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Wigneswaran's rally fails to draw crowds

Tuesday September 17, 2019
A rally organised in Jaffna on Monday by the former Northern chief minister has ended in failure as only a few hundred Tamils attended it.  
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West wakes up at the UNHRC as elections loom in Sri Lanka

Wednesday September 11, 2019
  As elections loom with the prospect of the pro-Chinese Rajapaksas coming to power, the West has waken up to the reality at the UNHRC.  
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Tributes pour in for Ram Jethmalani

Tuesday September 10, 2019
Tamil activists across the world are mourning the death of Ram Jethmalani, the veteran Indian lawyer who long supported Tamils.  
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Graduate unemployment rate all-time high in Northern Tamil Eelam

Wednesday September 04, 2019
Unemployed graduates held a vigil in Jaffna today, demanding the Northern Provincial Council to facilitate job opportunities for them.  
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Relatives of the disappeared seek international justice; vigils held across Tamil Eelam and abroad

Friday August 30, 2019
The relatives of Tamils made to disappear by the Sri Lankan state have held vigils across Tamil Eelam, demanding international justice.
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News

Accident in Jaffna - 2 killed

Sunday August 16, 2015
Two people were killed and five injured in an accident today in Kodikamam, Jaffna. The tragedy took place on the A9 highway at 3:00 a.m. ...
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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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