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By giving a ‘war criminal’ the top Army post, Sri Lanka proves Tamil lives don’t matter By Taylor Dibbert

By giving a ‘war criminal’ the top Army post, Sri Lanka proves Tamil lives don’t matter By Taylor Dibbert

President Sirisena has made it abundantly clear that the Sri Lankan military will not be held accountable for wartime violations.

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TNA to get ‘formal say’ in N-E development

TNA to get ‘formal say’ in N-E development

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe agreed to introduce a mechanism to ensure a ‘formal say’ for the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) in the execution Read more…

Maithri, only qualified candidate – Piyadasa

Maithri, only qualified candidate – Piyadasa

Incumbent Maithripala Sirisena has been named as the SLFP’s candidate at the next presidential election as the entire country calls for a leadership Read more…

UK wants Sri Lanka to deliver on commitments made to UNHRC

UK wants Sri Lanka to deliver on commitments made to UNHRC

The United Kingdom (UK) wants Sri Lanka to deliver on the commitments it made to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva.

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President and PM informed to prepare for PC polls

President and PM informed to prepare for PC polls

The Elections Commission has called for President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to make the necessary arrangements to hold the Provincial Read more…

Nominations for elections to three provincial councils in Sri Lanka accepted from today
12 Jul
2012
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Nominations for elections to three provincial councils in Sri Lanka accepted from today »

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Nominations for the elections to three provincial councils in Sri Lanka will be accepted from today, the Elections Secretariat said.Nominations for the Sabaragamuwa, Read more…

UNP rejects alliance with ‘ball playing’ SLMC
12 Jul
2012
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UNP rejects alliance with ‘ball playing’ SLMC »

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The UNP has decided not to have any truck with the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress (SLMC), since it had done nothing to protect Read more…

UN declares internet as a basic right
11 Jul
2012
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UN declares internet as a basic right »

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The United Nations Human Rights Council has declared that people have a right to freedom of expression on the Internet. This is the Read more…

Sri Lanka to hold international defence seminar
11 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka to hold international defence seminar »

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Foreign experts, including those from India, will participate in an international defence seminar to be held in Sri Lanka next month on the Read more…

Northern Province polls: Karunanidhi doubts Rajapaksa’s remarks
11 Jul
2012
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Northern Province polls: Karunanidhi doubts Rajapaksa’s remarks »

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DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Wednesday sounded sceptical about holding of Northern provincial elections in Sri Lanka next year, saying there was some Read more…

SLMC defers decision to contest election to July 13
11 Jul
2012
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SLMC defers decision to contest election to July 13 »

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A Sri Lankan Muslim party, which is an ally of the ruling UPFA, has deferred to July 13 its decision on contesting the Read more…

UNP cautions the Muslim community
11 Jul
2012
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UNP cautions the Muslim community »

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The United National Party cautions the Muslim community to not be deceived by political parties which claim to be appearing on behalf of Read more…

Elections for Sri Lanka’s Northern Provincial Council in 2013 September
11 Jul
2012
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Elections for Sri Lanka’s Northern Provincial Council in 2013 September »

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The Sri Lankan government will hold provincial council elections for the war-ravaged Northern Province in September of 2013, President Mahinda Rajapaksa has announced.”We Read more…

A decision from the SLMC  within the next couple of hours
10 Jul
2012
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A decision from the SLMC within the next couple of hours »

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A special discussion is being held with the participation of Sri Lanka Muslim Congress members today in order to discuss the party’s future Read more…

Gotabhaya Rajapaksa Shoots From The Hip As Well As The Lip
10 Jul
2012
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Gotabhaya Rajapaksa Shoots From The Hip As Well As The Lip »

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Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s brother, is perhaps the most controversial personality in Sri Lanka. He is interviewer’s delight because of his forthright, Read more…