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Sinhalese have a vital role to play in the search for justice – Callum Macrae
Friday, 13 March 2015

Sinhalese have a vital role to play in the search for justice – Callum Macrae

At an event in the British parliament on Tuesday 10 March, the producers of multi-award-winning, Emmy-nominated feature documentary No Fire Zone: The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka launched the Sinhala l...

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Politics & Current Affairs

Sri Lanka: NPC passes landmark resolution calling it a 'genocide against Tamils'

Sri Lanka: NPC passes landmark resolution calling it a 'genocide against Tamils'

Sri Lanka's Northern Provincial Council (NPC) on Tuesday passed a landmark resol...

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Human Rights

UN official blames int'l community, neighbours for failing to protect Tamils

UN official blames int'l community, neighbours for failing to protect Tamils

A top UN envoy has accused the international community in general and the neighb...

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Politics & Economy

Ministers of Sirisena’s 100 days and the FUTA’s 100 days

Ministers of Sirisena’s 100 days and the FUTA’s 100 days

The Federation of University Teachers’ Associations (FUTA) — or so its Facebook ...

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Human Rights

Getting the Truth Out: Creating a Sinhala version of 'Sri Lanka's Killing Fields'

Getting the Truth Out: Creating a Sinhala version of 'Sri Lanka's Killing Fields'

Sri Lanka is preparing for an election which could change the political landscap...

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Media & Culture

Sri Lanka's Secrets: How the Rajapaksa regime gets away with murder

Sri Lanka's Secrets: How the Rajapaksa regime gets away with murder

Sometimes you come across a book that kicks so hard in the stomach that you simp...

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Reflections

Sarath: In memory of a friend across the cultural borders

Sarath: In memory of a friend across the cultural borders

Sarath Fernando will be remembered as a person who allied utopia with practicali...

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Poetry & Prose

The Black January

The Black January

That day, the house where his body was lying,
was abandoned like a graveyard
The l...

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Video

News from Jaffna: Stories from a garrison town

News from Jaffna: Stories from a garrison town

Despite the dangers involved in working for the Tamil newspaper 'Uthayan' in Jaf...

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Press Releases

Sri Lanka: Rajapaksa's election defeat is 'not enough' - RSF/ JDS

Sri Lanka: Rajapaksa's election defeat is 'not enough' - RSF/ JDS

Media watchdogs say that the election defeat of Mahinda Rajapaksa itself does no...

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