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Lanka says ready for resolution as UNHRC session begins

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.

US resolution calls for `credible` investigation b

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.

AIADMK, DMK slam UPA over Lanka stand

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.

Lanka deadlock: SP plays bargain game; BSP, TMC offer support

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.

Govt to move amendments to Lanka resolution

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.

VCK lone member withdraws support to UPA

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.

PM briefed on US-sponsored resolution on Lanka

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.

Govt fails to break Lanka resolution deadlock

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.

Congress meets after DMK pullout

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.

UPA government has majority, says Chidambaram

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.

DMK formally withdraws support to UPA govt

Last Updated: Tuesday, March 19, 2013, 11:21

The DMK formally withdrew support to the UPA government on Tuesday night.

Will DMK pull out of the UPA government?

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.