Beauty queen and Mrs. World 2020 title-holder Caroline Jurie is stepping down after snatching the crown off the head of the Mrs. Sri Lanka pageant winner on Sunday, allegedly causing injuries that resulted in Jurie's arrest.
A video showed Mrs. World Caroline Jurie removing the crown of Mrs. Sri Lanka World 2021 winner Pushpika De Silva on Sunday after Jurie claimed that De Silva was divorced and therefore could not win.
With the historically pro-China Rajapaksa brothers back in power, Sri Lanka is being asked by the U.S. to shun the Belt and Road Initiative and prioritize "a transparent, private sector-driven investment, grant, and business model."
The virus has killed almost 200 people since it emerged in the city of Wuhan in late 2019.
A month after the appointment of Lt. General Shavendra Silva as chief of the Sri Lankan army, the United Nations announced a ban on Sri Lankan troops, citing concern over Silva's involvement in the death of tens of thousands of Sri Lankan Tamils during civil war.
"She walks many kilometers every night so that people will feel blessed during the ceremony. No one sees her bony body or her weakened condition, because of her costume," the Save Elephant Foundation said.
The homemade explosives have become the leading cause of death for elephants in Sri Lanka, where hundreds of the endangered animals are killed each year.
A review of persecution of Christians across the world finds alarming evidence that extremists are getting closer to eradicating Christianity in some areas.
"It's not about her faith, it's about her selectivity," Conway said.
Pastor Darrell Scott said Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has not tweeted about the Sri Lanka bombings because she could not use them "as a weapon against the Trump administration."
Sri Lanka's defense minister said the bombings, which killed 321, are linked to the attacks on two New Zealand mosques last month.
At least two of those who were killed were dual nations of the U.S. and the United Kingdom.
Targeting monkeys and squirrels allowed the first humans in Sri Lanka to colonize the rainforest environment.
"The Prime Minister had instructed the police to seek assistance from Telecommunication Regulatory Commission if needed," local newspaper "Daily Mirror" reported.
He was tackled and tied up by a group of passengers.
Activists and human rights advocates want answers from Facebook.
Buddhist extremists are provoking violence across Asia.