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Post-independence


January 1974 nine people were killed in the riots.

At the Fourth World Research Conference held at Weerasingam Hall, Jaffna from 3rd to 10th January 1974 nine people were […]...
 
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Indepedence from Britain

The island of Ceylon officially gained its independence on 4 February 1948 as a self-governing dominion within the British Commonwealth. […]...
 
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Prime Minister Bandaranaike and FP leader Chelvanayagam

Prime Minister Bandaranaike and FP leader Chelvanayagam sign a historic agreement (the B-C Pact) on a federal solution, devolving wide-ranging powers […]...
 
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History of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam

The history of the formation of the “Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) on May 5, 1976, when the decision […]...
 
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