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Monday 18 November 2019
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Villages of Mulaitheevu to face flood disaster

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Villages of Mulaitheevu to face flood disaster, as the low bridge of the Koddaikaddiyakulam has been not converted to overhead bridge. Because of this the people living in the villages of...

Delft affected by sea erosion, people call for dikes be constructed

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The Delft Fishermen had said the area from Pidari Amman Temple to Kalawaimunai is subjected speedily to sea erosion and  dikes should be constructed to the said area. The Eastern coastal line of...

Take courageous decisions in the Problem of the Tamil People, Wigneswaran’s call to Gota

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The former Chief Minister of the Northern Province C.V.Wigneswaran has put out a call to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa  in his greetings over the election of Gota as President, that as a Leader who...

The struggle of relatives of Missing persons reaches 1000th day

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A demonstration was undertaken in front of Road Development Authority by the relatives of the Missing Persons, yesterday,  in view of their Rotation fasting struggle reaching its 1000th day...

M/Ampakamam students unable undertake Educational activities without Transport facilities

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Transport facilities are not made to the village of Ampakamam area in Mulaitheevu District. The area parents said that their children find it difficult to undertake educational activities. As no...

4 students of Ilavalai Henry’s in the All Sri Lankan National level Teams

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4 students of Ilavalai St.Henry’s College , Pakianathan David Dalungson, PakianathanRexan,Mariyanesan Prasanth and K.Sathursan hae secured places in the under 19 team and under 12 football teams....

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*  People should prove their strength with votes: Election Commissioner * Voting is a Democratic Right.All people should exercise it…..Deputy Election Commissioner * Vehicle Driver arrested with...

For no reason Tamil People should boycott election, says Thurairajasingam

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The General Secretary of the Ilankai Thamil Arasuk Kadchchi, K.Thurairajasingam said yesterday that Tamil People should boycott the Presidential Election for any reason. There is no propaganda as...

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*  All arrangements for the election complete. Any breach of law will be dealt with severely : Election Commissioner * Sumanthiran claims 10,000 Million from a Sinhala news Paper which distorted...

1000th Day struggle for finding missing Relatives on day after tomorrow

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The continuous struggle undertaken by the relatives of the missing persons to find their missing relatives in the North and East will reach its 1000th day on the 16th of this month. The  relatives...

No space should be granted to Oppressive Regime, says Chandrika in Jaffna

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Former President Chandrika Bandaranayake said in Jaffna that no chance should be given to oppressive regime full of murders and robberies. Further she said that Sajith will solve the problems of...

Jaffna – Chennai Air Service commence yesterday – Governor travels in the inaugural flight

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The inaugural Air Service from Jaffna International Air Port took off yesterday. After religious worships, the flight took off. Northern Governor Suren Ragavan traveled in the first flight from...

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* Gota fed 300 white Van abductees to crocodiles in Seethawakkai Tank: One  white van driver. * We will create situation in the North for Tamils to live with raised heads: Mahindha in Kilinochchi *...

Gota has not said anything about devolution, accuses Sampanthan

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Gota has not sought any forgiveness for what they have done in the past , but the asking us to rally with them forgetting all what they have done, pointed out Leader of TNA Sampanthan.He said so...

Cabinet paper for releasing TPPs ready says Minister Mano Ganeshan

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While saying that the Cabinet paper for releasing the Tamil Political prisoners (TPPs)  had already been prepared, Minister Mano Ganeshan also said that it will be tabled in the Cabinet in...

No further elections if Gotabhaya wins, warns Sumanthiran

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TNA Spokesman and MP M.A.Sumanthiran warned yesterday the if Gotabhaya wins the presidential election, no further elections will be held. An election meeting in support of Sajith was held at Vavuniya...

Before speaking on behalf of Tamil people, Namal should reveal who killed 5 students in Trinco, says Sampanthan

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Namal should reveal who killed 5 students Trincomalee before coming to Jaffna and speak on behalf Tamil youth, said MP and Leader of TNA, Era Sampanthan. Elaborating further, he said, “ Namal is a...

They think that they can cheat Tamils, because they had destroyed Tigers, says Sampanthan

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TNA Leader Sampanthan said yesterday that, just because they had destroyed Tigers, they are thinking that they can cheat us and  Tamil people. He further pointed out that Federal system is hidden in...

I will create a regime without any discrimination , says Sajith in Jaffna

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Presidential Candidate Sajith Premadasa said in Jaffna yesterday that he will form a government within a united country without ethnic, religious language party discrimination or Sinhala, Tamil or...

TNA avoids propaganda meeting of Sajith

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In a context where Sajith had not said anything about solution proposal for Tamil people, no members of the TNA participated in support of support meeting for Sajith in Jaffna. An Election campaign...

Without the support of the minorities a president could not be elected , says Riashad Badi-ud-deen in Mannar

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This election should be one which will make the majority Chauvinists that a President could not be made without the support of the minority communities, said Minister Riashad Badi-ud-deen in Mannar...

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* If we vote to Gota he will shot us down: Minister Mano Ganeshan *Maximimum devolution to everybody within a united country: Sajith. * India sharply observe the President’s Electioin as the...

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* Political reverberations in the South. Chandrika in attempt to redeem SLFP. Mahindha Camp in confusion. * Sumanthiran attempts to secure Federal system, cheating Sinhalese: Mahindha Rajapakse *...

Mahindha concluded the war creating more than 50,000 disabled, says Wijekala Maheswaran

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Mahindha who claim that he concluded the war had created more than 50,000 differently abled persons in North and East, claimed State minister for Education, Wijekala Maheswaran. She said so in an...

ITAK decides to support Sajith, says Sumanthiran

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ITAK MP M.A.Sumanthiran said yesterday that the Central Committee of Ilankai Tamil Arasuk Kadchchi (ITAK) had unanimously decided to support Sajith Premadasa in the Presidential Election. He...

TELO’s decision on whom to support on 6th, says Sri Kantha

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We will not have any discussion with ITAK regarding  President’s Election, as the ITAK has taken a decision without consulting the constituent Parties, said the General Secretary of TELO, AAL ,...

Northern Province in  medal haul in the National level Inter School Athletic Championships

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The National level Inter School Athletic Championships are being held at Sugathadasa Stadium. Northern Athletes have secured several medals in this championships. Some of the results are given...

After assuming power all TPPs will be released under General Amnesty, Says Rajitha in Jaffna

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No one of the Tamil Political Prisoners went to jail for robberies or murder. They fought a political struggle. When we assume power all Tamil Political Prisoners will be released under General...

Namal says in Vavuniya: We will solve all problems of Tamils in Two years

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MP, Namal Rajapakse said in Vavuniya yesterday that the problems of missing, TPPs, land and landownership will be solved in two years. He said so in an Election meeting in support of Gotabhaya...

Sampanthan and Sumanthiran cannot be deemed as TNA’s, says Selvam Adaikalanathan

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Sampanthan and Sumanthiran have expressed their views on Election Manifestos. They should be vied as the private opinions of them, not as the overall opinion of the TNA, said MP, Selvam...

Survey Department in attempt to give peoples lands to Army in contravention to Election Laws

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Sivamohan, MP has complains to the Vavuniya GA that the Survey Department is attempting to provide people’s lands in Vanni Districts in contravention to Election Laws. Elaborating further he said...

800 years old Chinese Clay pot found in Allaipiddy

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A Chinese make clay pot around 800 years old has been found at Allaipiddy in Jaffna. Professor P.Pushparatnam of the Faculty of History had made this announcement. This clay pot is a good evidence of...

No alternate lands….We want our own lands, insist people of Kepapulavu

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The people of Kepapulavu who are engaged in a three years long continuous struggle have firmly said that they are not ready accept any alternate lands but their own lands. Commenting on this the...

If Gota can release the TPPS, why can’t you do now? Wigneswarn questions the President

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The Former Chief Minister of the Northern Province, C V Wigneswaran, has appealed to President Maithripala Sirisena to release all Tamil Political Prisoners (TPPS) on the next Poya Day. Drawing the...

If it is the desire of the Tamils to separate why not? But we are not interested in separation: Former NPC CM Wigneswaran

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“There is nothing wrong with separation because the Sinhalese never occupied the North and East to the exclusion of Tamils and if it is the desire of the Tamils to separate why not? But we are not...

Gota drowns North with Promises: Believe me If I am elected I will release TPPs, he says

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Believe me. I will release the Tamil Political prisoners, Promised Gotabhaya Rajapkse in Jaffna. In a campaign meeting held at the Ilankathir Sports Club grounds in Racca Road, Gotabhaya liberally...

Surveying in 3 places of Jaffna for Land Acquisition – Lands to be acquired, in 60 places in North & East

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It has been learned that amidst the excitements of Presidential Election, land surveying is to be done in three places of Jaffna, for the purpose acquiring them. Land surveying is to be undertaken...

Northern Province Team clinches Champion Trophy in National Level Foot Ball Championship

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The Final of the National Level Foot Ball Championship was held in Vincent Dias stadium at Badulla on last Saturday. Northern Province Team was pitted against Southern Province Team. The Northern...

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* Pothujana Peramuna Election Manifest sans anything about Ethnic Problem. Nor any Tamil’s affairs. * What was perpetrated against the Tamils in Absolute Genocide: Jeremy Corbin, Leader of...

Buddhist monks cause new controversy at Neeraviyadi Temple introducing Archaeological ruins

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A new controversy has been created by the Vihare faction yesterday by showing that non- Hindu archaeological ruins are available at the Temple complex. Around 30 Buddhist monks from Western Province...

Even before Tamil Parties announce support TNA is campaigning for Sajith, says Namal in Kaluthawalai

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Namal Rajapakse accused TNA that it is campaigning for Sajith even before Tamil Parties announce their support to Sajith. He further said the the fifth Depavali also has come and Sampanthan is...

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* President, Prime Minister,  Minister of Defence and Intelligence Sector, reason for the Easter Sunday attack: Points out the Select Committee Report * We will give pressure to the new Sri Lankan...

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*  India intently observing the Presidential Election: Economic Times * There is some justification in the 13 point demand of Tamil faction: Vijitha Herath, JVP *  I will execute the death Sentence...

Sudden arrests of LTTE suspects in Malaysia and Sri Lanka are political antics and/or electoral gimmicks: Wigneswaran

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The Former Chief Minister of Northern province and Secretary General of Thamizh Makkal Kootanii Justice CV Wigneswaran has expressed his views over the sudden arrests taking place in Malaysia and...

The UN should act now to protect the Kurds from annihilation

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  The Kurdish people paid a very high price by helping the US and its allies fight the ISIS.  In the long war, Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) of the Kurdish people lost over 17000 fighters to...

I am contesting as a common candidate of Tamils, say Sivajilingam

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In a context where 35 candidates are contesting in the Presidential Election, I am contesting as the Common Candidate of Tamils. He said so in meeting with people held at Kerniyady in Trincomalee. On...

Wigneswaran rejects Ranil’s invitation to meet him saying It is proper to meet 5 parties together

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Ranil Wickremasinghe had put out a call to former CM and Secretary General of Tamil Makkal Koodany Justice C.V. Wigneswaran to meet him. However, in answering the call Wigneswaran had said that if...

Achievements at National Level- Northern Lads capture Runners up position in  National Maths competition

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The All Sri Lanka Maths competition was held in Colombo day before yesterday. The Northern Province Team secured the Second Place in the competition with Western Province securing the First Place and...

Japan donates 127 Million US$ for demining in the North- Donation Agreement signed in Kilinochchi

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The Japanese Government has donated funds for the humanitarian demining activities undertaken in the North. The said fund has been provided to SCAVITHA Humanitarian Aid and Relief Project (SHARP) and...

People hav not been resettled in Palaly East, Mawai express concern after laying foundation stone in West

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 TNA MP, Mawai Senathyrasa requested that the lands of people located to the East of Jaffna International Air Port should be released and people re-settled in them. The Opening of the Jaffna...