Monday Aug 18
Excavations of Muslim mass grave site in eastern Sri Lanka postponed again
Aug 18, Colombo: Sri Lankan authorities have postponed the excavation of a suspected mass grave site in the Eastern Province of Sri Lanka for the second time, Police media Unit said.
Sri Lanka: Alcohol becomes genocide weapon deployed by occupying Sinhala State
Responding to an incident that took place in the district this week, in which a poor, female-headed family, brewing country liquor was shot by raiding Sinhala police of a State that promotes its alcohol business, the social activists were coming out with the larger dimensions of the alcohol crisis in the district.
Police attacked during illicit liquor raid in Sri Lanka's Eastern Province
Aug 13, Batticaloa: A group of police officers conducting a raid on an illicit liquor den in Batticaloa district had been attacked by the villagers, the police said.
United States support for Sri Lankan cultural preservation
Aug 08, Colombo: The United States Embassy in Colombo today announced the visit of Dr. Martin Perschler, Director of the State Department's Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation , to Sri Lanka this week.
Sri Lanka: Occupation of grazing lands in Batticaloa is big scale Sinhalicisation: EPC Councillor
The area consists of more than 30 Tamil villages that come under the Koara'laip-pattu South and Ea'raavoor-pattu divisions.