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Lanka's main Tamil party demands greater devolution of power in north

Sep 10, 2014

Lanka's main Tamil party demands greater devolution of power in north

Sri Lanka's main Tamil party TNA will start a non-violent struggle from January to seek full implementation of the 1987 Indo-Sri Lanka Accord to achieve maximum devolution of power in northern areas. #India #Sri Lanka #TNA #Genocide #Sri Lankan Tamils #1987 Indo-Sri Lanka accord
Rajapaksa briefs PM Modi on reconciliation of Lankan Tamils

May 28, 2014

Rajapaksa briefs PM Modi on reconciliation of Lankan Tamils

During the meeting both sides tried to understand the common challenges and discussed ways to enhance cooperation in key areas. #Sri Lanka #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Mahinda Rajapaksa #Sri Lankan Tamil community
Sri Lanka: Mass grave with 80 bodies found in former LTTE bastion

Feb 26, 2014

Sri Lanka: Mass grave with 80 bodies found in former LTTE bastion

Eighty 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. #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #LTTE #Sri Lankan Civil War #Sri Lankan Tamils #LTTE insurgents
Is the Congress-DMK war drawing to an end?

Jan 15, 2014

Is the Congress-DMK war drawing to an end?

With the coming UNHRC session expected to be the setting for demands for a resolution against Sri Lanka and a simultaneous whipping up of sentiments over the Tamil issue, the war between the Congress and the DMK in Tamil Nadu may be over soon. #Tamil Nadu #DMK #Congress #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #AIADMK #Sri Lankan Tamils #Tamil Nadu politics #Congress-DMK alliance
Karunanidhi unhappy about UPA hosting Sri Lankan leader

Dec 04, 2013

Karunanidhi unhappy about UPA hosting Sri Lankan leader

He said people with compassion all over the world were concerned about the fate of Indian fishermen, and charged New Delhi with not doing so. #Karunanidhi #DMK #UPA #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #Sri Lankan Tamils #Sri Lankan leader

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Karunanidhi unhappy about UPA hosting Sri Lankan leader

Sep 19, 2014

Sri Lankan journalist aboard the Ocean Lady jailed before given refugee status

Maran Nagarasa started getting death threats shortly after one of his mentors was murdered. On April 28, 2005, leading Tamil journalist Taraki Sivaram was kidnapped by four men just outside a police station in the Sri Lankan city of Colombo. His body... #Canada #Sri Lanka #Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam