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Sri Lankan troops have entered the last Tamil Tiger rebel stronghold of Mullaitivu in the north-east of the island, military sources say.
 Tamil Sri Lanka Mullaitivu
The Sri Lankan government has told civilians to leave an area where it is fighting Tamil Tiger rebels, saying it cannot guarantee their safety.
 Sri Lanka Tamil Tigers
The Sri Lankan government has accused the Red Cross of inciting panic over the military operation against Tamil Tiger rebels in the north.

2009-02-06

 Sri Lanka Tamil Tigers Red Cross panic war body bag
The Sri Lankan army says it has captured the last major naval base of Tamil Tiger rebels in the north-east of the island.

2009-02-05

 Sri Lanka Tamil Chalai
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is evacuating 240 sick and wounded civilians who had been trapped by fighting in north-east Sri Lanka.

2009-02-10

 Sri Lanka evacuation
Gunmen have attacked a bus carrying the Sri Lankan cricket team on its way to play in the Pakistani city of Lahore. At least six policemen escorting the team bus were killed, along with a driver. Seven cricketers and an assistant coach were injured. Pakistani officials said about 12 gunmen were involved and grenades and rocket launchers have been recovered.

2009-03-03

 Pakistan terrorism Sri Lanka cricket
An arms trade campaigning group has criticised the sale of 10,000 military missiles by Slovakia to Sri Lanka.

2008-04-10

 Sri Lanka Slovakia arms trade
... at a bus stop in the southern suburb of Mount Lavinia.

2008-02-23

 Sri Lanka
The authorities in Sri Lanka have arrested a popular astrologer who predicted that the president will be ejected from office, police say.

2009-06-26

 astrology president Sri Lanka future

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