Last Updated: Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 14:43
Deploring the status of minority Tamils in Sri Lanka, NDA constituent MDMK Tuesday urged the Modi Government to take `appropriate steps` to ensure their well-being and opposed deepening commercial and economic relations between India and Sri Lanka.
Last Updated: Monday, July 07, 2014, 21:18
Sri Lanka is set to charge the 41 asylum seekers, including four Tamils, who attempted to enter Australia illegally and were eventually returned in a controversial mid-sea transfer.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 02, 2014, 12:33
Four Sri Lankan Tamils, including two women, were arrested Wednesday after they arrived here without proper documents in an illegal ferry, a senior police official said.
Last Updated: Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 17:25
Sri Lankan authorities will dig up the site of a suspected mass grave in eastern province over claims that it contains the bodies of over 100 Muslims allegedly killed by Tamil rebels 24 years ago.
Last Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014, 17:24
Police today claimed to have busted a fake passport and visa racket with the arrest of six Sri Lankan Tamils residing here.
Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 18:28
President Mahinda Rajapaksa Wednesday said the war in Sri Lanka was never against the Tamil community but against terrorism.
Last Updated: Monday, May 26, 2014, 00:50
Amid strong opposition from all quarters to Prime Minister designate Narendra Modi`s invite to Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa for his swearing-in, CPI(M) on Sunday said the Centre should utilise this occasion for resolving the Lankan Tamils issue.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 19, 2014, 23:12
BJP on Saturday accused the UPA government of aggravating various issues, including agriculture, Sri Lankan Tamils and also arrests of Fishermen by Sri Lankan Navy.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 17:18
Dismissing as "false propaganda" that Congress was not concerned about Tamils in Sri Lanka, Sonia Gandhi today raised the emotional issue of her husband Rajiv Gandhi`s assassination, saying the former prime minister sacrificed his life "fighting" for them.
Last Updated: Friday, March 28, 2014, 18:30
India Friday justified its abstention from voting on the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka at the UNHRC, saying the decision was driven by welfare of Tamils in that country.
Last Updated: Saturday, March 22, 2014, 08:43
The "highest levels" of Sri Lanka`s government were complicit in raping, torturing and abducting ethnic Tamils following the nation`s ethnic civil war, a report by rights groups warned on Saturday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 19, 2014, 21:11
Sri Lanka`s Tamil-dominated northern province has unanimously agreed to revive the stalled direct talks with President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
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