The blaze was doused after over two weeks, but beaches near capital Colombo are swamped with plastic pellets.
This was the second cyclone in less than two weeks after Tauktae wreaked havoc on the western coast.
Country now braces for Cyclone Yaas that is expected to develop close to the north Andaman Sea around May 22.
A deal reached between Nigeria and Germany will see the restitution of a significant number of artifacts as from 2022.
The Indian government has refused to cut short the event.
The inside story of forbidden relations in the villages of Nandgaon and Barsana in northern India’s Uttar Pradesh.
Tourism gets a kickstart as Asia’s biggest tulip garden is thrown open, but some gardeners aren’t happy.
Bali declared a “garbage emergency” across a six-kilometer stretch of coast that includes once-popular beaches.
The Robert E. Lee Monument in Richmond, Va., covered in graffiti, has become a gathering place for BLM activists amid removal lawsuit.