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Sri Lanka: Wigneswaran admits unfortunate incidents of past br...

In Sri Lanka, Chief Minister of the Tamil-majority Northern Province C.V.Wigneswaran has admitted that some unfortunate incidents of the past had inflicted wounds on the Muslims which are yet to heal. News on Air, 1 month ago

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Indian companies keen to rebuild Sri Lanka’s former war zone

COLOMBO: The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) will explore the “virgin market” in Jaffna, located in Sri Lanka’s Tamil-majority Northern Province, for possible business...
 The Hindu1 month ago Sri Lanka supportive of Indian industries initiatives to invest in northern Jaffna  News on Air2 months ago War-ravaged Jaffna to be Sri Lanka's next international venue  Business Standard2 months ago

North Sri Lankan CM Wigneswaran boycotts Independence Day function

In Sri Lanka, chief minister of Tamil-majority Northern Province, C.V.Wigneswaran today boycotted the 69th Independence Day function in Jaffna and instead attended protest meetings in Mullaitivu district.
 News on Air1 month ago

Protests against cancellation of Rajinikanth's trip to Lanka

Hundreds of people today rallied in Sri Lanka's Jaffna to protest against Tamil Nadu politicians under whose pressure superstar Rajinikanth cancelled his visit to the island nation where he was scheduled to hand over houses to displaced ethnic Tamils.
 Business Standard2 days ago Rajinikanth bows to protests, calls off Sri Lanka visit  DNA3 days ago Rajinikanth cancels visit to Lanka after protests from Tamil groups  Rediff.com4 days ago Rajinikanth cancels visit to Sri Lanka  Rediff.com4 days ago

Lankan Navy arrests 12 Indian fishermen

Twelve fishermen from Tamil Nadu have been arrested by the Sri Lankan Navy on the charge of fishing in the territorial waters of the island nation. The fishermen, who had put to out to sea from Jegadapattinam in Pudukottai district, were arrested near Neduntheevu late on Saturday night, a Fisheries official said on Sunday. The fishermen along with their two mechanised boats had been taken to Kankesanthurai Port in northern Sri Lanka, Assistant Director of Fisheries Alexander said. Besides, ...
 Rediff.com3 days ago 12 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy  Business Standard3 days ago Sri Lankan Navy denies reports of shooting Indian fishermen  Sify3 weeks ago TN: Lankan Navy apprehends eight Indian fishermen from Dhanuskodi  Sify3 weeks ago

Tamil outfits oppose Rajinikanth's visit to Sri Lanka

Superstar Rajinikanth's visit to Sri Lanka next month to inaugurate a housing scheme has met with opposition from pro-Tamil outfits in Chennai, who cautioned him from getting "involved" in the emotive ethnic issue. Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi and Tamizhaga Vazhvurimai Katchi urged the top actor not go ahead with his two-day visit starting April 9 during which he is slated to hand over 150 houses to displaced Tamils. VCK founder Thol.Thirumavalavan alleged that efforts were on to "involve" ...
 Rediff.com5 days ago Rajini's Lanka visit triggers opposition from Tamil outfits  Business Standard5 days ago

EXIM bank team visits Lanka to monitor India-funded projects

A team from EXIM bank has visited Sri Lanka this week to monitor the progress of projects funded by India mainly in the railway sector. Export-Import Bank of India (EXIM) team visited sites of the Northern Railway Rehabilitation Project, including ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Indian team in Sri Lanka to monitor progress of projects  Prokerala1 month ago

10 TN fishermen arrested by Lankan Navy

Ten Tamil Nadu fishermen have been arrested and their two boats impounded by Sri Lankan Navy for allegedly fishing in the island nation waters, officials said today. The fishermen from Jegathapattinam in Pudukottai district were fishing in Neduntheevu last ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago

Indian-Sri Lankan coast guards to set up hotline to tackle fishermen issue

Aiming to address effectively the vexed issue of Tamil Nadu fishermen being arrested by Sri Lanka, Coast Guards of the two countries will set up a hotline for better coordination between the two martime security forces. The hotline will be both at the local ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago Fishermen issue: Indo-Lanka coast guards to set up hotline  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Wrong to give Lanka more time on accountability: Wigneswaran

It was not right to give Sri Lanka more time to address the issue of accountability over the alleged war crimes committed during the civil war, Northern Province Chief Minister CV Wigneswaran said today. The Sri Lankan government has sought two more years ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
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