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South Asia Weekly Report 84
Aug 10, 2009

South Asia Weekly Report 84

The ruling Sri Lanka Freedom Party of the President Mahinda Rajapaksa recorded an emphatic win in the local council polls held in the turbulent northern areas of Sri Lanka. The elections, held just two months after the defeat of the Liberation Tigers of the Tamil Eelam (LTTE),

South Asia Weekly Report 85
Aug 17, 2009

South Asia Weekly Report 85

The Sri Lankan government has decided against cutting back expenditure on defence, given that a fragile peace has been established only recently after the decimation of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE).

South Asia Weekly Report 86
Aug 24, 2009

South Asia Weekly Report 86

The Sri Lankan government registered an official protest after the London-based Channel 4 television station telecast footage that showed Sri Lankan soldiers executing some blindfolded Tamil men in the Northern Province of Sri Lanka.

South Asia Weekly Report 88
Sep 06, 2009

South Asia Weekly Report 88

Sri Lanka ordered a senior United Nations official James Elder to leave the country with immediate effect. Elder was the spokesperson of the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF).

South Asia Weekly Report 89
Sep 13, 2009

South Asia Weekly Report 89

The Sri Lankan government is establishing special courts to clear the backlog of cases against former LTTE combatants, who either surrendered or were captured by the Sri Lankan armed forces.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 10
Mar 13, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 10

Exploring the India-Pakistan 'de-escalation' dilemma, expansion of Bhutan's soft-power and other recent developments from South Asia.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 11
Mar 18, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 11

Exploring India's approach towards countering terrorism, Afghanistan's ongoing peace process and other recent developments from South Asia.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 18
May 07, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 18

Exploring Sino-Myanmar relations, Maldives' political crisis and other recent developments from South Asia.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 19
May 16, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 19

Exploring Pakistan's human trafficking problem , India's declining political rhetoric and other recent developments from South Asia.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 20
May 22, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 20

Exploring India's successful management of Cyclone Fani, Nepal's Buddhist diplomacy and other recent developments from South Asia.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 21
May 28, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 21

Exploring the problem of human trafficking within the Rohingya community, India-Sri Lanka cooperation against terrorism and other recent developments from South Asia.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 22
Jun 04, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 22

Exploring Bhutan’s transnational trade barriers, Afghanistan’s dismal healthcare facilities and other recent developments from South Asia.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 23
Jun 11, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 23

Exploring much needed political reforms in the Congress party, the judicial reforms in Maldives and other recent developments from South Asia.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 24
Jun 18, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 24

Decriminalisation of homosexuality in Bhutan, threats of Malaria in Myanmar and other developments in South Asia.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 25
Jun 24, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 25

Exploring the growing importance of BIMSTEC, the maritime policies in Sri Lanka and other developments in South Asia.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 40
Oct 10, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 40

Assembly elections and the challenges before the Indian National Congress, developments in Maldives — and other news from South Asia.

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 7
Feb 19, 2019

South Asia Weekly Report | Volume XII; Issue 7

Exploring Myanmar's Rakhine state, India's role in the Afghan peace process and other recent developments from South Asia.

South Asia Weekly | Volume IX; Issue 44
Nov 03, 2016

South Asia Weekly | Volume IX; Issue 44

USAID pledges $791 million in fresh aid to Afghanistan to support Afghan-led development programmes and other roundups