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Mullaithivu: Tamils take to the streets against the Sri Lankan police

Tuesday February 19, 2019

The residents of Muthaiyankaddu, Mullaithivu, took to the streets today condemning the failure of the Sri Lankan police to enforce law and order.

 

On Monday, a female motorcyclist was seriously injured after two men rammed their vehicles onto her.

 

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Gotabaya: US abducted 9/11 terror suspect from Sri Lanka

Thursday February 14, 2019

The former Sri Lankan defence secretary has claimed the US had abducted a 9/11 terror suspect who was found hiding in Sri Lanka.

 

In an interview to the Colombo-based newspaper, Daily Mirror, on Tuesday, Mr Gotabaya Rajapaksa said:

 

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Sri Lankan military robs thousands of litres of water

Monday February 11, 2019

The Sri Lankan military has been caught on camera stealing thousands of litres of water from a private well in Mullaithivu district.

 

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Sri Lanka's Independence Day: Black Day observed in Tamil Eelam and the Diaspora

Tuesday February 05, 2019

As Sri Lanka celebrated its 71st Independence Day, Tamils in Tamil Eelam and the Diaspora observed Black Day, holding demonstrations.

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Muslim man killed in clashes with the Sri Lankan navy

Tuesday January 29, 2019

A Muslim man has died after being shot at by the Sri Lankan navy in Kinniya, Trincomalee district.

 

The tragic death occurred by the Mahaveli river basin in the Kandalkadu sector of Kinniya.

 

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George Fernandes, the former Indian defence minister and a supporter of Tamil struggle dies

Tuesday January 29, 2019
George Fernandes, the former Indian defence minister and a longstanding supporter of the Tamil Eelam liberation struggle, died today.   ...
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Victims of 1987 Kokkadicholai massacre remembered

Tuesday January 29, 2019
A memorial was held in Batticaloa on Monday to pay tribute the to victims of 1987 Kokkadicholai massacre.   ...
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Batticaloa: Tamils observe total shutdown against Jihadi governor

Friday January 25, 2019
A total shutdown was observed in the Tamil areas of Batticaloa today, condemning the appointment of a Jihadist as the Eastern governor. ...
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Caught on camera: Sri Lankan police officer assaults a motorist

Thursday January 24, 2019
A Sri Lankan police officer has been caught on camera assaulting a motorcyclist for not wearing helmet.   The photos have become viral through social media networks.   ...
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Two former LTTE cadres sentenced to 25 years rigorous imprisonment

Wednesday January 23, 2019
Sri Lanka's High Court in Anuradapuram has sentenced two former LTTE cadres to twenty-five years rigorous imprisonment.   ...
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Judge who led the trial against Sadam says ready to contribute to Tamil genocide trials

Tuesday January 22, 2019
The judge who once led the trial against Sadam Hussein has said he is ready to contribute to future trials against Sri Lanka's genocidaires.   ...
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British court issues warrant for the arrest of Sri Lankan brigadier

Tuesday January 22, 2019
Westminster Magistrates' Court has issued a warrant for arrest of Brig. Priyankara Fernando, the former Sri Lankan defence attaché to the UK.   ...
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British PM thanks the Tamils for their immense contribution to Britain

Monday January 14, 2019
The British Prime Minister Theresa May has thanked the Tamils for the immense contribution they have made to the United Kingdom.   ...
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Mass protests in Batticaloa against the appointment of Jihadist as governor

Friday January 11, 2019
Tamils have launched mass protests in Batticaloa condemning the appointment of a senior Jihadist as the governor of Eastern Province.   ...
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TNA MP calls for an investigation on mass graves in Jaffna

Thursday January 10, 2019
A TNA MP has called for an investigation on mass graves in Mandaithivu and Neerveli, Jaffna.   ...
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Reckless driving by Sri Lankan military, 3 Tamils killed

Tuesday January 08, 2019
3 Tamils were killed after an over-speeding Sri Lankan military vehicle collided with an auto rickshaw.   The tragedy occurred today evening in Iyakkachi, Kilinochchi district. ...
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Tamil sidelined, Mandarin takes over signboards in Sri Lanka

Thursday January 03, 2019
Signboards are appearing in Mandarin in the Sri Lankan capital, with Tamil language being sidelined.   ...
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Sri Lankan military launches massive search operation in Vanni

Wednesday January 02, 2019
The Sri Lankan military has launched a massive search operation in the jungles between Puthur and Kanagarayan Kulam.   ...
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Rajapaksa: Sri Lanka under threat from enemy forces

Tuesday January 01, 2019
Mr Mahinda Rajapaksa has issued a warning claiming his motherland is under threat from enemy forces.   ...
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118,583 Tamils affected by floods

Friday December 28, 2018
A total of 118,583 Tamils have been affected as result of flooding in Northern Tamil Eelam, the Centre for Disaster Management has said.   ...
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TNA MP slain by Sri Lankan paramilitaries remembered

Tuesday December 25, 2018
A memorial was held in Batticaloa today to pay tribute to the slain TNA MP, Mr Joseph Pararajasingham.   The event was held at the American Mission Hall in Batticaloa town. ...
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Tamil youth spearhead rescue efforts in flood-hit Northern Tamil Eelam

Tuesday December 25, 2018
The Tamil youth have taken the lead in rescue efforts in flood-hit Northern Tamil Eelam, as Sri Lanka turns a blind eye to the plight of Tamils. ...
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Sampanthan: Rajapaksa has ceased to be an MP

Wednesday December 19, 2018
The TNA leader has claimed that the former President Mahinda Rajapaksa has ceased to be an MP.   ...
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Sampanthan pays the price for supporting Ranil, loses opposition leader post

Tuesday December 18, 2018
The former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has been appointed as the opposition leader.   ...
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India pleased at Ranil's reappointment as prime minister

Monday December 17, 2018
India has welcomed the reappointment of Ranil Wickeremesinghe as prime minister.   ...
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