Last Updated: Monday, March 03, 2014, 16:35
Sri Lanka on Monday said it is well prepared and confident of success at the UNHRC session where the country faces a resolution moved by the US on its human rights record this month.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 20, 2013, 00:23
US-sponsored draft resolution before ongoing session of UN Human Rights Council in (UNHRC) "calls" Sri Lankan government to conduct "independent, credible" investigation into human rights violations.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 21, 2013, 17:20
AIADMK and DMK on Thursday accused the UPA-led government of "diluting" the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka at the UN Human Rights Council by not moving any amendments demanded by it.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 23:23
The DMK and AIADMK were virtually isolated Wednesday after all other parties opposed any move to condemn Sri Lanka in Indian parliament over rights abuses.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 19:55
Government on Wednesday said it will move amendments to the US-backed resolution on Sri Lanka to send a "resolute message" to that country on alleged human rights violations of Tamils.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 18:17
After DMK, the lone MP of Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK), Thirumaa Valavan Thol, Wednesday withdrew support to the Congress-led UPA over the Sri Lankan Tamils issue.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 17:41
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was Wednesday briefed by top officials on the US-sponsored resolution on human rights violations in Sri Lanka.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 17:17
The all-party meeting convened by government to explore the possibility of Parliament adopting a resolution against Sri Lanka on Wednesday night saw most parties opposing such a move, leaving no scope for it.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 12:33
The Congress core group met here on Tuesday after the DMK quit the United Progressive Alliance over the Sri Lanka issue.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 12:29
The Congress-led UPA government is stable and enjoys majority support in Parliament despite the DMK`s exit, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said on Tuesday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 11:21
The DMK formally withdrew support to the UPA government on Tuesday night.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 09:43
Trouble seems to be mounting for the Congress-led UPA as far as its ally the DMK is concerned.
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