Statue of Annai Poopathi unveiled in Norway
The statue of Annai Poopathi Kanapathipillai has been unveiled today at Annai Poopathi School in Norway.
Soldier, associates sentenced to death for killing a Tamil priest
A Sri Lankan soldier and two of his associates have been sentenced to death for killing a Hindu Tamil priest.
Rajapaksa’s ‘heir’ prevented from flying to the US
The former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s son Namal Rajapaksa has been blocked by US officials from flying to Houston.
Sri Lankan military planning to occupy Alampil Heroes’ Cemetery
The Sri Lankan military is planning to occupy Alampil Heroes’ Cemetery in Mullaithivu, the locals have alleged.
If internal self-determination is denied, Tamils are entitled to exercise external self-determination – Sampanthan
The leader of the TNA has stated that Tamils are entitled to exercise external self-determination if their right to internal self-determination is denied.
Human rights abuses by the Sri Lankan security forces continue – the US
The US has expressed concerns over continuing human rights violations by the Sri Lankan security forces.
Natarajan no more
M.Natarajan, a longstanding confidant of late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalitha Jeyaram, has passed away.
Sirisena’s visit to Jaffna marred by protests
Catholics lined the streets of Ilavalai, Jaffna, on Monday protesting against the visiting Sri Lankan president.
Relatives of the disappeared: justice remains elusive
A mass vigil was staged by the relatives of the disappeared today in Maruthankerni area of Jaffna district.
Four villages in Mannar submerged in water
At least four villages in Mannar district remain submerged in water following heavy rain on Wednesday evening.
Justice for genocide: Tamils take to the streets of Geneva
A mass rally was held by Tamils in Geneva on Monday demanding international justice for genocide.
Attacks on Muslims continue
A fast food outlet belonging to a Muslim in Anaimadu, Puttalam, has been set on fire by Sinhala extremists.
Food poisoning in Jaffna – 110 people hospitalised
110 people have been hospitalised in Kayts, Jaffna, due to food poisoning.
17 mosques attacked by Sinhala extremists
Sri Lanka’s Muslim Council has accused Sinhala Buddhist extremists of attacking 17 mosques in Kandy.