Day: 10 January 2021

Lord (Tariq)Ahmad of Wimbledon

Deeply saddened by the scenes at Jaffna University. It’s important that people are able to remember all the tragic victims of Sri Lanka’s conflict which help to heal the wounds of the past and support reconciliation. https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/world/south-asia/tamil-memorial-at-jaffna-university-destroyed-in-sri-lanka-indian-leaders-express-shock/articleshow/80190610.cms K. Guruparan@rkguruparan·8 JanThe previous VC was sacked because he didn’t demolish the monument. I have concrete reasons to …

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Conservative party support for the Tamil community

As 2020 draws to an end, we take this opportunity look back at a decade of @Conservatives party support for the #Tamil community. pic.twitter.com/KnhiYyu8Pu — British Tamil Conservatives (@BTConservatives) December 27, 2020 As 2020 draws to an end, we take this opportunity look back at a decade of Conservative party support for the Tamil community.

“It is in Sri Lanka’s own interest that the expectations of the Tamil people for equality, justice, peace and dignity within a united Sri Lanka are fulfilled. That applies equally to the commitments made by the Sri Lankan Government on meaningful devolution, including the 13th Amendment to the Constitution.” -Indian Foreign Minister Dr.S.Jaishankar

(Text of Remarks made by Indian External Affairs Minister Dr.Subrahmanyam Jaishankar at the Joint Press Conference held in Colombo with his Sri Lankan minister of Foreign relations Mr.Dinesh Gunawardena on January 6th 2021) My esteemed colleague and friend the Honourable Foreign Minister of Sri Lanka Dinesh Gunawardenaji, Senior officials, Friends from media, Good afternoon. Let …

“It is in Sri Lanka’s own interest that the expectations of the Tamil people for equality, justice, peace and dignity within a united Sri Lanka are fulfilled. That applies equally to the commitments made by the Sri Lankan Government on meaningful devolution, including the 13th Amendment to the Constitution.” -Indian Foreign Minister Dr.S.Jaishankar Read More »

Tamil political leaders seek India’s support

By Sulochana Ramiah Mohan Several leaders of Tamil political parties, who met India’s Minister of External Affairs, Dr. Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, have urged India’s support in developing the North and East and the plantation sector. They also welcomed India’s stance on the 13th Amendment, that was reiterated by the Indian guest.  Leader of the Tamil Progressive …

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