Sri Lanka has dropped a proposal to decriminalize homosexuality following protests, a senior cabinet minister said Wednesday.
A drunk pilot who wanted to take off on a flight from Frankfurt to Colombo with more than 270 passengers on board was stopped by the cabin crew, according to a report from news site hessenschau.de...
Forty-four Sri Lanka migrants including nine children have been found in the waters off Lhoknga in Indonesia's westernmost province of Aceh, local media reported Sunday.
Rescue workers recovered 21 bodies from two mudslides in central Sri Lanka, while more than 100 other people remained unaccounted for, a local government official said Wednesday.
Sri Lanka assured the visiting UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein on Tuesday that it would adhere to its commitments on human rights and probe war crimes during the final...
The top UN human rights official began a four-day visit to Sri Lanka Saturday to assess progress in investigating alleged war crimes and improving reconciliation.
Sri Lanka Tuesday destroyed 359 confiscated elephant tusks weighing over 1.5 tons, officials said.