Commemoration events for Thileepan gather momentum
Commemoration events are being held across Tamil Eelam and abroad to pay tribute to the Tamil national hero Thileepan.
Mass rally in Geneva demanding international justice
Tamils held a mass rally on Monday demanding international justice, outside the offices of the UN in Geneva.
Renovating Heroes’ Resting Home not illegal – Court rules
The Magistrate Court of Killinochi has ruled that it is not illegal to renovate Kanagapuram Heroes’ Resting Home.
UN’s human rights chief hints on exercising universal jurisdiction against Sri Lanka
The UN’s human rights chief has warned Sri Lanka that its failure to investigate the crimes of its security forces against Tamils would lead to the exercise of universal jurisdiction.
Tamils mark the thirtieth anniversary of Thileepan’s hunger strike
Today, Tamils across the world mark the thirtieth anniversary of the 12-day fast-unto-death launched by Thileepan.
Tamils and Kurds can be optimistic about statehood – Tamil scholar argues at Kurdistan independence conference
A UK-based Tamil scholar has argued at an independence and statebuilding conference held in Sulaimaniya, the Kurdistan Region, Iraq, that the Tamils and the Kurds can be optimistic about creating states of their own in the current Western-led global liberal order.
Longstanding Tamil nationalist activist Kanagalingam no more
P.Kanagalingam, a longstanding Tamil nationalist activist in Tamil Eelam, has died.
Why a Sri Lankan leader might be tried for war crimes in Brazil
The Washington Post has published an article analysing the war crimes suit filed in Brazil against the former Sri Lankan military general Jagath Jayasuriya.
Relatives of the disappeared in Batticaloa demand international justice
Relatives of Tamils made to disappear by the Sri Lankan state staged a protest in Batticaloa on Wednesday demanding international justice.
International Disappeared Day observed in Vavuniya
A rally was held by Tamil activists in Vavuniya today to mark the International Disappeared Day.
6 students dead in Mandaithivu boat tragedy
Six Tamil students have died off the seas of Mandaithivu, Jaffna, after the boat they were travelling in capsized.
Victims of Thiraikerni massacre remembered
A memorial was held on Saturday to pay tribute to Tamils massacred by the Sri Lankan state in Thiraikerni, Amparai, twenty-seven years ago.
Six Tamils arrested in Killinochi
Six Tamil men have been arrested in Utrupulam, Killinochi, in pre-dawn raids carried out by the Sri Lankan police.
Perarivalan granted parole
The government of Tamil Nadu has decided to grant parole to Perarivalan, convicted in Rajiv Gandhi’s assassination case 26 years ago.