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Civil society leaders seek justice for ‘exiled’ Sri Lankan writer

Sharmila Seyyid is still being targeted by radical elements on social media for remarks.

Explained: The Sri Lankan Refugee Question

Most of the refugees crossed the 29 km of sea from Talaimannar on Mannar Island to Rameshwaram on Pamban Island.


Lanka releases 15 Indian fishermen

Lankan Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera will visit India from January 17 to 19.

Pope Francis may declare Sri Lanka's 1st saint

St. John Paul II beatified Vaz during his 1995 visit to Colombo, the first major step in his sainthood process.

Sri Lankan court orders release of 35 TN fishermen

The fishermen from Pamban South area were arrested on August 25.

Bangladesh’s pitch curator is a Lankan civil war veteran

Silva is a Sri Lankan who is now Bangladesh Cricket Association’s (BCB) chief curator.


Late strikes by Bilawal Bhatti put Pakistan in pole

Paceman Shaminda Eranga finished with 3-80 while left-arm spinner Rangana Herath took 3-90.

Tipping Point

Malcolm Gladwell's latest book is a disjointed rehash of already-learnt life lessons.

First Person Second Draft

I will be eternally grateful to him and his wife for feeding me a luscious lasagna one lonely.

Will keep opposing communalism,says Karunanidhi

A section of the leadership in both the Congress and the DMK want the two parties to come together again before the 2014 elections.