happen in Lanka? US, Oz issue warning

“Terrorists are very likely to try to carry out attacks in Sri Lanka. Attacks could be indiscriminate, including in places visited by foreigners.” Continue Reading

LTTE planned air strike on Colombo from Chennai: Lankan Prez

In a sensational claim, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has said LTTE militants had planned to attack Colombo with an aircraft flying from Chennai in 2009. Continue Reading

Modi in Nepal to attend BIMSTEC Summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived here today to attend the 4th BIMSTEC Summit on the sidelines of which he will hold bilateral meetings with regional leaders, including Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena and Bangladeshi Premier Sheikh Hasina. Continue Reading

Human-elephant conflict in Lanka escalates; urgent steps taken

Colombo: Sri Lanka today announced plans to substantially extend electric fencing after marauding elephants killed 375 people in the past five years and villagers retaliated by slaughtering nearly 1,200 of the beasts. Continue Reading