Featured Articles

Featured Articles

Interviews

Interviews
Sinhalese have a vital role to play in the search for justice – Callum Macrae
Friday, 13 March 2015

Sinhalese have a vital role to play in the search for justice – Callum Macrae

At an event in the British parliament on Tuesday 10 March, the producers of multi-award-winning, Emmy-nominated feature documentary No Fire Zone: The Killing Fields of Sri Lanka launched the Sinhala l...

Read more

Politics & Current Affairs

Tamil disappeared family members reject Colombo offer for private deal

Tamil disappeared family members reject Colombo offer for private deal

Frustrated family members of disappeared Tamils returned north from a meeting wi...

Read more

Media

Court seeks Interpol help to arrest exiled Sri Lankan journalist

Court seeks Interpol help to arrest exiled Sri Lankan journalist

A Sri Lanka court issued an international arrest warrant against a journalist in...

Read more

Human Rights

UN report exposes Sri Lanka’s structural inability to deliver justice

UN report exposes Sri Lanka’s structural inability to deliver justice

The much-awaited report of the UN special rapporteur on torture, Juan Mendez, sa...

Read more

International Affairs

Top official accused of failing to protect Tamils opposed in bid to lead UN

Top official accused of failing to protect Tamils opposed in bid to lead UN

A senior UN official who led its development programme during the massacre of Ta...

Read more

Politics & Economy

Criminalising Victims: ‘Tamil Criminal Gangs’ in Post-war Sri Lanka

Criminalising Victims: ‘Tamil Criminal Gangs’ in Post-war Sri Lanka

The gruesome murder of two students belonging to the University of Jaffna by the...

Read more

Human Rights

Justice or Trade Deals: A defining moment for the EU

Justice or Trade Deals: A defining moment for the EU

Between now and January 2017 the European Union will decide whether to restore t...

Read more

Poetry & Prose

Being Free from Narcissus

Being Free from Narcissus

That night,
Narcissus left his last kiss on my forehead,
like Anna Sergeyevna kiss...

Read more

Video

News from Jaffna: Stories from a garrison town

News from Jaffna: Stories from a garrison town

Despite the dangers involved in working for the Tamil newspaper 'Uthayan' in Jaf...

Read more

Press Releases

RSF/JDS: UN urged to question former TID boss Sisira Mendis on torturing journalists

RSF/JDS: UN urged to question former TID boss Sisira Mendis on torturing journalists

The top most intelligence official of Sri Lanka now meeting the UN should be que...

Read more

left

Journalists for Democracy in Sri Lanka

  • The launching of this website was made possible by the EU’s European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR), of which Reporters Without Borders is a beneficiary.