April 08, 2022 8:20 am
MK Stalin spoke over phone to External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and expressed his deep concern over the plight of Tamils in Lanka, who have been hit hard by the never seen before economic crisis in their country, an official release said.
April 01, 2022 7:56 am
Stalin handed over a 14-point charter of demands to Modi. He also met Home Minister Amit Shah, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, and Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari.
April 01, 2022 9:20 am
The demands include the Mekedatu project, Katchatheevu, NEET, Sri Lankan Tamils, environmental concerns and others.
March 25, 2022 8:36 am
A group of 10 members, including women and children, fled the economic crisis gripping their island nation, and arrived at Rameswaram on Wednesday. Earlier, six fleeing Lankan nationals entered Tamil Nadu.
February 14, 2021 4:06 pm
India was always committed to ensuring that the Tamils there lived with equity, equality, justice, peace and dignity, he said, after launching various government projects in railways and defence sectors.
October 14, 2017 4:08 pm
Sri Lanka faced UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolutions for alleged human rights abuses during the last phase of the brutal three-decade-long civil war against the LTTE that ended in 2009.
October 13, 2017 3:56 pm
Sri Lanka has come under increasing international pressure to repeal the PTA enacted in 1979 after Tamils started a bloody campaign for a separate homeland. The three-decades-old campaign ended with the military victory over the LTTE in 2009.
November 16, 2013 2:34 pm
Cameron said no one wants to return to days of LTTE when they did "dreadful and brutal things".
November 16, 2013 4:07 am
Khurshid said that India would help Tamil people in Sri Lanka in all ways it could.
November 15, 2013 10:21 pm
Khurshid said that he didnt want to pin blame for the decision.
June 22, 2020 6:12 pm
Over one weekend, there was a sudden change in the leadership in Sri Lanka. Here's what happened and how.
June 22, 2020 6:21 pm
Sirimavo Bandaranaike became the prime minister of Sri Lanka, giving the country its first female head of state. See more: https://bit.ly/2Ld0BOG