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Death toll in the Sri Lanka bombings jumps to 290

Explosions at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka killed 290 people and injured more than 500 Sunday. This is what we know so far: ○ Police say Sunday's attacks were a coordinated attack by suicide bombers. ○ Churches were attacked as worshipers ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

The Latest: Sri Lanka says 6 attacks were suicide bombers

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — The Latest on explosions in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday (all times local):. 11:45 a.m.. A Sri Lankan government forensic crime analyst tells The Associated Press that the six near-simultaneous attacks on three churches and three ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Live: Sri Lanka Easter Sunday bombing | Police arrest 13 in connection with blasts, six Indians among 290 killed

Over 290 people were killed and nearly 500 injured in a series of blasts that shook Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday. Churches and luxury hotels were targeted in the deadliest incidents since the civil war ended a decade ago. As many as eight blasts occurred in ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sri Lanka Blasts Live News:7 suicide bombers carried out Easter blasts

Authorities investigating if attackers had any "overseas links". There have been no attacks in Sri Lanka linked to foreign Islamist groups, but in January, police seized a haul of explosives and detonators following the arrest of four men from a newly formed ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

52 Dead, 300 Injured In Multiple Blasts In Sri Lanka's Churches, Hotels

At least 52 people have been killed and hundreds injured after explosions in three churches and three hotels in and around the Sri Lankan capital of Colombo, according to sources. The blasts hit several high-end hotels and a church in Colombo, while two ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sri Lanka says attacks carried out by suicide bombers, international network involved

Seven suicide bombers took part in the attacks on churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka that killed 290 people and wounded more than 500, an investigator said on Monday, while a government spokesman said an international network was involved.
Sunday, April 21, 2019

99 killed, over 300 hurt in Sri Lanka serial blasts targeting churches, hotels on Easter

Six serial blasts rocked Sri Lanka early on Sunday morning. The explosions hit 3 churches and two luxury hotels in Colombo and other parts of the country, killing at least 99 people. At least 99 people have died so far while over 300 others have been injured ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sri Lanka Blasts Live News: National Tawheed Jamath hand suspected, suicide bombers Lankan nationals

The US and Canada have issued travel advisories to their citizens seeking to visit Sri Lanka, citing threats of terrorism, a day after the calm of Easter Sunday was shattered by gruesome bombings targeting the country's churches and hotels that killed at least ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

290 Including 5 Indians Killed In Sri Lanka Serial Blasts, 24 Arrested

Five Indians are among the 290 killed in a series of blasts that which struck Sri Lanka on Sunday, in the worst violence to hit the island nation since the civil war that ended a decade ago. The powerful blasts - six in quick succession on Easter morning and ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sri Lanka blasts: Curfew declared; 2 more blasts reported after 6 explosions kill 185 people

Sri Lankan churches and hotels were hit by six explosions on Easter Sunday, wounding several people, police sources said. According to reports, 185 people are dead and 400 injured. The death toll also includes 35 foreigners. As per police spokesperson, ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sri Lanka Blasts Live Updates: Eighth blast rocks the island nation, 160 dead so far

​Sri Lanka explosions. 21 Apr, 2019. Easter Day bomb blasts at three Sri Lankan churches and three luxury hotels killed hundreds of people and left several injured, following a lull in major attacks since the end of the civil war 10 years ago.In pic: Military ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sri Lanka Blasts Live Updates: 8 blasts rock the island nation, 207 dead so far

​Sri Lanka explosions. 21 Apr, 2019. Easter Day bomb blasts at three Sri Lankan churches and three luxury hotels killed hundreds of people and left several injured, following a lull in major attacks since the end of the civil war 10 years ago.In pic: Military ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sri Lanka imposes curfew after at least 207 killed in attacks

Authorities in Sri Lanka have launched a massive security operation and imposed a curfew after a wave of bombs in churches and hotels in Sri Lanka killed at least 207 people and injured 450. The eight blasts, some of which officials said were suicide bomb ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sri Lanka blasts: 215 killed, 500 injured on Easter Sunday, curfew imposed

Colombo: A string of eight devastating blasts, including suicide attacks, struck churches and luxury hotels frequented by foreigners in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, killing 215 people and shattering a decade of peace in the island nation since the end of the ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

Sri Lanka Bomb Blast: श्रीलंका में सिलसिलेवार बम धमाकों में 3 भारतीय सहित 207 लोगों की मौत, 400 से अधिक घायल

Sri Lanka Blast: श्रीलंका में हुए सिलसिलेवार बम धमाकों (Sri Lanka Bomb Blast) में 3 भारतीय नागरिकों की भी मौत हुई है. विदेश मंत्री सुषमा स्वराज ने ट्वीट कर इसकी जानकारी दी. बता दें कि श्रीलंका (Sri Lanka) में तीन गिरजाघरों और तीन होटलों में सहित 8 जगहों पर एक के बाद एक हुए विस्फोटों में (Sri Lanka Blasts) में मरने वालों की संख्या बढ़कर 207 हो गई है और 400 से अधिक लोग घायल हैं. दरअसल यह धमाका उस समय हुआ, जब ईस्टर की प्रार्थना के लिए लोग चर्च में एकत्रित हुए थे. चर्च के बाहर भीड़ थी. धमाके में कई विदेशी नागरिकों के मारे जाने की भी खबर है. सुषमा स्वराज ने ट्वीट किया, 'भारतीय उच्चायोग ने ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

A Horrific Flashback in Sri Lanka

When Sri Lanka's brutal civil war ended in an equally brutal fashion a decade ago, there was hope that the island nation could leave its past behind. The Easter Sunday bombings, the first attacks of this scale since the war, are a reminder of how fragile the ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019

What's Behind the Terrorist Attacks in Sri Lanka?

More than 200 people have been killed in simultaneous explosions at churches and hotels in Sri Lanka that also injured several hundred victims. The coordinated attacks took place on Sunday morning. According to media reports, there were eight blasts in all ...
Sunday, April 21, 2019