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Tamil Solidarity hosts Post Sri Lankan elections discussion

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Tamil Solidarity held a Post Sri Lankan election discussion in Liverpool   last Tuesday. The chair, Bharathi, opened the meeting and gave a brief of the political situation in Sri Lanka and then...

Sri Lanka President Says He Dodged CEPA Talks in Delhi

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Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has said that he deliberately avoided having Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) with India on the agenda during his recent visit to New...

China says Sri Lanka loans made “based on consensus”

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China’s loans to Sri Lanka were made based on consensus through talks between the two countries and at Sri Lanka’s request, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said on Monday, after Sri...

Kerry hails UNHRC on Sri Lanka

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US Secretary of State John Kerry, today hailed the role played by the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) on Sri Lanka. In his speech during the High Level segment of the 28th session of the UNHRC,...

Sri Lanka’s Tamil party to discuss reforms with Indian PM

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Tamil National Alliance (TNA)  today said it will seek to discuss devolution of powers to the provinces when it meets Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Sri Lanka. Modi is scheduled to visit Sri...

A GREAT RUN-CHASE-MUTTIAH MURALIDARAN

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One thing is clear after Sri Lanka’s great run-chase against England in Wellington: the make-up of the side needs a re-think. Because although the batting is top-class and is clicking superbly...

Twitter, law enforcement investigate alleged Islamic State threats

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Twitter Inc and law enforcement authorities are investigating alleged threats made by Islamic State militants against the social media network’s co-founder and other employees, the company said...

Iraq launches attack to retake Tikrit from Islamic State

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Iraq’s armed forces, backed by Shi’ite militia, attacked Islamic State strongholds north of Baghdad on Monday as they launched an offensive to retake the city of Tikrit and the...

TNA Invited by UPFA to form the Government in the East

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Ten members of the United People’s Freedom Alliance ( UPFA) have joined in inviting the Tamil National Alliance to form the government in the East. 10 members of the UPFA who supported the Sri...

Dissatisfaction over the Postponement of UN Report: NPC CM expresses it to UN Representative

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The Chief Minister C.V.Wickneswaran, expressed the disappointment of the Tamil People and the Northern Provincial Council, over the deferral of the UN Report, to the UN Under Secretary General...

Actress Shruti Reddy Photoshoot Images

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Conduct of Suresh, Annathy condemnable: ITAK Central Committee

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The Central Committee of the Illankai Thamil Arasu Katchi has resolved that the conduct and public speeches of Parliamentarian Suresh Premachndran and Ananthy are condemnable. ITAK made the decision...

UN Under Secretary General visits Jaffna today

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UN Under Secretary General Jeffery Feltman is scheduled to visit Jaffna today. He is expected to meet Chief Minister Wigneswaran and discuss isssues. He will also meet Governor Pallihakara and civil...

TNA’s stand after Presidential polls is welcome: ITAK

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Illankai Thamil Arasu Katchi Central Committee has resolved that the political stand and steps taken by Tamil National Alliance leadership following the presidential poll is welcome. ITAK has stated...

Govt must resolve problems swiftly: ITAK Central Committee

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The Central Committee of the Illankai Thamil Arasu Katchi has resolved that the government must move forward swiftly in the release of lands, the resettlement of the displaced and in finding a...

Paneerselvam tells Modi to get Indian fishermen released

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O.Pannerselvam, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, has written a letter requesting the Indian PM Modi to take steps to release Tamil Nadu fishermen who are on remand in Sri Lanka. In his letter to Prime...

SLFP presents reforms

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Sri Lanka Freedom Party has made public the party’s proposals for constitutional changes. The proposed changes are: INTERFACE BETWEEN EXECUTIVE PRESIDENCY AND ELECTORAL REFORM: It is the firm...

Uthama Villain Audio, Trailer Released

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Kamal Haasan’s “Uthama Villain” aka “Uttama Villain” trailer and audio have been released on Sunday, 1 March 2015. It is unveiled at Chennai Trade Centre in...

Ravi, Trisha and Anjali in ‘Appa Takkaru’

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Appa Takkaru is a Tamil action comedy film written and directed by Suraj. The film features Jayam Ravi, Trisha and Anjali in the leading roles, this is going to be Trisha’s 50th movie as well,...

Ajith and Shalini blessed with a Baby boy

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  Ajith and Shalini blessed with a Baby boy today. Ajith and Shalini fell in love while shooting for the 1999-hit film “Amarkalam.” The couple tied the knot in 2000 and their first...

London Tamil Market

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The countdown has started to the mega “London Tamil Market” shopping festival for the first time in Harrow. Date: 11th April 2015 – 12th April 2015 Time: 10:00 – 20:00 Price:...

Russians march in memory of murdered Putin critic

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Tens of thousands of Russians marched through central Moscow on Sunday, carrying banners declaring “I am not afraid” and chanting “Russia without Putin” in memory of murdered...

Sri Lanka Win Threatens England’s Cricket World Cup Hopes

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Sri Lanka moved one step closer Sunday to a place in the Cricket World Cup quarterfinal, while England’s hopes are hanging by a thread.Similar to the last match they played in Wellington’s...

WAHAB, IRFAN GIVE PAKISTAN FIRST POINTS

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Former champions Pakistan survived a scare to pull off a dramatic 20-run victory over Zimbabwe and record their first win at the 2015 World Cup.Skipper Misbah-ul-Haq’s stubborn 73 and a fiery...

Maithri regime in the Centre, Mahinda regime in EP: Yogeswaran

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Batticaloa Tamil National Alliance Leader S. Yogeswaran has charged that there is Maithri regime in the Centre and Mahinda regime in the Eastern Province. Addressing a Prize Day of Arnaeri Padasali...

NP Chief Minister Wigneswaran in Puliyankulam Ashram

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Chief Minsiter of the Northern Province Justice Wigneswaran graced the sacred installation of Krishna statue at the Swamy Pramananda Ashram situated at the A 9 Road in Puliyankulam. The installation...

Release agricultural farms and co-operative buildings held by Army in the North: Iynkaranesan

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Northern Province Agricultural Minister Iynkaranesan has made a requeste to Food Minister Jayawickrema Perera to relase the agricultural lands presently occupied by the Army in the North. He also...

Trinco Rotary donates cycles to needy students in Muthur East

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Trincomalee Rotary Club donated bicycles to five needy students in Muthur East to promote their studies. These students travel a long distance to attend school daily. The sponsors are AEDU UK. Trinco...

Blockade in front of Illavalai Police station: Demanding release of lands

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The owners of the lands in which Illavalai Police station is located, staged a demonstration in front of the police station, demanding the of the lands on which the police station is located. The...

TNPF decides to form a Tamil National Federation

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Tamil National people front has announced that, they are to form a Tamil National Federation in the merged North-East Tamil homelands and to form an Administrative structure to administrate Tamil...

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Stronger UN Report in September: UN Official Feltman promises TNA

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United Nations Under Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman who is on a visit to Sri Lanka had promised that, a stronger  UN report on Sri Lanka will be tabled in September and that...

Army parasitic on Northern people, release lands arbitrarily taken: Wigneswaran tells Govt

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Justice Wigneswaran has charged that the army must not be allowed to be parasitic on the people of the north, while being happy that an area of 1000 acres is being handed over. It must be recorded...

SF’s writ hearing; CA notices respondents

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When the writ application of Sarath Fonseka was taken up for hearing,  Court of Appeal yesterday issued notice on respondents. In this writ application, Gen. Sarath Fonseka, has sought an order from...

Desist from talking politics in schools: Chandrakumar

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EPDP Parliamentarian Murugesu Chandrakumar has requested politicians to desist from discussing politics in schools or attacking political parties at school functions. He was speaking at a school...

Two EP ministers take oaths

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Ariyawathy Kalapathy yesterday was sworn in as Education and Lands Minister and M.I.M. Mansoor were sworn in as Minister of Education yesterday. The swearing in took place before Austin Fernando,...

Hendavitharana masterminded Australia human trafficking!

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In an investigative news story, Lanka News Web has highlighted the involvement of former defence secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa in the human smuggling network to Australia. According to its story, the...

Bi-lateral dialogue on fishermen issue postponed indefinitely

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The much awaited bilateral dialogue on the issue of fishermen between Sri Lanka and India due to be held on March 5 has been put off indefinitely. The talks were to focus on fishermen from both...

The track list of Uttama Villain

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Kamal Haasan’s Uttama Villain audio will be launched in a grand manner today.  The album will have 17 tracks including 7 songs, 7 original soundtrack (background score) and 3 Karaoke. For...