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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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Tamils project Tamil Eelam Heroes' Day message on to the Houses of Parliament

Thursday November 26, 2020
Tamils have successfully projected the Tamil Eelam national flower and Tamil Eelam Heroes' Day message on to the Houses of UK Parliament.
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Covid-19 takes its toll in Sri Lanka - 46 people dead!

Wednesday November 11, 2020
A total of forty-six people have died in Sri Lanka after having contracted the coronavirus.  
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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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Kurdish scholar calls for the exclusion of Sri Lankan diplomats from genocide conferences

Friday December 20, 2019
A prominent Kurdish scholar from Iraqi Kurdistan has called for Sri Lankan diplomats to be excluded from Kurdish genocide conferences.   ...
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Rajapaksa regime begins political witch-hunt; former minister jailed

Wednesday December 18, 2019
A former Sri Lankan cabinet minister and a close ally of the former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has been arrested in connection with a road accident that happened in 2016.   ...
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