Thursday, September 16, 2021

Sri Lanka marks 2nd anniversary of Easter Sunday bombings with religious ceremonies

Sri Lanka today marked the second anniversary of the Easter Sunday bombings with religious ceremonies. The bombings carried out by extremist groups targeted three churches during Easter Sunday services in 2019.
 
Catholic churches conducted prayer services after two minutes of silence in remembrance of the 271 people killed in the multiple explosions. Other religious groups held similar events. A multi-religious remembrance service attended by Buddhist, Hindu and Muslim clergy and diplomats was held at the St Anthony’s Catholic shrine in the capital Colombo.

- Advertisement -
Latest news

Union Steel Minister calls for Creation of an Ecosystem for Coal Gasification and Development of Indigenous Technology

Steel Minister Ram Chandra Prasad Singh on Thursday chaired a meeting New Delhi with the stakeholders from the steel industry, consultancy providers and CSIR-...

Focus of training workers should be based on 2Qs Quality and Quantity of Training Programmes: Bhupendra Yadav

Labour and Employment Minister Bhupendra Yadav has said that the focus of training workers should be based on 2Qs Quality and Quantity of Training...

MoS Power Krishan Pal Gurjar attends 15th East Asia Summit Energy Ministers meet

The 15th East Asia Summit Energy Ministers Meeting was held on Thursday virtually. Minister of State for Power Krishan Pal Gurjar attended the meeting...

Power Minister R K Singh addresses US India Strategic Partnership Forum and industry leaders

Power Minister R K Singh today addressed the US India Strategic Partnership Forum and industry leaders in a Virtual Energy Industry Roundtable. Mr Singh...
Related news

Union Steel Minister calls for Creation of an Ecosystem for Coal Gasification and Development of Indigenous Technology

Steel Minister Ram Chandra Prasad Singh on Thursday chaired a meeting New Delhi with the stakeholders from the steel industry, consultancy providers and CSIR-...

Focus of training workers should be based on 2Qs Quality and Quantity of Training Programmes: Bhupendra Yadav

Labour and Employment Minister Bhupendra Yadav has said that the focus of training workers should be based on 2Qs Quality and Quantity of Training...

MoS Power Krishan Pal Gurjar attends 15th East Asia Summit Energy Ministers meet

The 15th East Asia Summit Energy Ministers Meeting was held on Thursday virtually. Minister of State for Power Krishan Pal Gurjar attended the meeting...

Power Minister R K Singh addresses US India Strategic Partnership Forum and industry leaders

Power Minister R K Singh today addressed the US India Strategic Partnership Forum and industry leaders in a Virtual Energy Industry Roundtable. Mr Singh...