A political settlement cannot be found without the release of Tamil land occupied by the Sri Lankan military, the Northern Chief Minister has claimed.
A road has been opened in Markham to honour the Tamil community in Canada.
Archaeologists engaged in excavation work at Jaffna Fort have uncovered mass graves of Tamils believed to have been killed by the Sri Lankan military.
Valigamam West Municipal Council has been forced to pay the Sri Lankan navy’s electricity bill for the past 15 years, a local councillor has revealed.
Sri Lanka’s deputy minister of law and order has accused Tamils in the North to be living with a pro-LTTE mindset.
Sri Lanka’s Wildlife Minister Field Marshal Sarath Fonseka has accused the state’s police forces of torturing children arrested for criminal offences.
A memorial was held at St. Peter’s Church in Navali, Jaffna, yesterday to pay tribute to 153 Tamils killed in Sri Lanka’s targeted air raid 23 years ago.
The Sri Lankan army has begun constructing a military complex at the seventeenth century Jaffna Fort.
A Tamil member of Colombo Municipal Council has been shot dead today.
A vigil was held on Sunday condemning the Sri Lankan government’s attempts to re-militarise the historic Jaffna Fort.