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Indian consulate opens in Jaffna


November 27th, 2010 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
Jaffna, Nov 27 (IANS) India opened its consulate in this Tamil heartland Saturday, with External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna using the occasion to call for national reconciliation in post-war Sri Lanka.On the ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu fishermen attend a church festival at Kachchativu in Sri Lanka


March 1st, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai, Mar 1 (ANI): Tamil Nadu fishermen participated in a festival at St Anthony's Church on Kachchativu island in Indian Ocean, which was at one time a stronghold of the now defunct ... Read more...

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Rajapaksa casts vote in hometown Tangelle


January 26th, 2010 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Tangelle (Sri Lanka), Jan.26 (ANI): Sri Lanka President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who is facing an unexpectedly strong challenge from opposition candidate and former chief of army staff, General (retired) Sarath Fonseka, while pushing ... Read more...

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Indian Tamils view Sri Lanka with concern, but also apathy


April 24th, 2009 - 2:26 pm ICT by IANS
By TSV Hari and Maitreyee Boruah Chennai/Bangalore, April 24 (IANS) From indifference to concern - the attitude of Indian Tamils to the plight of their ethnic brethren caught in the fighting between the ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu assembly demands truce, talks in Sri Lanka (Roundup)


November 12th, 2008 - 10:03 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 12 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu assembly Wednesday unanimously passed a resolution urging India to press for talks between the Tamil Tigers and Colombo and also an immediate truce in the ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu assembly demands truce, talks in Sri Lanka (Lead)


November 12th, 2008 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 12 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu assembly Wednesday unanimously passed a resolution urging India to press for talks between the Tamil Tigers and Colombo and also an immediate ceasefire in the ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu assembly demands ceasefire, negotiations in Sri Lanka


November 12th, 2008 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 12 (IANS) The Tamil Nadu assembly Wednesday passed a unanimous resolution asking the central government to press for negotiations between the Tamil Tigers and the Sri Lankan government as well ... Read more...

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Indo-Lanka high level talks to resolve issue of ethnic Tamils: Menon


October 20th, 2008 - 10:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 20 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon on Monday said that high-level talks might take place between India and Sri Lanka to resolve the issue of ethnic Tamils in ... Read more...

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Hopes and fears mark India’s Sri Lanka predicament (News Analysis)


June 23rd, 2008 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy New Delhi, June 23 (IANS) India is pushing hard for a broader devolution process in Sri Lanka as it grapples with the strategic and diplomatic challenges arising out of ... Read more...

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Indian seizures show LTTE’s game to fight long war


June 13th, 2008 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) Large quantities of explosives and other war material meant for Sri Lanka's Tamil Tigers are being seized in Tamil Nadu in south India, indicating ... Read more...

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