Sri Lanka urged to lift social media ban as critics slam government and Facebook for past failure to act on hate speech.
14 Mar 2018 07:14
Police have imposed a curfew in some parts of the main city of Srinagar and have shut down schools and businesses.
13 Mar 2018 09:58
Sri Lanka's week-long state of emergency has not been lifted, as expected. It was imposed after Muslim-owned homes and businesses were set on fire by Sinhalese Buddhist nationalist gangs.
13 Mar 2018 12:48
Since violence erupted in Sri Lanka, the economy has taken a hit and the prime minister admits his country's reputation has been tarnished.
09 Mar 2018 06:29
Mob attacks in Kandy are targeted and well planned, witnesses say, as fears grow over threats to Sri Lanka's stability.
08 Mar 2018 07:44
A shop and a mosque attacked in Sri Lanka as communal violence continues despite imposition of state of emergency.
06 Mar 2018 09:55
India's news media face backlash over graphics showing Sridevi in bathrooms to illustrate how she died
27 Feb 2018 09:02
Producers of first Tamil film to be made in Sri Lanka after nearly four decades hope it will be the start of a homegrown revival.
26 Feb 2018 11:52
Bollywood actress Sridevi Kapoor died of accidental drowning, a Dubai forensic report says
26 Feb 2018 11:52
Tributes are paid to Indian superstar Sridevi Kapoor, who has died of a heart attack aged 54.
26 Feb 2018 12:12
During a career spanning five decades, Sridevi captivated India as a huge box office success.
25 Feb 2018 01:59
A paramilitary camp in Srinagar has been attacked just hours after a two-day attack on another camp in Jammu was ended.
12 Feb 2018 08:34
A photo roundup of some of last week's events, including Sri Lankan Independence Day parade and protests in Greece.
09 Feb 2018 09:19
As Sri Lanka marks 70 years of independence, the nation has a long road ahead in tackling post-war reconciliation.
04 Feb 2018 05:07
Sri Lankan filmmaker Jude Ratnam on the challenges of confronting the legacy of his country's brutal civil war.
01 Feb 2018 12:42
Seven years after the death of his only son, Mohammad Ashraf Mattoo is still struggling to find justice in Srinagar.
13 Dec 2017 02:18
A late season cyclone blows through Sri Lanka and is forecast to take an unusual course
02 Dec 2017 04:54
A woman deported from Sri Lanka for having a tattoo of the Buddha is compensated for her treatment.
15 Nov 2017 10:42
After an eight-year hiatus over security fears, cricket fans celebrate the sport's return in a match against Sri Lanka.
31 Oct 2017 02:35
Sri Lankan authorities have arrested a man for allegedly trying to smuggle gold bars hidden in his rectum. A Customs spokesman said officials found 400g of gold, worth about 2m Sri Lankan rupees (£9,351; $13,932), inside the suspect's rectal cavity.
24 Dec 2015 06:54