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Sri Lankan Tamil murdered over love affair in UK

Sri Lankan Tamil murdered over love affair in UK

Alleged murder victim Suren Sivananthan had travelled thousands of miles to MK to be with the woman of his dreams. Sri Lankan-born Suren, 32, died just days after he arrived in the city to visit his girlfriend. His body was found near shops at Great Linford’s St Leger Drive early on Saturday morning (January 21). […]

FRANCE: Sri Lankan Tamil boy dies after being hit by a truck

FRANCE: Sri Lankan Tamil boy dies after being hit by a truck

France, Paris: A 12 year old Sri Lankan Tamil boy was crushed to death by a oncoming truck in Paris. The youngster, named Vikaash Rasakumar, was struck down at roughly 07.30am on Wednesday. According to report, the 12 year old boy was walking with his friends to join the tram to go to school and as he went […]

PICTURES: Sri Lankan Tamil Tesco worker who spent £100k on his wedding jailed for cash machine scam

PICTURES: Sri Lankan Tamil Tesco worker who spent £100k on his wedding jailed for cash machine scam

UK, Croydon: A Sri Lankan Tamil Tesco worker who £100,000 wedding bill just weeks before being jailed for a cash machine scam. Kisok Thavarajah, who also had a stint as a packer in a factory, stunned pals with a lavish bash at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London’s posh Park Lane. Later he admitted a […]

ITALY: Sri Lankan Tamil woman, is critical in hospital with 80% burns and throat slit, husband in custody [PHOTOS]

ITALY: Sri Lankan Tamil woman, is critical in hospital with 80% burns and throat slit, husband in custody [PHOTOS]

Italy, Lecce: Earlier this week in Lecce, Italy a woman was rushed into hospital after worried neighbours call ambulance due to them hearing distressing and unusual noises, then consequently, finding the woman with a slit throat and 80% of her body burned. Police found the woman with a slit throat and 80% of  her body burned […]

Sri Lankan Tamil arrested for rape in UK

Sri Lankan Tamil arrested for rape in UK

Wembley, UK: A Sri Lankan Tamil man has been arrested after a woman was allegedly threatened with a knife and raped in Wembley. Now he faces minimum 12 years behind bars for the shocking assault.  The woman in her 20s claims she was approached by a man before he pulled out a knife and forced […]

Sri Lankan Tamil man stabbed to death in UK

Sri Lankan Tamil man stabbed to death in UK

UK: Police launch murder investigation after victim, Sri Lankan Tamil 25, dies in hospital following stabbing on Friday evening. Police were called at about 7.55pm on Friday to reports of a stabbing, report said. Emergency services attended and the victim, believed to be aged 25, was taken to a south London hospital, where he died […]

Sexual assault on woman! Sri Lankan Tamil arrested in Canada

Sexual assault on woman! Sri Lankan Tamil arrested in Canada

A 25-year-old Sri Lankan Tamil was arrested in connection with the alleged sexual assault on a women in Scarborough (Toronto) on Canada Day. According to the police report, a 43-year-old woman began to walk away from the man when he allegedly became aggressive towards her and then grabbed her and sexually assaulted her. Police also […]