Sri Lanka News
AP PHOTOS: Barcelona Pageant Celebrates Transgender Women
Twenty-eight women representing as many countries competed at Europe's largest beauty pageant for transgender women, one of a growing number of similar events aimed at celebrating a population more often condemned
UN Chief Rails Against Leaders With 'Bloody Hands' in Syria
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon rails against leaders who keep "feeding the war machine" in Syria as he bowed out of the world stage, while President Barack Obama says there is no military solution to the five-year conflict
Maldives' 1st Democratic President Allies With Ex-Strongman
The first democratically elected president of the Maldives said from exile in Britain that he has an agreement with the country's former strongman to counter the current president, who is increasing his stranglehold on power
Review: Beatles Fans Should Listen to Studio Albums Instead of 'Live At The Hollywood Bowl'
This is a really heavy release week. The Beatles ’ “Live At The Hollywood Bowl” receives a long overdue reissue, M.I.A. releases what she says is her final album, U.K. rock trio Doe make their proper, full-length debut, singer-songwriter KT Tunstall returns with a bright, new album, the members of
'10% Happier': Richie Davidson
Neuroscientist and founder of the Center for Healthy Minds talks with ABC News' Dan Harris about his research and relationship with the Dalai Lama.
20 Hostages Killed by 'Terrorists' in Bangladesh Restaurant Attack, ISIS Claims Responsibility
Twenty hostages were killed by militants who stormed an upscale restaurant in the the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka during a 10-hour siege, the government announced Saturday morning. The breakdown of the victims' nationalities was unknown. The restaurant, Holey Artisan Bakery, is located in Dhaka's
'10% Happier': Mark Epstein
Buddhist psychiatrist and author, who writes about the overlap between Western psychotherapy and Eastern philosophies, sat down with ABC News' Dan Harris.
Index: One of the FBI's 10 Most Wanted Fugitives Philip Patrick Policarpio Captured
Back now with our index, starting with a major arrest. One of the FBI's ten most wanted fugitives is now in custody. Customs agents captured murder suspect Philip Patrick policarpio as he attempted to cross into the U.S. From Tijuana, Mexico. The 39-year-old is accused of killing his pregnant
Baby Elephant Rescued From Open Drain in Sri Lanka
It took several people, including a wildlife rescue team, to pull a baby elephant from the open drain into which it had fallen Sunday in an underdeveloped Sri Lankan town. Officials knocked out the shallow but narrow drain, which had concrete walls, to make room for the rescue. The good Samaritans