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  • Conveying message to Sinhala nation on presidential election - TamilNet
    Tue, 25 Nov 2014 17:42:59 GMT

    Conveying message to Sinhala nation on presidential election
    TamilNet
    When the war was turning into genocide, the then British representative at the UN and later the MI6 chief Sir John Sawers said at the UN Security Council that the LTTE was long blighting the Sri Lankan government. 'Terrorism' was not the issue, but saving ...

    SL military raped conscripted Tamil women after Rajapaksa meeting - TamilNet
    Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:26:46 GMT

    SL military raped conscripted Tamil women after Rajapaksa meeting
    TamilNet
    After the president of genocidal Sri Lanka requested the Tamil women to engage in campaign supporting him, the SL soldiers were having a party. Some of the 47 Tamil women were raped by the Sinhala soldiers and the others were subjected to sexual ...

    Rajapaksa's budget passed by a majority 95 votes - TamilNet
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:14:38 GMT

    Rajapaksa's budget passed by a majority 95 votes
    TamilNet
    The 2015 Budget of the United People Freedom Alliance government was passed in Sri Lanka's parliament Monday around 5:00 p.m. with a majority of ninety five votes amid speculation that more parliamentarians from the government ranks might cross over ...

    SL Navy arrests 14 Tamil Nadu fishermen in Jaffna - TamilNet
    Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:19:05 GMT

    SL Navy arrests 14 Tamil Nadu fishermen in Jaffna
    TamilNet
    The occupying Sri Lanka Navy on Sunday arrested 14 fishermen from Tamil Nadu in the seas off Nedun-theevu (Delft). Three of them are below the age of 18, according to SL police sources. When the engine of a fishing boat had broken, other fishermen had ...

    Sampanthan suspected of clandestine deal - TamilNet
    Sun, 23 Nov 2014 23:49:02 GMT

    Sampanthan suspected of clandestine deal
    TamilNet
    Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Parliamentary Group Leader R. Sampanthan is suspected of making a clandestine deal on his own with former SL president Chandrika Kumaratunga on supporting the common opposition candidate Maithiripala Srisena, ...

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    Professor Chelva Kanaganayakam passes away - TamilNet
    Sun, 23 Nov 2014 10:44:49 GMT

    TamilNet

    Professor Chelva Kanaganayakam passes away
    TamilNet
    Some of his notable publications are: In Our Translated World: Contemporary Global Tamil Poetry (2013); Counterrealism and Indo-Anglian Fiction (2002); Ed. Lutesong and Lament: Tamil Writing from Sri Lanka (2001); Dark Antonyms and Paradise: The ...

    Landslide exposes land-related deprivation of Up-Country Tamils - TamilNet
    Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:05:16 GMT

    Landslide exposes land-related deprivation of Up-Country Tamils
    TamilNet
    Fr. Fontgalland has authored the following works on Up-Country Tamils: The Up country Tamils- A National Race, The Up country Tamils and Politics, Plantation women's Rights, The Impact of Globalization on the Plantation Sector in Sri Lanka, Social ...

    Maithiripala Sirisena of SLFP emerges as common opposition candidate ... - TamilNet
    Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:34:50 GMT

    TamilNet

    Maithiripala Sirisena of SLFP emerges as common opposition candidate ...
    TamilNet
    The main opposition United National Party (UNP) in the South on Friday decided to support Maithiripala Sirisena as the common candidate of the opposition to contest the upcoming Presidential election against the SL President Mahinda Rajapaksa. Currently ...

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    SL presidential election to be held on January 08, 2015 - TamilNet
    Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:29:31 GMT

    SL presidential election to be held on January 08, 2015
    TamilNet
    The Sri Lankan presidential election will be held on January 08, 2015, according to the gazette notification issued by the SL Election Commissioner Mahinda Desapriya on Friday. According to officials of the SL department nominations for the presidential race ...

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    Recent books on regions of Tamil Eelam - TamilNet
    Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:01:58 GMT

    TamilNet

    Recent books on regions of Tamil Eelam
    TamilNet
    Four voluminous books have recently been published on the Batticaloa, Trincomalee, Vanni and Jaffna regions of the country of Eezham Tamils. The publications, resulting from the efforts and contributions of Eezham Tamils in the island and in the diaspora, ...












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