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Jaya requests Modi to secure release of Tamil fishermen from Lanka

Jul 23, 2014

Jaya requests Modi to secure release of Tamil fishermen from Lanka

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene and secure the release of Indian fishermen and their fishing boats from Sri Lankan custody. #Sri Lanka #Narendra Modi #Jayalalithaa #Mahinda Rajapaksa #Modi #Jaya #Tamil Fishermen
Steyn thanks Donald, rates Galle heroics among his best

Jul 20, 2014

Steyn thanks Donald, rates Galle heroics among his best

South African fast bowler Dale Steyn rated his match-winning performance in the Galle test against Sri Lanka among his best and said watching videos of former fast bowling great Allan Donald inspired him ahead of the series-opener. #Sports #Cricket #Sri Lanka #South Africa #Dale Steyn #SportsTracker #Morne Morkel #First Test #Galle #Steyn #Morkel
Steyn, Morkel help South Africa to 153-run victory

Jul 20, 2014

Steyn, Morkel help South Africa to 153-run victory

Steyn grabbed 4-45 and Morkel 4-29 as the Proteas bowled out Sri Lanka for 216 on Sunday after being set a target of 370 to win. #Sports #Cricket #Sri Lanka #South Africa #Dale Steyn #SportsTracker #Morne Morkel #Steyn #Morkel
Sri Lanka need 260 runs on 5th day with 9 wickets in hand to beat SA

Jul 19, 2014

Sri Lanka need 260 runs on 5th day with 9 wickets in hand to beat SA

Sri Lanka left-hander Kumar Sangakkara led a steady charge Saturday toward a challenging 370-run target after South Africa declared on the fourth day of the first test. #Sports #Cricket #Sri Lanka #South Africa #Kumar Sangakkara #Dale Steyn #SportsTracker
SA paceman Philander fined for tampering with the ball

Jul 19, 2014

SA paceman Philander fined for tampering with the ball

South Africa pace bowler Vernon Philander has been fined 75 per cent of his match fee for tampering with the ball during the third day of the first test against Sri Lanka. #Cricket #Sri Lanka #South Africa #Test #SportsTracker #Vernon Philander #First Test #SA #Ball tampering #SL #Philander

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Chennai ban on Lankan players in IPL: We are like this only

Mar 31, 2013

Chennai ban on Lankan players in IPL: We are like this only

We have no problem with punishing the entire race of Lankans for the actions of their government. And the truth is that we are consistent in this behaviour. #Sri Lanka #JustSaying #Chennai #IPL 6 #IPL6 War Room
Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

Mar 08, 2013

Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

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

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Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

Jul 16, 2014

Lens Blog: Fishing in South India’s Troubled Waters

A regional conflict between traditional South Indian fisherman and the government of Sri Lanka is exposing deep environmental problems in the globalized economy... #India #Sri Lanka #Russia #Tamil Nadu #Japan #Europe
Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

Jul 05, 2014

Sri Lanka's government accused of turning a blind eye to attacks against minority Muslims

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... #India #Sri Lanka #Russia #Tamil Nadu #Japan #Europe
Why plight of Lankan Tamils highlights the hypocrisy of nations

Jun 30, 2014

New UN Rights Probe Intensifies Pressure on Sri Lanka

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... #India #Sri Lanka #Russia #Tamil Nadu #Japan #Europe