Sri Lankan soldiers break into TNPF office
Sri Lankan soldiers have broken into the office of the TNPF in Puthukudiyiruppu, Mullaithivu, and searched it without a court order.
Sirisena’s upcoming visit to Jaffna: harassment of ex-combatants stepped-up
Sri Lanka’s counter-terrorism police officers have stepped-up their harassment of ex-LTTE cadres in Jaffna, human rights activists have alleged.
53 Tamil school girls massacred in Sri Lanka’s air raid remembered
Memorials were held in Tamil Eelam and abroad to pay tribute to 53 Tamil school girls massacred in a targeted airstrike by the Sri Lankan air force.
Nayaru: Tamil fishermen’s huts and boats set alight by Sinhala fishermen
The fishing huts and boats of Tamil fishermen in Nayaru, Mullaithivu, have been set alight by Sinhala fishermen.
Ancient Tamil temple in danger of being Sinhalised
The people of Mullaithivu have expressed fears that the Sri Lankan government is planning to Sinhalise an ancient Hindu temple in Nedunkerni.
Scuffles at Karunanidhi’s funeral: two dead
Two people have died in scuffles that broke out at Karunanidhi’s funeral.
Mr Muthuvelar Thadchenamoorthy, alias Kalaignar Karunanidhi, the patriarch of Dravidian nationalism in Tamil Nadu, has passed away today.
Germany war crimes arrest: allegations against the LTTE unfounded
Tamil Polity can exclusively reveal that the arrest of a Tamil man in Germany last week on war crimes charges are based on unfounded allegations.
Air Tigers’ base to be turned into a domestic airport
The Sri Lankan government has announced that it would transform the Air Tigers’ base in Iranaimadu, Killinochi, into a domestic airport.
Ex-LTTE fighter arrested in Germany over war crimes charges
An Eelam Tamil man, alleged to be an ex-LTTE combatant, has been arrested in Germany over war crimes charges, the Associated Press (AP) has reported.
Tamils massacred by Indian troops remembered
A memorial was held in Valvettithurai, Jaffna, today to pay tribute to 63 Tamils massacred by Indian military forces.
Northern Tamil Eelam hit by drought
Northern Tamil Eelam has been hit by drought in the past few weeks resulting in severe shortage of drinking water.
Mannar mass graves: skeletons with stab wounds recovered
Many of the skeletons recovered from the mass graves of Mannar have stab wounds on them, officials involved in the excavation process have revealed.
UN calls for the demilitarisation of Tamil areas
The UN Special Rapporteur Ben Emmerson has urged the Sri Lankan government to demilitarise the Tamil-speaking Northern Province.