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Mobile library launched in Jaffna to improve English skills

A mobile library was today launched in Sri Lanka's Tamil-dominated Jaffna city by a Singaporean non-profit organisation aimed at enhancing English communication skills of some 3,000 local youths. Singapore's Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Law K ... Business Standard, 1 week ago

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Lost livelihoods

Jaffna fishermen lose hope in tussle with Tamil Nadu counterparts (Feb.16). Deep-sea trawling is banned by many nations due to its adverse environmental impact on marine ecology. The giant, heavy-duty nets that are dragged over the seafloor at depths of more ...
 The Hindu1 month ago Jaffna fishermen lose hope in tussle with Tamil Nadu counterparts  The Hindu2 months ago
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Manmohan pitches for Jaffna demilitarisation

Rajapaksa wants India to lean on Tamil parties Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met Sri Lankas President, Mahinda Rajapakse on the sidelines of a regional summit on Tuesday, hours after a five-nation coalition moved a resolution at the United Nations Human ...
 The Hindu1 month ago
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Sri Lanka Navy arrests 75 Indian fishermen in 2 separate incidents

Sri Lankan Navy has arrested 75 Indian fishermen and seized 18 boats in two separate incidents near Talaimannar and Jaffna coasts late last evening.Sri Lankan Navy spokesman Kosala Warnakulasurya claimed that the fishermen were nabbed after they ...
 One News Page4 weeks ago 32 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy in Jaffna  NDTV1 month ago SL Navy arrests 19 Indian fishermen  Jagran Post2 months ago Sri Lanka arrest 25 Indian fishermen for poaching  First Post.com2 months ago

Sri Lanka releases rights activists after international outcry

Father Praveen Mahesan, a Catholic priest who heads the Peace and Reconciliation Centre in the war-torn Jaffna region, and Ruki Fernando of the Colombo-based INFORM advocacy group were detained on Sunday
 First Post.com4 weeks ago Freed Mar 19 Sri Lanka releases rights activists after outcry  Lanka Business Online3 weeks ago Sri Lankan Catholic activists released by police  CathNews3 weeks ago Sri Lanka frees rights activists after outcry  Gulf Times4 weeks ago

Final report on Northern disappearances to AG

(Colombo Lankapuvath) The final report on the missing persons in Kilinochchi and Jaffna, investigated by the Commission appointed on Disappearances has been handed over to the Attorney General,informed sources said. The Attorney General after ...
 Lankapuvath1 month ago Sri Lanka Presidential Commission probing missing persons begins hearing  News on Air2 months ago Mandate of Disappearance Commission extended  The Nation.lk3 weeks ago Presidential Commission receives 17000 complaints  The Nation.lk3 weeks ago

Sri Lanka court extends remand of Indian fishermen to March 25

Official sources said the fishermen were produced before the Judicial Magistrate of Oorkavalthurai court in Jaffna, who extended their remand. RAMESWARAM (TN): A court in Sri Lanka today extended till March 25 the judicial remand of 38 fishermen, who were ...
 Economic Times1 month ago Indian fishermen won't accept a total ban of fishing in SL waters  The Nation.lk1 month ago Rameswaram fishermen feel left out in the cold  The Hindu1 month ago SL court extends remand of Indian fishermen to Mar 25  Press Trust of India1 month ago
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140 fasting fishermen in Sri Lankan jails withdraw 2 day fast

The fishermen in Jaffna and Anuradhapuram jails agreed to withdraw their fast after they were assured that action would be taken to release them. RAMESWARAM (TAMIL NADU): About 140 Indian fishermen who were on a two-day fast in Sri Lankan prisons, demanding ...
 Economic Times1 month ago 140 Fasting Fishermen in Lankan Jail Withdraw Fast  Outlook India1 month ago 140 fasting fishermen in SL jails withdraw 2 day fast  The Freepress Journal1 month ago FISHERMEN(MES9) - 140 fasting fishermen in Sri Lankan jails withdraw 2 day fast  Namibia Press Agency1 month ago

Lankan Army denies charges of intensifying patrols in Tamil dominated Northern Provinces

Sri Lankan Army has denied the charges by political activists in Jaffna that the Army has stepped up monitoring patrols in Tamil dominated Northern Provinces.The army in a press release claimed that it has reduced its presence in areas which were at the ...
 News on Air2 months ago

Jaffna shakes off scars of war

Politically, Sri Lanka is under fire from the international community over its human rights record. But one of the government's responses is that it's fostering economic development in the north of the island, formerly a war zone. The BBC's ...
 BBC4 days ago VIDEO: Jaffna shakes off scars of war  BBC4 days ago
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