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Prabhakaran killed himself, says Karuna Amman

Prabhakaran killed himself, says Karuna Amman

Ex LTTE eastern commander and Deputy Minister Vinayagamoorthi Muralitharan alias Karuna Amman claims that the leader of the defeated Tamil tigers, Velupillai Prabhakaran, committed suicide by shooting himself with a firearm. MORE...

August 30, 2015  10:08 pm|

Tamils wont benefit from discussions about past - CFD

Tamils wont benefit from discussions about past - CFD

The Crusaders for Democracy (CFD), the new political group formed by ex-Tamil Tigers, says that despite the scars and lingering legacy of the three-decade-long conflict, the war was a closed chapter in the countrys history that should not be brought up again. MORE..

August 14, 2015  01:58 pm|

Prabhakarans bodyguard in election fray

Prabhakarans bodyguard in election fray

Sivanathan Navindra alias Venthan, a former bodyguard of the slain Tamil Tiger leader Velupillai Prabhakaran is among nine ex-Tiger militants contesting the August 17 Sri Lankan parliamentary elections from the Jaffna-Kilinochchi electoral district as members of a new outfit, Crusaders for Democracy (CFD), the New India Express reported. MORE...

August 3, 2015  12:19 pm|

Karuna denies saying Prabhakaran was captured alive

Karuna denies saying Prabhakaran was captured alive

Former Deputy Minister Vinayagamurthi Muralitharan, commonly known as Karuna Amman, today completely denied reports quoting him as saying that slain LTTE supremo Velupillai Prabhakaran was arrested and tortured by Sri Lankan troops before being killed. MORE..

July 24, 2015  05:28 pm|

Prabhakarans distant relative to contest against Mahinda at polls

Prabhakarans distant relative to contest against Mahinda at polls

A relative of LTTE supremo Velupillai Prabhakaran has entered the fray for Sri Lankas parliamentary election to be held in August 17 to challenge former President Mahinda Rajapaksa. MORE...

July 19, 2015  11:03 am|

Sending IPKF to Sri Lanka was high level policy failure: VK Singh

Sending IPKF to Sri Lanka was high level policy failure: VK Singh

Indias Union Minister of State for External Affairs General (retd) V K Singh says that the decision to send the Indian Peace Keeping Force (IPKF) to Sri Lanka in 1987 was a high level policy failure. MORE..

April 15, 2015  10:51 am|

Prabhakran is my Leader, but Modi is my Political Model - Sritharan

Prabhakran is my Leader, but Modi is my Political Model - Sritharan

Tamil National Alliance (TNA) MP from Jaffna district, Sivagnanam Sritharan, who was once a bitter critic of India during the war, has undergone a major political makeover and now believes the problems of Sri Lankan Tamils cannot be solved without the Indias help. MORE..

April 2, 2015  05:40 pm|

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