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Wigneswaran to canvass for the candidate who receives India's backing

Friday August 16, 2019
C.V.Wigneswaran has told his close associates that he would support the candidate who receives the backing of India in the presidential election.  
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TNA to canvass for UNP's presidential candidate

Tuesday August 13, 2019
The TNA has hinted that it will be canvassing for the candidate to be fielded by the UNP in the forthcoming presidential election.  
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Mahinda Rajapaksa names Gotabaya as the presidential candidate

Sunday August 11, 2019
The former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa has named his brother Gotabaya Rajapaksa as the SLPP's presidential candidate.  
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Sinhala students clash at Jaffna University; Tamil man taking photos attacked by soldiers

Wednesday August 07, 2019
Violent clashes took place between Sinhala students at Jaffna University for the third day on Wednesday.  
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Devotees complain of excessive military, police presence outside Nallur Murugan Temple

Tuesday August 06, 2019
Tamils have accused the Sri Lankan government of hindering Nallur Murugan Temple's festival by stepping up the presence of its security forces.  
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Gotabaya groomed ISIS leader - former Western province governor claims

Wednesday June 12, 2019
The former Western province governor has claimed that Zahran Hashim was groomed by the former Sri Lankan defence secretary.   ...
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Indian PM shuns Islamist leaders, meets Tamil leaders

Monday June 10, 2019
The Indian prime minister had turned down a request for meeting made by Islamist leaders during his visit to Sri Lanka, whilst he met Tamil leaders.   ...
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Canadian High Commissioner meets relatives of the disappeared

Friday June 07, 2019
The Canadian High Commissioner to Sri Lankan has met the relatives of the disappeared in Killinochi on Thursday.   ...
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Jihadi terrorist jailed for the attempted murder of a Tamil man in Australia

Wednesday June 05, 2019
A female Jihadi terrorist has been sentenced to forty-two years in prison by an Australian court for the attempted murder of a Tamil man.   ...
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