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Sri Lanka's Western Province opposes federalism for Tamil north citing constitutional issues

Updated : May 04, 2016

By : PTI

Category : World

Sri Lanka's Western Province opposes federalism for Tamil north citing constitutional issues

Sri Lanka's Sinhala-majority Western Province has opposed a recent resolution by Tamil-dominated northern provincial council on a federal solution to grant political autonomy to Tamils. #Sri Lanka #TNA #Federalism #tamils #Sinhala #CV Wigneswaran #President Maithripala Sirisena
Don't rule out Rajapaksa: 8 takeaways from Sri Lanka Presidential elections

Updated : Jan 11, 2015

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

Don't rule out Rajapaksa: 8 takeaways from Sri Lanka Presidential elections

The elections revealed the extent to which Lanka’s ethnic and religious cleavages dictate electoral outcomes. Sirisena won a majority in virtually every polling district with a large minority presence, either Tamil, Muslim, or Catholics. #Sri Lanka #Mahinda Rajapaksa #Sinhala #Sri Lanka elections #Maithripala Sirisena
SL communal riots: Alarmed EU calls on govt to uphold rule of law

Updated : Jun 18, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

SL communal riots: Alarmed EU calls on govt to uphold rule of law

"Incitement of communal violence and hatred can only be counterproductive to Sri Lanka's stability," the EU delegation in Colombo said in a statement. #World #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #EU #Muslim #Gotabhaya Rajapaksa #communal riots #Sinhala #Aluthgama #Bodi Bala Sena
Latest UNHCR draft resolution calls for probe into SL violations

Updated : Mar 25, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

Latest UNHCR draft resolution calls for probe into SL violations

The third draft calls for a comprehensive independent investigation into alleged serious violations and abuses of human rights and related crimes by both parties in Sri Lanka #World #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #LTTE #Tamil #Civil War #UNHCR #Sinhala #US resolution #LLRC
Being punished for ending terrorism: Rajapaksa on UN resolution

Updated : Mar 23, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

Being punished for ending terrorism: Rajapaksa on UN resolution

"We are being punished for ending terrorism. We did not fight Tamils, we only fought terrorism," Rajapaksa stressed. #World #Sri Lanka #Mahinda Rajapaksa #LTTE #Tamil #Civil War #TheySaidIt #Human Rights #UNHRC #Sinhala #US resolution #Navi Pillai
UN resolution: Pro SL govt protestors shut down Trincomalee city

Updated : Mar 20, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

UN resolution: Pro SL govt protestors shut down Trincomalee city

Shops, banks and government offices were closed and public transportation was halted in the city of about 100,000 people. #World #Sri Lanka #LTTE #Tamil #Civil War #Sinhala #US resolution #Trincomalee
SL may adapt South African reconciliation model to heal war wounds

Updated : Feb 19, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

SL may adapt South African reconciliation model to heal war wounds

The Foreign Ministry said Wednesday that two senior ministers will lead a team to South Africa on Thursday for discussions with the country's governmen #World #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #LTTE #Tamil #Civil War #Truth and Reconciliation Commission #Sinhala #LLRC
SL says third US resolution on rights will polarize nation

Updated : Feb 02, 2014

By : hidden hidden

Category : World

SL says third US resolution on rights will polarize nation

Sri Lanka has faced questions over the tactics it used to defeat the LTTE in 2009 to its 25-year civil war. #World #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #LTTE #Tamil #Civil War #Sinhala #US resolution
Tamil National Alliance win in SL poll: India must seize the opportunity

Updated : Sep 24, 2013

By : G Pramod Kumar

Category : World

Tamil National Alliance win in SL poll: India must seize the opportunity

If New Delhi is serious about the Tamils in Sri Lanka, it has to find ways to work directly with the NPC and rebuild the battered lives of the people of the North. #World #HowThisWorks #Tamil Nadu #Sri Lanka #Mahinda Rajapaksa #Tamil #TNA #Tamil National Alliance #Sinhala #Sinhala Buddhist #Basil Rajapaksa