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Provincial councils' police and land powers to be scrapped

Saturday August 15, 2020
The Sri Lankan government has announced that it will use its two-third majority in the parliament to scrap police and land powers granted to provincial councils pursuant to the thirteenth amendment...
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TNPF wins another seat on national list

Friday August 07, 2020
The TNPF has won another seat on the national list, the Sri Lankan election commission has said.  
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Gajendrakumar Ponnampalam elected to parliament

Thursday August 06, 2020
The leader of Tamil National People's Front (TNPF) has been elected to the parliament.   Mr Gajendrakumar Ponnampalam was previously elected to the parliament in 2001 and 2004.
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Easter terror suicide bomber's widow was an Indian mole

Saturday July 25, 2020
The widow of an Easter terror Jihadi suicide bomber was an operative of Indian intelligence services, the Daily Mirror, has reported.   The following is the full report:
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Sri Lankan security forces lay siege to TNPF's Jaffna office

Monday July 06, 2020
The Sri Lankan security forces laid siege to the TNPF office in Jaffna on Sunday, claiming they had received information the party was making preparations to commemorate Black Tigers' Day.
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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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'No federalism - only village councils!' Ranil

Friday August 14, 2015
The Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has reiterated the United National Party's position that there will be no federal solution to the ethnic conflict. Instead, power will be devolve ...
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