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Over 6 Million People In Crisis-hit Sri Lanka Are 'Food Insecure': World Food Programme

Over 6 Million People In Crisis-hit Sri Lanka Are 'Food Insecure': World Food Programme

The economic crisis has led to an acute shortage of essential items like food, medicine, cooking gas, fuel and toilet paper, with Sri Lankans being forced to wait in lines for hours outside stores to buy fuel and cooking gas.

16 July 2022
Frustration, Fury And Fire: How Protests Panned Out In Sri Lanka

Frustration, Fury And Fire: How Protests Panned Out In Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Crisis: 'Gota Go Home' the hashtag under which the protests first began drew thousands of frustrated and angry people on to the capital’s sea...

16 July 2022

Sri Lanka's Opposition Parties Set To Meet To Discuss Formation Of New All-Party Government

Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has announced that he will resign in favour of an all-party government. It has also been reported that President...

Sri Lanka: Former PM Mahinda Rajapaksa Faces Calls For Arrest As Violence Claims Eight Lives

Sri Lanka: Former PM Mahinda Rajapaksa Faces Calls For Arrest As Violence Claims Eight Lives

Mahinda Rajapaksa has been accused by the Opposition of inciting the ruling party mobs to attack peaceful protesters by making a defiant speech while...

10 May 2022

Sri Lanka To Receive World Bank Aid To Face Economic Crisis

Sri Lanka is on the brink of bankruptcy, with nearly $7 billion of its total $25 billion in foreign debt due for repayment this year. A severe shortage of...

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23 March 2022
Sri Lanka’s Financial Meltdown Could Be End Of The Road For Rajapaksa Family

Sri Lanka’s Financial Meltdown Could Be End Of The Road For Rajapaksa Family

The Russia-Ukraine war which has led to a steep hike in oil prices has further amplified Sri Lanka’s economic problems. The crisis resulting from Sri Lanka...


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