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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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Tamils project Tamil Eelam Heroes' Day message on to the Houses of Parliament

Thursday November 26, 2020
Tamils have successfully projected the Tamil Eelam national flower and Tamil Eelam Heroes' Day message on to the Houses of UK Parliament.
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Covid-19 takes its toll in Sri Lanka - 46 people dead!

Wednesday November 11, 2020
A total of forty-six people have died in Sri Lanka after having contracted the coronavirus.  
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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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TNPF pays tribute to Thiyagi Thileepan before voting

Monday August 17, 2015
The Tamil National People's Front (TNPF) paid tribute to Thiyagi Thileepan before casting their votes in today's general election. Members of the TNPF visited Thileepan's memorial, destroyed b ...
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Britain reiterates calls for an independent, credible mechanism of international standard

Sunday August 16, 2015
The British government has reiterated its calls for an independent, credible mechanism of international standard to address Sri Lanka’s violations of international humanitarian law. Speaking to ...
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