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Sri Lanka leader’s speech criticized as crisis grows

Sri Lankans have criticized a Wednesday night speech by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa in which he ignored calls to resign and vowed to restore order. In his first national address since protests began last month, he offered to…

Sri Lanka protests: Second night of property burnings

Sri Lanka witnessed a second night of arson attacks on Tuesday, with properties damaged in the town of Negombo, near the capital, Colombo. A mob torched a luxury holiday resort owned by the son of the former Prime Minister,…

Prehistoric Megalith monuments found in Sri Lanka

Colombo/ Sri Lanka - An exciting discovery of 15 Iron Age Megalith monuments has been unearthed in Sri Lanka, an island country in South Asia. The discovery, dating back about 2500 years, came to light in the Kithulkote area of…