Paravipaanchan IDPs begin vigil
The IDPs from Paravipaanchan area of Killinochi district have launched a vigil demanding the release of their lands.
Sri Lanakan airforce official photographs Kepapulavu protesters
Kepapulavu IDPs engaged in protests demanding the release of their lands have spotted a Sri Lankan airforce official photographing them.
Edappadai Palanichamy sworn in as Tamil Nadu chief minister
Edappadi Palanichamy, the confidante of N.Sasikala, has been sworn in as the new chief minister of Tamil Nadu.
Braving heavy rain Keppapulavu IDPs continue their protests
The protests of Keppapulavu IDPs entered its fifteenth day today, with the protesters braving the heavy rain.
Eastern Tamils call for the merger of the Northern and Eastern provinces
Eastern Tamils have urged for the merger of the Northern and Eastern provinces that constitute the historical Tamil homeland.
Mannar Citizens Committee expresses solidarity with the IDPs
Mannar Citizens Committee has expressed solidarity with the IDPs of Keppapulavu and Puthukudiyiruppu.
IDPs’ protests spread to Puthukudiyiruppu
IDPs from Puthukudiyiruppu, following their counterparts in Kepapulavu, have launched a protest demanding the immediate release of their land occupied by the Sri Lankan military.
Two dead in road accidents in Northern Tamil Eelam
Two people were killed in two separate road accidents on Monday in Northern Tamil Eelam.
Kepapulavu protests intensify; protester hospitalised
The protest launched by the IDPs of Kepapulavu, Mullaithivu district, has intensified, with one of the protesters being admitted to hospital after falling ill.
Ex-combatant returning from the Middle East arrested
An ex-LTTE fighter returning from the Middle East has been arrested at Bandaranaike International Airport.
Kepapulavu IDPs lay siege to Sri Lankan airbase
The IDPs from Kepapulavu, Mullaithivu district, laid siege to the local airbase today, demanding the immediate return of their land occupied by the Sri Lankan airforce.
Ex-combatants deny assassination plot charges
Five former LTTE cadres arrested on the suspicion of plotting to assassinate TNA parliamentarian M.A.Sumanthiran have denied the charges against them.
Political solution should address Tamil self-determination – UK’s shadow international development secretary
UK’s Shadow International Development Secretary Kate Osamor has expressed dismay at Sri Lanka’s failure to reach a political settlement with the Tamils that addresses the question of self-determination.
ICET calls for mass uprising in Tamil Eelam
The International Council of Eelam Tamils (ICET) has called for a mass uprising in Tamil Eelam in support of the hunger strike launched by the relatives of those made to ‘disappear’ by the Sri Lankan state.