Islamists in Colombo have threatened Hindu devotees for attempting to hold a chariot festival in a predominantly Muslim area.
Tamils across the world today remember Malathy, the first female fighter to sacrifice her life in the Tamil Eelam liberation struggle.
The Indian police has brought criminal charges against Eelam Tamil refugees who went on hunger strike demanding their release from internment camps.
Kfir fighter jets belonging to the Sri Lankan airforce roamed over Jaffna, causing panic among children.
The visiting Chinese special envoy and Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin has told the Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena that the island-state should make use of his country’s Maritime Silk Road plan.
The former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa would have faced the fate of Muammar Gaddafi had he won the elections, his former associate S.B.Dissanayake has claimed.
The International Council of Eelam Tamils (ICET) has denounced the US resolution, claiming it has been passed on the graves of justice and humanity.
The EU today released a statement hailing Sri Lanka’s decision to halt the death penalty.
The international medical aid group Doctors Without Borders (MSF) has announced that it will be launching an international fact-finding inquiry on the US airstrike on its hospital in Afghanistan.
The parliamentary group leader of Tamil National Alliance (TNA) R.Sampanthan has called for the immediate release of Tamil political prisoners, the party’s unofficial organ Uthayan has reported.