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A picture the Court of Justice of the European Union in Luxembourg on December 10, 2014. AFP PHOTO / JOHN THYS        (Photo credit should read JOHN THYS/AFP/Getty Images)

EU court delists the LTTE

26/07/2017 - 11:47

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ordered the removal of the LTTE from the European Council’s list of terrorist organisations.

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Man claims he accidentally shot Ilancheliyan’s bodyguard

25/07/2017 - 10:46

The man arrested in connection with the killing of Jaffna High Court Judge M.Ilancheliyan’s bodyguard has claimed that he was intoxicated at the time.

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Man shot dead by STF in Batticaloa

24/07/2017 - 21:57

A man has been shot dead by the Special Task Force (STF), the notorious commando unit of the Sri Lankan police, in Karadiyanaru, Batticaloa.

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Canadian Prime Minister joins Black July commemorations

24/07/2017 - 05:10

The Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has expressed his deepest sympathy to the victims of Black July pogrom and other mass atrocities.

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‘Sri Lanka is a Sinhala Buddhist ethnocracy’ – new academic book claims

20/07/2017 - 23:16

A new academic book, titled Government and Politics in Sri Lanka: Biopolitics and Security, and published by Routledge, a leading global publisher of academic books, has claimed that Sri Lanka should better be understood as a Sinhala Buddhist ethnocracy, rather than a democracy.

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