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US quits UNHRC: TNA to work with other countries on UN Resolution

US quits UNHRC: TNA to work with other countries on UN Resolution

Commenting on the decision by the United States to quit from the UNHRC, Tamil National Alliance (TNA) MP M. A. Sumanthiran said his party would Read more…

“Do Not Jeopardize The Lives Of Web Journalists Under The Pretext Of National Security”- National Movement of web Journalists

“Do Not Jeopardize The Lives Of Web Journalists Under The Pretext Of National Security”- National Movement of web Journalists

The national movement for web journalists strongly urges the president, prime minister and the responsible stakeholders in the government to immediately cease the effort taken Read more…

30 trade unions extend support for Postal Strike

30 trade unions extend support for Postal Strike

The Joint Postal Trade Union Collective says, trade unions from more than 30 different sectors have extended their support to the Postal strike.

Its Convenor, Read more…

Sri Lankan civil society oppose Dayan’s nomination to Russia

Sri Lankan civil society oppose Dayan’s nomination to Russia

Sri Lankan civil society activists have raised strong objections to the nomination of Dr Dayan Jayatilleke to the post of Sri Lankan Ambassador Read more…

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission organizes film festival to mark International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

Sri Lanka Human Rights Commission organizes film festival to mark International Day in Support of Victims of Torture

The UN General Assembly in 1997 proclaimed 26 June as the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture with the ultimate aim of total Read more…

CPI(M) for full autonomy for Sri Lankan Tamils
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELOadmin

CPI(M) for full autonomy for Sri Lankan Tamils »

Describing as “state of uncertainty” the situation at the Centre in the aftermath of DMK’s pullout decision from UPA, CPI(M) on Tuesday said Read more…

Sonia demands credible inquiry into human rights violations in Lanka
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELOadmin

Sonia demands credible inquiry into human rights violations in Lanka »

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday demanded an “independent and credible” inquiry into the violation of human rights in Sri Lanka even as Read more…

India key ally DMK pulls out of government over SL issue
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELOadmin

India key ally DMK pulls out of government over SL issue »

A key regional ally has pulled out of India’s ruling coalition over the government’s failure to condemn alleged atrocities against Sri Lankan Tamils.The Read more…

India must take a historic stance on Tamils issue: Jayalalithaa
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELOadmin

India must take a historic stance on Tamils issue: Jayalalithaa »

Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Monday joined other political leaders of the State to demand that India take a strong stand in support of Read more…

India calls off defence dialogue with Sri Lanka
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELOadmin

India calls off defence dialogue with Sri Lanka »

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With pressure mounting on the central government from the Tamil Nadu Tamil political parties to act against Sri Lanka, India has called off Read more…

Sri Lanka Opposition Leader calls for an APC to discuss implementation of the LLRC
19 Mar
2013
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Sri Lanka Opposition Leader calls for an APC to discuss implementation of the LLRC »

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Opposition Leader of Sri Lanka Ranil Wickremasinghe says the government needs to summon an All Party Conference (APC) to discuss the implementation of Read more…

Wimal tells Jayalalithaa to set up Tamil Eelam in South India
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELOadmin

Wimal tells Jayalalithaa to set up Tamil Eelam in South India »

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If Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa envisions the setting up of a separate state for Tamils worldwide, then the best place is south Read more…

US explains human rights resolution against Sri Lanka
19 Mar
2013
Written by TELOadmin

US explains human rights resolution against Sri Lanka »

The US is going ahead with its resolution against Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva as the Rajapaksa government Read more…

Centre cool to DMK’s demand for declaring civilian deaths as ‘genocide’
18 Mar
2013
Written by TELOadmin

Centre cool to DMK’s demand for declaring civilian deaths as ‘genocide’ »

The Dravida Munnetra Kazhgam’s demand for declaring the civilian deaths in the Sri Lankan conflict as genocide is an overstatement, especially in the Read more…

GoSL rejects joint resolution, stage set for Geneva vote Move intended to expose hypocrites
18 Mar
2013
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GoSL rejects joint resolution, stage set for Geneva vote Move intended to expose hypocrites »

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Sri Lanka’s refusal to move a joint resolution on accountability issues, at the ongoing United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) sessions, has set Read more…