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International judges can't operate in Sri Lanka: Foreign Minister Thilak Marapona

International judges cannot work in Sri Lanka to hear cases of alleged war crimes blamed on the government troops and the LTTE as the Constitution does not permit it

published on : 18th August 2017

Hungarian Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton to start fifth as Vettel dominates

Sebastian Vettel said he and Ferrari had answered their critics on the track on Saturday after he secured pole position in all-Ferrari front row for Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix.

published on : 29th July 2017

LTTE funds to remain frozen in European Union countries

The funds of the LTTE will remain frozen in the European Union countries despite the recent judgement by a top court to remove the Sri Lankan Tamil rebels from its terror list.

published on : 28th July 2017

Sri Lanka's LTTE removed from European Union's terror blacklist

The court, however, removed Sri Lanka's Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam from the 28-member bloc's terror list, BBC reported.

published on : 26th July 2017

Sri Lankan Navy officials held for disappearance of 11 people

Sri Lankan Navy's seven officials have been arrested for their alleged involvement in abduction and disappearance of 11 individuals during the military conflict with the LTTE.

published on : 16th July 2017

Sebastian Vettel claims Valtteri Bottas start at Austrian GP was 'un-human'

A headstrong Sebastian Vettel, rejecting the evidence of official data, accused the victorious Valtteri Bottas of jumping the start at the Austrian Grand Prix.

published on : 9th July 2017

Valtteri Bottas beats Sebastian Vettel to win Austrian Grand Prix

Valtteri Bottas converted pole position into his second win since joining Mercedes in the Austrian Grand Prix.

published on : 9th July 2017

Formula One: Valtteri Bottas beats Sebastian Vettel to Austrian Grand Prix pole

The Finn clocked a best lap of one minute and 4.251 seconds to outpace the championship leader by four hundredths of a second.

published on : 8th July 2017

Ex-LTTE leader's wife sworn in as north Lanka minister

Ananthi Saseetharan was appointed as the minister of rehabilitation and women's affairs by Chief Minister C V Wigneswaran in a reshuffle.

published on : 29th June 2017

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
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