World | Associated Press | Friday July 18, 2014
A Sri Lankan court has sentenced a ruling party politician to 20 years in prison for killing a British tourist and raping his Russian girlfriend more than two years ago.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday September 10, 2013
About 1 in 10 men in some parts of Asia admitted raping a woman who was not their partner, according to the first large studies of rape and sexual violence. When their wife or girlfriend was included, that figure rose to about a quarter.
World | Associated Press | Thursday February 28, 2013
An international human rights group alleges Sri Lankan security forces continue to use torture, rape and other forms of sexual violence against suspected members of the Tamil Tiger rebels and their supporters, nearly four years after the end of the c...
World | Press Trust of India | Friday January 25, 2013
In a case similar to the Delhi gang-rape, a 47-year-old woman was allegedly raped by four auto drivers near a Colombo suburb in Sri Lanka evoking a similar sentiment of outrage.