Sinhala settlements in Jaffna high security zones
Sinhala families are occupying Tamil houses in Urani and Mailiddi villages in Jaffna district, declared as high security zones by the Sri Lankan security forces.
EU proposes restoring GSP+ concessions to Sri Lanka
The EU Commission has proposed restoring GSP+ concessions to Sri Lanka, to be accompanied by rigorous monitoring of its human rights record.
Victims of Tamil Research Conference massacre remembered
A remembrance event was held today in Jaffna to pay tribute to the victims of Tamil Research Conference massacre.
Heroes’ Resting Home activists released on bail
Five Tamil activists arrested for constructing a memorial at Kanagapuram Heroes’ Resting Home in Killinochi have been released on bail.
TNA-controlled local authority blocks the reconstruction of Heroes’ Resting Home
The TNA-controlled Karaichi Local Council has blocked the reconstruction of Kanagapuram Heroes’ Resting Home in Killinochi.
Two Hindu temples in Trincomalee desecrated
Two Hindu temples in Nilaveli, Trincomalee district, have been desecrated by Sinhala extremists.
US lobby group urges Trump to ensure justice for Tamils
The US based lobby group, Tamils for Trump, has urged the President-elect Donald Trump to ensure justice for Tamils in Sri Lanka.
Military ambulance takes cyclist’s life
A Tamil cyclist has died after being run over by a military ambulance.
Relatives of Camber Sands tragedy outraged
Relatives of the victims of Camber Sands tragedy have expressed outrage at the local authority’s blame shifting attitude, The Guardian has reported.
Three Tamils die in New Zealand fire
Three Tamils have died in New Zealand after their house caught fire.
Adele Balasingham issues statement
Adele Balasingham has issued a statement dismissing claims that there exists an urn containing the ashes of her late husband Anton Balasingham.
Killinochi residents protest against the construction of prefabricated houses
Residents of Killinochi staged a demonstration today opposing the construction of prefabricated houses.
10 dead in road accident in Jaffna
Ten people have died in a major road accident today in Chankathanai, Chavakacheri town, in Jaffna.