Sri Lanka delivers shocking verdict on assassination of Tamil MP

A top court in Sri Lanka acquitted and released all accused in the killing of a Tamil lawmaker ten years ago. The release of three navy intelligence officials and two state paramilitary members came as a shock to many who had...........

Ex-military commander 'threatened to pulverise' schoolboy

Police in Sri Lanka have recieved a complaint of a serious threat to a schoolboy by an ex military commander who allegedly 'supervised the killing' of the Tamil Tiger leader's 12 year old son in May..............

Sri Lanka shy away from answering UN questions on torture (video)

Sri Lanka suffered unprecedented humiliation when the country’s intelligence chief sat through a UN probe without responding to a series of crucial questions on his involvement in torture and abuse of detainees. The UN Committee Against Torture.........

Sri Lanka military seek permission to launch crack down in north

Sri Lanka Army has sought government approval for direct intervention in the civilian administration of Tamil majority north, reports a mainstream Sinhala nationalist newspaper with direct access............

Sri Lanka president reaches for Trump in bid to avoid war crimes probe (video)

Sri Lanka president promised party loyalists that he will garner the support of Donald Trump to stop the country’s soldiers and commanders from facing a war crimes probe, while Tamil masses in the........

Sri Lanka to spend millions on hundred Buddhist Temples in Tamil areas

Sri Lanka has decided to spend millions on Buddhist sites in the Tamil majority north and east despite the Tamil community calling to end state sponsored Buddhistisation. Although Buddhists live in the Eastern.........

Police demand family of slain Tamil undergraduates not to seek justice

Parents of two Tamil university students killed by police gunfire are under intense pressure to stop seeking justice for the victims. Police officers who visited parents of the slain art faculty undergraduates  in their homes in northern.................

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