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Sri Lanka's troops launched a major hunt for suspects accused of carrying out the Easter suicide bombings that killed 258 people.

Sri Lankan authorities say they have calmed the situation after Monday's anti-Muslim riots through two overnight curfews imposed nationwide.

Sri Lanka slaps controls on mosques after <em>Easter</em> attacks

The New Arab & agencies

Sri Lanka slaps controls on mosques after Easter attacks

Sri Lanka has ordered mosques to clamp down on extremists and to submit copies of sermons in the wake of the Easter suicide bombings that left 258 dead.

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Tasnim Nazeer

For Muslims in Sri Lanka, life has changed forever

Comment: Sri Lankans of all faiths are united in mourning the victims of the Easter Sunday attacks, but Muslim communities are ...

Sri Lanka names perpetrators of <em>Easter</em> <em>Sunday</em> <em>massacre</em>

The New Arab & agencies

Sri Lanka names perpetrators of Easter Sunday massacre

Sri Lankan police have named nine perpetrators of the Easter Sunday attacks, which killed 253 people. They include Zahran ...

The New Arab & agencies

Fearing reprisals, Muslim refugees flee Sri Lankan homes

Hundreds of Muslims taking refuge in Sri Lanka have fled their homes out of fear of an Islamophobic backlash following the church massacre on Easter Sunday.

The New Arab

Palestine Christians limit Palm Sunday celebrations after Gaza massacre

Palestinian Orthodox Christians have limited their celebrations on Palm Sunday, restricting the occasion to religious rituals in ...

Gehad Quisay

Coptic Christians – Egypt's forsaken community

The latest attacks on Egyptian Copts was shocking, but hardly new. Copts face discrimination daily from their fellow countrymen and from the ...

The New Arab

French far-right politician slammed for selfie with Bashar al-Assad

A selfie taken by a "racist" French politician with Syria's "vile tyrant" during a visit to Damascus by French MPs has kicked up an online storm.

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