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Lanka court jails Tamil for 30 years for 1999 attack on ex-president Kumaratunga

October 28th, 2010 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI
Colombo, Oct. 28 (ANI): A court in Sri Lanka has sentenced a Tamil man to 30 years in prison for his role in attempting to assassinate former President Chandrika Kumaratunga.Satyavel Thilangeswaran, 29, ... Read more...

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Tamil protester ends hunger strike after 23 days

May 1st, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 1 (IANS) A Tamil man, on a hunger strike for the past 23 days to support his demand for ceasefire in Sri Lanka, ended his protest here after requests from ... Read more...

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Striking Sri Lankan Tamil in Canada hospitalised

April 15th, 2009 - 11:56 am ICT by IANS
Ottawa, April 15 (IANS) A Sri Lankan Tamil protesting "genocide" against the community in the island nation was hospitalised even as his colleagues continued their hunger strike outside the Canadian parliament ... Read more...

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LTTE agent caught in India, more arrests likely

December 29th, 2008 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 29 (IANS) A Sri Lankan Tamil man trying to smuggle communication equipment to the Tamil Tigers has been arrested in India. Informed sources said Monday that more arrests are ... Read more...

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We have failed to convince the world: Sri Lanka defence secretary (Interview)

August 13th, 2008 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
By M.R. Narayan Swamy New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The spearhead of Sri Lanka's war against the Tamil Tigers Wednesday made light of India's criticism that Tamils were not with Colombo, saying the ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka doesn’t have Tamils on its side: India

August 12th, 2008 - 2:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) Sri Lanka may win the battle against the Tamil Tigers but not the war as "they haven't got the Tamil population on their side", India's National Security ... Read more...

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