A Tamil man arrested by the Sri Lankan police and later bailed has revealed the extent of torture in police custody.
A Tamil man has been shot dead by Sri Lankan police in Mallagam, Jaffna.
The coastal villages of Mannar district have frequently been hit by mini sand storms and haze in recent weeks.
Valigamam West Council has passed a resolution calling for a ban on the appropriation of drinking water from Ponnalai, Jaffna, by the Sri Lankan navy.
Switzerland’s Federal Criminal Court has ruled that there is no evidence that the LTTE was a criminal organisation.
A cricket tournament was held on Saturday in memory of Annai Poopathy in Kanagarayan Kulam, Vanni.
The Sri Lankan military has launched a large-scale search operation in the jungles of Andankulam, Mullaithivu.
A Sinhala Buddhist temple has been vandalised by Sri Lanka’s Islamists, in an apparent retaliation for attacks on mosques in Amparai and Kandy.
The Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has been attacked in the parliament by opposition MPs.
Sinhala extremists have launched a major campaign in the Sinhala South, claiming a federal solution will pave the way for the creation of a Tamil state.