The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) continues to be listed as a terrorist group in the EU’s renewed terrorist list of persons and organisations subject to sanctions.
January 14, 2020
Foreign Relations Ministry states today that the Government is deeply concerned about growing tensions in the Middle East following the assassination of a senior Iranian leader Maj. Gen. Qassim Suleimani, Iran’s top security and intelligence commander.
January 07, 2020
The Prince of Wales denounced the Easter suicide bombings in Sri Lanka as an “utterly barbaric attack”, as he attended a Tamil Christian church service.
December 21, 2019
Congress has invited US President Donald Trump to its first impeachment hearing on 4 December.
November 27, 2019
A 70-year-old man has died in Hong Kong after being struck on the head during clashes between government supporters and protesters.
November 15, 2019
US Democrats have made gains in state elections, in what is being seen as a blow to President Donald Trump.
November 06, 2019
A 50 kilometre-long (31 mile) wildfire is advancing across Brazil's Pantanal wetlands.
November 01, 2019
Centre-left opposition candidate Alberto Fernández has been elected president of Argentina in a vote dominated by economic concerns.
October 28, 2019
The US is lifting sanctions imposed on Turkey nine days ago over its offensive against Kurdish fighters in northern Syria, President Donald Trump says.
October 24, 2019
Japan's Emperor Naruhito is set to formally ascend the throne in an elaborate ceremony on Tuesday.
October 22, 2019