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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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Sinhalese can rule without the support of 'minorities' - Gnanasara Thero

Tuesday November 19, 2019
The leader of the extremist group Bodhu Bala Sena (BBS) has announced that as the Sinhalese now have a strong leader, he will dismantle his organisation after the general election.   ...
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Tamils of Indian origin attacked by the Sri Lankan president's supporters

Monday November 18, 2019
Tamils of Indian origin living in Yattiantotte, Kegalle district, have been attacked by supporters of the Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.   ...
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Gotabaya Rajapaksa sworn in as president amidst Tamil - Muslim boycott

Monday November 18, 2019
Mr Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been sworn in as the seventh executive president of Sri Lanka today, amidst boycott by Tamils and Muslims.   ...
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Sajith's defeat will legitimise the Tamil call for statehood - Sampanthan

Thursday November 14, 2019
The leader of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has warned that Sajith Premadasa's defeat in the presidential election will legitimise the Tamil call for the creation of an independent statehood. ...
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