A grieving British dad has paid an emotional tribute to his wife and two children, who were killed in the Sri Lanka terror attacks. Ben Nicholson was with wife Anita and children Alex, 14, and Annabel, 11, when a suspected suicide bomber set off a device at the...
This was Sri Lanka’s worst terror attack since the civil war between minority Tamils and the government representing the Sinhalese majority which ended in 2009. The mass targeting of Christians and western-style hotels has taken the Sri Lankan authorities and western intelligence agencies by surprise. It is not...
A "drunk" mum allegedly burned her young son and daughter alive inside their home after "getting fed up with them". The evil woman doused her house in petrol before locking the front door of the house so the youngsters, aged four and one, would not be able to...
A memo warning about a planned terror attack was circulated 10 days before the devastating Easter Sunday blasts, a Sri Lankan minister claims. Harin Fernando, Minister of Telecommunication, shared a picture of a letter sent out on April 11. The letter was signed by the country's deputy inspector...
There will be a special place in hell for the monsters in Sri Lanka who murdered more than 200 church worshippers on Christianity’s holiest day, and hotel guests enjoying the weekend. The men, women and children killed or maimed by eight bomb blasts were innocent victims of unforgivable...
THIS is an appalling, indiscriminate attack on the citizens of a beautiful country and once again tourists, including Britons, are among the victims. Since the Indian Ocean tsunami in 2004 and the end of the Sri Lankan civil war 10 years ago, tourism has become a cornerstone of...
Labour MP Tulip Siddiq announced that she lost a relative in the bombings that left more than 200 dead in Sri Lanka. The politician did not say who the relative was in a tweet sent on Sunday night. The representative for Hampstead and Kilburn wrote: "I lost a...
A British father wandered the streets in a bloody shirt after his entire family were killed in the Sri Lanka Easter terror attacks. Ben Nicholson was on holiday with his wife Anita, 42, son Alex, 11, and young daughter Annabel, who have been confirmed dead. He was...
Sri Lankan authorities have arrested 13 people after the horrific Easter Sunday bombings that killed 290 victims. A series of blasts, most thought to be the work of suicide bombers, ripped through churches and luxury hotels yesterday, with five Brits among the dead. The bombings are being treated...
A professor who witnessed the carnage that followed a hotel explosion in Sri Lanka narrowly avoided becoming a victim - because he was late for breakfast. Kieran Arasaratnam has spoken of the bloody scene that unfolded in the Shangri-La hotel in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, part of...