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Rajapaksa calls for homegrown solution to Tamil issue

Dec 21, 2013

Rajapaksa calls for homegrown solution to Tamil issue

"All communities must come together in peace not by hatred or malicious slander. It is time we showed commitment to national reconciliation," he said. #Tamil Nadu #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #Mahinda Rajapaksa #SL #Sri Lanka-Tamil issue #Civil War in Sri Lanka
MEA takes out ads in Chennai papers highlighting aid to SL Tamils

Nov 13, 2013

MEA takes out ads in Chennai papers highlighting aid to SL Tamils

External Affairs Ministry's full-page advertisement comes a day after Tamil Nadu Assembly expressed "regret" over India's participation in CHOGM, with the country's delegation being led by Khurshid himself #India #Tamil Nadu #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #Salman Khurshid #Jayalalithaa #Mahinda Rajapaksa #Chennai #Colombo #Sri lanka tamils #CHOGM
PM replies to Jaya letter, says stand on Lanka will not change

Jul 25, 2013

PM replies to Jaya letter, says stand on Lanka will not change

Jayalalitha had written to the Prime Minister strongly urging New Delhi to take pressure the Sri Lankan Government not to take any steps to repeal or dilute the 13th Amendment of the Sri Lankan Constitution in any manner. #India #Manmohan Singh #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #Jayalalithaa #Foreign policy #Sri lanka tamils
UNHRC vote fallout: Sri Lanka to partly take back IOC storage depot

Mar 22, 2013

UNHRC vote fallout: Sri Lanka to partly take back IOC storage depot

The decision was announced as India voted with the US at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva criticising Sri Lanka's rights record. #ThatsJustWrong #Indian Oil #UNHRC #Sri lanka tamils #Lanka IOC
Anti SL protests intensify in TN, over 400 students court arrest

Mar 18, 2013

Anti SL protests intensify in TN, over 400 students court arrest

The anti-Sri Lanka protests in Tamil Nadu are intensifying, with more and more student organisations holding demonstrations, demanding that India vote against Sri Lanka in a UNHRC vote. #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #LTTE #UNHRC #Srilanka #Sri lanka tamils #Balachandran

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Anti SL protests intensify in TN, over 400 students court arrest

Jul 18, 2014

Abbott government silent on details of Tamils' interception and detention

High court told the government has no plans to send 153 Tamil asylum seekers to Sri Lanka Continue reading..... #Sri Lanka #Australia
Anti SL protests intensify in TN, over 400 students court arrest

Jul 07, 2014

Australia accused of breaking law after returning asylum seekers to Sri Lanka

UN refugee agency says it is 'deeply concerned' about transfer of Tamils, who fear torture or death at hands of Sri Lanka police Australia has been accused of breaking international law and violating the refugee convention after returning a group of ... #Australia #Sri Lanka #United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees #Christine Milne #United Nations #Tony Abbott
Anti SL protests intensify in TN, over 400 students court arrest

Jul 08, 2014

Australia forced into concession over Sri Lanka asylum seekers

Tamil asylum seekers on board a boat intercepted by Australian authorities will not be sent to Sri Lanka without 72 hours' written notice to the high court, government says Continue reading..... #Australia #Sri Lanka