India warned Sri Lanka about the attacks

India warned Sri Lanka about the attacks

India’s intelligence service warned Sri Lankan officials just two hours before the first bomb blast on Easter Sunday were reportedly based on information from an ISIS suspect. Delhi alerted the terror-hit country of a specific threat against churches ahead of the suicide bombings which killed 359 people, including at least 45 children. Some of the […]

The face of the mastermind behind the Sri Lanka attacks

The face of the mastermind behind the Sri Lanka attacks

This is the face of the mastermind behind the Sri Lanka terrorist attacks on Easter Sunday, unconfirmed reports in local media have claimed. Zahran Hashim, a radical Islamic cleric known for posting incendiary videos on YouTube, was allegedly one of the suicide bombers who targeted the Shangri La hotel in Colombo. Earlier indicators suggest those […]

Sri Lanka attacks: Who are National Thowheed Jamath?

Sri Lanka attacks: Who are National Thowheed Jamath?

A radical Islamic group blamed for a series of suicide bombings that killed almost 300 people and injured about 500 others in Sri Lanka was a local branch of ISIS, it is claimed. Members of National Thowheed Jamath are alleged to have blown themselves up at three churches and three hotels on the Indian Ocean island with […]

Sri Lankan Government Blames Local Islamist Group For Attacks

Sri Lankan Government Blames Local Islamist Group For Attacks

The Sri Lankan government believes a local Islamist extremist group called the National Thowheeth Jama’ath (NTJ) was behind the deadly suicide bomb attacks that killed nearly 300 people, government spokesman Rajitha Senaratne said Monday. Another 500 people were injured in the suicide attacks on churches and hotels. Police arrested 24 people in a series of […]

ISIS supporters celebrate Sri Lanka attacks

ISIS supporters celebrate  Sri Lanka attacks

Islamic State supporters are celebrating the Sri Lanka suicide bombings which killed 290 people on Easter Sunday and left around another 500 injured. The SITE Intelligence Group, which tracks extremist activity online, said ISIS fanatics were praising the terror attacks as revenge for the Christchurch mosques shooting. No group has officially claimed responsibility for the blasts at five-star […]

Sri Lanka Attack: What we know so far

Sri Lanka Attack: What we know so far

At least 207 people have been killed and 450 more injured in a series of explosions targeting churches holding Easter services and hotels in Sri Lanka. Most of the dead are believed to have been Sri Lankans, but officials say about 30 people from other countries have lost their lives. Three UK nationals and two […]

Sri Lanka Attack: More than 156 people killed

Sri Lanka Attack: More than 156 people killed

At least 156 people are dead in an Easter Sunday terrorist attack targeting Christians in Sri Lanka after eight explosions ripped through high-end hotels and churches as suspected suicide bombers blew themselves up. The initial six explosions injured as many as 500 people, including Japanese and British citizens, and 35 foreigners – from the UK, […]

Dhruv Vikram to shoot again for Varma as makers not happy with director Bala

Dhruv Vikram to shoot again for Varma as makers not happy with director Bala

In a shocking turn of events, E4 Entertainment has announced that they were unhappy with the final version of the film and that the film will be re-shot completely with playing the lead role. Varma, is the Tamil remake of Tollywood Game changer film Arjun Reddy, in which Vikram’s son Dhruv is playing the lead […]

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange arrested

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange arrested

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London. Assange took refuge in the embassy in 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden over a sexual assault case that has since been dropped. At Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Thursday he was found guilty of failing to surrender to the court. He now […]

Brazilian police kill 11 armed robbers

Brazilian police kill 11 armed robbers

Brazilian police have killed 11 armed robbers as part of a 25-strong gang who stormed banks in five armoured cars on the outskirts of Sao Paulo. Armed with assault rifles, pistols, revolvers and 12-gauge shotguns, the gangsters laid explosives to try and blow open ATMs at banks in Guararema, in Sao Paulo state, early on […]

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