“From jungle to urban labratories” by Sinthujan Varatharajah

31 juillet 2014
Par
“While watching Al Jazeera English’s coverage of the bombings in Shujaiya, Gaza, together with my father, we saw tens of thousands of Palestinians fleeing their homes with nothing but the clothes on their backs. My father had tears in his eyes at the sight of an older Palestinian father who was evidently in shock,...
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Report “Discriminating Against Excellence: Abuses in Recruitment Practices at the University of Jaffna”

31 juillet 2014
Par
“The most prevalent form of abuse documented is in the selection of probationary lecturers (or assistant lecturers), resulting in the most highly qualified candidates such as First Class degree-holders being systematically excluded from consideration or denied positions.” to download the report: click here source: http://jfnusta.blogspot.fr/2014/07/httpsdrive.html?spref=fb DMMore Posts
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“Relevance of Freedom of Association in 1992 and today: Ratawawi Peramuna and its players” by Lakshan Dias

27 juillet 2014
Par
What is the situation today? Freedom of association is under its worst threats in independent Sri Lanka, despite the attempts by state media and “Para state propaganda units” to deny it. Those who supply ideological justification for this government (including some of the Petitioners in Ratawesi Peramuna and who were in fact beneficiaries of...
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“Don’t say we are bad boys next time – Thugs warn SLPI” Sri Lanka Brief

27 juillet 2014
Par
“Leader of the gang who disrupted the media workshop to be held in the auditorium of the Sri Lanka Press Institute warned that ” if this institute allows any such training in the future done say we are bad boys”.  The person who can be clearly indentified in the video was referring to a workshop where...
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“Sabotage of media workshop and death threats are govt. orchestrated – SLWJA” by Sri Lanka Brief

27 juillet 2014
Par
“The Sri Lanka Working Journalists Association (SLWJA)  condemns in the strongest terms yet another act of intimidation of media by the government orchestrated mobs who sabotaged a planned media workshop for Jaffna journalists scheduled at the Sri Lanka Press Institute (SLPI) today( 26). The workshop on Digital media Security for a group of media...
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“Let’s stand together; Death threats will not deter us –FMM” by Sunil Jayasekara

27 juillet 2014
Par
“We, the Free Media Movement (FMM) and  Sri Lanka Tamil Media Alliance (SLMTA)  are here to day to inform you about the harassments faced by out fellow Tamil media journalists yesterday and today (26 July).  Sri Lanka Journalists Association, the Muslim Media Forum, Sri Lanka section of the SAFMA are unable to present here...
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“12 Northern Sri Lankan Tamil Journalists impeded” by Lanka News Web

26 juillet 2014
Par
“Northern Province Journalists were impeded by Sri Lankan Police, Army and intelligence joint operation while travelled to attend a workshop and a discussion on digital security. This workshop facilitated by some media organization from south and Jaffna Press Club. Jaffna Press Club is an independent collective of media personal and registered organization mandated for...
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“LTTE Reaches Out To Scottish Separatists” by Camelia Nathaniel

26 juillet 2014
Par
“The LTTE network outside London was the strongest in Leicester and Milton Keynes but even their participation was limited. Thanam was disappointed because he had operated from Milton Keynes, yet even those willing contributors and volunteers evaded him. Eventually, the LTTE UK was able only to organise five buses and they were operated carrying...
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“Aluthgama violence: Where was Sri Lanka’s President?” by Groundviews

26 juillet 2014
Par
The horrible killings and destruction in Aluthgama on Sunday was blacked out by almost all mainstream media in Sri Lanka at the height of the violence and the morning after. However, the violence was in detail and close to real time covered extensively over social media, leading to a documentation many times greater and...
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“Aluthgama: One month after the riots” by Groundviews

26 juillet 2014
Par
Overview of coverage Exactly one month ago, Aluthgama and Beruwela witnessed the worst anti-Muslim riots in Sri Lanka for many years. Incredibly, for days, there was no official response to the rioting from the Government of Sri Lanka, with the President out of the country getting, ironically, an award for his contributions to peace. To date,...
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“Navy Launches Investigation Into Rape” by Camelia Nathaniel

26 juillet 2014
Par
The navy has launched an investigation into the rape of a young girl in Jaffna. The identification parade was held last Friday of seven naval personnel arrested for the rape of the 11-year-old Tamil girl in the Kytes area. via: http://www.thesundayleader.lk/2014/07/20/navy-launches-investigation-into-rape/ DMMore Posts
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“India to be more supportive of Sri Lanka at UN: Swamy” by Meera Srinivasan

26 juillet 2014
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“India will be far more supportive of Sri Lanka’s position at the United Nations Human Rights Council than ever before, former Union Cabinet Minister and the chairman of the BJP Committee for Strategic Action Subramanian Swamy said here on Monday.” via: http://www.thehindu.com/news/international/south-asia/india-to-be-more-supportive-of-sri-lanka-at-un-swamy/article6234802.ece DMMore Posts
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“Sri Lanka’s Militant Monk Rejects Dalai Lama as Spiritual Leader” by Agence France-Presse

26 juillet 2014
Par
A firebrand Sri Lankan monk criticised the Dalai Lama for urging the island’s Buddhists to halt violence against minority Muslims and rejected him as a global spiritual leader. http://m.ndtv.com/article/world/sri-lanka-s-militant-monk-rejects-dalai-lama-as-spiritual-leader-563019 DMMore Posts
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“MR’s intl. experts to study Darusman report” by Dharisha Bastians

26 juillet 2014
Par
Three top international war crimes prosecutors tasked with advising a presidential commission investigating civilian deaths during the war will study the UN Panel of Experts Report and seek clarification from the Government and the military about disputed matters. via: http://www.ft.lk/2014/07/22/mrs-intl-experts-to-study-darusman-report/ DMMore Posts
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“Constitutional and Legal Framework Governing Religious Freedom and Related Issues” by CPA

26 juillet 2014
Par
More than a month after the events in Aluthgama, many questions remain in terms of justice and accountability regarding these and others developments related to ethnic and religious freedom in Sri Lanka. These questions are even more poignant as we mark 31 years since the deadly pogrom of July 1983. Although religious freedom is...
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