Jul 12, 2014
Jul 12, 2014
South Africa rode on aggressive hundreds from Quinton de Kock and AB de Villiers to beat Sri Lanka by 82 runs in the third and final one-day international on Saturday. #Sports #Cricket #Sri Lanka #South Africa #ODI series #SportsTracker #Morne Morkel #AB de Villiers #3rd ODI #Hambantota #Quinton de Kock
Jul 11, 2014
Repatriation of Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lanka and ways to speed up trade dominated discussions between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Sri Lankan Foreign Minister GL Peiris who called on her Friday. #India #Sri Lanka #sushma swaraj #NewsTracker #Fishermen #GL Peiris #Fishermen issue
Jul 09, 2014
The damaging claims come as Australia faces growing pressure over its controversial immigration policies, with High Court action under way over the fate of 153 Sri Lankans being held in custody on the high seas. #World #Sri Lanka #Australia #NewsTracker #Asylum seekers #Immigration policies #Australia High Court
Jul 08, 2014
Tuesday's hearing about the interception of a second boat has revealed details of the operation, undercutting the government's attempts to maintain a veil of secrecy over its so-called "Operation Sovereign Borders" tough immigration policies. #Sri Lanka #Australia #NewsTracker #Immigration law #illegal immigrants #Asylum seekers #Operation Sovereign Borders
Mar 08, 2013
Negotiation rarely if ever has stopped the massacre of people by their own nation. And other nations simply don't want to intervene, unless there's oil. . . and even then, it's usually long after there's no people left to save. #HowThisWorks #United Nations #Sri Lanka #Interventionism #UN Security Council
Jul 05, 2014
The attackers stormed in close to midnight, tearing through town with gasoline bombs and clubs before carting away piles of cash and jewelry they stole from Muslim families in this tiny corner of Sri Lanka...
Jun 30, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new U.N. investigation into allegations of war crimes in Sri Lanka will intensify international pressure on its government and could probe the purported responsibility of senior Sri Lankan officials with U.S. ties. MoreWhat the Su...
Jun 30, 2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new U.N. investigation into allegations of war crimes in Sri Lanka will intensify international pressure on its government and could probe the purported responsibility of senior Sri Lankan officials with U.S. ties. MoreIsraeli Pri...