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Sri Lanka’s Church leaders hail ‘people power’ as country’s president flees...

Sri Lanka's president flew out of his country to the Maldives in a probable prelude to his resignation

Pope Francis urges authorities in Sri Lanka ‘not to ignore the...

"I renew my appeal for peace and I implore those who have authority not to ignore the cry of the poor and the necessities of the people”

Sri Lanka’s religious leaders echo calls for president’s resignation over economic...

Methodist Bishop Asiri Perera said Rajapaksa’s resignation “will be the first step for the recovery of the nation”

Sri Lankans return to cooking with firewood as economy burns

The switch began at the beginning of the year when more than 1,000 kitchens exploded across the country, killing at least seven people

Cardinal Ranjith calls on Sri Lanka’s president, government to step down

The Church leader said the president and his government “have no moral right to continue office anymore under these circumstances”

Sri Lanka’s Catholic Church leader calls for probe into drop in...

"The disappearance of the gold will have to be investigated someday. People need to know who wasted this money," said Cardinal Ranjith

Bankrupt Sri Lanka allows younger women to work abroad

Remittances from Sri Lankans working abroad have long been a key source of foreign exchange for the country

UN begins food relief operations for Sri Lanka’s pregnant women

The UN reported that four out of five people have started skipping meals as they cannot afford high prices

Sri Lanka’s Catholic bishops warn against violence, call for changes in...

The Catholic bishops called for “necessary changes to the economic policies as well as to the Constitution”

Sri Lankans turn to social media for help as economic crisis...

Sri Lankans are using groups on Facebook, WhatsApp and Twitter to offer mutual aid as shops run out of basics

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