Featured Articles

Featured Articles

Interviews

Interviews
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...

Read more

Politics & Current Affairs

Sri Lanka: UN millions for diaspora festival ‘completely untrue’ - UNHRC

Sri Lanka: UN millions for diaspora festival ‘completely untrue’ - UNHRC

UN has not offered any funds to the Sri Lankan government to conduct a diaspora ...

Read more

Human Rights

Sri Lanka: Credibility of ‘domestic inquiry’ into war crimes questioned

Sri Lanka: Credibility of ‘domestic inquiry’ into war crimes questioned

A leading international human rights watchdog has cast doubt over the credibilit...

Read more

Politics & Economy

Sri Lanka: Militarizing the land and terrorizing the minds

Sri Lanka: Militarizing the land and terrorizing the minds

“Given that 75% of the army’s divisions are stationed in the Northern Province, ...

Read more

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...

Read more

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...

Read more

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...

Read more

Poetry & Prose

Tarakie

Tarakie

Night’s darkness surfs - sleepless
A star’s brightness breaks darkness
Singing fis...

Read more

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...

Read more

Press Releases

RSF/JDS express concern over police harassment of Tamil journalists

RSF/JDS express concern over police harassment of Tamil journalists

Four Tamil journalists based in the northern cities of Mannar and Vavuniya were ...

Read more

left

Journalists for Democracy in Sri Lanka

  • The launching of this website was made possible by the EU’s European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR), of which Reporters Without Borders is a beneficiary.