Lead News

India hoodwinks Tamils as three splinter groups of the LTTE accept the 13th amendment

Friday February 26, 2021
India has once again hoodwinked Tamils by calling for the implementation of the now defunct 13th amendment to Sri Lanka's constitution.  
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UN human rights chief calls for Sri Lanka to be referred to the ICC

Wednesday January 27, 2021
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has called for Sri Lanka to be referred to the International Criminal Court (ICC).  
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Religious leaders call for the release of Tamil political prisoners

Monday December 28, 2020
Hindu, Christian and Muslim leaders took to the streets on Monday calling for the release of Tamil political prisoners languishing in Sri Lankan jails.
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Covid-19 death toll mounts in Sri Lanka

Sunday December 27, 2020
A total number of 191 people have died in Sri Lanka after having contracted the coronavirus.   On Sunday, 4 Covid-19 deaths were reported.  
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Defying state repression Heroes' Day marked across Tamil Eelam

Friday November 27, 2020
Heroes' Day was marked across occupied Tamil Eelam today, defying Sri Lankan state repression.
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News

Rajapaksa regime to ditch legislation on enforced disappearances?

Tuesday January 07, 2020
Speculation is rife in Colombo's political circles that the Rajapaksa regime is considering repealing legislation on enforced disappearances.   ...
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Is the West heading for a showdown with Sri Lanka?

Friday December 27, 2019
By Dr A.R.Sriskanda Rajah   ...
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Rajapaksa regime reverts to Sinhala-only national anthem; Tamil version ditched

Tuesday December 24, 2019
The Sri Lankan government has announced that the country's national anthem would be sung only in the Sinhala language on Independence Day.   ...
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Tamil political prisoner found innocent after being jailed for 13 years

Friday December 20, 2019
A Tamil political prisoner jailed for 13 years on charges of involvement in an assassination attempt on Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been acquitted by the Court.   ...
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