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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

JVP in Sri Lanka ‘totally’ opposed to LGBT rights

JVP in Sri Lanka ‘totally’ opposed to LGBT rights

A senior leader of a political party in Sri Lanka, often described as Marxist, h...

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Media

 Increase in number of journalists held as hostages around the world – RSF

Increase in number of journalists held as hostages around the world – RSF

The number of journalists held hostage during this year has alarmingly increased...

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Human Rights

Rights watchdog warns exiled Tamils against return to Sri Lanka

Rights watchdog warns exiled Tamils against return to Sri Lanka

An international human rights organisation led by a former member of the South A...

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Politics & Economy

US stand on Sri Lanka perverts international justice

US stand on Sri Lanka perverts international justice

At the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva next week, the US i...

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Human Rights

Governments change, but the torturers stay the same

Governments change, but the torturers stay the same

These are not things you can tell your wife,” said the Tamil man from Sri Lanka,...

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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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Poetry & Prose

The Killing of  Shambukas*

The Killing of Shambukas*

Jim Crow segregated hostel rooms.
Ceiling fans bear a strange fruit,
Blood on the ...

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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

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...

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