The fishing village of Mannar in northern Sri Lanka where ethnic Tamils live. The country's long civil war ended in 2009, but many in the village say there will not be reconciliation until there's an accounting of the thousands of Tamils who ... NPR, 1 month ago
BySatheesan Kumarasamy The LTTE carried out many high-profile attacks during their 30 years of military campaign for an independent state for Tamils, including the assassinations of several high-ranking Sri Lankan and Indian ...South Asia Monitor, 1 week ago
Postscript to July 1983 : by At present, public attention is focused on the forthcoming general elections. There have been unimaginable political developments in the run up to the election. The first such development was the defeat of President ...Sunday Observer, 3 weeks ago
By D.B.S. Jeyaraj Sri Lanka's ebullient Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera is currently in the forefront of a move to review, and possibly remove the ban imposed on certain Sri Lankan Tamil Diaspora organizations and individuals ...South Asia Monitor, 1 month ago
Photos by David Corlett unless indicated In January this year the government that defeated the Tamil Tigers after thirty years of bitter civil war and then entrenched itself through fear and corruption was ambushed at the ballot box. Less than ...Inside Story, 1 month ago
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