Voters in Thursday's Sri Lanka elections favored President Mahinda Rajapakse's ruling party, which prioritizes economic growth over reconciliation with the rebel Tamils after decades of civil war.
04/09/2010 10:32 am
One of the few leaders remaining after the rebel group's defeat in Sri Lanka last month says the diaspora should continue the struggle peacefully with a 'transnational government.'
06/16/2009 01:00 am
President declares formal end to 26-year civil war and calls for unity.
05/19/2009 01:00 am
At least 378 died in an overnight bombardment, a government doctor said. The military denies the attack.
05/10/2009 01:00 am
The UN evacuated about 300 people Thursday but human rights groups say a humanitarian crisis is looming.
01/29/2009 12:00 am