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Elect Mahinda Rajapakse for the Eelam 3 war

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Pakistan backing out of Iran-India gas project to please US

From M Rama Rao - Reporting for Asian Tribune from New Delhi

Pakistan is willing to back out of $7.2 billion Iran-Pakistan-India gas pipeline project in return for US according to Pak parity with India in civilian nuclear technology sector.

LTTE Balasingham defeated in Norway elections but new foreign policy expected to tilt more to the LTTE

From our Oslo correspondent

Yogarajah Balasingham, the LTTE agent who was hoping to get a seat in the Norwegian Parliament as a candidate of the Labour Party, did not come anywhere near the winning margin. The LTTE was hoping that he would win but he lost as he was at the bottom of the list of Labour Party candidates headed by the Labour Party leader, Jens Stoltenberg. Only six candidates of the Labour won in Oslo. Balasingham was 18th in the list. Post your comments

British police suspect 7/7 mastermind is in Pakistan

From M Rama Rao - Reporting for Asian Tribune from New Delhi

Two months after the terrorist attacks on London tube, sleuths appear to be zeroing in finally on the whereabouts of the mastermind and his accomplices.

Erik Solheim ruled out as new Norwegian Foreign Minister

From our Oslo correspondent

Erik Solheim is not likely to get the post of the Foreign Minister even though he is the spokesperson on foreign affairs of his party, Socialist Left (SV - Sosialistisk Venstreparti), -- one of the partners in the centre-left coalition of Jens Stoltenberg, the Labour Leader and the next Prime Minster.Post your comments

Pak committed to promote regional cooperation: PM Aziz

By Iqbal Hussain Khan Yousafzai Asian Tribune

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz has said Pakistan has committed to promote regional and multi-lateral cooperation having an objective to upscale the living standards of its people.

President Kumaratunga slams the Supreme Court consisting of her appointees

H. L. D. Mahindapala - Melbourne & Mendaka Abeysekera - Beijing

President Chandrika Kumaratunga has done it again. First she and her brother, Anura Bandaranaike, the Foreign Minister, attacked the presidential candidate of their party (SLFP), Mahinda Rajapakse, after endorsing him as their nominee. Anura Bandaranaike said that he has been hijacked by the “extremists” – i.e. the JVP. Post your comments

Gearing up Bihar battle, BJP’s wordy duel with Congress

From M Rama Rao - Reporting for Asian Tribune from New Delhi

Fresh from an organizational crisis India’s main opposition, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is gearing up for the Bihar battle. So are the other players in the fray, notably Lalu Prasad Yadav, the strongman of the Rastriya Janata Dal, who is also the Federal Minister for Railways.

National liberation movements, no justification.............

[b]National liberation movements, no justification for terrorism [/b]

Daya Gamage – US Correspondent for Asian Tribune

[b]New York, N.Y., 14 September (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Discussing the final ‘Outcome Document’ of the United Nations to be presented to heads of state and government who will meet for the 60th General Assembly September 14-16 in New York, two top United States Department o

LTTE Balasingham defeated in Norway elections but new ......

[b]LTTE Balasingham defeated in Norway elections but new foreign policy expected to tilt more to the LTTE[/b]

From our Oslo correspondent

[b] Oslo, 14 September, (Asiantribune.com):[/b] Yogarajah Balasingham, the LTTE agent who was hoping to get a seat in the Norwegian Parliament as a candidate of the Labour Party, did not come anywhere near the winning margin.

Erik Solheim ruled out as new Norwegian Foreign Minister

[b]Erik Solheim ruled out as new Norwegian Foreign Minister[/b]

From our Oslo correspondent

[b] Oslo, 14 September, (Asiantribune.com): [/b] Erik Solheim is not likely to get the post of the Foreign Minister even though he is the spokesperson on foreign affairs of his party, Socialist Left (SV) ( Sosialistisk Venstreparti or SV), -- one of the partners in the centre-left coalition of Jens St

President Kumaratunga slams the Supreme Court consisting of

[b]President Kumaratunga slams the Supreme Court consisting of her appointees[/b]

H. L. D. Mahindapala - Melbourne & Mendaka Abeysekera - Beijing

[b] Beijing, 14 September, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]President Chandrika Kumaratunga has done it again.

National liberation movements, no justification for terrorism

Daya Gamage – US Correspondent for Asian Tribune

Discussing the final ‘Outcome Document’ of the United Nations to be presented to heads of state and government who will meet for the 60th General Assembly September 14-16 in New York, two top United States Department of State officials emphasized at a press briefing here on Tuesday, September 12 that national liberation movements no longer can be justified as reasons for terrorism.Post your comments


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