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More than 80,000 acre lands of Tamil people robbed in Mulaitheevu, says Raviharan

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Former Northern Provincial Council, T.  Raviharan has said that more than 80,000 acres of lands of Tamil people had been robbed in Mulaitheevu District by Government Departments, Security forces and...

Northern Girls in National Kabadi Team for International Kabadi Championships

Priyawarna and Diluxshana

An old girl of Nelliyadi Central College, Priyawarna  has made achievement by securing a place in the National Team for the International Kabadi Championship. Similarly, a student of Ilavalai...

Southern Company setting up illegal saltern in Kilinochchi / Uruthirapuram

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A southern company is setting up an illegal saltern in Serukkan area in Uruthirapuram of Kilinochchi District. MP, Sritharan has visited the area on complaints from the public. The saltern that is...

Massive upsurge of people witnessed in “ Ezhuka Thamizh”  Rally, with all round support

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Jaffna Town reverberated with slogans in the unprecedentedly attended “ Ezhuka Thamizh”   rally yesterday. The Rally was augmented by overall hartal and non attendance in schools and private...

LTTE uniforms and Tiger flags recovered buried

LTTE Uniform

LTTE uniforms and Tiger flags recovered buried. LTTE Uniforms and Tiger Flags were recovered from a package found buried in Mulliwaikkal East area in Mulaitheevu district. A land owner in...

20th Annual commemoration of People killed at Manthuvil in Air attack held sentimentally in Mulaitheevu

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The 20th Annual commemoration of the people killed in market premises at Manthuvil in Puthukudioyiruppu Division on the Mulaitheevu District on 1999.09.15,in the barbarous Air Attack by Sri Lankan...

International Community must consider conducting a Referendum among the Tamil people: Wigneswaran insists in Ezhuka Thamizh

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Co – Chairman of Tamil People’s Council and Former Chief Minister of Northern Province, Justice, C.V.Wigneswaran has said that the International Community must consider conducting a Referendum in...

Jaffna 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 , Jaffna town has gone into an upsurge spirit. Thousands of people have joined the procession which commenced from Nallur temple and...

Give us Palaly East to Establish Army camps if lands in Palaly West to be released, says the Army

Palaly Airport

If the private lands in Palaly West to be released we should be given Palaly East to establish Army camps as per our requirements, said the Jaffna District Commander of the Army  Ruwan Wanigasooriya...

32nd Annual commemoration of  ‘Thiyagatheepam Thileepan”  commence today at Nallur

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All events of 32 Annual Commemoration  week of ‘ Thiyagatheepam Thileepan ‘ will be held under the aegis of Jaffna Municipal Council. Thus,  the  first day’s events will be held today...

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Complaint on illegal Sinhala Colonization made with Human Rights Commission

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The people of Kokkilai, Kokkuththoduwai and Karunaddukerny in Mulaitheevu District held a discussion at the Vavuniya Human Rights Commission in Vavuniya, over Sinhala people being colonized in their...

TNA will support UNP depending on who is the Presidential Candidate of the UNP, Says Mawai

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We announce as whom we will support only after the UNP announces its candidate, said the TNA MP, Mawai Senathyrasa. He had said this in an event in Kilinochchi. Elaborating further he said that the...

Action Starts to release lands under Army, says Governor Ragavan

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The First stage of activities have been commenced to release lands under the control of the Army, said the Northern Governor Suren Ragavan. A discussion was held at Kilinochchi, yesterday, on...

Heaping support for “ Ezhuka Thamizh” – Thousands of people are expected to attend

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A steep increase trend is observed in the past days for the “ Ezhuka Thamizh”  Rally , organized by the Tamil people’s Council to be held on the 16th. Neutral observers said that thousands of...

Another 29,000 houses needed in Jaffna District, says the Housing Authority

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Jaffna District Manager of the National Housing and Development Authority said yesterday that another 29,000 houses are needed in the Jaffna District. He said this in a media conference held at the...

The reason or the sorry state of Tamil people: Tamil Leaders being sold out, says Wigneswaran

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If the Sinhalese Leaders like J.R. Jeyawardena had been following the Buddhist religion which propagate love and if they are real Buddhist, the necessity for bearing arms would not have been forced...

Jaffna/Vembadi Student selected for International Maths Olympiad

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Jaffna / Vembadi student Menusha Sivakumar who participated in the National Level Maths Olympiad has won the 3rd and has been selected to the International Olympiad. She has been selected for first...

Let’s all rally in “Ezhuka Thamizh” to strengthen the demands of Tamil people, a call from University students

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Jaffna University student’s Federation has announced that all should join the  “Ezhuka Thamizh” ally to strengthen the demands of the Tamil people. No one who are really concerned about Tamil...

I will take conclusive decisions regarding people made to disappear, Sajith promises to a Mother who had lost her son.

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Minister Sajith Premadasa promised to mother who has lost her son that, if he is elected president he will conclusive decisions regarding the people made to disappear. I will taken actions beyond OMP...

Solution to ethnic problem within 6 months without aggravating Sinhalese People, says Sajith to TNA, in Jaffna

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Minister Sajith Premadasa who made a visit to the North yesterday, had said to the TNA that if he is elected as the President he will find a solution to the ethnic problem without aggravating the...

National Junior Weight Lifting Championships. St.Thresa’s  and St. James win Golds

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The Sri Lanka Schools weight lifting Championships conducted by the Sri Lanka Weight Lifting Federation are being held at the Indoor Stadium of the Kegalle Rajagiriya Mah Vidyalaya. Girls  from...

If Tamils vote for Anurakumara, merger of North and East , Right of Self-Determination, says NPP,in Jaffna

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The National People’s Power has said in Jaffna that North and East will be merged and the Right of Self Determination will be granted to Tamil People, if they vote for JVP’s Presidential...

UNP burned down Jaffna Library,  Town Hall was demolished by the Army, Sumanthiran accuses

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Two colleagues of the Cabinet in which the Prime Minister was a member, burned down the Jaffna Library and Army destroyed the Town Hall by shelling it from the Fort, accused Sumanthiran in the...

Attempts are being made to find political Solution to problems of Tamil people, says Ranil  in Jaffna

Ranil Jaffna

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe said in Jaffna yesterday that attempts are being made to find political solutions to the problems of the Tamil people. He said this while addressing the people...

Health  Volunteer attempt to commit suicide in front of Mawai

Health  Volunteer attempt to commit suicide in front of Mawai

Mawai Senathyrasa went and met yesterday,  the health volunteers who is engaged in  struggle at Chavakachcheri Hospital. During his visit, one of the volunteers engaged in struggle , poured...

Priority to Northerners in employment at Palaly Air Port, Minister Arjuna promise in Jaffna

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When providing employment opportunities relevant to the Palaly AirPort Northern people will be given priority, said the Minister of transport and Civil Aviation, Arjuna Ranatunga. He further said...

More Medals to north in the 57th National Level Junior Athletic meet

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The 57th national level athletic championships of the 57th national level junior athletic championships are being held in the Sugathadasa Stadium from day before yesterday. Puvitharan wins gold...

Danger of crisis in providing drinking water to Kilinochchi , warns the Water supplies Board

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The Kilinochchi District National Water Supplies and Drainage Board has announced that the water supply provided by the District Water Supplies Board is being undertaken every other day. Difficulties...

Northern Students start their Medal Haul at the 57th National Level Junior Athletic meet

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The 57th National Level Junior Athletic  is being held at the Sugathadasa Stadium. In the events held  on day before yesterday Medals were won by Northern Students. Event : Pole vault. Under 18...

Angel student Mathusa wins 10 medals in National Level Roller skating events

Angel International School

13 years old student of Manipay Angel International School, Mathusa Manoharan achieved a record of winning 9 first places and a second place in National Level Roller- Skating events in the inter...

University of Jaffna wins 2nd place in inter- University Cricket tourney

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The University of Jaffna has won the 2nd place in the inter University Cricket Tournament. In this series among the Universities of Sri Lanka, Jaffna University had to be satisfied with the...

Re-planting of  trees essential in de-forested areas, insist Mulaitheevu Public Organizations

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Environmental problems are found increased in Mulaitheevu District due to the uncontrolled deforestation for excavation of sand and gravel. Large extents of forest has been destroyed for excavation...

News Bits….

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* Solution to all problems encountered by women in our Government: Gotabhaya Rajapakse. *  Gota got into the arena for people’s security: Mahindha Rajapakse. * Full powers to PCs, With people...

Four fishermen injured in Navy assault at Pulmoddai, Trincomalee

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Four fishermen who were engaged in fishing in Trincomalee /Pulmoddai seas had been injured in an assault by Navy and admitted in Trincomalee  Public Hospital, the Police said. Abdul hameed...

Some of us have confidence , the President will fulfill his promises, says Sumanthiran , in front of President

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TNA MP M.A. Sumanthiran said in the presence of the president that some of them still have confidence that the president will fulfill his promises. Participating in the last days events of the...

International Day of People made to Disappear –  Mass Rallies in Kalmunai and Omanthai

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The Chairperson of the Mulaitheevu District Association for people made ti Disappear, Mariyasuresh Eeeswary, said that struggle of the Relatives of the people made to disappear will be held in...

What happened to the 146,679 Eelam Tamils still missing?  Alleged War Criminal Promoted as Commander of the Army: ICET

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August 30th marks the “International Day of the Missing” to highlight the fate of the countless number of people who have disappeared worldwide as a result of armed and politically...

Attention drawing struggle undertaken yesterday demanding release of Lands of Tamil People

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An attention drawing demonstration demanding the release of lands seized by the Security Forces and the Wild Life Department in the North was held yesterday in front of Jaffna District Secretariat. A...

Sivagnanasothy writes to Defence Secretary  on release of Vayavilan and Myliddy lands

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The Secretary to the Ministry of Resettlement, V.Sivagnanasothy has written to the Defence Secretary to help in releasing immediately, the land on J/Vayavilan Sri Veluppillai Vidyalayam and the...

Recruitment to University – Struggle, if the administration supports Ministers intervention, warns TU

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The Employees Union of the Jaffna University has warned that if the administration supports the racially biased stance of the Line Minister in the recruitment of Non-Academic staff to the University,...

Wild Life Department gobbling the resources of Nanthikkadal, MP , Sivamohan in frenzy

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The Vanni District MP,S. Sivamohan has flared up saying that the Wild Life Department is gobbling like a crocodile the Nathikkadal Resources of Vadduvagal people. It is their livelihood provider....

Relatives of Missing do not like Gota becoming president, says OMP Representatives

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The relatives of the missing do not like Gotabhaya Rajapakse becoming the President. He is the reason for our relatives wandering on the roads to date, their Amparai and Baticaloa District...

OMP office in Jaffna to hoodwink UN and International countries, says Justice Wigneswaran

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The former Chief Minister of Northern Provincial Council, C.V.Wigneswaran has said that the establishment of the Office of the Missing Persons(OMP)  is to be opened today and this is really an eye...

Powerful magnetic field line going through Maravanpulavu and Thanankilappu , reason for hasty purchase?

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A private firm is in the process of buying strategically placed high value lands for meager sums, without making the owners aware of the real value. A very powerful Magnetic Field line is going...

British Representatives meet Resettle people in Valikamam North

British Representatives meet Resettle people in Valikamam North

Representatives  of British High Commission met yesterday the resettled people in the village Vali North  and inquired about their problems. A team of these representatives including Chief...

Alternate project to solve the drinking water problem of Jaffna Peninsula to begin on 30th

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The alternate Project drafted for solving the drinking water problem of Jaffna Peninsula will be put into implementation on the 30th. The project designed to be completed last August had to be...

ICCPG requests international community to ask for the withdrawal of the appointment Shavendra Silva

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International Centre for Prevention and Prosecution of Genocide (ICCPG) in a press release has urged  the international community to ask for the withdrawal of this appointment Major General...

Iranamadu tank drying up, crisis in providing drinking water, says the Water supply & drainage Board

Iranamadu Tank

The District Engineer of Kilinochchi District Water Supply and Drainage Board , N.Navaruban said yesterday that a crisis is experienced in the Pipe Borne water supply to 17 Grama Niladhari Divisions....

Rally in Batticaloa demanding the Nationalization of Hisbullah’s university

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A grand rally was held in Baticaloa demanding the nationalization of Hisbullah’s University. This rally was led by MP, Athuraliya Rathne Thero , yesterday, Tuesday. More than 200 Buddhist monks and...