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Sri Lankan asylum seekers sent back by Australia prepare to enter the magistrate's court in the southern port district of Galle on July 8, 2014.
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A second boat of asylum seekers arrive today on their boat at Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island, waiting to be taken to the jetty.
As a result of the government's decision to turn back a boat with 153 asylum seekers on board back in Sri Lanka, children as young as two years old were now in a limbo, mothers are attempting suicide and harming themselves.
CHRIS UHLMANN: More than 150 Sri Lankan asylum seekers face the prospect of weeks in limbo on the high seas while the High Court decides their fate.
Australia should hold a wide-ranging judicial review of its treatment of asylum-seekers from Sri Lanka, the United Nations' human rights office said Tuesday amid uproar over Canberra's handling of the issue.
June 28, Colombo: Sri Lanka's main opposition United National Party leader and Opposition Leader Ranil Wickremasinghe has scheduled a visit to the Beruwala, Aluthgama and Dharga Town areas which were recently affected by communal violence.
The latest rehabilitation centre including counseling services and residential treatment facilities for the drug addicts was opened in Kandalkadu, Polonnaruwa, said the Assistant Director of the .
Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 10:34 am
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