British tourist wins tattoo case

COLOMBO, 17 November 2017: Sri Lanka's top court. Wednesday, awarded compensation to a British woman arrested for sporting a Buddha tattoo, saying the nurse was subjected to "horrifying and scandalous treatment" by local authorities. Naomi Michelle Coleman was detained in...
COLOMBO, 3 August 2017: Sri Lanka announced plans, Wednesday, to sell off two state-owned luxury hotel companies following its billion-dollar privatisation of a loss-making port. Government spokesman Rajitha Senaratne said ministers approved the seeking of bids for a 51% stake...