TCC-UK, the largest UK-based grassroot Tamil organisation, has launched a petition through the UK Parliament’s website, urging the British government to take the lead in bringing internationally mandated prosecutions against Sri Lanka.
A British Tamil who recently returned to Jaffna has been arrested and tortured in Sri Lankan police custody for ‘links’ to the LTTE in the UK, according to the online Tamil newspaper Tamil Guardian.
A leading British parliamentarian has announced that Mullivaikal was a genocide.
The Sri Lankan military is seeking to appropriate more private lands in the Jaffna peninsula, according reports from Colombo.
Tamils are losing faith in Sri Lanka’s so-called regime of good governance, Rev. Justin Bernard Gnanapragasam, the Bishop of Jaffna, has said.
A demonstration was held in Thirunelveli area of Jaffna district today urging for speed limits to be imposed in built-up areas and around schools.
Mannar Women’s Organisation has called for Sri Lanka’s sword-wielding lion flag to be changed.
14 Tamil political prisoners have refused to undergo rehabilitation, saying they preferred a fair trial as they are innocent.
A number of cracks that have appeared in Navakkiri area of Jaffna district have placed the locals in a state of panic.
A six years old Tamil boy in Sampoor area of Trincomalee district has been raped and murdered by the Sri Lankan navy.