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Sinhala & English Newspapers

  1. 24hrs News Update - Latest Sri Lankan news, and travel guides.
  2. Aratuwa - Sinhala business news
  3. Asianet - live quotes, headline news, international markets and international currencies, products and price list
  4. Australian Serendib News - The first free circulated Sri Lankan community News Paper across Australia.
  5. Ceylon Sri Lanka Information
  6. - offers news, events, entertainment and software reviews, chat room, and more.
  7. Colombo Page - Sri Lankan Daily News and Reports - Colombo Page - Sri Lankan Daily News and Reports
  8. - internet newspaper with daily news and reports.
  9. Daily Mirror - Sri Lankan English language daily newspaper featuring editorials and opinions, news, and more.
  10. Daily News
  11. Department of Information - news, security report, features, links, media events, weekly column, photo gallery and weather forecast
  12. Divaina News Paper - The Sri Lankan Daily News Paper in Sinhala.
  13. Explore Sri Lanka - monthly magazine on travel and tourism.
  14. - One Step Gateway to Sri Lanka - Sri Lanka news, update throughout the day, includes Sri Lanka news papers and daily news update
  15. Heladiva - News, views and many links and search engines to find information on Sri Lanka.
  16. Kaputa Sri lanka Sports Web - Sri Lanka Sports Full Coverage
  17. Kothmale Community Radio - acts as both a community radio station and Internet access centre in the mountains of central Sri Lanka.
  18. LakBima - News Site 
  19. Lanka Academic Network - Founded in 1991, it's One of the pioneers of bringing Internet to Sri Lanka (and Sri Lanka to Internet). it provide news and information about Sri Lanka.
  20. Lanka lovers - election information, political news, registered parties and membership application form of the community
  21. Lanka Page - Online news on the country.
  22. Lanka Truth - The Most Reliable News From Sri Lanka - Sri Lankan News Paper: At a time when there is so much that is untrue about Sri Lanka we will try to give you facts.
  23. Lanka Viththi - Sri Lankan UK Online Sinhalese Newspaper
  1. - collection of headline news from various Sri Lankan newspapers.
  2. LankaOnline - directory of local newspapers with links to international news.
  3. Lankaweb.Com - Virtual Community of Sir Lankans Living Around the World
  4. LankaWorld - A web portal with information on Sri Lanka from a global prospective.
  5. Mario's Cyberspace Station: Sri Lanka - Links to information on Sri Lanka created and maintained by Mario Profaca, Croatian freelance journalist.
  6. Navaliya - Sinhala Language.  Women's weekly online edition
  7. News Web Sri Lanka - News from Sri Lanka - every 24 hour update.
  8. NewsWatch - provides daily email bulletin and summaries, media scanning, corporate report editing, and periodic analysis of news and local political trends for corporate and diplomatic needs.
  9. Sinhala Community Development Foundation - mission, programs, religious and join
  10. Spotlight on Sri Lanka - brings you news on Sri Lanka from a variety of newspapers and magazines, both local and foreign.
  11. Spotlight on Sri Lanka - daily compilation of online newspaper articles about the country.
  12. Sri Lanka & International News Link and Magazine - Links to Sri Lanka local and world news, jobs, travel, humour, health, fashion, food, art and cricket.
  13. Sri Lanka Community Web - Sri Lanka news, music, cricket, politics and e-commerce.
  14. Sri Lanka News [] - news releases, information on the security situation, and profiles of the president, paliament, and government ministries.
  15. Sri Lanka News Portal - Gateway to News and information on Sri Lanka. Lots of Links for Travellers, about obtaining Visas, History, Photo galleries ..etc.
  16. Sri Lanka News Web - politics, business, financial, local news, regional news etc
  17. Sri Lanka News Web - "What's hot today ?". Politics, Defence, Sports News, Job Reference; daily updated.
  18. Sri Lanka Reference Desk - News updates from a variety of news sources, information about the country.
  19. Sunday Leader - Internet Edition
  20. Sunday Leader - weekly newspaper with editorial, review, and interviews.
  21. Sundaytimes - SL Eng Lang Newspaper
  22. The Daily Mirror - SL Eng Lang Newspaper
  23. The Island - The Internet Edition of The Island, national newspaper in Sri Lanka.
  24. The Lanka Academic - This Newspaper, Published by Lanka Academic Network, contains daily news updates
  25. The Sunday Observer - SL Eng Lang Newspaper
  26. - Features the books of Ms. Janaki Sooriyarachchi and includes a profile of this young author who published her first book at the age of 14.
  27. Vidusara - Sinhala Newspaper
  28. Voice Of Lanka News & Information
  29. Wijeya Newspapers - links to newspaper home pages, advertising rates
  30. World Socialist Web Site - News in Sinhala web site, which gives the reader analysis on a varied range of subjects including politics, science, arts etc. 

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Tamil News Sites

  1. Anbu Thamil - List of Tamil baby names with their meanings.
  2. Digitaltamil Network - The Tamil information and entertainment resources on the web.
  3. Dinam - Collection of links on Tamil topics.
  4. Eelamweb - EelamWeb is aimed at rebuilding Tamil Eelam, the traditional home land of the Tamils, which has been ravaged by the genocidal policies that have been undertaken by successive Sinhala dominated Sri Lankan governments.
  5. - Community portal for Tamils living in Europe. Includes news feeds, discussion forum, chat, events calendar and directory.
  6. Ganapathy's tamil links - Easy links to Tamil related pages, places in Tamilnadu, tamil fonts, tamil servers, and tamil web sites.
  7. International Tamil Language Foundation - One of the few Tamil associations in the United States which works to maintain the tradition of the Tamil language and culture.
  8. Kolam - A Mirror of Tamil Culture - Multilingual e-journal aiming to present a wide-ranging picture of Tamil culture.
  9. Kongu Tamil - List of a few hundred Tamil-related sites organized into categories.
  10. Malaysian Tamils - References & Information regarding Malaysian Tamils
  11. Moorthy's Tamil Page : Illakiya - Gives a good idea about tamil and its cultural richness
  12. My Tamil Pal - Tamil e-pals club.
  13. National Tamil Youth Organization - Official guide to the non-profit organization, which supports the Tamil youth community of North America.
  14. Original songs by Kumar Padmanabhan - English and Tamil mp3 songs composed and performed by Kumar Padmanabhan.
  15. Tamil Business Directory on the Net - Tamil business directory with search capabilities.
  16. Tamil chat room - Tamil Chat rooms
  17. Tamil Eelam - Articles about Tamil liberation struggle from the Tamil perspective.
  18. Tamil European - Tamil search engine, chat rooms, matrimonial, and discussion forums.
  19. Tamil Gaurdian - Sri Lankan UK Online Tamil Newspaper
  20. Tamil Guardian International - A newspaper covering Tamil affairs in Sri Lanka and abroad.
  21. Tamil Info Service [TIS] - News and information about Tamil people around the world. Also free e-mail, group discussions and chat.
  22. Tamil Links 2000 - Tamil links page
  23. Tamil literary conference-Ilakkiyachchanthippu - Literary conference of the Tamils living in Europe. Started in 1988 in Germany and having its meetings regularly for the past 12 years.
  24. Tamil Movie Songs - Tamil and Malayalam Songs online, music and video rental in Bay Area, USA.
  25. Tamil Nadu Cultural Society of Canada - A Not-for-Profit Ontario Corporation serving Indian Tamils in Canada, Tamil Nadu Cultural Society of Canada was established in May 1997 on an informal basis as an association to serve Tamils of Indian origin in Canada.
  26. Tamil Research Exchange - The Tamil Research Exchange was formed by London based Sri Lankan journalists and writers, with a background of work in the Tamil media, to fill the gap in English language media reporting of the conflict in the North-East of Sri Lanka.
  27. Tamil Tribune - Monthly magazine in English related to Tamil, Tamil Nadu and Tamil Eeelam. Current news analysis, culture, history, language, temples, religion and heritage.
  28. Tamil Virtual University - Provides internet based resources for Tamils living in different parts of the globe as well as others interested in learning Tamil and acquiring knowledge of history, art, literature and culture of Tamils.
  29. Tamil.Net - Daily updated reports on the struggle for Tamil Eelam in the island of Sri Lanka.
  30. - Tamil community site covering matrimonial, real estate, cinema, music, recipes, calendar, greeting cards, festival and occasion reminder, audio and video.
  31. - Yellow pages for Tamils in Canada, USA and UK.
  32. Tamilink - General news and information about Sri Lanka.
  33. Tamilnadu: A Socio-Cultural Overview - TamilNadu : Geography, Tamil Culture, Tamil Language, Temples of Tamilnadu and Tamil trade.
  34.   - Tamil information and entertainment resources offers links and services to the community worldwide.
  35. - Offers friends and online pen pal connections and community.
  36. Tamilpoonga - An entertainment page with Tamil songs, actress and actors photographs and address, email, radio, and tv.
  37. - An online chat forum for Tamils across the world.
  38. - Outlines the struggle for Tamil Eelam's independence from Sri Lanka.
  39. - Tamil chat rooms, songs, ecards, tamil jokes, about India, about Sri Lanka
  40. The First 24Hours Thamil Radio - Canadian Thamil Broadcasting Corporation is the first broadcaster to broadcast 24Hours Tamil Radio in the world. Their Tamil broadcasts can heard from the internet for free.
  41. - Search engine for Tamils
  42. Uthayan Tamil Daily - Tamil News Paper
  43. Virakesari - Tamil News from Sri Lanka
  44. - Tamil related news from India, Sri Lanka and around the world.

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Magazines & Books

  1. Books on Buddhism - Books on Buddhism, meditation, studies, doctrine
  2. Colombo Chronicle - a Sri Lankan news magazine
  3. Explore Sri Lanka - archive, this month, next month and subscription order form
  4. Lanka Chronicle - news, business, politics, sports, kids, nature, health and cartoons
  5. Lanka Monthly Digest - Internet Edition Sri Lanka's Business & Leisure Magazine
  6. LMD - editorial, business world, leading edge, respective, out look and cyber space
  7. Entertainment News
  8. - on Oct. 15th, 2003, we are celebrating the 5th anniversary of the First E-novel from Asia. 'kat bitha', State Literary Award 1998 for the Best English Novel, and also 'healer & the drug pusher', first published in 2000. by Daya Dissanayake
  9. Satyn Magazine - Women's' Magazine
  10. Theertha Magazine - Sinhala magazine

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Political News

  1. Crime Against Humanity - Sri Lanka - A Petition for International Community to investigate and condemn crimes against humanity perpetrated under the rule of President Chandrika Kumaratunga.
  2. Derechos: Human Rights in Sri Lanka - Information and links on human rights in Sri Lanka.
  3. Elections in Sri Lanka - Summary of recent election results.
  4. Eliminate Tamil Tiger Terrorism - A short introduction and a collection of news and articles.
  5. Human Rights Developments in Sri-Lanka - The sixteen-year conflict between the Sri Lankan government and the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) continued to produce human rights violations on both sides. On July 29, the international human rights movement lost one of its most respected and beloved leaders when a suspected LTTE suicide bomber assassinated Neelan Tiruchelvam, founder of both the International Centre for Ethnic Studies and the Law and Society Trust, a human rights research and advocacy organization.
  6. Human Rights Report - Sri Lanka - A report by the U.S. State Department on human rights in Sri Lanka.
  7. Human Rights Violations Against Tamils in Sri Lanka - Documentation of human rights violations against Tamils in Sri Lanka.
  8. Ilankai Tamil Sangam - Organization of expatriate Tamils to promote self-determination of the Tamil nation located in the island of Sri Lanka and to promote peace.
  9. Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna - A Marxist Leninist party in Sri Lanka (People's Liberation Front of Sri Lanka).
  10. Jayewardene, Junius Richard - Brief biography of former Sri Lankan President Junius Richard Jayewardene.
  11. JVP - Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna
  12. Kumaratunga, Chandrika - Brief biography of Sri Lankan President Chandrika Kumaratunga.
  13. Manthree - history, constitution, viewpoints, news
  14. Naatham Thamizh Inaiyam - Tamil Eelam and Sri Lankan news, Eelam songs, heroes' histories, photos, Eelam screen savers, wallpapers, links, etc.
  15. Nakkeeran - Collection of articles in English and Tamil on Tamil literature, politics, human rights and religion, relating to Sri Lanka.
  16. Peace in Sri Lanka Web Site - Official Sri Lanka government site on the ongoing peace process.
  17. People's Liberation Front - Official web site of the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (People's Liberation Front) of Sri Lanka.
  18. Save the Tamil Children of Sri Lanka - Human rights violations against Tamil children in Sri Lanka during the ethnic conflict.
  19. Seeds of Change: The Maitree Home Page - Highlighting issues in social justice, peace, and community development in Sri Lanka and other countries.
  20. SLFP - Sri Lanka freedom party
  21. SLMC - Sri Lanka Muslim congress
  22. Society for Peace, Unity, and Human Rights for Sri Lanka - The home page of the society, including news headlines about Sri Lanka.
  23. Sri Lanka Politics Web - Has political news, election results, and opinion polls.
  24. Sri Lanka Truth - Violation of Sri Lanka Peace by Tamil Tigers. Related Sri Lanka News Reports.
  25. Sri Lankan Politics - A brief history of Sri Lankan politics since independence.
  26. Sri Lankan Politics: Resources on the Net - Index of Sri Lanka's political sites on the Internet, with links to parties, organizations, governments and media.
  27. Tamil Canadian - History and culture of Tamils of Tamil Eelam (Northern and Eastern regions of Sri Lanka), and information on the war for their right to self-determination, human rights abuses and terrorism. Presented from a Tamil perspective.
  28. Tamil Eelam - A London based website of the separatist Tamil Eelam movement that is fighting for a new nation in the north of the island.
  29. Tamil Eelam.Org - Articles about Tamil liberation struggle from the Tamil perspective.
  30. Tamil Terrorism in Sri Lanka' - An unofficial site opposing the Tamil separatist movement, with a number of links to information about the LTTE's foreign network.
  31. TamilNet - Daily updated reports on the struggle for Tamil Eelam in the island of Sri Lanka
  32. Tamilthesam & Tamil Eelam - A London based website of the separatist Tamil Eelam movement that is fighting for a new nation in the north of the island.
  33. - Website supporting the struggle for Tamil Eelam's independence from Sri Lanka.
  34. ThaiNilam - Information about the Sinhala-Tamil ethnic conflict in Sri Lanka, from a Tamil perspective (partly in Tamil, partly in English).
  35. The Fascist Character of the JVP - Recent events in Sri Lanka have brought into sharp relief the fascist character of the political party known as the Janatha Vimukti Peramuna (JVP) or Peoples Liberation Front.
  36. United National Party (UNP)  - official site. Includes speeches, news, interviews, and manifesto.
  37. Voice of Lanka - political and war news, constitution, devolution, terrorism

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