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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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Pon.Sivakumaran's death anniversary marked in Jaffna

Wednesday June 05, 2019
A memorial was held in Urumpirai, Jaffna, today to mark the death anniversary of Pon.Sivakumaran.   ...
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EROS files complaint against Hizbullah

Wednesday June 05, 2019
The leader of the defunct Tamil militant group, EROS, has filed a complaint against the former Eastern governor M.L.A.M.Hizbullah.   ...
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Buddhist monks launch hunger strike demanding the arrest of Rishard Bathiudeen

Tuesday June 04, 2019
A group of Sinhala Buddhist monks have launched a hunger strike demanding the arrest of Rishad Bathiudeen, linked to ISIS terrorists.   ...
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Terror-link Islamist governors resign

Monday June 03, 2019
M.L.A.M.Hizbullah and Asath Salley have tendered their letters of resignation to the Sri Lankan president a short while ago.   ...
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