86 Indian fishermen arrested by Sri Lankan Navy

As many as 86 Indian fishermen have been arrested and their 10 fishing boats seized by the Sri Lanka Navy for allegedly poaching in the country's waters, naval officials said on Friday.

Lanka panel receives more missing complaints from ex-LTTE base

 A Sri Lankan government panel probing thousands of cases of missing people during the nearly three- decade-long war with the LTTE has recorded more complaints of disappearances in a former Tamil Tiger stronghold.

Biggest-ever secret LTTE arms dump busted

Sri Lankan security forces made their biggest-ever haul recovering 6,250 kgs of hidden LTTE explosives.

Postal voting in former LTTE territory delayed

Postal voting in the two local
council elections in the former LTTE territory of Mullaithivu district in the northern Sri Lanka has been delayed.