Tamil Minority

  • Lanka rejects video of soldiers on murder spree August 26, 2009

    New Delhi: The Sri Lankan High Commission in London has denied its army was involved in atrocities against the ethnic Tamil minority after Britain’s Channel 4 news aired a video on Tuesday allegedly showing a soldier executing two men. News agency AFP reports Channel 4 News aired video of a man...
  • Under pressure, PM to send Pranab to Sri Lanka December 5, 2008

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is fighting a diplomatic battle on both the southern and northern fronts. Dr Singh - who is burning midnight oil over what to do with Pakistan - has got one more headache to cope with. He is now being forced to intervene in the...