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Sri Lanka may ban burqa following Easter terror attacks
Sri Lanka may ban burqa following Easter terror attacks

Probe hints at the role of a large number of women in the attacks

By PTI
Islamic State claims responsibility for Sri Lankan suicide bombings
Islamic State claims responsibility for Sri Lankan suicide bombings

The National Tawheed Jamath were earlier suspected of plotting the blasts

By PTI
'Sri Lanka bomb attacks were revenge for New Zealand mosque killings'
'Sri Lanka bomb attacks were revenge for New Zealand mosque killings'

Two domestic Islamist groups were believed to be responsible for the attacks

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Sri Lanka observes 3-minute silence as death toll in blasts rises to 310
Sri Lanka observes 3-minute silence as death toll in blasts rises to 310

National flags were lowered as the silence began at 8.30 am local time

By PTI