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Sinhalization of Tamil areas by building Buddhist shrines over Hindu temples -newsin.asia

Sinhalization of Tamil areas by building Buddhist shrines over Hindu temples -newsin.asia

Ever since Sri Lanka gained independence in 1948, successive Sinhala-dominated governments have been launching projects to encroach on areas dominated by the minority Tamils and Read more…

Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka calls on Northern Province Governor

Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka calls on Northern Province Governor

Australian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka David Holly called on Northern Province Governor Dr. Suren Raghavan on 16 July at his official residence which is Read more…

China seeks Sri Lanka’s support as allegations mount on Xinjiang issue

China seeks Sri Lanka’s support as allegations mount on Xinjiang issue

China has sought the support of Sri Lanka as allegations mount on the Xinjiang issue.

The Chinese Government has been accused of operating a large Read more…

Latest survey says Sri Lanka wants a “brand new” President

Latest survey says Sri Lanka wants a “brand new” President

An island-wide opinion survey by a Sri Lankan youth led organization and Parliamentary group showed that 28% of Sri Lankans do not want to see Read more…

Overhead cables to transmit power from TN to Sri Lanka

Overhead cables to transmit power from TN to Sri Lanka

Power supply from Tamil Nadu to Sri Lanka would happen only through overhead cables and not through cables laid along the seabed, said state power Read more…

UN to appoint a working committee on Petrie report
15 Dec
2012
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UN to appoint a working committee on Petrie report »

The United Nations states that a working committee would be appointed to act on the recommendations submitted by the Petrie report or else Read more…

L.T.T.E. still involved with human trafficking
15 Dec
2012
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L.T.T.E. still involved with human trafficking »

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Sri Lankan Consul General Bandula Jayasekara in a written statement to ‘Australian today’ an Autralian weekend paper, urges the countries authorities to formally Read more…

Political turmoil in Sri Lanka government ranks due to defeat of local council budget
15 Dec
2012
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Political turmoil in Sri Lanka government ranks due to defeat of local council budget »

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Sri Lanka’s political sources say that the defeat of the budget of a ruling party-dominated urban council has caused a new turmoil in Read more…

Young women recently joined to the Lankan army suffers from physiologi​cal problem
12 Dec
2012
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Young women recently joined to the Lankan army suffers from physiologi​cal problem »

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Young women recently joined to the Lankan army from Killinochchie district face various physiological problems in the training centre.Tamil women suffered from the Read more…

Elizabeth Haq: Why does the world ignore Sri Lanka’s crimes?
12 Dec
2012
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Elizabeth Haq: Why does the world ignore Sri Lanka’s crimes? »

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No one knows how many thousands of people died in Sri Lanka in 2009, the year that marked the end of a decades-long Read more…

A Japanese held for defaming Sri Lanka flag
12 Dec
2012
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A Japanese held for defaming Sri Lanka flag »

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A Japanese national, Sinsir Kaviseemao, was remanded by the Mt Lavinia police when he tried to post a stock of picture postcards depicting Read more…

Some Muslim parties also for  abolition of 13A
12 Dec
2012
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Some Muslim parties also for abolition of 13A »

Some Muslim parties in the ruling alliance have joined the campaign for the abolition of the 13th Amendment to the Constitution.The All Ceylon Read more…

Sri Lankan lawyers go on strike over CJ’s impeachment process
12 Dec
2012
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Sri Lankan lawyers go on strike over CJ’s impeachment process »

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Lawyers across Sri Lanka went on strike on Wednesday protesting the impeachment motion against the island nation’s first woman Chief Justice, bringing the Read more…

TNA ready for fast
12 Dec
2012
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TNA ready for fast »

Tamil National Alliance is planning to engage in a fast on the 21st demanding the release of the Jaffna university students and the Read more…

Australian Foreign Minister to visit Sri Lanka Friday
12 Dec
2012
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Australian Foreign Minister to visit Sri Lanka Friday »

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Australia’s Foreign Minister Senator Bob Carr will make a four-day official visit to Sri Lanka from December 14-17, 2012, the Australian Department of Read more…