Sri Lanka’s central bank has secured foreign exchange to pay for fuel and cooking gas shipments that will ease crippling shortages, its governor said on Thursday, but police fired tear gas and water canon to push back student protesters. Most of Sri
“The Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority has confirmed that international travellers can use their passports and airline tickets as curfew passes to travel to and from the airport. “The economic situation is deteriorating in Sri Lanka with shortages of basic necessities including
Michelle Bachelet, the UN’s High Commissioner for Human Rights, has called on the authorities in Sri Lanka to prevent further violence, and urged restraint and meaningful dialogue to address the grievances of the population. She said: “I am deeply troubled by the escalation
NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Sri Lanka’s defense ministry ordered security forces on Tuesday to shoot anyone who was causing injury to people or property. The order comes a day after violent clashes on the island left eight dead.
If you are looking for somewhere more unusual to buy a holiday or retirement home, Sri Lanka might fit the bill. It was voted the number one country to visit by Lonely Planet just before the pandemic struck in 2019. It is
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