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Two civilian staff at Sri Lankan army headquarters diagnosed with COVID-19

Friday October 09, 2020
Two civilian staff at the Sri Lankan army headquarters have been diagnosed with COVID-19, sources in Colombo have told the Tamil Polity.  
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Indian soldiers killed Pirapaharan's son - former Sri Lankan army commander

Wednesday October 07, 2020
Filed Marshal (Rtd.) Sarath Fonseka has claimed the LTTE leader's son, Balachandran Pirapaharan, was not killed by Sri Lankan troops.  
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Total shutdown observed in the Tamil homeland

Monday September 28, 2020
A total shutdown was observed in the Tamil homeland on Monday, condemning Sri Lanka’s ban on commemorating Thileepan’s death anniversary.  
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Provincial councils' police and land powers to be scrapped

Saturday August 15, 2020
The Sri Lankan government has announced that it will use its two-third majority in the parliament to scrap police and land powers granted to provincial councils pursuant to the thirteenth amendment...
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TNPF wins another seat on national list

Friday August 07, 2020
The TNPF has won another seat on the national list, the Sri Lankan election commission has said.  
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Rajapaksa regime resumes detention of Tamils under terrorism laws

Tuesday December 10, 2019
The Sri Lankan government has arrested and detained four Tamils in Trincomalee district under the draconian Prevention of Terrorism Act 1978.   ...
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British court convicts Sri Lankan general of public order offence

Friday December 06, 2019
A senior Sri Lankan general has been convicted by a British court of committing a criminal offence under Section 4A of the Public Order Act 1986.   ...
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Muslim man arrested on charges of planning to assassinate the Sri Lankan president

Wednesday December 04, 2019
A Muslim man has been arrested by the Sri Lankan police on charges of planning to assassinate President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.   ...
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LTTE is not a criminal organisation - Switzerland's Federal Supreme Court

Tuesday December 03, 2019
Switzerland's top court has made a landmark ruling that the LTTE is not a criminal organisation.    ...
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