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Sri Lankan government


Sri Lanka's cabinet clears port deal with China firm after India's concerns addressed

July 25, 2017 7:59 pm

A source close to the Chinese Embassy in Colombo said both sides had reached a compromise and that Sri Lanka's concerns had been addressed. "They emphasised that they wanted to maintain balanced relations with other countries.

US envoy records witnesses' account of "serious abuses" in Sri Lanka

January 13, 2014 10:07 am

A protest was sparked when Rapp told the main Tamil party TNA that the March resolution would push for a international war crimes investigation.

Sri Lanka must punish human rights violators: P Chidambaram

February 06, 2014 4:43 pm

Chidambaram said Sri Lankan government must bring to book those perpetrators to justice.

Lanka invites TN fishermen for talks

July 06, 2013 5:08 am

The Sri Lankan government on Friday reached out to fishermen community of Tamil Nadu

DMK calls for vote against Lanka

March 06, 2013 1:24 am

Stepping up pressure on the Centre,the Tamil Eelam Supporters Organisation (Teso) led by its Tamil Nadu ally DMK held a protest in Chennai

SL believes LTTE remnants continue raising funds: US report

August 01, 2012 5:28 pm

The LTTE had used a number of non-profit organisations for terrorist financing purposes.

All-party Lanka trip: Jaya calls it ‘tourist visit’,withdraws MP

April 12, 2012 12:38 am

Criticising the joint parliamentary delegation’s proposed visit to Sri Lanka as a tourist visit conducted by the Sri Lankan government to help form a favourable opinion for itself

Kani: Hope DMK is not forced to pull out

March 19, 2012 1:43 am

Vote at UN: MP says government should understand her party stand.

Notes on the war zone

March 15, 2012 2:41 am

Nimisha Jaiswal contrasts various reports on war crimes in Sri Lanka,with the latest UN resolution having kicked up a fresh storm

‘Will seek probe in rights violations of Lankan Tamils’

August 26, 2011 2:43 am

External Affairs Minister S M Krishna said India will intervene with Sri Lankan government to withdraw emergency regulations against Lankan Tamilians.