The return of Sri Lankans from Christmas Island to Colombo overnight on an Australian government charter jet has fuelled speculation that Australian Border Force intercepted a suspected asylum vessel in the past week, the Australian reported.
The "technical issue" responsible for causing a mid-air drama on an AirAsia X flight from Perth to Kuala Lumpur was just the latest safety incident involving the low-cost airline, ABC Australia reported.
Muslim devotees across the world are took part in Eid al-Fitr celebrations to mark the end of the holy month of Ramadan on Sunday.
A Scottish woman whose Sri Lankan husband was murdered is appealing for funds so she can return home to Edinburgh, a foreign publication reported.
The government is to take action to change the administrative structure of SAITM and have the institute operate as a joint project between the government and private sector, a statement issued by the President on the issue said.
(REUTERS) Rescue workers in southwestern China pulled bodies out of piles of rock and mud on Sunday as they searched for 93 people missing after a landslide buried a mountain village, with some residents giving up hope of finding survivors.
Foreign Employment Minister Thalatha Athukorale has sought the help of the South Korean government to identify Sri Lankans who are visa overstayers in that country.
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