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Jun 12, 2017
World Day Against Child Labour 2017: UN says 170 million kids being exploited; governments need to step upA recent UNICEF report highlighted that children account for more than half the world’s refugees even as they comprise only a third of the world’s population.
Mar 25, 2017
Sri Lanka visit: Rajinikanth should not have capitulated, if he believed in what he was doingIt is bizarre for Vaiko and company to oppose a move that is going to benefit the Lankan Tamils.
Sep 02, 2016
UN chief Ban Ki-moon asks Sri Lanka to speed up return of land to TamilsBan said on Friday that the UN too learnt lessons from Sri Lanka's conflict.
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.
Jun 07, 2016
Sri Lanka to enable certificates of absence for 65,000 people missing during warIn a landmark decision, the Sri Lankan cabinet on Tuesday approved a draft legislation to enable issuing 'certificates of absence' for some 65,000 people, who went missing during the brutal three decade-long war with the LTTE, to settle long-pending issues of property for their kin
Sep 26, 2015
India hopes for consensus on resolution at UNHRC on Sri LankaIndia is hopeful that there will be a consensus resolution on the issue at the UNHRC on alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka, next week
Sep 15, 2015
Sri Lanka's Tamils reject govt's wartime truth commission, demand international inquirySri Lanka's minority Tamils Tuesday rejected government plans for a truth commission to promote reconciliation after decades of ethnic war, insisting on an international inquiry.
Mar 23, 2015
Tamils in Sri Lanka hold demonstrations demanding international probe into war crimesA large number of Tamils in Sri Lanka on Monday held demonstrations in the North and Eastern provinces, demanding an international probe into the alleged human rights violations during the last phase of war with the LTTE.
Mar 13, 2015
India and Sri Lanka are too close to look away from each other, says PM ModiIn a top-level visit that came after 28 years, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday reached out to Sri Lanka saying the security of the two countries is "indivisible" and favoured a life of equality, justice and dignity for Tamils in its "new journey" of peace and reconciliation.
Jan 08, 2015
Sri Lanka elections: Tamils from North being prevented from voting, say monitorsElection monitors said Thursday that voters in northern Sri Lanka were prevented from casting their ballots in an election that pits President Mahinda Rajapaksa against an ally who suddenly defected from the ruling party to run against him.