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Tributes to Sri Lankan doctor killed in Oxford Street collision

TRIBUTES have been paid to an accomplished Sri Lankan doctor who was killed at Oxford Street in central London following a collision with a...
Yovaan with his father Yevi Ilangakoon

Family appeals for bone marrow donor to save father

THE family of a man urgently in need of a bonemarrow transplant has appealed to the Asian community to donate their stem cells in...
Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka bans anti-garbage protests after deadly dump disaster

SRI LANKA has outlawed protests over Colombo's garbage crisis following rallies over the city's waste disposal after a landslide at a giant rubbish tip...

Sri Lanka says it is safe for failed asylum seekers to return home

Sri Lankan prime minister Ranil Wickremesinghe said on Wednesday (February 15) that failed asylum seekers held in Australian-run detention centres in the South Pacific...

Ain’t no mountain high enough: Mama Misba scales new heights

BY DAY Misba Khan is crunching numbers, but on weekends she is crunching chocolate bars as she scales the world’s highest mountains. The mother-of-two is...

British Asian achievers share secrets of early starts

HIGH-ACHIEVING British Asians have revealed one of the keys to their success – waking up early. They told Eastern Eye they follow the idea that...

‘The FA does not reflect our society’

ONE of Britain’s top prosecutors has revealed he spoke to sporting authorities about sexual abuse against children in 2014 but they insisted it was...

British Asian achievers share secrets of early starts

HIGH-ACHIEVING British Asians have revealed one of the keys to their success – waking up early. They told Eastern Eye they follow the idea that...

Sri Lanka president pardons hardline Buddhist monk

Sri Lanka President Maithripala Sirisena has pardoned a hardline Buddhist monk who is accused of inciting violence against ethnic minority Muslims and convicted of contempt...

42 foreigners killed in Easter blasts: Lanka ministry Colombo

With the death of two more Chinese nationals, the number of foreigners who died in the massive Easter Sunday bombings on Monday rose to...