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Sinhalese have a vital role to play in the search for justice – Callum Macrae
Tuesday, 10 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

TNA distances itself from Sampanthan, Sumanthiran over Independence Day

TNA distances itself from Sampanthan, Sumanthiran over Independence Day

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) on Wednesday condemned its party leader R. Sam...

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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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