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Sri Lanka’s Parliamentary Elections: Pragmatic Tamil Leaders Should Be Elected – Eurasiareview

Sri Lanka’s Parliamentary Elections: Pragmatic Tamil Leaders Should Be Elected – Eurasiareview

With the new President Gotabaya Rajapaksa winning the election in Nov 2019 almost exclusively with the majority Sinhala-Buddhist vote, Tamil peoples struggle for justice and Read more…

Counting to commence at 7 or 8 am on 6th Aug

Counting to commence at 7 or 8 am on 6th Aug

The National Election Commission says the counting of ballots of the 2020 General Election will commence at either 0700 or 0800 on Thursday, the 6th Read more…

Sri Lanka’s ruling party rules out forming broader alliance with other parties

Sri Lanka’s ruling party rules out forming broader alliance with other parties

National Organizer of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna, Basil Rajapaksa yesterday ruled out the SLPP will form a broader alliance with other political parties if Read more…

No decision on reopening airport for foreigners

No decision on reopening airport for foreigners

A decision to reopen the country’s airports for foreigners has not yet been made by the Government despite the earlier date set for the first Read more…

Hambantota to be one of four multi-dimensional commercial cities

Hambantota to be one of four multi-dimensional commercial cities

Hambantota is to be developed to be one of four multi-dimensional commercial cities in the country, President Gotabaya Rajapaksa said today.

Colombo, Jaffna, and Trincomalee Read more…

Favourable conditions for Pillayan’s Chief Ministerial candidacy
9 Jul
2012
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Favourable conditions for Pillayan’s Chief Ministerial candidacy »

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Reports have emerged that former chief minister of the Eastern Provincial council Shivaneshathurei Chndrakanth will be the UPFA’s favourite choice for the regions Read more…

Sri Lanka Tamil party calls for re-merging North and East
9 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka Tamil party calls for re-merging North and East »

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Sri Lanka’s main Tamil party, Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has called for re-merging the Northern and Eastern provinces demerged by a court decision.Addressing Read more…

Sri Lanka’s former army chief Sarath Fonseka calls for Arab Spring-style uprising
9 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka’s former army chief Sarath Fonseka calls for Arab Spring-style uprising »

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Outlining his return to active politics after he was released from jail in May following pressure from the United States, Gen Fonseka sought Read more…

Opportunity for rehabilitated former LTTE cadres of Sri Lanka to involve in politics
9 Jul
2012
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Opportunity for rehabilitated former LTTE cadres of Sri Lanka to involve in politics »

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Sri Lanka’s rehabilitated former combatants of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) in the North and East will have the opportunity in Read more…

Left allies of Lanka’s govt press for resolving Tamil issues
8 Jul
2012
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Left allies of Lanka’s govt press for resolving Tamil issues »

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Tamil minority issues could only be settled through devolution of power, Sri Lanka’s leftist parties have said, as they announced to break away Read more…

Sri Lanka earns over 18 billion rupees from UN peacekeeping
8 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka earns over 18 billion rupees from UN peacekeeping »

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Sri Lanka has earned a considerable income from United Nations peacekeeping operations in other countries, Army Media Spokesman Brigadier Ruwan Wanigasekara has said.According Read more…

Sri Lanka : Former female terrorist leader of Sri Lanka learns bridal dressing
8 Jul
2012
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Sri Lanka : Former female terrorist leader of Sri Lanka learns bridal dressing »

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The 40-year-old Sivagamy is the senior most LTTE cadre sent for rehabilitation.She joined the LTTE in 1991 and received battle training in a Read more…

Another July ’83? People don’t deserve it, economy can’t stand it-Rajan Philips
7 Jul
2012
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Another July ’83? People don’t deserve it, economy can’t stand it-Rajan Philips »

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“April is the cruellest month,” wrote T.S. Eliot in The Waste Land. Ian Goonetilleke recalled this line in his introduction to a bibliography Read more…

Indians Get Tough With Sri Lanka
7 Jul
2012
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Indians Get Tough With Sri Lanka »

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The Indian government is now getting tough with the Mahinda Rajapaksa administration by showing that it could not take for granted the relations Read more…

NOW – STORM OVER JAFFNA CENSUS
7 Jul
2012
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NOW – STORM OVER JAFFNA CENSUS »

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Controversy surrounds the last census in the Jaffna district, with Tamil political leaders now saying that it is incorrect. The problem however has Read more…