Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 13:31
Sri Lankan today announced that it will conduct a nation-wide survey from tomorrow to compile a death toll and assess property damage during the country`s nearly three-decades-long civil war.
Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2013, 20:04
Foreign observers today held talks with officials and candidates in Sri Lanka`s Tamil-dominated north to ensure free and fair polls in the former war zone`s first elections in 25 years on Saturday.
Last Updated: Sunday, August 18, 2013, 20:36
India must raise serious concerns with Sri Lanka over human rights violations, a leading rights group said on Sunday.
Last Updated: Thursday, March 07, 2013, 20:33
India has donated some 10,000 bicycles in Sri Lanka`s war-torn north under an assistance programme to help in the rehabilitation of those displaced during nearly three-decade long conflict.
Last Updated: Monday, March 26, 2012, 23:10
Sri Lanka on Monday made it clear that
it will not abide by the UNHRC resolution that censured it
over its human rights record.
Last Updated: Sunday, February 05, 2012, 21:26
The visit comes ahead of a United Nations human rights council meeting in Geneva.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 19, 2011, 00:23
Sri Lanka`s civil war ended on May 19,
2009 with the killing of Prabhakaran.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 20, 2011, 16:17
In the wake of reports that a
UN panel has found "credible allegations" that war crimes were
committed during the conflict in Sri Lanka, the CPI Wednesday
questioned India`s "studied silence" on the issue.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 05, 2011, 19:23
The US is increasing pressure on Sri Lanka to investigate the deaths of thousands of civilians at the end of its civil war.
Last Updated: Friday, December 03, 2010, 11:56
UN estimates between 80,000-100,000 people were killed during the bloodshed.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 23, 2010, 16:15
Sri Lanka took exception to the UN appointing a panel of experts to look into alleged human rights abuses in the final stage of the island`s civil war.
Last Updated: Monday, May 10, 2010, 23:49
Ethnic Tamil leaders called on Monday
for a day of mourning for civilians killed during Sri Lanka`s
25-year civil war.
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