Iranaitheevu IDPs take to streets
The IDPs from Iranaitheevu marched through the streets of Killinochi today, urging resettlement in their lands.
Three Tamil school girls raped by Muslim men
Tamils took to the streets of Muthur, Trincomalee, on Monday, condemning the rape of three Tamil school girls by two Muslim men.
Sri Lankan navy appropriates fishermen’s land in Mannar
The Sri Lankan navy has begun constructing a camp in a land uses by fishermen in Thaalvuppadu, Mannar.
Terror attack in Manchester – 22 dead
Twenty-two people were killed in a suicide bomb attack by an Islamist in Manchester, United Kingdom.
‘The world had failed to prevent a genocide’ – candidate for Canadian Conservative party’s leadership
The candidate for the Canadian Conservative party’s leadership has called the mass atrocities of Mullivaikal a genocide.
Tamil Genocide Day marked in London, Scotland and Northern Ireland
British Tamils have marked Tamil Genocide Day in London, Scotland and Northern Ireland on Thursday.
Sri Lanka bans commemoration events in Mullivaikal
The Sri Lankan state has banned the holding of commemoration events being held at Mullivaikal, where tens of thousands of Tamils were massacred.
Business man murdered in Killinochi
A Tamil businessman has been killed in a machete attack in Kangapuram, Killinochi, today.
Buddhist temple to be constructed in Naavatkuli
The Sri Lankan military is to construct a Buddhist temple in Naavatkuli, Jaffna, at the cost of ten million rupees.
Military vehicle collides with express train
A Sri Lankan military vehicle has collided with an express train in Chavakacheri, Jaffna, today.
Tamil political prisoner imprisoned for 24 years seeks clemency
A Tamil political prisoner imprisoned for twenty-four years has urged the Sri Lankan president to show compassion and release him.
Vesak used as cover for the Sinhalisation of Tamil areas
The Sri Lankan security forces are engaged in installing Vesak lamps and banners all over the predominantly Tamil-speaking North and East.
Iranaitheevu IDPs launch hunger strike, demand resettlement
The IDPs from Iranaitheevu, Killinochi, launched a hunger strike on Monday, demanding resettlement in their lands.
First Black Tiger’s mother joins TNPF rally
The mother of Captain Miller, the first Black Tiger, took part in TNPF’s May Day rally held in Jaffna on Monday.