US urges Sirisena to immediately reconvene parliament

The US has called on Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena to immediately reconvene parliament to allow the democratically elected representatives there in deciding who will lead their government following a political turmoil sparked by the sudden sacking of Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe. Continue Reading

UN chief calls for global support for victims of terrorism

The UN General Assembly adopted a resolution last December and proclaimed 21 August as the annual day to honour and support victims and survivors of terrorism. Continue Reading