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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.
Mar 16, 2017
Sushma Swaraj says India is taking up fishermen issue with Sri Lankan governmentExternal Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday said India is taking up the issue of fishermen with the Sri Lankan government through diplomatic channels.
May 31, 2016
As Sri Lanka arrests seven TN fishermen, Jayalalithaa writes to Modi seeking their releaseSeven fishermen from Tamil Nadu were arrested by the Sri Lankan Naval personnel for allegedly fishing in Lankan territorial waters. Jayalalithaa requested Narendra Modi to take steps for their release
Oct 13, 2014
Sri Lanka restarts railway to Tamil heartland 5 years after ethnic conflict endsA railway in Sri Lanka that runs through mine-fields and snake-infested jungle is to reopen on Monday.
Jun 17, 2013
Jaya slams Centre for silence over attacks on TN fishermen by Sri Lanka"The External Affairs Ministry has continued to maintain a stoic and apathetic silence and there appears to be no effort to engage the Sri Lankan government in any dialogue to resolve the issue," she said in a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
Mar 22, 2012
Human rights are part of Sri Lanka's legacy: RajapakseRajapakse said Sri Lankans have been protecting human rights since the introduction of Buddhism to the country.