Ganja seized; three SL refugees held in TN

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.

Sri Sri Ravishankar visits Mandapam refugee camp

Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravishankar on Sunday visited the refugee camp at Mandapam near here and spoke with Sri Lankan refugees.

HC directs Lankan refugees to subit fresh representation

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.

Attempt to ferry Lankan Tamil refugees to Oz foiled

Police have foiled an attempt to illegally ferry six Sri Lankan Tamil refugees to Australia and detained all of them for questioning.

Canada worried over reports of ship carrying Lankan refugees

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.