Tamil Maanila Congress president GK Vasan on Wednesday said the Centre should not take hasty steps to send back Sri Lankan refugees living in various camps in Tamil Nadu.Feb 04, 2015, 15:22 PM IST
Reaffirming his government's stand on repatriation of Sri Lankan refugees, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O Panneerselvam Tuesday lashed out at DMK Chief M Karunanidhi for criticising the state for not participating in a meeting convened by Centre on this issue.Feb 03, 2015, 15:19 PM IST
Three Sri Lankan Tamil refugees were Monday arrested after 44 kg of ganja, valued at about Rs 44 lakh, was allegedly seized from them, police said.Aug 04, 2014, 11:48 AM IST
Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravishankar on Sunday visited the refugee camp at Mandapam near here and spoke with Sri Lankan refugees.Dec 15, 2013, 15:49 PM IST
The Madras High Court on Wednesday directed Sri Lankan refugees, housed in a special camp at Poonamallee near here, to submit fresh representations to the Tamil Nadu Public Department (SC) Secretary.Sep 26, 2013, 08:02 AM IST
Police have foiled an attempt to illegally ferry six Sri Lankan Tamil refugees to Australia and detained all of them for questioning.Aug 04, 2012, 10:46 AM IST
Canada has expressed its concern
over a news report of a ship carrying illegal Sri Lankan migrants to one of its western province, saying some of the asylum seekers could be members of the vanquished terror outfit LTTE.