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Farmers demonstrate in Batticaloa demanding guaranteed price for their paddy

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The farmers at Oodamavady  engaged in a demonstration demanding that the government should purchase their paddy at guaranteed price. The Government has determined a guaranteed price and the...

Ariyakulam water sample sent for analysis

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Following the Ariyakulam located near Jaffna Naga Vihare changing its colour to red, water samples from the tank have been sent to the Botany Department of the University of Jaffna for analysis. The...

Alternate land for police station which was to be constructed near Periya Pandiviruchchan Maveerar Thuyillumillam

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Alternate land was given to construct the police station that was to be constructed near the Maveerar Thuyillumillam in Periya Pandiviruchchan of Madhu, Divisional Secretary’s area in Mannar...

Power of Nonviolence – President ordered to release lands of Kepapulavu people : Minister M.D.Swaminathan

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Minister of Resettlement, M.D.Swaminathan said that the president had ordered the Security forces to take action to release lands of people in Mulaitheevu. He noted that he met the president...

Two Years grace to GOSL is a betrayal of Tamil people, condemns the leader of TNPF, Gajendrakumar

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The leader of the TNPF, Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam condemned that if further two years period is granted to Government of Sri Lanka in the United Nations , it will amount to a betrayal to the Tamil...

Journalist Sathiyamoorthy, killed on duty during the last days of war, remembered in Jaffna (with Video)

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The 8th year remembrance of Sathiyamoorthy was held in Jaffna on Sunday the 12th. The Patron of Ezhu Kalai Illakkiya Peravai , in which Sathiyamoorthy was a founder member, Inuwaiyoor Sithampara...

The Tamil Society should attempt to get maximum possible Powers, says the Eastern PC CM, Naseer

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The Chief Minister of the Eastern Provincial Council, Seinulabdeen Naseer Ahamed, said the Tamil and Muslim communities have got together and fighting to get maximum possible power through the new...

Give a proper solution to the struggle of Kepapilavu People, NPC writes to President, Prime Minister and Leader of the Opposition

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An urgent letter had been sent by the NPC to the President, Maithripala Sirisena, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe and the Leader of the Opposition Era. Sampanthan calling for a solution to the 14...

Meeting held in London in supportive of TGTE’s Legal Experts Panel

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A meeting was organised in London, attended by local groups and representatives of the Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam (TGTE)  to strengthen the panel of legal experts to monitor the design...

68 Kilos Ganja Packages captured

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Following a tip off received by the DIG for Kilinochchi and Mullaitheevu,the Special Anti Drugs Squad captured 67 kgs. Kerala Ganja, day before yesterday. First three persons who were transporting...

Pandaravannian statue in Mallawi damaged by unidentified persons

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The Statue of PanadaraVannian, the last Tamil King to rule the Adankappattu Vanni, which has been erected at Malawi town, in the Thunukkai Divisional Secretary Office and in Malawi town area, area...

We will create Equality in place of Racism: says Minister Anura Piriyatharsana Yapa in Jaffna

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The Minster for Disaster Management, Anura Priyatharsana Yapa said in Jaffna day before yesterday, all should forget all the bitter events of the past and come forward to create equality in place of...

Attention drawing demonstration in Batticaloa in support of Kepapulavu people, under organization of Viyalendran, MP

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An attention drawing demonstration was held in Batticaloa Town, yesterday in solidarity with Kepapulavu people undertaking a brave and continuous struggle for the 13th Day demanding the release of...

Kerala Ganja… 110kgs in Mannar, 118 in Valvai, 5 arrested

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The Mannar Police have captured 110 Kilos of Ganja with a street value of Rs.11 million. The Anti-drugs squad of Mannar captured this ganja at the 2nd mile post on Mannar – Thalai Mannar highway in...

Kumarapuram victims commemorated among wailing of relatives

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The 21 Anniversary Commemoration of 26 people murdered at Kumarapuram was held amidst the wailing and tears of their relatives yesterday. The photographs of the victims were placed for homage,...

Extending 769 route from KKS Junction to newly released Urany area

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The Bus services plying in route 769 on Jaffna –   KKS road are terminating their services with the KKS Railway station. They do not serve, newly released stretch from KKS Railway Station to...

Jaffna/Ariyakulam water change colour to red: People fear environmental pollution

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The water in the Ariyakulam tank in Jaffna has changed its colour to red all of a sudden. The people living around the kulam had expressed fear that environment pollution had caused the change. It is...

The only political solution for the Tamil Speaking people is the Federal System: Wigneswaran invites Muslim brethren to join to struggle together

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While saying that, the only political solution to Tamil speaking people is Federal System, the Chief Minister of the Northern Provincial Council, Justice C.V.Wigneswaran  also put out a call for...

Some highlights of Ezhuka Thamizh – Batticaloa

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Among the declarations of Ezhuka Thamizh is a demand calling that no more time should be granted to Sri Lankan Government for implementing UN Resolution. People gave a rousing welcome to NPC CM, C.V,...

Struggle at Pilakudiyiruppu enters 11th day with support surging from all around

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The PilaKudiyiruppu people who are on a struggle demanding the release of their lands occupied by the Air Force. Support for their struggle is increasing on daily basis. Meanwhile, a Facebook update...

An overview of Financial activities of Jaffna Municipal Council in 2016

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All though the estimated Budget amount of the Jaffna Municipal Council 2016 was Rs.857 Million,  the actual income derived was Rs.975 Million. Excluding the Grant by the Local Government Department...

Large discrepancies in the Data provided by the Government Agents to President: Points out NPC Health Minister P.Sathiyalingam

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The Health  Minister of the Northern Provincial Council, P satiyalingam pointed out that there are large discrepancies existing between the data submitted by Government Agents, to the President...

Batticaloa in an upsurge spirit: Thousands of people take part in Ezhuka Thamizh

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While thousands of people are participating in the Ezhuka Thamil , Baticaloa town has gone into an upsurge spirit. Thousands of people have joined the procession which commenced from Kallady Bridge...

I will never allow acquisition of land for security forces, says NPC CM, C.V.Wigneswaran

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While saying that no approval shall be given by him for the acquisition of lands in the North for the Security Forces, the CM also said that whenever he refuses approval for acquisition, they simply...

Rally in Negombo in support of Kepapilavu protesters, with participation of Sinhala people

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A massive rally was held  in Negombo with the participation of a number of Sinhala people in support of Kepapilavu people who are on a continuous struggle demanding the release of their lands. The...

TNA MPs expelled from meeting between relatives of TPPs and Missing persons with high level Government representatives

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The relatives of the TPPs and missing persons had expelled TNA MPs from a meeting with a high level Government delegation, thereafter given the Government one week dead line to take constructive...

225 houses to be built in lands released in Vali-North says District Secretary, Jaffna

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The Government is taking speedy action to construct 225 houses in the lands released in Vali North, said the District Secretary Jaffna, N,Vethanayagam. A meeting on providing house to people...

4 arrested with modern underground scanner in Vavuniya who tried to dig up gold of the LTTE

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4 persons from the south reported to be attempting to dig up golden jewellery buried by the LTTE were arrested yesterday early morning the Vavuniya/Eratperiyakulam Police said. The police had also...

Some clauses from Statute for CM’s Fund to be removed in order to get Governor’s Approval.

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In a move to remove certain controversial clauses from the Statute for Chief Minister’s Fund, in order to obtain the Governor’s approval,  the Chief Minister will table a resolution...

NPC to express opposition to grabbing powers granted to Local Government bodies, by Colombo

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The CM, NPC will table a resolution expressing opposition to Colombo’s Urban Development Authority taking back powers granted in 1985 to local Government Bodies, including granting approval to...

Composure needed in statements of responsible officers, insist Pilakudiyiruppu protestors

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Responsible officers of the Country should learn the truth and act with composure when making statements. We are badly hurt when they utter something which is injuring our hearts. Nobody is...

This Is Why Amma Choose Panner selvam – Gauthami

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Actress Gautami, who has been seeking answers to several questions being raised on the mysterious circumstances surrounding the death of late Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa. Yesterday Night took to...

Vikram Stopped Dhuruva Natchathiram Shooting ?

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Gautham Menon’s dream project was shaping up well and the team completed couple of schedules in foreign. Vikram cancelled the dates given for Vijay Chandar and concentrated on Dhuruva...

Viral! Samantha’s Lookalike girl from US

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In the time actress Samantha has made into headlines for getting engaged to her longtime boyfriend Naga Chaitanya, this girl is stealing the attention of the fans as she looks exactly like Samantha....

Indian cricketer Mohit Ahlawat scores T20 triple hundred

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Indian cricketer Mohit Ahlawat hit an extraordinary 72-ball triple century in a local Twenty20 match in Delhi. The 21-year-old hit 39 sixes, including five off the final over, as he posted a round...

Rights groups challenge Israel settlements law in court

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Two rights groups have asked Israel’s Supreme Court to strike down a new law retroactively legalising 3,900 settler homes built on private Palestinian land in the occupied West Bank. Adalah and...

US says it killed 11 al-Qaeda operatives in Syria air strikes

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US forces killed 11 members of al-Qaeda in two air strikes near Idlib in Syria, this month, including a former ally of Osama Bin Laden, the Pentagon said. Captain Jeff Davis, a spokesman, said 10...

10 Indian Fishermen arrested in Delft: Remanded till 21st

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10 Indian fishermen who transgressed into Delft seas and engaged in fishing were arrested in the night of day before yesterday by the Sri Lanka Navy. They were remanded by the Kayts court till 21st...

Robberies under guise of Intelligence men in Vavuniya, three arrested

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Cheddikulam police have arrested three men who engaged in robberies for the last few months, identifying themselves as Intelligence operatives on the 4th of this month. These three have identified...

Ezhuka Thamizh is the uprising of the Thamizh people: It is the last chance for justice, calls Ananthy Sasitharan, MPc

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While saying that, The Ezhuka Thamizh people uprising is the last chance to exert a pungent pressure on the Government for the delivery of justice regarding people made to disappear, MPc Ananthy...

Pilakkudiyiruppu: No favourable indication from the Government but support galore from all around

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No favourable indication has been received from the government so far for the demand of the Pilakudiyiruppu people on their struggle for the 8th day , to remove the Air Force’s Regional HQ on...

After OPS revolts what next in Tamil Nadu: An 8 point explainer

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It would be an interesting day ahead for Tamil Nadu politics. With O Panneerselvam rebelling against All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam supremo Sasikala Natarajan, the state could well be...

Vivegam Audio Release Date Here

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Ajith’s Vivegam is talk of the town these days. The team recently released the poster of Vivegam Which has Ajith with a six pack body, in spite of his bad medical conditions he have achieved this...

Jyothika Replaced By Nithiya Menon

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After Jyothika chose to pull out of Vijay 61, sources say that the makers have approached Nithya Menen for the role. To be directed by Atlee and produced by Sri Thenandal Movies, the movie has Kajal...

Joe Root is ‘obvious candidate’ for England captaincy says James Anderson

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Joe Root is the “obvious candidate” to be named as England Test captain – but the role must not affect his batting, says pace bowler James Anderson. Batsman Root is the favourite to...

Court questions whether US travel ban is anti-Muslim

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An appeals court has questioned whether President Donald Trump’s travel ban discriminates against Muslims. The executive order temporarily banned entry for all refugees and visitors from seven...

Syria conflict: Rebel-held Idlib hit by deadly air strikes

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At least 23 people, many of them civilians, have been killed in air strikes on a rebel-held city in north-western Syria, activists say. Several multi-storey buildings in Idlib were levelled in the...

2 Million worth of Nets of Kaddaikadu/ Vadamaradchchi Fishermen destroyed by Indian Trawlers

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The Fishermen of Kaddaikkadu-Vadamaradchchi has suffered a loss of around 2 Million rupees, by the destruction of their fishing nets by the transgressing Indian Trawlers, said Christhurasa, the...

Ezhuka Thamizh is for demanding appropriate acceptance to Thamizh and Thamizh speaking people : CM

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The Chief Minister of the Northern Provincial Council and a Co-Chair of the Tamil Peoples’ Council, C.V.Wigneswaran said that the Ezhuka Thamizh Rally is being held on forthcoming 10th in...

Ultimatum by Kepapilavu demonstrators: Solution before this evening, else, we will even sacrifice our lives to get our land

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The Kepapilavu people who are engaged in a continuous struggle to get their lands released from Air Force occupation has warned that if a suitable solution is found for their problem, their form of...