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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's Buddhist hierarchy to serve edict on president against reforms

Sri Lanka's Buddhist hierarchy to serve edict on president against reforms

In an unprecedented move the topmost Buddhist leadership in Sri Lanka joined for...

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Human Rights

Sri Lanka government under fire for threatening human rights lawyer

Sri Lanka government under fire for threatening human rights lawyer

The government of Sri Lanka has come under heavy attack for threatening to disba...

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International Affairs

Francois Houtart: The 'pope of the anti globalisation' bids adieu

Francois Houtart: The 'pope of the anti globalisation' bids adieu

The eminent marxist sociologist and liberation theologian, Francois Hourtart (92...

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Politics & Economy

Duped by government and TNA, Tamil victims resort to direct action

Duped by government and TNA, Tamil victims resort to direct action

Escalating protests in Sri Lanka’s North and East could surprise some, but reall...

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Human Rights

Justice or Trade Deals: A defining moment for the EU

Justice or Trade Deals: A defining moment for the EU

Between now and January 2017 the European Union will decide whether to restore t...

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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

Being Free from Narcissus

Being Free from Narcissus

That night,
Narcissus left his last kiss on my forehead,
like Anna Sergeyevna kiss...

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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: 'Stop punishing Lena Hendry for screening Sri Lanka's Killing Fields'

RSF / JDS: 'Stop punishing Lena Hendry for screening Sri Lanka's Killing Fields'

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and Journalists for Democracy in Sri Lanka (JDS)...

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