[COLOMBO] From an artificial island in Sri Lanka to a bridge in Bangladesh and hydropower projects in Nepal and Indonesia, China's trillion-dollar Belt and Road plan is stuttering under the...

[COLOMBO] Sri Lanka Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, who oversaw a brutal end to a decades-long conflict with Tamil separatists, said Wednesday the country was withdrawing from a United Nations...

Since Singapore and Sri Lanka's independence, both nations have been enjoying cordial...

MALAYSIAN theme park developer and operator Sim Leisure Group on Tuesday announced it will bring its theme parks to Sri Lanka, under a memorandum of understanding (MOU) signed with Sri Lanka-...

[COLOMBO] Sri Lanka President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has acknowledged for the first time that more than 23,500 people missing for a decade since the end of the country's protracted Tamil war are dead...

[COLOMBO] Sri Lankan authorities have arrested a former minister who allegedly recorded 100,000 phone calls, the sometimes lewd and compromising contents of which were leaked on social media.

[NEW DELHI] India, anxious to counter China's influence in the region, on Friday offered hundreds of millions of dollars in aid to Sri Lanka as the island's new president made his maiden overseas...

[COLOMBO] Sri Lanka slashed taxes by nearly half on Wednesday in a bid to boost an economy still struggling after deadly Easter Sunday suicide bombings that crippled the country's booming tourism...

[COLOMBO] Sri Lanka's central bank chief Indrajith Coomaraswamy said on Monday he was resigning and would step down on Dec 20, citing personal reasons and the age limit for staff of regulated...

[COLOMBO] Sri Lanka's new President Gotabaya Rajapaksa will swear in his elder brother Mahinda - a former president himself - as prime minister, a spokesman told AFP Wednesday.