• Tag results for LTTE

Vaiko to take up detention at KL airport with PM

Vaiko said it was wrong on the part of the Malaysian government to detain him as good relations prevail between India and Malaysia.

published on : 10th June 2017

Sri Lanka offers fresh probes into civil war's missing thousands

Maithripala Sirisena said he would establish a mechanism to search locations where there are reports that people may still be incarcerated after the war.

published on : 20th May 2017

Sri Lankan Tamils to mark eigth anniversary of end of civil war

The Tamil Genocide Remembrance day will be marked by various events at Mullivaikkal, the location of the final battle between the Lankan troops and LTTE.

published on : 18th May 2017

Sri Lanka blames Tamil diaspora for genocide charge against govt

Both Sri Lankan troops and the LTTE were accused of grave human rights abuses during the final phase of the conflict which ended in May 2009.

published on : 15th May 2017

Sri Lanka Tamil party to involve former LTTE cadres in party work

A dominant party of Sri Lanka's Tamil National Alliance will involve rehabilitated LTTE cadres in party work as part of a bid to integrate them into the society.  

published on : 30th April 2017

Sri Lanka’s transitional justice system not tilted in favour of any one group: Foreign Minister

Sri Lanka’s transitional justice system will not benefit any one particular group and certainly not target the armed forces, Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera said on Wednesday.

published on : 15th March 2017

Sri Lanka seeks two more years from UN to deliver war crimes probe

According to the UN figures, up to 40,000 civilians were killed by the security forces during former president Rajapaksa's regime that brought an end to the conflict with the defeat of LTTE in 2009. 

published on : 13th March 2017

With Rosberg watching, Bottas sets fastest time in testing

The display in preseason testing made another statement about Mercedes' potential in Formula One this season, although Ferrari again remained close.

published on : 2nd March 2017

Mercedes shows no let up to start F1 preseason

While Lewis Hamliton aimed for speed, Valtteri Bottas went for distance as they shared time behind the wheel of the revamped Silver Arrow.

published on : 28th February 2017

Ex-LTTE leader forms political party, to raise Tamil concerns

At the party's inauguration, he said TUFP would be based in Batticaloa and would open branches in the north and the east.

published on : 12th February 2017

Ex-Sri Lankan navy chief Colombage narrates how the US helped destroy LTTE floating armories

Former navy chief Adm. Jayanath Colombage, in his recently published book Asymmetric Warfare At Sea: The Case of Sri Lanka, debunks the general impression among Sinhalese nationalists about the war. 

published on : 10th February 2017

Wigneswaran skirts issue of LTTE atrocities against Muslims in call to join Eluga Tamil rally

The LTTE had driven out, giving just a day’s notice, nearly 75,000 Muslims from the Northern Province in October 1990.

published on : 6th February 2017

Four ex-LTTE cadres held for plotting to assassinate Tamil MP Sumanthiran

As per information so far available, the Jaffna district MP was to have been killed by a claymore mine placed on the road to Marudankeni.

published on : 29th January 2017

Sri Lankan Court of Appeal dismisses Tamil leader Raviraj assassination case

The court dismissed the case on the grounds that the petitioner was not present.

published on : 19th January 2017

Sri Lanka's Northern Province Chief Minister Wigneswaran refuses to hoist LTTE flag

The chief minister also said he would not be able to speak at such a function as that would lead to problems.

published on : 24th October 2016
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