Two Tamil students shot dead by Sri Lankan police
Two Tamil students of Jaffna University have been shot dead by Sri Lankan police in Jaffna on Thursday.
Victims of IPKF massacre remembered
A memorial was held today at Jaffna Teaching Hospital to pay tribute to medical staff and patients killed by the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF).
TNA has accepted a unitary solution – TNPF
The TNPF has accused the TNA of falling for the unitary solution articulated by the Sri Lankan government.
German Tamil woman deported
Colombo Additional Magistrate Aruni Artigala has ordered for the German Tamil woman Malarvili Eeswaran arrested under the PTA to be deported.
German Tamil woman arrested under the PTA
A German Tamil woman has been arrested in Jaffna by the Sri Lankan police under the draconian Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) 1979.
Women take to the streets of Jaffna in solidarity with Upcountry Tamils
The women of Jaffna took to the streets today expressing solidarity with the Upcountry Tamil tea workers agitating for a hike in their wages.
Hindu temple in Anuradapuram attacked, devotee seriously injured
The Muthumari Amman temple in Anuradapuram has been attacked on Tuesday night resulting in one of the devotees sustaining serious injuries.
Jaffna Tamils express solidarity with their Upcountry counterparts
Jaffna Tamils have held a demonstration in support of the strike action launched by Upcountry tea workers demanding a hike in wages.
Failed asylum seeker jailed for posing as a suicide bomber
A failed Tamil asylum seeker posing as a suicide bomber has been jailed for ten months, reports Liverpool Echuo.
Gunfire in Jaffna, Sri Lankan police implicated
Gunshots have been fired at a house in Pirampadi, Jaffna, by gunmen allegedly affiliated to the Sri Lankan police.
Chief minister, NPC members pay tribute to Jeganathan
C.V.Wigneswaran and NPC members today paid tribute to their late colleague Antony Jeganathan who died in a road accident last Saturday.
Wigneswaran urges Switzerland not to deport Tamils
The chief minister of Northern Tamil Eelam has urged the Swiss authorities not to deport Tamils to Sri Lanka.
Eluha Thamil held in Canada
Tamil Canadians have held ‘Eluha Thamil’ demonstration in Canada.
NPC member dead in road accident
A member of the Northern Tamil Eelam Provincial Council (NPC) has been killed in a road accident.