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Jul 13, 2017
UN special rapporteur visits Sri Lanka's Tamil political detainees for first timea special UN rapporteur today visited the Tamil political prisoners arrested under Sri Lanka's anti-terrorism laws in the Northern Province to get a first-hand information on their human rights situation.
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.
Nov 13, 2013
How TN resolution exposed Congress, DMK stand on CHOGMThe Congress’ half-hearted attempt to appease its state leaders, the DMK and voters appears to have failed too soon
Nov 13, 2013
MEA takes out ads in Chennai papers highlighting aid to SL TamilsExternal 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
Jul 25, 2013
PM replies to Jaya letter, says stand on Lanka will not changeJayalalitha 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.
Mar 22, 2013
UNHRC vote fallout: Sri Lanka to partly take back IOC storage depotThe decision was announced as India voted with the US at the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva criticising Sri Lanka's rights record.
Mar 18, 2013
Anti SL protests intensify in TN, over 400 students court arrestThe 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.
Mar 17, 2013
Lankan Tamils: Deadline over, DMK threatens to quit UPAHardening its stand, key UPA ally DMK today slammed the Centre for its "lukewarm" response on the Sri Lankan Tamils issue and threatened to walk out of the ruling alliance if it failed to move amendments to the US-sponsored resolution at the UNHRC.
Feb 27, 2013
Why Khurshid's speech on Sri Lanka was woefully disappointingIndia should have and must take a stronger stand in the face of mounting evidence against its island neighbor.