An attempt by the self-styled Inter University
Students’ Federation (IUSF) to enter the University of Jaffna failed
on Saturday as it ran into stiff resistance from the university
administration and a section of students. Some security forces
personnel said IUSF members had come under an attack, a claim denied
by the IUSF.
IUSF spokesman Sanjeewa Bandara, contacted for comment, said no such incident had occurred and student activists from the South had been denied entry by the Jaffna University. "We ...
Mass wedding for rehabilitated Tigers
Bollywood superstar Vivek Oberoi shakes hands with a couple during a mass wedding ceremony where 53 couples of former LTTE cadres were married at Pompemadu, Vavuniya, yesterday.
(Pic by Dinasena Rathugamage)
Now, 20,000 squatter
families to receive railway land
Rich among the beneficiaries
Close on the heels of a recent controversy over the removal of a fraction ...