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UN rights chief in Sri Lanka to discuss war crimes probeThe United Nations' human rights chief on Saturday began discussions with the S
UN rights chief in Sri Lanka to discuss war crimes probe
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The United Nations' human rights chief on Saturday began discussions with the Sri Lankan government over its probe into allegations of atrocities committed during the civil war with the Tamil Tigers amid an uncertainty over the involvement of foreign... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sri Lankan nationalists protest UN rights chief's visit on war crimesCOLOMBO: Hundreds of hardline nationalists gathered outside the United Nations'
Sri Lankan nationalists protest UN rights chief's visit on war crimes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
COLOMBO: Hundreds of hardline nationalists gathered outside the United Nations' office in the Sri Lankan capital Colombo on Saturday to protest against a visit by the U.N. human rights chief who will assess Sri Lanka's progress in prosecuting alleged... Read more
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The Star
Sri Lankan nationalists protest U.N. rights chief's visit on war crimesCOLOMBO (Reuters) - Hundreds of hardline nationalists gathered outside the Unit
Sri Lankan nationalists protest U.N. rights chief's visit on war crimes
The Star / Posted yesterday
COLOMBO (Reuters) - Hundreds of hardline nationalists gathered outside the United Nations' office in the Sri Lankan capital Colombo on Saturday to protest against a visit by the U.N. human rights chief who will assess Sri Lanka's progress in... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Man convicted in Germany for backing Sri Lanka's Tamil TigersHAMBURG: A Sri Lankan-born man received an 18-month suspended sentence in Germa
Man convicted in Germany for backing Sri Lanka's Tamil Tigers
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
HAMBURG: A Sri Lankan-born man received an 18-month suspended sentence in Germany on Tuesday (Feb 2) for membership of the rebel group the Tamil Tigers which Germany considers a terrorist organisation. The 53-year-old German national, identified... Read more
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Channel 4 News
The agony of Sri Lanka’s carapace of peaceOur return to Sri Lanka’s killing fields has managed to coincide with two major
The agony of Sri Lanka’s carapace of peace
Channel 4 News / Posted 12 days ago
Our return to Sri Lanka’s killing fields has managed to coincide with two major developments – the first is the President’s announcement that there will be no “international component” in any “investigation” of the civil war, or the alleged war... Read more
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Daily News
President tells BBC: Sri Lanka wants 'internal' war crimes courtPresident Maithripala Sirisena has said foreign judges and prosecutors should n
President tells BBC: Sri Lanka wants 'internal' war crimes court
Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
President Maithripala Sirisena has said foreign judges and prosecutors should not be involved in an investigation into allegations of war crimes. In a BBC interview, President Sirisena said the country did not need to "import" specialists. But on... Read more
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Daily News
Sri Lankan Peace Process Would Have Benefitted From Greater International Effort: SolheimA broader international commitment would have ensured the success of an effort
Sri Lankan Peace Process Would Have Benefitted From Greater International Effort: Solheim
Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
A broader international commitment would have ensured the success of an effort to end an over two-decade-long war between the Sri Lankan military and Tamil separatists, Erik Solheim, a former peace negotiator, said at the Atlantic Council on January... Read more
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Daily News
The Wickremesinghe factor of good governanceSustainable development is maintaining a delicate balance between the human nee
The Wickremesinghe factor of good governance
Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
Sustainable development is maintaining a delicate balance between the human need to improve lifestyles and feeling of well-being on one hand, and on the other, preserving natural resources and ecosystems, on which we and future generations... Read more
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The Hindu
Sirisena pardons LTTE man accused of planning to kill himOn the first anniversary of his election, Sri Lanka’s president on Friday pardo
Sirisena pardons LTTE man accused of planning to kill him
The Hindu / Posted 30 days ago
On the first anniversary of his election, Sri Lanka’s president on Friday pardoned a former Tamil Tiger insurgent accused of conspiring to kill him 10 years ago. Since taking office, President Maithripala Sirisena has taken steps to advance... Read more
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Aljazeera
Sri Lankan leader pardons man who attempted to kill himSri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena has pardoned a former Tamil rebel wh
Sri Lankan leader pardons man who attempted to kill him
Aljazeera / Posted 30 days ago
Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena has pardoned a former Tamil rebel who attempted to assassinate him 10 years ago at a ceremony marking the government's first year in office on Friday. Former rebel Sivaraja Jenivan was found guilty of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destinationPreviously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destin
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destination
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 30 days ago
Previously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destination on the rise. The first time I visited Sri Lanka, four years ago, I was smitten by the sensuality of this tear-shaped island of terraced tea plantations, dense... Read more
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The Courier
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destinationPreviously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destin
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destination
The Courier / Posted 30 days ago
Previously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destination on the rise. The first time I visited Sri Lanka, four years ago, I was smitten by the sensuality of this tear-shaped island of terraced tea plantations, dense... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destinationPreviously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destin
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destination
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 30 days ago
Previously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destination on the rise. The first time I visited Sri Lanka, four years ago, I was smitten by the sensuality of this tear-shaped island of terraced tea plantations, dense... Read more
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The Young Witness
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destinationPreviously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destin
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destination
The Young Witness / Posted 30 days ago
Previously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destination on the rise. The first time I visited Sri Lanka, four years ago, I was smitten by the sensuality of this tear-shaped island of terraced tea plantations, dense... Read more
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Western Advocate
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destinationPreviously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destin
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destination
Western Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
Previously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destination on the rise. The first time I visited Sri Lanka, four years ago, I was smitten by the sensuality of this tear-shaped island of terraced tea plantations, dense... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destinationPreviously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destin
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destination
Kiama Independent / Posted 30 days ago
Previously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destination on the rise. The first time I visited Sri Lanka, four years ago, I was smitten by the sensuality of this tear-shaped island of terraced tea plantations, dense... Read more
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Manning River Times
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destinationPreviously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destin
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destination
Manning River Times / Posted 30 days ago
Previously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destination on the rise. The first time I visited Sri Lanka, four years ago, I was smitten by the sensuality of this tear-shaped island of terraced tea plantations, dense... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destinationPreviously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destin
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destination
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 30 days ago
Previously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destination on the rise. The first time I visited Sri Lanka, four years ago, I was smitten by the sensuality of this tear-shaped island of terraced tea plantations, dense... Read more
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The North West Star
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destinationPreviously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destin
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destination
The North West Star / Posted 30 days ago
Previously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destination on the rise. The first time I visited Sri Lanka, four years ago, I was smitten by the sensuality of this tear-shaped island of terraced tea plantations, dense... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destinationPreviously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destin
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destination
Daily Liberal / Posted 30 days ago
Previously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destination on the rise. The first time I visited Sri Lanka, four years ago, I was smitten by the sensuality of this tear-shaped island of terraced tea plantations, dense... Read more
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The Border Mail
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destinationPreviously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destin
Sri Lanka: The world's newest five star destination
The Border Mail / Posted 30 days ago
Previously a budget backpacker mecca, this island nation is now a luxury destination on the rise. The first time I visited Sri Lanka, four years ago, I was smitten by the sensuality of this tear-shaped island of terraced tea plantations, dense... Read more
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