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Sri Lanka: Implement 13 A in full and go beyond – Modi tells Rajapaksa

Deliver your  promises to devolve wide powersto  Tamil-majority regions. Photo: R.V. MoorthyPM wants more devolution in Sri LankaNarendra Modi pushed Sri Lanka President Mahinda...

‘Modi committed to protect rights of Sri Lankan Tamils’

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is committed to protect the rights of Sri Lankan Tamils, Union minister Pon. Radhakrishnan today said.    "Modi is committed...

The Modi-BJP outfit is unlikely to be much concerned about Lankan Tamils on its own…

''For Lanka, the important issue is whether the Modi government will increase pressure for the Thirteenth Amendment and more devolution to the...

India extended the ban on LTTE for five years

Banned for 5 years! Devesh K. PandeyThe Union Home Ministry on Wednesday issued a fresh notification extending ban on the Liberation Tigers of Tamil...

Sri Lanka: Comments on Tamils seeking refuge in Tamil Nadu

Col R. HariharanTen Sri Lankan Tamils, including two women and five children, from Sri Lanka who landed Aricha Munai off the Dhanushkodi coast (Tamil...

Who planted the bombs in Chennai train ? The Colombo Connection

A victim of the blast (Kollytalk.com)Col R. HariharanTwo low-intensity improvised explosive devices (IED) exploded in two adjacent sleeper coaches of the Bangalore – Guwahati...

Difference Between Modi Wave and Anti-Modi Sentiment is About 100 Seats

 Prabhu ChawlaThe Indian meteorological department is a whimsical prognosticator, failing to predict the weather—including storms—quite often. Fierce arguments break out over its efficacy, but...

​India refuses to rock Sri Lanka’s boat on human rights issues, but for how long? – Russian state TV

HRC 25th session in progress ( US mission GVA prhto)India has managed to negotiate a dangerous curve in its relations with Sri Lanka, a...

Early progress on devolution crucial to Sri Lanka: Indian envoy

Y.K. Sinha. File photo: V. Sudershan “India considers early progress on devolution and a political settlement as being crucial to Sri Lanka to tackle...

India presses Sri Lanka to share power with Tamils and to to probe war crime allegations

Y. K. Sinha in damage control ..Amal Jayasinghe Colombo: India has asked Sri Lanka to grant limited autonomy to its ethnic Tamil minority and...

Sri Lanka: Indian Abstention at UNHRC: National Interest or Complicity Issue?

Prof. Manivannan Prof. Ramu Manivannan The introduction and passing of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution L.1/Rev.1.,‘Promoting Reconciliation, Accountability and Human Rights...

Sri Lanka:Delhi has slammed shut the door on every opposition party and every potential alternative government

Dilip Sinha at UNHRC: Closing the doorIndia's Janus Faced Duplicity by Dr Kumar David In an unexpected volte-face India abstained from supporting the UNHRC...

Delhi Should Have Supported Resolution On Sri Lanka: FM P Chidambaram

P ChidambaramDiffering with his government's stand of abstaining from voting in UNHRC on the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka, Finance Minister P Chidambaram today...

Political parties in Tamil Nadu expressed shock and disbelief on India’s vote at UNHRC on Sri Lanka

Political parties in Tamil Nadu expressed shock and disbelief, while condemning India’s decision to abstain from a U.S. sponsored resolution in the United Nations...

Why India did not support the Sri Lanka resolutionat UNHRC

FULL STATEMENT BY INDIA:March 27, 2014The UN Human Rights Council has adopted three resolutions on Sri Lanka since May 2009 when the three decades...

Congress Party to ensure a credible, objective, time-bound inquiry into allegations of human rights violations in Sri Lanka

Civilians in the midest of SL war Congress Wakes Up, Tries to Contain Damage  Devirupa Mitra - NEW DELHI Reduced to being a...

Demilitarisation, Human Rights, and Indo-US Interests in Sri Lanka

Aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincolnstationed in Indian Ocean Parasaran RangarajanThe United States is reported to have requested a military installation in Sri Lanka...

India to back UNHRC motion on SriLanka

UNHRC in session (UN photo)Shubhajit Roy India will vote in favour of the resolution on Sri Lanka at the United Nations Human Rights Council,...

India for ‘much more progress’ in reconciliation in Sri Lanka

Singh to meet Rajapaksha Press Trust of India   India today made it clear that it looks for "much more progress" in the reconciliation process...

When a dynasty read the future and It takes a Kumaratunga to pack up and quit

Nirupama Subramanian Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga, the former President of Sri Lanka, has among her photographs a collector’s item taken when she was an 11-year-old...

Sri Lanka: Jayalalitha proporses a UN Referendum for formation of a separate Eelam

An over kill? The ruling AIADMK party in Tamil Nadu led by J Jayalalithaa has, in its election manifesto for the 2014 elections, promised...

Move separate resolution against Sri Lanka in UN body: DMK

 Press Trust of India  DMK today urged the Centre to move a separate resolution against Sri Lanka in a UN body, seeking an independent...

Tamil Nadu government decides to release 7 victims in Rajiv assassination case

The Tamil Nadu Government, in a suo motu statement to the State Assembly on Wednesday said it has decided to release the 7 prisoners,...

Why does Lalith Weerathunga wants to investigate IPKF’s alleged war crimes now?

PR: Do you feel that an international investigation into the alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka in 2009 is justified and what do you...

Jaya demands moving a seperate resolution against Sri Lanka by India

J Jayalalithaa Demanding that India move a seperate resolution against Sri Lanka in a UN body next month, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa...

India refuses to support Sri Lanka against US resolution in UNHRC

G.L Peiris with KhurshidTo avoid hurting Tamil sentiment ahead of elections, the government has refused to commit Sri Lanka any support against a US-sponsored...

India and Sri Lanka: A sea of conflict

Meera Srinivasan Tamil Nadu fishermen entering Sri Lankan waters interfere with the livelihood of Sri Lankan Tamils struggling to make...

800 Tamil families displaced in Sampur lands being acquired for company owned by Rajapaksa clan

Meera SrinivasanA white, rectangular board with Sinhala and Tamil letters appears once every few metres along the iron fence around a huge expanse of...

DMK to Centre: Move resolution against Sri Lanka in UNHRC

Besides urging the Indian government to move a resolution in the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) seeking a credible international inquiry into killing...

Tamil Eelam is not far away: Yashwant Sinha, BJP

Yashwant SinhaSiva Prasanna Kumar Chennai: “Tamil Eelam is not far away”, declared BJP se­nior Yashwant Sinha at a well-attended party meeting held at a...
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