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The War in Lanka

December 27, 2001

Lanka formally invites Norway to revive peace efforts: PTI

December 26, 2001

Sri Lanka asks Norway to revive peace talks

December 24, 2001

India offers help to resolve Sri Lankan crisis

December 21, 2001

Lanka govt agrees to truce with LTTE: PTI

December 20, 2001

Govt welcomes ceasefire offer
LTTE wary of Indian involvement in resolving conflict: PTI

December 19, 2001

LTTE makes ceasefire offer

December 12, 2001

Sri Lankan cabinet sworn in: PTI
Cabinet swearing marred by LTTE attacks, toll 16: PTI

December 6, 2001

Sri Lanka: Results suspended; UNP set to win
Opposition leading in Lankan polls in early counting: PTI

December 5, 2001

12 killed as Sri Lanka votes for new Parliament

November 29, 2001

Sri Lanka refuses to lift ban on LTTE

November 2, 2001

Former Lankan minister Reggie Ranatunga held in murder case: PTI

November 1, 2001

11 cops killed in LTTE attack

October 29, 2001

Suicide bombing in Colombo, 4 dead

October 10, 2001

Chandrika dissolves parliament, polls in Dec
Four Lankan airmen killed in LTTE raid

September 4, 2001

Kumaratunga to seek military aid from Pak

September 3, 2001

Kumaratunga's party approves pact with JVP

August 28, 2001

Lanka govt, opposition talks fail

August 24, 2001

ULF welcomes US intervention in Lanka

August 23, 2001

15 killed in LTTE attack on army camps

August 21, 2001

Lankan jets pound LTTE bases
23 killed in LTTE attack on police station

August 7, 2001

Kumaratunga postpones referendum

July 16, 2001

Opposition moves to impeach Kumaratunga: PTI

July 11, 2001

Kumaratunga suspends Lankan parliament

July 6, 2001

Oppn member votes for Lankan government's proposal
Final talks on Lanka reforms tomorrow

June 17, 2001

Lankan aircraft attack rebel camp, kill seven

June 10, 2001

Jaswant to visit Lanka, clarify India's stand on Eelam

June 9, 2001

Suicide bombing: Gunaratne's wife succumbs to injuries, 60 arrested

June 8, 2001

How the LTTE bomber did his deed

June 7, 2001

Lankan minister killed in blast
Rebel leader among 13 killed

June 5, 2001

Elections on schedule: Kumaratunga
Lanka to get Israeli combat vessels

June 3, 2001

PM rules out military intervention

June 1, 2001

We're on the offensive: Army chief
Latest arms have helped: Minister

May 28, 2001

US Navy keeping a watch on Sri Lanka
Lanka, LTTE step up diplomatic battle before final showdown

May 27, 2001

India can help: Lankan Minister for Fisheries Mahinda Rajapaksa

May 26, 2001

Rtd officers told to re-enlist
JNU scholar harassed by security forces

May 24, 2001

'LTTE has killed more Tamils than the army'
Refugees await Jaffna's fall
Norway attempts an Oslo in Lanka
US will support any Indian move in Lanka

May 23, 2001

India agrees to pull out Lankan troops
Navy all set to evacuate Lankan troops
Army controls populated areas: Kumaratunga
Battle for Jaffna lingers on
India denies aiding Lankan Army

May 22, 2001

Norwegian team begins talks in Lanka
Lankan minister seeks Indian intervention

May 21, 2001

Now, Sri Lankan deputy foreign minister visits Sathya Sai Baba!

May 20, 2001

Norwegian team to visit Lanka
Lanka rejects Tigers' offer, vows to fight on

May 18, 2001

Lankan defence chief prays at Puttaparthy
Indian Navy ships move closer to Lanka
Tigers claim army base, many dead
Lankan defence chief in India to discuss war

May 17, 2001

19 killed in Sri Lankan blast
Lanka seeks Gill's help in war against LTTE

May 16, 2001

44 Tamil guerrillas killed in Sri Lanka
Kumaratunga rejects cease-fire pact
Kadirgamar opposes censorship in Lanka
Prabhakaran's mom fights paralysis in TN

May 14, 2001

LTTE bid to advance on Jaffna repelled, claims Lanka

May 12, 2001

Lankan troops destroy LTTE communication centre
Lanka rules out military role for India
Tipnis impressed by Lanka's air power

May 11, 2001

Lankan intervention only with LTTE nod: PM
Solheim speaks to Jaswant, Lalit Man Singh

May 10, 2001

Lanka denies LTTE holds crucial bridge
Thackeray backs LTTE, wants ban lifted

May 9, 2001

LTTE suffers 'heavy casualties'
Lanka bans meetings, processions
Kumaratunga vows to fight LTTE
Lankan advance gives India breathing space

May 8, 2001

All parties back Centre's stand on Lanka
LTTE offers conditional ceasefire: Reuters

May 6, 2001

Lanka to get Indian humanitarian help soon
India will give medicines to besieged Lankan armed forces

May 5, 2001

India prepares to evacuate Lankan troops
DMK won't tie up Centre on Lanka

May 4, 2001

Lanka requested India for help: Jaswant
India may help evacuate Lankan soldiers
Sri Lanka gets ready for war
DMK MPs flay govt over Lanka

May 3, 2001

India rules out military intervention in Lanka
India may help evacuate Lankan soldiers

May 2, 2001

LTTE launch another attack on Kilali
Speculation about Lanka crisis denied




Why India cannot be indifferent to the Lanka crisis - Rajeev Srinivasan

The lure of Lanka - Saisuresh Sivaswamy

The ugly Indian - Kuldip Nayar

Hard decision on Sri Lanka - Admiral J G Nadkarni (retd)

The Sri Lankan crisis: India's misplaced priorities - Major General Ashok K Mehta (retd)

Damned if we do, damned if we don't - Rajeev Srinivasan

LTTE hoist by its own petard - Saisuresh Sivaswamy


The forgotten uprising

Sri Lanka -- war without end, peace without hope!


'BJP attitude to Lanka issue unwise' - Cho Ramaswamy

'India must support Tamils, not Lanka govt' - Dr Krishnaswamy

'India has big role to play' - Lakshman Kirelale

'Indians must celebrate if Jaffna falls' - Vaiko

'The LTTE is a freedom movement' - P Nedumaran

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