Sri Lankan War Crime

  • Abstention louder than any vote

    Head to Haid-ar |  Suhasini Haidar
    With India's abstention vote, it would seem that South Block is wresting back control of its decision-making authority from that domestic sphere that has ridden...

  • AIADMK releases its manifesto, says will ensure justice in SL war crimes 22-03-2014 07:19 PM

    New Delhi: All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) on Saturday released its manifesto for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. The party in its manifesto said that it will ensure justice in Sri Lankan war crimes through the International Court of Justice and will also do work for the welfare...
  • BIMSTEC Summit : PM to meet Mahinda Rajapaksa, Sheikh Hasina 04-03-2014 11:05 AM

    Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to hold dialogue with his Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on the sidelines of the BIMSTEC Summit in Myanmar, which could be his last official foreign visit. This comes as another vote is expected at the UN Human Rights Council this month in Geneva...
  • PM Manmohan Singh to meet Sri Lankan President in Myanmar 04-03-2014 09:07 AM

    Naypyidaw: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to hold dialogue with his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa on the sidelines of the BIMSTEC Summit in Myanmar, which could be his last official foreign visit. This comes as another vote is expected at the UN Human Rights Council this month in...
  • Sri Lanka investigates British TV footage on rights abuse 15-05-2013 05:45 PM

    Colombo: The Sri Lankan government is investigating a controversial video footage aired by a British Channel accusing the army of war crimes during the final phase of the battle with the LTTE. This was conveyed to European Parliament by Sri Lankan Ambassador to European Union PM Amza on Tuesday, a...
  • Marines row: Italian government has been fair, says Salman Khurshid 29-03-2013 10:40 PM

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said, "I think the Italian government has been very sensible. It took time to be persuaded. I have no problem to say that they have done a good job." ...
  • Sports and politics should not be mixed: SL Envoy 26-03-2013 06:40 PM

    Sri Lanka's High Commission to India Prasad Kariyawasam says, "We have nothing to do with IPL. Our concern is security of cricketers. That should be taken care of." ...
  • Is UPA-II a lame duck government? 20-03-2013 11:34 PM

    The government's attempt to reach a consensus on the Sri Lankan resolution failed on Wednesday as party after political party opposed a country-specific resolution. ...
  • SL a sovereign nation, shouldn't interfere in its affairs: Yechury 20-03-2013 03:58 PM

    Sitaram Yechury said just as India did not want Pakistan to interfere in its affairs, it must not interfere in Sri Lanka's affairs too. ...
  • Congress, BJP concerned about country specific resolution: Khurshid 20-03-2013 02:20 PM

    Meanwhile, India's envoy Dilip Sinha will brief the government on how exactly to move an amendment to the UNHRC resolution. ...