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Sri Lanka could teach lessons on human rights to the US and  the EU, Chief Justice

Sri Lanka could teach lessons on human rights to the US and the EU, Chief Justice

   Chief Justice Mohan Peiris has said that Sri Lanka could teach lessons on human rights to the US and  the EU although they are trying to teach human rights to Sri Lanka now in Geneva.They started to talk about human rights after the second …

12-year-old Indian schoolgirl has higher IQ than Albert Einstein

12-year-old Indian schoolgirl has higher IQ than Albert Einstein

     A 12-year-old Indian-origin girl in UK Neha Ramu  has stunned everyone after she scored an incredible 162 on her IQ test – even higher than Einstein and Stephen Hawking. Neha Ramu, daughter of an Indian doctor couple, achieved a score of 162 on a …

Indian Prime Minister and the External Affairs Ministry constantly in touch with Sri Lankan Government

Indian Prime Minister and the External Affairs Ministry constantly in touch with Sri Lankan Government

    Against the backdrop of demands by Tamil parties that India should vote against Sri Lanka at the UN on human rights issue, Congress Party on Thursday said Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has made it very clear that any reports that come of …

U.S. Alarmed by Peaceful Protestors’ Detention

U.S. Alarmed by Peaceful Protestors’ Detention

     The US Embassy in Colombo, issuing a press release, has faulted the government for preventing hundreds of people from the north from heading to Colombo today to take part in a demonstration calling for information about their disappeared family members, The Embassy called …

Petition to UN against Tamil party for LTTE atrocities

Petition to UN against Tamil party for LTTE atrocities

      A Sri Lankan organization of activists representing the family members killed by the Tamil Tiger terrorist group Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) handed over a petition to the United Nations today over their loved ones killed in LTTE attacks. A group …

Engage U.S. on rights issue,Salman Khurshid to G.L. Peiris

    Against  demands by Tamil parties that India should vote against Sri Lanka at the UN on human rights issue, the Indian government remained evasive on the stand it will take. With a resolution set to be moved on Sri Lankan Tamils at the …

Rahul Gandhi invited for TESO conference

Rahul Gandhi invited for TESO conference

   The TESO (Tamil Eelam Supporters’ Organisation) conference to be held in New Delhi on March 7 dominated the agenda at Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s first-ever closed door meeting with the party’s Tamil Nadu leaders on Monday. Seeking to dispel the impression that the …

‘I am still the legitimate CJ’ – Shirani Bandaranayake

‘I am still the legitimate CJ’ – Shirani Bandaranayake

    Dr. Shirani Bandaranayake, through a Motion informed the Supreme Court that she was yet the legal Chief Justice, that the Appeal Court in a Legal Order had stayed the decision of the Parliamentary Select Committee brought against her in the Impeachment Motion, and …

Family Members of Missing Heading to UN in Colombo

Family Members of Missing Heading to UN in Colombo

     Family members of missing   people from the North, who were travelling to Colombo to participate in a protest campaign and to hand over a petition to UN regarding their disappeared relatives, were blocked in Vavuniya by the police and the militaryon the 5th, …

Hundreds of protestors arrested in Chennai

Hundreds of protestors arrested in Chennai

      Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam leader M K Stalin and thousands of party workers were arrested when they attempted to blockade the Sri Lankan Deputy High Commission in Chennai, demanding a probe over alleged war crimes. Along with Stalin, senior DMK leaders, Dravidar Kazhagam …