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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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Rajapaksa to continue in politics

Wednesday August 19, 2015
The former Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa has announced that he will continue to engage in politics, despite losing the general election. In a statement released today, Rajapaksa claimed ...
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Mavai Senathirajah: 'TNA will not be accepting ministerial portfolios'

Wednesday August 19, 2015
TNA will not be accepting any ministerial portfolios in the new government, a senior leader of the party has announced. Speaking to reporters in Jaffna yesterday, Mavai Senathirajah, TNA's MP fo ...
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Mahinda Rajapaksa routed

Tuesday August 18, 2015
The former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa failed to secure enough seats in the general election to become the country's next prime minister. The United People Freedom Alliance, of which ...
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TNA secures 16 seats

Tuesday August 18, 2015
The Tamil National Alliance has secured 16 seats in the concluded general election. 5 of these were in Jaffna, 4 in Vanni, 1 in Trincomalee, 3 in Batticaloa and 1 in Amparai. ...
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