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Sep 20, 2016
Muttiah Muralitharan's foundation to use cricket as balm in war-affected Northern Sri LankaWhen the Murali Harmony Cup T20 cricket gets underway on Wednesday in Northern Sri Lanka, it will be another step to bring together the people of this region, which was devastated by civil wars for almost three decades
Jul 14, 2016
No foreign judges in SL war crimes probe, says FonsekaFormer Sri Lankan Army chief Sarath Fonseka, who led government troops to victory over the LTTE, on Thursday endorsed the view of President Maithripala Sirisena that there will be no foreign judges for war crimes investigation.
Jun 13, 2016
Sri Lanka's Islamic party calls for removing excess army camps from Northern areasSri Lanka government battled Tamil Tiger rebels in a brutal war which saw thousands killed on both sides.
Nov 05, 2014
Indian Peace Keeping Force personnel raped Tamil women: Sri Lankan ministerA Sri Lankan minister today accused the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) of raping Tamil women during the LTTE war.
Sep 25, 2014
Human rights being used as tool for motivated agenda: RajapaksaSri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa said that "human rights are used as a tool to implement motivated agendas."
May 23, 2014
Modi must support UN probe into Sri Lankan war crimes: AmnestyThe Amnesty International, India said that the Indian PM-designate Narendra Modi must support the UN resolution for investigations into Sri Lankan war crimes.
Feb 26, 2014
Photos: Mass grave discovered in former war zone in Sri LankaThe discovery of a mass grave containing more than 30 skulls in northern Sri Lanka has fuelled speculation that there may be many more like it containing the remains of thousands who went missing during the island nation's nearly three-decade war.
Feb 26, 2014
Sri Lanka: Mass grave with 80 bodies found in former LTTE bastionEighty skeletal remains have been dug out of a mass grave in a former LTTE stronghold in Sri Lanka, fuelling speculation that the bodies are of Tamil civilians who disappeared during the war with the rebels.
Feb 25, 2014
Sri Lanka rejects UN rights chief's call for probe into war crimesSri Lanka has rejected a call by United Nation's rights chief Navi Pillay for an international inquiry into alleged war crimes carried out during the country's civil war.
Jan 28, 2014
US to raise Sri Lankan war crimes issue again at UN rights councilThe United States says it will sponsor a resolution at the UN Human Rights Council that could call for an international investigation into allegations of war crimes during the island nation's civil conflict.