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Sri Lanka Tamils


India pitches for devolution of powers by Lankan govt to minority Tamils

September 26, 2020 5:04 pm

During the bilateral summit between Narendra Modi and Mahinda Rajapaksa, Modi emphasised on full implementation of the 13th amendment to the Sri Lankan Constitution, saying it is essential for the peace and reconciliation process, according to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).

Exclusion and ethnic strife: Story of Sri Lanka’s citizenship law

January 16, 2020 8:37 am

The treatment of Indian Tamils had cast a shadow on India-Sri Lanka relations even before independence; post-independence, the citizenship laws became a major irritant.

The Big Picture: Sri Lanka’s Forever War

January 18, 2015 10:40 am

As a new president takes over in the island country, the Tamils in the north hope things will change.

Will seek international rights probe if Lanka fails: David Cameron

November 16, 2013 2:34 pm

Cameron said no one wants to return to days of LTTE when they did "dreadful and brutal things".

From Sri Lanka Tamils,CBI raids,to Telangana,regional parties stymie Parliament

March 21, 2013 12:04 pm

DMK,AIADMK,CPI,Trinamool raise regional issues,forcing Parliament to be adjourned.

UPA govt stable,not lame duck after DMK exit,says Kamal Nath

March 20, 2013 10:35 am

India's position is that UNHRC should adopt a strong resolution on Sri Lanka,says govt.

Speak out: Should India vote against Sri Lanka over alleged war crimes?

March 19, 2012 2:32 pm

Should India re-write history and target Sri Lanka over alleged murder of Tamils?

Lanka resolution issue: Karuna to go on fast on Mar 22

March 19, 2012 2:14 pm

A one-day fast is held to demand India's support for the resolution,says DMK chief.

India inclined to vote in favour of UN resolution on Lanka: PM

March 19, 2012 1:52 pm

The resolution seeks to target Sri Lanka for alleged war crimes committed against ethnic Tamils.

Lankan President denies Indian pressure over Tamil issue

June 28, 2011 2:00 pm

Rajapaksa has denied that he had come under pressureto offer the minority Tamils a political solution.