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13th century Hindu temple discovered in Mannar

Thursday July 18, 2019
A Hindu temple dating back to the thirteenth century has been discovered in Kurunthan, Mannar.  
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Tamils prevented from entering Kanniya Hindu temple; Tamil monk attacked

Tuesday July 16, 2019
The Sri Lankan security forces have blocked Tamil devotees from entering the historic Kanniya Pillaiyar Temple in Trincomalee district.
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Foreign militaries will not be allowed to use Trincomalee Port - Ranil

Friday July 12, 2019
The Sri Lankan Prime Minister has said his government will not allow foreign militaries to use any of its ports, including Trincomalee Port.  
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400,000 people affected by drought in Tamil Eelam

Tuesday July 09, 2019
Up to 400,000 people have been affected by drought in Tamil Eelam.   The drought has been triggered by the failure of monsoon rain.  
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EU warns of withdrawing GSP+

Thursday June 27, 2019
The EU has warned of withdrawing GSP+ concessions to Sri Lanka if it fails to adhere to the moratorium on death penalty in force in the country.  
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News

Family man shot dead in Batticaloa

Saturday August 15, 2015
A family man was shot dead by an unidentified gunman today in Batticaloa district. The incident took place at 12:15pm close to the Huthab Mosque in O'ddamavadi. The victim was identified as Moh ...
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Six Eelam Tamils arrested in West Bengal

Saturday August 15, 2015
Six Eelam Tamils were arrested in West Bengal, India, on Friday. They were arrested during an operation carried out by the Special Task Force of West Bengal Police in central Kolkota. Police cl ...
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Malaysia arrests and deports a Tamil national to Sri Lanka

Friday August 14, 2015
Malaysian authorities have arrested and deported a Tamil national to Sri Lanka. The 37 years old male was arrested on 7 August and deported today under Section 15 (1) of the Immigration Act 1959 ...
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Tamils commemorate Chencholai Massacre

Friday August 14, 2015
Tamils all over the world are commemorating the ninth anniversary of Chencholai massacre. On 14 August 2006, the Sri Lankan Air Force carried out a series of airstrikes on Chencholai Children Home ...
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