Vol 9 Issue 39, Sep 21, 2018 - Sep 27, 2018.


  • Green homes

    Green homes

    The Weekend Leader is organizing a workshop on Trends in Green Buildings in Chennai with The New Indian Express as Print Partner, Exnora as Green Partner, and Big FM as Radio Partner
      Posted    02-Apr-2012    Vol 3 Issue 13
  • Eelam pledge

    Eelam pledge

    Tamil leader Deluxon Morris of the Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam vows to get an international inquiry into Sri Lanka’s genocide against Tamils and work towards achieving Eelam
      Posted    30 Mar 2012    Vol 3 Issue 13
  • From ground zero

    From ground zero

    Into the 8th day of his hunger strike against the Kudankulam nuclear power plant, S P Udayakumar writes about the ground conditions in Idinthakarai that has come under a police siege
      Posted    26-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 12
  • Religious zeal

    Religious zeal

    The National Council of Churches in India, an umbrella organization of Indian Protestant and Orthodox Churches, has urged Chief Minister Jayalalithaa to be ‘pro-people’ on Kudankulam issue
      Posted    24-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 12
  • The changing tune

    The changing tune

    Ron Ridenour evaluates the fallout of the UNHRC resolution on Sri Lanka for Tamil Eelam as world powers finally show signs of gravitating away from the Sinhalese racist regime
      Posted    23-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 11
  • A powerful appeal

    A powerful appeal

    Over 100 journalists, writers, and artists have appealed to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa to shut down nuclear power plants in the state and withdraw the police from Kudankulam
      Posted    22-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 11
  • Victory in sight

    Victory in sight

    Diaspora Tamil groups lobbying with various diplomatic missions in Geneva on the eve of the US sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka at the UNHRC are smelling victory, reports Paul Newman
      Posted    21 Mar 2012    Vol 3 Issue 11
  • Letter from Kudankulam

    Letter from Kudankulam

    S P Udayakumar, leading the people’s movement against the Kudankulam nuclear power plant, writes about the tense situation in Kudankulam following the police crackdown against protestors
      Posted    20-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 11
  • Present tense

    Present tense

    Tension has gripped Kudankulam and surrounding areas following the arrest of activists opposing the Kudankulam nuclear plant and the Tamil Nadu govt’s green signal to the project
      Posted    19-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 11
  • Missing in action

    Missing in action

    Discussing the absence of TNA MPs at the UNRC meeting, Brian Senewiratne, wonders if there is truth in stories that Prez Rajapksa warned of a Tamil bloodbath in Colombo if they went to Geneva
      Posted    17-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 11
  • Army rumblings

    Army rumblings

    In an unprecedented development in the history of Indian Army, several ex-army officers have submitted a memorandum to President of India supporting Gen. V K Singh's claim on tenure
      Posted    16-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 11
  • Silent collaborator

    Silent collaborator

    Why is India not keen on supporting the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka at the UNHRC meet in Geneva? Sam Rajappa explains, saying that India too had a role in that war against LTTE
      Posted    15-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 11
  • Adhocracy reigns

    Adhocracy reigns

    Expressing concern over India being overrun by adhocracy, M G Devasahayam says that it has permeated the Army, which is evident from the manner Gen V K Singh's been forced out a year early
      Posted    14-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 10
  • Victims speak out

    Victims speak out

    In its latest report on the human rights situation in Sri Lanka, Amnesty International has recorded statements from Tamil torture victims who managed to escape from the Lankan army
      Posted    13-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 10
  • United voice

    United voice

    AIADMK and DMK members of the Rajya Sabha demanded the Indian govt’s stand on the war crimes of the racist Sri Lankan regime and the US-backed resolution against the regime at the UNHRC
      Posted    13-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 10
  • Bold declaration

    Bold declaration

    S P Udayakumar, who is spearheading the people’s movement against the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant, discloses his personal assets and bank savings to the Indian public
      Posted    09-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 10
  • Birthday pangs

    Birthday pangs

    When Army chief V K Singh’s real date of birth is in various army records, doubts were raised needlessly because the government wanted to promote Bikram Singh to the top job, says Sam Rajappa  
      Posted    09-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 10
  • Justice denied

    Justice denied

    For the Muslim victims of the 2002 riots in Gujarat, time has not been a healer. Mari Marcel Thekaekara finds anger, resentment and despair raging in the ravaged region, even10 years later
      Posted    09-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 10
  • Royal snub

    Royal snub

    In a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa has sent out a clear signal to the Sri Lankan racist regime that its officials are not welcome to visit the State
      Posted    07-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 9
  • Rally for justice

    Rally for justice

    The Coalition Against Genocide, which got the diplomatic visa of Narendra Modi revoked in 2005 for his alleged role in the post-Godhra riots, took out a rally against the BJP leader in New York
      Posted    05-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 9
  • Mission Eelam

    Mission Eelam

    In an exclusive interview to The Weekend Leader, Fr. S J Emmanuel of Global Tamil Forum tells Paul Newman that the Eelam struggle is into its third phase post Mullivaikal massacre of 2009
      Posted    05 Mar 2012    Vol 3 Issue 9
  • Dangerous visit

    Dangerous visit

    Anti-nuke activists write ‘open letter’ to fellow Indians seeking their prayers and urging them to watch developments in Kudankulam a day after TN top cop’s visit to KKNPP project site
      Posted    03-Mar-2012    Vol 3 Issue 9
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