Ex-LTTE auxiliary force commando dies
An ex-LTTE auxiliary force commando has died in Semamadu, Vavuniya, after being attacked by a wild elephant that went on a rampage yesterday evening.
Tamil school girls sexually harassed by Sri Lankan soldiers
Two Tamil school girls have been subjected to sexual harassment by Sri Lankan soldiers in Mullaithivu.
Tamils urge the UN to serve them justice
Thousands of Tamils have taken to the streets of Geneva, where the UN Human Rights Council is located, today, demanding justice for genocide.
Thileepan’s first day of hunger strike remembered
Memorial events have been held on Saturday at the site of Thileepan’s hunger strike in Nallur, Jaffna.
UK: lack of progresss could undermine reconciliation
The UK has warned Sri Lanka that the lack of progress in implementing key steps outlined in UN Resolution 30/1 risks undermining reconciliation.
Indian Supreme Court: Tamil Nadu can release Rajiv Gandhi convicts
The Indian Supreme Court has ruled that the Tamil Nadu government has the power to release those convicted in Rajiv Gandhi’s assassination case.
Mullaithivu: Tamils thwart Sinhalisation efforts in Kurunthoormalai
State-backed Sinhalisation efforts in Kurunthurmalai, Mullaithivu, were thwarted by Tamils on Tuesday.
ISIS terror suspect is the nephew of Sri Lankan minister
The ISIS terror suspect arrested in Australia last week is the close relative of a Sri Lankan cabinet minister, a deputy minister has admitted today.
Sri Lankan ISIS terror affiliate arrested in Australia
A Sri Lankan Islamist has been arrested in Australia on terrorism charges.
Mannar mass graves: 126 skeletons recovered
The skeletons of one hundred and twenty six people have been recovered from the mass graves of Mannar.
TNPF: Sri Lanka’s Military Intelligence Corps behind the removal of Thileepan’s banners
The TNPF has accused Sri Lanka’s Military Intelligence Corps of removing the banners of Thileepan in Jaffna.
Murder of young mother: Killinochi braces for mass protests
The people of Killinochi are planning to stage mass protests condemning the murder of a young mother, allegedly by Sri Lankan security force personnel.
Sinhalisation of Mullaithivu: Tamils take to the streets
Thousands of Tamils took to the streets of Mullaithivu today, demanding an immediate end to state-sponsored Sinhalisation projects in the district.
USA: excited to try out the air logistics hub concept at Trincomalee
The Embassy of the United States of America (USA) has said its armed forces are excited to try out the air logistics hub concept at Trincomalee Harbour.