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Remembering Nagalingam Sanmugathasan, Sri Lanka’s first and only hardline communist By Veeragathy Thanabalasingham/newsin.asia

Remembering Nagalingam Sanmugathasan, Sri Lanka’s first and only hardline communist By Veeragathy Thanabalasingham/newsin.asia

Many of Sri Lanka’s Leftist leaders began their political life in the early part of the last century with the laudable intention of bringing about Read more…

Sri Lanka ‘assures’ India on Colombo Port project despite opposition pressure ahead of polls -The Print

Sri Lanka ‘assures’ India on Colombo Port project despite opposition pressure ahead of polls -The Print

Sri Lanka has “assured” India that the high-profile Colombo Port project will remain with New Delhi despite opposition pressure to review the $500-million deal, ThePrint Read more…

Democracy Threatened: Impunity, Political Patronage & Rollback Of Devolution By Ratnajeevan H. Hoole

Democracy Threatened: Impunity, Political Patronage & Rollback Of Devolution By Ratnajeevan H. Hoole

R. Sasilan: Assistant Commissioner of Elections

Today we are opening new living quarters for our Election Commission’s man-in-charge in Batticaloa. I am so glad because Read more…

Talks between India and Sri Lanka for debt relief sees progress

Talks between India and Sri Lanka for debt relief sees progress

India said it was holding talks with Sri Lanka over its request for postponement of repayment of debt. “The matter has progressed and technical level Read more…

Tiran Alles and three others acquitted from RADA case

Tiran Alles and three others acquitted from RADA case

Former Chairman of Reconstruction and Development Agency (RADA) Tiran Alles and the three other defendants were acquitted from the Rs. 200 million fraud case today.

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Should Tamils be Loyal Sri Lankans?
8 Jan
2013
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Should Tamils be Loyal Sri Lankans? »

Minorities are easy targets in a Sinhalese polity believing that no one else belongs. As Tisaranee Gunasekara has noted, UPFA ministers have attacked Read more…

38,000 Tamil students abandon school in 2011 in North
8 Jan
2013
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38,000 Tamil students abandon school in 2011 in North »

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Shocking information reveals, more quantity of students leaving schools in the midway, after war came to an end   is the northern province of Read more…

Neither courts nor media can topple govt.: only a mass uprising could– Ranil
8 Jan
2013
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Neither courts nor media can topple govt.: only a mass uprising could– Ranil »

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The Opposition and UNP leader Ranil Wickremesinghe said yesterday that neither the courts nor the media could topple the Mahinda Rajapaksa regime and Read more…

Military fishermen enter Mullaitivu waters
8 Jan
2013
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Military fishermen enter Mullaitivu waters »

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The Mullaitivu fishermen say that they were not permitted to fish in the seas soon after they were resettled after the end of Read more…

Deadline for Sri Lankan political parties to submit assets declarations extended until January 31
8 Jan
2013
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Deadline for Sri Lankan political parties to submit assets declarations extended until January 31 »

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The Election Secretariat of Sri Lanka has decided to grant time to political parties until January 31 to submit the annual account reports Read more…

Canadian minister biased and ill informed: GL
8 Jan
2013
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Canadian minister biased and ill informed: GL »

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External Affairs Minister G.L Peries said the statements made by the visiting Canadian Minister Jason Kenney were “biased and unbalanced”.“Sri Lankan Government will Read more…

Canada urged Sri Lanka to address HR issues
8 Jan
2013
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Canada urged Sri Lanka to address HR issues »

The Canadian government yesterday urged Sri Lanka to address human rights concerns, until which Prime Minister Stephen Harper will not reconsider his decision Read more…

Five arrested over killing of PS member
8 Jan
2013
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Five arrested over killing of PS member »

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Five suspects were arrested in connection with the murder of the Kelaniya Pradeshiya Sabha member Hasitha Madawala by the Criminal Investigation Department, police Read more…

Jethmalani backs Vaiko’s fight against atrocities on Lankan Tamils
6 Jan
2013
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Jethmalani backs Vaiko’s fight against atrocities on Lankan Tamils »

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Suspended BJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Ram Jethmalani on Saturday announced his support to MDMK leader Vaiko’s struggle for justice for Sri Read more…

TNA to vote against Divi Neguma Bill
6 Jan
2013
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TNA to vote against Divi Neguma Bill »

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The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has decided to vote against the Divi Neguma Bill when it will be taken up for debate in Read more…