Oct 9, 2013
Sri Lanka: Occupying SLAF demands money from people to access their beach in Trincomalee
The occupying SL Air Force has now started to charge money from the public to even access that limited area, civil sources in Trincomalee said.
Sri Lanka minister says U.N. rights chief's report won't be fair
U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay accompanied by an unidentified official speaks during a short interview with Reuters before leaving for China Bay airport after concluding her visit to area in the North and East of Sri Lanka, in Trincomalee, about 275km east of Colombo August 28, 2013.
Sri Lanka Air Force Corporal fatally shoots couple, attempts suicide over love affair
Aug 19, Colombo: A Corporal in Sri Lanka Air Force has fatally shot a fellow airman and an airwoman and turned the gun on himself over a love triangle, local media reported.
Sri Lanka: Attacks on Muslims continue unabated
The STF personnel deployed had fired tear gas and opened fire threatening the villagers who protested and a tense situation prevails still in the area following the violent episode.
The Indian Express
Lanka strikes back, wants to partner IOC in oil tanks pact
Hardening its stance after India backed a UN resolution against Sri Lanka, Colombo has indicated that a decade-old MoU on a strategic oil tank farm in the island nation would have to be re-negotiated to include a Lankan partner in its operation.