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Sri Lanka marks a decade of the end of civil war

Sri Lanka marks a decade of the end of civil war

Colombo: Sri Lanka, still reeling under the scars of the Easter Sunday bomb blasts, on Saturday marked 10 years of the end of the nearly ...Read More

Govt extends ban on LTTE for five more years: Home Ministry

Govt extends ban on LTTE for five more years: Home Ministry

New Delhi: The central government on Tuesday extended for five more years the ban on the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE), a terro...Read More

Sri Lanka never expected bombings of such magnitude: Defence Secretary

Sri Lanka never expected bombings of such magnitude: Defence Secretary

Colombo: The Sri Lankan government never expected the Easter Sunday bombings of such magnitude, Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando said ...Read More

215 killed, around 500 injured as blasts hit churches, five-star luxury hotels on Easter in Sri Lanka

215 killed, around 500 injured as blasts hit churches, five-star luxury hotels on Easter in Sri Lanka

Colombo: At least 207 people were killed and around 500 others were injured in a string of coordinated eight powerful blasts — including ...Read More

‘No link’ to Rajiv Gandhi’s assassination, claims LTTE

‘No link’ to Rajiv Gandhi’s assassination, claims LTTE

New Delhi: In an alleged statement, the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) has claimed that they had ‘no link’ in the assassination ...Read More

My Date with History: A Memoir by Suman Chattopadhyay- Review

My Date with History: A Memoir by Suman Chattopadhyay- Review

Title: My Date with History

On This Day In History: May 21, 1991 – Former PM Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated by LTTE

On This Day In History: May 21, 1991 – Former PM Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated by LTTE

On this day, May 21, in the year 1991, former Prime Minister of India Rajiv Gandhi was assassinated by members of a militant organisation...Read More

Perhaps Tomorrow – The Memoir of a Sri Lankan Housemaid in the Middle East- Review

Perhaps Tomorrow – The Memoir of a Sri Lankan Housemaid in the Middle East- Review

Name of the book: Perhaps Tomorrow – The Memoir of a Sri Lankan Housemaid in the Middle East

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Sri Lanka arrests rebel LTTE leader Karuna for fraud

Colombo : Sri Lankan investigators on Tuesday arrested a former Tamil Tiger leader over allegations of fraud and corruption during the pr...Read More

Warzone Tourism in Sri Lanka: Tales from Darker Places in Paradise: Review

Warzone Tourism in Sri Lanka: Tales from Darker Places in Paradise: Review

Warzone Tourism in Sri Lanka: Tales from Darker Places in Paradise

Rajiv Gandhi remembered on 72nd birth anniversary

Rajiv Gandhi remembered on 72nd birth anniversary

New Delhi: The nation today remembered former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 72nd birth anniversary with President Pranab Mukherjee a...Read More

Lanka President vows to eradicate LTTE ideology

Lanka President vows to eradicate LTTE ideology

Colombo: President Maithripala Sirisena has vowed to “eradicate the LTTE ideology” which is still present locally and globally to ensure ...Read More

Rajapaksa’s son alleges political witch-hunt by Lanka govt

Rajapaksa’s son alleges political witch-hunt by Lanka govt

Colombo: With the army being removed from his family’s security detail, former Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s son today accused...Read More

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Swamy tears apart ‘unpatriotic’ Amma

Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Swamy tears apart ‘unpatriotic’ Amma

New Delhi: Slamming Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa for demanding the release of seven convicts in former prime minister Rajiv ...Read More

Sri Lankan army chief calls for intl probe into war crimes

Sri Lankan army chief calls for intl probe into war crimes

Colombo: Asserting that Sri Lanka has “nothing to fear”, the former army chief who led the victorious military campaign against the LTTE ...Read More

‘Killing Rajiv Gandhi was LTTE’s biggest mistake’

‘Killing Rajiv Gandhi was LTTE’s biggest mistake’

New Delhi: Assassinating former Indian prime minister Rajiv Gandhi was the Tamil Tigers’ biggest mistake, a new book quotes the late LTTE...Read More

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Lanka to set up special court to probe war crimes: Kumaratunga

Colombo : Sri Lanka would soon set up a special war crimes court to probe human rights allegations during the final phase of the brutal c...Read More

Sri Lanka scales back list of banned pro-LTTE outfits

Sri Lanka scales back list of banned pro-LTTE outfits

Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisenahas significantly scaled back a ban imposed by the previous regime on several Tamil diaspora gro...Read More

A time for extradition and all that

A time for extradition and all that

Despite the absence of major wars in any part of the globe, there is some consolation that India is not actually near any potential war z...Read More

Sri Lanka accountability process would be purely domestic: FM Mangala Samaraweera

Sri Lanka accountability process would be purely domestic: FM Mangala Samaraweera

Colombo: The process to fix accountability as mandated by the latest UNHRC resolution for the alleged rights abuses during the conflict w...Read More

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