The Povlsen family have thanked the public for their condolences after they lost three of their four “beloved and beautiful” children in the Sri Lanka terror attacks.
A Muslim man was killed and dozens of shops and mosques were destroyed in communal violence in apparent retaliation for the Easter Sunday bombings that killed more than 250 people, a Sri Lankan cabinet minister has said.
The Catholic Church in Sri Lanka has held the first regular Sunday Mass since the Easter suicide bombings of churches and hotels killed more than 250 people.
Sri Lankan Catholics celebrated Sunday Mass in their homes for a second week as churches remain closed after reports of possible fresh attacks by Islamic extremists.
A small village in eastern Sri Lanka has held what is thought to be the first Mass since Catholic leaders closed all their churches for fear of further attacks.
Sri Lanka’s government has banned face coverings that conceal people’s identities in the wake of the Easter Sunday terror attacks.
Dundee man tells of losing 4 family members in terror attacks as city stands in solidarity with Sri Lanka
A Dundee man has told of being left "paralysed" with grief after four of his family members were killed in the Easter Sunday terror attacks in Sri Lanka.
Sri Lankan security forces have found 15 bodies, including six children, after militants linked to the Easter bombings opened fire and set off explosives during a raid on their house in the country’s east, police said.
A candlelight vigil in City Square, Dundee, with prayers and speeches was held for victims of the Sri Lanka attacks. Religious leaders joined to condemn the attacks along with local politicians. Dundee man tells of losing 4 family members in terror attacks as city stands in solidarity with Sri Lanka
Sri Lankan soldiers have exchanged gunfire with suspects after attempting to raid a building in the country’s Eastern Province as part of the ongoing investigation into the Easter Sunday suicide bomb attacks.