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Vadamarachchi residents catch Sinhala fishermen illegally fishing

Vadamarachchi residents catch Sinhala fishermen illegally fishing

There was a tense situation in Vadamarachchi on Monday after Sri Lankan police threatened local fishermen, who had apprehended eight Sinhala fishermen engaged in illegal Read more…

Widespread and egregious sexual violence against Tamil men by Sri Lankan state – ITJP’s latest report

Widespread and egregious sexual violence against Tamil men by Sri Lankan state – ITJP’s latest report

Sexual violence against Tamil men by the Sri Lankan state was ‘widespread’ and ‘egregious’ both during and after the war, the International Truth Read more…

DUP MP Ian Paisley Jr avoids by-election after recall petition over Sri Lanka holiday scandal

DUP MP Ian Paisley Jr avoids by-election after recall petition over Sri Lanka holiday scandal

Ian Paisley Jr, the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) MP for North Antrim, has held on to his North Antrim seat after Westminster’s first ever recall Read more…

How Effective is The Government’s Budget?

How Effective is The Government’s Budget?

A decision has been reached to increase bus fares by 4% with effect from midnight tonight (September 20)

Discussions on the increase of bus fares Read more…

IGP’s Office Says No One Informed Pujith Jayasundara To Step Down From Office: Rubbishes Media Reports

IGP’s Office Says No One Informed Pujith Jayasundara To Step Down From Office: Rubbishes Media Reports

The IGP Pujith Jatasundara’s office said, a short while ago, that no one had informed the Policr Chief to step down from office in two Read more…

Vijayakala to join Mahinda regime
13 Feb
2013
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Vijayakala to join Mahinda regime »

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Jaffna District UNP parliamentarian Vijayakala Maheswaran is expected to join the kan Sri Langovernment on the 13th, reliable sources said. The defection is Read more…

Sri Lanka President orders release of arrested Jaffna University students
12 Feb
2013
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Sri Lanka President orders release of arrested Jaffna University students »

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Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa today ordered authorities to release the two Jaffna University students who had been detained for months, Government information Read more…

Powerful Buddhist organization  established to protect Buddha Sasana and the Singala nation
10 Feb
2013
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Powerful Buddhist organization established to protect Buddha Sasana and the Singala nation »

A powerful Buddhist organization under the leadership of the Maha Nayakes of the three main Nikayas has been established to prevent challenges being Read more…

Indian PM blamed for ‘watered down’ resolution on SL
10 Feb
2013
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Indian PM blamed for ‘watered down’ resolution on SL »

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Friday blamed Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the watered down US resolution at the UN Human Read more…

Fowzie walks away from SLFP Central Committee, conflicts in SLFP aggravate
10 Feb
2013
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Fowzie walks away from SLFP Central Committee, conflicts in SLFP aggravate »

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The conflicts within the SLFP are deepening with the arbitrary policy followed by the President in appointing electoral organizers say reports.The immediate incident Read more…

Commonwealth pushes Sri Lanka on judicial independence
10 Feb
2013
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Commonwealth pushes Sri Lanka on judicial independence »

The Commonwealth Secretary-General opened talks with Sri Lanka on Sunday by pushing for judicial independence on the island, as Canada renewed calls to Read more…

Army Denies TNA Allegations
10 Feb
2013
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Army Denies TNA Allegations »

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The army has strongly denied allegations raised by the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) that hundreds of those who had surrendered to the army Read more…

Govt Objects To Pillay’s Report
10 Feb
2013
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Govt Objects To Pillay’s Report »

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The government has objected to the draft report on Sri Lanka prepared by the office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Read more…

Sri Lanka should correct itself, no use blaming Tamilnadu, Mano Ganeshan states
10 Feb
2013
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Sri Lanka should correct itself, no use blaming Tamilnadu, Mano Ganeshan states »

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Three years have elapsed, but Sri Lankan Tamils crisis not settled. There are insufficient developments in human rights issues. This is the cause Read more…

Sri Lanka to develop Eastern port city of Trincomalee with US$ 85 million ADB loan
10 Feb
2013
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Sri Lanka to develop Eastern port city of Trincomalee with US$ 85 million ADB loan »

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Sri Lanka will develop infrastructure and local services in the northeastern port city of Trincomalee with US$ 85 million loan from the Asian Read more…