04September2015

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

UNF leadership rules out self government for Tamils in Sri Lanka

UNF leadership rules out self government for Tamils in Sri Lanka

The right to autonomy will not be granted in Sri Lanka under a future United Nat...

Read more

Human Rights

‘UN credibility among Tamils very low’ - North-East grassroots organisations

‘UN credibility among Tamils very low’ - North-East grassroots organisations

Leading grassroots organisations from Sri Lanka’s predominantly Tamil regions ha...

Read more

Politics & Economy

Subjugation in Disguise : False models of  multiculturalism and reconciliation

Subjugation in Disguise : False models of multiculturalism and reconciliation

Singapore is often cited as a success story of multi-culturalism, Westminster mo...

Read more

Human Rights

Shattered, but Unbroken:  Survivors of torture in Sri Lanka

Shattered, but Unbroken: Survivors of torture in Sri Lanka

Perhaps it would have been better to have died that day,” she said, “and yet I h...

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: 'Press Council’s revival places media under permanent threat'

RSF/JDS: 'Press Council’s revival places media under permanent threat'

International media watchdogs have condemned the Sri Lanka government decision t...

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.