Deadly Easter bombings in Sri Lanka

Published: 22 Apr 2019 | Updated: 22 Apr 2019   

INTERNATIONAL

Blood stains are seen on a statue of Jesus Christ after a bomb blast inside a church in Negombo, Sri Lanka, April 21 - Reuters

Crime scene officials inspect the site of a bomb blast inside a church in Negombo, April 21, 2019. More than 200 people were killed and at least 450 injured in bomb blasts that ripped through churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, the first major attack on the Indian Ocean island since the end of a civil war 10 years ago - Reuters

A relative of a victim of the explosion at St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade church, reacts at the police mortuary in Colombo, April 21 - Reuters

Sri Lankan military stand guard inside a church after an explosion in Negombo, April 21 - Reuters

A shoe of a victim is seen in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade church after an explosion in Colombo, April 21 - Reuters

Sri Lankan military officials stand guard in front of the St. Anthony's Shrine, Kochchikade church after an explosion in Colombo, April 21 - Reuters

A statue of St. James is pictured after a bomb blast inside a church in Negombo, April 21 - Reuters

China releases British consulate worker

China releases British consulate worker

A worker at the UK consulate in Hong Kong has ...

2 suspects of Jubo League leader murder killed in Cox's Bazar ‘gunfight’

2 suspects of Jubo League leader murder killed in Cox's Bazar ‘gunfight’

Two Rohingya youths, suspects in the murder of Jubo League ...

Youth stabbed dead for resisting rape bid in Chuadana, criminal lynched

Youth stabbed dead for resisting rape bid in Chuadana, criminal lynched

A criminal was beaten to death by angry mob after ...

Brazil sends army to tackle Amazon fires

Brazil sends army to tackle Amazon fires

Brazil's president has ordered the armed forces to help fight ...

Curly bob, South Indian face perfect for part: Vidya Balan

Curly bob, South Indian face perfect for part: Vidya Balan

Even as she was inundated with biopic offers, the Shakuntala ...

Jubo League leader shot dead in Cox’s Bazar

Jubo League leader shot dead in Cox’s Bazar

A Jubo League leader was shot dead allegedly by Rohingya ...

Messi has made me a better player: Ronaldo

Messi has made me a better player: Ronaldo

Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo recently spoke about his biggest and ...

Woman dies of dengue in Satkhira

Woman dies of dengue in Satkhira

A housewife died of mosquito-borne disease dengue in Satkhira Sadar upazila early ...