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South Africa to hold discussions on Sri Lanka with Japan

South Africa to hold discussions on Sri Lanka with Japan

South Africas Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa is to hold discussions with Japanese diplomat and United Nations Administrator Yasushi Akashi on peace-building efforts, rehabilitation and reconstruction in Sri Lanka. MORE...

August 22, 2015  01:07 pm|

South Africa train crash: 300 injured near Johannesburg

South Africa train crash: 300 injured near Johannesburg

About 300 people have been injured in a collision between two trains near South Africas largest city, Johannesburg, paramedics have said. MORE...

July 18, 2015  01:21 pm|

South African delegation meets Sri Lankan Tamil Diaspora in UK

South African delegation meets Sri Lankan Tamil Diaspora in UK

A South African delegation has met with Sri Lankan Tamil diaspora organisations with a view to bringing a sense of normalcy to the North-East part of the island and exchange views on how they could contribute towards the peace and reconciliation process. MORE..

May 27, 2015  04:21 pm|

TULF wants Bill of Rights introduced with 19A

TULF wants Bill of Rights introduced with 19A

Leader of the Tamil United Liberation Front (TULF), V. Anandasangaree, today called for the adoption the Bill of Rights alongside the 19th Amendment to the Constitution. MORE..

April 23, 2015  01:17 pm|

Power must be distributed President

Power must be distributed  President

President Maithripala Sirisena says that he plans to announce details of a domestic probe into allegations of human rights violation during Sri Lankas long civil war by the end of June, just as the country heads into early general elections. MORE..

April 9, 2015  04:44 pm|

Govt to establish National Unity office under CBK

Govt to establish National Unity office under CBK

The government is planning to establish an office of National Unity headed by former President Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga to promote national unity in the country. MORE..

March 26, 2015  10:14 am|

Spy cables reveal Sri Lanka hyped up Tamil Tiger postwar threat: Report

Spy cables reveal Sri Lanka hyped up Tamil Tiger postwar threat: Report

In the cable, dated June 9, 2010, South Africas State Security Agency (SSA) replied to a request for information about several cases of purported LTTE activity in South Africa, from a suspected military training camp held in May 2010 to suspicions that local Tamil organizations were raising money for the LTTE... MORE..

March 5, 2015  02:31 am|

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